The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 96 84 118
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +34
Permanent jobs citing WPF 85 103 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.53% 3.05% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 6.90% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 84 92 63
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WPF
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1359 1493 1753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.51% 44.24% 44.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1281 1486
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WPF
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Manchester region.

WPF Salary Trend in Manchester

WPF
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

WPF Salary Histogram in Manchester

WPF
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +12 3 £42,500 - 2
Cheadle - 3 £47,500 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £43,500 -
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WPF.

1 204 (100.00%) C#
2 201 (98.53%) .NET
3 149 (73.04%) WCF
4 140 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (60.78%) ASP.NET
6 112 (54.90%) OO
7 107 (52.45%) SQL Server
8 96 (47.06%) MVC
9 93 (45.59%) Web Services
10 81 (39.71%) Software Engineering
11 79 (38.73%) TDD
12 77 (37.75%) Scrum
12 77 (37.75%) .NET Framework
12 77 (37.75%) JavaScript
13 75 (36.76%) SQL
14 69 (33.82%) HTML
15 66 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (32.35%) Entity Framework
16 63 (30.88%) CSS
16 63 (30.88%) NUnit
17 61 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
18 60 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
19 55 (26.96%) jQuery
20 54 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
21 51 (25.00%) LINQ
22 50 (24.51%) SOA
23 46 (22.55%) Windows
24 45 (22.06%) WinForms
24 45 (22.06%) MVVM
25 43 (21.08%) RESTful

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.86%) Node.js
2 11 (5.39%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.16%) Internet
2 14 (6.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (52.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (6.86%) Azure SQL Database
3 14 (6.86%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.39%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.47%) SQLite
9 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.49%) Big Data
10 1 (0.49%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 63 (30.88%) NUnit
2 60 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (17.65%) MSTest
4 27 (13.24%) Git (software)
5 18 (8.82%) Visual Studio
6 11 (5.39%) Moq
6 11 (5.39%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.47%) FxCop
8 3 (1.47%) Gerrit
8 3 (1.47%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.47%) StyleCop
8 3 (1.47%) WiX
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.49%) Selenium
10 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 41 (20.10%) Finance
2 21 (10.29%) Games
3 7 (3.43%) Marketing
4 2 (0.98%) Electronics
4 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.98%) Retail
4 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 122 (59.80%) Developer
2 82 (40.20%) C# Developer
3 71 (34.80%) .NET Developer
4 50 (24.51%) Lead Developer
5 48 (23.53%) Software Engineer
6 45 (22.06%) .NET Software Engineer
6 45 (22.06%) Senior C# Developer
6 45 (22.06%) Senior Developer
7 44 (21.57%) C# Software Engineer
8 34 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
9 29 (14.22%) Lead .NET Developer
10 19 (9.31%) C# Software Developer
10 19 (9.31%) C# WPF Developer
10 19 (9.31%) WPF Developer
11 18 (8.82%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 18 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (8.82%) Software Developer
11 18 (8.82%) Software Manager
12 15 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (98.53%) .NET
2 149 (73.04%) WCF
3 124 (60.78%) ASP.NET
4 93 (45.59%) Web Services
5 77 (37.75%) .NET Framework
6 69 (33.82%) HTML
7 66 (32.35%) Entity Framework
8 63 (30.88%) CSS
9 61 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 55 (26.96%) jQuery
11 51 (25.00%) LINQ
12 45 (22.06%) WinForms
13 43 (21.08%) RESTful
14 36 (17.65%) XML
15 32 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 32 (15.69%) SOAP
16 31 (15.20%) AngularJS
17 28 (13.73%) Silverlight
18 27 (13.24%) REST
18 27 (13.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.29%) N-Tier
3 20 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.39%) iPad
5 9 (4.41%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.45%) Health Informatics
6 5 (2.45%) Informatics
6 5 (2.45%) Xbox
7 4 (1.96%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.55%) Windows
2 3 (1.47%) Linux
2 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (54.90%) OO
3 96 (47.06%) MVC
4 81 (39.71%) Software Engineering
5 79 (38.73%) TDD
6 77 (37.75%) Scrum
7 66 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (24.51%) SOA
9 45 (22.06%) MVVM
10 42 (20.59%) Mentoring
11 39 (19.12%) Machine Learning
12 35 (17.16%) UML
13 28 (13.73%) Kanban
13 28 (13.73%) Multithreading
14 27 (13.24%) BDD
15 25 (12.25%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (12.25%) DSDM
15 25 (12.25%) RUP
15 25 (12.25%) Service Delivery
15 25 (12.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 204 (100.00%) C#
2 77 (37.75%) JavaScript
3 75 (36.76%) SQL
4 42 (20.59%) Java
5 40 (19.61%) T-SQL
6 29 (14.22%) C++
7 25 (12.25%) PL/SQL
8 15 (7.35%) TypeScript
9 14 (6.86%) Ruby
10 11 (5.39%) F#
10 11 (5.39%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.94%) VBA
12 5 (2.45%) VB
13 3 (1.47%) C
13 3 (1.47%) Scala
13 3 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) HL7
1 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.39%) Kibana
2 3 (1.47%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 16 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.39%) Google
3 5 (2.45%) Twitter
4 3 (1.47%) VMware
4 3 (1.47%) Wonderware
5 2 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.49%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.49%) Facebook
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, 25 Days Holiday, Bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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