The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 151 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 44 99 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.05% 2.64% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 5.23% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 97 155
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1777 1894 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.32% 50.44% 53.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1695 2135
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,472 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 December 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Manchester

WPF
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 16 £20,000 - 1
Bolton 0 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Stockport -10 2 £36,750 -16.47% 2
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 127 (95.49%) C#
2 126 (94.74%) .NET
3 92 (69.17%) ASP.NET
4 86 (64.66%) WCF
5 82 (61.65%) SQL Server
6 81 (60.90%) MVC
7 78 (58.65%) HTML
8 68 (51.13%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (47.37%) OO
10 61 (45.86%) CSS
11 50 (37.59%) .NET Framework
12 48 (36.09%) JavaScript
13 42 (31.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 40 (30.08%) WinForms
15 38 (28.57%) VB.NET
16 33 (24.81%) Team Foundation Server
17 32 (24.06%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (24.06%) Software Engineering
18 31 (23.31%) jQuery
19 29 (21.80%) LINQ
20 28 (21.05%) Unit Testing
21 26 (19.55%) SQL Server 2008
22 24 (18.05%) Silverlight
22 24 (18.05%) HTML5
22 24 (18.05%) Finance
22 24 (18.05%) SQL Server 2005
22 24 (18.05%) Degree
22 24 (18.05%) E-Commerce
23 22 (16.54%) OOD
23 22 (16.54%) XML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.01%) Node.js
2 2 (1.50%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.75%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.01%) Internet
1 4 (3.01%) Firewall
2 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (61.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (19.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (18.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (12.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (24.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (14.29%) NUnit
3 15 (11.28%) Moq
4 7 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.51%) Xcode
6 4 (3.01%) Subversion
7 2 (1.50%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.50%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (1.50%) MSTest
8 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (18.05%) Finance
2 8 (6.02%) Retail
3 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.50%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (84.21%) Developer
2 69 (51.88%) .NET Developer
3 62 (46.62%) C# Developer
4 42 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (27.82%) Software Developer
6 30 (22.56%) Senior Developer
7 28 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
8 24 (18.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (17.29%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 21 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (15.04%) Lead Developer
12 16 (12.03%) .NET Software Developer
13 15 (11.28%) C# Software Developer
14 13 (9.77%) Architect
15 11 (8.27%) Technical Architect
16 7 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
17 6 (4.51%) Software Engineer
17 6 (4.51%) Mobile Developer
18 5 (3.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (94.74%) .NET
2 92 (69.17%) ASP.NET
3 86 (64.66%) WCF
4 78 (58.65%) HTML
5 61 (45.86%) CSS
6 50 (37.59%) .NET Framework
7 42 (31.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 40 (30.08%) WinForms
9 32 (24.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (23.31%) jQuery
11 29 (21.80%) LINQ
12 24 (18.05%) Silverlight
12 24 (18.05%) HTML5
13 22 (16.54%) XML
14 16 (12.03%) ADO.NET
15 11 (8.27%) REST
16 9 (6.77%) XSLT
17 8 (6.02%) XHTML
17 8 (6.02%) Web Services
18 7 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.28%) Mathematics
2 15 (11.28%) Physics
3 7 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.01%) Tandem
5 3 (2.26%) User Experience
6 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.75%) LIMS
7 1 (0.75%) GIS
7 1 (0.75%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.79%) Windows
2 7 (5.26%) Android
2 7 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.26%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (60.90%) MVC
2 68 (51.13%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (47.37%) OO
4 32 (24.06%) Software Engineering
5 28 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 24 (18.05%) E-Commerce
7 22 (16.54%) OOD
8 15 (11.28%) TDD
9 14 (10.53%) MVVM
10 13 (9.77%) Web Development
11 12 (9.02%) UML
12 10 (7.52%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (6.02%) Mentoring
14 7 (5.26%) Scrum
14 7 (5.26%) Waterfall
15 6 (4.51%) Software Architecture
15 6 (4.51%) CRM
15 6 (4.51%) Project Management
15 6 (4.51%) Risk Management
15 6 (4.51%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 127 (95.49%) C#
2 48 (36.09%) JavaScript
3 38 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 16 (12.03%) SQL
4 16 (12.03%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.77%) Java
6 8 (6.02%) XAML
7 6 (4.51%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.76%) C++
9 2 (1.50%) VB
9 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.75%) C
10 1 (0.75%) Scala
10 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (18.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.27%) Oracle
3 7 (5.26%) Google
4 6 (4.51%) Apple
5 3 (2.26%) Telerik
6 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
Stockport
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, 26 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago