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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 99 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 97 95 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.52% 2.34% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.51% 5.24% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 93 83 70
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,800 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1489 1812 1908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.71% 44.62% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1536 1707
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Stockport -4 9 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Bolton +7 2 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Cheadle - 1 £47,500 -
Oldham - 1 £38,500 -
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 196 (100.00%) C#
2 182 (92.86%) .NET
3 156 (79.59%) WCF
4 137 (69.90%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (53.57%) ASP.NET
6 102 (52.04%) SQL Server
7 101 (51.53%) TDD
8 81 (41.33%) JavaScript
9 76 (38.78%) NUnit
10 73 (37.24%) HTML
11 72 (36.73%) SQL
12 71 (36.22%) OO
12 71 (36.22%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (33.67%) Windows
13 66 (33.67%) Scrum
14 65 (33.16%) Web Services
15 64 (32.65%) MVC
16 63 (32.14%) LINQ
17 62 (31.63%) MVVM
18 59 (30.10%) XML
19 56 (28.57%) UML
19 56 (28.57%) Finance
19 56 (28.57%) Software Engineering
20 54 (27.55%) jQuery
21 53 (27.04%) ASP.NET MVC
21 53 (27.04%) CSS
22 49 (25.00%) SOAP
23 46 (23.47%) .NET Framework
24 44 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
25 43 (21.94%) REST

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (0.51%) IIS
1 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.10%) Broadband
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (52.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.55%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.02%) SQLite
5 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 76 (38.78%) NUnit
2 41 (20.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (19.90%) Git (software)
4 30 (15.31%) MSTest
5 17 (8.67%) Moq
6 15 (7.65%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (6.12%) Visual Studio
8 10 (5.10%) Jasmine
9 7 (3.57%) Subversion
10 5 (2.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.53%) InstallShield
11 3 (1.53%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.02%) FxCop
12 2 (1.02%) StyleCop
12 2 (1.02%) Gerrit
12 2 (1.02%) WiX
13 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.51%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 56 (28.57%) Finance
2 12 (6.12%) Games
3 11 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.04%) Retail
5 3 (1.53%) Automotive
6 2 (1.02%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 152 (77.55%) Developer
2 97 (49.49%) C# Developer
3 82 (41.84%) .NET Developer
4 53 (27.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (25.51%) Senior Developer
6 40 (20.41%) Software Developer
6 40 (20.41%) Senior C# Developer
7 36 (18.37%) Senior .NET Developer
8 35 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (17.35%) Agile C# Developer
10 27 (13.78%) C# Software Developer
10 27 (13.78%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (11.22%) Lead Developer
11 22 (11.22%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (10.71%) Software Engineer
13 13 (6.63%) C# Software Engineer
13 13 (6.63%) .NET Software Engineer
14 12 (6.12%) Consultant
15 9 (4.59%) Software Consultant
16 7 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (92.86%) .NET
2 156 (79.59%) WCF
3 105 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 73 (37.24%) HTML
5 65 (33.16%) Web Services
6 63 (32.14%) LINQ
7 59 (30.10%) XML
8 54 (27.55%) jQuery
9 53 (27.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (27.04%) CSS
10 49 (25.00%) SOAP
11 46 (23.47%) .NET Framework
12 43 (21.94%) REST
13 41 (20.92%) WinForms
14 36 (18.37%) MSMQ
15 28 (14.29%) Entity Framework
16 27 (13.78%) RESTful
16 27 (13.78%) AngularJS
17 24 (12.24%) Silverlight
18 19 (9.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.69%) Inversion of Control
3 15 (7.65%) N-Tier
4 12 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.10%) Xbox
6 5 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.04%) NHS
8 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.02%) Proteomics
10 1 (0.51%) DTV
10 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.67%) Windows
2 2 (1.02%) Linux
2 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.51%) Android
3 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (69.90%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (51.53%) TDD
3 71 (36.22%) Continuous Integration
3 71 (36.22%) OO
4 66 (33.67%) Scrum
5 64 (32.65%) MVC
6 62 (31.63%) MVVM
7 56 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 56 (28.57%) UML
8 25 (12.76%) BDD
9 24 (12.24%) Kanban
10 19 (9.69%) Unit Testing
11 17 (8.67%) Dependency Injection
11 17 (8.67%) E-Commerce
12 16 (8.16%) SDLC
13 15 (7.65%) OOP
14 13 (6.63%) RUP
14 13 (6.63%) DSDM
14 13 (6.63%) Service Delivery
14 13 (6.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 196 (100.00%) C#
2 81 (41.33%) JavaScript
3 72 (36.73%) SQL
4 36 (18.37%) VBA
5 32 (16.33%) T-SQL
6 28 (14.29%) C++
7 19 (9.69%) Java
8 13 (6.63%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.59%) C
10 6 (3.06%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.04%) Scala
12 3 (1.53%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.02%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.02%) XAML
13 2 (1.02%) Ruby
13 2 (1.02%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (8.16%) Degree
2 7 (3.57%) MCSD
2 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.57%) MCPD
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) HL7
2 5 (2.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.06%) Oracle
2 6 (3.06%) SAP
3 2 (1.02%) VMware
3 2 (1.02%) Wonderware
4 1 (0.51%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.51%) Avaya
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Altrincham
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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