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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 96 89 107
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 99 103 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.75% 2.88% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 6.89% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 99 99 78
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
1493 1496 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.50% 41.79% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1279 1463
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +5 5 £42,500 -
Cheadle +8 1 £47,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £43,500 - 1
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 194 (100.00%) C#
2 193 (99.48%) .NET
3 142 (73.20%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (72.68%) WCF
5 120 (61.86%) ASP.NET
6 105 (54.12%) SQL Server
7 104 (53.61%) MVC
8 103 (53.09%) OO
9 92 (47.42%) TDD
9 92 (47.42%) Scrum
10 81 (41.75%) SQL
11 78 (40.21%) Web Services
12 74 (38.14%) JavaScript
13 73 (37.63%) .NET Framework
14 68 (35.05%) HTML
15 66 (34.02%) Entity Framework
16 65 (33.51%) Software Engineering
17 64 (32.99%) ASP.NET MVC
18 63 (32.47%) jQuery
19 62 (31.96%) NUnit
19 62 (31.96%) RESTful
20 61 (31.44%) Continuous Integration
21 59 (30.41%) CSS
22 53 (27.32%) Microsoft Azure
23 51 (26.29%) MVVM
24 49 (25.26%) Finance
25 48 (24.74%) T-SQL
26 45 (23.20%) LINQ
26 45 (23.20%) Team Foundation Server
27 42 (21.65%) MSTest

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 19 (9.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (27.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.89%) Internet
2 6 (3.09%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (54.12%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (9.79%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.09%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.52%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 62 (31.96%) NUnit
2 45 (23.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (21.65%) MSTest
4 20 (10.31%) Git (software)
5 19 (9.79%) TeamCity
6 13 (6.70%) Moq
6 13 (6.70%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.55%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.52%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.52%) JIRA
10 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 49 (25.26%) Finance
2 28 (14.43%) Games
3 16 (8.25%) Marketing
4 9 (4.64%) Retail
5 2 (1.03%) Electronics
5 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 127 (65.46%) Developer
2 82 (42.27%) .NET Developer
3 66 (34.02%) C# Developer
4 43 (22.16%) Lead Developer
5 42 (21.65%) .NET Software Engineer
5 42 (21.65%) Software Engineer
6 40 (20.62%) Senior Developer
7 37 (19.07%) Senior C# Developer
8 34 (17.53%) C# Software Engineer
9 33 (17.01%) Lead C# Developer
10 32 (16.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (12.89%) Lead .NET Developer
12 21 (10.82%) Junior
12 21 (10.82%) Junior .NET Developer
12 21 (10.82%) Junior Developer
13 19 (9.79%) C# WPF Developer
13 19 (9.79%) Graduate
13 19 (9.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 19 (9.79%) Graduate Developer
13 19 (9.79%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (99.48%) .NET
2 141 (72.68%) WCF
3 120 (61.86%) ASP.NET
4 78 (40.21%) Web Services
5 73 (37.63%) .NET Framework
6 68 (35.05%) HTML
7 66 (34.02%) Entity Framework
8 64 (32.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (32.47%) jQuery
10 62 (31.96%) RESTful
11 59 (30.41%) CSS
12 45 (23.20%) LINQ
13 39 (20.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 39 (20.10%) WinForms
13 39 (20.10%) XML
14 36 (18.56%) Silverlight
15 35 (18.04%) AngularJS
16 31 (15.98%) SOAP
17 26 (13.40%) WF
17 26 (13.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.98%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.70%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.15%) iPad
5 9 (4.64%) Xbox
6 8 (4.12%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.52%) Informatics
8 1 (0.52%) Kindle
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (73.20%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (53.61%) MVC
3 103 (53.09%) OO
4 92 (47.42%) Scrum
4 92 (47.42%) TDD
5 65 (33.51%) Software Engineering
6 61 (31.44%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (26.29%) MVVM
8 39 (20.10%) BDD
8 39 (20.10%) Kanban
9 34 (17.53%) Dependency Injection
10 31 (15.98%) UML
11 30 (15.46%) Machine Learning
12 29 (14.95%) SOA
13 27 (13.92%) Multithreading
14 26 (13.40%) DSDM
14 26 (13.40%) RUP
14 26 (13.40%) Service Delivery
14 26 (13.40%) Use Case
15 24 (12.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 194 (100.00%) C#
2 81 (41.75%) SQL
3 74 (38.14%) JavaScript
4 48 (24.74%) T-SQL
5 33 (17.01%) Java
6 27 (13.92%) C++
7 26 (13.40%) PL/SQL
8 21 (10.82%) VB.NET
9 19 (9.79%) F#
9 19 (9.79%) Ruby
10 13 (6.70%) VB
11 7 (3.61%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.06%) VBA
13 1 (0.52%) C
13 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (6.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 19 (9.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.79%) Google
3 3 (1.55%) Twitter
4 2 (1.03%) SAP
5 1 (0.52%) DevExpress
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