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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 112 92 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -31
Permanent jobs citing WPF 69 98 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.78% 2.57% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 5.27% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 54 96 154
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £33,750 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £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
1636 1861 2092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.23% 48.87% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1632 1888
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Wigan 0 13 - - 2
Stockport -2 8 £42,500 -4.49% 6
Bolton -6 1 £24,500 -38.75%
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 119 (95.20%) C#
2 109 (87.20%) .NET
3 78 (62.40%) ASP.NET
4 69 (55.20%) SQL Server
5 68 (54.40%) WCF
6 67 (53.60%) HTML
7 54 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 47 (37.60%) JavaScript
10 44 (35.20%) CSS
11 43 (34.40%) OO
11 43 (34.40%) MVC
12 42 (33.60%) Windows
13 37 (29.60%) .NET Framework
14 33 (26.40%) LINQ
14 33 (26.40%) MVVM
15 32 (25.60%) Silverlight
16 29 (23.20%) TDD
16 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (23.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 27 (21.60%) HTML5
17 27 (21.60%) SQL
18 26 (20.80%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (20.00%) XML
20 23 (18.40%) Finance
21 22 (17.60%) NUnit
22 21 (16.80%) VB.NET
22 21 (16.80%) jQuery
22 21 (16.80%) REST
23 20 (16.00%) Microsoft

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (2.40%) Node.js
2 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) IIS
3 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.80%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) Broadband
2 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (55.20%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (17.60%) NUnit
3 12 (9.60%) Subversion
4 8 (6.40%) MSTest
5 7 (5.60%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.80%) Xcode
6 6 (4.80%) Moq
7 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.60%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.80%) InstallShield
General
1 23 (18.40%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Publishing
3 4 (3.20%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.20%) Games
4 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Back Office
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (83.20%) Developer
2 65 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 42 (33.60%) C# Developer
4 30 (24.00%) Software Developer
5 27 (21.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (15.20%) Senior Developer
7 16 (12.80%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (12.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (12.00%) Software Engineer
9 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (10.40%) Senior C# Developer
11 12 (9.60%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (9.60%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (8.80%) Lead Developer
13 7 (5.60%) Agile C# Developer
14 6 (4.80%) .NET Software Developer
14 6 (4.80%) Mobile Developer
15 5 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
15 5 (4.00%) Junior
16 4 (3.20%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (87.20%) .NET
2 78 (62.40%) ASP.NET
3 68 (54.40%) WCF
4 67 (53.60%) HTML
5 44 (35.20%) CSS
6 37 (29.60%) .NET Framework
7 33 (26.40%) LINQ
8 32 (25.60%) Silverlight
9 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (23.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 27 (21.60%) HTML5
11 25 (20.00%) XML
12 21 (16.80%) jQuery
12 21 (16.80%) REST
13 18 (14.40%) WinForms
14 14 (11.20%) Web Services
15 12 (9.60%) SOAP
16 11 (8.80%) WF
17 10 (8.00%) Ajax
18 8 (6.40%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.40%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.80%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.00%) Physics
6 3 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.40%) LIMS
7 2 (1.60%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.60%) Informatics
8 1 (0.80%) GIS
8 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.60%) Windows
2 8 (6.40%) Android
2 8 (6.40%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.60%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 43 (34.40%) OO
3 43 (34.40%) MVC
4 33 (26.40%) MVVM
5 29 (23.20%) TDD
6 18 (14.40%) E-Commerce
7 17 (13.60%) UML
8 14 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.60%) Web Development
10 10 (8.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.40%) Scrum
12 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.80%) OOP
12 6 (4.80%) Risk Management
12 6 (4.80%) Android Development
12 6 (4.80%) iOS Development
12 6 (4.80%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (95.20%) C#
2 47 (37.60%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.60%) SQL
4 21 (16.80%) VB.NET
5 15 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 14 (11.20%) Java
6 14 (11.20%) C++
7 13 (10.40%) XAML
8 8 (6.40%) C
9 7 (5.60%) VBA
10 6 (4.80%) Objective-C
11 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.40%) Scala
13 2 (1.60%) VB
14 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) Degree
2 6 (4.80%) VCP4
3 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) Google
3 6 (4.80%) Apple
3 6 (4.80%) Telerik
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle
4 4 (3.20%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.80%) Infragistics
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £30,000 - £45,000+ PA
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Stockport
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Stockport
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Wigan
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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