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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
North West / Manchester
Rank 79 62 155
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +93
Permanent jobs citing WPF 129 124 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.52% 3.89% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.93% 10.14% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 127 114 27
Median salary £40,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,100 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%

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
1626 1223 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.34% 38.36% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1090 1473
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Bolton -12 8 £24,500 -42.35% 1
Stockport -7 6 £42,500 -
Wigan - 2 £52,500 -
Oldham -19 1 £35,000 - 1
Sale - 1 £32,500 - 1
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 248 (98.41%) C#
2 241 (95.63%) .NET
3 179 (71.03%) WCF
4 166 (65.87%) Agile Software Development
5 133 (52.78%) ASP.NET
6 130 (51.59%) MVC
7 126 (50.00%) SQL
8 123 (48.81%) SQL Server
9 105 (41.67%) NUnit
10 99 (39.29%) TDD
11 89 (35.32%) Scrum
12 84 (33.33%) .NET Framework
12 84 (33.33%) OO
13 74 (29.37%) JavaScript
14 73 (28.97%) Continuous Integration
14 73 (28.97%) MVVM
15 72 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 71 (28.17%) Entity Framework
17 70 (27.78%) Finance
18 69 (27.38%) jQuery
19 68 (26.98%) Kanban
20 67 (26.59%) Software Engineering
21 66 (26.19%) MSTest
22 63 (25.00%) RESTful
23 62 (24.60%) Amazon AWS
24 60 (23.81%) HTML
25 59 (23.41%) AngularJS
26 58 (23.02%) SQL Server 2014
27 57 (22.62%) Dependency Injection
27 57 (22.62%) WinForms

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 26 (10.32%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.79%) CMS
3 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.79%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 62 (24.60%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (9.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.79%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (0.79%) GitHub
4 2 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) Intranet
2 3 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (48.81%) SQL Server
2 58 (23.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (10.32%) MongoDB
4 23 (9.13%) Big Data
5 14 (5.56%) MySQL
6 7 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 105 (41.67%) NUnit
2 66 (26.19%) MSTest
3 35 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 35 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (12.70%) Moq
4 32 (12.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 26 (10.32%) TeamCity
6 25 (9.92%) JIRA
7 7 (2.78%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.98%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.79%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.79%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (27.78%) Finance
2 32 (12.70%) Marketing
3 29 (11.51%) Games
4 9 (3.57%) Legal
5 6 (2.38%) Local Government
6 4 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.79%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 190 (75.40%) Developer
2 134 (53.17%) .NET Developer
3 103 (40.87%) C# Developer
4 60 (23.81%) Lead Developer
5 56 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 55 (21.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 53 (21.03%) Senior C# Developer
8 51 (20.24%) Software Engineer
9 50 (19.84%) Lead C# Developer
10 45 (17.86%) Lead .NET Developer
11 43 (17.06%) Senior .NET Developer
12 42 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
13 41 (16.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 38 (15.08%) .NET Software Engineer
15 37 (14.68%) Junior
16 33 (13.10%) .NET Software Developer
17 31 (12.30%) Software Developer
18 30 (11.90%) Junior Developer
19 27 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
19 27 (10.71%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (95.63%) .NET
2 179 (71.03%) WCF
3 133 (52.78%) ASP.NET
4 84 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 72 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 71 (28.17%) Entity Framework
7 69 (27.38%) jQuery
8 63 (25.00%) RESTful
9 60 (23.81%) HTML
10 59 (23.41%) AngularJS
11 57 (22.62%) WinForms
12 53 (21.03%) Web Services
13 49 (19.44%) CSS
14 46 (18.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (15.87%) LINQ
15 40 (15.87%) XML
16 35 (13.89%) WF
17 31 (12.30%) Castle Windsor
17 31 (12.30%) Ninject
17 31 (12.30%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.08%) Xbox
2 31 (12.30%) Inversion of Control
3 26 (10.32%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.98%) Kindle
7 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.59%) NHS
7 4 (1.59%) Tandem
8 2 (0.79%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.40%) Fintech
9 1 (0.40%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (65.87%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (51.59%) MVC
3 99 (39.29%) TDD
4 89 (35.32%) Scrum
5 84 (33.33%) OO
6 73 (28.97%) Continuous Integration
6 73 (28.97%) MVVM
7 68 (26.98%) Kanban
8 67 (26.59%) Software Engineering
9 57 (22.62%) Dependency Injection
10 43 (17.06%) BDD
11 38 (15.08%) Machine Learning
12 31 (12.30%) Multithreading
13 30 (11.90%) UML
13 30 (11.90%) Web Development
14 27 (10.71%) Web Application Development
15 26 (10.32%) DSDM
15 26 (10.32%) RUP
15 26 (10.32%) Service Delivery
15 26 (10.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 248 (98.41%) C#
2 126 (50.00%) SQL
3 74 (29.37%) JavaScript
4 43 (17.06%) VB.NET
5 41 (16.27%) T-SQL
6 40 (15.87%) C++
7 35 (13.89%) Java
8 34 (13.49%) PL/SQL
9 28 (11.11%) VB
10 26 (10.32%) F#
10 26 (10.32%) Ruby
11 8 (3.17%) C
12 4 (1.59%) VBA
13 2 (0.79%) Python
13 2 (0.79%) R
14 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (1.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.16%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (10.32%) Kibana
Vendors
1 54 (21.43%) Google
2 22 (8.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.79%) EPiServer
3 2 (0.79%) IBM
3 2 (0.79%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.40%) DevExpress
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