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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 92 116 80
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -36
Permanent jobs citing WPF 96 75 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.65% 1.87% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.07% 4.06% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83 73 135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1582 1849 2160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.74% 46.05% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1592 1971
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 £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +11 12 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Stockport +13 10 £42,500 - 1
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 144 (98.63%) C#
2 127 (86.99%) .NET
3 81 (55.48%) ASP.NET
4 79 (54.11%) SQL Server
5 78 (53.42%) WCF
6 65 (44.52%) HTML
7 63 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (39.04%) Software Engineering
8 57 (39.04%) Windows
9 54 (36.99%) TDD
10 49 (33.56%) JavaScript
11 48 (32.88%) OO
12 45 (30.82%) MVVM
13 43 (29.45%) .NET Framework
14 42 (28.77%) MVC
15 41 (28.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 40 (27.40%) CSS
17 37 (25.34%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (24.66%) NUnit
19 35 (23.97%) SQL
19 35 (23.97%) Silverlight
20 34 (23.29%) LINQ
21 29 (19.86%) Entity Framework
22 28 (19.18%) HTML5
22 28 (19.18%) XML
23 27 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
24 25 (17.12%) UML
24 25 (17.12%) Web Services
25 24 (16.44%) jQuery
26 23 (15.75%) WinForms

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (1.37%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (8.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) Broadband
2 2 (1.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (54.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.16%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 41 (28.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (24.66%) NUnit
3 18 (12.33%) MSTest
4 14 (9.59%) Subversion
5 12 (8.22%) Git (software)
6 9 (6.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (6.16%) Moq
7 5 (3.42%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.05%) InstallShield
9 2 (1.37%) Xcode
10 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.68%) Selenium
10 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (14.38%) Finance
2 10 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.16%) Games
4 8 (5.48%) Publishing
5 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 123 (84.25%) Developer
2 76 (52.05%) .NET Developer
3 52 (35.62%) C# Developer
4 30 (20.55%) Senior Developer
4 30 (20.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (19.86%) Software Developer
6 26 (17.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 22 (15.07%) Senior C# Developer
7 22 (15.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (12.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (12.33%) Lead Developer
9 17 (11.64%) Software Engineer
10 13 (8.90%) Agile C# Developer
11 12 (8.22%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (3.42%) C# Software Engineer
13 4 (2.74%) Server Engineer
13 4 (2.74%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
14 3 (2.05%) .NET Consultant
14 3 (2.05%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (86.99%) .NET
2 81 (55.48%) ASP.NET
3 78 (53.42%) WCF
4 65 (44.52%) HTML
5 43 (29.45%) .NET Framework
6 40 (27.40%) CSS
7 37 (25.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (23.97%) Silverlight
9 34 (23.29%) LINQ
10 29 (19.86%) Entity Framework
11 28 (19.18%) HTML5
11 28 (19.18%) XML
12 25 (17.12%) Web Services
13 24 (16.44%) jQuery
14 23 (15.75%) WinForms
15 22 (15.07%) REST
16 17 (11.64%) SOAP
17 12 (8.22%) MSMQ
18 11 (7.53%) WF
19 10 (6.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.33%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.42%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.42%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.05%) LIMS
5 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.37%) Proteomics
6 2 (1.37%) Interactive TV
6 2 (1.37%) Informatics
6 2 (1.37%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) DTV
7 1 (0.68%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.04%) Windows
2 4 (2.74%) Android
2 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.05%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (39.04%) Software Engineering
3 54 (36.99%) TDD
4 48 (32.88%) OO
5 45 (30.82%) MVVM
6 42 (28.77%) MVC
7 27 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (17.12%) UML
9 21 (14.38%) Scrum
10 13 (8.90%) OOP
11 12 (8.22%) Kanban
12 9 (6.16%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (6.16%) Multithreading
12 9 (6.16%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.48%) Web Development
13 8 (5.48%) BDD
14 7 (4.79%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.79%) Project Management
15 5 (3.42%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 144 (98.63%) C#
2 49 (33.56%) JavaScript
3 35 (23.97%) SQL
4 21 (14.38%) C++
5 15 (10.27%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.90%) C
7 12 (8.22%) VBA
8 11 (7.53%) XAML
8 11 (7.53%) VB.NET
9 10 (6.85%) Java
10 5 (3.42%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.05%) Scala
11 3 (2.05%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.37%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.37%) VB
13 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (11.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) QA
1 2 (1.37%) HL7
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.11%) Telerik
3 5 (3.42%) DevExpress
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle
5 3 (2.05%) Google
6 2 (1.37%) Apple
7 1 (0.68%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Xamarin
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