The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 45 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.70% 0.82% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 1.77% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 27
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
289 282 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.60% 46.31% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 247 251 317
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
North West

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WPF
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Merseyside region.

WPF Salary Trend in Merseyside

WPF
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Merseyside

WPF
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Liverpool +23 22 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Birkenhead - 2 £40,000 - 2
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 44 (95.65%) C#
1 44 (95.65%) .NET
2 34 (73.91%) WCF
3 30 (65.22%) SQL Server
4 23 (50.00%) MVC
5 22 (47.83%) .NET Framework
6 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
7 14 (30.43%) Scrum
7 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (28.26%) CSS
8 13 (28.26%) HTML
9 12 (26.09%) Java
10 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.91%) Project Management
10 11 (23.91%) Tandem
10 11 (23.91%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (23.91%) Software Architecture
11 10 (21.74%) LINQ
11 10 (21.74%) OO
12 9 (19.57%) TDD
13 8 (17.39%) jQuery
13 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (15.22%) Refactoring
14 7 (15.22%) SQL
14 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
14 7 (15.22%) MVVM
15 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (13.04%) Sybase
15 6 (13.04%) WinForms
15 6 (13.04%) NUnit

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) NUnit
1 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) MSBuild
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
3 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) PhoneGap
5 1 (2.17%) YouTrack
5 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Architect
3 13 (28.26%) Technical Architect
3 13 (28.26%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.17%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.17%) .NET Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) .NET
2 34 (73.91%) WCF
3 22 (47.83%) .NET Framework
4 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
5 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (28.26%) CSS
6 13 (28.26%) HTML
7 10 (21.74%) LINQ
8 8 (17.39%) jQuery
9 6 (13.04%) WinForms
10 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
10 3 (6.52%) WF
10 3 (6.52%) Silverlight
11 2 (4.35%) HTML5
11 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (4.35%) CSS3
12 1 (2.17%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Tandem
2 3 (6.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) MVC
2 14 (30.43%) Scrum
3 11 (23.91%) Project Management
3 11 (23.91%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (23.91%) Software Architecture
4 10 (21.74%) OO
5 9 (19.57%) TDD
6 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.22%) MVVM
7 7 (15.22%) Refactoring
7 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.87%) RUP
8 5 (10.87%) DSDM
8 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.70%) OOD
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.70%) Time Management
10 3 (6.52%) Android Development
10 3 (6.52%) Web Development
11 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) C#
2 12 (26.09%) Java
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) XAML
6 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Sybase
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
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