The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 59 45 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.40% 3.53% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 7.93% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 5
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £36,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
212 290 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.57% 44.55% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 157 248 247
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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
Birkenhead +6 1 £40,000 -
Liverpool -3 1 £62,500 +25.00% 1
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) GAMP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GAMP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft