The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 82 49 16
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -33
Permanent jobs citing WPF 22 52 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.63% 3.94% 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.90% 10.74% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 130
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
449 484 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.23% 36.69% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 399 439 510
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WPF
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WPF Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

WPF
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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%) .NET
2 42 (91.30%) C#
3 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
4 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
6 19 (41.30%) WCF
7 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
8 16 (34.78%) WinForms
9 15 (32.61%) Scrum
10 14 (30.43%) TDD
10 14 (30.43%) XML
11 13 (28.26%) Visual Studio
12 12 (26.09%) Multithreading
13 11 (23.91%) Windows
13 11 (23.91%) NUnit
14 10 (21.74%) XAML
15 9 (19.57%) MVC
15 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (17.39%) LINQ
16 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
16 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
16 8 (17.39%) SQL
17 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
17 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
17 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
18 5 (10.87%) MVVM
18 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
18 5 (10.87%) Android
18 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (6.52%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Visual Studio
2 11 (23.91%) NUnit
3 3 (6.52%) MSTest
3 3 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (6.52%) Moq
General
1 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 26 (56.52%) .NET Developer
2 26 (56.52%) C# Developer
3 20 (43.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.52%) WPF Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) WCF
3 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
4 16 (34.78%) WinForms
5 14 (30.43%) XML
6 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 8 (17.39%) LINQ
6 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (6.52%) Spring.NET
8 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.52%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (6.52%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (6.52%) Ninject
8 3 (6.52%) CSS3
8 3 (6.52%) HTML
8 3 (6.52%) CSS
9 1 (2.17%) jQuery
9 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.52%) Tandem
3 3 (6.52%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
3 5 (10.87%) Android
3 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Scrum
3 14 (30.43%) TDD
4 12 (26.09%) Multithreading
5 9 (19.57%) MVC
6 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.87%) MVVM
9 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.70%) RAD
9 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Kanban
10 3 (6.52%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.52%) Project Management
10 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
11 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) C#
2 10 (21.74%) XAML
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) VB
5 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.35%) C
6 2 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCP
3 2 (4.35%) MCAD
3 2 (4.35%) MCSD
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO 9001
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Telerik