The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / North West
Rank 96 89 146
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +57
Permanent jobs citing WPF 177 165 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.98% 2.97% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.10% 8.00% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 169 146 99
Median salary £40,000 £43,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +33.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2494 2062 2810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.97% 37.13% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 1799 2488
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

WPF
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WPF Salary Trend in the North West

WPF
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

WPF Salary Histogram in the North West

WPF
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Manchester -17 130 £41,500 -12.63% 9
Cheshire +10 31 £39,000 +11.42% 10
Merseyside - 17 £51,250 - 2
Lancashire -7 5 £21,500 -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 North West region with a requirement for WPF.

1 342 (96.88%) C#
2 336 (95.18%) .NET
3 226 (64.02%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (61.76%) WCF
5 200 (56.66%) ASP.NET
6 189 (53.54%) MVC
7 188 (53.26%) SQL Server
8 163 (46.18%) TDD
9 157 (44.48%) SQL
10 142 (40.23%) NUnit
11 136 (38.53%) Scrum
12 128 (36.26%) MVVM
13 127 (35.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 124 (35.13%) .NET Framework
15 116 (32.86%) Continuous Integration
16 114 (32.29%) Kanban
17 105 (29.75%) WinForms
17 105 (29.75%) OO
18 100 (28.33%) Dependency Injection
19 99 (28.05%) MSTest
20 94 (26.63%) JavaScript
21 88 (24.93%) Entity Framework
21 88 (24.93%) SQL Server 2014
22 85 (24.08%) jQuery
23 79 (22.38%) Windows
24 78 (22.10%) Software Engineering
24 78 (22.10%) Finance
25 77 (21.81%) HTML
25 77 (21.81%) VB.NET
26 73 (20.68%) RESTful

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 31 (8.78%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.85%) CMS
4 3 (0.85%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.57%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.28%) Confluence
6 1 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (2.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 62 (17.56%) Amazon AWS
1 62 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.70%) GitHub
4 5 (1.42%) SaaS
5 2 (0.57%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.67%) Internet
2 5 (1.42%) Broadband
2 5 (1.42%) Intranet
3 2 (0.57%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.57%) RFID
4 1 (0.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (53.26%) SQL Server
2 88 (24.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 31 (8.78%) MongoDB
4 23 (6.52%) Big Data
5 14 (3.97%) MySQL
6 13 (3.68%) NoSQL
7 11 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 142 (40.23%) NUnit
2 99 (28.05%) MSTest
3 69 (19.55%) Moq
4 68 (19.26%) Rhino Mocks
5 47 (13.31%) Git (software)
6 46 (13.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (9.35%) TeamCity
8 26 (7.37%) JIRA
9 22 (6.23%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.98%) AccuRev
11 5 (1.42%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.57%) Fiddler
13 2 (0.57%) Gerrit
13 2 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
14 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 78 (22.10%) Finance
2 33 (9.35%) Marketing
3 29 (8.22%) Games
4 9 (2.55%) Advertising
4 9 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.27%) Legal
6 5 (1.42%) Local Government
7 4 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.85%) Electronics
8 3 (0.85%) Retail
9 2 (0.57%) Back Office
9 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 288 (81.59%) Developer
2 215 (60.91%) .NET Developer
3 145 (41.08%) C# Developer
4 88 (24.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 71 (20.11%) Senior Developer
6 63 (17.85%) Lead Developer
7 61 (17.28%) Senior C# Developer
8 56 (15.86%) Software Engineer
9 53 (15.01%) Junior
10 52 (14.73%) Software Developer
11 50 (14.16%) Lead C# Developer
11 50 (14.16%) Senior .NET Developer
12 47 (13.31%) Junior Developer
13 46 (13.03%) Lead .NET Developer
14 44 (12.46%) C# Software Engineer
14 44 (12.46%) Graduate
14 44 (12.46%) Graduate Developer
14 44 (12.46%) Junior .NET Developer
15 43 (12.18%) .NET Software Developer
15 43 (12.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (95.18%) .NET
2 218 (61.76%) WCF
3 200 (56.66%) ASP.NET
4 127 (35.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 124 (35.13%) .NET Framework
6 105 (29.75%) WinForms
7 88 (24.93%) Entity Framework
8 85 (24.08%) jQuery
9 77 (21.81%) HTML
10 73 (20.68%) RESTful
11 72 (20.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 69 (19.55%) AngularJS
12 69 (19.55%) CSS
13 65 (18.41%) Unity DI Container
14 64 (18.13%) Castle Windsor
14 64 (18.13%) Ninject
14 64 (18.13%) Spring.NET
15 55 (15.58%) Web Services
16 45 (12.75%) LINQ
16 45 (12.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.41%) Inversion of Control
2 44 (12.46%) Computer Science
3 38 (10.76%) Xbox
4 15 (4.25%) Tandem
5 13 (3.68%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (1.70%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.42%) Kindle
10 5 (1.42%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.13%) NHS
11 4 (1.13%) Streaming Music
12 2 (0.57%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.57%) iPad
12 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.28%) Fintech
13 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 79 (22.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (64.02%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (53.54%) MVC
3 163 (46.18%) TDD
4 136 (38.53%) Scrum
5 128 (36.26%) MVVM
6 116 (32.86%) Continuous Integration
7 114 (32.29%) Kanban
8 105 (29.75%) OO
9 100 (28.33%) Dependency Injection
10 78 (22.10%) Software Engineering
11 57 (16.15%) Web Application Development
12 52 (14.73%) BDD
13 43 (12.18%) Machine Learning
14 37 (10.48%) Multithreading
15 36 (10.20%) Web Development
16 30 (8.50%) UML
17 28 (7.93%) Mentoring
18 26 (7.37%) DSDM
18 26 (7.37%) RUP
18 26 (7.37%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 342 (96.88%) C#
2 157 (44.48%) SQL
3 94 (26.63%) JavaScript
4 77 (21.81%) VB.NET
5 57 (16.15%) T-SQL
6 50 (14.16%) VB
7 42 (11.90%) C++
8 40 (11.33%) Java
9 35 (9.92%) Ruby
10 34 (9.63%) PL/SQL
11 31 (8.78%) F#
12 8 (2.27%) C
13 4 (1.13%) VBA
14 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.57%) Python
14 2 (0.57%) R
15 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.28%) VB6
15 1 (0.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (2.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.68%) QA
System Software
1 14 (3.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (8.78%) Kibana
2 5 (1.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (1.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 58 (16.43%) Google
3 6 (1.70%) IBM
4 2 (0.57%) Cisco
4 2 (0.57%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle
4 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.57%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.28%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
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