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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 110 132 93
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -39
Permanent jobs citing WPF 128 136 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.26% 2.09% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.99% 5.14% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 124 117 177
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WPF
England

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
2137 2647 3308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.67% 40.75% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1828 2227 2828
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Manchester 0 91 £52,500 +31.25% 17
Cheshire +26 31 £37,500 +50.00% 6
Lancashire +4 4 £31,250 -3.84% 2
Merseyside +13 2 £34,000 - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 288 (100.00%) C#
2 276 (95.83%) .NET
3 198 (68.75%) WCF
4 192 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 174 (60.42%) ASP.NET
6 144 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 143 (49.65%) MVC
8 131 (45.49%) OO
9 120 (41.67%) Scrum
9 120 (41.67%) TDD
10 110 (38.19%) .NET Framework
11 109 (37.85%) Continuous Integration
12 102 (35.42%) NUnit
13 100 (34.72%) Windows
13 100 (34.72%) JavaScript
14 98 (34.03%) WinForms
15 96 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 95 (32.99%) Web Services
17 94 (32.64%) Software Engineering
17 94 (32.64%) MVVM
18 93 (32.29%) SQL
18 93 (32.29%) HTML
19 87 (30.21%) CSS
20 75 (26.04%) jQuery
20 75 (26.04%) Entity Framework
21 71 (24.65%) MSTest
21 71 (24.65%) Team Foundation Server
22 64 (22.22%) Finance
23 62 (21.53%) Kanban
24 58 (20.14%) Dependency Injection

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (5.21%) Node.js
2 7 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.08%) IIS
4 2 (0.69%) CMS
4 2 (0.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (18.75%) Internet
2 15 (5.21%) HTTP
3 5 (1.74%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (5.21%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (5.21%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.43%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.39%) SQLite
9 1 (0.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) MySQL
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 102 (35.42%) NUnit
2 71 (24.65%) MSTest
2 71 (24.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (17.01%) Moq
4 47 (16.32%) Rhino Mocks
5 32 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 26 (9.03%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.78%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.39%) FxCop
8 4 (1.39%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.39%) StyleCop
8 4 (1.39%) WiX
9 3 (1.04%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.69%) PowerBuilder
10 2 (0.69%) Selenium
11 1 (0.35%) Maven
11 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 64 (22.22%) Finance
2 17 (5.90%) Games
3 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.39%) Marketing
4 2 (0.69%) Electronics
4 2 (0.69%) Retail
4 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 195 (67.71%) Developer
2 132 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 128 (44.44%) .NET Developer
4 70 (24.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 59 (20.49%) Lead Developer
6 57 (19.79%) Senior Developer
6 57 (19.79%) Software Engineer
7 54 (18.75%) Senior C# Developer
8 50 (17.36%) C# Software Engineer
9 46 (15.97%) .NET Software Engineer
10 45 (15.63%) WPF Developer
11 42 (14.58%) C# WPF Developer
12 40 (13.89%) Lead C# Developer
13 38 (13.19%) Lead .NET Developer
14 30 (10.42%) Software Developer
15 29 (10.07%) ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (10.07%) C# Software Developer
16 28 (9.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 27 (9.38%) Junior .NET Developer
17 27 (9.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (95.83%) .NET
2 198 (68.75%) WCF
3 174 (60.42%) ASP.NET
4 110 (38.19%) .NET Framework
5 98 (34.03%) WinForms
6 96 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 95 (32.99%) Web Services
8 93 (32.29%) HTML
9 87 (30.21%) CSS
10 75 (26.04%) Entity Framework
10 75 (26.04%) jQuery
11 54 (18.75%) LINQ
12 49 (17.01%) Ninject
13 47 (16.32%) Unity DI Container
14 45 (15.63%) Castle Windsor
14 45 (15.63%) Spring.NET
15 42 (14.58%) XML
16 41 (14.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 40 (13.89%) SOAP
18 38 (13.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.32%) Inversion of Control
2 33 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (11.46%) Computer Science
3 28 (9.72%) N-Tier
4 26 (9.03%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (6.94%) Social Network
6 9 (3.13%) iPad
7 5 (1.74%) Health Informatics
7 5 (1.74%) Informatics
7 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.74%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.39%) Xbox
9 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.35%) NHS
10 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 100 (34.72%) Windows
2 4 (1.39%) Linux
2 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.35%) Android
3 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (49.65%) MVC
3 131 (45.49%) OO
4 120 (41.67%) Scrum
4 120 (41.67%) TDD
5 109 (37.85%) Continuous Integration
6 94 (32.64%) MVVM
6 94 (32.64%) Software Engineering
7 62 (21.53%) Kanban
8 58 (20.14%) Dependency Injection
9 54 (18.75%) SOA
10 51 (17.71%) Mentoring
11 39 (13.54%) Machine Learning
11 39 (13.54%) UML
12 37 (12.85%) Web Application Development
13 25 (8.68%) BDD
13 25 (8.68%) DSDM
13 25 (8.68%) Multithreading
13 25 (8.68%) RUP
13 25 (8.68%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 288 (100.00%) C#
2 100 (34.72%) JavaScript
3 93 (32.29%) SQL
4 46 (15.97%) T-SQL
5 44 (15.28%) Java
6 29 (10.07%) C++
7 25 (8.68%) PL/SQL
8 24 (8.33%) VB.NET
9 19 (6.60%) VB
10 16 (5.56%) TypeScript
11 11 (3.82%) Ruby
12 9 (3.13%) VBA
13 7 (2.43%) F#
14 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.04%) C
15 3 (1.04%) Scala
16 1 (0.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (5.90%) Degree
2 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.39%) HL7
1 4 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.43%) Kibana
2 4 (1.39%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 37 (12.85%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.03%) Twitter
3 21 (7.29%) Facebook
4 7 (2.43%) Google
5 5 (1.74%) VMware
6 4 (1.39%) Wonderware
7 3 (1.04%) Oracle
8 2 (0.69%) SAP
9 1 (0.35%) Progress
9 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
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