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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 107 94 141
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +47
Permanent jobs citing WPF 174 171 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.79% 2.78% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.62% 7.21% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 159 148 116
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
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
2627 2373 3061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.08% 38.54% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2315 2045 2667
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 124 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Cheshire -2 32 £27,500 -21.42% 5
Lancashire -3 10 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Merseyside -6 9 £37,500 +2.73% 3
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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.

1 335 (97.38%) C#
2 330 (95.93%) .NET
3 233 (67.73%) WCF
4 225 (65.41%) Agile Software Development
5 204 (59.30%) ASP.NET
6 195 (56.69%) MVC
7 188 (54.65%) SQL Server
8 169 (49.13%) TDD
9 148 (43.02%) SQL
10 145 (42.15%) Scrum
11 141 (40.99%) NUnit
12 129 (37.50%) .NET Framework
12 129 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 128 (37.21%) MVVM
14 107 (31.10%) Continuous Integration
15 102 (29.65%) Kanban
16 101 (29.36%) JavaScript
17 98 (28.49%) OO
17 98 (28.49%) WinForms
18 95 (27.62%) MSTest
19 94 (27.33%) jQuery
20 93 (27.03%) Finance
21 92 (26.74%) Dependency Injection
22 90 (26.16%) Entity Framework
23 86 (25.00%) Windows
24 81 (23.55%) HTML
25 80 (23.26%) Software Engineering
26 78 (22.67%) SQL Server 2014
27 74 (21.51%) CSS
27 74 (21.51%) 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 25 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.87%) CMS
4 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.58%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.29%) Confluence
6 1 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 58 (16.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (6.40%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.58%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (0.58%) PaaS
4 2 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.85%) Internet
2 6 (1.74%) Intranet
3 4 (1.16%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.16%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (54.65%) SQL Server
2 78 (22.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.40%) Big Data
5 16 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (4.36%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.91%) MySQL
7 10 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.45%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 141 (40.99%) NUnit
2 95 (27.62%) MSTest
3 69 (20.06%) Moq
4 68 (19.77%) Rhino Mocks
5 53 (15.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (11.05%) Git (software)
7 27 (7.85%) TeamCity
8 22 (6.40%) Visual Studio
9 19 (5.52%) JIRA
10 7 (2.03%) AccuRev
11 6 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (1.16%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.58%) Fiddler
13 2 (0.58%) PowerBuilder
14 1 (0.29%) Gerrit
14 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 93 (27.03%) Finance
2 33 (9.59%) Marketing
3 25 (7.27%) Games
4 9 (2.62%) Retail
5 8 (2.33%) Advertising
6 4 (1.16%) Electronics
6 4 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.87%) Back Office
7 3 (0.87%) Legal
8 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 280 (81.40%) Developer
2 208 (60.47%) .NET Developer
3 142 (41.28%) C# Developer
4 90 (26.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 78 (22.67%) Senior Developer
6 72 (20.93%) Lead Developer
7 63 (18.31%) Senior C# Developer
7 63 (18.31%) Software Engineer
8 55 (15.99%) Lead C# Developer
9 51 (14.83%) Junior
9 51 (14.83%) Lead .NET Developer
9 51 (14.83%) Senior .NET Developer
10 50 (14.53%) Junior Developer
11 49 (14.24%) Graduate
11 49 (14.24%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 49 (14.24%) Graduate Developer
11 49 (14.24%) Junior .NET Developer
12 48 (13.95%) Software Developer
13 46 (13.37%) .NET Software Engineer
14 45 (13.08%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (95.93%) .NET
2 233 (67.73%) WCF
3 204 (59.30%) ASP.NET
4 129 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 129 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 98 (28.49%) WinForms
6 94 (27.33%) jQuery
7 90 (26.16%) Entity Framework
8 81 (23.55%) HTML
9 74 (21.51%) CSS
9 74 (21.51%) RESTful
10 72 (20.93%) Web Services
11 66 (19.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 66 (19.19%) Unity DI Container
12 65 (18.90%) Castle Windsor
12 65 (18.90%) Ninject
12 65 (18.90%) Spring.NET
13 64 (18.60%) AngularJS
14 53 (15.41%) XML
15 50 (14.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 66 (19.19%) Inversion of Control
2 56 (16.28%) Computer Science
3 40 (11.63%) Xbox
4 21 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.20%) Tandem
7 7 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.74%) Kindle
9 4 (1.16%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.16%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.16%) NHS
9 4 (1.16%) Social Network
10 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.87%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.58%) iPad
11 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.29%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 86 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (65.41%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (56.69%) MVC
3 169 (49.13%) TDD
4 145 (42.15%) Scrum
5 128 (37.21%) MVVM
6 107 (31.10%) Continuous Integration
7 102 (29.65%) Kanban
8 98 (28.49%) OO
9 92 (26.74%) Dependency Injection
10 80 (23.26%) Software Engineering
11 57 (16.57%) Web Application Development
12 56 (16.28%) BDD
13 38 (11.05%) Web Development
14 37 (10.76%) Machine Learning
15 33 (9.59%) UML
16 32 (9.30%) Multithreading
17 28 (8.14%) Mentoring
18 27 (7.85%) E-Commerce
19 25 (7.27%) DSDM
19 25 (7.27%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 335 (97.38%) C#
2 148 (43.02%) SQL
3 101 (29.36%) JavaScript
4 68 (19.77%) VB.NET
5 56 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 51 (14.83%) VB
7 39 (11.34%) C++
8 38 (11.05%) Java
9 30 (8.72%) PL/SQL
10 29 (8.43%) Ruby
11 25 (7.27%) F#
12 8 (2.33%) VBA
13 5 (1.45%) C
13 5 (1.45%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.58%) Python
14 2 (0.58%) R
15 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.29%) VB6
15 1 (0.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (5.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.74%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (7.27%) Kibana
Vendors
1 58 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 50 (14.53%) Google
3 4 (1.16%) Facebook
3 4 (1.16%) Twitter
4 2 (0.58%) Cisco
4 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle
4 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.58%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
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