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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 91 139 69
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -70
Permanent jobs citing WPF 162 124 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.86% 1.75% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.72% 4.31% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 147 107 226
Average salary £47,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2099 2876 3246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.05% 40.70% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 2538 2894
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 +83 129 £55,000 +37.50% 21
Cheshire +12 30 £35,000 -6.66% 13
Merseyside -18 2 £34,000 +23.63%
Lancashire -3 1 - -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 314 (99.68%) C#
2 296 (93.97%) .NET
3 236 (74.92%) WCF
4 206 (65.40%) ASP.NET
5 204 (64.76%) Agile Software Development
6 163 (51.75%) MVC
7 140 (44.44%) SQL Server
8 134 (42.54%) OO
9 128 (40.63%) .NET Framework
10 126 (40.00%) Scrum
11 122 (38.73%) TDD
11 122 (38.73%) JavaScript
12 118 (37.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 116 (36.83%) Continuous Integration
13 116 (36.83%) Windows
14 111 (35.24%) CSS
14 111 (35.24%) HTML
15 110 (34.92%) NUnit
16 104 (33.02%) WinForms
16 104 (33.02%) MVVM
17 97 (30.79%) Web Services
18 94 (29.84%) SQL
19 93 (29.52%) Software Engineering
20 91 (28.89%) jQuery
21 81 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
22 80 (25.40%) Entity Framework
23 77 (24.44%) MSTest
24 70 (22.22%) LINQ
25 67 (21.27%) Kanban
26 61 (19.37%) Finance

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 18 (5.71%) Node.js
2 6 (1.90%) IIS
3 3 (0.95%) ColdFusion
4 2 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 42 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (14.92%) Internet
2 16 (5.08%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.08%) Azure SQL Database
2 16 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 15 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.59%) SQLite
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) MySQL
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 110 (34.92%) NUnit
2 81 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (24.44%) MSTest
4 56 (17.78%) Moq
5 53 (16.83%) Rhino Mocks
6 35 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 30 (9.52%) Git (software)
8 7 (2.22%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.59%) FxCop
9 5 (1.59%) Gerrit
9 5 (1.59%) StyleCop
9 5 (1.59%) WiX
10 3 (0.95%) PowerBuilder
10 3 (0.95%) Subversion
11 2 (0.63%) Selenium
11 2 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.32%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (19.37%) Finance
2 10 (3.17%) Retail
3 8 (2.54%) Games
4 5 (1.59%) Banking
5 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Marketing
6 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 225 (71.43%) Developer
2 156 (49.52%) .NET Developer
3 140 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 83 (26.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (21.90%) Senior Developer
6 66 (20.95%) Lead Developer
7 60 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
7 60 (19.05%) Software Engineer
8 57 (18.10%) C# Software Engineer
9 50 (15.87%) ASP.NET Developer
10 49 (15.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 49 (15.56%) Lead .NET Developer
10 49 (15.56%) Lead C# Developer
11 43 (13.65%) .NET Software Engineer
11 43 (13.65%) Senior .NET Developer
12 35 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 33 (10.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 33 (10.48%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
14 32 (10.16%) Software Developer
15 23 (7.30%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (93.97%) .NET
2 236 (74.92%) WCF
3 206 (65.40%) ASP.NET
4 128 (40.63%) .NET Framework
5 118 (37.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 111 (35.24%) CSS
6 111 (35.24%) HTML
7 104 (33.02%) WinForms
8 97 (30.79%) Web Services
9 91 (28.89%) jQuery
10 80 (25.40%) Entity Framework
11 70 (22.22%) LINQ
12 60 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 56 (17.78%) Ninject
14 55 (17.46%) REST
15 53 (16.83%) Unity DI Container
16 52 (16.51%) XML
17 51 (16.19%) Castle Windsor
17 51 (16.19%) Spring.NET
18 50 (15.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.83%) Inversion of Control
2 34 (10.79%) Computer Science
2 34 (10.79%) N-Tier
3 32 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.40%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.49%) Social Network
6 6 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.90%) User Experience
6 6 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.59%) Health Informatics
7 5 (1.59%) Informatics
8 4 (1.27%) NHS
9 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.63%) EPoS
11 1 (0.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 116 (36.83%) Windows
2 5 (1.59%) Linux
2 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.32%) Android
3 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (64.76%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (51.75%) MVC
3 134 (42.54%) OO
4 126 (40.00%) Scrum
5 122 (38.73%) TDD
6 116 (36.83%) Continuous Integration
7 104 (33.02%) MVVM
8 93 (29.52%) Software Engineering
9 67 (21.27%) Kanban
10 58 (18.41%) Dependency Injection
11 53 (16.83%) SOA
12 49 (15.56%) Mentoring
13 48 (15.24%) Web Application Development
14 46 (14.60%) UML
15 26 (8.25%) DSDM
15 26 (8.25%) RUP
15 26 (8.25%) Service Delivery
15 26 (8.25%) Use Case
16 25 (7.94%) Machine Learning
17 23 (7.30%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 314 (99.68%) C#
2 122 (38.73%) JavaScript
3 94 (29.84%) SQL
4 48 (15.24%) Java
5 41 (13.02%) T-SQL
6 35 (11.11%) C++
7 28 (8.89%) VB.NET
8 27 (8.57%) PL/SQL
9 26 (8.25%) VB
10 16 (5.08%) TypeScript
11 14 (4.44%) VBA
12 6 (1.90%) C
12 6 (1.90%) Scala
13 5 (1.59%) Ruby
13 5 (1.59%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.32%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (6.67%) Degree
2 5 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.59%) HL7
1 5 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.59%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 45 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.44%) Twitter
3 12 (3.81%) Facebook
4 7 (2.22%) Oracle
5 5 (1.59%) VMware
5 5 (1.59%) Wonderware
6 2 (0.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
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