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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 104 135 106
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -29
Permanent jobs citing WPF 171 138 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.73% 2.04% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.43% 5.14% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 149 129 168
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
2661 2686 3185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.48% 39.69% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2289 2323 2720
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,230
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +10 117 £42,500 - 8
Cheshire +42 44 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Lancashire +17 8 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Merseyside -15 2 - - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 307 (97.15%) C#
2 300 (94.94%) .NET
3 216 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (62.34%) ASP.NET
5 195 (61.71%) WCF
6 184 (58.23%) SQL Server
7 173 (54.75%) MVC
8 165 (52.22%) TDD
9 148 (46.84%) Scrum
10 128 (40.51%) MVVM
11 126 (39.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 123 (38.92%) SQL
13 121 (38.29%) .NET Framework
14 119 (37.66%) NUnit
15 106 (33.54%) Continuous Integration
16 105 (33.23%) WinForms
17 102 (32.28%) OO
18 101 (31.96%) Kanban
19 99 (31.33%) JavaScript
20 96 (30.38%) MSTest
21 94 (29.75%) Dependency Injection
22 92 (29.11%) Windows
23 88 (27.85%) Finance
23 88 (27.85%) jQuery
24 83 (26.27%) HTML
25 81 (25.63%) Software Engineering
26 78 (24.68%) RESTful
26 78 (24.68%) Entity Framework
27 77 (24.37%) SQL Server 2014
28 76 (24.05%) Web Services

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 26 (8.23%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (2.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 65 (20.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.39%) Internet
2 6 (1.90%) Intranet
3 3 (0.95%) Bluetooth
3 3 (0.95%) HTTP
3 3 (0.95%) RFID
4 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (58.23%) SQL Server
2 77 (24.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (8.23%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (4.43%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.53%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.63%) MySQL
12 1 (0.32%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 119 (37.66%) NUnit
2 96 (30.38%) MSTest
3 66 (20.89%) Moq
3 66 (20.89%) Rhino Mocks
4 49 (15.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (8.86%) Git (software)
6 26 (8.23%) TeamCity
7 17 (5.38%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.90%) JIRA
11 4 (1.27%) AccuRev
11 4 (1.27%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.32%) PowerBuilder
General
1 88 (27.85%) Finance
2 28 (8.86%) Marketing
3 27 (8.54%) Games
4 9 (2.85%) Retail
5 4 (1.27%) Advertising
5 4 (1.27%) Electronics
5 4 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.95%) Back Office
6 3 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 246 (77.85%) Developer
2 186 (58.86%) .NET Developer
3 118 (37.34%) C# Developer
4 75 (23.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 62 (19.62%) Software Engineer
6 59 (18.67%) Senior Developer
7 54 (17.09%) Junior
8 53 (16.77%) Junior .NET Developer
8 53 (16.77%) Junior Developer
9 52 (16.46%) Graduate
9 52 (16.46%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 52 (16.46%) Graduate Developer
10 51 (16.14%) .NET Software Engineer
11 45 (14.24%) Software Developer
12 43 (13.61%) Senior C# Developer
13 40 (12.66%) C# Software Engineer
14 39 (12.34%) Lead Developer
15 38 (12.03%) .NET Software Developer
16 37 (11.71%) C# WPF Developer
16 37 (11.71%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (94.94%) .NET
2 197 (62.34%) ASP.NET
3 195 (61.71%) WCF
4 126 (39.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 121 (38.29%) .NET Framework
6 105 (33.23%) WinForms
7 88 (27.85%) jQuery
8 83 (26.27%) HTML
9 78 (24.68%) Entity Framework
9 78 (24.68%) RESTful
10 76 (24.05%) Web Services
11 75 (23.73%) CSS
12 68 (21.52%) Ninject
13 66 (20.89%) Castle Windsor
13 66 (20.89%) Spring.NET
13 66 (20.89%) Unity DI Container
14 61 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
15 58 (18.35%) AngularJS
16 53 (16.77%) XML
17 52 (16.46%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 66 (20.89%) Inversion of Control
2 61 (19.30%) Computer Science
3 33 (10.44%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (6.33%) Xbox
6 14 (4.43%) Social Network
7 10 (3.16%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.22%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.90%) Kindle
10 5 (1.58%) iPad
11 4 (1.27%) NHS
11 4 (1.27%) Tandem
12 3 (0.95%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.95%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 92 (29.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (54.75%) MVC
3 165 (52.22%) TDD
4 148 (46.84%) Scrum
5 128 (40.51%) MVVM
6 106 (33.54%) Continuous Integration
7 102 (32.28%) OO
8 101 (31.96%) Kanban
9 94 (29.75%) Dependency Injection
10 81 (25.63%) Software Engineering
11 59 (18.67%) BDD
11 59 (18.67%) Web Application Development
12 41 (12.97%) Web Development
13 36 (11.39%) Multithreading
14 34 (10.76%) UML
15 29 (9.18%) Mentoring
16 26 (8.23%) DSDM
16 26 (8.23%) RUP
16 26 (8.23%) Service Delivery
16 26 (8.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 307 (97.15%) C#
2 123 (38.92%) SQL
3 99 (31.33%) JavaScript
4 66 (20.89%) VB.NET
5 56 (17.72%) T-SQL
6 48 (15.19%) VB
7 38 (12.03%) Java
8 35 (11.08%) C++
9 30 (9.49%) Ruby
10 28 (8.86%) PL/SQL
11 26 (8.23%) F#
12 8 (2.53%) VBA
13 7 (2.22%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.95%) C
14 3 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (6.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (8.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 54 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.18%) Google
3 14 (4.43%) Facebook
3 14 (4.43%) Twitter
4 2 (0.63%) Cisco
4 2 (0.63%) VMware
5 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle
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