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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 104 122 90
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -32
Permanent jobs citing WPF 160 154 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.62% 2.30% 2.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.42% 5.82% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 149 144 198
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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
2492 2648 3302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.80% 39.48% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2162 2280 2782
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +8 105 £43,500 +2.35% 14
Cheshire +34 51 £40,000 - 5
Lancashire +4 2 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Merseyside -10 2 - - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 282 (97.58%) C#
2 273 (94.46%) .NET
3 201 (69.55%) Agile Software Development
4 175 (60.55%) ASP.NET
5 174 (60.21%) WCF
6 166 (57.44%) SQL Server
7 153 (52.94%) TDD
8 150 (51.90%) MVC
9 140 (48.44%) Scrum
10 120 (41.52%) MVVM
11 110 (38.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 108 (37.37%) NUnit
13 107 (37.02%) SQL
14 106 (36.68%) .NET Framework
15 105 (36.33%) Continuous Integration
16 102 (35.29%) WinForms
17 100 (34.60%) OO
18 93 (32.18%) Kanban
19 92 (31.83%) MSTest
20 88 (30.45%) Dependency Injection
21 86 (29.76%) Windows
22 85 (29.41%) JavaScript
23 83 (28.72%) Finance
24 79 (27.34%) Web Services
25 77 (26.64%) jQuery
26 71 (24.57%) HTML
27 69 (23.88%) Software Engineering
27 69 (23.88%) RESTful
27 69 (23.88%) Entity Framework
28 68 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014

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 24 (8.30%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.77%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.35%) CMS
3 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (10.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.15%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.04%) HTTP
2 3 (1.04%) RFID
3 2 (0.69%) Intranet
3 2 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (57.44%) SQL Server
2 68 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 24 (8.30%) MongoDB
4 22 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.81%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.35%) Big Data
10 1 (0.35%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 108 (37.37%) NUnit
2 92 (31.83%) MSTest
3 62 (21.45%) Moq
3 62 (21.45%) Rhino Mocks
4 49 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (8.30%) TeamCity
6 17 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 14 (4.84%) Visual Studio
8 9 (3.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.38%) AccuRev
10 4 (1.38%) JIRA
11 3 (1.04%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.35%) Maven
12 1 (0.35%) PowerBuilder
12 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 83 (28.72%) Finance
2 30 (10.38%) Games
3 22 (7.61%) Marketing
4 9 (3.11%) Retail
5 6 (2.08%) Electronics
5 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.04%) Back Office
7 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 226 (78.20%) Developer
2 164 (56.75%) .NET Developer
3 113 (39.10%) C# Developer
4 69 (23.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (20.76%) Senior Developer
6 53 (18.34%) Software Engineer
7 51 (17.65%) Junior
7 51 (17.65%) Junior .NET Developer
7 51 (17.65%) Junior Developer
8 49 (16.96%) Graduate
8 49 (16.96%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 49 (16.96%) Graduate Developer
9 46 (15.92%) .NET Software Engineer
9 46 (15.92%) Software Developer
10 45 (15.57%) Senior C# Developer
11 44 (15.22%) C# WPF Developer
11 44 (15.22%) WPF Developer
12 37 (12.80%) Lead Developer
13 35 (12.11%) .NET Software Developer
13 35 (12.11%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (94.46%) .NET
2 175 (60.55%) ASP.NET
3 174 (60.21%) WCF
4 110 (38.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 106 (36.68%) .NET Framework
6 102 (35.29%) WinForms
7 79 (27.34%) Web Services
8 77 (26.64%) jQuery
9 71 (24.57%) HTML
10 69 (23.88%) Entity Framework
10 69 (23.88%) RESTful
11 66 (22.84%) CSS
12 64 (22.15%) Ninject
13 62 (21.45%) Castle Windsor
13 62 (21.45%) Spring.NET
13 62 (21.45%) Unity DI Container
14 53 (18.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 50 (17.30%) XML
16 49 (16.96%) LINQ
17 45 (15.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.45%) Inversion of Control
2 60 (20.76%) Computer Science
3 36 (12.46%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.23%) Social Network
6 11 (3.81%) Xbox
7 10 (3.46%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.77%) iPad
8 8 (2.77%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.04%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.04%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.69%) Kindle
10 2 (0.69%) NHS
10 2 (0.69%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 86 (29.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (69.55%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (52.94%) TDD
3 150 (51.90%) MVC
4 140 (48.44%) Scrum
5 120 (41.52%) MVVM
6 105 (36.33%) Continuous Integration
7 100 (34.60%) OO
8 93 (32.18%) Kanban
9 88 (30.45%) Dependency Injection
10 69 (23.88%) Software Engineering
11 53 (18.34%) Web Application Development
12 51 (17.65%) BDD
13 38 (13.15%) Web Development
14 35 (12.11%) UML
15 30 (10.38%) Multithreading
16 29 (10.03%) Mentoring
17 26 (9.00%) DSDM
17 26 (9.00%) RUP
17 26 (9.00%) Service Delivery
17 26 (9.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 282 (97.58%) C#
2 107 (37.02%) SQL
3 85 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 57 (19.72%) VB.NET
5 55 (19.03%) T-SQL
6 43 (14.88%) VB
7 38 (13.15%) Java
8 33 (11.42%) C++
9 27 (9.34%) PL/SQL
10 25 (8.65%) Ruby
11 24 (8.30%) F#
12 8 (2.77%) VBA
13 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (7.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (8.30%) Kibana
Vendors
1 44 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.30%) Google
3 18 (6.23%) Facebook
3 18 (6.23%) Twitter
4 2 (0.69%) Cisco
4 2 (0.69%) SAP
4 2 (0.69%) VMware
5 1 (0.35%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle
5 1 (0.35%) Progress
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