The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 28 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.76% - 7.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% - 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £38,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WPF
West Yorkshire

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 Wakefield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 78 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 37.40% 33.19% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 28
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

WPF
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Wakefield region.

WPF Salary Trend in Wakefield

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WinForms
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) MQSeries
4 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Tandem
6 3 (30.00%) NUnit
6 3 (30.00%) Retail
6 3 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (30.00%) Moq

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 6 (60.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Moq
1 3 (30.00%) MSTest
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Applications Developer
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WinForms
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (30.00%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (30.00%) Ninject
6 3 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (30.00%) Spring.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (30.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) MVVM
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (30.00%) Kanban
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware