The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 12 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 13.08% 2.01% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.42% 6.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.84% 32.89% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 37
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
West Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 18 (100.00%) WinForms
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) Project Management
4 9 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) MQSeries
4 9 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (50.00%) IBM
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (50.00%) MVVM
4 9 (50.00%) CSS3
4 9 (50.00%) Change Control
4 9 (50.00%) Relational Database

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 9 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 18 (100.00%) WinForms
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) HTML5
2 9 (50.00%) CSS3
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Scrum
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
1 9 (50.00%) TDD
1 9 (50.00%) MVVM
1 9 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) IBM
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