The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 44 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 29 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.66% 7.42% 5.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.00% 15.82% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 25
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +30.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WPF
Cheshire

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 Warrington region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
223 158 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 43.55% 46.88% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 211 146 216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

WPF
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

WPF Salary Trend in Warrington

WPF
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Warrington

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 63 (100.00%) C#
1 63 (100.00%) WinForms
2 59 (93.65%) MVVM
3 56 (88.89%) TDD
4 53 (84.13%) .NET
5 47 (74.60%) Scrum
5 47 (74.60%) Windows
5 47 (74.60%) NUnit
5 47 (74.60%) Rhino Mocks
5 47 (74.60%) Moq
5 47 (74.60%) Castle Windsor
5 47 (74.60%) Ninject
5 47 (74.60%) Kanban
5 47 (74.60%) Spring.NET
5 47 (74.60%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (74.60%) Dependency Injection
5 47 (74.60%) Inversion of Control
5 47 (74.60%) MSTest
5 47 (74.60%) Unity DI Container
6 34 (53.97%) WCF
7 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET
7 32 (50.79%) MVC
7 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 27 (42.86%) .NET Framework
10 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
10 26 (41.27%) Internet
10 26 (41.27%) VB
10 26 (41.27%) VB.NET
10 26 (41.27%) Web Application Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (74.60%) NUnit
1 47 (74.60%) Rhino Mocks
1 47 (74.60%) Moq
1 47 (74.60%) MSTest
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (82.54%) Developer
2 47 (74.60%) .NET Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Junior Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Junior .NET Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Graduate Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Junior
3 26 (41.27%) Graduate
4 8 (12.70%) Team Leader
4 8 (12.70%) Software Team Leader
5 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.17%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (3.17%) WPF Developer
8 2 (3.17%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) WinForms
2 53 (84.13%) .NET
3 47 (74.60%) Castle Windsor
3 47 (74.60%) Ninject
3 47 (74.60%) Spring.NET
3 47 (74.60%) Unity DI Container
4 34 (53.97%) WCF
5 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET
5 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 27 (42.86%) .NET Framework
8 24 (38.10%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (11.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 47 (74.60%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
3 15 (23.81%) Social Network
3 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (19.05%) N-Tier
5 6 (9.52%) NHS
5 6 (9.52%) SystemC
6 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (93.65%) MVVM
2 56 (88.89%) TDD
3 47 (74.60%) Scrum
3 47 (74.60%) Kanban
3 47 (74.60%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (74.60%) Dependency Injection
4 32 (50.79%) MVC
5 26 (41.27%) Web Application Development
6 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
7 12 (19.05%) OO
8 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.11%) OOP
8 7 (11.11%) OOD
9 6 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.76%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.76%) Matrix Management
11 3 (4.76%) Product Management
12 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (41.27%) VB
2 26 (41.27%) VB.NET
3 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.11%) SQL
5 6 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.35%) MCP
1 4 (6.35%) MCAD
1 4 (6.35%) MCSD
1 4 (6.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Facebook
1 15 (23.81%) Twitter
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
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