The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 18 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 63 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.72% 2.55% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.12% 6.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
243 150 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.75% 42.49% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 193 122 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Hertfordshire

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WPF
Salary Trend in Watford

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

WPF Salary Trend in Watford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 14 (87.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 14 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (81.25%) Degree
4 13 (81.25%) HL7
4 13 (81.25%) Reactive Extensions
4 13 (81.25%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) WinForms
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Broadband
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) NUnit
6 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
6 1 (6.25%) SaaS
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 14 (87.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 13 (81.25%) Reactive Extensions
3 13 (81.25%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
5 1 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (6.25%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Scrum
1 1 (6.25%) OO
1 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
1 1 (6.25%) OOD
1 1 (6.25%) TDD
1 1 (6.25%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) HL7