The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.37% 3.72% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 9.01% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 5
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WPF
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 222 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.47% 41.26% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 114 171 189
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) Risk Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) XAML
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) MVVM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA