The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wrexham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 12 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 12.00% 30.77% 30.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 40.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
North Wales

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 Wrexham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wrexham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 84.00% 76.92% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 7
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

WPF
Salary Trend in Wrexham

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

WPF Salary Trend in Wrexham

WPF
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
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