The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 22 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 8.40% - 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.64% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Median salary £27,500 - £24,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 59 38 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 45.04% 52.78% 66.47%
Number of salaries quoted 55 28 100
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.45% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing WPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Bolton

WPF
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for WPF in Bolton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for WPF.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) WinForms
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) NUnit
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Kanban
2 9 (69.23%) MVVM
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (38.46%) MSTest
5 5 (38.46%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (38.46%) Ninject
5 5 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (38.46%) Moq
5 5 (38.46%) Spring.NET
5 5 (38.46%) Tandem
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 4 (30.77%) OOD
6 4 (30.77%) Back Office

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) NUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Moq
2 5 (38.46%) MSTest
2 5 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) Gerrit
General
1 4 (30.77%) Automotive
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Junior
4 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) WinForms
2 5 (38.46%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (38.46%) Ninject
2 5 (38.46%) Spring.NET
2 5 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Kanban
1 9 (69.23%) MVVM
1 9 (69.23%) Scrum
1 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (30.77%) OOD
5 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago