The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 44 70
Rank change year-on-year -18 +26  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 52 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.61% 4.67% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.78% 12.00% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 42
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 592 375 627
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 41.05% 38.94% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 483 342 526
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for WPF in Cheshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Cheshire

WPF
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ellesmere Port - 18 £40,000 -
Warrington -26 16 £62,500 +72.41% 1
Crewe - 13 £42,500 -
Knutsford - 4 £31,250 -
Chester - 1 £30,000 - 2
WPF
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 97 (100.00%) C#
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (81.44%) MVC
3 75 (77.32%) ASP.NET
4 72 (74.23%) TDD
5 68 (70.10%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (69.07%) Dependency Injection
7 65 (67.01%) Microsoft
8 64 (65.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 54 (55.67%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (53.61%) SQL Server
11 41 (42.27%) SOLID
12 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 38 (39.18%) jQuery
14 36 (37.11%) Kanban
14 36 (37.11%) SaaS
14 36 (37.11%) OO
15 35 (36.08%) MongoDB
15 35 (36.08%) RESTful
16 28 (28.87%) AngularJS
17 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 27 (27.84%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (27.84%) KnockoutJS
17 27 (27.84%) Node.js
18 26 (26.80%) RabbitMQ
18 26 (26.80%) Web Application Development
18 26 (26.80%) F#
18 26 (26.80%) TeamCity
18 26 (26.80%) Multithreading
18 26 (26.80%) WSUS

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (26.80%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 36 (37.11%) SaaS
2 27 (27.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.03%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (53.61%) SQL Server
2 35 (36.08%) MongoDB
3 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (9.28%) MySQL
4 9 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) TeamCity
2 11 (11.34%) JIRA
2 11 (11.34%) Selenium
3 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.15%) MSTest
3 5 (5.15%) NUnit
4 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.03%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.03%) Xcode
General
1 5 (5.15%) Music Industry
2 3 (3.09%) Advertising
3 2 (2.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (93.81%) Developer
2 79 (81.44%) .NET Developer
3 51 (52.58%) Software Developer
4 40 (41.24%) .NET Software Developer
5 38 (39.18%) C# Developer
6 37 (38.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (38.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (38.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (37.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 36 (37.11%) C# Software Developer
8 26 (26.80%) Messaging Developer
9 8 (8.25%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Agile Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Machine Learning Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (2.06%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 2 (2.06%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (77.32%) ASP.NET
3 64 (65.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 38 (39.18%) jQuery
6 35 (36.08%) RESTful
7 28 (28.87%) AngularJS
8 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 27 (27.84%) KnockoutJS
8 27 (27.84%) Node.js
9 26 (26.80%) MSMQ
9 26 (26.80%) RabbitMQ
9 26 (26.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (25.77%) WinForms
11 18 (18.56%) WCF
12 12 (12.37%) .NET Framework
12 12 (12.37%) Entity Framework
13 10 (10.31%) SOAP
13 10 (10.31%) Web Services
14 9 (9.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.06%) iPad
4 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (81.44%) MVC
2 72 (74.23%) TDD
3 68 (70.10%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (69.07%) Dependency Injection
5 54 (55.67%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (42.27%) SOLID
7 36 (37.11%) Kanban
7 36 (37.11%) OO
8 26 (26.80%) Multithreading
8 26 (26.80%) Web Application Development
9 14 (14.43%) MVVM
10 13 (13.40%) Scrum
11 12 (12.37%) Waterfall
12 11 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (11.34%) Test Automation
12 11 (11.34%) Unit Testing
13 9 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (9.28%) SOA
13 9 (9.28%) Web Development
14 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (26.80%) F#
2 26 (26.80%) Ruby
3 20 (20.62%) VB.NET
4 18 (18.56%) SQL
5 11 (11.34%) Java
5 11 (11.34%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.28%) VB
6 9 (9.28%) XPath
6 9 (9.28%) XQuery
7 4 (4.12%) C++
8 3 (3.09%) C
9 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.06%) VB6
10 1 (1.03%) ES6
10 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.03%) PHP
10 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (26.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 26 (26.80%) Kibana
1 26 (26.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (67.01%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) Google
4 3 (3.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) Xamarin
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago