Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 45 50
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.78% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 0.63% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Chester median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% -36.84% +15.85%
10th Percentile £43,750 £27,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £55,750 £32,500 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% +6.67%

WPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 128 158 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 45.55% 54.11% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 118 147 145
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £24,775 £27,500 £24,050
90th Percentile £60,375 £54,250 £52,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% -6.25%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Chester

WPF
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for WPF in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for WPF.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) F#
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) F#
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google