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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.73% 1.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +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 Chester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 63 78 56
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 45.99% 49.06% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 65 37
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 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

WPF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Moq
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
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