The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 47 39 49
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.04% 2.53% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 5.97% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
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 Leicester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 179 134 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 45.55% 42.41% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 161 127 151
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

WPF
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for WPF in Leicester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicester region with a requirement for WPF.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) .NET
3 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 14 (53.85%) MVC
4 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 13 (50.00%) OO
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 11 (42.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
7 10 (38.46%) C++
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 9 (34.62%) WinForms
9 8 (30.77%) TDD
9 8 (30.77%) Ruby
9 8 (30.77%) MSMQ
9 8 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
9 8 (30.77%) Kibana
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (30.77%) Node.js
9 8 (30.77%) MVVM
9 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
9 8 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 8 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (30.77%) TeamCity
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) NUnit
4 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 2 (7.69%) WiX
General
1 6 (23.08%) Aerospace
2 4 (15.38%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Messaging Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (11.54%) HTML Developer
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 3 (11.54%) WPF Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Architect
8 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (42.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 9 (34.62%) WinForms
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (30.77%) MSMQ
7 8 (30.77%) Node.js
7 8 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (30.77%) RESTful
8 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) jQuery
8 6 (23.08%) WCF
9 5 (19.23%) HTML5
10 4 (15.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.54%) Smartphone
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) MVC
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (30.77%) Kanban
3 8 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 8 (30.77%) MVVM
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
5 3 (11.54%) OOD
5 3 (11.54%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) CQRS
6 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) C++
3 8 (30.77%) F#
3 8 (30.77%) Ruby
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.54%) XAML
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (30.77%) Kibana
1 8 (30.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Telerik
4 2 (7.69%) Perforce
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago