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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 45 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 3 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.07% 3.32% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 9.09% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.67%  
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 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 145 132 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 51.79% 36.57% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 136 121 158
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +16.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicester region with a requirement for WPF.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) WinForms
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) Algorithms
5 5 (45.45%) MVVM
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Electronics
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) JIRA
7 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
7 3 (27.27%) WiX
7 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
7 3 (27.27%) Perforce
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (27.27%) OOD
7 3 (27.27%) NUnit
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
8 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (18.18%) Jenkins

WPF
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) NUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) WiX
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) WinForms
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Algorithms
2 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
3 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) MVVM
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Perforce
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