The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 57 65
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.35% 1.97% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 5.79% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 6
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £36,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £53,750 £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 Leicestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 240 242 294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 46.33% 33.99% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1097 1446
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Leicestershire

WPF
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for WPF in Leicestershire

WPF
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leicester +1 4 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Loughborough - 3 £42,500 - 1
WPF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
3 9 (52.94%) C++
3 9 (52.94%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) WinForms
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) MVVM
5 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
6 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Electronics
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (23.53%) Node.js
8 3 (17.65%) WiX
8 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (17.65%) Kibana

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) NUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
2 3 (17.65%) WiX
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 4 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Messaging Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) WinForms
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Node.js
5 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (17.65%) MSMQ
6 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) CSS
7 2 (11.76%) HTML
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) WCF
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
2 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
3 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVVM
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
4 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
4 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) SOLID
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) F#
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (17.65%) Kibana
1 3 (17.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Perforce
Markfield, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago