The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 31 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.75% 5.97% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 17.76% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 4
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 107 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.37% 33.65% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 54 78 79
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Scotland

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

WPF
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

WPF Salary Trend in Aberdeen

WPF
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft