The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 19 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 4 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.36% 1.05% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.12% 4.41% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 68 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.73% 23.69% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 58
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) WinForms
2 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 7 (58.33%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Delphi
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Parallel Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) WinForms Developer
3 5 (41.67%) WPF Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior WinForms Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior WPF Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Delphi
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle