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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 22 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.44% 1.30% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.59% 4.92% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
29 61 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.73% 26.52% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 54
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) WinForms
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) FoxPro (VFP)

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) WinForms Developer
4 4 (40.00%) WPF Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior WPF Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago