The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 23 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 12 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 7.64% 1.99% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.95% 5.88% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £52,500 £39,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.91% +58.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
86 51 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 54.78% 33.77% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 75 48 49
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Oxfordshire

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

WPF
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

WPF Salary Trend in Abingdon

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 15 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (73.33%) Degree
3 11 (73.33%) C++
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
7 6 (40.00%) OO
7 6 (40.00%) OOD
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (40.00%) Open Source
7 6 (40.00%) Silverlight
7 6 (40.00%) C++/CLI
7 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (40.00%) Puppet
7 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (33.33%) ETL
8 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 4 (26.67%) WCF
10 3 (20.00%) WinForms
10 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) MSTest
2 2 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (13.33%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 3 (20.00%) WinForms
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (13.33%) Ninject
5 2 (13.33%) Spring.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (6.67%) LINQ
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Tandem
3 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) OOD
5 5 (33.33%) ETL
5 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban
6 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (13.33%) MVVM
6 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) C++/CLI
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Orchard