The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 74 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.83% 2.87% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 5.97% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WPF
Hampshire

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 Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 318 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 27.51% 47.96% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 172 272 242
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WPF
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

WPF Salary Trend in Basingstoke

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 11 (42.31%) C++
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) WinForms
7 9 (34.62%) XML
8 8 (30.77%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) MVC
8 8 (30.77%) JSON
9 7 (26.92%) Ajax
9 7 (26.92%) jQuery
9 7 (26.92%) Java
9 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (26.92%) CSS
10 6 (23.08%) TDD
10 6 (23.08%) WCF
11 5 (19.23%) XPath
11 5 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (19.23%) XQuery
11 5 (19.23%) XSLT
11 5 (19.23%) VC++
12 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
13 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
13 3 (11.54%) InstallShield
14 2 (7.69%) Cisco
14 2 (7.69%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (11.54%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) WiX
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Trac
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 22 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Graduate
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 10 (38.46%) WinForms
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) XML
5 8 (30.77%) JSON
6 7 (26.92%) Ajax
6 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 7 (26.92%) jQuery
7 6 (23.08%) WCF
8 5 (19.23%) XSLT
9 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 2 (7.69%) Web Services
11 1 (3.85%) RESTful
11 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.85%) Ninject
11 1 (3.85%) REST
11 1 (3.85%) Bing Maps
11 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (3.85%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) C++
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) VC++
5 5 (19.23%) XQuery
5 5 (19.23%) XPath
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Thunderhead