The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 176 164 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -64
Permanent jobs citing WPF 48 74 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 1.23% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 3.79% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 73 131
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1282 1951 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.39% 32.51% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1633 1745
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Berkshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WPF
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 29 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Slough -5 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Newbury +7 3 £55,000 +4.76%
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 110 (99.10%) C#
2 104 (93.69%) .NET
3 86 (77.48%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (61.26%) ASP.NET
5 65 (58.56%) SQL Server
6 64 (57.66%) WCF
7 50 (45.05%) Microsoft
8 49 (44.14%) MVC
8 49 (44.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 46 (41.44%) HTML
9 46 (41.44%) SQL
10 43 (38.74%) Windows
11 42 (37.84%) JavaScript
12 37 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (32.43%) Web Services
13 36 (32.43%) Scrum
14 29 (26.13%) HTML5
15 28 (25.23%) MVVM
15 28 (25.23%) WinForms
16 27 (24.32%) Software Engineering
16 27 (24.32%) CSS
17 25 (22.52%) MS Excel
17 25 (22.52%) Web Development
18 24 (21.62%) C++
19 23 (20.72%) RESTful
19 23 (20.72%) Web Application Development
19 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET Web API
20 22 (19.82%) jQuery
21 21 (18.92%) OO
22 20 (18.02%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.90%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (22.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.90%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) GSM
1 8 (7.21%) UMTS
2 1 (0.90%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (58.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) Big Data
2 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.70%) Text Mining
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.70%) DTS
4 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (15.32%) NUnit
2 17 (15.32%) Rhino Mocks
2 17 (15.32%) Moq
3 15 (13.51%) MSTest
4 14 (12.61%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.70%) Subversion
6 3 (2.70%) JIRA
6 3 (2.70%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.80%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (10.81%) Retail
2 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.21%) Finance
4 2 (1.80%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (84.68%) Developer
2 43 (38.74%) .NET Developer
3 35 (31.53%) Software Developer
4 26 (23.42%) C# Developer
5 20 (18.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (15.32%) Software Engineer
7 14 (12.61%) Senior Developer
8 11 (9.91%) Graduate
8 11 (9.91%) Junior
8 11 (9.91%) Junior Developer
9 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (8.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 9 (8.11%) Junior Software Developer
10 9 (8.11%) Junior Software Engineer
10 9 (8.11%) SQL Developer
10 9 (8.11%) Programmer
11 8 (7.21%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (7.21%) Database Engineer
11 8 (7.21%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (93.69%) .NET
2 68 (61.26%) ASP.NET
3 64 (57.66%) WCF
4 49 (44.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (41.44%) HTML
6 36 (32.43%) Web Services
7 29 (26.13%) HTML5
8 28 (25.23%) WinForms
9 27 (24.32%) CSS
10 23 (20.72%) RESTful
10 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (19.82%) jQuery
12 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 15 (13.51%) Unity DI Container
13 15 (13.51%) Spring.NET
13 15 (13.51%) Castle Windsor
13 15 (13.51%) Ninject
14 12 (10.81%) LINQ
14 12 (10.81%) Ajax
15 11 (9.91%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Client/Server
2 15 (13.51%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (7.21%) Tandem
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.50%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.70%) User Experience
6 3 (2.70%) Social Media
7 2 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.80%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.80%) MPEG
7 2 (1.80%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.90%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.90%) Physics
8 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.90%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 43 (38.74%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) Linux
3 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.80%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (77.48%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.14%) MVC
3 37 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (32.43%) Scrum
5 28 (25.23%) MVVM
6 27 (24.32%) Software Engineering
7 25 (22.52%) Web Development
8 23 (20.72%) Web Application Development
9 21 (18.92%) OO
10 20 (18.02%) TDD
10 20 (18.02%) System Testing
11 17 (15.32%) Kanban
12 15 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (8.11%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.21%) OOA/OOD
15 7 (6.31%) Project Management
16 6 (5.41%) PRINCE2
17 5 (4.50%) RAD
17 5 (4.50%) OOD
17 5 (4.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 110 (99.10%) C#
2 46 (41.44%) SQL
3 42 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.62%) C++
5 15 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.60%) VB
7 3 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.70%) C
8 2 (1.80%) XPath
8 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.90%) XAML
9 1 (0.90%) Java
9 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) QA
Vendors
1 50 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.61%) Oracle
3 12 (10.81%) Telerik
4 7 (6.31%) DevExpress
5 3 (2.70%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.90%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.90%) SolidWorks
6 1 (0.90%) Facebook
6 1 (0.90%) Twitter
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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