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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 191 155 106
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -49
Permanent jobs citing WPF 38 70 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 1.18% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.85% 3.55% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 70 114
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £22,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £53,750 £52,500
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
1335 1971 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.37% 33.19% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1699 1748
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -13 21 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Newbury +13 5 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Slough -4 5 £40,000 -8.57%
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £35,000 -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 106 (99.07%) C#
2 100 (93.46%) .NET
3 88 (82.24%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (60.75%) WCF
5 64 (59.81%) SQL Server
6 59 (55.14%) ASP.NET
7 55 (51.40%) SQL
8 50 (46.73%) Windows
9 49 (45.79%) MVC
9 49 (45.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (44.86%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
12 40 (37.38%) Scrum
13 37 (34.58%) Web Services
13 37 (34.58%) HTML
14 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
15 31 (28.97%) WinForms
16 30 (28.04%) RESTful
16 30 (28.04%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (27.10%) MVVM
18 26 (24.30%) CSS
18 26 (24.30%) Client/Server
19 23 (21.50%) TDD
20 22 (20.56%) jQuery
21 21 (19.63%) Team Foundation Server
21 21 (19.63%) HTML5
21 21 (19.63%) Web Application Development
21 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 20 (18.69%) System Testing
22 20 (18.69%) Web Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (18.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.93%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) GSM
1 8 (7.48%) UMTS
2 1 (0.93%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (59.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.54%) Big Data
2 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.67%) DTS
4 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.74%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.74%) Text Mining
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (17.76%) NUnit
2 19 (17.76%) MSTest
2 19 (17.76%) Rhino Mocks
2 19 (17.76%) Moq
3 17 (15.89%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (3.74%) Subversion
5 4 (3.74%) JIRA
5 4 (3.74%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.87%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (11.21%) Retail
2 11 (10.28%) Finance
3 9 (8.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 92 (85.98%) Developer
2 48 (44.86%) .NET Developer
3 31 (28.97%) C# Developer
4 26 (24.30%) Software Developer
5 24 (22.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (13.08%) Programmer
6 14 (13.08%) SQL Developer
7 13 (12.15%) Senior Developer
7 13 (12.15%) SQL Programmer
7 13 (12.15%) Database Engineer
8 11 (10.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.35%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (7.48%) Software Engineer
10 8 (7.48%) WPF Developer
11 7 (6.54%) Technical Leader
11 7 (6.54%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (5.61%) Junior Developer
12 6 (5.61%) Graduate
12 6 (5.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (93.46%) .NET
2 65 (60.75%) WCF
3 59 (55.14%) ASP.NET
4 49 (45.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (34.58%) HTML
5 37 (34.58%) Web Services
6 31 (28.97%) WinForms
7 30 (28.04%) RESTful
7 30 (28.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (24.30%) CSS
9 22 (20.56%) jQuery
10 21 (19.63%) HTML5
10 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 19 (17.76%) Unity DI Container
11 19 (17.76%) Spring.NET
11 19 (17.76%) Castle Windsor
11 19 (17.76%) Ninject
12 13 (12.15%) XML
13 11 (10.28%) Ajax
13 11 (10.28%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.30%) Client/Server
2 19 (17.76%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (7.48%) Tandem
4 5 (4.67%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (3.74%) Social Media
5 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.80%) User Experience
6 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.87%) MPEG
7 2 (1.87%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.93%) Physics
8 1 (0.93%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 50 (46.73%) Windows
2 11 (10.28%) Linux
3 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.87%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (82.24%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (45.79%) MVC
3 48 (44.86%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (37.38%) Scrum
5 29 (27.10%) MVVM
6 23 (21.50%) TDD
7 21 (19.63%) Web Application Development
8 20 (18.69%) Web Development
8 20 (18.69%) System Testing
9 19 (17.76%) Kanban
9 19 (17.76%) Dependency Injection
10 18 (16.82%) OO
11 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
12 8 (7.48%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.54%) RAD
13 7 (6.54%) OOD
14 6 (5.61%) SOA
15 5 (4.67%) UML
15 5 (4.67%) OOA/OOD
16 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 106 (99.07%) C#
2 55 (51.40%) SQL
3 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 18 (16.82%) C++
5 17 (15.89%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.61%) VB
7 3 (2.80%) C
8 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.87%) XPath
9 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.93%) XAML
9 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) Oracle
3 11 (10.28%) Telerik
4 4 (3.74%) DevExpress
4 4 (3.74%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.93%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.93%) SolidWorks
5 1 (0.93%) Facebook
5 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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