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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 187 164 113
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -51
Permanent jobs citing WPF 41 70 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 1.19% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 3.57% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 39 70 114
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
1318 1960 1994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.23% 33.21% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1692 1738
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 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 30 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 24 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Slough -3 6 £40,000 -8.57%
Newbury +12 4 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Bracknell - 1 £35,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 108 (99.08%) C#
2 102 (93.58%) .NET
3 88 (80.73%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (59.63%) SQL Server
5 64 (58.72%) WCF
6 62 (56.88%) ASP.NET
7 53 (48.62%) SQL
8 50 (45.87%) MVC
9 49 (44.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (43.12%) Windows
11 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
12 45 (41.28%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (36.70%) HTML
14 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
14 37 (33.94%) Scrum
15 35 (32.11%) Web Services
16 30 (27.52%) WinForms
16 30 (27.52%) MVVM
17 27 (24.77%) RESTful
17 27 (24.77%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (23.85%) CSS
19 23 (21.10%) Client/Server
19 23 (21.10%) HTML5
20 22 (20.18%) jQuery
20 22 (20.18%) OO
20 22 (20.18%) TDD
21 21 (19.27%) Web Development
21 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
21 21 (19.27%) System Testing
21 21 (19.27%) Web Application Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.92%) IIS
2 1 (0.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.92%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) GSM
1 8 (7.34%) UMTS
2 1 (0.92%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (59.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Big Data
2 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.59%) DTS
4 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.67%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.67%) Text Mining
6 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (16.51%) NUnit
2 18 (16.51%) MSTest
2 18 (16.51%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (16.51%) Moq
3 15 (13.76%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
5 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (3.67%) Subversion
6 4 (3.67%) JIRA
6 4 (3.67%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.83%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (11.01%) Retail
2 11 (10.09%) Finance
3 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 93 (85.32%) Developer
2 47 (43.12%) .NET Developer
3 30 (27.52%) C# Developer
4 29 (26.61%) Software Developer
5 23 (21.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (12.84%) Senior Developer
7 12 (11.01%) Programmer
7 12 (11.01%) SQL Developer
7 12 (11.01%) Software Engineer
8 11 (10.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.09%) Database Engineer
8 11 (10.09%) SQL Programmer
8 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.17%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (7.34%) WPF Developer
11 7 (6.42%) Technical Leader
11 7 (6.42%) Junior Developer
11 7 (6.42%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (6.42%) Graduate
11 7 (6.42%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (93.58%) .NET
2 64 (58.72%) WCF
3 62 (56.88%) ASP.NET
4 49 (44.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 40 (36.70%) HTML
6 35 (32.11%) Web Services
7 30 (27.52%) WinForms
8 27 (24.77%) RESTful
8 27 (24.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (23.85%) CSS
10 23 (21.10%) HTML5
11 22 (20.18%) jQuery
12 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 18 (16.51%) Unity DI Container
13 18 (16.51%) Spring.NET
13 18 (16.51%) Castle Windsor
13 18 (16.51%) Ninject
14 13 (11.93%) XML
15 12 (11.01%) .NET Framework
16 11 (10.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) Client/Server
2 18 (16.51%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (7.34%) Tandem
4 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.59%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.67%) Social Media
6 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.75%) User Experience
7 2 (1.83%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.83%) MPEG
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.92%) Physics
8 1 (0.92%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.12%) Windows
2 9 (8.26%) Linux
3 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (80.73%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (45.87%) MVC
3 45 (41.28%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (33.94%) Scrum
5 30 (27.52%) MVVM
6 22 (20.18%) TDD
6 22 (20.18%) OO
7 21 (19.27%) System Testing
7 21 (19.27%) Web Development
7 21 (19.27%) Web Application Development
8 20 (18.35%) Software Engineering
9 18 (16.51%) Kanban
9 18 (16.51%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
11 8 (7.34%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (6.42%) OOD
13 6 (5.50%) SOA
13 6 (5.50%) RAD
13 6 (5.50%) Project Management
14 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 108 (99.08%) C#
2 53 (48.62%) SQL
3 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.35%) C++
5 16 (14.68%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.50%) VB
7 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.75%) C
8 2 (1.83%) XPath
8 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.92%) XAML
9 1 (0.92%) Java
9 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.76%) Oracle
3 13 (11.93%) Telerik
4 7 (6.42%) DevExpress
5 4 (3.67%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.92%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.92%) SolidWorks
6 1 (0.92%) Facebook
6 1 (0.92%) Twitter
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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