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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 156 174 155
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 66 48 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.12% 0.86% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.29% 2.62% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 73
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,375 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1539 1835 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.20% 33.02% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1660 1997
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +6 29 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Newbury +3 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Bracknell - 11 £45,000 - 1
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 120 (99.17%) C#
2 114 (94.21%) .NET
3 76 (62.81%) SQL
4 68 (56.20%) WCF
5 66 (54.55%) Windows
6 64 (52.89%) SQL Server
7 57 (47.11%) ASP.NET
8 56 (46.28%) MVC
9 55 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (40.50%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (39.67%) Microsoft
12 45 (37.19%) Scrum
13 44 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (35.54%) WinForms
15 40 (33.06%) Web Services
15 40 (33.06%) TDD
16 33 (27.27%) RESTful
16 33 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (26.45%) T-SQL
17 32 (26.45%) MVVM
18 30 (24.79%) Client/Server
18 30 (24.79%) Dependency Injection
18 30 (24.79%) Unity DI Container
19 28 (23.14%) NUnit
19 28 (23.14%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (22.31%) Kanban
20 27 (22.31%) Spring.NET
20 27 (22.31%) Inversion of Control
20 27 (22.31%) MSTest
20 27 (22.31%) Rhino Mocks

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.83%) CMS
1 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.83%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.22%) GSM
1 16 (13.22%) UMTS
2 2 (1.65%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (52.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.96%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (4.13%) DTS
7 4 (3.31%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.31%) Text Mining
7 4 (3.31%) Big Data
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (23.14%) NUnit
1 28 (23.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (22.31%) MSTest
2 27 (22.31%) Rhino Mocks
2 27 (22.31%) Moq
3 14 (11.57%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.74%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 6 (4.96%) Subversion
7 4 (3.31%) JIRA
7 4 (3.31%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.83%) NCover
General
1 20 (16.53%) Finance
2 16 (13.22%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (87.60%) Developer
2 57 (47.11%) .NET Developer
3 39 (32.23%) C# Developer
4 27 (22.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 16 (13.22%) Senior Developer
7 13 (10.74%) SQL Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Programmer
9 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Database Engineer
9 11 (9.09%) SQL Programmer
9 11 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (6.61%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (5.79%) Technical Leader
12 7 (5.79%) Software Engineer
12 7 (5.79%) WPF Developer
13 5 (4.13%) Website Developer
13 5 (4.13%) C# Software Developer
14 4 (3.31%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (94.21%) .NET
2 68 (56.20%) WCF
3 57 (47.11%) ASP.NET
4 44 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (35.54%) WinForms
6 40 (33.06%) Web Services
7 33 (27.27%) RESTful
7 33 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (24.79%) Unity DI Container
9 27 (22.31%) Spring.NET
9 27 (22.31%) Castle Windsor
9 27 (22.31%) Ninject
10 24 (19.83%) HTML
11 23 (19.01%) LINQ
11 23 (19.01%) CSS
12 20 (16.53%) jQuery
13 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (9.09%) HTML5
14 11 (9.09%) XML
15 10 (8.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.79%) Client/Server
2 27 (22.31%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (13.22%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (7.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.61%) Social Network
5 8 (6.61%) Tandem
6 5 (4.13%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (3.31%) Social Media
8 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.65%) Physics
9 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.83%) MPEG
9 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 66 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (46.28%) MVC
2 55 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (40.50%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (37.19%) Scrum
5 40 (33.06%) TDD
6 32 (26.45%) MVVM
7 30 (24.79%) Dependency Injection
8 27 (22.31%) Kanban
9 20 (16.53%) Web Development
10 18 (14.88%) Web Application Development
11 17 (14.05%) OO
12 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
12 15 (12.40%) System Testing
13 14 (11.57%) UML
14 11 (9.09%) Network Planning
15 10 (8.26%) SOA
16 9 (7.44%) BDD
17 7 (5.79%) OOP
17 7 (5.79%) RAD
17 7 (5.79%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 120 (99.17%) C#
2 76 (62.81%) SQL
3 32 (26.45%) T-SQL
4 22 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.26%) C++
6 6 (4.96%) VB
6 6 (4.96%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.65%) C
8 1 (0.83%) Java
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.83%) XAML
8 1 (0.83%) VB6
8 1 (0.83%) XPath
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.31%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (39.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.36%) Oracle
3 8 (6.61%) Facebook
3 8 (6.61%) Twitter
4 7 (5.79%) Telerik
5 4 (3.31%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.83%) Informatica
6 1 (0.83%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.83%) SolidWorks
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