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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 179 175 130
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -45
Permanent jobs citing WPF 45 43 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.78% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.07% 2.35% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 92
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
1466 1826 2166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.73% 33.25% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1618 1911
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -12 22 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Newbury +16 13 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Bracknell - 4 £45,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 85 (79.44%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (62.62%) SQL
5 62 (57.94%) WCF
6 57 (53.27%) SQL Server
6 57 (53.27%) Windows
7 49 (45.79%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (45.79%) ASP.NET
8 47 (43.93%) MVC
9 45 (42.06%) Scrum
10 42 (39.25%) Microsoft
11 40 (37.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (35.51%) WinForms
13 37 (34.58%) Web Services
14 32 (29.91%) TDD
14 32 (29.91%) RESTful
14 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (27.10%) MVVM
15 29 (27.10%) Client/Server
16 25 (23.36%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (22.43%) MSTest
17 24 (22.43%) Dependency Injection
17 24 (22.43%) Inversion of Control
17 24 (22.43%) Spring.NET
17 24 (22.43%) Castle Windsor
17 24 (22.43%) Ninject
17 24 (22.43%) Rhino Mocks
17 24 (22.43%) Moq
17 24 (22.43%) Unity DI Container

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Applications
1 18 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.93%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) UMTS
1 12 (11.21%) GSM
2 2 (1.87%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (53.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.67%) DTS
3 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.74%) Big Data
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.74%) Text Mining
4 4 (3.74%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (23.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (22.43%) MSTest
2 24 (22.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 24 (22.43%) Moq
2 24 (22.43%) NUnit
3 17 (15.89%) Jenkins
4 11 (10.28%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 4 (3.74%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.74%) Subversion
6 4 (3.74%) JIRA
7 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.48%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 96 (89.72%) Developer
2 54 (50.47%) .NET Developer
3 34 (31.78%) C# Developer
4 26 (24.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (18.69%) Software Developer
6 16 (14.95%) SQL Developer
7 15 (14.02%) Programmer
8 14 (13.08%) Database Engineer
8 14 (13.08%) SQL Programmer
9 12 (11.21%) Senior Developer
10 11 (10.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (8.41%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (7.48%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (6.54%) Technical Leader
13 7 (6.54%) WPF Developer
14 5 (4.67%) C# Software Developer
14 5 (4.67%) SQL Database Developer
14 5 (4.67%) Database Developer
15 4 (3.74%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (93.46%) .NET
2 62 (57.94%) WCF
3 49 (45.79%) ASP.NET
4 40 (37.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (35.51%) WinForms
6 37 (34.58%) Web Services
7 32 (29.91%) RESTful
7 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (22.43%) Spring.NET
8 24 (22.43%) Castle Windsor
8 24 (22.43%) Ninject
8 24 (22.43%) Unity DI Container
8 24 (22.43%) HTML
9 22 (20.56%) CSS
10 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 18 (16.82%) jQuery
12 15 (14.02%) LINQ
13 10 (9.35%) Razor View Engine
13 10 (9.35%) HTML5
14 9 (8.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.10%) Client/Server
2 24 (22.43%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.48%) Tandem
5 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.67%) Social Network
6 5 (4.67%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.74%) Social Media
8 3 (2.80%) User Experience
9 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.87%) Physics
10 1 (0.93%) MPEG
10 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 57 (53.27%) Windows
2 11 (10.28%) Linux
3 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (79.44%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (45.79%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (43.93%) MVC
4 45 (42.06%) Scrum
5 32 (29.91%) TDD
6 29 (27.10%) MVVM
7 24 (22.43%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (22.43%) Kanban
8 19 (17.76%) Web Development
9 18 (16.82%) Web Application Development
10 17 (15.89%) System Testing
11 12 (11.21%) OO
12 10 (9.35%) Software Engineering
13 9 (8.41%) UML
14 8 (7.48%) SOA
15 7 (6.54%) RAD
15 7 (6.54%) Network Planning
16 6 (5.61%) OOD
17 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
17 5 (4.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (99.07%) C#
2 67 (62.62%) SQL
3 23 (21.50%) T-SQL
4 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.35%) C++
6 6 (5.61%) VB
7 4 (3.74%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.87%) C
9 1 (0.93%) Java
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.93%) XAML
9 1 (0.93%) XPath
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) MCTS
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (39.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.89%) Oracle
3 7 (6.54%) Telerik
4 5 (4.67%) Facebook
4 5 (4.67%) Twitter
5 4 (3.74%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.93%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.93%) SolidWorks
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