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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 160 114 157
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +43
Permanent jobs citing WPF 64 109 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.16% 1.93% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.93% 5.97% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 63 106 64
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -16.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
1627 1825 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.55% 32.34% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1546 1547
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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 -19 37 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Newbury -10 13 £55,000 +41.02% 2
Slough 0 5 £42,500 -57.50% 2
Bracknell +2 2 £34,500 -31.00%
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 132 (99.25%) C#
2 131 (98.50%) .NET
3 97 (72.93%) ASP.NET
4 86 (64.66%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (54.89%) SQL Server
6 70 (52.63%) Microsoft
7 68 (51.13%) HTML
8 65 (48.87%) JavaScript
9 62 (46.62%) Software Engineering
9 62 (46.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 56 (42.11%) Windows
11 53 (39.85%) MVC
12 50 (37.59%) WCF
13 48 (36.09%) HTML5
14 44 (33.08%) MS Excel
15 39 (29.32%) Web Development
16 38 (28.57%) Web Application Development
17 35 (26.32%) CSS
18 33 (24.81%) Degree
19 32 (24.06%) C++
20 30 (22.56%) MVVM
21 29 (21.80%) Scrum
22 28 (21.05%) jQuery
23 26 (19.55%) Ajax
24 25 (18.80%) WinForms
24 25 (18.80%) TDD
25 24 (18.05%) System Testing
26 23 (17.29%) QA
26 23 (17.29%) Web Services
26 23 (17.29%) OO

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.75%) Node.js
3 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (33.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) GSM
1 2 (1.50%) UMTS
2 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.75%) CTI
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (54.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.26%) Big Data
4 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) NUnit
1 18 (13.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 18 (13.53%) Moq
2 11 (8.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 6 (4.51%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.01%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.50%) Selenium
7 2 (1.50%) MSTest
8 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (6.77%) Finance
2 3 (2.26%) Retail
2 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (75.94%) Developer
2 53 (39.85%) Software Engineer
3 51 (38.35%) Software Developer
4 36 (27.07%) .NET Developer
5 24 (18.05%) C# Software Engineer
6 21 (15.79%) Junior
7 20 (15.04%) Junior Developer
8 19 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
8 19 (14.29%) Graduate
8 19 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
8 19 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
8 19 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 17 (12.78%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 15 (11.28%) C# Developer
11 14 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
12 11 (8.27%) WPF Developer
12 11 (8.27%) Senior Developer
13 10 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (7.52%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
14 9 (6.77%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (98.50%) .NET
2 97 (72.93%) ASP.NET
3 68 (51.13%) HTML
4 62 (46.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (37.59%) WCF
6 48 (36.09%) HTML5
7 35 (26.32%) CSS
8 28 (21.05%) jQuery
9 26 (19.55%) Ajax
10 25 (18.80%) WinForms
11 23 (17.29%) Web Services
12 21 (15.79%) LINQ
12 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 18 (13.53%) .NET Framework
14 16 (12.03%) NHibernate
14 16 (12.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (9.02%) XML
16 10 (7.52%) RESTful
17 8 (6.02%) JSON
17 8 (6.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.03%) Streaming Music
2 15 (11.28%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.27%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.26%) Social Media
5 6 (4.51%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.01%) Tandem
7 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.50%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.50%) Social Network
8 2 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.75%) MPEG
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.11%) Windows
2 1 (0.75%) Linux
2 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (64.66%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (46.62%) Software Engineering
3 53 (39.85%) MVC
4 39 (29.32%) Web Development
5 38 (28.57%) Web Application Development
6 30 (22.56%) MVVM
7 29 (21.80%) Scrum
8 25 (18.80%) TDD
9 24 (18.05%) System Testing
10 23 (17.29%) OO
11 20 (15.04%) BDD
12 19 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (13.53%) Kanban
14 13 (9.77%) OOA/OOD
15 8 (6.02%) Unit Testing
16 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
17 6 (4.51%) Project Management
17 6 (4.51%) OOD
18 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2
18 5 (3.76%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 132 (99.25%) C#
2 65 (48.87%) JavaScript
3 32 (24.06%) C++
4 16 (12.03%) SQL
5 10 (7.52%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.26%) VC++
7 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.75%) XPath
7 1 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.75%) VBScript
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (24.81%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) MCP
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.29%) QA
Vendors
1 70 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.29%) Telerik
3 12 (9.02%) DevExpress
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle
5 2 (1.50%) Facebook
5 2 (1.50%) Twitter
6 1 (0.75%) Ektron
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + 5% bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago