The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 131 168 108
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -60
Permanent jobs citing WPF 93 57 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.58% 1.08% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 3.29% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 55 121
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1786 1734 2405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.33% 32.73% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1537 2187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 37 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Newbury +13 31 £39,000 -17.89% 3
Slough - 8 £100,000 -
Bracknell +18 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 168 (100.00%) .NET
2 159 (94.64%) C#
3 118 (70.24%) WCF
4 105 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 105 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 67 (39.88%) Windows
6 64 (38.10%) HTML
7 62 (36.90%) SQL
8 61 (36.31%) MVC
8 61 (36.31%) Degree
9 60 (35.71%) TDD
10 59 (35.12%) Microsoft
11 57 (33.93%) OO
12 56 (33.33%) OOD
13 53 (31.55%) Software Engineering
14 49 (29.17%) WinForms
15 38 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
16 37 (22.02%) HTML5
17 36 (21.43%) C++
17 36 (21.43%) Web Services
18 35 (20.83%) T-SQL
18 35 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (20.24%) Finance
20 33 (19.64%) Scrum
20 33 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
20 33 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
21 32 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
21 32 (19.05%) Unity DI Container
21 32 (19.05%) Web Development
22 31 (18.45%) NUnit

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.60%) CMS
2 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.93%) GSM
1 15 (8.93%) UMTS
2 2 (1.19%) LTE
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 33 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (10.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.60%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.60%) Big Data
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (18.45%) NUnit
2 30 (17.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 30 (17.86%) Moq
3 26 (15.48%) MSTest
4 17 (10.12%) Visual Studio
5 16 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.79%) Subversion
7 3 (1.79%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.60%) JIRA
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.60%) NCover
General
1 34 (20.24%) Finance
2 15 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Banking
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 147 (87.50%) Developer
2 73 (43.45%) Software Developer
3 50 (29.76%) .NET Developer
4 39 (23.21%) Software Engineer
5 38 (22.62%) Senior Developer
6 27 (16.07%) C# Developer
7 19 (11.31%) Senior Software Developer
8 18 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 17 (10.12%) Junior
9 17 (10.12%) Junior Developer
9 17 (10.12%) Junior Software Developer
10 13 (7.74%) Graduate
10 13 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.95%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.76%) Programmer
14 7 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
14 7 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
14 7 (4.17%) Software Programmer
15 6 (3.57%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (100.00%) .NET
2 118 (70.24%) WCF
3 105 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 64 (38.10%) HTML
5 49 (29.17%) WinForms
6 37 (22.02%) HTML5
7 36 (21.43%) Web Services
8 33 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (19.05%) Unity DI Container
10 26 (15.48%) LINQ
10 26 (15.48%) Spring.NET
10 26 (15.48%) Ninject
10 26 (15.48%) Castle Windsor
11 21 (12.50%) RESTful
12 20 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (10.71%) CSS
14 17 (10.12%) .NET Framework
15 16 (9.52%) Ajax
16 14 (8.33%) XML
17 13 (7.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.48%) Inversion of Control
1 26 (15.48%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (14.88%) Mathematics
3 22 (13.10%) Client/Server
4 21 (12.50%) Physics
5 13 (7.74%) Computer Science
5 13 (7.74%) Social Network
6 12 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (2.38%) Tandem
9 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (39.88%) Windows
2 8 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.60%) Linux
3 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.31%) MVC
2 60 (35.71%) TDD
3 57 (33.93%) OO
4 56 (33.33%) OOD
5 53 (31.55%) Software Engineering
6 38 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (19.64%) Scrum
9 32 (19.05%) Web Development
9 32 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
10 30 (17.86%) MVVM
10 30 (17.86%) Kanban
11 26 (15.48%) OOP
12 18 (10.71%) UML
12 18 (10.71%) BDD
13 13 (7.74%) Network Planning
14 12 (7.14%) Web Application Development
15 8 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (4.76%) Product Management
15 8 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 159 (94.64%) C#
2 62 (36.90%) SQL
3 36 (21.43%) C++
4 35 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 19 (11.31%) JavaScript
5 19 (11.31%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.36%) VB
7 1 (0.60%) VB6
7 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (36.31%) Degree
2 11 (6.55%) MCP
2 11 (6.55%) MCAD
2 11 (6.55%) MCSD
2 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) QA
Vendors
1 59 (35.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.33%) Oracle
3 13 (7.74%) Facebook
3 13 (7.74%) Twitter
4 1 (0.60%) Informatica
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Great Opportunity
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Newbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £45000.0000 - £55000.0000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago
Newbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago