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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 156 138 113
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -25
Permanent jobs citing WPF 74 84 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.36% 1.56% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.04% 4.58% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 73 82 111
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1468 1836 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.04% 34.08% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1479 1720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -5 50 £42,500 +41.66% 9
Newbury -10 10 £55,000 +41.02% 1
Slough -9 3 £43,750 -56.25%
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 115 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (99.13%) C#
3 81 (70.43%) ASP.NET
4 78 (67.83%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (57.39%) Microsoft
6 65 (56.52%) SQL Server
7 60 (52.17%) HTML
8 51 (44.35%) JavaScript
8 51 (44.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (43.48%) WCF
10 49 (42.61%) Software Engineering
11 46 (40.00%) MVC
12 40 (34.78%) Windows
12 40 (34.78%) HTML5
13 38 (33.04%) MS Excel
14 30 (26.09%) Web Development
15 29 (25.22%) Web Services
15 29 (25.22%) C++
15 29 (25.22%) Web Application Development
16 28 (24.35%) CSS
17 26 (22.61%) Scrum
18 23 (20.00%) Degree
18 23 (20.00%) OO
19 22 (19.13%) MVVM
19 22 (19.13%) System Testing
20 21 (18.26%) jQuery
21 20 (17.39%) WinForms
21 20 (17.39%) TDD
22 19 (16.52%) Ajax
23 18 (15.65%) Continuous Integration

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.87%) IIS
3 1 (0.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 38 (33.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Big Data
4 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) NUnit
1 13 (11.30%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (11.30%) Moq
2 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.74%) MSTest
6 2 (1.74%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.87%) Selenium
7 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (5.22%) Retail
2 4 (3.48%) Finance
3 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.74%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (79.13%) Developer
2 43 (37.39%) Software Developer
3 41 (35.65%) Software Engineer
4 29 (25.22%) .NET Developer
5 19 (16.52%) Junior
6 18 (15.65%) Graduate
6 18 (15.65%) Junior Developer
7 17 (14.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 17 (14.78%) C# Software Engineer
7 17 (14.78%) Junior Software Developer
7 17 (14.78%) Junior Software Engineer
8 13 (11.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (10.43%) C# Developer
10 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
10 11 (9.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 10 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (8.70%) Programmer
12 9 (7.83%) Web Developer
12 9 (7.83%) .NET Software Engineer
13 8 (6.96%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (70.43%) ASP.NET
3 60 (52.17%) HTML
4 51 (44.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (43.48%) WCF
6 40 (34.78%) HTML5
7 29 (25.22%) Web Services
8 28 (24.35%) CSS
9 21 (18.26%) jQuery
10 20 (17.39%) WinForms
11 19 (16.52%) Ajax
12 16 (13.91%) .NET Framework
12 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (13.04%) RESTful
14 13 (11.30%) LINQ
14 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (10.43%) XML
16 11 (9.57%) NHibernate
17 9 (7.83%) SOAP
17 9 (7.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Streaming Music
1 11 (9.57%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.83%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.22%) Social Media
3 6 (5.22%) Tandem
4 4 (3.48%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.74%) MPEG
6 2 (1.74%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.87%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Physics
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (34.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.74%) Linux
2 2 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (67.83%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (42.61%) Software Engineering
3 46 (40.00%) MVC
4 30 (26.09%) Web Development
5 29 (25.22%) Web Application Development
6 26 (22.61%) Scrum
7 23 (20.00%) OO
8 22 (19.13%) MVVM
8 22 (19.13%) System Testing
9 20 (17.39%) TDD
10 18 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (13.91%) BDD
12 13 (11.30%) Kanban
13 11 (9.57%) OOA/OOD
14 9 (7.83%) Unit Testing
15 7 (6.09%) Project Management
16 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2
17 5 (4.35%) OOD
18 3 (2.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 114 (99.13%) C#
2 51 (44.35%) JavaScript
3 29 (25.22%) C++
4 16 (13.91%) SQL
5 10 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.74%) C
6 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.74%) XPath
7 1 (0.87%) VBScript
7 1 (0.87%) VB
7 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.87%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.74%) MCP
3 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.17%) QA
Vendors
1 66 (57.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.30%) Telerik
3 9 (7.83%) DevExpress
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) Ektron
5 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
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