The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 47 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 69 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.62% 8.80% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.45% 14.29% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 69 60 36
Average salary £41,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WPF
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
730 420 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 59.49% 61.58% 60.50%
Number of salaries quoted 653 383 468
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WPF
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Brighton region.

WPF Salary Trend in Brighton

WPF
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Brighton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

1 131 (100.00%) C#
1 131 (100.00%) .NET
1 131 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 118 (90.08%) OO
3 109 (83.21%) WinForms
4 107 (81.68%) WCF
5 98 (74.81%) SQL
6 36 (27.48%) Degree
7 35 (26.72%) SQL Server
8 25 (19.08%) HTML
8 25 (19.08%) CSS
8 25 (19.08%) MVC
8 25 (19.08%) TDD
9 23 (17.56%) JavaScript
10 22 (16.79%) VB
10 22 (16.79%) VB.NET
10 22 (16.79%) Visual Studio
10 22 (16.79%) ISO 9001
10 22 (16.79%) VB6
10 22 (16.79%) Computer Science
10 22 (16.79%) Lua
10 22 (16.79%) LINQ
10 22 (16.79%) SQLite
11 14 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (10.69%) jQuery
11 14 (10.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (9.16%) XHTML
12 12 (9.16%) .NET Framework
12 12 (9.16%) Unit Testing
12 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC 2

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (16.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 131 (100.00%) Developer
2 96 (73.28%) Software Developer
3 93 (70.99%) .NET Developer
4 90 (68.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 42 (32.06%) Senior Software Developer
5 42 (32.06%) C# Developer
5 42 (32.06%) Senior Developer
5 42 (32.06%) Senior .NET Developer
6 26 (19.85%) Junior
6 26 (19.85%) Junior Developer
7 21 (16.03%) Junior .NET Developer
7 21 (16.03%) Junior Software Developer
8 20 (15.27%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (9.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.58%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (4.58%) .NET Programmer
10 6 (4.58%) Software Programmer
10 6 (4.58%) Programmer
10 6 (4.58%) C# Programmer
11 5 (3.82%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (100.00%) .NET
1 131 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 109 (83.21%) WinForms
3 107 (81.68%) WCF
4 25 (19.08%) HTML
4 25 (19.08%) CSS
5 22 (16.79%) LINQ
6 14 (10.69%) jQuery
6 14 (10.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 12 (9.16%) Razor View Engine
7 12 (9.16%) XHTML
7 12 (9.16%) .NET Framework
8 11 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.53%) Silverlight
9 2 (1.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (90.08%) OO
2 25 (19.08%) MVC
2 25 (19.08%) TDD
3 14 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.16%) Unit Testing
5 6 (4.58%) Software Engineering
6 2 (1.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (100.00%) C#
2 98 (74.81%) SQL
3 23 (17.56%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.79%) VB
4 22 (16.79%) VB.NET
4 22 (16.79%) VB6
4 22 (16.79%) Lua
5 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.79%) ISO 9001