The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 113 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.96% 1.77% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 3.46% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 11
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
833 953 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.09% 51.18% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 725 861 598
Average salary £39,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WPF
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WPF Salary Trend in Bristol

WPF
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 41 (97.62%) C#
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
2 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (61.90%) WinForms
4 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
5 24 (57.14%) WCF
6 23 (54.76%) Windows
6 23 (54.76%) MVC
7 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 22 (52.38%) TDD
8 17 (40.48%) Scrum
8 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (40.48%) MVVM
9 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (38.10%) NUnit
10 15 (35.71%) Kanban
10 15 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
10 15 (35.71%) Moq
10 15 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
10 15 (35.71%) Ninject
10 15 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
10 15 (35.71%) Inversion of Control
10 15 (35.71%) MSTest
10 15 (35.71%) Spring.NET
10 15 (35.71%) Web Application Development
10 15 (35.71%) Unity DI Container
11 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (28.57%) MCP
12 12 (28.57%) SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) NUnit
2 15 (35.71%) MSTest
2 15 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (35.71%) Moq
3 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.38%) MorphX
6 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
2 2 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 30 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 6 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 6 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 8 Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Mid-Level C# Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
2 26 (61.90%) WinForms
3 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
4 24 (57.14%) WCF
5 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
6 15 (35.71%) Ninject
6 15 (35.71%) Spring.NET
6 15 (35.71%) Unity DI Container
7 11 (26.19%) Razor View Engine
7 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (23.81%) HTML
9 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 9 (21.43%) CSS
10 5 (11.90%) Silverlight
10 5 (11.90%) jQuery
11 4 (9.52%) LINQ
11 4 (9.52%) Web Services
12 3 (7.14%) XML
12 3 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) MVC
3 22 (52.38%) TDD
4 17 (40.48%) Scrum
4 17 (40.48%) MVVM
5 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 15 (35.71%) Kanban
6 15 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (11.90%) OO
7 5 (11.90%) CRM
8 3 (7.14%) OOP
8 3 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.14%) Web Development
8 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.76%) OOD
9 2 (4.76%) SOA
9 2 (4.76%) UML
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) VB
6 3 (7.14%) VB6
7 2 (4.76%) X++
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) XAML
7 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (28.57%) MCP
3 11 (26.19%) MCAD
3 11 (26.19%) MCSD
3 11 (26.19%) MCTS
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Google
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