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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 117 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 1.15% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 3.13% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 23
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
912 670 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 48.64% 36.73% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 809 568 696
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 28 (93.33%) C#
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) WCF
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 17 (56.67%) MVC
5 16 (53.33%) HTML
5 16 (53.33%) jQuery
6 15 (50.00%) CSS
7 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
8 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
8 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
9 12 (40.00%) Entity Framework
9 12 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (36.67%) Scrum
10 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
10 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
10 11 (36.67%) SDLC
11 10 (33.33%) CSS3
11 10 (33.33%) HTML5
11 10 (33.33%) OOP
11 10 (33.33%) OO
12 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (26.67%) WinForms
13 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
13 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
13 8 (26.67%) Windows
13 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
13 8 (26.67%) REST

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 4 (13.33%) WPF Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Architect
9 1 (3.33%) C# Architect
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Architect
9 1 (3.33%) Junior
9 1 (3.33%) Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) WCF
3 16 (53.33%) HTML
3 16 (53.33%) jQuery
4 15 (50.00%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (40.00%) Entity Framework
7 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
8 10 (33.33%) CSS3
8 10 (33.33%) HTML5
9 8 (26.67%) WinForms
9 8 (26.67%) REST
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (16.67%) XML
11 5 (16.67%) XSL
11 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 3 (10.00%) Ajax
12 3 (10.00%) LINQ
13 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Android
2 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
2 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
3 11 (36.67%) SDLC
3 11 (36.67%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) OOP
4 10 (33.33%) OO
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) MVVM
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 5 (16.67%) UML
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.67%) SOA
9 2 (6.67%) Migration
9 2 (6.67%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) VB
6 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) MCP
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Madison Talent Sourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £26k - 34k per year + pension, benefits
Posted: 25 days ago