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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 98 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 23 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.30% 1.62% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 3.47% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 25
Average salary £52,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.89% +1.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
648 749 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.53% 46.61% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 543 692 554
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
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 20 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 56 (98.25%) .NET
2 55 (96.49%) C#
3 49 (85.96%) SQL Server
4 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
5 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
6 39 (68.42%) TDD
7 34 (59.65%) WinForms
7 34 (59.65%) WCF
8 32 (56.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (52.63%) MVC
9 30 (52.63%) Web Application Development
10 29 (50.88%) Windows
11 27 (47.37%) MVVM
12 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (43.86%) Dependency Injection
13 25 (43.86%) Inversion of Control
13 25 (43.86%) MSTest
13 25 (43.86%) Rhino Mocks
13 25 (43.86%) Moq
13 25 (43.86%) Kanban
13 25 (43.86%) Spring.NET
13 25 (43.86%) Castle Windsor
13 25 (43.86%) Ninject
13 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 25 (43.86%) Razor View Engine
13 25 (43.86%) Unity DI Container
13 25 (43.86%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (43.86%) NUnit
13 25 (43.86%) MCTS
13 25 (43.86%) MCP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (28.07%) SharePoint
2 11 (19.30%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (19.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.26%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (17.54%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (85.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.77%) Big Data
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (43.86%) NUnit
1 25 (43.86%) MSTest
1 25 (43.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (43.86%) Moq
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (94.74%) Developer
2 38 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Developer
4 10 (17.54%) C# Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) WPF Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 8 Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Mid-Level C# Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Programmer
10 1 (1.75%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Architect
10 1 (1.75%) Junior
10 1 (1.75%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (98.25%) .NET
2 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
3 34 (59.65%) WinForms
3 34 (59.65%) WCF
4 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 25 (43.86%) Unity DI Container
5 25 (43.86%) Spring.NET
5 25 (43.86%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (43.86%) Ninject
5 25 (43.86%) Razor View Engine
6 13 (22.81%) Silverlight
7 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 9 (15.79%) HTML
9 7 (12.28%) CSS
10 6 (10.53%) Web Services
11 5 (8.77%) jQuery
12 4 (7.02%) SOAP
13 3 (5.26%) Ajax
13 3 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Open Source
3 3 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) TDD
2 30 (52.63%) MVC
2 30 (52.63%) Web Application Development
3 27 (47.37%) MVVM
4 25 (43.86%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (43.86%) Kanban
4 25 (43.86%) Dependency Injection
4 25 (43.86%) Scrum
5 13 (22.81%) CRM
6 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (8.77%) Web Development
7 5 (8.77%) Time Management
7 5 (8.77%) DNA
7 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.02%) SOA
9 3 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.75%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) C#
2 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.02%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) VB6
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.51%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) XAML
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (43.86%) MCTS
2 25 (43.86%) MCP
2 25 (43.86%) MCAD
2 25 (43.86%) MCSD
3 7 (12.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) GAMP
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) ESRI
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Google
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