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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 97 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 26 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.40% 1.96% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 4.06% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 22
Average salary £48,750 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £39,650
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
694 763 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.41% 48.26% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 609 707 485
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 19 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 54 (98.18%) C#
1 54 (98.18%) .NET
2 43 (78.18%) SQL Server
3 39 (70.91%) ASP.NET
4 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (67.27%) WinForms
6 36 (65.45%) WCF
7 35 (63.64%) TDD
8 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
9 32 (58.18%) MVC
10 30 (54.55%) Windows
11 28 (50.91%) Web Application Development
12 27 (49.09%) MVVM
12 27 (49.09%) Scrum
13 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
14 25 (45.45%) Inversion of Control
14 25 (45.45%) MSTest
14 25 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
14 25 (45.45%) Moq
14 25 (45.45%) Kanban
14 25 (45.45%) Spring.NET
14 25 (45.45%) Castle Windsor
14 25 (45.45%) Ninject
14 25 (45.45%) NUnit
14 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (45.45%) Unity DI Container
15 21 (38.18%) Razor View Engine
15 21 (38.18%) MCP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.91%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (7.27%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (78.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) NUnit
1 25 (45.45%) MSTest
1 25 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (45.45%) Moq
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.45%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Legal
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Games
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (96.36%) Developer
2 37 (67.27%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.73%) C# Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Software Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (9.09%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.64%) WPF Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 8 Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (1.82%) GIS Consultant
7 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (98.18%) .NET
2 39 (70.91%) ASP.NET
3 37 (67.27%) WinForms
4 36 (65.45%) WCF
5 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (45.45%) Castle Windsor
6 25 (45.45%) Ninject
6 25 (45.45%) Spring.NET
6 25 (45.45%) Unity DI Container
7 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 21 (38.18%) Razor View Engine
8 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 10 (18.18%) HTML
10 9 (16.36%) CSS
11 7 (12.73%) Web Services
11 7 (12.73%) Silverlight
12 6 (10.91%) jQuery
13 3 (5.45%) LINQ
13 3 (5.45%) XML
14 2 (3.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) GIS
5 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (63.64%) TDD
3 32 (58.18%) MVC
4 28 (50.91%) Web Application Development
5 27 (49.09%) MVVM
5 27 (49.09%) Scrum
6 25 (45.45%) Kanban
6 25 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.73%) CRM
8 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (7.27%) OO
9 4 (7.27%) SOA
10 3 (5.45%) OOP
10 3 (5.45%) DNA
10 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.45%) Time Management
10 3 (5.45%) Web Development
11 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (98.18%) C#
2 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.45%) VB
5 3 (5.45%) VB6
6 2 (3.64%) XAML
6 2 (3.64%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (38.18%) MCTS
2 21 (38.18%) MCP
2 21 (38.18%) MCAD
2 21 (38.18%) MCSD
3 5 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) GAMP
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) ESRI
2 1 (1.82%) Google
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago