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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 97 104 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 30 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.54% 1.05% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.76% 2.23% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 28
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £48,750
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
797 807 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.89% 47.14% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 713 722 751
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (96.30%) .NET
3 30 (55.56%) WCF
4 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 26 (48.15%) MVC
6 25 (46.30%) Windows
6 25 (46.30%) WinForms
7 23 (42.59%) SQL
8 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
9 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
10 16 (29.63%) VB.NET
10 16 (29.63%) .NET Framework
11 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (24.07%) Scrum
12 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
12 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (22.22%) TDD
13 11 (20.37%) MVVM
14 10 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (18.52%) CSS
14 10 (18.52%) HTML
15 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 9 (16.67%) Legal
15 9 (16.67%) NUnit
15 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (14.81%) Degree
16 8 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
16 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
16 8 (14.81%) CRM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.70%) LiveLink
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) JBoss
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (16.67%) NUnit
3 7 (12.96%) MSTest
3 7 (12.96%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (12.96%) Moq
4 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (3.70%) MorphX
5 2 (3.70%) LabVIEW
5 2 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.85%) FishEye
6 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (16.67%) Legal
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (96.30%) Developer
2 39 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
3 6 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
3 6 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 8 Developer
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 30 (55.56%) WCF
3 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 25 (46.30%) WinForms
5 16 (29.63%) .NET Framework
6 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (18.52%) CSS
7 10 (18.52%) HTML
8 7 (12.96%) Spring.NET
8 7 (12.96%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (12.96%) Ninject
8 7 (12.96%) Unity DI Container
9 6 (11.11%) jQuery
9 6 (11.11%) Web Services
10 5 (9.26%) Silverlight
11 4 (7.41%) HTML5
11 4 (7.41%) CSS3
12 3 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.56%) Android
4 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) MVC
3 13 (24.07%) Scrum
4 12 (22.22%) TDD
5 11 (20.37%) MVVM
6 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.81%) CRM
8 7 (12.96%) OO
8 7 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (12.96%) Kanban
8 7 (12.96%) Web Application Development
9 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.26%) UML
11 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (5.56%) OOP
12 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.70%) Web Development
13 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
13 2 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (42.59%) SQL
3 16 (29.63%) VB.NET
4 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) X++
6 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) VB
6 2 (3.70%) XAML
7 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) MCP
4 3 (5.56%) MCAD
4 3 (5.56%) MCSD
4 3 (5.56%) MCTS
4 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
1 2 (3.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.85%) Sybase
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle
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CPS Group
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 17 days ago