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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 105 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.28% 2.20% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 4.33% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £35,700
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
720 877 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.30% 50.72% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 629 802 498
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 24 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (97.73%) C#
1 43 (97.73%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) WinForms
3 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
4 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
4 27 (61.36%) MVC
4 27 (61.36%) WCF
5 26 (59.09%) TDD
6 25 (56.82%) Windows
7 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 21 (47.73%) Scrum
8 21 (47.73%) MVVM
9 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (43.18%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (43.18%) Inversion of Control
10 19 (43.18%) MSTest
10 19 (43.18%) Rhino Mocks
10 19 (43.18%) Moq
10 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (43.18%) Kanban
10 19 (43.18%) Spring.NET
10 19 (43.18%) Castle Windsor
10 19 (43.18%) Ninject
10 19 (43.18%) Web Application Development
10 19 (43.18%) Unity DI Container
10 19 (43.18%) NUnit
11 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (36.36%) MCP
12 15 (34.09%) MCAD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (43.18%) NUnit
1 19 (43.18%) MSTest
1 19 (43.18%) Rhino Mocks
1 19 (43.18%) Moq
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Legal
1 2 (4.55%) Games
1 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (97.73%) Developer
2 32 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Applications Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Web Applications Developer
3 6 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (13.64%) .NET Applications Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 8 Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (97.73%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) WinForms
3 27 (61.36%) WCF
3 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
4 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (43.18%) Castle Windsor
5 19 (43.18%) Ninject
5 19 (43.18%) Unity DI Container
5 19 (43.18%) Spring.NET
6 15 (34.09%) Razor View Engine
6 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (20.45%) HTML
8 8 (18.18%) CSS
9 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 5 (11.36%) jQuery
11 4 (9.09%) LINQ
11 4 (9.09%) Web Services
12 3 (6.82%) XML
12 3 (6.82%) Silverlight
13 2 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Android
2 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (61.36%) MVC
3 26 (59.09%) TDD
4 21 (47.73%) MVVM
4 21 (47.73%) Scrum
5 19 (43.18%) Web Application Development
5 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (43.18%) Kanban
5 19 (43.18%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (9.09%) OO
6 4 (9.09%) CRM
7 3 (6.82%) OOP
7 3 (6.82%) Web Development
7 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.55%) Line Management
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (20.45%) VB.NET
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.09%) VB
6 3 (6.82%) VB6
7 2 (4.55%) XAML
8 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) Java
8 1 (2.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (36.36%) MCP
2 15 (34.09%) MCAD
2 15 (34.09%) MCSD
2 15 (34.09%) MCTS
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Google
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits/ Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago