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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 113 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.96% 1.39% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 2.81% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 8
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
823 962 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.54% 49.38% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 709 856 641
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 45 (100.00%) C#
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET
3 28 (62.22%) WCF
4 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (57.78%) Windows
6 24 (53.33%) MVC
6 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 24 (53.33%) WinForms
7 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
8 18 (40.00%) TDD
8 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (35.56%) MVVM
10 14 (31.11%) SQL
10 14 (31.11%) Scrum
11 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
11 13 (28.89%) NUnit
12 12 (26.67%) MSTest
12 12 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
12 12 (26.67%) Moq
12 12 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
12 12 (26.67%) Spring.NET
12 12 (26.67%) Castle Windsor
12 12 (26.67%) Ninject
12 12 (26.67%) Unity DI Container
12 12 (26.67%) Kanban
12 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
12 12 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
13 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.44%) LiveLink
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) NUnit
2 12 (26.67%) MSTest
2 12 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (26.67%) Moq
3 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
4 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) LabVIEW
4 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.22%) MorphX
5 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.33%) Legal
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (95.56%) Developer
2 33 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 6 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (13.33%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8 Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET
3 28 (62.22%) WCF
4 24 (53.33%) WinForms
5 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
7 12 (26.67%) Spring.NET
7 12 (26.67%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (26.67%) Ninject
7 12 (26.67%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (17.78%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (17.78%) HTML
8 8 (17.78%) CSS
9 7 (15.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (11.11%) Silverlight
11 4 (8.89%) jQuery
11 4 (8.89%) Web Services
12 3 (6.67%) XML
13 2 (4.44%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.67%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) MVC
3 18 (40.00%) TDD
4 16 (35.56%) MVVM
5 14 (31.11%) Scrum
6 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
7 12 (26.67%) Kanban
7 12 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (17.78%) CRM
9 5 (11.11%) OO
10 4 (8.89%) UML
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Web Development
11 3 (6.67%) OOP
12 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
12 2 (4.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (31.11%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.67%) VB
6 2 (4.44%) XAML
6 2 (4.44%) VB6
6 2 (4.44%) X++
6 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.00%) MCP
3 8 (17.78%) MCAD
3 8 (17.78%) MCSD
3 8 (17.78%) MCTS
4 7 (15.56%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Google
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