The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 55 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.90% - 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% - 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 10
Average salary £30,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 220 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.63% 42.07% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 203 182 126
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
South Wales

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WPF
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Cardiff region.

WPF Salary Trend in Cardiff

WPF
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 21 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) QA
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (19.05%) GIS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 21 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) GIS
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
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