The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 49 41 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.91% 1.72% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 2.76% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
185 145 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 53.78% 62.23% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 167 139 108
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -18.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Gloucestershire

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

WPF
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

WPF Salary Trend in Cheltenham

WPF
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) MVC
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (50.00%) N-Tier
6 7 (50.00%) SOA
6 7 (50.00%) jQuery
7 6 (42.86%) Web Services
8 5 (35.71%) OOP
8 5 (35.71%) OO
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (28.57%) V-Model
9 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
10 3 (21.43%) HTML
10 3 (21.43%) Java
10 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 3 (21.43%) Finance
10 3 (21.43%) WinForms
10 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
10 3 (21.43%) WCF
10 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
10 3 (21.43%) HTML5
11 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
11 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone 8

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Developer
3 11 (78.57%) C# Developer
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (71.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) WinForms
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone 8
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) V-Model
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Logistics
7 1 (7.14%) Product Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) XAML
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft