The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 35 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.74% 2.72% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.21% 6.58% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 6
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 76 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.34% 41.30% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 106 68 124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (55.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 11 (55.00%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (55.00%) VB
6 11 (55.00%) Java
6 11 (55.00%) SOAP
7 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (35.00%) WCF
8 6 (30.00%) WinForms
9 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
10 2 (10.00%) Scrum
10 2 (10.00%) XAML
10 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.00%) HTML
11 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
11 1 (5.00%) Web Services
11 1 (5.00%) Windows
11 1 (5.00%) OO
11 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
11 1 (5.00%) CRM
11 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
11 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
11 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
11 1 (5.00%) CSS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (95.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (95.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Silverlight Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (55.00%) SOAP
3 11 (55.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 7 (35.00%) WCF
5 6 (30.00%) WinForms
6 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.00%) HTML5
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone 8
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Scrum
1 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) MVVM
2 1 (5.00%) OO
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (55.00%) VB
5 11 (55.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) XAML
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft