The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 70 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.80% - 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.24% - 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 12
Average salary £36,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
494 358 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 55.44% 46.19% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 408 315 165
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
South West

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WPF
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

WPF Salary Trend in Dorset

WPF
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 8 £42,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 2 £35,000 - 2
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) C++
3 16 (61.54%) VB
4 15 (57.69%) MySQL
4 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 15 (57.69%) PHP
4 15 (57.69%) Linux
4 15 (57.69%) OO
4 15 (57.69%) OOD
4 15 (57.69%) Windows CE
4 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) Visual Studio
4 15 (57.69%) QA
4 15 (57.69%) Waterfall
5 11 (42.31%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (30.77%) MVC
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 8 (30.77%) WCF
8 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (23.08%) SOA
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 6 (23.08%) MSMQ
8 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
10 4 (15.38%) SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) MySQL
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Systems Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 8 (30.77%) WCF
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (23.08%) MSMQ
4 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) WinForms
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) OO
1 15 (57.69%) OOD
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (57.69%) Waterfall
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) SOA
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) C++
2 16 (61.54%) VB
3 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 15 (57.69%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago