The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 74 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 15 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.68% - 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% - 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 10
Average salary £36,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 - £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
494 349 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 55.38% 46.41% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 405 309 156
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram 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 21 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 - 6 £42,500 -
Bournemouth - 2 £35,000 - 3
Dorchester - 2 £27,500 - 1
Wimborne - 1 £45,000 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 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 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) C#
3 17 (58.62%) C++
4 16 (55.17%) VB
5 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 15 (51.72%) PHP
5 15 (51.72%) MySQL
5 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
5 15 (51.72%) Linux
5 15 (51.72%) OO
5 15 (51.72%) OOD
5 15 (51.72%) Windows CE
5 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (51.72%) QA
5 15 (51.72%) Waterfall
6 14 (48.28%) .NET
7 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
9 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
9 8 (27.59%) MVC
9 8 (27.59%) WCF
10 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) MSMQ
11 6 (20.69%) SOA
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (17.24%) Hibernate

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (3.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) MySQL
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 21 (72.41%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Architect
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
2 8 (27.59%) WCF
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.69%) MSMQ
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.79%) WinForms
7 2 (6.90%) HTML
7 2 (6.90%) CSS
8 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) OO
1 15 (51.72%) OOD
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (51.72%) Waterfall
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 8 (27.59%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) SOA
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) C++
3 16 (55.17%) VB
4 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 15 (51.72%) PHP
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
Dorchester, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago