The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South West / Dorset
Rank 45 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 15 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.60% 0.96% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 1.95% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 26
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%

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
228 411 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 54.68% 49.52% 59.55%
Number of salaries quoted 196 306 448
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

WPF Salary Histogram in Dorset

WPF
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wimborne 0 7 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Bournemouth +35 5 £27,500 -
Poole - 2 £37,500 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for WPF.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) .NET
3 18 (85.71%) .NET Framework
4 16 (76.19%) WCF
5 15 (71.43%) NHibernate
5 15 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (71.43%) Entity Framework
5 15 (71.43%) JIRA
5 15 (71.43%) SQL
5 15 (71.43%) OO
5 15 (71.43%) OOD
6 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
6 14 (66.67%) Multithreading
7 13 (61.90%) UML
8 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
9 8 (38.10%) TDD
9 8 (38.10%) NUnit
9 8 (38.10%) MSTest
10 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (19.05%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (19.05%) Ninject
11 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (19.05%) Spring.NET
11 4 (19.05%) MVVM
11 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (19.05%) Moq

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) JIRA
1 15 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (38.10%) MSTest
2 8 (38.10%) NUnit
3 4 (19.05%) Moq
3 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Internet Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 16 (76.19%) WCF
4 15 (71.43%) Entity Framework
4 15 (71.43%) NHibernate
5 7 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (19.05%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (19.05%) Ninject
6 4 (19.05%) Spring.NET
6 4 (19.05%) WinForms
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) OO
2 15 (71.43%) OOD
3 14 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 13 (61.90%) UML
5 8 (38.10%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (19.05%) Kanban
7 4 (19.05%) MVVM
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) MVC
8 3 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Wimborne, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago