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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 62 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 27 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.40% 0.78% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 1.89% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
465 212 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 58.56% 41.57% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 429 189 196
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 - 20 £35,000 - 4
Bournemouth - 6 £42,500 - 1
Dorchester - 1 £41,500 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (80.95%) WinForms
3 33 (78.57%) MVC
4 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 26 (61.90%) WCF
7 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (57.14%) Scrum
9 23 (54.76%) Windows
9 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
10 22 (52.38%) SQL
11 21 (50.00%) TDD
11 21 (50.00%) MVVM
12 20 (47.62%) Rhino Mocks
12 20 (47.62%) Moq
12 20 (47.62%) Castle Windsor
12 20 (47.62%) Ninject
12 20 (47.62%) Dependency Injection
12 20 (47.62%) Inversion of Control
12 20 (47.62%) MSTest
12 20 (47.62%) Spring.NET
12 20 (47.62%) Web Application Development
12 20 (47.62%) Unity DI Container
12 20 (47.62%) NUnit
12 20 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (47.62%) Kanban
13 18 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
14 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.76%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) NUnit
1 20 (47.62%) MSTest
1 20 (47.62%) Rhino Mocks
1 20 (47.62%) Moq
2 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (92.86%) Developer
2 26 (61.90%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Graduate
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Systems Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (80.95%) WinForms
3 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 26 (61.90%) WCF
5 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (47.62%) Spring.NET
6 20 (47.62%) Castle Windsor
6 20 (47.62%) Ninject
6 20 (47.62%) Unity DI Container
7 18 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
8 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (21.43%) HTML
10 9 (21.43%) CSS
11 8 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (16.67%) jQuery
13 6 (14.29%) Ajax
14 5 (11.90%) FusionCharts
15 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) MVC
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (57.14%) Scrum
4 21 (50.00%) TDD
4 21 (50.00%) MVVM
5 20 (47.62%) Web Application Development
5 20 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (47.62%) Kanban
5 20 (47.62%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.38%) OO
8 1 (2.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 8 (19.05%) VB
4 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.90%) VBA
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Telerik
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