The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 104 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 2.00% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 5.08% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 29 9
Average salary £57,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.35% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
486 591 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.56% 39.35% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 335 411 320
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £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 Edinburgh

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WPF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

WPF Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 37 (94.87%) .NET
2 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 21 (53.85%) Degree
3 20 (51.28%) Visual Studio
3 20 (51.28%) Windows
4 19 (48.72%) C#
5 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
6 17 (43.59%) Qt
7 14 (35.90%) WinForms
7 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
8 13 (33.33%) Java
8 13 (33.33%) MVVM
9 12 (30.77%) Visualisation
10 11 (28.21%) Waterfall
10 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
10 11 (28.21%) UNIX
11 10 (25.64%) C
11 10 (25.64%) OOP
11 10 (25.64%) OpenGL
11 10 (25.64%) VC++
11 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
11 10 (25.64%) STL
11 10 (25.64%) C++
11 10 (25.64%) MFC
11 10 (25.64%) TDD
11 10 (25.64%) Subversion
11 10 (25.64%) Electronics
11 10 (25.64%) Software Architecture
11 10 (25.64%) CUDA

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (12.82%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) Ingres
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) Informix
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Visual Studio
2 10 (25.64%) Subversion
General
1 10 (25.64%) Electronics
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Graduate
6 3 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.69%) WPF Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Applications Development Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Applications Manager
8 1 (2.56%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (94.87%) .NET
2 17 (43.59%) Qt
3 14 (35.90%) WinForms
4 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.64%) OpenGL
5 10 (25.64%) STL
5 10 (25.64%) MFC
5 10 (25.64%) Direct3D
6 9 (23.08%) HTML
6 9 (23.08%) XML
6 9 (23.08%) CSS
7 7 (17.95%) XSD
7 7 (17.95%) Java SE
7 7 (17.95%) iOS SDK
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
9 5 (12.82%) HTML5
10 4 (10.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (5.13%) Ajax
11 2 (5.13%) Silverlight
11 2 (5.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 12 (30.77%) Visualisation
3 10 (25.64%) CUDA
3 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
4 7 (17.95%) GIS
5 5 (12.82%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) UNIX
3 7 (17.95%) Mac OS X
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Phone
3 7 (17.95%) Android
3 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) MVVM
4 11 (28.21%) Waterfall
5 10 (25.64%) OOP
5 10 (25.64%) TDD
5 10 (25.64%) Software Architecture
5 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
5 10 (25.64%) 3D Visualisation
5 10 (25.64%) Linear Algebra
5 10 (25.64%) SDLC
6 8 (20.51%) Scrum
7 6 (15.38%) Time Management
7 6 (15.38%) Line Management
8 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Project Management
10 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.56%) MVC
12 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) C
3 10 (25.64%) VC++
3 10 (25.64%) C++
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 7 (17.95%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.56%) Sun
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Life Assurance, Health Insurance, Pe
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago