The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 80 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 27 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.83% 1.84% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.68% 4.61% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 7
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
577 477 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.15% 39.98% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 401 322 301
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (70.18%) .NET
3 30 (52.63%) C++
4 27 (47.37%) Windows
5 24 (42.11%) Unit Testing
5 24 (42.11%) Visualisation
6 23 (40.35%) WinForms
7 22 (38.60%) OpenGL
8 21 (36.84%) Degree
9 20 (35.09%) Mathematics
9 20 (35.09%) Computer Science
9 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
9 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
10 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 19 (33.33%) OOP
11 18 (31.58%) Visual Studio
12 17 (29.82%) Electronics
12 17 (29.82%) Ethernet
12 17 (29.82%) MFC
12 17 (29.82%) C
12 17 (29.82%) Java
12 17 (29.82%) VC++
12 17 (29.82%) STL
12 17 (29.82%) UNIX
12 17 (29.82%) Subversion
12 17 (29.82%) TDD
12 17 (29.82%) Qt
12 17 (29.82%) Software Architecture
12 17 (29.82%) CUDA
12 17 (29.82%) Direct3D

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 17 (29.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (29.82%) Electronics
2 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.77%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) C# Programmer
3 8 (14.04%) Programmer
3 8 (14.04%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.28%) WPF Developer
4 7 (12.28%) WinForms Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.26%) Flash Developer
8 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior WinForms Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 23 (40.35%) WinForms
3 22 (38.60%) OpenGL
4 17 (29.82%) MFC
4 17 (29.82%) STL
4 17 (29.82%) Qt
4 17 (29.82%) Direct3D
5 16 (28.07%) WCF
6 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 13 (22.81%) XML
8 12 (21.05%) Silverlight
8 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
9 8 (14.04%) LINQ
9 8 (14.04%) AppFabric
10 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (10.53%) HTML
10 6 (10.53%) XSLT
11 5 (8.77%) Web Services
11 5 (8.77%) CSS
12 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Visualisation
2 20 (35.09%) Mathematics
2 20 (35.09%) Computer Science
3 17 (29.82%) CUDA
4 8 (14.04%) N-Tier
5 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.51%) iPad
6 2 (3.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) UNIX
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Unit Testing
2 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
3 19 (33.33%) OOP
4 17 (29.82%) TDD
4 17 (29.82%) Software Architecture
4 17 (29.82%) 3D Visualisation
5 12 (21.05%) Multithreading
6 11 (19.30%) OO
6 11 (19.30%) MVC
7 5 (8.77%) CAD
7 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.02%) CRM
8 4 (7.02%) Scrum
9 3 (5.26%) Project Management
9 3 (5.26%) OOD
9 3 (5.26%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (3.51%) iOS Development
10 2 (3.51%) Web Development
10 2 (3.51%) MVVM
10 2 (3.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (52.63%) C++
3 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 17 (29.82%) C
4 17 (29.82%) Java
4 17 (29.82%) VC++
5 9 (15.79%) F#
6 8 (14.04%) SQL
7 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Adobe
4 2 (3.51%) Ektron
4 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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