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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 66 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 33 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.42% 1.78% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.47% 4.80% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 6
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
510 563 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 37.06% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 335 384 268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 60 (88.24%) .NET
2 54 (79.41%) C#
3 35 (51.47%) Visual Studio
3 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (47.06%) Windows
4 32 (47.06%) Degree
5 31 (45.59%) Software Engineering
6 27 (39.71%) Computer Science
7 24 (35.29%) Qt
7 24 (35.29%) WinForms
8 21 (30.88%) Unit Testing
9 20 (29.41%) Subversion
9 20 (29.41%) OOP
9 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 19 (27.94%) UNIX
10 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
10 19 (27.94%) TDD
10 19 (27.94%) Visualisation
11 18 (26.47%) Waterfall
12 17 (25.00%) CUDA
12 17 (25.00%) Software Architecture
12 17 (25.00%) Direct3D
12 17 (25.00%) 3D Visualisation
12 17 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
12 17 (25.00%) Mathematics
12 17 (25.00%) STL
12 17 (25.00%) C
12 17 (25.00%) MFC
12 17 (25.00%) C++
12 17 (25.00%) Electronics

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.94%) Node.js
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.94%) Informix
4 2 (2.94%) Ingres
4 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (51.47%) Visual Studio
2 20 (29.41%) Subversion
3 3 (4.41%) Maven
3 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.94%) NUnit
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Moq
General
1 17 (25.00%) Electronics
2 7 (10.29%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Developer
2 27 (39.71%) Software Engineer
3 16 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 11 (16.18%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.29%) WPF Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior WPF Developer
7 5 (7.35%) WinForms Developer
7 5 (7.35%) CRM Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Graduate
7 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
11 1 (1.47%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (88.24%) .NET
2 24 (35.29%) WinForms
2 24 (35.29%) Qt
3 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
4 17 (25.00%) STL
4 17 (25.00%) MFC
4 17 (25.00%) OpenGL
4 17 (25.00%) Direct3D
5 16 (23.53%) HTML
6 14 (20.59%) Silverlight
7 13 (19.12%) CSS
8 12 (17.65%) WCF
9 9 (13.24%) XML
10 8 (11.76%) jQuery
11 7 (10.29%) Java SE
11 7 (10.29%) HTML5
11 7 (10.29%) iOS SDK
12 6 (8.82%) XSD
13 4 (5.88%) .NET Framework
13 4 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Computer Science
2 19 (27.94%) Visualisation
3 17 (25.00%) CUDA
3 17 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (10.29%) GIS
5 5 (7.35%) N-Tier
6 4 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.94%) iPad
8 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.47%) Equities
8 1 (1.47%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.06%) Windows
2 19 (27.94%) UNIX
3 9 (13.24%) Android
4 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 7 (10.29%) Mac OS X
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.94%) Solaris
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) Software Engineering
3 21 (30.88%) Unit Testing
4 20 (29.41%) OOP
5 19 (27.94%) TDD
6 18 (26.47%) Waterfall
7 17 (25.00%) 3D Visualisation
7 17 (25.00%) Software Architecture
7 17 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
8 13 (19.12%) Scrum
9 7 (10.29%) OO
9 7 (10.29%) MVVM
9 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.82%) Time Management
10 6 (8.82%) CRM
11 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
11 5 (7.35%) Line Management
12 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
12 4 (5.88%) MVC
13 3 (4.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (79.41%) C#
2 17 (25.00%) C++
2 17 (25.00%) VC++
2 17 (25.00%) C
3 11 (16.18%) Java
3 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.29%) SQL
5 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.94%) VB
6 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.94%) F#
7 1 (1.47%) XAML
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (47.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.41%) Sybase
5 2 (2.94%) Sun
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