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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 68 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 33 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.47% 1.39% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.42% 3.67% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 6
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
514 545 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.50% 37.87% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 353 364 302
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 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 64 (86.49%) C#
1 64 (86.49%) .NET
2 36 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (47.30%) Visual Studio
4 33 (44.59%) Degree
5 30 (40.54%) Computer Science
5 30 (40.54%) Software Engineering
5 30 (40.54%) Windows
6 26 (35.14%) Unit Testing
7 23 (31.08%) Qt
8 22 (29.73%) WinForms
8 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
9 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
9 21 (28.38%) OOP
9 21 (28.38%) Subversion
9 21 (28.38%) TDD
9 21 (28.38%) Silverlight
10 20 (27.03%) UNIX
11 19 (25.68%) Mathematics
11 19 (25.68%) Visualisation
11 19 (25.68%) Software Architecture
11 19 (25.68%) Waterfall
12 18 (24.32%) CUDA
12 18 (24.32%) Direct3D
12 18 (24.32%) 3D Visualisation
12 18 (24.32%) Linear Algebra
12 18 (24.32%) C
12 18 (24.32%) STL
12 18 (24.32%) MFC
12 18 (24.32%) C++

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) Informix
4 2 (2.70%) Ingres
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (47.30%) Visual Studio
2 21 (28.38%) Subversion
3 5 (6.76%) NUnit
4 4 (5.41%) Moq
5 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.05%) Maven
6 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (24.32%) Electronics
2 5 (6.76%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) Software Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) C# Developer
4 14 (18.92%) .NET Developer
5 12 (16.22%) Software Developer
6 11 (14.86%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) WPF Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior WinForms Developer
9 5 (6.76%) CRM Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior WPF Developer
9 5 (6.76%) WinForms Developer
10 4 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Graduate
11 3 (4.05%) Architect
11 3 (4.05%) Lead Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.05%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (86.49%) .NET
2 23 (31.08%) Qt
3 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
3 22 (29.73%) WinForms
4 21 (28.38%) Silverlight
5 18 (24.32%) OpenGL
5 18 (24.32%) STL
5 18 (24.32%) MFC
5 18 (24.32%) Direct3D
6 16 (21.62%) WCF
7 15 (20.27%) HTML
8 11 (14.86%) CSS
9 9 (12.16%) XML
10 8 (10.81%) .NET Framework
11 6 (8.11%) LINQ
11 6 (8.11%) jQuery
11 6 (8.11%) Web Services
12 5 (6.76%) Java SE
12 5 (6.76%) HTML5
12 5 (6.76%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 30 (40.54%) Computer Science
2 19 (25.68%) Visualisation
2 19 (25.68%) Mathematics
3 18 (24.32%) CUDA
4 6 (8.11%) N-Tier
5 5 (6.76%) GIS
6 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.70%) iPad
7 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.35%) Equities
8 1 (1.35%) Derivative
8 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Windows
2 20 (27.03%) UNIX
3 7 (9.46%) Android
3 7 (9.46%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.76%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.76%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.70%) Solaris
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) Software Engineering
3 26 (35.14%) Unit Testing
4 21 (28.38%) TDD
4 21 (28.38%) OOP
5 19 (25.68%) Software Architecture
5 19 (25.68%) Waterfall
6 18 (24.32%) 3D Visualisation
6 18 (24.32%) Linear Algebra
7 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 11 (14.86%) Scrum
9 8 (10.81%) OO
10 7 (9.46%) MVVM
11 6 (8.11%) CRM
12 5 (6.76%) MVC
12 5 (6.76%) Multithreading
13 4 (5.41%) Time Management
13 4 (5.41%) Workflow
13 4 (5.41%) Project Management
14 3 (4.05%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (86.49%) C#
2 18 (24.32%) C++
2 18 (24.32%) VC++
2 18 (24.32%) C
3 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.51%) Java
4 10 (13.51%) SQL
5 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.05%) F#
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
6 2 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (44.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) VCP4
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.05%) Infragistics
4 3 (4.05%) Google
4 3 (4.05%) Red Gate
4 3 (4.05%) Sybase
5 2 (2.70%) Sun
6 1 (1.35%) Adobe
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