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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 94 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 1.75% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 4.33% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 7
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £26,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £43,750 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
485 624 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.01% 40.39% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 326 433 325
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 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 41 (91.11%) .NET
2 25 (55.56%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 24 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 24 (53.33%) Degree
4 23 (51.11%) Windows
5 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (44.44%) Computer Science
7 19 (42.22%) Qt
8 17 (37.78%) WinForms
9 14 (31.11%) UNIX
9 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
9 14 (31.11%) Visualisation
10 13 (28.89%) MVVM
10 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
10 13 (28.89%) Java
11 12 (26.67%) C++
11 12 (26.67%) MFC
11 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
11 12 (26.67%) STL
11 12 (26.67%) VC++
11 12 (26.67%) Ethernet
11 12 (26.67%) C
11 12 (26.67%) OOP
11 12 (26.67%) TDD
11 12 (26.67%) Subversion
11 12 (26.67%) OpenGL
11 12 (26.67%) Electronics
11 12 (26.67%) Software Architecture
11 12 (26.67%) CUDA

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (11.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Informix
2 2 (4.44%) Ingres
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 12 (26.67%) Subversion
General
1 12 (26.67%) Electronics
2 10 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Software Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Architect
3 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.11%) WPF Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Graduate
6 3 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior WinForms Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior WPF Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (91.11%) .NET
2 19 (42.22%) Qt
3 17 (37.78%) WinForms
4 12 (26.67%) OpenGL
4 12 (26.67%) MFC
4 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 12 (26.67%) STL
4 12 (26.67%) Direct3D
5 9 (20.00%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) CSS
5 9 (20.00%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) Java SE
6 7 (15.56%) XSD
6 7 (15.56%) iOS SDK
7 6 (13.33%) jQuery
8 5 (11.11%) HTML5
9 4 (8.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.44%) XSLT
10 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 14 (31.11%) Visualisation
3 12 (26.67%) CUDA
3 12 (26.67%) Mathematics
4 7 (15.56%) GIS
5 5 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) UNIX
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Phone
3 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
3 7 (15.56%) Mac OS X
3 7 (15.56%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Solaris
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) MVVM
3 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
4 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 12 (26.67%) 3D Visualisation
4 12 (26.67%) Linear Algebra
4 12 (26.67%) Software Architecture
4 12 (26.67%) SDLC
4 12 (26.67%) TDD
4 12 (26.67%) OOP
5 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 6 (13.33%) Line Management
6 6 (13.33%) Time Management
7 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.44%) MVC
10 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) C#
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) C++
3 12 (26.67%) C
3 12 (26.67%) VC++
4 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.44%) Sun