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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 63 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 36 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.65% 1.10% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.16% 2.98% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 9
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 £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
503 503 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.07% 36.88% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 396 335 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 74 (100.00%) C#
2 61 (82.43%) .NET
3 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (45.95%) Degree
5 31 (41.89%) Computer Science
5 31 (41.89%) Visual Studio
6 30 (40.54%) Unit Testing
7 28 (37.84%) Software Engineering
8 27 (36.49%) Windows
9 24 (32.43%) Silverlight
9 24 (32.43%) Mathematics
10 23 (31.08%) OOP
10 23 (31.08%) SQL Server
11 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
11 22 (29.73%) TDD
11 22 (29.73%) Subversion
12 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
13 20 (27.03%) UNIX
13 20 (27.03%) Visualisation
13 20 (27.03%) Software Architecture
13 20 (27.03%) Waterfall
14 19 (25.68%) CUDA
14 19 (25.68%) Qt
14 19 (25.68%) Direct3D
14 19 (25.68%) 3D Visualisation
14 19 (25.68%) Linear Algebra
14 19 (25.68%) Electronics
14 19 (25.68%) OpenGL
14 19 (25.68%) VC++
14 19 (25.68%) Ethernet

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) Node.js
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Informix
4 1 (1.35%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 31 (41.89%) Visual Studio
2 22 (29.73%) Subversion
3 7 (9.46%) NUnit
4 6 (8.11%) Moq
5 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.05%) Maven
6 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (25.68%) Electronics
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 5 (6.76%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (68.92%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) Software Engineer
3 20 (27.03%) C# Developer
4 17 (22.97%) .NET Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Senior Developer
6 12 (16.22%) Software Developer
7 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Flash Developer
8 5 (6.76%) WPF Developer
8 5 (6.76%) CRM Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior WPF Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior WinForms Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.41%) WinForms Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.05%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (82.43%) .NET
2 24 (32.43%) Silverlight
3 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 19 (25.68%) STL
4 19 (25.68%) MFC
4 19 (25.68%) OpenGL
4 19 (25.68%) Qt
4 19 (25.68%) Direct3D
5 18 (24.32%) WCF
6 17 (22.97%) HTML
7 16 (21.62%) WinForms
8 13 (17.57%) CSS
9 10 (13.51%) XML
10 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.81%) LINQ
11 8 (10.81%) Hibernate
11 8 (10.81%) Spring
11 8 (10.81%) Web Services
12 6 (8.11%) SOAP
12 6 (8.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (41.89%) Computer Science
2 24 (32.43%) Mathematics
3 20 (27.03%) Visualisation
4 19 (25.68%) CUDA
5 8 (10.81%) N-Tier
6 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.70%) iPad
9 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.35%) Equities
9 1 (1.35%) Derivative
9 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.49%) Windows
2 20 (27.03%) UNIX
3 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) Unit Testing
3 28 (37.84%) Software Engineering
4 23 (31.08%) OOP
5 22 (29.73%) TDD
6 20 (27.03%) Waterfall
6 20 (27.03%) Software Architecture
7 19 (25.68%) 3D Visualisation
7 19 (25.68%) Linear Algebra
8 16 (21.62%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.51%) OO
10 7 (9.46%) CRM
11 6 (8.11%) Project Management
11 6 (8.11%) MVC
11 6 (8.11%) Scrum
12 5 (6.76%) Multithreading
12 5 (6.76%) Workflow
13 4 (5.41%) MVVM
14 3 (4.05%) BDD
14 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.68%) C++
3 19 (25.68%) C
3 19 (25.68%) VC++
4 10 (13.51%) SQL
5 8 (10.81%) Java
6 5 (6.76%) ActionScript
7 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.05%) F#
9 2 (2.70%) Ruby
10 1 (1.35%) XAML
10 1 (1.35%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (45.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Adobe
4 4 (5.41%) Infragistics
4 4 (5.41%) Google
4 4 (5.41%) Red Gate
5 3 (4.05%) Sybase
6 1 (1.35%) Sun
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