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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 71 68 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing WPF 33 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.20% 2.17% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 6.21% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 4
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
555 419 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.07% 34.95% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 412 277 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 65 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (66.15%) .NET
3 29 (44.62%) C++
4 27 (41.54%) Degree
5 26 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 25 (38.46%) Windows
6 25 (38.46%) Computer Science
7 24 (36.92%) Mathematics
8 23 (35.38%) Visualisation
9 22 (33.85%) WinForms
9 22 (33.85%) Java
10 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
10 21 (32.31%) OpenGL
10 21 (32.31%) TDD
11 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
12 19 (29.23%) OOP
12 19 (29.23%) XML
13 18 (27.69%) Visual Studio
14 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
15 16 (24.62%) Ethernet
15 16 (24.62%) Electronics
15 16 (24.62%) MFC
15 16 (24.62%) C
15 16 (24.62%) STL
15 16 (24.62%) UNIX
15 16 (24.62%) VC++
15 16 (24.62%) Subversion
15 16 (24.62%) Software Architecture
15 16 (24.62%) Qt

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.08%) CMS
1 2 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Visual Studio
2 16 (24.62%) Subversion
3 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.08%) Moq
3 2 (3.08%) NUnit
General
1 16 (24.62%) Electronics
2 12 (18.46%) Finance
3 10 (15.38%) Games
4 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (69.23%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Software Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Software Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Programmer
4 8 (12.31%) Flash Developer
4 8 (12.31%) C# Programmer
5 7 (10.77%) WPF Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Applications Developer
5 7 (10.77%) WinForms Developer
5 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Flash ActionScript Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.08%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (66.15%) .NET
2 22 (33.85%) WinForms
3 21 (32.31%) OpenGL
4 19 (29.23%) XML
5 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
6 16 (24.62%) STL
6 16 (24.62%) MFC
6 16 (24.62%) WCF
6 16 (24.62%) Qt
6 16 (24.62%) Direct3D
7 13 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 12 (18.46%) AngularJS
9 11 (16.92%) HTML
9 11 (16.92%) XSLT
10 10 (15.38%) CSS
10 10 (15.38%) LINQ
11 8 (12.31%) Adobe AIR
11 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
11 8 (12.31%) NHibernate
11 8 (12.31%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 24 (36.92%) Mathematics
3 23 (35.38%) Visualisation
4 16 (24.62%) CUDA
5 10 (15.38%) N-Tier
6 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.62%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (3.08%) iPad
8 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.08%) iPhone
9 1 (1.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Windows
2 16 (24.62%) UNIX
3 8 (12.31%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 21 (32.31%) TDD
3 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 19 (29.23%) OOP
5 16 (24.62%) Software Architecture
5 16 (24.62%) 3D Visualisation
6 13 (20.00%) OO
7 12 (18.46%) MVC
7 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
8 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.31%) Project Management
10 5 (7.69%) CAD
11 4 (6.15%) Scrum
12 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.62%) Financial Modelling
12 3 (4.62%) MVVM
12 3 (4.62%) CRM
12 3 (4.62%) OOD
13 2 (3.08%) Web Development
13 2 (3.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (44.62%) C++
3 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (33.85%) Java
5 16 (24.62%) C
5 16 (24.62%) VC++
6 9 (13.85%) F#
7 8 (12.31%) SQL
8 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.15%) ActionScript
10 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Adobe
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.08%) Ektron
4 1 (1.54%) Red Gate
4 1 (1.54%) Twitter
4 1 (1.54%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.54%) Google
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