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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 73 73 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 35 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.36% 1.71% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.09% 5.11% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 7
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £47,000
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
575 411 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.72% 33.39% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 456 273 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 18 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 66 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (71.21%) .NET
3 31 (46.97%) Degree
4 30 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
7 27 (40.91%) C++
8 26 (39.39%) Mathematics
9 25 (37.88%) Unit Testing
9 25 (37.88%) Windows
10 24 (36.36%) TDD
11 21 (31.82%) Software Engineering
11 21 (31.82%) Java
12 20 (30.30%) Visual Studio
12 20 (30.30%) ASP.NET
12 20 (30.30%) OOP
12 20 (30.30%) Visualisation
13 19 (28.79%) OpenGL
14 18 (27.27%) WinForms
14 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
14 18 (27.27%) Software Architecture
14 18 (27.27%) WCF
15 17 (25.76%) Silverlight
15 17 (25.76%) Subversion
15 17 (25.76%) Qt
15 17 (25.76%) CUDA
15 17 (25.76%) MFC
15 17 (25.76%) C
15 17 (25.76%) VC++
15 17 (25.76%) STL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Visual Studio
2 17 (25.76%) Subversion
3 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.03%) Moq
4 2 (3.03%) NUnit
General
1 17 (25.76%) Electronics
2 11 (16.67%) Finance
3 9 (13.64%) Games
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Flash Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Software Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.61%) C# Programmer
5 7 (10.61%) Applications Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Programmer
6 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) WPF Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Flash ActionScript Developer
7 5 (7.58%) WinForms Developer
8 4 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.55%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (71.21%) .NET
2 20 (30.30%) ASP.NET
3 19 (28.79%) OpenGL
4 18 (27.27%) WinForms
4 18 (27.27%) WCF
5 17 (25.76%) Silverlight
5 17 (25.76%) Qt
5 17 (25.76%) MFC
5 17 (25.76%) STL
5 17 (25.76%) XML
5 17 (25.76%) Direct3D
6 14 (21.21%) HTML
7 12 (18.18%) CSS
8 10 (15.15%) LINQ
8 10 (15.15%) NHibernate
9 9 (13.64%) Adobe AIR
9 9 (13.64%) Apache Flex
9 9 (13.64%) Lucene
9 9 (13.64%) Spring
9 9 (13.64%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 30 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 26 (39.39%) Mathematics
3 20 (30.30%) Visualisation
4 17 (25.76%) CUDA
5 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 9 (13.64%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) UNIX
3 9 (13.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.88%) Unit Testing
3 24 (36.36%) TDD
4 21 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 20 (30.30%) OOP
6 18 (27.27%) Software Architecture
7 17 (25.76%) 3D Visualisation
8 13 (19.70%) Waterfall
9 12 (18.18%) Multithreading
10 10 (15.15%) MVC
10 10 (15.15%) OO
11 9 (13.64%) Project Management
12 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
13 2 (3.03%) CAD
13 2 (3.03%) Scrum
13 2 (3.03%) Workflow
13 2 (3.03%) CRM
13 2 (3.03%) Financial Modelling
13 2 (3.03%) BDD
14 1 (1.52%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 27 (40.91%) C++
4 21 (31.82%) Java
5 17 (25.76%) C
5 17 (25.76%) VC++
6 12 (18.18%) SQL
7 9 (13.64%) F#
8 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
9 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 5 (7.58%) ActionScript
11 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.52%) Ruby
12 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (46.97%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 9 (13.64%) Adobe
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Twitter
3 1 (1.52%) Google
3 1 (1.52%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.52%) Infragistics
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