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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 64 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 38 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.76% 1.81% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.63% 4.93% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 2
Average salary £38,500 £37,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.35% -19.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £49,250
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
498 609 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.17% 36.71% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 311 430 278
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 17 April 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 65 (89.04%) .NET
2 56 (76.71%) C#
3 37 (50.68%) Visual Studio
3 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (47.95%) Degree
5 33 (45.21%) Windows
6 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
7 29 (39.73%) Computer Science
8 26 (35.62%) Qt
9 25 (34.25%) WinForms
10 23 (31.51%) Unit Testing
11 22 (30.14%) Subversion
11 22 (30.14%) OOP
12 21 (28.77%) UNIX
12 21 (28.77%) TDD
12 21 (28.77%) Visualisation
12 21 (28.77%) Waterfall
13 19 (26.03%) Software Architecture
13 19 (26.03%) CUDA
13 19 (26.03%) Direct3D
13 19 (26.03%) 3D Visualisation
13 19 (26.03%) Linear Algebra
13 19 (26.03%) Electronics
13 19 (26.03%) Mathematics
13 19 (26.03%) C
13 19 (26.03%) STL
13 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
13 19 (26.03%) MFC
13 19 (26.03%) C++
13 19 (26.03%) VC++

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (6.85%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.85%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.74%) Node.js
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) Informix
4 2 (2.74%) Ingres
4 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (50.68%) Visual Studio
2 22 (30.14%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) Maven
3 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.74%) NUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) Moq
General
1 19 (26.03%) Electronics
2 12 (16.44%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Developer
2 28 (38.36%) Software Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.07%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.96%) WPF Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior WPF Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Graduate
7 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) WinForms Developer
7 5 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) CRM Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (2.74%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (89.04%) .NET
2 26 (35.62%) Qt
3 25 (34.25%) WinForms
4 19 (26.03%) OpenGL
4 19 (26.03%) MFC
4 19 (26.03%) STL
4 19 (26.03%) Direct3D
5 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
6 16 (21.92%) HTML
7 13 (17.81%) CSS
7 13 (17.81%) Silverlight
8 10 (13.70%) WCF
9 8 (10.96%) XML
9 8 (10.96%) jQuery
10 7 (9.59%) Java SE
10 7 (9.59%) HTML5
10 7 (9.59%) iOS SDK
11 6 (8.22%) XSD
12 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
12 4 (5.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) Computer Science
2 21 (28.77%) Visualisation
3 19 (26.03%) CUDA
3 19 (26.03%) Mathematics
4 7 (9.59%) GIS
5 5 (6.85%) N-Tier
6 4 (5.48%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.74%) iPad
8 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.37%) Equities
8 1 (1.37%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Windows
2 21 (28.77%) UNIX
3 9 (12.33%) Android
4 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
5 7 (9.59%) Mac OS X
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.74%) Solaris
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
3 23 (31.51%) Unit Testing
4 22 (30.14%) OOP
5 21 (28.77%) TDD
5 21 (28.77%) Waterfall
6 19 (26.03%) 3D Visualisation
6 19 (26.03%) Linear Algebra
6 19 (26.03%) Software Architecture
7 14 (19.18%) Scrum
8 11 (15.07%) MVVM
9 7 (9.59%) Time Management
9 7 (9.59%) OO
9 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.85%) Line Management
10 5 (6.85%) CRM
10 5 (6.85%) Project Management
10 5 (6.85%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.48%) MVC
12 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 56 (76.71%) C#
2 19 (26.03%) C++
2 19 (26.03%) VC++
2 19 (26.03%) C
3 15 (20.55%) Java
4 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.85%) SQL
6 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.74%) VB
7 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.74%) F#
8 1 (1.37%) XAML
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (47.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.11%) Sybase
5 2 (2.74%) Sun
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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