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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 71 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 36 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.56% 0.97% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.87% 2.64% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 4
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
524 530 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.30% 36.58% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 414 374 276
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 22 December 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 71 (100.00%) C#
2 56 (78.87%) .NET
3 34 (47.89%) Degree
4 32 (45.07%) Computer Science
5 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (38.03%) Unit Testing
7 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
8 25 (35.21%) Visual Studio
8 25 (35.21%) Silverlight
8 25 (35.21%) Mathematics
9 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
10 23 (32.39%) Windows
11 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
11 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
12 21 (29.58%) HTML
13 20 (28.17%) OOP
13 20 (28.17%) TDD
14 18 (25.35%) Subversion
14 18 (25.35%) WCF
15 17 (23.94%) CSS
15 17 (23.94%) Visualisation
15 17 (23.94%) Software Architecture
15 17 (23.94%) Waterfall
16 16 (22.54%) CUDA
16 16 (22.54%) Qt
16 16 (22.54%) Direct3D
16 16 (22.54%) 3D Visualisation
16 16 (22.54%) Linear Algebra
16 16 (22.54%) STL
16 16 (22.54%) UNIX

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.41%) Node.js
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (35.21%) Visual Studio
2 18 (25.35%) Subversion
3 7 (9.86%) NUnit
4 6 (8.45%) Moq
5 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.82%) Maven
7 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (22.54%) Electronics
2 9 (12.68%) Games
3 6 (8.45%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Software Engineer
3 18 (25.35%) C# Developer
4 16 (22.54%) .NET Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Senior Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Flash Developer
7 7 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 5 (7.04%) CRM Developer
9 4 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 3 (4.23%) WPF Developer
10 3 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (2.82%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (78.87%) .NET
2 25 (35.21%) Silverlight
3 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
4 21 (29.58%) HTML
5 18 (25.35%) WCF
6 17 (23.94%) CSS
7 16 (22.54%) STL
7 16 (22.54%) MFC
7 16 (22.54%) OpenGL
7 16 (22.54%) Qt
7 16 (22.54%) Direct3D
8 14 (19.72%) XML
8 14 (19.72%) WinForms
9 11 (15.49%) Spring
9 11 (15.49%) Hibernate
10 10 (14.08%) J2EE
10 10 (14.08%) NHibernate
11 9 (12.68%) Apache Flex
11 9 (12.68%) LINQ
11 9 (12.68%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 32 (45.07%) Computer Science
2 25 (35.21%) Mathematics
3 17 (23.94%) Visualisation
4 16 (22.54%) CUDA
5 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
6 8 (11.27%) N-Tier
7 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.82%) iPad
9 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.41%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.41%) Equities
9 1 (1.41%) Derivative
9 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) UNIX
3 9 (12.68%) Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) Unit Testing
3 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
4 20 (28.17%) TDD
4 20 (28.17%) OOP
5 17 (23.94%) Software Architecture
5 17 (23.94%) Waterfall
6 16 (22.54%) 3D Visualisation
6 16 (22.54%) Linear Algebra
7 15 (21.13%) Mentoring
8 10 (14.08%) OO
8 10 (14.08%) Project Management
9 7 (9.86%) CRM
10 6 (8.45%) MVC
11 5 (7.04%) Workflow
11 5 (7.04%) Scrum
11 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
12 4 (5.63%) MVVM
13 3 (4.23%) BDD
13 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.54%) C++
3 16 (22.54%) C
3 16 (22.54%) VC++
4 12 (16.90%) Java
5 10 (14.08%) SQL
6 5 (7.04%) ActionScript
7 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.63%) F#
8 2 (2.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) XAML
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (47.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Adobe
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) Infragistics
4 4 (5.63%) Google
4 4 (5.63%) Red Gate
5 3 (4.23%) Sybase
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter
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