The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 80 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 30 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.83% 0.37% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.90% 0.98% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 14
Average salary £38,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.83% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £43,250 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
612 407 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.39% 37.83% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 437 263 408
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Scotland

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 24 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (82.22%) .NET
3 26 (57.78%) Windows
4 24 (53.33%) Unit Testing
5 22 (48.89%) Visualisation
6 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 21 (46.67%) C++
6 21 (46.67%) Subversion
7 20 (44.44%) WinForms
7 20 (44.44%) OpenGL
8 19 (42.22%) Software Engineering
8 19 (42.22%) Degree
8 19 (42.22%) Mathematics
8 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
9 17 (37.78%) Electronics
9 17 (37.78%) C
9 17 (37.78%) MFC
9 17 (37.78%) Visual Studio
9 17 (37.78%) UNIX
9 17 (37.78%) VC++
9 17 (37.78%) Ethernet
9 17 (37.78%) Qt
9 17 (37.78%) CUDA
9 17 (37.78%) Direct3D
9 17 (37.78%) 3D Visualisation
10 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
11 12 (26.67%) STL
11 12 (26.67%) OOP
11 12 (26.67%) Software Architecture
11 12 (26.67%) WCF

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Subversion
2 17 (37.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (8.89%) Moq
3 4 (8.89%) MSTest
3 4 (8.89%) Mercurial
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) NUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (37.78%) Electronics
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.33%) WinForms Developer
4 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Programmer
5 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) WPF Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C# Programmer
6 4 (8.89%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) GUI Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Junior
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.22%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) .NET
2 20 (44.44%) WinForms
2 20 (44.44%) OpenGL
3 17 (37.78%) MFC
3 17 (37.78%) Qt
3 17 (37.78%) Direct3D
4 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
5 12 (26.67%) STL
5 12 (26.67%) WCF
6 9 (20.00%) XML
6 9 (20.00%) LINQ
6 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
7 7 (15.56%) Silverlight
8 5 (11.11%) NHibernate
8 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.11%) AppFabric
8 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (8.89%) Ninject
9 4 (8.89%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Visualisation
2 19 (42.22%) Mathematics
2 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
3 17 (37.78%) CUDA
4 7 (15.56%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (4.44%) Physics
6 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.44%) iPhone
6 2 (4.44%) iPad
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 19 (42.22%) Software Engineering
3 17 (37.78%) 3D Visualisation
4 12 (26.67%) OOP
4 12 (26.67%) Software Architecture
5 11 (24.44%) MVC
6 10 (22.22%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.89%) B2B
8 4 (8.89%) OO
9 3 (6.67%) CRM
9 3 (6.67%) OOD
9 3 (6.67%) CAD
10 2 (4.44%) Web Development
10 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.44%) MVVM
10 2 (4.44%) Workflow
10 2 (4.44%) Scrum
11 1 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (46.67%) C++
3 17 (37.78%) C
3 17 (37.78%) VC++
4 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) F#
6 4 (8.89%) Python
7 2 (4.44%) XAML
7 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.44%) Java
8 1 (2.22%) SQL
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.44%) Ektron
3 2 (4.44%) Sybase
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