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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 71 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 27 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.04% 1.97% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.26% 5.06% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 5
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £25,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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
431 613 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.55% 38.97% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 288 445 271
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £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 26 May 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 50 (86.21%) .NET
2 38 (65.52%) C#
3 30 (51.72%) Visual Studio
3 30 (51.72%) Degree
4 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (48.28%) Software Engineering
6 26 (44.83%) Windows
7 25 (43.10%) Computer Science
8 22 (37.93%) Qt
9 19 (32.76%) WinForms
10 18 (31.03%) Subversion
10 18 (31.03%) SDLC
11 17 (29.31%) Visualisation
11 17 (29.31%) Waterfall
11 17 (29.31%) UNIX
12 16 (27.59%) Unit Testing
13 15 (25.86%) Software Architecture
13 15 (25.86%) CUDA
13 15 (25.86%) Direct3D
13 15 (25.86%) TDD
13 15 (25.86%) Mathematics
13 15 (25.86%) C
13 15 (25.86%) OOP
13 15 (25.86%) VC++
13 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
13 15 (25.86%) MFC
13 15 (25.86%) STL
13 15 (25.86%) C++
13 15 (25.86%) Java
13 15 (25.86%) Electronics

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (8.62%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) Ingres
3 2 (3.45%) Informix
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) Visual Studio
2 18 (31.03%) Subversion
3 3 (5.17%) Maven
3 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (25.86%) Electronics
2 11 (18.97%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Software Engineer
2 20 (34.48%) Developer
3 12 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.07%) WPF Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior WinForms Developer
6 5 (8.62%) WinForms Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Senior WPF Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Graduate
7 4 (6.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 1 (1.72%) Application Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (86.21%) .NET
2 22 (37.93%) Qt
3 19 (32.76%) WinForms
4 15 (25.86%) Direct3D
4 15 (25.86%) MFC
4 15 (25.86%) STL
4 15 (25.86%) OpenGL
5 13 (22.41%) HTML
5 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
6 11 (18.97%) CSS
7 9 (15.52%) XML
8 7 (12.07%) jQuery
8 7 (12.07%) iOS SDK
8 7 (12.07%) Java SE
8 7 (12.07%) XSD
9 5 (8.62%) HTML5
10 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.90%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.10%) Computer Science
2 17 (29.31%) Visualisation
3 15 (25.86%) CUDA
3 15 (25.86%) Mathematics
4 7 (12.07%) GIS
5 5 (8.62%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.72%) Derivative
7 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.72%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) UNIX
3 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 8 (13.79%) Android
4 7 (12.07%) Mac OS X
4 7 (12.07%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.45%) Solaris
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Software Engineering
3 18 (31.03%) SDLC
4 17 (29.31%) Waterfall
5 16 (27.59%) Unit Testing
6 15 (25.86%) Software Architecture
6 15 (25.86%) TDD
6 15 (25.86%) OOP
6 15 (25.86%) Linear Algebra
6 15 (25.86%) 3D Visualisation
7 13 (22.41%) MVVM
8 12 (20.69%) Scrum
9 7 (12.07%) Line Management
10 6 (10.34%) Time Management
11 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Project Management
13 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
13 3 (5.17%) MVC
13 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
14 2 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) C#
2 15 (25.86%) C
2 15 (25.86%) VC++
2 15 (25.86%) C++
2 15 (25.86%) Java
3 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.90%) SQL
5 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.45%) VB
5 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (51.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle
3 7 (12.07%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.45%) Sun
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