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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 109 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.063% 2.25% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 6.04% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 31 7
Average salary - £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
503 546 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.94% 37.19% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 324 399 275
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (52.00%) C#
4 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) Degree
5 11 (44.00%) MVVM
6 10 (40.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) WinForms
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (32.00%) Qt
8 8 (32.00%) Visualisation
8 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle
9 7 (28.00%) HTML
9 7 (28.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) XML
9 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
10 6 (24.00%) Direct3D
10 6 (24.00%) Software Architecture
10 6 (24.00%) CUDA
10 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
10 6 (24.00%) 3D Visualisation
10 6 (24.00%) Linear Algebra
10 6 (24.00%) SDLC
10 6 (24.00%) OOP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (8.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) WPF Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Application Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) WinForms
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) Qt
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) XML
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) OpenGL
5 6 (24.00%) MFC
5 6 (24.00%) STL
5 6 (24.00%) Direct3D
6 5 (20.00%) XSD
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 3 (12.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (8.00%) iOS SDK
9 2 (8.00%) XSLT
9 2 (8.00%) Web Services
9 2 (8.00%) Ajax
9 2 (8.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (24.00%) CUDA
4 4 (16.00%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (8.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (44.00%) MVVM
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (24.00%) 3D Visualisation
5 6 (24.00%) Linear Algebra
5 6 (24.00%) Software Architecture
5 6 (24.00%) SDLC
5 6 (24.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Line Management
7 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
9 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
9 1 (4.00%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) C
3 6 (24.00%) VC++
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago