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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 76 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 38 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.51% 1.35% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.56% 3.86% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 7
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £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
579 492 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.24% 34.84% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 460 338 304
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,550
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 21 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 64 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (73.44%) .NET
3 31 (48.44%) Degree
4 30 (46.88%) Computer Science
5 27 (42.19%) Unit Testing
6 26 (40.63%) C++
7 25 (39.06%) Windows
7 25 (39.06%) Mathematics
7 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 22 (34.38%) Software Engineering
10 21 (32.81%) Java
11 19 (29.69%) Visual Studio
11 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET
11 19 (29.69%) OOP
11 19 (29.69%) TDD
11 19 (29.69%) Visualisation
12 18 (28.13%) Silverlight
12 18 (28.13%) OpenGL
13 17 (26.56%) Software Architecture
14 16 (25.00%) CUDA
14 16 (25.00%) Qt
14 16 (25.00%) WCF
14 16 (25.00%) Subversion
14 16 (25.00%) Ethernet
14 16 (25.00%) UNIX
14 16 (25.00%) Electronics
14 16 (25.00%) VC++
14 16 (25.00%) STL
14 16 (25.00%) MFC

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) Visual Studio
2 16 (25.00%) Subversion
3 5 (7.81%) NUnit
3 5 (7.81%) Moq
4 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (25.00%) Electronics
2 12 (18.75%) Finance
3 9 (14.06%) Games
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Software Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Flash Developer
6 8 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 8 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Applications Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) C# Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.13%) UI Programmer
10 2 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (73.44%) .NET
2 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET
3 18 (28.13%) Silverlight
3 18 (28.13%) OpenGL
4 16 (25.00%) Qt
4 16 (25.00%) WCF
4 16 (25.00%) STL
4 16 (25.00%) MFC
4 16 (25.00%) Direct3D
5 15 (23.44%) XML
6 14 (21.88%) HTML
7 12 (18.75%) CSS
8 11 (17.19%) WinForms
9 10 (15.63%) NHibernate
10 9 (14.06%) LINQ
10 9 (14.06%) Adobe AIR
10 9 (14.06%) Apache Flex
10 9 (14.06%) Lucene
10 9 (14.06%) Spring
10 9 (14.06%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) Computer Science
2 25 (39.06%) Mathematics
3 19 (29.69%) Visualisation
4 16 (25.00%) CUDA
5 9 (14.06%) Management Information System
6 6 (9.38%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.06%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) UNIX
3 9 (14.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Unit Testing
2 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 19 (29.69%) OOP
4 19 (29.69%) TDD
5 17 (26.56%) Software Architecture
6 16 (25.00%) 3D Visualisation
7 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
8 11 (17.19%) OO
8 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
9 9 (14.06%) Multithreading
9 9 (14.06%) Project Management
10 6 (9.38%) MVC
11 4 (6.25%) MVVM
12 3 (4.69%) Workflow
12 3 (4.69%) CRM
13 2 (3.13%) CAD
13 2 (3.13%) Financial Modelling
13 2 (3.13%) BDD
13 2 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) C++
3 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 21 (32.81%) Java
5 16 (25.00%) VC++
5 16 (25.00%) C
6 14 (21.88%) SQL
7 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.81%) F#
9 5 (7.81%) ActionScript
10 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.13%) Ruby
12 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Adobe
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) Infragistics
4 4 (6.25%) Red Gate
4 4 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) Twitter
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