The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 53 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.40% 3.13% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 12.00% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £60,000 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% +8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
WPF
Hampshire

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 Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
118 50 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 33.15% 26.04% 48.17%
Number of salaries quoted 104 45 78
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

WPF
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Farnborough region.

WPF Salary Trend in Farnborough

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) C
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 5 (71.43%) COM
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSD
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) WCF

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Agile .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Agile C# Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) COM
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSD
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle