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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 35 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.31% 0.58% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.08% 1.61% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
126 62 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 41.86% 36.05% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 107 57 71
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

WPF Salary Histogram in Farnborough

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
3 24 (88.89%) XML
4 23 (85.19%) HTML
4 23 (85.19%) Finance
4 23 (85.19%) Windows
4 23 (85.19%) WCF
4 23 (85.19%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) CMS
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Banking
7 1 (3.70%) Retail
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) XSD
7 1 (3.70%) XSLT

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (92.59%) C# WPF Developer
2 25 (92.59%) WPF Developer
3 15 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 15 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior C# Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior WPF Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior SQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (88.89%) XML
3 23 (85.19%) HTML
3 23 (85.19%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) COM
4 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.70%) WinForms
4 1 (3.70%) XSD
4 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (85.19%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (7.41%) Content Management
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft