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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 33 32 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.55% 3.13% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 7.59% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
61 79 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 33.52% 41.15% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 70 94
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft