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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 33 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.54% 6.35% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 14.63% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 7
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
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
53 82 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 28.80% 43.39% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 47 74 105
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) MSTest
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) MSTest
1 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (75.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Graduate
1 4 (100.00%) Junior
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft