The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 20 17 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing WPF 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.50% 5.45% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.15% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +67.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 29.73% 21.82% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 30
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
West Sussex

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

WPF
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

WPF Salary Trend in Gatwick

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (86.36%) Finance
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) C++
3 18 (81.82%) .NET
3 18 (81.82%) TDD
4 15 (68.18%) Banking
4 15 (68.18%) Investment Banking
4 15 (68.18%) Marketing
4 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
4 15 (68.18%) WinForms
5 7 (31.82%) OO
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) C++/CLI
7 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (13.64%) REST
7 3 (13.64%) MSBuild
7 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
7 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.64%) JIRA
7 3 (13.64%) Subversion

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (13.64%) MSBuild
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) Banking
2 15 (68.18%) Investment Banking
2 15 (68.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 19 (86.36%) Analyst
2 19 (86.36%) Programmer
2 19 (86.36%) C# Developer
2 19 (86.36%) C# Software Engineer
2 19 (86.36%) Developer Analyst
2 19 (86.36%) Software Programmer
2 19 (86.36%) Agile C# Developer
2 19 (86.36%) C# Programmer
3 15 (68.18%) Software Developer
3 15 (68.18%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) WinForms
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) WCF
3 3 (13.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) OO
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) C++/CLI
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
2 3 (13.64%) IBM