The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 13 31
Permanent jobs citing WPF 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 8.91% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 29.03% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WPF
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 25.23% 30.69% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 20
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 August 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (94.12%) Finance
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) C++
3 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 13 (76.47%) TDD
4 12 (70.59%) Banking
4 12 (70.59%) Investment Banking
4 12 (70.59%) Marketing
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 12 (70.59%) WinForms
5 5 (29.41%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) C++/CLI
7 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
7 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.88%) WCF
7 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.88%) JIRA
7 1 (5.88%) Subversion

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Investment Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Analyst
2 16 (94.12%) Programmer
2 16 (94.12%) C# Developer
2 16 (94.12%) C# Software Engineer
2 16 (94.12%) Developer Analyst
2 16 (94.12%) Software Programmer
2 16 (94.12%) Agile C# Developer
2 16 (94.12%) C# Programmer
3 12 (70.59%) Software Developer
3 12 (70.59%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) WinForms
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C++/CLI
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) IBM