The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 84 78 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.42% 1.46% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 3.49% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 22
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WPF
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
653 487 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.31% 41.87% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 394 330 262
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WPF
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

WPF Salary Trend in Glasgow

WPF
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 74 (100.00%) C#
2 58 (78.38%) .NET
3 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET
4 27 (36.49%) SQL
4 27 (36.49%) WCF
4 27 (36.49%) MVVM
5 23 (31.08%) Finance
6 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 22 (29.73%) Windows
7 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 20 (27.03%) Front Office
7 20 (27.03%) LINQ
8 19 (25.68%) Banking
8 19 (25.68%) Java
8 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
9 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (24.32%) WinForms
10 17 (22.97%) C++
11 14 (18.92%) Perl
11 14 (18.92%) Oracle
11 14 (18.92%) Python
12 13 (17.57%) OO
12 13 (17.57%) Scrum
12 13 (17.57%) Task Parallel Library
13 12 (16.22%) TDD
13 12 (16.22%) .NET Framework
13 12 (16.22%) HTML
14 11 (14.86%) CSS
14 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
14 11 (14.86%) KDB

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (8.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) KDB
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.35%) DB2
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.35%) Big Data
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
1 5 (6.76%) Moq
2 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.41%) NUnit
2 4 (5.41%) CruiseControl
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.05%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 20 (27.03%) Front Office
3 19 (25.68%) Banking
4 11 (14.86%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Games
5 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (89.19%) Developer
2 50 (67.57%) C# Developer
3 33 (44.59%) WPF Developer
4 15 (20.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (17.57%) .NET Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Front Office Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Flash Developer
9 3 (4.05%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Programmer
10 2 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (1.35%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (78.38%) .NET
2 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET
3 27 (36.49%) WCF
4 20 (27.03%) LINQ
5 18 (24.32%) WinForms
6 13 (17.57%) Task Parallel Library
7 12 (16.22%) HTML
7 12 (16.22%) .NET Framework
8 11 (14.86%) CSS
9 9 (12.16%) XML
10 8 (10.81%) XSLT
10 8 (10.81%) NHibernate
11 7 (9.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (8.11%) Silverlight
13 5 (6.76%) Spring
14 4 (5.41%) Hibernate
14 4 (5.41%) Ext JS
14 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (4.05%) Cairngorm
15 3 (4.05%) PureMVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.16%) Equities
3 8 (10.81%) Fixed Income
3 8 (10.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) UNIX
3 3 (4.05%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) MVVM
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.57%) Scrum
3 13 (17.57%) OO
4 12 (16.22%) TDD
5 11 (14.86%) Multithreading
6 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.16%) MVC
8 7 (9.46%) Asset Management
8 7 (9.46%) Low Latency
9 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.11%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (8.11%) Workflow
9 6 (8.11%) OOP
9 6 (8.11%) Kanban
10 5 (6.76%) Project Management
11 4 (5.41%) Web Development
12 3 (4.05%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (36.49%) SQL
3 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.68%) Java
5 17 (22.97%) C++
6 14 (18.92%) Perl
6 14 (18.92%) Python
7 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) F#
8 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) Basel III
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.92%) Oracle
3 7 (9.46%) Sybase
4 3 (4.05%) Adobe
5 1 (1.35%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.35%) Wall Street Systems
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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