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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 92 91 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 11 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.50% 0.88% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 2.06% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 36
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
554 533 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.86% 42.61% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 306 332 462
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (91.89%) C#
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 24 (64.86%) Multithreading
5 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
6 21 (56.76%) TDD
7 20 (54.05%) SDLC
8 19 (51.35%) Java
8 19 (51.35%) XML
9 18 (48.65%) SQL
10 17 (45.95%) Finance
11 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (43.24%) Unix
12 13 (35.14%) OOP
12 13 (35.14%) Web Services
13 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
13 12 (32.43%) RESTful
13 12 (32.43%) BDD
14 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (29.73%) XSLT
15 10 (27.03%) Windows
16 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
16 7 (18.92%) MVVM
16 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
17 6 (16.22%) C++
17 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
17 6 (16.22%) XAML
17 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
17 6 (16.22%) Derivative

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Hudson
3 3 (8.11%) IntelliJ
3 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 20 (54.05%) C# Developer
3 12 (32.43%) GUI Developer
4 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
5 10 (27.03%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (21.62%) C# GUI Developer
7 7 (18.92%) C# WPF Developer
7 7 (18.92%) WPF Developer
8 6 (16.22%) Senior WPF Developer
9 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
9 5 (13.51%) C++ Developer
10 4 (10.81%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (10.81%) C++ GUI Developer
10 4 (10.81%) Programmer
11 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
11 3 (8.11%) UI Developer
12 1 (2.70%) .NET Software Engineer
12 1 (2.70%) C# Application Developer
12 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
12 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) XML
3 13 (35.14%) Web Services
4 12 (32.43%) RESTful
5 11 (29.73%) XSLT
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.22%) Silverlight
8 5 (13.51%) WCF
9 4 (10.81%) jQuery
9 4 (10.81%) MFC
9 4 (10.81%) STL
9 4 (10.81%) Task Parallel Library
9 4 (10.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (10.81%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (8.11%) JSON
10 3 (8.11%) REST
10 3 (8.11%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (5.41%) WinForms
12 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Derivative
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (16.22%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Equities
3 4 (10.81%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (8.11%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Unix
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) Android
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Multithreading
2 21 (56.76%) TDD
3 20 (54.05%) SDLC
4 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (35.14%) OOP
6 12 (32.43%) BDD
7 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.92%) MVVM
8 6 (16.22%) Android Development
8 6 (16.22%) Mobile Development
8 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
9 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.81%) Procure-to-pay
10 4 (10.81%) Straight-Through Processing
10 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
10 4 (10.81%) XML Parsing
11 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (8.11%) Wealth Management
12 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
12 2 (5.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) C#
2 19 (51.35%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
5 6 (16.22%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) XAML
6 5 (13.51%) VC++
7 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.11%) Groovy
8 3 (8.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Sybase
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Xamarin
4 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago