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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 78 81 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 2.11% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% 4.17% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 16
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
529 599 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.31% 50.51% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 362 354 261
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (86.21%) .NET
3 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (75.86%) WCF
4 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
5 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
6 18 (62.07%) MVC
7 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (55.17%) TDD
8 14 (48.28%) HTML
9 13 (44.83%) SQL
9 13 (44.83%) WinForms
10 12 (41.38%) CSS
11 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (31.03%) Silverlight
12 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
12 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
12 9 (31.03%) Windows
12 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
12 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
13 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
13 8 (27.59%) LINQ
14 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
14 7 (24.14%) Degree
14 7 (24.14%) NHibernate
14 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (20.69%) N-Tier
15 6 (20.69%) XSLT
15 6 (20.69%) OOP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) InfoPath
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
3 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
6 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
7 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
7 2 (6.90%) Big Data
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (20.69%) Moq
2 5 (17.24%) NUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
4 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Law
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Principal Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Flash Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) WCF
3 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
4 14 (48.28%) HTML
5 13 (44.83%) WinForms
6 12 (41.38%) CSS
7 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Silverlight
8 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
9 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
9 8 (27.59%) LINQ
10 7 (24.14%) NHibernate
11 6 (20.69%) XSLT
11 6 (20.69%) Spring.NET
11 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (20.69%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (13.79%) CSS3
13 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (20.69%) N-Tier
4 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.90%) NHS
5 2 (6.90%) iPad
5 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.45%) User Experience
6 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) TDD
3 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
5 6 (20.69%) OOP
5 6 (20.69%) OO
5 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.69%) AOP
5 6 (20.69%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (17.24%) BDD
6 5 (17.24%) Parallel Programming
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) Coaching
7 4 (13.79%) MVVM
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.90%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) F#
4 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
5 4 (13.79%) XAML
5 4 (13.79%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) C++
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.90%) VB6
7 2 (6.90%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) LexisNexis
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe