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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 90 92 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -41
Permanent jobs citing WPF 18 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% 0.55% 3.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 1.30% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 25
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
636 463 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.48% 42.32% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 372 311 284
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 22 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 58 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (81.03%) .NET
3 21 (36.21%) SQL
4 19 (32.76%) Windows
4 19 (32.76%) Front Office
4 19 (32.76%) MVVM
5 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 18 (31.03%) WCF
6 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
7 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (25.86%) Java
8 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
8 15 (25.86%) Finance
9 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
9 13 (22.41%) WinForms
9 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
9 13 (22.41%) LINQ
9 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
10 12 (20.69%) TDD
10 12 (20.69%) C++
10 12 (20.69%) HTML
10 12 (20.69%) Oracle
10 12 (20.69%) Task Parallel Library
11 11 (18.97%) CSS
12 10 (17.24%) OO
12 10 (17.24%) Python
12 10 (17.24%) Perl
12 10 (17.24%) Scrum
12 10 (17.24%) Banking
12 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (10.34%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) KDB
3 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.45%) Big Data
6 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.72%) DB2
7 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Moq
2 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.90%) NUnit
3 4 (6.90%) ReSharper
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.72%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 19 (32.76%) Front Office
2 15 (25.86%) Finance
3 10 (17.24%) Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Games
4 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.45%) Law
5 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (87.93%) Developer
2 33 (56.90%) C# Developer
3 24 (41.38%) WPF Developer
4 13 (22.41%) Senior Developer
5 12 (20.69%) .NET Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Front Office Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Flash Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.72%) .NET Team Leader
11 1 (1.72%) Applications Support Analyst
11 1 (1.72%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.72%) Development Team Leader
11 1 (1.72%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (81.03%) .NET
2 18 (31.03%) WCF
3 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
4 13 (22.41%) WinForms
4 13 (22.41%) LINQ
4 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
5 12 (20.69%) HTML
5 12 (20.69%) Task Parallel Library
6 11 (18.97%) CSS
7 8 (13.79%) NHibernate
7 8 (13.79%) Silverlight
8 7 (12.07%) XML
8 7 (12.07%) XSLT
8 7 (12.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (6.90%) Ext JS
10 3 (5.17%) Apache Flex
10 3 (5.17%) Adobe AIR
10 3 (5.17%) JPA
10 3 (5.17%) Cairngorm
10 3 (5.17%) PureMVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.79%) Fixed Income
3 6 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (8.62%) Equities
5 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.45%) NHS
7 1 (1.72%) Derivative
7 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) UNIX
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) MVVM
2 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) TDD
4 10 (17.24%) OO
4 10 (17.24%) Scrum
4 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 10 (17.24%) Multithreading
5 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.07%) OOP
6 7 (12.07%) MVC
7 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.34%) Workflow
7 6 (10.34%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) Asset Management
7 6 (10.34%) Kanban
8 5 (8.62%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (6.90%) BDD
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.17%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (36.21%) SQL
3 15 (25.86%) Java
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.69%) C++
5 10 (17.24%) Python
5 10 (17.24%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) XAML
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) Basel III
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) Sybase
4 3 (5.17%) Adobe
5 2 (3.45%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.72%) Cognizant
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago