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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 85 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 15 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.29% 2.85% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 5.60% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 10
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
534 679 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.96% 50.98% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 351 421 219
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 32 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) .NET
3 27 (84.38%) WCF
4 24 (75.00%) MVC
4 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (59.38%) TDD
7 16 (50.00%) HTML
8 15 (46.88%) CSS
8 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (43.75%) SQL
9 14 (43.75%) WinForms
10 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
11 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
11 10 (31.25%) Windows
11 10 (31.25%) RDBMS
12 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
12 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (25.00%) NHibernate
13 8 (25.00%) Silverlight
13 8 (25.00%) LINQ
13 8 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (25.00%) Multithreading

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
3 10 (31.25%) RDBMS
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
6 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
7 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
8 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
8 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (15.63%) NUnit
2 5 (15.63%) Moq
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Programmer
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 27 (84.38%) WCF
3 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (50.00%) HTML
5 15 (46.88%) CSS
5 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (43.75%) WinForms
7 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
8 8 (25.00%) NHibernate
8 8 (25.00%) Silverlight
8 8 (25.00%) LINQ
8 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (25.00%) Spring.NET
8 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (21.88%) XSLT
10 6 (18.75%) HTML5
10 6 (18.75%) CSS3
11 5 (15.63%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (6.25%) iPad
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) MVC
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) TDD
3 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) AOP
4 8 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (21.88%) Coaching
6 6 (18.75%) MVVM
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (18.75%) OO
7 5 (15.63%) OOP
7 5 (15.63%) Parallel Programming
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) BDD
8 4 (12.50%) CRM
8 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) Data Management
9 3 (9.38%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) F#
5 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) XAML
6 3 (9.38%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.25%) VB6
7 2 (6.25%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) LexisNexis