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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 88 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 3.68% 3.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.88% 7.39% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 39 17
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
531 677 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.89% 49.89% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 338 433 254
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) WCF
3 24 (88.89%) .NET
4 23 (85.19%) MVC
5 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
5 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
6 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
7 17 (62.96%) TDD
8 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (55.56%) CSS
8 15 (55.56%) HTML
8 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (48.15%) SQL
9 13 (48.15%) WinForms
10 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
11 10 (37.04%) RDBMS
12 9 (33.33%) Windows
12 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
13 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (29.63%) NHibernate
13 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (29.63%) AOP
13 8 (29.63%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (29.63%) N-Tier
13 8 (29.63%) Oracle
13 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (29.63%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (29.63%) Multithreading

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
3 10 (37.04%) RDBMS
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
6 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
7 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
7 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (14.81%) NUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Moq
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Programmer
3 7 (25.93%) AWS Developer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) WCF
2 24 (88.89%) .NET
3 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
4 15 (55.56%) CSS
4 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (48.15%) WinForms
6 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (29.63%) NHibernate
7 8 (29.63%) Spring.NET
7 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (29.63%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (25.93%) LINQ
8 7 (25.93%) XSLT
9 6 (22.22%) Silverlight
9 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 6 (22.22%) CSS3
10 5 (18.52%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) N-Tier
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) iPad
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) MVC
2 17 (62.96%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) AOP
4 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
4 8 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (25.93%) Coaching
5 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) OO
7 5 (18.52%) Parallel Programming
8 4 (14.81%) MVVM
8 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 4 (14.81%) OOP
8 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (11.11%) Data Management
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 2 (7.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) F#
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) XAML
6 2 (7.41%) VB6
6 2 (7.41%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft