The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 84 75 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 30 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.15% 2.06% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.45% 4.83% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 21
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
674 518 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.25% 42.70% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 421 343 272
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Scotland

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 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 82 (100.00%) C#
2 63 (76.83%) .NET
3 35 (42.68%) ASP.NET
4 34 (41.46%) WCF
4 34 (41.46%) MVVM
5 31 (37.80%) SQL
6 27 (32.93%) LINQ
7 26 (31.71%) Windows
8 25 (30.49%) Finance
8 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
9 24 (29.27%) Banking
10 22 (26.83%) WinForms
10 22 (26.83%) Front Office
10 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
11 21 (25.61%) C++
12 20 (24.39%) Java
12 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
13 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (20.73%) UNIX
15 16 (19.51%) Python
15 16 (19.51%) Perl
15 16 (19.51%) Investment Banking
16 14 (17.07%) Unit Testing
16 14 (17.07%) Oracle
17 13 (15.85%) OO
17 13 (15.85%) TDD
17 13 (15.85%) Scrum
17 13 (15.85%) Task Parallel Library
18 11 (13.41%) Low Latency
18 11 (13.41%) Equities

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (7.32%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 11 (13.41%) KDB
2 11 (13.41%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.22%) DB2
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.88%) Moq
2 4 (4.88%) NUnit
2 4 (4.88%) CruiseControl
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.44%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.22%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (30.49%) Finance
2 24 (29.27%) Banking
3 22 (26.83%) Front Office
4 16 (19.51%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (90.24%) Developer
2 60 (73.17%) C# Developer
3 42 (51.22%) WPF Developer
4 16 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (17.07%) Senior Developer
6 13 (15.85%) .NET Developer
7 9 (10.98%) Front Office Developer
7 9 (10.98%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (10.98%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.54%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.66%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (3.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Programmer
11 2 (2.44%) Flash Developer
12 1 (1.22%) C# Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (76.83%) .NET
2 35 (42.68%) ASP.NET
3 34 (41.46%) WCF
4 27 (32.93%) LINQ
5 22 (26.83%) WinForms
6 13 (15.85%) Task Parallel Library
7 11 (13.41%) .NET Framework
7 11 (13.41%) HTML
8 10 (12.20%) CSS
9 8 (9.76%) XML
10 7 (8.54%) NHibernate
10 7 (8.54%) XSLT
10 7 (8.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (7.32%) Silverlight
12 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.88%) Ext JS
12 4 (4.88%) Spring
13 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
13 3 (3.66%) JSON
13 3 (3.66%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Equities
2 10 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.76%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.10%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.88%) Derivative
6 3 (3.66%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Windows
2 17 (20.73%) UNIX
3 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.44%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) MVVM
2 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.07%) Unit Testing
4 13 (15.85%) OO
4 13 (15.85%) TDD
4 13 (15.85%) Scrum
5 11 (13.41%) Low Latency
5 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
5 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.41%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.98%) MVC
7 7 (8.54%) Asset Management
8 6 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.32%) Workflow
8 6 (7.32%) Kanban
9 5 (6.10%) OOP
10 4 (4.88%) Project Management
10 4 (4.88%) Web Development
10 4 (4.88%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (37.80%) SQL
3 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 21 (25.61%) C++
5 20 (24.39%) Java
6 16 (19.51%) Python
6 16 (19.51%) Perl
7 11 (13.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.22%) F#
8 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) Basel III
2 1 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Oracle
3 7 (8.54%) Sybase
4 2 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (1.22%) Cognizant
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