The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 34 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.20% 2.82% 5.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 7.46% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 14
Average salary - £41,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WPF
Gloucestershire

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 Gloucester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 67 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.32% 37.85% 48.77%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 104
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

WPF
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Gloucester region.

WPF Salary Trend in Gloucester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) NeoLoad

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) NeoLoad
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Cybercrime
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle