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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 33 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.94% 6.25% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 13.33% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 1
Average salary £40,750 £31,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.34% -36.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
75 105 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.76% 46.88% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 67 91 96
Average salary £42,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £42,575
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) JMeter
1 2 (33.33%) NeoLoad
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Zend