The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.13% 0.63% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.82% 1.51% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 18
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +1.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £57,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
390 332 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.96% 41.87% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 355 308 389
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

WPF
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

WPF
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham 0 8 £35,000 +4.47% 4
Cirencester - 1 £38,000 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 28 (96.55%) C#
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
4 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
5 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
5 17 (58.62%) T-SQL
6 16 (55.17%) VB
6 16 (55.17%) Java
6 16 (55.17%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (55.17%) SOAP
7 14 (48.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (37.93%) WCF
8 11 (37.93%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 8 (27.59%) HTML
10 7 (24.14%) Web Services
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 7 (24.14%) MVVM
11 6 (20.69%) WinForms
11 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
11 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
12 5 (17.24%) PHP
12 5 (17.24%) Time Management
12 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
13 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
13 3 (10.34%) CSS
13 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
13 3 (10.34%) Windows

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (55.17%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) .NET Developer
3 19 (65.52%) C# Developer
4 18 (62.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Development Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Development Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Junior
8 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 16 (55.17%) SOAP
4 11 (37.93%) WCF
4 11 (37.93%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 7 (24.14%) Web Services
7 6 (20.69%) WinForms
8 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
8 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (6.90%) HTML5
9 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
10 1 (3.45%) LINQ
10 1 (3.45%) CSS3
10 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVVM
2 5 (17.24%) Time Management
3 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) OO
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) T-SQL
5 16 (55.17%) VB
5 16 (55.17%) Java
6 5 (17.24%) PHP
7 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.45%) XAML
8 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft