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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 81 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.01% 2.29% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 4.70% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,100 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
382 447 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.38% 48.80% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 327 404 334
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -15 4 £31,000 -11.42%
Gloucester - 4 £40,000 -
Cirencester -2 1 £38,000 - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £42,500 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (88.24%) SQL
3 27 (79.41%) .NET
4 23 (67.65%) Oracle
5 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
6 19 (55.88%) OO
7 18 (52.94%) WCF
8 16 (47.06%) Java
9 15 (44.12%) VB.NET
9 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
10 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
11 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
12 12 (35.29%) Entity Framework
12 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
13 10 (29.41%) Degree
13 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
13 10 (29.41%) Finance
13 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
14 9 (26.47%) C
15 8 (23.53%) WinForms
15 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
15 8 (23.53%) Web Services
15 8 (23.53%) Windows
15 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
16 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
16 6 (17.65%) MVVM
16 6 (17.65%) Low Latency
16 6 (17.65%) RUP
16 6 (17.65%) Tomcat

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (17.65%) JBoss
1 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
1 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) JMeter
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) NeoLoad
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineer
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Graduate
6 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 18 (52.94%) WCF
4 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 12 (35.29%) Entity Framework
5 8 (23.53%) WinForms
5 8 (23.53%) Web Services
6 6 (17.65%) MSMQ
6 6 (17.65%) Middleware
7 5 (14.71%) LINQ
8 4 (11.76%) jQuery
8 4 (11.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 4 (11.76%) HTML
8 4 (11.76%) XHTML
8 4 (11.76%) CSS
9 3 (8.82%) SOAP
9 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) OO
2 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
3 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) UML
4 6 (17.65%) MVC
4 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) RUP
4 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
4 6 (17.65%) MVVM
4 6 (17.65%) Low Latency
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (88.24%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) VB.NET
5 9 (26.47%) C
6 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) VB
8 1 (2.94%) VC++
8 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) Degree
3 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) TIBCO
3 6 (17.65%) Sybase
Cirencester
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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