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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 92 67 86
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 15 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.32% 2.95% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.27% 6.46% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 16
Average salary £77,500 £31,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -13.88%
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
459 418 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.48% 45.68% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 398 384 438
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Gloucester -22 6 £40,750 +31.45%
Cheltenham -4 3 £33,500 +9.83%
Stroud - 2 - -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (84.85%) SQL
3 25 (75.76%) .NET
4 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (54.55%) Oracle
6 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
6 14 (42.42%) WCF
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 10 (30.30%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) WinForms
9 9 (27.27%) OO
10 8 (24.24%) JBoss
10 8 (24.24%) RUP
10 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
10 8 (24.24%) MSMQ
10 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 8 (24.24%) UML
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) Sybase
10 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
10 8 (24.24%) Scrum
10 8 (24.24%) TIBCO
10 8 (24.24%) Middleware
10 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
10 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
10 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
10 8 (24.24%) Low Latency
10 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
11 7 (21.21%) NeoLoad

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (24.24%) JBoss
1 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.21%) IIS
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
1 7 (21.21%) JMeter
1 7 (21.21%) NeoLoad
2 5 (15.15%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Development Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) .NET
2 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
2 14 (42.42%) WCF
3 9 (27.27%) WinForms
4 8 (24.24%) Middleware
4 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) MSMQ
5 7 (21.21%) Silverlight
6 5 (15.15%) jQuery
6 5 (15.15%) SOAP
7 4 (12.12%) HTML
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.03%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (3.03%) Symfony
9 1 (3.03%) LINQ
9 1 (3.03%) CSS
9 1 (3.03%) XHTML
9 1 (3.03%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) OO
3 8 (24.24%) RUP
3 8 (24.24%) UML
3 8 (24.24%) Scrum
3 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
3 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
3 8 (24.24%) Low Latency
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
7 4 (12.12%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) Coaching
8 2 (6.06%) MVVM
9 1 (3.03%) Time Management
9 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (84.85%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) Java
4 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.09%) C
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Sybase
2 8 (24.24%) TIBCO
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Thunderhead
4 1 (3.03%) Zend