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 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 84 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.99% 2.07% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 4.83% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 28
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £35,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £77,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
291 435 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.94% 42.81% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 217 389 347
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +4 5 £35,000 -9.67%
Gloucester -3 2 - -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
3 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (72.00%) WCF
5 14 (56.00%) Oracle
5 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (56.00%) Java
6 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (48.00%) Degree
6 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (40.00%) C
8 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (36.00%) SQL
9 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
9 9 (36.00%) OO
10 8 (32.00%) Web Services
10 8 (32.00%) Windows
10 8 (32.00%) MVC
10 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
11 7 (28.00%) jQuery
11 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
11 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (28.00%) HTML
12 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (24.00%) WinForms
12 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
1 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) JMeter
2 5 (20.00%) NeoLoad
3 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Development Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support
6 1 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (72.00%) WCF
4 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) WinForms
7 5 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (16.00%) HTML5
9 3 (12.00%) CSS
9 3 (12.00%) LINQ
9 3 (12.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (12.00%) XHTML
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Cybercrime
3 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (36.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 4 (16.00%) MVVM
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.00%) Data Management
8 1 (4.00%) Facilities Management
8 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) SysML
8 1 (4.00%) UML
8 1 (4.00%) Use Case
8 1 (4.00%) Validation
8 1 (4.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) C
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft