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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 81 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.96% 2.50% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.68% 5.25% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 16
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £41,750
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
427 400 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.90% 47.56% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 366 355 289
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 - 4 £40,000 -
Cheltenham -20 2 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Tewkesbury - 2 £40,000 - 2
Cirencester -8 1 - - 1
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 29 (85.29%) .NET
3 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 25 (73.53%) SQL
5 22 (64.71%) Oracle
6 20 (58.82%) OO
6 20 (58.82%) WCF
7 19 (55.88%) VB.NET
7 19 (55.88%) Java
8 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
9 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
10 16 (47.06%) .NET Framework
10 16 (47.06%) Entity Framework
11 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
12 14 (41.18%) Degree
12 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
13 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
13 13 (38.24%) C
14 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
15 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
15 9 (26.47%) Web Services
16 8 (23.53%) Windows
16 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (23.53%) MVVM
17 7 (20.59%) MVC
17 7 (20.59%) LINQ
17 7 (20.59%) Finance
18 6 (17.65%) XHTML
18 6 (17.65%) WinForms
18 6 (17.65%) jQuery

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.82%) IIS
1 3 (8.82%) JBoss
1 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.82%) JMeter
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) NeoLoad
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior
5 1 (2.94%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 20 (58.82%) WCF
4 16 (47.06%) Entity Framework
4 16 (47.06%) .NET Framework
5 9 (26.47%) Web Services
6 7 (20.59%) LINQ
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
7 6 (17.65%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 6 (17.65%) HTML
7 6 (17.65%) WinForms
7 6 (17.65%) XHTML
7 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 3 (8.82%) SOAP
8 3 (8.82%) Middleware
8 3 (8.82%) MSMQ
9 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) OO
2 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (23.53%) MVVM
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) RUP
5 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.82%) UML
5 3 (8.82%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
5 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (73.53%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) VB.NET
3 19 (55.88%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) C
5 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.88%) C++
9 1 (2.94%) VB
9 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 14 (41.18%) Degree
3 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) TIBCO
3 3 (8.82%) Sybase
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 20 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago