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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 89 89 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 12 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.08% 1.40% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 3.53% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 22
Average salary £24,000 £61,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.81% +97.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £36,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £77,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
363 453 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.76% 39.63% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 246 395 388
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +6 10 £24,000 -28.35%
Gloucester +8 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £50,000 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 19 (95.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
3 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (55.00%) MVC
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) HTML
6 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 10 (50.00%) jQuery
6 10 (50.00%) HTML5
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (35.00%) WinForms
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (30.00%) Node.js
9 6 (30.00%) CSS3
9 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (30.00%) React
9 6 (30.00%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (30.00%) OOP
9 6 (30.00%) CSS
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (30.00%) Web Development
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) WCF

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (30.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) JMeter
2 2 (10.00%) NeoLoad
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Graduate
3 6 (30.00%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (10.00%) WPF Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) HTML5
3 10 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (35.00%) WinForms
5 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) CSS3
5 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (30.00%) React
5 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (30.00%) WCF
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Cybercrime
2 2 (10.00%) Photography
2 2 (10.00%) Robotics
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) OOP
4 6 (30.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) SysML
7 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.00%) UML
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) V-Model
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.00%) Data Management
8 1 (5.00%) MVVM
8 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle