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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 65 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.01% 1.51% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 3.72% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 35
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £41,400 £41,000
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
376 296 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.30% 40.60% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 335 280 444
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,380 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 17 September 2014. 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 -1 13 £33,750 -3.57%
Cirencester - 1 £38,000 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) C#
3 26 (83.87%) SQL
4 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
5 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
6 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
6 18 (58.06%) T-SQL
7 17 (54.84%) Java
8 16 (51.61%) VB
8 16 (51.61%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (51.61%) SOAP
9 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (35.48%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
11 10 (32.26%) WCF
12 8 (25.81%) HTML
12 8 (25.81%) Web Services
13 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
13 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
14 6 (19.35%) WinForms
14 6 (19.35%) Degree
14 6 (19.35%) MVVM
15 5 (16.13%) PHP
15 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (16.13%) Time Management
16 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
16 4 (12.90%) Silverlight
17 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
17 3 (9.68%) CSS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 23 (74.19%) .NET Developer
3 20 (64.52%) C# Developer
4 19 (61.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (38.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) IT Development Manager
8 1 (3.23%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Development Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 16 (51.61%) SOAP
4 11 (35.48%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 10 (32.26%) WCF
6 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 8 (25.81%) Web Services
7 6 (19.35%) WinForms
8 4 (12.90%) Silverlight
9 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
9 3 (9.68%) CSS
10 2 (6.45%) HTML5
11 1 (3.23%) CSS3
11 1 (3.23%) LINQ
11 1 (3.23%) jQuery
11 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
11 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) MVVM
2 5 (16.13%) Time Management
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) OO
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) OOP
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) SOA
6 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Product Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 26 (83.87%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) T-SQL
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
4 17 (54.84%) Java
5 16 (51.61%) VB
6 5 (16.13%) PHP
7 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 3 (9.68%) XAML
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
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