The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 65 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.18% 4.46% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 9.59% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 36 21
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +72.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WPF
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
267 417 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 39.50% 46.49% 49.94%
Number of salaries quoted 250 374 389
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WPF
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Guildford region.

WPF Salary Trend in Guildford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 26 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) .NET
3 20 (76.92%) Windows
4 19 (73.08%) MVC
5 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (69.23%) TDD
5 18 (69.23%) WCF
5 18 (69.23%) MVVM
6 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
7 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (61.54%) WinForms
7 16 (61.54%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (50.00%) Moq
8 13 (50.00%) OO
9 11 (42.31%) Scrum
9 11 (42.31%) NUnit
9 11 (42.31%) Android
9 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
9 11 (42.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (38.46%) MSTest
10 10 (38.46%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (38.46%) Ninject
10 10 (38.46%) Web Application Development
10 10 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (38.46%) Spring.NET
10 10 (38.46%) Kanban
10 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
10 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (19.23%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Moq
2 11 (42.31%) NUnit
2 11 (42.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (38.46%) MSTest
4 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 6 (23.08%) JIRA
5 3 (11.54%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) .NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Junior
3 11 (42.31%) Junior Developer
4 10 (38.46%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 10 (38.46%) Junior .NET Developer
4 10 (38.46%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (38.46%) Graduate
5 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
6 8 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (30.77%) Software Developer
7 6 (23.08%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
7 6 (23.08%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
8 4 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) WCF
3 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 16 (61.54%) WinForms
5 10 (38.46%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (38.46%) Ninject
5 10 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (38.46%) Spring.NET
5 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 6 (23.08%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) LINQ
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) NHibernate
6 6 (23.08%) REST
7 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
7 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 6 (23.08%) Smartcard
3 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Android
2 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) MVC
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) TDD
2 18 (69.23%) MVVM
3 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (50.00%) OO
5 11 (42.31%) Scrum
6 10 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (38.46%) Web Application Development
6 10 (38.46%) Kanban
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) Open Source
8 3 (11.54%) Android Development
8 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.85%) Parallel Computing
9 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) VB
2 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft