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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 65 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.90% 2.49% 4.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.37% 4.71% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 34
Average salary £46,250 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
354 467 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 53.96% 52.83% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 316 408 326
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Guildford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 61 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (85.25%) .NET
3 50 (81.97%) Software Engineering
4 46 (75.41%) Finance
5 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
6 31 (50.82%) MVVM
7 28 (45.90%) Multithreading
8 27 (44.26%) LINQ
9 26 (42.62%) Low Latency
10 20 (32.79%) WinForms
11 19 (31.15%) Web Services
12 17 (27.87%) Oracle
12 17 (27.87%) REST
13 16 (26.23%) NHibernate
13 16 (26.23%) MySQL
13 16 (26.23%) C++
13 16 (26.23%) SOAP
13 16 (26.23%) TDD
14 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
14 14 (22.95%) SQL
14 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (21.31%) Banking
15 13 (21.31%) Investment Banking
15 13 (21.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
16 12 (19.67%) Equities
16 12 (19.67%) WCF
16 12 (19.67%) Marketing
17 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
17 9 (14.75%) Windows

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.23%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (75.41%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Banking
2 13 (21.31%) Investment Banking
3 12 (19.67%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (80.33%) Developer
2 47 (77.05%) C# Developer
3 26 (42.62%) Software Engineer
4 24 (39.34%) C# Software Engineer
5 22 (36.07%) Software Developer
6 20 (32.79%) C# Software Developer
7 19 (31.15%) Agile C# Developer
8 15 (24.59%) C# Programmer
8 15 (24.59%) Software Programmer
8 15 (24.59%) Programmer
8 15 (24.59%) Analyst
8 15 (24.59%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (4.92%) C# Analyst Programmer
12 3 (4.92%) Analyst Programmer
12 3 (4.92%) Analyst Developer
12 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
13 2 (3.28%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 27 (44.26%) LINQ
3 20 (32.79%) WinForms
4 19 (31.15%) Web Services
5 17 (27.87%) REST
6 16 (26.23%) SOAP
6 16 (26.23%) NHibernate
7 12 (19.67%) WCF
8 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
10 4 (6.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 3 (4.92%) Silverlight
12 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET
12 2 (3.28%) ActiveX
12 2 (3.28%) .NET Compact Framework
13 1 (1.64%) Direct3D
13 1 (1.64%) Flash
13 1 (1.64%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (19.67%) Equities
3 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) Software Engineering
2 31 (50.82%) MVVM
3 28 (45.90%) Multithreading
4 26 (42.62%) Low Latency
5 16 (26.23%) TDD
6 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.48%) OO
7 7 (11.48%) OOD
7 7 (11.48%) Financial Modelling
7 7 (11.48%) Software Architecture
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
9 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.56%) BDD
10 4 (6.56%) Data Management
11 2 (3.28%) OOP
11 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.28%) MVC
12 1 (1.64%) UML
12 1 (1.64%) Project Management
12 1 (1.64%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (26.23%) C++
3 14 (22.95%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.56%) MATLAB
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter