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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 61 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.80% 2.19% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 4.15% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 31
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
331 410 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.26% 52.77% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 299 374 350
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Guildford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (86.67%) Software Engineering
3 36 (80.00%) .NET
4 32 (71.11%) Finance
5 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 19 (42.22%) MVVM
8 16 (35.56%) WinForms
8 16 (35.56%) Multithreading
9 15 (33.33%) LINQ
9 15 (33.33%) Low Latency
10 13 (28.89%) TDD
10 13 (28.89%) C++
11 12 (26.67%) WCF
12 10 (22.22%) SQL
12 10 (22.22%) Web Services
12 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.00%) Windows
13 9 (20.00%) Banking
13 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
13 9 (20.00%) Marketing
14 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
15 7 (15.56%) Financial Modelling
15 7 (15.56%) Software Architecture
15 7 (15.56%) REST
15 7 (15.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (15.56%) Oracle
15 7 (15.56%) OOD
16 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
16 6 (13.33%) OO

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
2 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 9 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 31 (68.89%) C# Developer
3 23 (51.11%) Software Engineer
4 21 (46.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 17 (37.78%) Software Developer
6 16 (35.56%) Agile C# Developer
7 15 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
8 12 (26.67%) Software Programmer
8 12 (26.67%) C# Programmer
8 12 (26.67%) Programmer
8 12 (26.67%) Analyst
8 12 (26.67%) Developer Analyst
9 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
9 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (6.67%) C# Analyst Programmer
11 3 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
11 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (4.44%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (80.00%) .NET
2 16 (35.56%) WinForms
3 15 (33.33%) LINQ
4 12 (26.67%) WCF
5 10 (22.22%) Web Services
6 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
7 7 (15.56%) REST
8 6 (13.33%) NHibernate
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.33%) SOAP
9 4 (8.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (6.67%) Silverlight
11 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET
11 2 (4.44%) ActiveX
11 2 (4.44%) .NET Compact Framework
12 1 (2.22%) Direct3D
12 1 (2.22%) Flash
12 1 (2.22%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (13.33%) Equities
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (42.22%) MVVM
4 16 (35.56%) Multithreading
5 15 (33.33%) Low Latency
6 13 (28.89%) TDD
7 7 (15.56%) OOD
7 7 (15.56%) Financial Modelling
7 7 (15.56%) Software Architecture
8 6 (13.33%) OO
8 6 (13.33%) Scrum
9 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) Data Management
10 4 (8.89%) BDD
11 2 (4.44%) MVC
11 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
12 1 (2.22%) Project Management
12 1 (2.22%) SOA
12 1 (2.22%) UML
12 1 (2.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (28.89%) C++
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.89%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter
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