The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 66 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.56% 1.32% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 2.87% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Average salary £47,000 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
310 418 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 43.91% 45.93% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 278 386 393
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WPF
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

WPF Salary Trend in Oxford

WPF
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Oxford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) WCF
3 23 (67.65%) Scrum
3 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
5 20 (58.82%) MVC
6 19 (55.88%) SQL
7 18 (52.94%) TDD
7 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
8 17 (50.00%) OO
9 16 (47.06%) Web Services
10 15 (44.12%) Windows
10 15 (44.12%) Degree
10 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (44.12%) MVVM
11 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
12 11 (32.35%) XML
13 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (26.47%) Retail
14 9 (26.47%) XSL
14 9 (26.47%) OOP
14 9 (26.47%) RESTful
14 9 (26.47%) BDD
15 8 (23.53%) C++
15 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
16 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
17 6 (17.65%) Unity DI Container

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MSTest
1 6 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (17.65%) Moq
1 6 (17.65%) NUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (26.47%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
6 7 (20.59%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Database Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Database Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Programmer
7 4 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Database Developer
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Programmer
8 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Web Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.82%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) WCF
3 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 16 (47.06%) Web Services
5 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (32.35%) XML
7 9 (26.47%) XSL
7 9 (26.47%) RESTful
8 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (17.65%) Spring.NET
10 6 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
10 6 (17.65%) Ninject
10 6 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (17.65%) WinForms
11 2 (5.88%) HTML
11 2 (5.88%) CSS
12 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 6 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Scrum
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) MVC
3 18 (52.94%) TDD
3 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 17 (50.00%) OO
5 15 (44.12%) MVVM
6 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (26.47%) OOP
7 9 (26.47%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development
8 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.65%) Kanban
8 6 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (11.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) C++
4 6 (17.65%) C
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago