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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 74 64 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.24% 1.85% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 3.69% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 8
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
327 407 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 40.62% 50.31% 45.25%
Number of salaries quoted 280 376 397
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 7 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Oxford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (84.00%) MVC
4 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (52.00%) TDD
7 11 (44.00%) Windows
7 11 (44.00%) OO
8 10 (40.00%) HTML
8 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (36.00%) SQL
9 9 (36.00%) CSS
10 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (32.00%) MVVM
10 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (28.00%) WinForms
11 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
11 7 (28.00%) WCF
12 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (24.00%) Scrum
13 5 (20.00%) NUnit
13 5 (20.00%) Spring.NET
13 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
13 5 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
13 5 (20.00%) Moq
13 5 (20.00%) Kanban
13 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (20.00%) Inversion of Control

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) JBoss
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.00%) nginx
1 2 (8.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) NUnit
1 5 (20.00%) MSTest
1 5 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (20.00%) Moq
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (12.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (48.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (20.00%) C# Programmer
6 5 (20.00%) Programmer
7 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) WPF Developer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) WinForms
7 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (28.00%) WCF
8 5 (20.00%) Spring.NET
8 5 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (20.00%) Ninject
8 5 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (16.00%) XML
10 3 (12.00%) Web Services
10 3 (12.00%) JSON
10 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (12.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.00%) GIS
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) TDD
4 11 (44.00%) OO
5 8 (32.00%) MVVM
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Kanban
7 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.00%) Logistics
10 1 (4.00%) OOD
10 1 (4.00%) Android Development
10 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
10 1 (4.00%) People Management
10 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.00%) C++
6 3 (12.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft