The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 67 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.20% 1.25% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.34% 2.72% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
384 441 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 51.20% 45.99% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 353 391 288
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Oxfordshire

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 29 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Oxford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (97.30%) C#
3 31 (83.78%) WCF
4 27 (72.97%) OO
5 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
6 22 (59.46%) Degree
7 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
7 20 (54.05%) ASP.NET
8 19 (51.35%) Windows
9 18 (48.65%) Scrum
10 17 (45.95%) MVC
10 17 (45.95%) C++
10 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
10 17 (45.95%) TDD
11 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (43.24%) MVVM
12 13 (35.14%) SQL
13 12 (32.43%) Web Services
13 12 (32.43%) C
13 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
13 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
14 10 (27.03%) XML
14 10 (27.03%) XSL
14 10 (27.03%) OOP
14 10 (27.03%) Retail
14 10 (27.03%) BDD
15 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
16 7 (18.92%) WinForms
17 6 (16.22%) NUnit
17 6 (16.22%) Rhino Mocks

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) NUnit
1 6 (16.22%) MSTest
1 6 (16.22%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (16.22%) Moq
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (27.03%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Developer
3 13 (35.14%) Software Engineer
4 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
4 11 (29.73%) C# Software Engineer
4 11 (29.73%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (27.03%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
7 5 (13.51%) C++ Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
7 5 (13.51%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (13.51%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (13.51%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (83.78%) WCF
3 20 (54.05%) ASP.NET
4 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
5 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (32.43%) Web Services
7 10 (27.03%) XML
7 10 (27.03%) XSL
8 7 (18.92%) WinForms
9 6 (16.22%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (16.22%) Ninject
9 6 (16.22%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (16.22%) Unity DI Container
9 6 (16.22%) Spring.NET
10 1 (2.70%) RESTful
10 1 (2.70%) HTML
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.70%) COM
10 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.22%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) OO
2 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
3 18 (48.65%) Scrum
4 17 (45.95%) MVC
4 17 (45.95%) TDD
5 16 (43.24%) MVVM
6 10 (27.03%) BDD
6 10 (27.03%) OOP
7 6 (16.22%) Web Application Development
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (16.22%) Kanban
7 6 (16.22%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) C++
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) C
5 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
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