The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 56 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 14 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.42% 0.94% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.09% 2.80% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 10
Average salary £55,000 £30,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.86% +11.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WPF
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 107 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 56.23% 33.54% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 204 98 150
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

WPF
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

WPF Salary Trend in Portsmouth

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) WCF
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) UML
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (12.50%) Subversion
10 2 (12.50%) JIRA
10 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
10 2 (12.50%) OpenCL
10 2 (12.50%) WinForms
10 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
10 2 (12.50%) C++
10 2 (12.50%) OOP
10 2 (12.50%) OO
10 2 (12.50%) SOA
10 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 2 (12.50%) QNX
10 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) OpenCL
4 2 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Scrum
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) C
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) QNX