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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 55 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.79% 0.34% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.58% 1.00% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
197 100 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 50.00% 34.13% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 179 96 140
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015, 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%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) WCF
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (50.00%) TDD
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%) OpenCL
10 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (12.50%) Web Development
10 2 (12.50%) JIRA
10 2 (12.50%) Subversion
10 2 (12.50%) WinForms
10 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) QNX
10 2 (12.50%) OOP
10 2 (12.50%) OO
10 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
10 2 (12.50%) SOA

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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