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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 71 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 5 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.42% 1.12% 3.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.34% 2.90% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Average salary £55,000 £28,750 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.30% -12.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
214 138 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 60.80% 38.55% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 155 117 108
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
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 27 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) QNX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) C++

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) QNX