The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 118 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 28 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.13% 1.24% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 4.85% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 15
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
632 618 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.48% 25.46% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 553 551 589
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WPF
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WPF Salary Trend in Reading

WPF
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 80 (100.00%) C#
2 78 (97.50%) .NET
3 52 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (63.75%) ASP.NET
5 47 (58.75%) SQL Server
6 46 (57.50%) MVC
7 41 (51.25%) Web Application Development
8 39 (48.75%) Microsoft
9 37 (46.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (36.25%) MVVM
10 29 (36.25%) Windows
10 29 (36.25%) TDD
11 28 (35.00%) Scrum
12 26 (32.50%) WCF
13 25 (31.25%) WinForms
14 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
14 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
15 22 (27.50%) NUnit
15 22 (27.50%) Kanban
15 22 (27.50%) Rhino Mocks
15 22 (27.50%) Moq
16 20 (25.00%) BDD
16 20 (25.00%) System Testing
16 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (23.75%) HTML
18 18 (22.50%) Web Services
18 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
20 16 (20.00%) NHibernate
20 16 (20.00%) Streaming Music

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (58.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.25%) Big Data
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (27.50%) NUnit
1 22 (27.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 22 (27.50%) Moq
2 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 6 (7.50%) MSTest
3 6 (7.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.50%) Selenium
7 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 7 (8.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (90.00%) Developer
2 39 (48.75%) .NET Developer
3 29 (36.25%) Software Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Software Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Programmer
6 10 (12.50%) C# Programmer
7 9 (11.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (11.25%) WPF Developer
7 9 (11.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Software Programmer
9 7 (8.75%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (8.75%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
10 5 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
11 4 (5.00%) Junior
11 4 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (97.50%) .NET
2 51 (63.75%) ASP.NET
3 37 (46.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (32.50%) WCF
5 25 (31.25%) WinForms
6 19 (23.75%) HTML
7 18 (22.50%) Web Services
7 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (20.00%) NHibernate
9 10 (12.50%) CSS
9 10 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 9 (11.25%) RESTful
11 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (7.50%) Spring.NET
12 6 (7.50%) Kendo UI
12 6 (7.50%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (7.50%) Ninject
12 6 (7.50%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (6.25%) HTML5
14 4 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Streaming Music
2 14 (17.50%) Mobile App
3 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (8.75%) Social Media
6 6 (7.50%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (7.50%) Social Network
7 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
8 4 (5.00%) Tandem
9 2 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.25%) Open Source
10 1 (1.25%) Online Banking
10 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (57.50%) MVC
3 41 (51.25%) Web Application Development
4 29 (36.25%) MVVM
4 29 (36.25%) TDD
5 28 (35.00%) Scrum
6 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
7 22 (27.50%) Kanban
8 20 (25.00%) BDD
8 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (25.00%) System Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.50%) OO
10 6 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.25%) RAD
11 5 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (5.00%) Mobile Development
13 3 (3.75%) CRM
14 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.75%) SQL
4 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (48.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.75%) Telerik
3 8 (10.00%) DevExpress
4 6 (7.50%) Facebook
4 6 (7.50%) Twitter
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) Ektron
6 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago