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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 114 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 23 52 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.09% 2.17% 2.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 9.15% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 52 59
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
568 568 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.89% 23.66% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 509 491 554
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016.

WPF Salary Histogram in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
3 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (59.46%) .NET
5 20 (54.05%) XML
6 18 (48.65%) SQL
6 18 (48.65%) Scrum
7 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
7 17 (45.95%) Windows
7 17 (45.95%) WCF
8 15 (40.54%) Web Development
9 14 (37.84%) Degree
9 14 (37.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
9 14 (37.84%) HTML
9 14 (37.84%) Web Services
10 13 (35.14%) N-Tier
10 13 (35.14%) JSON
10 13 (35.14%) User Stories
11 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
12 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
13 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
13 9 (24.32%) Java
14 8 (21.62%) Information Security
14 8 (21.62%) XSLT
14 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
15 7 (18.92%) C++
15 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
15 7 (18.92%) WinForms
16 6 (16.22%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (10.81%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
3 6 (16.22%) FitNesse
4 4 (10.81%) Android Studio
4 4 (10.81%) JIRA
5 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Legal
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 25 (67.57%) C# Developer
3 22 (59.46%) C# Software Developer
3 22 (59.46%) Software Developer
4 13 (35.14%) C# WPF Developer
4 13 (35.14%) WPF Developer
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Applications Developer
6 8 (21.62%) C# Application Developer
7 7 (18.92%) C# WCF Developer
7 7 (18.92%) WCF Developer
8 6 (16.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (16.22%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (16.22%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
9 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
9 4 (10.81%) Analyst
9 4 (10.81%) Programmer
9 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (10.81%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 20 (54.05%) XML
3 17 (45.95%) WCF
4 14 (37.84%) HTML
4 14 (37.84%) Web Services
5 13 (35.14%) JSON
6 8 (21.62%) XSLT
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
7 7 (18.92%) WinForms
8 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
8 6 (16.22%) CSS
8 6 (16.22%) DCOM
8 6 (16.22%) MAPI
9 5 (13.51%) HTML5
10 4 (10.81%) Ajax
10 4 (10.81%) Android SDK
10 4 (10.81%) CSS3
10 4 (10.81%) jQuery
10 4 (10.81%) PhoneGap
10 4 (10.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) N-Tier
2 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.70%) Physics
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Scrum
3 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
4 15 (40.54%) Web Development
5 13 (35.14%) User Stories
6 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Information Security
8 6 (16.22%) ATDD
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
8 6 (16.22%) OOD
8 6 (16.22%) TDD
9 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 5 (13.51%) MVVM
10 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.81%) SDLC
11 2 (5.41%) Web Application Development
12 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
12 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.81%) PHP
8 2 (5.41%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Sencha
3 1 (2.70%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.70%) Xamarin
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