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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 116 118 127
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 31 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.36% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.34% 3.32% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 10
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,700 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
580 573 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.51% 24.76% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 505 502 567
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 22 May 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (98.78%) C#
2 76 (92.68%) .NET
3 55 (67.07%) SQL Server
4 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (60.98%) ASP.NET
6 44 (53.66%) MVC
7 41 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 39 (47.56%) Web Application Development
9 36 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (40.24%) TDD
11 31 (37.80%) Scrum
11 31 (37.80%) Windows
11 31 (37.80%) WCF
12 29 (35.37%) Software Engineering
13 28 (34.15%) MVVM
14 25 (30.49%) WinForms
14 25 (30.49%) MS Excel
14 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (28.05%) System Testing
15 23 (28.05%) Kanban
15 23 (28.05%) Rhino Mocks
15 23 (28.05%) Moq
15 23 (28.05%) NUnit
16 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (24.39%) HTML
17 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
18 19 (23.17%) Web Services
19 18 (21.95%) BDD
20 16 (19.51%) SQL
21 15 (18.29%) Telerik

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.10%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (30.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) SaaS
2 4 (4.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) GSM
1 1 (1.22%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (67.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) Big Data
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.66%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) DTS
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (28.05%) Rhino Mocks
1 23 (28.05%) Moq
1 23 (28.05%) NUnit
2 9 (10.98%) MSTest
3 8 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (7.32%) TeamCity
5 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (4.88%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.44%) Selenium
7 2 (2.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (93.90%) Developer
2 45 (54.88%) .NET Developer
3 28 (34.15%) Software Developer
4 21 (25.61%) Software Engineer
5 17 (20.73%) C# Programmer
5 17 (20.73%) Programmer
5 17 (20.73%) C# Developer
6 12 (14.63%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (13.41%) C# Software Engineer
7 11 (13.41%) Senior Developer
7 11 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (13.41%) Software Programmer
8 9 (10.98%) WPF Developer
9 8 (9.76%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (9.76%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (8.54%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (6.10%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (92.68%) .NET
2 50 (60.98%) ASP.NET
3 36 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (37.80%) WCF
5 25 (30.49%) WinForms
6 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (24.39%) HTML
8 19 (23.17%) Web Services
9 14 (17.07%) NHibernate
10 12 (14.63%) RESTful
11 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
11 10 (12.20%) CSS
12 9 (10.98%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (10.98%) Ninject
12 9 (10.98%) Spring.NET
12 9 (10.98%) Unity DI Container
13 7 (8.54%) REST
14 6 (7.32%) Kendo UI
14 6 (7.32%) .NET Framework
15 5 (6.10%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Streaming Music
1 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.41%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (10.98%) Social Network
4 9 (10.98%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (9.76%) Client/Server
6 7 (8.54%) Social Media
7 6 (7.32%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (4.88%) Open Source
8 4 (4.88%) Tandem
9 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (53.66%) MVC
3 39 (47.56%) Web Application Development
4 33 (40.24%) TDD
5 31 (37.80%) Scrum
6 29 (35.37%) Software Engineering
7 28 (34.15%) MVVM
8 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (28.05%) System Testing
9 23 (28.05%) Kanban
10 18 (21.95%) BDD
11 9 (10.98%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
12 8 (9.76%) RAD
13 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (7.32%) Mobile Development
15 4 (4.88%) Analytics
15 4 (4.88%) Data Analytics
15 4 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
15 4 (4.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 81 (98.78%) C#
2 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.51%) SQL
4 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.66%) PHP
5 3 (3.66%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.29%) Telerik
3 9 (10.98%) Facebook
3 9 (10.98%) Twitter
4 5 (6.10%) DevExpress
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle
6 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.22%) Ektron
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