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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 119 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 1.09% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 4.56% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
670 592 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.34% 23.83% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 550 515 605
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,750
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 28 August 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (98.00%) C#
2 43 (86.00%) .NET
3 38 (76.00%) SQL Server
4 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
5 29 (58.00%) WCF
6 25 (50.00%) Scrum
7 23 (46.00%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (44.00%) TDD
9 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
9 21 (42.00%) Web Services
10 20 (40.00%) SQL
11 19 (38.00%) Windows
12 18 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (34.00%) MVC
13 17 (34.00%) Finance
14 16 (32.00%) Degree
14 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
14 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
14 16 (32.00%) Web Application Development
15 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
17 13 (26.00%) HTML
17 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
18 11 (22.00%) XML
18 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
18 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
19 10 (20.00%) System Testing
19 10 (20.00%) CSS
19 10 (20.00%) T-SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) GSM
1 1 (2.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) DTS
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.00%) Big Data
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (18.00%) NUnit
1 9 (18.00%) FitNesse
1 9 (18.00%) MSTest
1 9 (18.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (18.00%) Moq
2 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (14.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) gulp
5 1 (2.00%) Grunt
5 1 (2.00%) Bower
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (82.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (36.00%) Software Engineer
4 17 (34.00%) Software Developer
5 13 (26.00%) C# Developer
6 11 (22.00%) Programmer
6 11 (22.00%) C# Programmer
7 9 (18.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (18.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (18.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
8 7 (14.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (10.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 5 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Lead Developer
10 4 (8.00%) Software Programmer
10 4 (8.00%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (86.00%) .NET
2 29 (58.00%) WCF
3 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.00%) Web Services
4 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (26.00%) HTML
6 11 (22.00%) XML
6 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (20.00%) CSS
8 9 (18.00%) Unity DI Container
8 9 (18.00%) Castle Windsor
8 9 (18.00%) Ninject
8 9 (18.00%) Spring.NET
8 9 (18.00%) MAPI
8 9 (18.00%) WinForms
8 9 (18.00%) DCOM
9 8 (16.00%) RESTful
9 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.00%) Kendo UI
10 7 (14.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.00%) Social Network
3 9 (18.00%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (14.00%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (14.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
3 25 (50.00%) Scrum
4 23 (46.00%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (44.00%) TDD
6 17 (34.00%) MVC
7 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
7 16 (32.00%) Web Application Development
8 10 (20.00%) System Testing
9 9 (18.00%) Kanban
9 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
9 9 (18.00%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (18.00%) MVVM
9 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (18.00%) ATDD
9 9 (18.00%) OOD
10 8 (16.00%) SOA
11 7 (14.00%) RAD
12 4 (8.00%) Big Data Analytics
12 4 (8.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) C#
2 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (18.00%) C++
6 8 (16.00%) VB
7 3 (6.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Puppet
1 4 (8.00%) Vagrant
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Facebook
2 9 (18.00%) Twitter
3 7 (14.00%) Telerik
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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