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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 113 105 121
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 31 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.39% 1.38% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.87% 5.18% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 12
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,250
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
636 637 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.43% 26.70% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 504 553 616
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,250
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 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 58 (98.31%) C#
2 51 (86.44%) .NET
3 45 (76.27%) SQL Server
4 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (52.54%) WCF
6 27 (45.76%) Scrum
6 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET
7 25 (42.37%) Software Engineering
8 24 (40.68%) TDD
8 24 (40.68%) Windows
9 23 (38.98%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (37.29%) SQL
10 22 (37.29%) MVC
11 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
11 20 (33.90%) Web Application Development
12 18 (30.51%) Web Services
12 18 (30.51%) Finance
12 18 (30.51%) MVVM
13 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (27.12%) System Testing
15 15 (25.42%) Degree
15 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
15 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
15 15 (25.42%) WinForms
15 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (23.73%) NUnit
16 14 (23.73%) HTML
16 14 (23.73%) Kanban
16 14 (23.73%) Rhino Mocks

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.69%) Apache
1 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
2 4 (6.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) GSM
1 1 (1.69%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (76.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) DTS
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.78%) Big Data
4 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) NUnit
1 14 (23.73%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (23.73%) Moq
2 9 (15.25%) MSTest
2 9 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
5 5 (8.47%) FitNesse
6 4 (6.78%) Bitbucket
6 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.69%) Selenium
7 1 (1.69%) gulp
7 1 (1.69%) Bower
7 1 (1.69%) Grunt
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (88.14%) Developer
2 28 (47.46%) .NET Developer
3 22 (37.29%) Software Developer
4 19 (32.20%) Software Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) C# Programmer
5 13 (22.03%) C# Developer
5 13 (22.03%) Programmer
6 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
6 9 (15.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (10.17%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Software Programmer
8 5 (8.47%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) .NET Programmer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (86.44%) .NET
2 31 (52.54%) WCF
3 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET
4 18 (30.51%) Web Services
5 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (25.42%) WinForms
6 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (23.73%) HTML
8 11 (18.64%) XML
9 10 (16.95%) CSS
10 9 (15.25%) Spring.NET
10 9 (15.25%) RESTful
10 9 (15.25%) Castle Windsor
10 9 (15.25%) Ninject
10 9 (15.25%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (11.86%) REST
11 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.17%) Kendo UI
13 5 (8.47%) DCOM
13 5 (8.47%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (15.25%) Social Network
3 9 (15.25%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (13.56%) Mobile Computing
4 8 (13.56%) Client/Server
5 5 (8.47%) Streaming Music
5 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Social Media
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) Scrum
3 25 (42.37%) Software Engineering
4 24 (40.68%) TDD
5 23 (38.98%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (37.29%) MVC
7 20 (33.90%) Web Application Development
8 18 (30.51%) MVVM
9 16 (27.12%) System Testing
10 14 (23.73%) Kanban
11 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
12 9 (15.25%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (13.56%) SOA
13 8 (13.56%) RAD
14 5 (8.47%) OOD
14 5 (8.47%) BDD
14 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
14 5 (8.47%) Mobile Development
14 5 (8.47%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.64%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.56%) VB
6 6 (10.17%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Vagrant
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) Telerik
3 9 (15.25%) Facebook
3 9 (15.25%) Twitter
4 4 (6.78%) DevExpress
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
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