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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 109 113 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 32 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.41% 1.06% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 4.43% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 10
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
647 587 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.45% 23.98% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 512 530 626
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 30 June 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 68 (98.55%) C#
2 62 (89.86%) .NET
3 54 (78.26%) SQL Server
4 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (52.17%) ASP.NET
6 31 (44.93%) WCF
7 30 (43.48%) MVC
7 30 (43.48%) TDD
8 28 (40.58%) Scrum
8 28 (40.58%) Windows
9 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
9 27 (39.13%) Web Application Development
10 25 (36.23%) Software Engineering
11 24 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (33.33%) MVVM
13 22 (31.88%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (28.99%) WinForms
14 20 (28.99%) SQL
15 18 (26.09%) HTML
15 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
15 18 (26.09%) NUnit
15 18 (26.09%) Rhino Mocks
15 18 (26.09%) Moq
15 18 (26.09%) System Testing
15 18 (26.09%) Kanban
16 17 (24.64%) Degree
16 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (23.19%) Finance
18 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
18 15 (21.74%) Computer Science

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 4 (5.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) GSM
1 1 (1.45%) UMTS
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) DTS
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.80%) Big Data
4 3 (4.35%) MySQL
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) NUnit
1 18 (26.09%) Rhino Mocks
1 18 (26.09%) Moq
2 9 (13.04%) MSTest
3 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (5.80%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.35%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.90%) Selenium
8 2 (2.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Developer
2 36 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 24 (34.78%) Software Developer
4 21 (30.43%) Software Engineer
5 14 (20.29%) Programmer
5 14 (20.29%) C# Developer
5 14 (20.29%) C# Programmer
6 11 (15.94%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (11.59%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
8 7 (10.14%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (10.14%) Software Programmer
8 7 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 5 (7.25%) WPF Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Junior
10 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (89.86%) .NET
2 36 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 31 (44.93%) WCF
4 24 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (28.99%) WinForms
6 18 (26.09%) HTML
7 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (20.29%) Web Services
9 10 (14.49%) XML
9 10 (14.49%) CSS
9 10 (14.49%) RESTful
10 9 (13.04%) Spring.NET
10 9 (13.04%) Castle Windsor
10 9 (13.04%) Ninject
10 9 (13.04%) Unity DI Container
10 9 (13.04%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.04%) NHibernate
11 7 (10.14%) REST
12 6 (8.70%) Kendo UI
12 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 9 (13.04%) Social Network
3 9 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (13.04%) Streaming Music
4 7 (10.14%) Client/Server
4 7 (10.14%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) Tandem
5 3 (4.35%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (43.48%) TDD
2 30 (43.48%) MVC
3 28 (40.58%) Scrum
4 27 (39.13%) Web Application Development
5 25 (36.23%) Software Engineering
6 23 (33.33%) MVVM
7 22 (31.88%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (26.09%) System Testing
8 18 (26.09%) Kanban
9 12 (17.39%) BDD
10 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
11 9 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (10.14%) RAD
13 6 (8.70%) SOA
13 6 (8.70%) Mobile Development
14 4 (5.80%) OOD
14 4 (5.80%) Big Data Analytics
14 4 (5.80%) DevOps
14 4 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) C#
2 20 (28.99%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.94%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.70%) VB
5 6 (8.70%) C++
6 3 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Puppet
1 4 (5.80%) Vagrant
1 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.29%) Telerik
3 9 (13.04%) Facebook
3 9 (13.04%) Twitter
4 5 (7.25%) DevExpress
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle
6 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.45%) Ektron
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