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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 113 118 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 27 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.07% 0.76% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 2.45% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 7
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £35,000 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,875 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
588 695 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.37% 30.88% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 513 609 766
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 47 (97.92%) C#
2 43 (89.58%) .NET
3 34 (70.83%) SQL
4 31 (64.58%) WCF
5 30 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (60.42%) RESTful
6 29 (60.42%) Web Services
7 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (54.17%) Client/Server
9 23 (47.92%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
12 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
13 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
14 15 (31.25%) Scrum
14 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
14 15 (31.25%) System Testing
15 14 (29.17%) Windows
16 13 (27.08%) HTML
16 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
17 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
17 12 (25.00%) CSS
17 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
18 11 (22.92%) Linux
18 11 (22.92%) WinForms
18 11 (22.92%) MVC
19 10 (20.83%) C++
20 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
21 7 (14.58%) Oracle
21 7 (14.58%) RAD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.08%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) DTS
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.58%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 15 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Programmer
4 13 (27.08%) SQL Developer
5 12 (25.00%) Database Engineer
5 12 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (25.00%) SQL Programmer
6 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Database Developer
9 3 (6.25%) WPF Developer
10 2 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Database Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Junior
10 2 (4.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (89.58%) .NET
2 31 (64.58%) WCF
3 30 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (60.42%) RESTful
4 29 (60.42%) Web Services
5 13 (27.08%) HTML
6 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (25.00%) CSS
7 11 (22.92%) WinForms
8 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.33%) HTML5
10 3 (6.25%) jQuery
10 3 (6.25%) CSS3
10 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.17%) Silverlight
11 2 (4.17%) XML
11 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (2.08%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (54.17%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Physics
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) MPEG
4 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (31.25%) Scrum
3 15 (31.25%) System Testing
4 11 (22.92%) MVC
5 7 (14.58%) RAD
6 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.17%) TDD
7 2 (4.17%) UML
7 2 (4.17%) Time Management
7 2 (4.17%) MVVM
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) OO
8 1 (2.08%) Workflow
8 1 (2.08%) OOD
8 1 (2.08%) SOA
8 1 (2.08%) Code Coverage
8 1 (2.08%) CAD
8 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.08%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) C#
2 34 (70.83%) SQL
3 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.83%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) C
7 1 (2.08%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.08%) XAML
7 1 (2.08%) XPath
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Telerik
3 1 (2.08%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.08%) SolidWorks
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