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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 119 110 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 22 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.87% 1.18% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 3.88% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 8
Average salary £50,000 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.73% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £32,500 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £54,250
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
539 695 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.43% 30.32% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 455 607 727
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 19 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 46 (97.87%) C#
2 42 (89.36%) .NET
3 37 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (72.34%) SQL
5 31 (65.96%) WCF
6 30 (63.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (61.70%) RESTful
7 29 (61.70%) Web Services
8 26 (55.32%) Client/Server
9 25 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (44.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
12 17 (36.17%) Scrum
12 17 (36.17%) System Testing
12 17 (36.17%) Jenkins
13 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
14 14 (29.79%) T-SQL
14 14 (29.79%) Windows
15 12 (25.53%) HTML
15 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
16 11 (23.40%) CSS
16 11 (23.40%) Linux
16 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
17 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
17 10 (21.28%) C++
17 10 (21.28%) WinForms
18 9 (19.15%) MVC
19 7 (14.89%) RAD
19 7 (14.89%) Telerik
19 7 (14.89%) Oracle

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.13%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) DTS
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (36.17%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Programmer
2 15 (31.91%) .NET Developer
2 15 (31.91%) SQL Developer
3 14 (29.79%) C# Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Database Engineer
3 14 (29.79%) SQL Programmer
4 11 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Technical Leader
7 4 (8.51%) Database Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (6.38%) WPF Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Junior
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (89.36%) .NET
2 31 (65.96%) WCF
3 30 (63.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (61.70%) RESTful
4 29 (61.70%) Web Services
5 12 (25.53%) HTML
6 11 (23.40%) CSS
7 10 (21.28%) WinForms
7 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.38%) HTML5
10 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (4.26%) Silverlight
10 2 (4.26%) jQuery
10 2 (4.26%) CSS3
10 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.26%) XML
10 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 1 (2.13%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (55.32%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.64%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.26%) Physics
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.13%) MPEG
4 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (36.17%) Scrum
3 17 (36.17%) System Testing
4 9 (19.15%) MVC
5 7 (14.89%) RAD
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.26%) UML
7 2 (4.26%) Time Management
7 2 (4.26%) MVVM
8 1 (2.13%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) OO
8 1 (2.13%) Workflow
8 1 (2.13%) OOD
8 1 (2.13%) SOA
8 1 (2.13%) Code Coverage
8 1 (2.13%) CAD
8 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.13%) TDD
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) C#
2 34 (72.34%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) T-SQL
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.13%) XAML
7 1 (2.13%) XPath
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Telerik
3 1 (2.13%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.13%) SolidWorks
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