The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 111 118 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing WPF 55 42 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.65% 1.33% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 3.45% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 46
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1296 1216 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.93% 38.64% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 873 806 781
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WPF
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Scotland region.

WPF Salary Trend in Scotland

WPF
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Scotland

WPF
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 35 £38,500 -3.75% 4
Glasgow +4 14 £45,000 - 2
Aberdeen -2 1 - - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £48,000 -
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 123 (100.00%) C#
2 97 (78.86%) .NET
3 53 (43.09%) Windows
4 46 (37.40%) JavaScript
5 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (34.96%) Computer Science
7 42 (34.15%) Degree
7 42 (34.15%) SQL Server
8 38 (30.89%) ASP.NET
8 38 (30.89%) SQL
9 35 (28.46%) WCF
10 33 (26.83%) TDD
11 31 (25.20%) Software Engineering
11 31 (25.20%) C++
11 31 (25.20%) HTML
11 31 (25.20%) Visual Studio
11 31 (25.20%) Unit Testing
12 29 (23.58%) Java
12 29 (23.58%) WinForms
13 28 (22.76%) Mathematics
14 27 (21.95%) Silverlight
14 27 (21.95%) CSS
15 26 (21.14%) OOP
16 25 (20.33%) Finance
16 25 (20.33%) .NET Framework
17 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
18 21 (17.07%) NHibernate
18 21 (17.07%) Multithreading
19 20 (16.26%) LINQ
19 20 (16.26%) Waterfall

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (8.94%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.63%) Big Data
7 2 (1.63%) KDB
8 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
8 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (25.20%) Visual Studio
2 17 (13.82%) Subversion
3 13 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (8.94%) Moq
5 9 (7.32%) NUnit
6 7 (5.69%) ReSharper
7 6 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.63%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.63%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.81%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (20.33%) Finance
2 16 (13.01%) Electronics
3 12 (9.76%) Games
4 10 (8.13%) Banking
4 10 (8.13%) Front Office
5 5 (4.07%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.63%) Law
7 2 (1.63%) Legal
7 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.63%) Retail
8 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (73.98%) Developer
2 29 (23.58%) C# Developer
3 22 (17.89%) Senior Developer
4 20 (16.26%) Software Engineer
4 20 (16.26%) .NET Developer
5 19 (15.45%) Software Developer
6 15 (12.20%) WPF Developer
7 12 (9.76%) Flash Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Applications Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Programmer
9 8 (6.50%) Analyst
9 8 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Analyst Programmer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Flash ActionScript Developer
12 4 (3.25%) Senior Programmer
12 4 (3.25%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 4 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (78.86%) .NET
2 38 (30.89%) ASP.NET
3 35 (28.46%) WCF
4 31 (25.20%) HTML
5 29 (23.58%) WinForms
6 27 (21.95%) Silverlight
6 27 (21.95%) CSS
7 25 (20.33%) .NET Framework
8 21 (17.07%) NHibernate
9 20 (16.26%) LINQ
9 20 (16.26%) XML
10 18 (14.63%) OpenGL
11 17 (13.82%) XSLT
12 16 (13.01%) STL
12 16 (13.01%) MFC
12 16 (13.01%) Qt
12 16 (13.01%) Direct3D
13 14 (11.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 12 (9.76%) REST
14 12 (9.76%) Robotlegs
Miscellaneous
1 43 (34.96%) Computer Science
2 28 (22.76%) Mathematics
3 19 (15.45%) Visualisation
4 16 (13.01%) CUDA
5 12 (9.76%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.50%) Fixed Income
7 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.88%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.63%) NHS
9 2 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.81%) User Experience
10 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.81%) Equities
10 1 (0.81%) GIS
10 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 53 (43.09%) Windows
2 17 (13.82%) UNIX
3 12 (9.76%) Linux
4 2 (1.63%) Android
4 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.83%) TDD
3 31 (25.20%) Software Engineering
3 31 (25.20%) Unit Testing
4 26 (21.14%) OOP
5 21 (17.07%) Multithreading
6 20 (16.26%) Waterfall
7 18 (14.63%) MVVM
8 17 (13.82%) Software Architecture
8 17 (13.82%) OO
8 17 (13.82%) MVC
9 16 (13.01%) Project Management
9 16 (13.01%) 3D Visualisation
10 12 (9.76%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.13%) Scrum
12 7 (5.69%) Workflow
13 6 (4.88%) BDD
14 5 (4.07%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (4.07%) AOP
15 4 (3.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (37.40%) JavaScript
3 38 (30.89%) SQL
4 31 (25.20%) C++
5 29 (23.58%) Java
6 16 (13.01%) C
6 16 (13.01%) VC++
7 8 (6.50%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.69%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.07%) ActionScript
10 5 (4.07%) F#
11 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.44%) XAML
12 2 (1.63%) VB6
12 2 (1.63%) Ruby
12 2 (1.63%) Python
12 2 (1.63%) VB
12 2 (1.63%) Perl
13 1 (0.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 42 (34.15%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) Basel III
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.26%) Oracle
3 12 (9.76%) Adobe
4 5 (4.07%) Sybase
5 4 (3.25%) Infragistics
5 4 (3.25%) Google
5 4 (3.25%) Red Gate
6 2 (1.63%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.81%) Twitter
7 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
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