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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 94 112 89
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs citing WPF 62 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 1.45% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 3.51% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 45
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1194 1340 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.65% 41.28% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 850 862 724
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 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +27 36 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Glasgow +3 16 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Aberdeen +6 8 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Dundee +13 2 £26,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £48,000 -
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 117 (100.00%) C#
2 100 (85.47%) .NET
3 52 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (41.03%) Visual Studio
6 44 (37.61%) Windows
7 40 (34.19%) ASP.NET
7 40 (34.19%) JavaScript
7 40 (34.19%) Degree
7 40 (34.19%) WCF
8 39 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 38 (32.48%) TDD
9 38 (32.48%) WinForms
10 37 (31.62%) Unit Testing
11 35 (29.91%) Computer Science
12 32 (27.35%) Silverlight
13 30 (25.64%) C++
13 30 (25.64%) OOP
14 29 (24.79%) SQL
15 28 (23.93%) HTML
16 25 (21.37%) MVC
17 22 (18.80%) Subversion
17 22 (18.80%) CSS
17 22 (18.80%) Mathematics
17 22 (18.80%) .NET Framework
17 22 (18.80%) Mentoring
18 21 (17.95%) UNIX
18 21 (17.95%) VC++
19 20 (17.09%) Waterfall
19 20 (17.09%) Visualisation

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.71%) Node.js
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.68%) Relational Database
3 15 (12.82%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.55%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.71%) Big Data
8 2 (1.71%) Ingres
8 2 (1.71%) Informix
8 2 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 48 (41.03%) Visual Studio
2 22 (18.80%) Subversion
3 12 (10.26%) Moq
4 11 (9.40%) NUnit
4 11 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (4.27%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.56%) Maven
7 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (16.24%) Electronics
2 9 (7.69%) Finance
3 4 (3.42%) Banking
4 3 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Games
5 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.71%) Law
5 2 (1.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (70.94%) Developer
2 27 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 26 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 25 (21.37%) Software Engineer
5 23 (19.66%) Senior Developer
6 20 (17.09%) Software Developer
7 13 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Programmer
9 9 (7.69%) WPF Developer
10 8 (6.84%) Senior WPF Developer
10 8 (6.84%) Senior WinForms Developer
10 8 (6.84%) WinForms Developer
11 7 (5.98%) Analyst Programmer
11 7 (5.98%) Analyst
12 6 (5.13%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Senior C# Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Applications Developer
13 5 (4.27%) CRM Developer
14 4 (3.42%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (85.47%) .NET
2 40 (34.19%) ASP.NET
2 40 (34.19%) WCF
3 38 (32.48%) WinForms
4 32 (27.35%) Silverlight
5 28 (23.93%) HTML
6 22 (18.80%) CSS
6 22 (18.80%) .NET Framework
7 19 (16.24%) Qt
7 19 (16.24%) Direct3D
7 19 (16.24%) OpenGL
7 19 (16.24%) STL
7 19 (16.24%) MFC
8 17 (14.53%) LINQ
9 16 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (10.26%) Web Services
11 11 (9.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (8.55%) NHibernate
12 10 (8.55%) AngularJS
13 9 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.91%) Computer Science
2 22 (18.80%) Mathematics
3 20 (17.09%) Visualisation
4 19 (16.24%) CUDA
5 14 (11.97%) N-Tier
6 11 (9.40%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.42%) iPad
9 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.71%) NHS
11 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.85%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.85%) Equities
11 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.85%) GIS
11 1 (0.85%) Derivative
11 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.61%) Windows
2 21 (17.95%) UNIX
3 3 (2.56%) Linux
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.71%) Android
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 38 (32.48%) TDD
4 37 (31.62%) Unit Testing
5 30 (25.64%) OOP
6 25 (21.37%) MVC
7 22 (18.80%) Mentoring
8 20 (17.09%) Waterfall
8 20 (17.09%) Software Architecture
9 19 (16.24%) Linear Algebra
9 19 (16.24%) 3D Visualisation
10 16 (13.68%) OO
11 12 (10.26%) Scrum
12 11 (9.40%) Multithreading
13 9 (7.69%) CRM
14 8 (6.84%) MVVM
14 8 (6.84%) BDD
15 7 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (5.98%) Parallel Programming
15 7 (5.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 117 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (34.19%) JavaScript
3 30 (25.64%) C++
4 29 (24.79%) SQL
5 21 (17.95%) VC++
6 19 (16.24%) C
7 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
8 9 (7.69%) Java
9 8 (6.84%) F#
10 5 (4.27%) VB
10 5 (4.27%) XAML
11 4 (3.42%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.56%) VB6
13 2 (1.71%) Ruby
13 2 (1.71%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.85%) PHP
14 1 (0.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 40 (34.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.85%) PhD
2 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) Sybase
4 4 (3.42%) Red Gate
4 4 (3.42%) Google
4 4 (3.42%) Infragistics
5 3 (2.56%) Adobe
6 2 (1.71%) LexisNexis
6 2 (1.71%) Sun
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