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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 105 90 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 53 89 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.69% 2.26% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 5.91% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39 76 46
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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
1171 1507 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.34% 38.23% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1046 746
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +20 37 £38,500 +1.31% 3
Glasgow -26 12 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Aberdeen +23 2 £42,500 +6.25%
West Lothian - 2 £35,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 104 (90.43%) .NET
2 97 (84.35%) C#
3 53 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (42.61%) Visual Studio
5 46 (40.00%) WinForms
6 44 (38.26%) Software Engineering
7 43 (37.39%) SQL Server
8 42 (36.52%) Windows
9 38 (33.04%) ASP.NET
9 38 (33.04%) Degree
10 36 (31.30%) TDD
11 35 (30.43%) WCF
12 34 (29.57%) Computer Science
13 32 (27.83%) C++
14 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
15 28 (24.35%) HTML
15 28 (24.35%) Unit Testing
16 27 (23.48%) MVC
17 26 (22.61%) OOP
18 25 (21.74%) CSS
18 25 (21.74%) Qt
19 23 (20.00%) SQL
20 21 (18.26%) Java
20 21 (18.26%) Subversion
21 20 (17.39%) Oracle
21 20 (17.39%) UNIX
21 20 (17.39%) VC++
21 20 (17.39%) Silverlight
21 20 (17.39%) Visualisation
21 20 (17.39%) Waterfall

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.35%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.74%) Node.js
3 1 (0.87%) IIS
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.74%) Intranet
2 2 (1.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (37.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.30%) RDBMS
2 13 (11.30%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.83%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.74%) Informix
7 2 (1.74%) Ingres
8 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.87%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 49 (42.61%) Visual Studio
2 21 (18.26%) Subversion
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (4.35%) NUnit
4 4 (3.48%) Moq
5 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.61%) Maven
6 2 (1.74%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (15.65%) Electronics
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (1.74%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.87%) Advertising
4 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (60.87%) Developer
2 29 (25.22%) Software Engineer
3 25 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 24 (20.87%) .NET Developer
5 23 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 13 (11.30%) WPF Developer
7 12 (10.43%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.70%) WinForms Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Senior WinForms Developer
8 10 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Senior WPF Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Programmer
10 6 (5.22%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Graduate
11 5 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (3.48%) Architect
12 4 (3.48%) CRM Developer
12 4 (3.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 4 (3.48%) Agile .NET Developer
12 4 (3.48%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (90.43%) .NET
2 46 (40.00%) WinForms
3 38 (33.04%) ASP.NET
4 35 (30.43%) WCF
5 28 (24.35%) HTML
6 25 (21.74%) CSS
6 25 (21.74%) Qt
7 20 (17.39%) Silverlight
8 18 (15.65%) STL
8 18 (15.65%) MFC
8 18 (15.65%) OpenGL
8 18 (15.65%) Direct3D
9 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (12.17%) .NET Framework
11 13 (11.30%) HTML5
12 12 (10.43%) jQuery
13 10 (8.70%) LINQ
14 9 (7.83%) XML
14 9 (7.83%) AngularJS
15 8 (6.96%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.57%) Computer Science
2 20 (17.39%) Visualisation
3 18 (15.65%) CUDA
3 18 (15.65%) Mathematics
4 13 (11.30%) N-Tier
5 12 (10.43%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (6.09%) GIS
7 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.48%) iPad
8 4 (3.48%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.87%) User Experience
10 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.87%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.87%) Equities
10 1 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.87%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.52%) Windows
2 20 (17.39%) UNIX
3 10 (8.70%) Android
4 9 (7.83%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.09%) Mac OS X
5 7 (6.09%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.74%) Solaris
6 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (38.26%) Software Engineering
3 36 (31.30%) TDD
4 28 (24.35%) Unit Testing
5 27 (23.48%) MVC
6 26 (22.61%) OOP
7 20 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 19 (16.52%) Mentoring
9 18 (15.65%) Software Architecture
9 18 (15.65%) 3D Visualisation
9 18 (15.65%) Linear Algebra
9 18 (15.65%) Scrum
10 16 (13.91%) MVVM
11 15 (13.04%) OO
12 11 (9.57%) Multithreading
12 11 (9.57%) Coaching
13 9 (7.83%) Parallel Programming
13 9 (7.83%) CRM
14 7 (6.09%) Time Management
15 6 (5.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (84.35%) C#
2 32 (27.83%) C++
3 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 23 (20.00%) SQL
5 21 (18.26%) Java
6 20 (17.39%) VC++
7 18 (15.65%) C
8 7 (6.09%) F#
9 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.48%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.61%) VB
12 2 (1.74%) Delphi
12 2 (1.74%) XAML
13 1 (0.87%) VB6
13 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (33.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) PhD
2 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) Oracle
2 19 (16.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.96%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.35%) Sybase
5 2 (1.74%) Sun
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