The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 128 118 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -26
Permanent jobs citing WPF 30 50 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.05% 1.59% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.87% 4.28% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 36 77
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1045 1167 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.47% 37.06% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 633 720 1083
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

WPF Salary Histogram in Scotland

WPF
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 18 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Edinburgh -23 10 £27,500 -28.57% 5
Aberdeen +7 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Dundee - 1 £32,000 -
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for WPF.

1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (91.80%) C#
3 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
3 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
4 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (40.98%) TDD
5 25 (40.98%) Multithreading
5 25 (40.98%) SDLC
6 23 (37.70%) Java
6 23 (37.70%) SQL
6 23 (37.70%) Finance
7 21 (34.43%) XML
8 17 (27.87%) Degree
9 16 (26.23%) Unix
9 16 (26.23%) Web Services
10 15 (24.59%) Windows
11 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
11 14 (22.95%) Software Engineering
12 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
12 13 (21.31%) OOP
13 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
13 12 (19.67%) WCF
13 12 (19.67%) RESTful
13 12 (19.67%) BDD
13 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (18.03%) XSLT
14 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
15 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
16 8 (13.11%) MVVM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.92%) GIS
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.56%) Hudson
3 4 (6.56%) IntelliJ
3 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.92%) JIRA
4 3 (4.92%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) MSTest
6 1 (1.64%) NUnit
6 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Developer
2 28 (45.90%) C# Developer
3 16 (26.23%) .NET Developer
4 14 (22.95%) Senior Developer
5 12 (19.67%) C# WPF Developer
5 12 (19.67%) GUI Developer
5 12 (19.67%) WPF Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (13.11%) C# GUI Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior WPF Developer
9 5 (8.20%) C++ Developer
10 4 (6.56%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (6.56%) C++ GUI Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Programmer
10 4 (6.56%) UI Developer
11 3 (4.92%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Developer
12 2 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (34.43%) XML
3 16 (26.23%) Web Services
4 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
5 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (19.67%) RESTful
5 12 (19.67%) WCF
6 11 (18.03%) XSLT
7 7 (11.48%) Silverlight
7 7 (11.48%) WinForms
8 6 (9.84%) REST
9 5 (8.20%) CSS
9 5 (8.20%) Entity Framework
9 5 (8.20%) HTML
9 5 (8.20%) jQuery
9 5 (8.20%) LINQ
10 4 (6.56%) JSON
10 4 (6.56%) MFC
10 4 (6.56%) STL
10 4 (6.56%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.84%) Derivative
3 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.84%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
4 4 (6.56%) Equities
4 4 (6.56%) Fixed Income
4 4 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Unix
2 15 (24.59%) Windows
3 6 (9.84%) Android
4 4 (6.56%) Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) Multithreading
2 25 (40.98%) SDLC
2 25 (40.98%) TDD
3 14 (22.95%) Software Engineering
4 13 (21.31%) OOP
5 12 (19.67%) BDD
6 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.11%) MVVM
7 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Mobile Development
9 6 (9.84%) Android Development
9 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.20%) MVC
11 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (6.56%) Procure-to-pay
11 4 (6.56%) Straight-Through Processing
11 4 (6.56%) Wealth Management
11 4 (6.56%) XML Parsing
12 3 (4.92%) OO
Programming Languages
1 56 (91.80%) C#
2 23 (37.70%) Java
2 23 (37.70%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
4 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) C++
5 6 (9.84%) XAML
6 5 (8.20%) VC++
7 4 (6.56%) Groovy
7 4 (6.56%) Scala
8 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) Sybase
3 5 (8.20%) Xamarin
4 4 (6.56%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.28%) Sage
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
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