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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 139 120 95
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -25
Permanent jobs citing WPF 28 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 1.54% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 4.13% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 50 38
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £53,200 £45,000
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
1176 1379 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.70% 37.37% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 724 910 774
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Glasgow -3 13 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Stirling - 11 - - 1
Edinburgh -36 2 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 £31,500 -
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 49 (80.33%) C#
2 47 (77.05%) .NET
3 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
4 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (42.62%) Finance
6 24 (39.34%) ASP.NET
6 24 (39.34%) Software Engineering
6 24 (39.34%) MVVM
7 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
8 21 (34.43%) Unit Testing
9 19 (31.15%) Web Services
10 18 (29.51%) TDD
10 18 (29.51%) Subversion
11 16 (26.23%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 15 (24.59%) Degree
12 15 (24.59%) Windows
12 15 (24.59%) Visual Studio
13 14 (22.95%) SQL
14 13 (21.31%) TeamCity
14 13 (21.31%) Banking
15 12 (19.67%) NUnit
15 12 (19.67%) WinForms
15 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
15 12 (19.67%) WCF
15 12 (19.67%) Java
15 12 (19.67%) Moq
16 11 (18.03%) Waterfall
16 11 (18.03%) XML
16 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
16 11 (18.03%) Silverlight

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (3.28%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.28%) Intranet
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) OLAP
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) DTS
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) Subversion
2 15 (24.59%) Visual Studio
3 13 (21.31%) TeamCity
4 12 (19.67%) Moq
4 12 (19.67%) NUnit
5 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.28%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.64%) MSI
6 1 (1.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Banking
3 9 (14.75%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.84%) Electronics
5 3 (4.92%) Law
5 3 (4.92%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
6 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
3 12 (19.67%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.03%) .NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) WPF Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Programmer
8 6 (9.84%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Development Specialist
9 4 (6.56%) Architect
9 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Senior WPF Developer
10 3 (4.92%) AWS Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 2 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (77.05%) .NET
2 24 (39.34%) ASP.NET
3 19 (31.15%) Web Services
4 16 (26.23%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 12 (19.67%) WCF
5 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
5 12 (19.67%) WinForms
6 11 (18.03%) XML
6 11 (18.03%) Silverlight
7 10 (16.39%) jQuery
8 9 (14.75%) MDX
9 8 (13.11%) Qt
9 8 (13.11%) CSS
9 8 (13.11%) HTML
10 6 (9.84%) STL
10 6 (9.84%) OpenGL
10 6 (9.84%) MFC
10 6 (9.84%) Direct3D
11 5 (8.20%) Entity Framework
12 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.75%) Visualisation
3 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
5 6 (9.84%) CUDA
6 4 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (3.28%) GIS
8 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.64%) Equities
8 1 (1.64%) Derivative
8 1 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.64%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Android
3 6 (9.84%) UNIX
4 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) Software Engineering
2 24 (39.34%) MVVM
3 21 (34.43%) Unit Testing
4 18 (29.51%) TDD
5 11 (18.03%) Multithreading
5 11 (18.03%) Waterfall
6 10 (16.39%) OO
7 9 (14.75%) Analytics
8 8 (13.11%) OOP
8 8 (13.11%) Workflow
8 8 (13.11%) Android Development
8 8 (13.11%) SDLC
9 6 (9.84%) Linear Algebra
9 6 (9.84%) Software Architecture
9 6 (9.84%) 3D Visualisation
9 6 (9.84%) MVC
9 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.20%) Line Management
10 5 (8.20%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (80.33%) C#
2 14 (22.95%) SQL
3 12 (19.67%) Java
4 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) C++
5 6 (9.84%) VC++
5 6 (9.84%) C
6 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.92%) Delphi
9 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) F#
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) DevExpress
3 9 (14.75%) Xamarin
3 9 (14.75%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Perforce
5 1 (1.64%) Telerik
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