The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 46 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.40% 2.75% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.15% 4.92% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 12
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% +13.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WPF
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
233 427 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 41.68% 55.89% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 203 382 241
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,788
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Somerset

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WPF
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WPF Salary Trend in Somerset

WPF
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Somerset

WPF
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Bath +15 16 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Taunton +13 3 £45,000 +33.92% 1
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 31 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
3 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (54.84%) SQL
5 16 (51.61%) .NET
6 15 (48.39%) Degree
6 15 (48.39%) Mathematics
6 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
7 14 (45.16%) Scrum
7 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
8 13 (41.94%) Software Testing
8 13 (41.94%) SDLC
9 12 (38.71%) C++
10 11 (35.48%) HTML
10 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
11 8 (25.81%) CSS
12 7 (22.58%) WCF
12 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (19.35%) MVVM
13 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
13 6 (19.35%) MVC
14 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
14 5 (16.13%) jQuery
14 5 (16.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
15 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
15 4 (12.90%) Selenium
15 4 (12.90%) LINQ
15 4 (12.90%) CAD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) FishEye
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineer
2 17 (54.84%) C# Software Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Developer
4 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
5 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
6 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (19.35%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (19.35%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
7 5 (16.13%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (9.68%) Tester
9 3 (9.68%) Software Tester
9 3 (9.68%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (9.68%) Automated Tester
10 2 (6.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 2 (6.45%) C# Programmer
10 2 (6.45%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (6.45%) Software Programmer
10 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
4 7 (22.58%) WCF
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (12.90%) LINQ
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) XML
6 4 (12.90%) XHTML
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.68%) WinForms
8 2 (6.45%) OpenGL
8 2 (6.45%) MFC
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Mathematics
1 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.45%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 13 (41.94%) Software Testing
4 13 (41.94%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) MVVM
5 6 (19.35%) MVC
6 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) CAD
8 2 (6.45%) Operations Management
8 2 (6.45%) Logistics
9 1 (3.23%) OO
9 1 (3.23%) TDD
9 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) C++
4 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.68%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Taunton, Somerset
BPR Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Bonus & Private Medical (BUPA)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago