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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 69 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.78% 2.31% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 6.03% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 16
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
328 199 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.82% 38.27% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 290 179 313
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 August 2014. 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 -17 4 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Wells - 2 £35,750 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 25 (92.59%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) .NET
3 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
4 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 19 (70.37%) Windows
5 16 (59.26%) Web Services
6 14 (51.85%) HTML
6 14 (51.85%) WinForms
6 14 (51.85%) MVC
6 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (51.85%) Silverlight
6 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (48.15%) Web Development
7 13 (48.15%) SQL
7 13 (48.15%) CSS
8 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
8 12 (44.44%) Degree
8 12 (44.44%) WCF
9 10 (37.04%) Sass
9 10 (37.04%) LESS
9 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
10 9 (33.33%) C++
11 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
12 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 6 (22.22%) XML
12 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 5 (18.52%) Scrum
13 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) FishEye
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) C# Developer
3 16 (59.26%) .NET Developer
4 14 (51.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (40.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
6 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (37.04%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (29.63%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (25.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
10 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
10 5 (18.52%) C++/C# Developer
11 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
11 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
12 2 (7.41%) Architect
12 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
12 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 1 (3.70%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 16 (59.26%) Web Services
4 14 (51.85%) WinForms
4 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 14 (51.85%) Silverlight
4 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (48.15%) CSS
6 12 (44.44%) WCF
7 10 (37.04%) Sass
7 10 (37.04%) LESS
7 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (22.22%) XML
9 4 (14.81%) SOAP
9 4 (14.81%) STL
9 4 (14.81%) XML Schema
9 4 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (11.11%) jQuery
10 3 (11.11%) RESTful
10 3 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.41%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Phone
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) MVC
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Web Development
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Web Design
5 4 (14.81%) Kanban
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Logistics
7 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.70%) MVVM
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
4 9 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) XAML
7 2 (7.41%) C
7 2 (7.41%) Fortran
8 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Trapeze
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
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