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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 51 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 14 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.79% 2.97% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 5.96% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 11
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +13.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
236 285 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 47.01% 49.74% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 221 263 258
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -3 8 £37,000 -5.12% 7
Taunton +8 5 £32,500 -3.27% 1
Wells - 1 £35,000 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
4 16 (57.14%) C++
5 15 (53.57%) Degree
5 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
6 14 (50.00%) WCF
7 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
7 13 (46.43%) SQL
8 12 (42.86%) .NET
9 11 (39.29%) Manufacturing
9 11 (39.29%) Software Testing
10 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
10 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
10 9 (32.14%) Client/Server
10 9 (32.14%) Scrum
11 8 (28.57%) HTML
11 8 (28.57%) Logistics
12 7 (25.00%) C
13 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
14 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
14 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
15 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (14.29%) Windows
15 4 (14.29%) CSS
15 4 (14.29%) XML
15 4 (14.29%) WinForms
15 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
16 3 (10.71%) OpenGL
16 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) FishEye
4 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) NUnit
4 1 (3.57%) MorphX
General
1 11 (39.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Software Engineer
2 15 (53.57%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Automated Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Tester
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.71%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) WCF
2 12 (42.86%) .NET
3 8 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) XML
4 4 (14.29%) WinForms
5 3 (10.71%) OpenGL
5 3 (10.71%) MFC
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
3 9 (32.14%) Client/Server
4 3 (10.71%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
3 11 (39.29%) Software Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) Logistics
6 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Operations Management
7 2 (7.14%) MVVM
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) C++
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.00%) C
6 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
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