The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 74 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.87% 1.42% 3.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.81% 3.51% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 21
Average salary £40,000 £31,375 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.49% -0.39%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
387 228 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 48.19% 40.57% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 354 208 282
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 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
South West

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 31 July 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 -15 6 £40,000 +17.64%
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) C#
3 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
4 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
5 21 (70.00%) Windows
6 20 (66.67%) HTML
7 19 (63.33%) Web Services
8 18 (60.00%) SQL
8 18 (60.00%) Web Development
8 18 (60.00%) MVC
9 17 (56.67%) CSS
9 17 (56.67%) Silverlight
9 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (50.00%) WinForms
10 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (46.67%) Manufacturing
12 13 (43.33%) T-SQL
12 13 (43.33%) Degree
12 13 (43.33%) Sass
12 13 (43.33%) LESS
12 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (40.00%) WCF
14 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
15 7 (23.33%) C++
15 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
15 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (20.00%) XML
17 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
17 5 (16.67%) Scrum
17 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (46.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (66.67%) C# Developer
4 19 (63.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (53.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
8 9 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (23.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
10 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
10 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
11 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
11 3 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
12 2 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) HTML
4 19 (63.33%) Web Services
5 17 (56.67%) CSS
5 17 (56.67%) Silverlight
5 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (50.00%) WinForms
7 13 (43.33%) Sass
7 13 (43.33%) LESS
7 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (40.00%) WCF
9 6 (20.00%) XML
10 4 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (13.33%) JSON
10 4 (13.33%) jQuery
10 4 (13.33%) XML Schema
10 4 (13.33%) SOAP
10 4 (13.33%) STL
11 3 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) DTV
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Phone
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Web Development
1 18 (60.00%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Kanban
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Web Design
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) MVVM
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) Email Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) T-SQL
4 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (23.33%) C++
6 4 (13.33%) XAML
6 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Trapeze
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) SAP