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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 56 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 14 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.30% 1.56% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.43% 2.84% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 10
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
258 458 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.43% 55.05% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 231 405 225
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £45,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +20 11 £35,000 -15.15%
Taunton - 2 £50,000 -
Frome - 1 £35,000 - 3
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
5 15 (53.57%) .NET
6 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
7 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
7 13 (46.43%) Degree
7 13 (46.43%) SDLC
8 12 (42.86%) Scrum
9 11 (39.29%) Software Testing
9 11 (39.29%) C++
10 10 (35.71%) HTML
10 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
11 8 (28.57%) CSS
12 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (21.43%) MVVM
13 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
13 6 (21.43%) MVC
14 5 (17.86%) XML
14 5 (17.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 5 (17.86%) jQuery
14 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
15 4 (14.29%) LINQ
15 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
15 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 4 (14.29%) XHTML
15 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 4 (14.29%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) FishEye
5 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) Developer
4 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
6 6 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Automated Tester
7 3 (10.71%) Software Tester
7 3 (10.71%) Tester
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Programmer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Programmer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
4 5 (17.86%) XML
4 5 (17.86%) jQuery
4 5 (17.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 4 (14.29%) LINQ
5 4 (14.29%) XHTML
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
6 3 (10.71%) WinForms
6 3 (10.71%) WCF
7 2 (7.14%) OpenGL
7 2 (7.14%) MFC
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
1 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) SDLC
4 12 (42.86%) Scrum
5 11 (39.29%) Software Testing
6 6 (21.43%) MVC
6 6 (21.43%) MVVM
7 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) CAD
9 2 (7.14%) Operations Management
10 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.57%) OO
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) C++
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) C
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
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