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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 66 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -26
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.18% 0.93% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 2.20% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 14
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £33,453
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £40,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
259 318 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 43.68% 42.23% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 224 279 188
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 September 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 September 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
Street - 3 £53,750 -
Bath +6 1 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Frome - 1 £35,000 - 1
Taunton - 1 £37,500 - 2
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 24 (92.31%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 15 (57.69%) .NET
5 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (50.00%) Degree
7 12 (46.15%) Mathematics
7 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 12 (46.15%) SQL
7 12 (46.15%) SDLC
8 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
9 10 (38.46%) Scrum
9 10 (38.46%) C++
10 8 (30.77%) MVC
10 8 (30.77%) MVVM
11 7 (26.92%) HTML
11 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
12 6 (23.08%) CSS
12 6 (23.08%) jQuery
12 6 (23.08%) WCF
12 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (23.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 5 (19.23%) LINQ
13 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
13 5 (19.23%) Web Services
13 5 (19.23%) CAD
13 5 (19.23%) XHTML
13 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
14 3 (11.54%) C
14 3 (11.54%) Finance

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.85%) Moq
2 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) C# Software Engineer
3 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
5 7 (26.92%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (26.92%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 6 (23.08%) WCF
3 6 (23.08%) jQuery
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) XHTML
4 5 (19.23%) LINQ
5 3 (11.54%) WinForms
6 2 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Mathematics
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Streaming Music
3 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) SDLC
4 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
5 10 (38.46%) Scrum
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) MVVM
7 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 5 (19.23%) CAD
8 3 (11.54%) TDD
9 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.85%) BDD
10 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
10 1 (3.85%) OO
10 1 (3.85%) Business Development
10 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) C++
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) C
6 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago