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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 64 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.38% 3.52% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 8.23% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 23
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,500 £32,720
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
230 243 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.59% 42.78% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 215 220 318
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Taunton -9 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Bath -2 2 £41,250 +21.32%
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (65.00%) MVVM
5 13 (65.00%) WCF
6 12 (60.00%) TDD
7 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (50.00%) VB
8 10 (50.00%) Scrum
8 10 (50.00%) WinForms
8 10 (50.00%) Windows
9 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
9 9 (45.00%) NUnit
9 9 (45.00%) NHibernate
9 9 (45.00%) Moq
10 8 (40.00%) BDD
10 8 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (40.00%) Kanban
10 8 (40.00%) Web Application Development
10 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 8 (40.00%) Streaming Music
11 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
13 5 (25.00%) HTML
14 4 (20.00%) SQL
14 4 (20.00%) XML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Moq
1 9 (45.00%) NUnit
2 8 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 4 (20.00%) WPF Developer
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (65.00%) WCF
5 10 (50.00%) WinForms
6 9 (45.00%) NHibernate
7 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
10 5 (25.00%) HTML
11 4 (20.00%) XML
12 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (10.00%) RESTful
12 2 (10.00%) Web Services
12 2 (10.00%) XSLT
13 1 (5.00%) Ajax
13 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 13 (65.00%) MVVM
3 12 (60.00%) TDD
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (50.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) BDD
6 8 (40.00%) Kanban
6 8 (40.00%) Web Application Development
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.00%) Line Management
8 2 (10.00%) OO
8 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.00%) Release Management
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) VB
3 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) XPath
6 2 (10.00%) XQuery
7 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Google