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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 55 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.79% 1.64% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 3.12% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 10
Average salary £33,768 £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.46% +47.05%
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
237 321 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 47.21% 52.80% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 226 286 301
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -5 3 £20,500 -59.00%
Taunton - 3 £31,818 - 1
Wells - 1 £35,000 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (86.67%) C++
3 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (76.67%) Software Engineering
4 20 (66.67%) WCF
5 16 (53.33%) Logistics
5 16 (53.33%) Computer Science
5 16 (53.33%) Degree
6 15 (50.00%) Client/Server
7 14 (46.67%) Mathematics
7 14 (46.67%) Software Testing
7 14 (46.67%) Manufacturing
8 12 (40.00%) C
8 12 (40.00%) Scrum
9 10 (33.33%) .NET
10 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
11 7 (23.33%) HTML
11 7 (23.33%) Windows
12 5 (16.67%) WinForms
12 5 (16.67%) OpenGL
12 5 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (13.33%) Operations Management
13 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
13 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
13 4 (13.33%) MFC

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) FishEye
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) NUnit
4 2 (6.67%) MorphX
5 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (46.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (56.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) Developer
4 10 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Graduate
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior C++ Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) WCF
2 10 (33.33%) .NET
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 5 (16.67%) WinForms
4 5 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 4 (13.33%) MFC
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.33%) REST
8 1 (3.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.33%) HTML5
8 1 (3.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 14 (46.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.33%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (76.67%) Software Engineering
2 16 (53.33%) Logistics
3 14 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) Operations Management
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) MVVM
8 1 (3.33%) OO
8 1 (3.33%) MVC
8 1 (3.33%) Document Management
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (86.67%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) C
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) Fortran
5 2 (6.67%) X++
6 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
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Salary: £29712 - £37824 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago