The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 164 150 134
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 78 80 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 1.30% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% 2.98% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74 75 80
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £33,200 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2586 2688 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.01% 43.74% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2314 2078
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WPF
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the South West region.

WPF Salary Trend in the South West

WPF
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in the South West

WPF
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Wiltshire +7 25 £37,500 +5.63% 6
Bristol -12 19 £40,000 -23.80% 5
Gloucestershire -15 19 £35,000 - 1
Somerset +11 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Dorset -8 3 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Devon - 3 £40,000 - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 162 (97.59%) C#
2 137 (82.53%) .NET
3 106 (63.86%) SQL
4 93 (56.02%) SQL Server
5 79 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (46.39%) ASP.NET
7 76 (45.78%) WCF
8 62 (37.35%) MVC
9 54 (32.53%) MVVM
10 52 (31.33%) Windows
11 51 (30.72%) .NET Framework
12 50 (30.12%) HTML
13 49 (29.52%) Entity Framework
14 47 (28.31%) Scrum
15 45 (27.11%) CSS
16 44 (26.51%) JavaScript
17 43 (25.90%) Web Services
18 41 (24.70%) WinForms
18 41 (24.70%) jQuery
19 40 (24.10%) Software Engineering
20 39 (23.49%) VB.NET
20 39 (23.49%) OO
21 36 (21.69%) Microsoft
21 36 (21.69%) LINQ
22 34 (20.48%) Oracle
22 34 (20.48%) Visual Studio
23 31 (18.67%) SDLC
24 30 (18.07%) Team Foundation Server
25 29 (17.47%) TDD
25 29 (17.47%) XML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (3.61%) IIS
1 6 (3.61%) JBoss
1 6 (3.61%) Tomcat
1 6 (3.61%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.60%) Apache
4 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (12.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.41%) Internet
3 3 (1.81%) DNS
3 3 (1.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (56.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) MySQL
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (20.48%) Visual Studio
2 30 (18.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (11.45%) MSTest
3 19 (11.45%) Moq
4 18 (10.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (10.84%) NUnit
5 5 (3.01%) Subversion
5 5 (3.01%) JIRA
6 4 (2.41%) Selenium
6 4 (2.41%) JMeter
6 4 (2.41%) NeoLoad
7 3 (1.81%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.60%) JUnit
9 1 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (15.06%) Finance
2 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.20%) Retail
4 2 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.60%) Military
Job Titles
1 124 (74.70%) Developer
2 69 (41.57%) .NET Developer
3 58 (34.94%) C# Developer
4 32 (19.28%) Software Engineer
5 25 (15.06%) Software Developer
5 25 (15.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (9.64%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.43%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (5.42%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (4.82%) WPF Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (3.61%) C++ Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Analyst
11 6 (3.61%) C++/C# Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.01%) Junior
13 4 (2.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (82.53%) .NET
2 77 (46.39%) ASP.NET
3 76 (45.78%) WCF
4 51 (30.72%) .NET Framework
5 50 (30.12%) HTML
6 49 (29.52%) Entity Framework
7 45 (27.11%) CSS
8 43 (25.90%) Web Services
9 41 (24.70%) WinForms
9 41 (24.70%) jQuery
10 36 (21.69%) LINQ
11 29 (17.47%) XML
12 26 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (12.65%) REST
14 20 (12.05%) JSON
15 18 (10.84%) Spring.NET
15 18 (10.84%) Castle Windsor
15 18 (10.84%) Ninject
15 18 (10.84%) Unity DI Container
16 17 (10.24%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.25%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.83%) Mathematics
3 13 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.42%) N-Tier
5 8 (4.82%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.22%) Social Network
7 6 (3.61%) GIS
8 5 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.81%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.60%) Clustering
11 1 (0.60%) RIA
11 1 (0.60%) Social Media
11 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.33%) Windows
2 10 (6.02%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.22%) Android
4 6 (3.61%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (3.01%) Linux
6 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (37.35%) MVC
3 54 (32.53%) MVVM
4 47 (28.31%) Scrum
5 40 (24.10%) Software Engineering
6 39 (23.49%) OO
7 31 (18.67%) SDLC
8 29 (17.47%) TDD
9 24 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (12.65%) Mentoring
11 18 (10.84%) Dependency Injection
11 18 (10.84%) Kanban
12 17 (10.24%) OOP
13 15 (9.04%) Data Mapping
13 15 (9.04%) Unit Testing
14 13 (7.83%) Logistics
15 12 (7.23%) UML
16 11 (6.63%) Software Testing
16 11 (6.63%) Web Application Development
17 8 (4.82%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 162 (97.59%) C#
2 106 (63.86%) SQL
3 44 (26.51%) JavaScript
4 39 (23.49%) VB.NET
5 22 (13.25%) Java
6 21 (12.65%) C
7 19 (11.45%) VB
8 18 (10.84%) C++
8 18 (10.84%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.01%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.41%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.81%) XAML
11 3 (1.81%) VB6
12 1 (0.60%) VC++
12 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (16.27%) Degree
1 27 (16.27%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.41%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.81%) MCP
4 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) MCSE
5 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 36 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.48%) Oracle
3 7 (4.22%) Facebook
3 7 (4.22%) Twitter
4 6 (3.61%) TIBCO
4 6 (3.61%) Sybase
5 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Siebel
6 1 (0.60%) HP
6 1 (0.60%) ESRI
6 1 (0.60%) VMware
6 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
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