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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 167 149 176
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs citing WPF 73 88 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 1.49% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.75% 3.34% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 66 88 50
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,350 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
2655 2637 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.96% 44.51% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2351 2352 2171
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Bristol -3 19 £34,000 -9.33% 8
Somerset -9 15 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Dorset - 13 £35,000 - 6
Wiltshire -6 11 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Gloucestershire -12 11 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Devon -8 3 £25,000 -8.25%
Cornwall -7 1 £27,500 -15.38%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 155 (98.73%) C#
2 135 (85.99%) .NET
3 76 (48.41%) WCF
4 73 (46.50%) SQL
5 72 (45.86%) SQL Server
6 66 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (41.40%) ASP.NET
8 58 (36.94%) WinForms
9 53 (33.76%) Windows
10 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
11 41 (26.11%) MVC
12 39 (24.84%) Software Engineering
12 39 (24.84%) .NET Framework
12 39 (24.84%) Degree
13 38 (24.20%) JavaScript
13 38 (24.20%) Scrum
14 36 (22.93%) MVVM
14 36 (22.93%) C++
15 32 (20.38%) VB.NET
16 31 (19.75%) Computer Science
17 30 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (18.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 29 (18.47%) Visual Studio
18 29 (18.47%) HTML
19 28 (17.83%) NUnit
20 27 (17.20%) LINQ
20 27 (17.20%) Logistics
20 27 (17.20%) TDD
21 25 (15.92%) Web Services
22 22 (14.01%) XML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (9.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.91%) IIS
3 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.27%) LiveLink
3 2 (1.27%) DNN
3 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) Broadband
1 4 (2.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.64%) DNS
2 1 (0.64%) CTI
2 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (45.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.27%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (18.47%) Visual Studio
2 28 (17.83%) NUnit
3 20 (12.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (11.46%) MSTest
4 18 (11.46%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (11.46%) Moq
5 4 (2.55%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (2.55%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.55%) JIRA
6 3 (1.91%) MorphX
7 2 (1.27%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.27%) Subversion
8 1 (0.64%) JMeter
8 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.64%) FishEye
8 1 (0.64%) NeoLoad
General
1 17 (10.83%) Manufacturing
2 9 (5.73%) Finance
3 6 (3.82%) Legal
4 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.55%) Advertising
6 3 (1.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.27%) Marketing
7 2 (1.27%) Games
7 2 (1.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) Front Office
8 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (84.08%) Developer
2 70 (44.59%) .NET Developer
3 45 (28.66%) C# Developer
4 28 (17.83%) Software Engineer
5 27 (17.20%) Software Developer
6 25 (15.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (9.55%) C# Software Engineer
8 12 (7.64%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.10%) UI Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) SQL Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Junior Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Web Applications Developer
10 6 (3.82%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (85.99%) .NET
2 76 (48.41%) WCF
3 65 (41.40%) ASP.NET
4 58 (36.94%) WinForms
5 39 (24.84%) .NET Framework
6 30 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (18.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 29 (18.47%) HTML
8 27 (17.20%) LINQ
9 25 (15.92%) Web Services
10 22 (14.01%) XML
11 20 (12.74%) SOAP
12 19 (12.10%) CSS
13 18 (11.46%) Castle Windsor
13 18 (11.46%) Ninject
13 18 (11.46%) Spring.NET
13 18 (11.46%) Unity DI Container
14 15 (9.55%) REST
15 14 (8.92%) Silverlight
15 14 (8.92%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.75%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.46%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (11.46%) Mathematics
3 13 (8.28%) Client/Server
4 11 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.46%) User Experience
6 4 (2.55%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.91%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.91%) GIS
7 3 (1.91%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.27%) Replication
8 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.64%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.76%) Windows
2 4 (2.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.91%) Android
4 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.27%) Linux
4 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.11%) MVC
3 39 (24.84%) Software Engineering
4 38 (24.20%) Scrum
5 36 (22.93%) MVVM
6 27 (17.20%) Logistics
6 27 (17.20%) TDD
7 19 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (11.46%) Kanban
8 18 (11.46%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (9.55%) OO
10 14 (8.92%) Software Testing
10 14 (8.92%) Web Application Development
11 11 (7.01%) Unit Testing
12 10 (6.37%) CRM
13 9 (5.73%) Data Mapping
14 8 (5.10%) Mentoring
15 7 (4.46%) Automated Testing
16 6 (3.82%) OOP
17 5 (3.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 155 (98.73%) C#
2 73 (46.50%) SQL
3 38 (24.20%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.93%) C++
5 32 (20.38%) VB.NET
6 20 (12.74%) VB
7 15 (9.55%) C
8 13 (8.28%) T-SQL
9 11 (7.01%) XAML
10 7 (4.46%) Java
11 4 (2.55%) X++
12 3 (1.91%) VB6
13 2 (1.27%) VBA
13 2 (1.27%) Python
13 2 (1.27%) Fortran
13 2 (1.27%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (24.84%) Degree
2 12 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.73%) MCP
4 8 (5.10%) MCAD
4 8 (5.10%) MCSD
4 8 (5.10%) MCTS
5 4 (2.55%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) QA
1 2 (1.27%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.28%) Oracle
3 2 (1.27%) Telerik
3 2 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (0.64%) Google
4 1 (0.64%) Siebel
4 1 (0.64%) Thunderhead
Dorset
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Salary: £30 - £48 per annum + Pension, 24 days leave, health care
Posted: Just now
Taunton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29712 - £33924 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-23,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £18-23,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits/ Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago