The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 145 131 92
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -39
Permanent jobs citing WPF 80 83 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 1.59% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 3.59% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75 79 139
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2674 2311 2274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.48% 44.30% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2065 2059
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Gloucestershire -9 21 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Bristol -10 20 £52,500 +40.00% 6
Dorset - 18 £36,000 - 2
Wiltshire -11 13 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Somerset -19 7 £40,000 +27.49%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 180 (91.84%) .NET
2 174 (88.78%) C#
3 153 (78.06%) ASP.NET
4 135 (68.88%) SQL Server
5 105 (53.57%) Windows
6 91 (46.43%) Microsoft
7 88 (44.90%) MVC
8 85 (43.37%) WCF
9 82 (41.84%) WinForms
10 81 (41.33%) SQL
11 70 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 64 (32.65%) Scrum
13 59 (30.10%) JavaScript
14 57 (29.08%) TDD
15 54 (27.55%) Web Services
15 54 (27.55%) MVVM
16 53 (27.04%) Visual Studio
17 49 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 48 (24.49%) T-SQL
19 45 (22.96%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (22.96%) Web Application Development
19 45 (22.96%) HTML
20 44 (22.45%) Kanban
21 42 (21.43%) Moq
21 42 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
22 40 (20.41%) NUnit
22 40 (20.41%) Dependency Injection
22 40 (20.41%) Inversion of Control
22 40 (20.41%) MSTest
22 40 (20.41%) Spring.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (5.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (4.08%) OpenROAD
5 4 (2.04%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (2.04%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (6.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.10%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.51%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (68.88%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.69%) Crystal Reports
4 16 (8.16%) MySQL
4 16 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (6.63%) RDBMS
5 13 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.59%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.08%) Ingres
8 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.55%) Big Data
10 4 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.51%) MS Access
13 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 53 (27.04%) Visual Studio
2 42 (21.43%) Moq
3 40 (20.41%) NUnit
3 40 (20.41%) MSTest
3 40 (20.41%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (10.71%) Marketing
2 19 (9.69%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.59%) Finance
4 6 (3.06%) Local Government
5 3 (1.53%) Advertising
6 2 (1.02%) Electronics
6 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 178 (90.82%) Developer
2 118 (60.20%) .NET Developer
3 75 (38.27%) C# Developer
4 65 (33.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (23.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (16.84%) Software Developer
8 17 (8.67%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (5.61%) Senior C# Developer
11 10 (5.10%) Microsoft Developer
11 10 (5.10%) Applications Developer
12 9 (4.59%) Architect
13 8 (4.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (3.57%) SQL Developer
15 6 (3.06%) C# Application Developer
15 6 (3.06%) .NET Applications Developer
15 6 (3.06%) Systems Architect
15 6 (3.06%) Software Engineer
16 5 (2.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (91.84%) .NET
2 153 (78.06%) ASP.NET
3 85 (43.37%) WCF
4 82 (41.84%) WinForms
5 70 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 54 (27.55%) Web Services
7 45 (22.96%) HTML
8 40 (20.41%) Spring.NET
8 40 (20.41%) Razor View Engine
8 40 (20.41%) Castle Windsor
8 40 (20.41%) Ninject
8 40 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 40 (20.41%) Unity DI Container
9 38 (19.39%) Silverlight
10 32 (16.33%) SOAP
11 31 (15.82%) .NET Framework
12 27 (13.78%) CSS
13 25 (12.76%) jQuery
14 18 (9.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 17 (8.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.41%) Inversion of Control
2 19 (9.69%) N-Tier
3 9 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.04%) Open Source
4 4 (2.04%) GIS
5 3 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.02%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 105 (53.57%) Windows
2 15 (7.65%) Windows CE
2 15 (7.65%) Linux
3 6 (3.06%) Windows Phone
4 5 (2.55%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (1.53%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (44.90%) MVC
2 64 (32.65%) Scrum
3 57 (29.08%) TDD
4 54 (27.55%) MVVM
5 45 (22.96%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (22.96%) Web Application Development
6 44 (22.45%) Kanban
7 42 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (20.41%) Dependency Injection
9 34 (17.35%) OO
10 24 (12.24%) SOA
11 23 (11.73%) Web Development
12 16 (8.16%) OOD
13 15 (7.65%) OOP
13 15 (7.65%) Software Engineering
13 15 (7.65%) Waterfall
14 13 (6.63%) CRM
15 12 (6.12%) V-Model
16 11 (5.61%) Time Management
16 11 (5.61%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 174 (88.78%) C#
2 81 (41.33%) SQL
3 59 (30.10%) JavaScript
4 48 (24.49%) T-SQL
5 39 (19.90%) Java
6 36 (18.37%) VB
6 36 (18.37%) VB.NET
7 33 (16.84%) C++
8 21 (10.71%) PHP
9 14 (7.14%) XAML
10 9 (4.59%) C
11 7 (3.57%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.04%) VB6
13 1 (0.51%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.51%) X++
Qualifications
1 49 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (18.88%) MCTS
2 37 (18.88%) MCP
2 37 (18.88%) MCAD
2 37 (18.88%) MCSD
3 28 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.65%) QA
2 3 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.02%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 91 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.67%) Oracle
3 4 (2.04%) Trapeze
3 4 (2.04%) ESRI
4 3 (1.53%) SAP
5 1 (0.51%) Google
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