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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 169 141 112
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -29
Permanent jobs citing WPF 76 95 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 1.60% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 3.58% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 73 86 108
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,750 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2430 2652 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.60% 44.73% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2317 2245
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Somerset +16 20 £35,000 -9.09% 6
Wiltshire +8 16 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Gloucestershire -10 12 £40,000 - 3
Bristol -22 12 £40,000 -23.80% 7
Dorset -5 9 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Devon -14 6 £35,000 +45.83%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 184 (99.46%) C#
2 153 (82.70%) .NET
3 114 (61.62%) SQL
4 96 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (48.65%) WCF
6 84 (45.41%) ASP.NET
7 78 (42.16%) SQL Server
8 74 (40.00%) MVC
9 63 (34.05%) Windows
10 61 (32.97%) MVVM
11 57 (30.81%) Scrum
12 50 (27.03%) WinForms
13 48 (25.95%) .NET Framework
14 46 (24.86%) Web Services
15 41 (22.16%) JavaScript
16 40 (21.62%) Software Engineering
17 39 (21.08%) Entity Framework
18 38 (20.54%) Visual Studio
18 38 (20.54%) Microsoft
19 37 (20.00%) HTML
19 37 (20.00%) VB.NET
20 33 (17.84%) LINQ
21 31 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
21 31 (16.76%) C++
22 30 (16.22%) CSS
22 30 (16.22%) jQuery
22 30 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
23 29 (15.68%) Oracle
23 29 (15.68%) OO
23 29 (15.68%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 17 (9.19%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.86%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.86%) JBoss
2 9 (4.86%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.32%) IIS
4 7 (3.78%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.08%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.24%) Internet
3 4 (2.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (42.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.95%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.08%) MySQL
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (20.54%) Visual Studio
2 30 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (12.43%) NUnit
4 22 (11.89%) MSTest
4 22 (11.89%) Rhino Mocks
4 22 (11.89%) Moq
5 10 (5.41%) JIRA
6 7 (3.78%) NeoLoad
6 7 (3.78%) JMeter
7 4 (2.16%) Selenium
8 3 (1.62%) FishEye
8 3 (1.62%) Subversion
9 2 (1.08%) MorphX
9 2 (1.08%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.54%) JUnit
General
1 19 (10.27%) Finance
2 9 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.78%) Legal
4 6 (3.24%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.08%) Front Office
5 2 (1.08%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 140 (75.68%) Developer
2 79 (42.70%) .NET Developer
3 52 (28.11%) C# Developer
4 34 (18.38%) Software Engineer
5 23 (12.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (10.81%) Senior Developer
7 19 (10.27%) Software Developer
8 18 (9.73%) C# Software Engineer
9 12 (6.49%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (5.95%) Analyst
10 11 (5.95%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (4.86%) WPF Developer
11 9 (4.86%) Junior
11 9 (4.86%) C++ Developer
11 9 (4.86%) Junior Developer
12 8 (4.32%) VB.NET Developer
12 8 (4.32%) Graduate
12 8 (4.32%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (3.78%) Test Analyst
13 7 (3.78%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (82.70%) .NET
2 90 (48.65%) WCF
3 84 (45.41%) ASP.NET
4 50 (27.03%) WinForms
5 48 (25.95%) .NET Framework
6 46 (24.86%) Web Services
7 39 (21.08%) Entity Framework
8 37 (20.00%) HTML
9 33 (17.84%) LINQ
10 31 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (16.22%) jQuery
11 30 (16.22%) CSS
12 22 (11.89%) Spring.NET
12 22 (11.89%) Castle Windsor
12 22 (11.89%) Ninject
12 22 (11.89%) Unity DI Container
13 19 (10.27%) REST
14 17 (9.19%) SOAP
14 17 (9.19%) XML
15 16 (8.65%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.05%) Inversion of Control
2 23 (12.43%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.41%) GIS
5 8 (4.32%) N-Tier
5 8 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.62%) User Experience
8 3 (1.62%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.62%) Replication
9 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) Social Network
10 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (34.05%) Windows
2 8 (4.32%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.78%) Linux
4 4 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (2.16%) Android
5 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.54%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (40.00%) MVC
3 61 (32.97%) MVVM
4 57 (30.81%) Scrum
5 40 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 29 (15.68%) TDD
6 29 (15.68%) OO
7 25 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (12.97%) SDLC
9 22 (11.89%) Kanban
9 22 (11.89%) Dependency Injection
10 21 (11.35%) Web Application Development
10 21 (11.35%) Mentoring
11 13 (7.03%) Software Testing
11 13 (7.03%) Logistics
12 12 (6.49%) UML
13 11 (5.95%) Data Mapping
13 11 (5.95%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.86%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.86%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 184 (99.46%) C#
2 114 (61.62%) SQL
3 41 (22.16%) JavaScript
4 37 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 31 (16.76%) C++
6 18 (9.73%) C
6 18 (9.73%) VB
7 15 (8.11%) Java
8 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.78%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.70%) XAML
11 4 (2.16%) VB6
12 3 (1.62%) VBA
13 2 (1.08%) X++
14 1 (0.54%) PHP
14 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) Degree
2 22 (11.89%) Security Cleared
3 17 (9.19%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.62%) MCP
6 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.62%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) DO-178B
System Software
1 12 (6.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.68%) Oracle
3 9 (4.86%) Sybase
3 9 (4.86%) TIBCO
4 4 (2.16%) Telerik
5 1 (0.54%) Zend
5 1 (0.54%) Facebook
5 1 (0.54%) Twitter
5 1 (0.54%) Siebel
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
BPR Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Bonus & Private Medical (BUPA)
Posted: 4 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Range of Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Boscombe Down, near Salisbury
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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