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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 165 149 118
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -31
Permanent jobs citing WPF 76 91 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.27% 1.49% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 3.36% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 72 86 95
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +9.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
2571 2712 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 44.48% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2227 2326 2108
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 £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 3 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 3 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 -2 21 £37,500 -2.59% 5
Bristol -28 17 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Gloucestershire -1 16 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Somerset +13 14 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Devon -9 5 £38,500 +60.41%
Dorset -10 3 £40,000 +11.11% 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 182 (99.45%) C#
2 152 (83.06%) .NET
3 115 (62.84%) SQL
4 98 (53.55%) SQL Server
5 95 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (45.90%) ASP.NET
6 84 (45.90%) WCF
7 74 (40.44%) MVC
8 58 (31.69%) Windows
8 58 (31.69%) MVVM
9 56 (30.60%) Scrum
10 52 (28.42%) .NET Framework
11 51 (27.87%) HTML
12 50 (27.32%) WinForms
13 48 (26.23%) Entity Framework
14 47 (25.68%) JavaScript
15 46 (25.14%) Web Services
16 45 (24.59%) VB.NET
17 42 (22.95%) CSS
18 41 (22.40%) Microsoft
18 41 (22.40%) Software Engineering
19 40 (21.86%) jQuery
20 39 (21.31%) Visual Studio
21 38 (20.77%) OO
22 37 (20.22%) Oracle
22 37 (20.22%) LINQ
23 32 (17.49%) TDD
23 32 (17.49%) Team Foundation Server
24 30 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
25 29 (15.85%) SDLC

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 9 (4.92%) JBoss
1 9 (4.92%) Tomcat
1 9 (4.92%) WebSphere
2 7 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.83%) IIS
3 6 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.28%) Internet
3 3 (1.64%) DNS
3 3 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (53.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.46%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.09%) MySQL
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (21.31%) Visual Studio
2 32 (17.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (11.48%) MSTest
3 21 (11.48%) NUnit
3 21 (11.48%) Moq
4 20 (10.93%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (4.37%) JIRA
6 6 (3.28%) JMeter
6 6 (3.28%) NeoLoad
7 4 (2.19%) Subversion
7 4 (2.19%) Selenium
8 3 (1.64%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.09%) FishEye
9 2 (1.09%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.55%) JUnit
10 1 (0.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (11.48%) Finance
2 9 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.09%) Retail
4 2 (1.09%) Legal
4 2 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Front Office
5 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (75.96%) Developer
2 81 (44.26%) .NET Developer
3 59 (32.24%) C# Developer
4 34 (18.58%) Software Engineer
5 27 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (12.57%) Senior Developer
7 22 (12.02%) Software Developer
8 15 (8.20%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (6.01%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) Analyst
10 10 (5.46%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (5.46%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.37%) C++ Developer
12 8 (4.37%) WPF Developer
13 7 (3.83%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (3.83%) Junior
13 7 (3.83%) Junior Developer
14 6 (3.28%) Test Analyst
14 6 (3.28%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (83.06%) .NET
2 84 (45.90%) ASP.NET
2 84 (45.90%) WCF
3 52 (28.42%) .NET Framework
4 51 (27.87%) HTML
5 50 (27.32%) WinForms
6 48 (26.23%) Entity Framework
7 46 (25.14%) Web Services
8 42 (22.95%) CSS
9 40 (21.86%) jQuery
10 37 (20.22%) LINQ
11 30 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (13.66%) XML
13 22 (12.02%) REST
14 20 (10.93%) Unity DI Container
14 20 (10.93%) Spring.NET
14 20 (10.93%) Castle Windsor
14 20 (10.93%) Ninject
15 18 (9.84%) HTML5
16 17 (9.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.11%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.10%) Mathematics
4 11 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.46%) N-Tier
6 8 (4.37%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.83%) GIS
8 5 (2.73%) Social Network
9 4 (2.19%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.19%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.64%) Replication
11 2 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.55%) RIA
12 1 (0.55%) User Experience
12 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.69%) Windows
2 9 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.28%) Linux
4 5 (2.73%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (2.73%) Android
5 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (40.44%) MVC
3 58 (31.69%) MVVM
4 56 (30.60%) Scrum
5 41 (22.40%) Software Engineering
6 38 (20.77%) OO
7 32 (17.49%) TDD
8 29 (15.85%) SDLC
9 26 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (12.02%) Mentoring
11 20 (10.93%) Dependency Injection
11 20 (10.93%) Kanban
12 15 (8.20%) OOP
12 15 (8.20%) Web Application Development
13 14 (7.65%) UML
13 14 (7.65%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.56%) Data Mapping
15 11 (6.01%) Software Testing
16 10 (5.46%) Logistics
17 9 (4.92%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 182 (99.45%) C#
2 115 (62.84%) SQL
3 47 (25.68%) JavaScript
4 45 (24.59%) VB.NET
5 22 (12.02%) C++
6 21 (11.48%) Java
7 20 (10.93%) C
7 20 (10.93%) VB
8 18 (9.84%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.28%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.28%) XAML
10 4 (2.19%) VB6
11 3 (1.64%) VBA
12 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (13.66%) Degree
1 25 (13.66%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.73%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.64%) MCP
5 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.64%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 37 (20.22%) Oracle
3 9 (4.92%) Sybase
3 9 (4.92%) TIBCO
4 5 (2.73%) Facebook
4 5 (2.73%) Twitter
5 4 (2.19%) Telerik
6 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.55%) Siebel
7 1 (0.55%) Zend
7 1 (0.55%) ESRI
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