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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 131 115 112
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 107 110 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.76% 2.05% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 4.80% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 102 99 116
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,410 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
2630 2293 2472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.36% 42.82% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 2053 2244
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 £25,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Dorset 0 28 £35,000 -2.77% 5
Gloucestershire -20 21 £44,000 +41.93% 2
Bristol -13 20 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Wiltshire +11 19 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Somerset -3 13 £34,000 -11.68% 8
Devon -12 5 £35,000 +45.83% 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 179 (99.44%) C#
2 147 (81.67%) .NET
3 106 (58.89%) SQL
4 92 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (47.78%) WCF
6 75 (41.67%) ASP.NET
7 71 (39.44%) SQL Server
8 64 (35.56%) Windows
8 64 (35.56%) MVC
9 58 (32.22%) WinForms
10 51 (28.33%) MVVM
11 48 (26.67%) Scrum
12 44 (24.44%) JavaScript
12 44 (24.44%) Microsoft
13 42 (23.33%) .NET Framework
14 38 (21.11%) C++
15 37 (20.56%) VB.NET
15 37 (20.56%) Visual Studio
16 36 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 33 (18.33%) HTML
17 33 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (18.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 32 (17.78%) Web Services
19 28 (15.56%) Degree
19 28 (15.56%) Computer Science
19 28 (15.56%) LINQ
20 26 (14.44%) Oracle
21 24 (13.33%) OO
21 24 (13.33%) TDD
22 23 (12.78%) NUnit

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 20 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.56%) IIS
3 8 (4.44%) JBoss
3 8 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.89%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.67%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.11%) LiveLink
Applications
1 16 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.33%) Internet
3 4 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (39.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.11%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.11%) Cognos Impromptu
10 1 (0.56%) MySQL
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (20.56%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.78%) NUnit
2 23 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (10.56%) MSTest
3 19 (10.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (10.56%) Moq
4 10 (5.56%) JIRA
5 7 (3.89%) JMeter
5 7 (3.89%) NeoLoad
6 4 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (2.22%) MorphX
7 3 (1.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.67%) Selenium
7 3 (1.67%) FishEye
8 2 (1.11%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.11%) Subversion
9 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (8.33%) Finance
2 11 (6.11%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.89%) Legal
5 3 (1.67%) Marketing
6 2 (1.11%) Front Office
6 2 (1.11%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 135 (75.00%) Developer
2 69 (38.33%) .NET Developer
3 41 (22.78%) C# Developer
4 32 (17.78%) Software Engineer
5 19 (10.56%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.44%) Software Developer
7 16 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
9 14 (7.78%) Analyst
10 12 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (5.00%) C++ Developer
11 9 (5.00%) Junior
11 9 (5.00%) Junior Developer
12 8 (4.44%) Graduate
12 8 (4.44%) VB.NET Developer
12 8 (4.44%) WPF Developer
12 8 (4.44%) .NET Software Developer
13 7 (3.89%) Test Analyst
13 7 (3.89%) UI Developer
14 6 (3.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (81.67%) .NET
2 86 (47.78%) WCF
3 75 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 58 (32.22%) WinForms
5 42 (23.33%) .NET Framework
6 33 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (18.33%) HTML
6 33 (18.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 32 (17.78%) Web Services
8 28 (15.56%) LINQ
9 22 (12.22%) CSS
10 19 (10.56%) jQuery
10 19 (10.56%) Spring.NET
10 19 (10.56%) Castle Windsor
10 19 (10.56%) Ninject
10 19 (10.56%) Unity DI Container
11 18 (10.00%) XML
12 17 (9.44%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (7.78%) SOAP
14 12 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 9 (5.00%) GIS
6 7 (3.89%) User Experience
7 6 (3.33%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.78%) Replication
9 4 (2.22%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (35.56%) Windows
2 8 (4.44%) Linux
3 7 (3.89%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.56%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (35.56%) MVC
3 51 (28.33%) MVVM
4 48 (26.67%) Scrum
5 36 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 24 (13.33%) TDD
6 24 (13.33%) OO
7 21 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.56%) Dependency Injection
8 19 (10.56%) Kanban
8 19 (10.56%) Web Application Development
9 18 (10.00%) Logistics
10 14 (7.78%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.11%) UML
11 11 (6.11%) CRM
12 10 (5.56%) Software Testing
13 8 (4.44%) Multithreading
13 8 (4.44%) RUP
14 7 (3.89%) Performance Testing
14 7 (3.89%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 179 (99.44%) C#
2 106 (58.89%) SQL
3 44 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 38 (21.11%) C++
5 37 (20.56%) VB.NET
6 18 (10.00%) VB
7 17 (9.44%) C
8 10 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.56%) XAML
9 8 (4.44%) Java
10 7 (3.89%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.78%) VBA
12 4 (2.22%) VB6
12 4 (2.22%) X++
13 1 (0.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (15.56%) Degree
2 14 (7.78%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCP
6 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 44 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.44%) Oracle
3 8 (4.44%) Sybase
3 8 (4.44%) TIBCO
4 6 (3.33%) Telerik
5 2 (1.11%) Siebel
6 1 (0.56%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.56%) Zend
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 48,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension, health care
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago