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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 140 130 105
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Permanent jobs citing WPF 88 83 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.42% 1.60% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 3.70% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85 81 121
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 £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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
2625 2245 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.34% 43.38% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 1986 1948
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 £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -5 23 £52,500 +45.83% 6
Gloucestershire -1 22 £35,000 -2.77% 3
Wiltshire 0 18 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Dorset - 13 £36,000 - 4
Somerset -31 5 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Devon -14 4 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Cornwall -5 2 £50,000 +66.66%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 168 (89.84%) .NET
2 167 (89.30%) C#
3 130 (69.52%) SQL Server
4 128 (68.45%) ASP.NET
5 100 (53.48%) Windows
6 84 (44.92%) WCF
7 78 (41.71%) WinForms
8 74 (39.57%) Microsoft
9 73 (39.04%) SQL
9 73 (39.04%) MVC
10 62 (33.16%) JavaScript
11 60 (32.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 58 (31.02%) TDD
13 55 (29.41%) Scrum
14 51 (27.27%) MVVM
15 48 (25.67%) Visual Studio
15 48 (25.67%) Web Services
16 45 (24.06%) HTML
17 44 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
18 42 (22.46%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (21.93%) Kanban
20 39 (20.86%) NUnit
20 39 (20.86%) Moq
21 38 (20.32%) Web Application Development
21 38 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
22 37 (19.79%) Castle Windsor
22 37 (19.79%) Ninject
22 37 (19.79%) Unity DI Container
22 37 (19.79%) Rhino Mocks
22 37 (19.79%) Dependency Injection

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (10.16%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (5.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.60%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (1.07%) OpenROAD
5 2 (1.07%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.07%) MS Project
3 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (6.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.81%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.53%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) Broadband
2 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (69.52%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.70%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (8.56%) MySQL
4 14 (7.49%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.74%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.67%) Big Data
10 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.07%) Ingres
12 1 (0.53%) MS Access
12 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (25.67%) Visual Studio
2 39 (20.86%) NUnit
2 39 (20.86%) Moq
3 37 (19.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 37 (19.79%) MSTest
4 14 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.53%) JIRA
6 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.53%) FishEye
General
1 19 (10.16%) Manufacturing
2 14 (7.49%) Marketing
3 8 (4.28%) Finance
4 7 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.07%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 168 (89.84%) Developer
2 103 (55.08%) .NET Developer
3 70 (37.43%) C# Developer
4 51 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (19.79%) Software Developer
6 32 (17.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (10.16%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.95%) Senior C# Developer
9 13 (6.95%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (5.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Developer
11 9 (4.81%) Architect
12 8 (4.28%) SQL Developer
13 7 (3.74%) Software Engineer
14 6 (3.21%) Applications Developer
14 6 (3.21%) Systems Architect
15 5 (2.67%) C++ Developer
15 5 (2.67%) WinForms Developer
15 5 (2.67%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (89.84%) .NET
2 128 (68.45%) ASP.NET
3 84 (44.92%) WCF
4 78 (41.71%) WinForms
5 60 (32.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (25.67%) Web Services
7 45 (24.06%) HTML
8 37 (19.79%) Castle Windsor
8 37 (19.79%) Ninject
8 37 (19.79%) Unity DI Container
8 37 (19.79%) Spring.NET
9 36 (19.25%) SOAP
10 35 (18.72%) .NET Framework
11 34 (18.18%) Silverlight
12 32 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 32 (17.11%) Razor View Engine
13 30 (16.04%) CSS
14 21 (11.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 21 (11.23%) XML
15 20 (10.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.79%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.81%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.60%) GIS
5 3 (1.60%) Open Source
5 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.07%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.07%) DTV
6 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 100 (53.48%) Windows
2 15 (8.02%) Linux
2 15 (8.02%) Windows CE
3 6 (3.21%) Windows Phone
4 4 (2.14%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (1.60%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (1.07%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.53%) Android
7 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (39.04%) MVC
2 58 (31.02%) TDD
3 55 (29.41%) Scrum
4 51 (27.27%) MVVM
5 42 (22.46%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (21.93%) Kanban
7 38 (20.32%) Web Application Development
7 38 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (19.79%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (13.90%) OO
10 22 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 21 (11.23%) Web Development
12 17 (9.09%) OOD
13 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
14 14 (7.49%) SOA
15 13 (6.95%) CRM
16 12 (6.42%) Logistics
17 11 (5.88%) Time Management
18 10 (5.35%) Enterprise Architecture
19 9 (4.81%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 167 (89.30%) C#
2 73 (39.04%) SQL
3 62 (33.16%) JavaScript
4 36 (19.25%) T-SQL
5 35 (18.72%) VB
6 31 (16.58%) VB.NET
6 31 (16.58%) C++
7 27 (14.44%) Java
8 21 (11.23%) PHP
9 14 (7.49%) XAML
10 6 (3.21%) C
11 4 (2.14%) VB6
12 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.07%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.07%) Python
13 2 (1.07%) Fortran
14 1 (0.53%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.53%) X++
Qualifications
1 44 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (18.18%) Degree
3 32 (17.11%) MCTS
3 32 (17.11%) MCP
3 32 (17.11%) MCAD
3 32 (17.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.56%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.07%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (3.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 74 (39.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.42%) Oracle
3 4 (2.14%) Trapeze
4 3 (1.60%) ESRI
5 2 (1.07%) SAP
6 1 (0.53%) Google
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £23,680 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cirencester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago