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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / South West
Rank 182 188 158
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Permanent jobs citing WPF 47 55 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 1.00% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% 2.39% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 78
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%

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
2137 2299 2594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.07% 41.69% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 2004 2339
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +11 18 £37,500 -2.59% 4
Somerset +6 18 £44,000 +17.33% 2
Dorset +25 5 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Devon -2 4 £35,000 +4.47%
Wiltshire +7 1 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Gloucestershire -23 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for WPF.

1 119 (98.35%) C#
2 117 (96.69%) .NET
3 93 (76.86%) MVC
4 82 (67.77%) .NET Framework
5 78 (64.46%) ASP.NET
6 70 (57.85%) Entity Framework
7 68 (56.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (51.24%) SQL Server
9 60 (49.59%) WCF
10 58 (47.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 56 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (38.84%) SQL
13 37 (30.58%) Software Engineering
14 34 (28.10%) Windows
15 32 (26.45%) JavaScript
15 32 (26.45%) Xamarin
16 31 (25.62%) HTML
17 29 (23.97%) SpecFlow
17 29 (23.97%) Selenium
18 24 (19.83%) NUnit
19 23 (19.01%) OO
19 23 (19.01%) SDLC
20 22 (18.18%) CSS
20 22 (18.18%) TDD
20 22 (18.18%) NHibernate
21 21 (17.36%) WinForms
22 20 (16.53%) jQuery
23 19 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
24 18 (14.88%) Scrum
24 18 (14.88%) T-SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) Internet
2 5 (4.13%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (51.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.31%) MySQL
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) Big Data
7 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (47.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (23.97%) Selenium
2 29 (23.97%) SpecFlow
3 24 (19.83%) NUnit
4 15 (12.40%) Moq
5 12 (9.92%) MSTest
6 11 (9.09%) JIRA
7 9 (7.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (5.79%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.31%) JUnit
9 4 (3.31%) Mockito
10 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.65%) MSI
11 2 (1.65%) Subversion
11 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.65%) Advertising
3 2 (1.65%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (77.69%) Developer
2 74 (61.16%) .NET Developer
3 31 (25.62%) C# Developer
4 27 (22.31%) Lead .NET Developer
4 27 (22.31%) Lead Developer
4 27 (22.31%) Software Engineer
5 24 (19.83%) Senior Developer
6 22 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (14.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (14.05%) Software Developer
9 16 (13.22%) C# Software Engineer
10 14 (11.57%) .NET Software Engineer
11 13 (10.74%) Junior
11 13 (10.74%) Junior Developer
12 12 (9.92%) Junior .NET Developer
13 8 (6.61%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (6.61%) Graduate
13 8 (6.61%) Graduate Developer
13 8 (6.61%) Internet Developer
13 8 (6.61%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (96.69%) .NET
2 82 (67.77%) .NET Framework
3 78 (64.46%) ASP.NET
4 70 (57.85%) Entity Framework
5 68 (56.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 60 (49.59%) WCF
7 31 (25.62%) HTML
8 22 (18.18%) CSS
8 22 (18.18%) NHibernate
9 21 (17.36%) WinForms
10 20 (16.53%) jQuery
11 14 (11.57%) AngularJS
12 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 11 (9.09%) XML
13 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (8.26%) Web Services
14 9 (7.44%) SOAP
14 9 (7.44%) Unity DI Container
15 8 (6.61%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.61%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (1.65%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.83%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (0.83%) NHS
4 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.83%) Streaming Music
4 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.10%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (76.86%) MVC
2 56 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (30.58%) Software Engineering
4 23 (19.01%) OO
4 23 (19.01%) SDLC
5 22 (18.18%) TDD
6 19 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (14.88%) Scrum
8 16 (13.22%) OOD
9 12 (9.92%) MVVM
10 11 (9.09%) UML
10 11 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 10 (8.26%) Multithreading
12 9 (7.44%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (7.44%) Kanban
12 9 (7.44%) Web Application Development
13 7 (5.79%) Automated Testing
13 7 (5.79%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.13%) Release Management
14 5 (4.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (98.35%) C#
2 47 (38.84%) SQL
3 32 (26.45%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.88%) T-SQL
5 17 (14.05%) Java
6 15 (12.40%) C++
7 8 (6.61%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.79%) VB
9 6 (4.96%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.13%) C
10 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.13%) XPath
10 5 (4.13%) XQuery
11 3 (2.48%) VB6
12 2 (1.65%) XAML
13 1 (0.83%) Python
13 1 (0.83%) RPG
13 1 (0.83%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.44%) Degree
3 7 (5.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.48%) HNC
4 3 (2.48%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (26.45%) Xamarin
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle
3 2 (1.65%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.83%) Infor
4 1 (0.83%) SAP
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