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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 166 141 178
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Permanent jobs citing WPF 77 99 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 1.73% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 3.86% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 97 52
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
2793 2563 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.36% 44.82% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2453 2315 2123
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Somerset -14 20 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Bristol -15 20 £34,000 -2.85% 7
Dorset - 11 £30,000 -
Wiltshire -7 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Gloucestershire -11 9 £43,500 +45.00% 4
Devon -13 6 £31,000 +16.98%
Cornwall -8 2 £26,250 -19.23%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 158 (95.76%) C#
2 141 (85.45%) .NET
3 87 (52.73%) SQL Server
4 79 (47.88%) SQL
5 75 (45.45%) WCF
6 74 (44.85%) ASP.NET
7 66 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (36.97%) WinForms
9 57 (34.55%) Windows
10 48 (29.09%) Microsoft
11 45 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 45 (27.27%) MVC
12 42 (25.45%) .NET Framework
13 39 (23.64%) Software Engineering
13 39 (23.64%) Scrum
14 37 (22.42%) Visual Studio
14 37 (22.42%) Degree
15 36 (21.82%) C++
16 35 (21.21%) HTML
17 33 (20.00%) VB.NET
17 33 (20.00%) MVVM
17 33 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 32 (19.39%) LINQ
18 32 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (17.58%) TDD
19 29 (17.58%) NUnit
19 29 (17.58%) Web Services
20 28 (16.97%) SOAP
20 28 (16.97%) Logistics
21 27 (16.36%) Computer Science

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 10 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.21%) IIS
3 2 (1.21%) DNN
3 2 (1.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.42%) Broadband
2 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.82%) MySQL
6 2 (1.21%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (22.42%) Visual Studio
2 29 (17.58%) NUnit
3 19 (11.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (11.52%) MSTest
3 19 (11.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (11.52%) Moq
4 4 (2.42%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.82%) MorphX
6 2 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.61%) FishEye
7 1 (0.61%) JIRA
7 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (10.30%) Manufacturing
2 9 (5.45%) Finance
3 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.42%) Advertising
5 3 (1.82%) Legal
5 3 (1.82%) Retail
6 2 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (1.21%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 140 (84.85%) Developer
2 73 (44.24%) .NET Developer
3 53 (32.12%) C# Developer
4 33 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (18.79%) Software Developer
6 25 (15.15%) Software Engineer
7 17 (10.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (7.88%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 7 (4.24%) UI Developer
12 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.64%) Web Applications Developer
13 6 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (3.64%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.64%) Applications Developer
13 6 (3.64%) .NET Applications Developer
13 6 (3.64%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (85.45%) .NET
2 75 (45.45%) WCF
3 74 (44.85%) ASP.NET
4 61 (36.97%) WinForms
5 42 (25.45%) .NET Framework
6 35 (21.21%) HTML
7 33 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 32 (19.39%) LINQ
8 32 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (17.58%) Web Services
10 28 (16.97%) SOAP
11 25 (15.15%) XML
12 23 (13.94%) CSS
13 19 (11.52%) Spring.NET
13 19 (11.52%) Castle Windsor
13 19 (11.52%) Ninject
13 19 (11.52%) Unity DI Container
14 18 (10.91%) REST
15 16 (9.70%) Razor View Engine
16 15 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.52%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (9.70%) Mathematics
4 13 (7.88%) Client/Server
5 10 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.85%) User Experience
7 4 (2.42%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.82%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.21%) Replication
9 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.61%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (34.55%) Windows
2 4 (2.42%) Linux
3 3 (1.82%) Windows CE
3 3 (1.82%) Android
3 3 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.21%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.21%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (27.27%) MVC
3 39 (23.64%) Software Engineering
3 39 (23.64%) Scrum
4 33 (20.00%) MVVM
5 29 (17.58%) TDD
6 28 (16.97%) Logistics
7 20 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (11.52%) Kanban
8 19 (11.52%) OO
8 19 (11.52%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 12 (7.27%) Data Mapping
10 12 (7.27%) Software Testing
11 10 (6.06%) Unit Testing
12 8 (4.85%) CRM
13 7 (4.24%) OOP
13 7 (4.24%) Automated Testing
13 7 (4.24%) Web Development
14 6 (3.64%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 158 (95.76%) C#
2 79 (47.88%) SQL
3 45 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 36 (21.82%) C++
5 33 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 25 (15.15%) VB
7 20 (12.12%) T-SQL
8 15 (9.09%) C
9 13 (7.88%) Java
10 10 (6.06%) XAML
11 6 (3.64%) PHP
12 4 (2.42%) X++
13 3 (1.82%) VB6
14 2 (1.21%) VBA
14 2 (1.21%) Python
14 2 (1.21%) Fortran
14 2 (1.21%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (22.42%) Degree
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.27%) MCP
4 11 (6.67%) MCAD
4 11 (6.67%) MCSD
4 11 (6.67%) MCTS
5 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.88%) Oracle
3 2 (1.21%) Telerik
3 2 (1.21%) IBM
4 1 (0.61%) Google
4 1 (0.61%) Siebel
4 1 (0.61%) Thunderhead
Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cirencester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago