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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 156 139 128
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 86 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.39% 1.52% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 3.47% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84 73 91
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
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
2579 2221 2173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.79% 43.82% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 1990 1958
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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 September 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 September 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 -16 28 £45,000 +36.36% 6
Wiltshire +6 17 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Gloucestershire +1 16 £35,000 -4.76%
Somerset -31 10 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Devon -17 7 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Dorset - 5 £30,000 - 4
Cornwall 0 3 £50,000 +53.84%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 166 (91.21%) C#
2 161 (88.46%) .NET
3 114 (62.64%) SQL Server
4 110 (60.44%) ASP.NET
5 96 (52.75%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (48.35%) Windows
7 87 (47.80%) WCF
8 77 (42.31%) SQL
9 76 (41.76%) WinForms
10 68 (37.36%) MVC
11 60 (32.97%) Microsoft
12 52 (28.57%) Scrum
12 52 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 50 (27.47%) TDD
14 49 (26.92%) JavaScript
15 48 (26.37%) MVVM
16 45 (24.73%) Web Services
17 44 (24.18%) HTML
18 43 (23.63%) Visual Studio
19 40 (21.98%) .NET Framework
20 39 (21.43%) NUnit
21 37 (20.33%) Degree
22 36 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
23 35 (19.23%) Kanban
23 35 (19.23%) Moq
23 35 (19.23%) SOAP
24 34 (18.68%) VB
24 34 (18.68%) VB.NET
24 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
25 33 (18.13%) Rhino Mocks

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.10%) IIS
5 1 (0.55%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.55%) DNN
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 17 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.10%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) Broadband
2 1 (0.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) Extranet
2 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (62.64%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.99%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (6.04%) MySQL
4 9 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.75%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.65%) Big Data
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (23.63%) Visual Studio
2 39 (21.43%) NUnit
3 35 (19.23%) Moq
4 33 (18.13%) Rhino Mocks
4 33 (18.13%) MSTest
5 16 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.55%) FishEye
7 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 20 (10.99%) Manufacturing
2 7 (3.85%) Finance
3 5 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.75%) Marketing
4 4 (2.20%) Advertising
5 2 (1.10%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) Legal
5 2 (1.10%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (87.36%) Developer
2 94 (51.65%) .NET Developer
3 63 (34.62%) C# Developer
4 44 (24.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (18.68%) Software Developer
6 25 (13.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (9.89%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.79%) Software Engineer
9 14 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (6.04%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.95%) SQL Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Architect
13 8 (4.40%) C# Software Engineer
14 7 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
14 7 (3.85%) Applications Developer
14 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
15 6 (3.30%) Senior C# Software Engineer
15 6 (3.30%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (88.46%) .NET
2 110 (60.44%) ASP.NET
3 87 (47.80%) WCF
4 76 (41.76%) WinForms
5 52 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (24.73%) Web Services
7 44 (24.18%) HTML
8 40 (21.98%) .NET Framework
9 35 (19.23%) SOAP
10 33 (18.13%) Castle Windsor
10 33 (18.13%) Ninject
10 33 (18.13%) Unity DI Container
10 33 (18.13%) Spring.NET
11 29 (15.93%) CSS
12 27 (14.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 27 (14.84%) LINQ
13 26 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
14 25 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 24 (13.19%) Silverlight
16 23 (12.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.13%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.04%) Mathematics
3 11 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.40%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.40%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.65%) User Experience
6 2 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.55%) GIS
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Open Source
7 1 (0.55%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 88 (48.35%) Windows
2 11 (6.04%) Windows CE
2 11 (6.04%) Linux
3 4 (2.20%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.65%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (52.75%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (37.36%) MVC
3 52 (28.57%) Scrum
4 50 (27.47%) TDD
5 48 (26.37%) MVVM
6 36 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (19.23%) Kanban
8 33 (18.13%) Dependency Injection
9 32 (17.58%) Software Engineering
9 32 (17.58%) Web Application Development
10 22 (12.09%) OO
11 20 (10.99%) Logistics
12 16 (8.79%) Web Development
13 13 (7.14%) OOD
14 12 (6.59%) Data Mapping
15 11 (6.04%) SOA
15 11 (6.04%) Waterfall
16 9 (4.95%) Time Management
17 8 (4.40%) Unit Testing
17 8 (4.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 166 (91.21%) C#
2 77 (42.31%) SQL
3 49 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 34 (18.68%) VB
4 34 (18.68%) VB.NET
5 32 (17.58%) C++
6 29 (15.93%) T-SQL
7 20 (10.99%) Java
8 17 (9.34%) PHP
9 13 (7.14%) XAML
10 10 (5.49%) C
11 4 (2.20%) VB6
12 2 (1.10%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.10%) Python
12 2 (1.10%) Fortran
13 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.55%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.55%) X++
Qualifications
1 37 (20.33%) Degree
2 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (14.29%) MCP
4 25 (13.74%) MCAD
4 25 (13.74%) MCSD
4 25 (13.74%) MCTS
5 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.10%) GAMP
System Software
1 7 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 60 (32.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (1.10%) Trapeze
4 1 (0.55%) IBM
4 1 (0.55%) ESRI
4 1 (0.55%) Google
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-42,000 + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Dorchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago