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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 141 153 158
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 98 71 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.62% 1.32% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 3.01% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90 71 72
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2612 2362 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.24% 43.87% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2375 2121 2269
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Bristol +7 30 £37,500 -28.57% 13
Dorset - 23 £35,000 - 7
Gloucestershire -10 21 £42,500 +37.09% 3
Wiltshire +1 13 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Somerset +5 9 £33,768 -32.46% 1
Devon -6 2 £25,000 -13.79%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 187 (98.94%) C#
2 161 (85.19%) .NET
3 93 (49.21%) SQL
3 93 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (49.21%) WCF
4 79 (41.80%) SQL Server
5 76 (40.21%) WinForms
6 74 (39.15%) ASP.NET
7 71 (37.57%) Windows
8 61 (32.28%) MVC
9 56 (29.63%) Scrum
10 49 (25.93%) Microsoft
11 47 (24.87%) VB.NET
12 46 (24.34%) JavaScript
12 46 (24.34%) C++
13 45 (23.81%) MVVM
14 44 (23.28%) Software Engineering
15 42 (22.22%) .NET Framework
16 40 (21.16%) Degree
17 38 (20.11%) HTML
18 37 (19.58%) ASP.NET MVC
19 36 (19.05%) Computer Science
19 36 (19.05%) Visual Studio
20 34 (17.99%) NUnit
21 33 (17.46%) TDD
22 27 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 25 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
23 25 (13.23%) LINQ
23 25 (13.23%) Web Services
24 24 (12.70%) Logistics

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (11.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.70%) IIS
3 5 (2.65%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.59%) JBoss
4 3 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.06%) DNN
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.06%) LiveLink
Applications
1 16 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.35%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (5.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.82%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.17%) Internet
3 4 (2.12%) DNS
3 4 (2.12%) Broadband
4 1 (0.53%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (41.80%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.29%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.59%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.06%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 34 (17.99%) NUnit
3 23 (12.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 23 (12.17%) Moq
3 23 (12.17%) MSTest
4 21 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.29%) JIRA
6 5 (2.65%) JMeter
6 5 (2.65%) NeoLoad
7 4 (2.12%) MorphX
7 4 (2.12%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (2.12%) FishEye
7 4 (2.12%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.06%) Subversion
8 2 (1.06%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (8.47%) Manufacturing
2 12 (6.35%) Finance
3 9 (4.76%) Legal
4 8 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.59%) Retail
5 3 (1.59%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Games
6 2 (1.06%) Advertising
6 2 (1.06%) Electronics
6 2 (1.06%) Front Office
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (81.48%) Developer
2 81 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 35 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 34 (17.99%) Software Engineer
5 30 (15.87%) Software Developer
6 20 (10.58%) Senior Developer
7 18 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
8 17 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.35%) Junior
9 12 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (6.35%) Junior Developer
10 11 (5.82%) Analyst
11 10 (5.29%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (5.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.76%) UI Developer
12 9 (4.76%) Graduate
13 8 (4.23%) VB.NET Developer
14 6 (3.17%) .NET Applications Developer
14 6 (3.17%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (85.19%) .NET
2 93 (49.21%) WCF
3 76 (40.21%) WinForms
4 74 (39.15%) ASP.NET
5 42 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 38 (20.11%) HTML
7 37 (19.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 25 (13.23%) LINQ
9 25 (13.23%) Web Services
10 23 (12.17%) Spring.NET
10 23 (12.17%) Castle Windsor
10 23 (12.17%) Ninject
10 23 (12.17%) Unity DI Container
11 22 (11.64%) CSS
12 18 (9.52%) XML
13 16 (8.47%) Silverlight
14 15 (7.94%) jQuery
15 14 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
16 13 (6.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.17%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 16 (8.47%) Client/Server
5 15 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.23%) User Experience
7 6 (3.17%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (2.65%) Replication
8 5 (2.65%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.12%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.12%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.12%) GIS
10 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.53%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 71 (37.57%) Windows
2 7 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.17%) Linux
4 3 (1.59%) Android
4 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.06%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.06%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (32.28%) MVC
3 56 (29.63%) Scrum
4 45 (23.81%) MVVM
5 44 (23.28%) Software Engineering
6 33 (17.46%) TDD
7 25 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (12.70%) Logistics
9 23 (12.17%) Kanban
9 23 (12.17%) Dependency Injection
10 20 (10.58%) OO
11 19 (10.05%) Web Application Development
12 14 (7.41%) Software Testing
13 13 (6.88%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.82%) CRM
14 11 (5.82%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.70%) UML
15 7 (3.70%) Automated Testing
16 6 (3.17%) OOP
17 5 (2.65%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 187 (98.94%) C#
2 93 (49.21%) SQL
3 47 (24.87%) VB.NET
4 46 (24.34%) JavaScript
4 46 (24.34%) C++
5 18 (9.52%) VB
6 17 (8.99%) C
7 13 (6.88%) XAML
7 13 (6.88%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.70%) Java
9 5 (2.65%) VBA
9 5 (2.65%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.12%) X++
10 4 (2.12%) VB6
11 2 (1.06%) Python
11 2 (1.06%) Fortran
11 2 (1.06%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.53%) PHP
12 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (21.16%) Degree
2 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.65%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.12%) MCP
5 3 (1.59%) MCAD
5 3 (1.59%) MCSD
5 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.59%) MCTS
6 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) QA
1 2 (1.06%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.17%) Oracle
3 6 (3.17%) Telerik
4 3 (1.59%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.59%) Sybase
5 2 (1.06%) IBM
6 1 (0.53%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.53%) Siebel
6 1 (0.53%) Zend
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday ect
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £3000 - £4000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 17 days ago
Taunton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29712 - £37824 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Fizz Experience Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago