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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 137 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 109 95 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.83% 1.78% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 4.14% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 102 89 98
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,090 £23,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
2572 2295 2432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.12% 43.05% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2061 2207
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +1 30 £38,750 -26.19% 10
Dorset +2 27 £35,000 +1.44% 4
Gloucestershire -20 21 £42,500 +37.09% 2
Wiltshire +14 16 £36,250 -3.33% 4
Somerset +2 12 £32,500 -15.03% 9
Devon -16 3 £28,500 -0.86% 2
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 185 (99.46%) C#
2 155 (83.33%) .NET
3 102 (54.84%) SQL
4 91 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (48.39%) WCF
6 72 (38.71%) SQL Server
7 70 (37.63%) ASP.NET
8 65 (34.95%) WinForms
9 63 (33.87%) MVC
9 63 (33.87%) Windows
10 51 (27.42%) Scrum
11 48 (25.81%) VB.NET
12 47 (25.27%) Microsoft
12 47 (25.27%) MVVM
13 46 (24.73%) JavaScript
14 45 (24.19%) C++
15 42 (22.58%) Software Engineering
16 41 (22.04%) .NET Framework
17 39 (20.97%) HTML
18 35 (18.82%) Visual Studio
19 32 (17.20%) Degree
19 32 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
20 30 (16.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 30 (16.13%) Computer Science
21 28 (15.05%) Oracle
22 27 (14.52%) Web Services
22 27 (14.52%) NUnit
23 26 (13.98%) LINQ
24 24 (12.90%) OO
24 24 (12.90%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.84%) IIS
3 7 (3.76%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.69%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.69%) JBoss
4 5 (2.69%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.61%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.08%) DNN
6 2 (1.08%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.23%) Internet
3 4 (2.15%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.08%) Cognos Impromptu
10 1 (0.54%) MySQL
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (18.82%) Visual Studio
2 27 (14.52%) NUnit
3 22 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (9.68%) MSTest
4 18 (9.68%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (9.68%) Moq
5 10 (5.38%) JIRA
6 7 (3.76%) JMeter
6 7 (3.76%) NeoLoad
7 4 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (2.15%) MorphX
7 4 (2.15%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.61%) Selenium
8 3 (1.61%) FishEye
9 2 (1.08%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.08%) Subversion
10 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (7.53%) Manufacturing
2 12 (6.45%) Finance
3 9 (4.84%) Legal
4 5 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.61%) Marketing
6 2 (1.08%) Retail
6 2 (1.08%) Front Office
6 2 (1.08%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 143 (76.88%) Developer
2 72 (38.71%) .NET Developer
3 38 (20.43%) Software Engineer
4 30 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 26 (13.98%) Software Developer
6 20 (10.75%) Senior Developer
7 19 (10.22%) C# Software Engineer
8 14 (7.53%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (6.99%) Analyst
9 13 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (5.91%) Junior
10 11 (5.91%) Junior Developer
11 10 (5.38%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 9 (4.84%) Graduate
12 9 (4.84%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (4.30%) VB.NET Developer
13 8 (4.30%) UI Developer
14 7 (3.76%) C++ Developer
14 7 (3.76%) Web Developer
15 6 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (83.33%) .NET
2 90 (48.39%) WCF
3 70 (37.63%) ASP.NET
4 65 (34.95%) WinForms
5 41 (22.04%) .NET Framework
6 39 (20.97%) HTML
7 32 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (16.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 27 (14.52%) Web Services
10 26 (13.98%) LINQ
11 23 (12.37%) CSS
12 18 (9.68%) jQuery
12 18 (9.68%) Spring.NET
12 18 (9.68%) Castle Windsor
12 18 (9.68%) Ninject
12 18 (9.68%) Unity DI Container
13 17 (9.14%) XML
14 15 (8.06%) Silverlight
14 15 (8.06%) Razor View Engine
15 12 (6.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (7.53%) Mathematics
3 14 (7.53%) Client/Server
4 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.30%) User Experience
5 8 (4.30%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.76%) GIS
7 5 (2.69%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.69%) Replication
8 4 (2.15%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.61%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 63 (33.87%) Windows
2 8 (4.30%) Linux
3 7 (3.76%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.61%) Android
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.54%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (33.87%) MVC
3 51 (27.42%) Scrum
4 47 (25.27%) MVVM
5 42 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.90%) TDD
6 24 (12.90%) OO
7 21 (11.29%) Logistics
8 20 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.68%) Kanban
9 18 (9.68%) Web Application Development
9 18 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
10 16 (8.60%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.53%) Unit Testing
12 13 (6.99%) Software Testing
13 12 (6.45%) CRM
14 10 (5.38%) Automated Testing
15 9 (4.84%) UML
16 7 (3.76%) Performance Testing
17 6 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 185 (99.46%) C#
2 102 (54.84%) SQL
3 48 (25.81%) VB.NET
4 46 (24.73%) JavaScript
5 45 (24.19%) C++
6 21 (11.29%) VB
7 18 (9.68%) C
8 12 (6.45%) XAML
9 9 (4.84%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.76%) Java
10 7 (3.76%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.69%) VB6
11 5 (2.69%) VBA
12 4 (2.15%) X++
13 1 (0.54%) PHP
13 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (17.20%) Degree
2 14 (7.53%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.23%) VCP4
5 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.08%) MCP
7 1 (0.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.05%) Oracle
3 6 (3.23%) Telerik
4 5 (2.69%) Sybase
4 5 (2.69%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.08%) IBM
6 1 (0.54%) Zend
6 1 (0.54%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.54%) Siebel
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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