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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 157 123 110
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 95 114 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.55% 1.97% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 4.51% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 91 101 119
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £41,000
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
2569 2529 2512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.85% 43.69% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2222 2291
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Wiltshire +16 20 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Somerset +5 19 £34,000 -11.68% 6
Dorset -8 19 £35,000 -2.77% 4
Gloucestershire -25 15 £77,500 +150.00%
Bristol -23 13 £40,000 -13.97% 7
Devon -14 8 £35,000 +45.83%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 181 (98.91%) C#
2 149 (81.42%) .NET
3 112 (61.20%) SQL
4 96 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (46.45%) WCF
6 80 (43.72%) ASP.NET
7 77 (42.08%) SQL Server
8 72 (39.34%) MVC
9 63 (34.43%) Windows
10 55 (30.05%) Scrum
11 53 (28.96%) MVVM
12 52 (28.42%) WinForms
13 46 (25.14%) .NET Framework
14 43 (23.50%) JavaScript
15 41 (22.40%) Web Services
15 41 (22.40%) Microsoft
16 39 (21.31%) VB.NET
17 38 (20.77%) Software Engineering
17 38 (20.77%) Entity Framework
18 36 (19.67%) HTML
19 35 (19.13%) Visual Studio
20 33 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
21 31 (16.94%) C++
22 30 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
22 30 (16.39%) LINQ
23 28 (15.30%) Degree
23 28 (15.30%) Computer Science
23 28 (15.30%) CSS
24 27 (14.75%) TDD
24 27 (14.75%) jQuery

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (10.93%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.46%) IIS
3 9 (4.92%) JBoss
3 9 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.92%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.83%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.64%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.09%) LiveLink
Applications
1 20 (10.93%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.46%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.28%) Internet
3 4 (2.19%) DNS
4 1 (0.55%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (42.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.01%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.09%) MySQL
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (19.13%) Visual Studio
2 30 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (12.57%) NUnit
4 21 (11.48%) MSTest
4 21 (11.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 21 (11.48%) Moq
5 10 (5.46%) JIRA
6 7 (3.83%) JMeter
6 7 (3.83%) NeoLoad
7 4 (2.19%) Selenium
8 3 (1.64%) MorphX
8 3 (1.64%) FishEye
9 2 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (1.09%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.09%) Subversion
10 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.55%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.55%) JUnit
General
1 16 (8.74%) Finance
2 9 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.83%) Legal
3 7 (3.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.09%) Front Office
4 2 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 137 (74.86%) Developer
2 79 (43.17%) .NET Developer
3 48 (26.23%) C# Developer
4 31 (16.94%) Software Engineer
5 22 (12.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (10.38%) Senior Developer
7 18 (9.84%) Software Developer
8 17 (9.29%) C# Software Engineer
9 12 (6.56%) Analyst
10 11 (6.01%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (6.01%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (4.92%) C++ Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Junior Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Junior
12 8 (4.37%) Graduate
12 8 (4.37%) VB.NET Developer
13 7 (3.83%) Test Analyst
13 7 (3.83%) WPF Developer
13 7 (3.83%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.28%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (81.42%) .NET
2 85 (46.45%) WCF
3 80 (43.72%) ASP.NET
4 52 (28.42%) WinForms
5 46 (25.14%) .NET Framework
6 41 (22.40%) Web Services
7 38 (20.77%) Entity Framework
8 36 (19.67%) HTML
9 33 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (16.39%) LINQ
11 28 (15.30%) CSS
12 27 (14.75%) jQuery
13 21 (11.48%) Spring.NET
13 21 (11.48%) Castle Windsor
13 21 (11.48%) Ninject
13 21 (11.48%) Unity DI Container
14 17 (9.29%) Razor View Engine
14 17 (9.29%) XML
15 16 (8.74%) REST
16 15 (8.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.30%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.57%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (7.65%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.46%) GIS
5 8 (4.37%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.28%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.73%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.64%) Replication
8 3 (1.64%) User Experience
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.55%) Open Source
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (34.43%) Windows
2 8 (4.37%) Linux
3 7 (3.83%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (39.34%) MVC
3 55 (30.05%) Scrum
4 53 (28.96%) MVVM
5 38 (20.77%) Software Engineering
6 27 (14.75%) TDD
7 26 (14.21%) OO
8 24 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (11.48%) Kanban
9 21 (11.48%) Dependency Injection
9 21 (11.48%) Web Application Development
10 18 (9.84%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.65%) Logistics
12 12 (6.56%) Software Testing
12 12 (6.56%) UML
13 11 (6.01%) CRM
14 9 (4.92%) RUP
14 9 (4.92%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.92%) Unit Testing
15 8 (4.37%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 181 (98.91%) C#
2 112 (61.20%) SQL
3 43 (23.50%) JavaScript
4 39 (21.31%) VB.NET
5 31 (16.94%) C++
6 18 (9.84%) VB
7 15 (8.20%) C
8 10 (5.46%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.46%) Java
9 7 (3.83%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.73%) XAML
11 4 (2.19%) VB6
12 3 (1.64%) X++
12 3 (1.64%) VBA
13 1 (0.55%) PHP
13 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (15.30%) Degree
2 19 (10.38%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.28%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.09%) MCP
7 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.64%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.66%) Oracle
3 9 (4.92%) Sybase
3 9 (4.92%) TIBCO
4 4 (2.19%) Telerik
5 2 (1.09%) Siebel
6 1 (0.55%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.55%) Zend
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Flex Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago