The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 68 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.12% 1.17% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.84% 3.24% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 22
Average salary £40,000 £58,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.91% +67.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
WPF
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
274 309 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.39% 36.18% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 241 279 353
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WPF
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Southampton region.

WPF Salary Trend in Southampton

WPF
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Southampton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) SQL Server
3 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
4 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
4 27 (90.00%) WCF
5 26 (86.67%) Windows
6 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (70.00%) MVC
8 20 (66.67%) TDD
9 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (60.00%) WinForms
11 17 (56.67%) NUnit
11 17 (56.67%) Moq
11 17 (56.67%) Unity DI Container
12 16 (53.33%) Web Application Development
12 16 (53.33%) Spring.NET
12 16 (53.33%) Castle Windsor
12 16 (53.33%) Ninject
12 16 (53.33%) Razor View Engine
12 16 (53.33%) Scrum
12 16 (53.33%) Dependency Injection
12 16 (53.33%) Inversion of Control
12 16 (53.33%) MSTest
12 16 (53.33%) Kanban
12 16 (53.33%) MVVM
12 16 (53.33%) Rhino Mocks
12 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (36.67%) XML
14 9 (30.00%) HTML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (26.67%) CTI
1 8 (26.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (96.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) NUnit
1 17 (56.67%) Moq
2 16 (53.33%) MSTest
2 16 (53.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Software Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) WPF Developer
5 2 (6.67%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 27 (90.00%) WCF
3 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (60.00%) WinForms
5 17 (56.67%) Unity DI Container
6 16 (53.33%) Castle Windsor
6 16 (53.33%) Ninject
6 16 (53.33%) Razor View Engine
6 16 (53.33%) Spring.NET
7 11 (36.67%) XML
8 9 (30.00%) HTML
9 8 (26.67%) SOAP
9 8 (26.67%) REST
10 7 (23.33%) HTML5
11 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 2 (6.67%) CSS
12 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
13 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (23.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) MVC
3 20 (66.67%) TDD
4 16 (53.33%) Scrum
4 16 (53.33%) Kanban
4 16 (53.33%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (53.33%) MVVM
4 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (53.33%) Web Application Development
5 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
6 8 (26.67%) OOD
7 7 (23.33%) Analytics
7 7 (23.33%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) BDD
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) C++
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.67%) QA
1 2 (6.67%) HL7
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Microsoft