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 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 71 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 21 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.32% 1.07% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.71% 3.44% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 21
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
313 291 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.62% 31.26% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 268 268 313
Average salary £40,000 £33,163 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.61% -5.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £48,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
2 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
3 27 (87.10%) Windows
4 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (74.19%) TDD
5 23 (74.19%) MVC
6 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (64.52%) WCF
8 16 (51.61%) HTML
9 14 (45.16%) WinForms
10 13 (41.94%) .NET Framework
11 12 (38.71%) NUnit
11 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
11 12 (38.71%) SQL
11 12 (38.71%) Moq
11 12 (38.71%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
12 11 (35.48%) MVVM
12 11 (35.48%) Rhino Mocks
12 11 (35.48%) Castle Windsor
12 11 (35.48%) Ninject
12 11 (35.48%) Spring.NET
12 11 (35.48%) Razor View Engine
12 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
12 11 (35.48%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (35.48%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (35.48%) MSTest

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
1 6 (19.35%) CTI
1 6 (19.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) NUnit
1 12 (38.71%) Moq
2 11 (35.48%) MSTest
2 11 (35.48%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 11 (35.48%) C# Developer
4 10 (32.26%) Software Developer
4 10 (32.26%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (32.26%) WPF Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Software Architect
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) UI Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Delphi Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (64.52%) WCF
5 16 (51.61%) HTML
6 14 (45.16%) WinForms
7 13 (41.94%) .NET Framework
8 12 (38.71%) Unity DI Container
9 11 (35.48%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (35.48%) Spring.NET
9 11 (35.48%) Castle Windsor
9 11 (35.48%) Ninject
10 10 (32.26%) CSS
10 10 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
11 9 (29.03%) XML
12 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (19.35%) SOAP
13 6 (19.35%) REST
14 5 (16.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) TDD
2 23 (74.19%) MVC
3 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 11 (35.48%) Kanban
4 11 (35.48%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (35.48%) MVVM
4 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
5 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
6 6 (19.35%) OOD
7 5 (16.13%) Analytics
7 5 (16.13%) OO
8 3 (9.68%) BDD
9 1 (3.23%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 1 (3.23%) Project Management
9 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
9 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
5 6 (19.35%) C++
6 4 (12.90%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) Delphi
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) HL7
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Borland
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