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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 62 74 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 22 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.88% 1.33% 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.91% 3.90% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
278 308 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.34% 34.15% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 235 278 323
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 29 May 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Southampton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) SQL Server
2 31 (96.88%) Microsoft
3 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET
4 28 (87.50%) Windows
5 25 (78.13%) WCF
6 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (71.88%) MVC
8 22 (68.75%) TDD
8 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (53.13%) WinForms
10 16 (50.00%) NUnit
10 16 (50.00%) Moq
10 16 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
11 15 (46.88%) Spring.NET
11 15 (46.88%) Castle Windsor
11 15 (46.88%) Ninject
11 15 (46.88%) MVVM
11 15 (46.88%) Rhino Mocks
11 15 (46.88%) Razor View Engine
11 15 (46.88%) Web Application Development
11 15 (46.88%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (46.88%) Inversion of Control
11 15 (46.88%) MSTest
11 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (46.88%) Kanban
11 15 (46.88%) Scrum
12 13 (40.63%) HTML
13 11 (34.38%) XML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) CTI
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
1 7 (21.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (96.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) NUnit
1 16 (50.00%) Moq
2 15 (46.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (46.88%) MSTest
3 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.75%) WPF Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Delphi Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 25 (78.13%) WCF
4 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (53.13%) WinForms
6 16 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
7 15 (46.88%) Spring.NET
7 15 (46.88%) Castle Windsor
7 15 (46.88%) Ninject
7 15 (46.88%) Razor View Engine
8 13 (40.63%) HTML
9 11 (34.38%) XML
10 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
11 7 (21.88%) SOAP
11 7 (21.88%) REST
12 6 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
12 6 (18.75%) HTML5
12 6 (18.75%) CSS
13 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) MVC
3 22 (68.75%) TDD
4 15 (46.88%) MVVM
4 15 (46.88%) Web Application Development
4 15 (46.88%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (46.88%) Kanban
4 15 (46.88%) Scrum
5 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (21.88%) OOD
7 6 (18.75%) Analytics
7 6 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
9 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (6.25%) Project Management
10 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) C++
4 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) Delphi
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) HL7
2 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Borland
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