The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 75 64 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.04% 2.58% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 6.46% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 3
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
295 325 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.73% 39.93% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 271 302 350
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Hampshire

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 17 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Southampton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) OO
4 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (50.00%) MVVM
5 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (43.75%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
8 5 (31.25%) CQRS
8 5 (31.25%) Big Data
8 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 3 (18.75%) WCF
9 3 (18.75%) C++
10 2 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (12.50%) COM
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 2 (12.50%) MS Office
10 2 (12.50%) XML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) C# Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) WCF
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) COM
9 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) MVVM
4 5 (31.25%) CQRS
4 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
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