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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 85 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.24% 0.85% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 2.47% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £66,000
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
331 283 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.94% 34.47% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 303 272 293
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) MVC
4 10 (71.43%) Finance
4 10 (71.43%) TDD
5 9 (64.29%) CSS
5 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 9 (64.29%) HTML
5 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (57.14%) Pair Programming
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (57.14%) CQRS
6 8 (57.14%) Big Data
6 8 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (14.29%) VB
8 2 (14.29%) C++
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
8 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
8 2 (14.29%) VB6
8 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Electronics
8 2 (14.29%) Qt

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) C# Developer
3 9 (64.29%) Software Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) Qt
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) WinForms
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (57.14%) Pair Programming
3 8 (57.14%) CQRS
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 2 (14.29%) VB6
4 2 (14.29%) C
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft