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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 3 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.44% 0.47% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.25% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £61,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
301 319 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.07% 37.31% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 268 290 293
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 3 September 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Southampton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (88.00%) WCF
4 20 (80.00%) Windows
5 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (68.00%) TDD
6 17 (68.00%) MVC
7 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (52.00%) WinForms
9 12 (48.00%) Scrum
9 12 (48.00%) Dependency Injection
9 12 (48.00%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (48.00%) MSTest
9 12 (48.00%) MVVM
9 12 (48.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (48.00%) Moq
9 12 (48.00%) Kanban
9 12 (48.00%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (48.00%) Ninject
9 12 (48.00%) Razor View Engine
9 12 (48.00%) Web Application Development
9 12 (48.00%) NUnit
9 12 (48.00%) Unity DI Container
9 12 (48.00%) Spring.NET
10 9 (36.00%) XML
11 8 (32.00%) HTML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (28.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (24.00%) CTI
1 6 (24.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) NUnit
1 12 (48.00%) MSTest
1 12 (48.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (48.00%) Moq
2 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) WPF Developer
5 2 (8.00%) UI Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (88.00%) WCF
3 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (52.00%) WinForms
5 12 (48.00%) Spring.NET
5 12 (48.00%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (48.00%) Ninject
5 12 (48.00%) Razor View Engine
5 12 (48.00%) Unity DI Container
6 9 (36.00%) XML
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) SOAP
8 6 (24.00%) REST
8 6 (24.00%) HTML5
9 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (8.00%) CSS
10 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
11 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (24.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) TDD
2 17 (68.00%) MVC
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (48.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (48.00%) Kanban
4 12 (48.00%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (48.00%) MVVM
4 12 (48.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) OO
6 6 (24.00%) OOD
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) C++
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.00%) QA
1 2 (8.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle