The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 17 18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 11.69% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 19.57% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
West Wales

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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 46 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 42.05% 59.74% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 15
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

WPF
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Swansea region.

WPF Salary Trend in Swansea

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) WinForms
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) Silverlight
2 6 (85.71%) LINQ
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Mercurial
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 6 (85.71%) GIS
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Mercurial
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (14.29%) Moq
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) WinForms
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) Silverlight
2 6 (85.71%) LINQ
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (14.29%) Ninject
3 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
1 6 (85.71%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft