The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 51 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 14 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.41% 2.14% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.00% 6.22% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 18
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £42,500 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 225 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 34.42% 34.35% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 190 191 177
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WPF
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

WPF Salary Trend in Swindon

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) XML
3 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
3 13 (56.52%) JSON
3 13 (56.52%) WCF
3 13 (56.52%) Entity Framework
4 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
5 11 (47.83%) SQL
5 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 11 (47.83%) LINQ
6 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
6 10 (43.48%) SOAP
6 10 (43.48%) EDI
6 10 (43.48%) REST
6 10 (43.48%) Data Mapping
7 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 9 (39.13%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) Logistics
9 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (30.43%) Kanban
9 7 (30.43%) NUnit
9 7 (30.43%) Finance
9 7 (30.43%) Scrum
9 7 (30.43%) WinForms
9 7 (30.43%) Social Network
9 7 (30.43%) Spring.NET
9 7 (30.43%) Dependency Injection

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
2 7 (30.43%) NUnit
2 7 (30.43%) MSTest
2 7 (30.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (30.43%) Moq
3 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) .NET Developer
3 13 (56.52%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) WPF Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) XML
3 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
3 13 (56.52%) JSON
3 13 (56.52%) WCF
3 13 (56.52%) Entity Framework
4 11 (47.83%) LINQ
4 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 10 (43.48%) REST
5 10 (43.48%) EDI
5 10 (43.48%) SOAP
6 7 (30.43%) WinForms
6 7 (30.43%) Spring.NET
6 7 (30.43%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (30.43%) Ninject
6 7 (30.43%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.04%) jQuery
8 3 (13.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Social Network
1 7 (30.43%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Data Mapping
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) Logistics
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Kanban
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (30.43%) MVVM
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Facebook
1 7 (30.43%) Twitter
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
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