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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 11 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.76% 3.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 5.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £29,682 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WPF
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 31.37% 60.66% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 14
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,763 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £46,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

WPF
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

WPF Salary Trend in Taunton

WPF
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA