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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 14 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.35% - 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% - 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
23 58 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 50.00% 60.42% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 58 13
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +8.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £20,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) C++
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) OO
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) C
7 1 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA