The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 82 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.45% 2.22% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.49% 6.07% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 13
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
445 445 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.18% 36.60% 45.77%
Number of salaries quoted 374 398 530
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WPF
Salary Trend in Wales

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

WPF Salary Trend in Wales

WPF
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -7 12 £35,000 +16.66%
North Wales - 7 £40,000 - 1
West Wales +4 1 £32,500 +30.00%
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (74.19%) C#
3 21 (67.74%) Windows
4 18 (58.06%) MVC
5 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET
5 17 (54.84%) .NET Framework
6 13 (41.94%) VB.NET
6 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
7 12 (38.71%) SQL
7 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
7 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
7 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (38.71%) WinForms
7 12 (38.71%) MVVM
8 11 (35.48%) VB
9 10 (32.26%) Finance
9 10 (32.26%) Entity Framework
9 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (29.03%) HTML
10 9 (29.03%) CSS
11 8 (25.81%) Android
12 7 (22.58%) iPhone
12 7 (22.58%) WCF
12 7 (22.58%) Silverlight
12 7 (22.58%) TDD
12 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
12 7 (22.58%) MSTest
12 7 (22.58%) iPad
12 7 (22.58%) XAML
13 6 (19.35%) Electronics

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (12.90%) Apache
1 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
1 4 (12.90%) CMS
1 4 (12.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MSTest
2 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) NUnit
3 3 (9.68%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (9.68%) Moq
4 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Electronics
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 6 (19.35%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Database Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Framework
3 12 (38.71%) WinForms
4 10 (32.26%) Entity Framework
5 9 (29.03%) HTML
5 9 (29.03%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) WCF
6 7 (22.58%) Silverlight
7 6 (19.35%) jQuery
7 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (9.68%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (9.68%) HTML5
9 3 (9.68%) Castle Windsor
9 3 (9.68%) Ninject
9 3 (9.68%) CSS3
9 3 (9.68%) Spring.NET
9 3 (9.68%) LINQ
10 2 (6.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) iPhone
1 7 (22.58%) iPad
2 6 (19.35%) DTV
3 4 (12.90%) Replication
3 4 (12.90%) Smartphone
4 3 (9.68%) Social Network
4 3 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (9.68%) Clustering
4 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) MVC
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) MVVM
3 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
5 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) OOP
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) OO
7 4 (12.90%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) High Availability
8 3 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.68%) Time Management
8 3 (9.68%) Kanban
9 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) VB.NET
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
4 11 (35.48%) VB
5 7 (22.58%) XAML
6 6 (19.35%) Java
6 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.90%) PHP
7 4 (12.90%) VB6
8 3 (9.68%) VBA
9 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (6.45%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) SAP
2 6 (19.35%) Xamarin
3 4 (12.90%) LexisNexis
4 3 (9.68%) Facebook
4 3 (9.68%) Twitter
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
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