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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 97 58 83
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +25
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.81% 3.26% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 7.44% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 6
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
485 457 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.79% 43.86% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 431 422 433
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 10 £32,500 - 2
North Wales -6 1 £27,000 -20.00% 2
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 11 (64.71%) MVC
5 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (41.18%) WCF
8 6 (35.29%) Silverlight
8 6 (35.29%) WinForms
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 5 (29.41%) CSS
9 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
9 5 (29.41%) HTML
9 5 (29.41%) Java
9 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
9 5 (29.41%) Android
10 4 (23.53%) iPhone
10 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
10 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (23.53%) MSTest
10 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
10 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (23.53%) iPad
10 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 4 (23.53%) SQL
10 4 (23.53%) OO

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (17.65%) CMS
1 3 (17.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (23.53%) MSTest
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Law
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
4 7 (41.18%) WCF
5 6 (35.29%) Silverlight
5 6 (35.29%) WinForms
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (11.76%) jQuery
10 1 (5.88%) XML
10 1 (5.88%) XSLT
10 1 (5.88%) PLINQ
10 1 (5.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (5.88%) Task Parallel Library
10 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) iPhone
1 4 (23.53%) iPad
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
2 3 (17.65%) DTV
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) GIS
4 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 3 (17.65%) MVVM
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) XAML
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) VBA
4 3 (17.65%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Xamarin
2 3 (17.65%) LexisNexis
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