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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 94 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.63% 1.84% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 3.93% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 19
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £41,000 £40,000
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
415 636 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.68% 46.70% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 368 608 459
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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
North Wales -3 4 - - 2
South Wales -4 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) C++
6 6 (30.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (30.00%) GIS
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (30.00%) WinForms
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (20.00%) QA
7 4 (20.00%) WCF
7 4 (20.00%) MVC
8 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 3 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (15.00%) Marketing
8 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.00%) Electronics
8 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.00%) UML
8 3 (15.00%) Java
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) MSTest
General
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) WinForms
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (20.00%) WCF
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
6 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) PLINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) GIS
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) iPhone
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
2 3 (15.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.00%) MVVM
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) XPath
6 1 (5.00%) XAML
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.00%) LexisNexis
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