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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 84 62 91
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.17% 2.37% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 6.09% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 5
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
507 394 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.06% 38.93% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 433 352 476
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -11 12 £35,000 +7.69% 5
North Wales -4 4 £32,500 - 2
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) C#
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) Windows
4 14 (58.33%) MVC
5 13 (54.17%) .NET Framework
6 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (37.50%) WinForms
9 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
9 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 7 (29.17%) MVVM
10 7 (29.17%) Android
10 7 (29.17%) WCF
10 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (29.17%) Finance
11 6 (25.00%) XAML
11 6 (25.00%) HTML
11 6 (25.00%) CSS
11 6 (25.00%) Silverlight
11 6 (25.00%) SQL
11 6 (25.00%) iPhone
11 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (25.00%) iPad
12 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
12 5 (20.83%) MSTest
12 5 (20.83%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (12.50%) CMS
1 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MSTest
2 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (4.17%) Moq
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Architect
7 1 (4.17%) DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (54.17%) .NET Framework
4 9 (37.50%) WinForms
5 7 (29.17%) WCF
6 6 (25.00%) Silverlight
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 3 (12.50%) XML
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (8.33%) JSON
10 1 (4.17%) LINQ
10 1 (4.17%) Spring.NET
10 1 (4.17%) HTML5
10 1 (4.17%) PLINQ
10 1 (4.17%) XSLT
10 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) iPhone
1 6 (25.00%) iPad
2 5 (20.83%) DTV
3 3 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Social Network
5 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (4.17%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (29.17%) MVVM
4 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Time Management
7 3 (12.50%) High Availability
7 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 3 (12.50%) UML
7 3 (12.50%) OOP
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Process Management
8 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 6 (25.00%) XAML
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) VB
4 5 (20.83%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) VBA
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.33%) VB6
7 1 (4.17%) XPath
7 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
2 5 (20.83%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) LexisNexis
4 1 (4.17%) Facebook
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Rhyl, Clwyd
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago