The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 86 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 18 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.34% 1.91% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 4.86% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 13
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
452 494 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.73% 39.24% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 406 446 358
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
South Wales -2 16 £30,000 - 2
West Wales -1 1 £25,000 -29.57% 1
Mid Wales - 1 £42,500 -
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 32 (71.11%) Windows
4 30 (66.67%) Visual Studio
5 24 (53.33%) WinForms
5 24 (53.33%) .NET
6 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET
7 22 (48.89%) MVC
7 22 (48.89%) WCF
8 21 (46.67%) MS Excel
9 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
10 14 (31.11%) TDD
10 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (28.89%) Kanban
11 13 (28.89%) Spring.NET
11 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (28.89%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (28.89%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (28.89%) MSTest
11 13 (28.89%) MVVM
11 13 (28.89%) Rhino Mocks
11 13 (28.89%) Moq
11 13 (28.89%) NUnit
11 13 (28.89%) Scrum
11 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
11 13 (28.89%) GIS
11 13 (28.89%) Castle Windsor
11 13 (28.89%) Ninject
11 13 (28.89%) Razor View Engine
11 13 (28.89%) Web Application Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 13 (28.89%) NUnit
2 13 (28.89%) MSTest
2 13 (28.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (28.89%) Moq
3 9 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 10 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate
6 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (2.22%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) .NET
1 24 (53.33%) WinForms
2 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET
3 22 (48.89%) WCF
4 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
4 13 (28.89%) Castle Windsor
4 13 (28.89%) Ninject
4 13 (28.89%) Razor View Engine
4 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 13 (28.89%) Unity DI Container
4 13 (28.89%) Spring.NET
4 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (20.00%) HTML
5 9 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 9 (20.00%) LINQ
5 9 (20.00%) CSS
5 9 (20.00%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) GIS
1 13 (28.89%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) iPhone
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Android
3 9 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) MVC
2 14 (31.11%) TDD
2 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (28.89%) Kanban
3 13 (28.89%) Scrum
3 13 (28.89%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (28.89%) MVVM
3 13 (28.89%) Web Application Development
4 9 (20.00%) Android Development
4 9 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) VB
2 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.89%) Python
3 4 (8.89%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
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