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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 90 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing WPF 12 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 0.77% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.29% 2.36% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 26
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £33,500 £41,750
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
524 424 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.56% 32.79% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 447 384 494
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,350
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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 8 £38,750 +19.23%
North Wales - 4 £35,000 -
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (96.15%) C#
2 24 (92.31%) .NET
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) VB
4 11 (42.31%) VB.NET
5 10 (38.46%) OOP
5 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
7 8 (30.77%) MVC
7 8 (30.77%) XAML
7 8 (30.77%) VB6
8 7 (26.92%) WCF
8 7 (26.92%) WinForms
8 7 (26.92%) OO
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
11 4 (15.38%) REST
11 4 (15.38%) Xamarin
11 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
11 4 (15.38%) Electronics
11 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 4 (15.38%) DTV
11 4 (15.38%) HTTP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) MSTest
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.85%) Moq
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Military
3 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.85%) DBA
7 1 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
3 7 (26.92%) WinForms
3 7 (26.92%) WCF
4 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (15.38%) REST
5 4 (15.38%) JSON
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) LINQ
6 3 (11.54%) jQuery
7 2 (7.69%) Ajax
7 2 (7.69%) SOAP
7 2 (7.69%) CSS3
7 2 (7.69%) DirectX
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) DTV
1 4 (15.38%) iPhone
1 4 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.69%) GIS
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Social Network
3 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 10 (38.46%) OOP
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 7 (26.92%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) MVVM
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) UML
8 2 (7.69%) Release Management
8 2 (7.69%) TDD
8 2 (7.69%) Logistics
8 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
8 2 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) VB
2 11 (42.31%) VB.NET
3 8 (30.77%) XAML
3 8 (30.77%) VB6
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.54%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) C
8 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Fortran
8 2 (7.69%) Assembly Language
8 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Xamarin
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Facebook
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter
4 1 (3.85%) LexisNexis