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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 90 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.17% 2.23% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 6.09% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 17
Average salary £35,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
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
421 476 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.71% 36.59% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 359 429 482
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 £26,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,650 £52,000
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
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 27 May 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
North Wales - 8 £36,250 - 1
South Wales -15 7 £36,500 +21.66% 4
West Wales +4 1 £32,500 +30.00%
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 31 (96.88%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) C#
3 18 (56.25%) Windows
4 17 (53.13%) VB.NET
5 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (46.88%) VB
6 15 (46.88%) MVC
7 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
8 12 (37.50%) SQL
8 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
9 11 (34.38%) MVVM
10 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
10 9 (28.13%) OOP
10 9 (28.13%) XAML
10 9 (28.13%) WinForms
11 8 (25.00%) CSS
11 8 (25.00%) HTML
11 8 (25.00%) VB6
12 7 (21.88%) WCF
12 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.88%) OO
12 7 (21.88%) Finance
13 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
13 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 6 (18.75%) jQuery
13 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
13 6 (18.75%) Silverlight

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (12.50%) Apache
1 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MSTest
2 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) NUnit
3 3 (9.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (9.38%) Moq
4 2 (6.25%) MSBuild
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) DBA
6 3 (9.38%) Database Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C++ Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior WinForms Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
4 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
4 9 (28.13%) WinForms
5 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) WCF
7 6 (18.75%) Silverlight
7 6 (18.75%) jQuery
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (9.38%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (9.38%) CSS3
9 3 (9.38%) Castle Windsor
9 3 (9.38%) Ninject
9 3 (9.38%) HTML5
9 3 (9.38%) Spring.NET
9 3 (9.38%) LINQ
10 2 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
1 4 (12.50%) iPad
1 4 (12.50%) iPhone
2 3 (9.38%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Social Network
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) DTV
3 2 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) MVC
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) MVVM
4 9 (28.13%) OOP
5 7 (21.88%) OO
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (18.75%) TDD
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (9.38%) Kanban
9 3 (9.38%) High Availability
9 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
9 3 (9.38%) SOA
9 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 17 (53.13%) VB.NET
3 15 (46.88%) VB
4 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 9 (28.13%) XAML
6 8 (25.00%) VB6
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.50%) PHP
9 3 (9.38%) Java
9 3 (9.38%) VBA
10 2 (6.25%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 3 (9.38%) LexisNexis
3 3 (9.38%) Facebook
3 3 (9.38%) Twitter
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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