The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 42 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.29% 7.84% 7.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 16.93% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 28
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
Surrey

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 Woking region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 189 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 29.01% 46.32% 58.19%
Number of salaries quoted 71 182 209
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

WPF
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Woking region.

WPF Salary Trend in Woking

WPF
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Woking region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Woking

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) MVVM
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (41.18%) Manual Testing
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) WinForms
7 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
7 4 (23.53%) MathWorks
7 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) Scalability Testing
7 4 (23.53%) MSTest
7 4 (23.53%) Red Gate
7 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) LINQ
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) NUnit
7 4 (23.53%) Telerik
8 3 (17.65%) VB6
8 3 (17.65%) Data Management
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) NUnit
1 4 (23.53%) MSTest
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Developer
5 2 (11.76%) GUI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) WinForms
3 4 (23.53%) LINQ
4 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
3 3 (17.65%) Equities
3 3 (17.65%) Derivative
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
1 9 (52.94%) MVVM
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Manual Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Scalability Testing
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) Usability Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
4 3 (17.65%) VB6
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) MathWorks
2 4 (23.53%) Telerik
2 4 (23.53%) Red Gate
3 3 (17.65%) VMware