Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 63 83
Rank change year-on-year +21 +20 +12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 89 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.68% 4.16% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.55% 8.54% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 77 39 22
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.96% +17.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,700 £34,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £49,200 £49,750
South West median annual salary £41,377 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.64% +13.33% +4.17%

WPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 657 656 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 49.29% 48.74% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 555 570 493
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £51,250
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Somerset

WPF
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for WPF in Somerset

WPF
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Somerset

WPF
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +23 40 £37,500 -18.48% 1
Taunton +24 35 £41,377 +1.69%
Glastonbury +1 1 £44,000 +2.33%
WPF
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for WPF.

1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 87 (97.75%) C#
3 85 (95.51%) MVC
4 70 (78.65%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (78.65%) ASP.NET
5 60 (67.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (52.81%) WCF
7 39 (43.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 37 (41.57%) Moq
9 35 (39.33%) SDLC
10 34 (38.20%) NUnit
11 32 (35.96%) NHibernate
12 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
12 29 (32.58%) Scrum
12 29 (32.58%) WinForms
13 28 (31.46%) TDD
13 28 (31.46%) JavaScript
13 28 (31.46%) Greenfield Project
14 25 (28.09%) .NET Framework
15 24 (26.97%) HTML
15 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
16 21 (23.60%) Unit Testing
16 21 (23.60%) Entity Framework
17 20 (22.47%) MVVM
18 19 (21.35%) SQL
19 18 (20.22%) Test Automation
20 17 (19.10%) AngularJS
20 17 (19.10%) Windows
21 16 (17.98%) CSS
21 16 (17.98%) BDD

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.98%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (43.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (41.57%) Moq
3 34 (38.20%) NUnit
4 16 (17.98%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (11.24%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (8.99%) JUnit
7 6 (6.74%) Mockito
8 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.25%) Selenium
9 2 (2.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 62 (69.66%) Developer
2 58 (65.17%) .NET Developer
3 21 (23.60%) Software Engineer
4 20 (22.47%) Lead .NET Developer
4 20 (22.47%) Lead Developer
5 16 (17.98%) Senior Developer
6 15 (16.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 14 (15.73%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.99%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.87%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
13 2 (2.25%) Java Engineer
13 2 (2.25%) Java Software Engineer
13 2 (2.25%) Junior
13 2 (2.25%) Trainee Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (78.65%) ASP.NET
3 60 (67.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (52.81%) WCF
5 32 (35.96%) NHibernate
6 29 (32.58%) WinForms
7 25 (28.09%) .NET Framework
8 24 (26.97%) HTML
9 21 (23.60%) Entity Framework
10 17 (19.10%) AngularJS
11 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 16 (17.98%) CSS
12 11 (12.36%) jQuery
13 8 (8.99%) Spring
14 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (7.87%) Hibernate
14 7 (7.87%) RESTful
14 7 (7.87%) Web Services
14 7 (7.87%) XML
14 7 (7.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (17.98%) Music Streaming
3 2 (2.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (95.51%) MVC
2 70 (78.65%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (39.33%) SDLC
4 29 (32.58%) Scrum
4 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
5 28 (31.46%) TDD
6 21 (23.60%) Unit Testing
7 20 (22.47%) MVVM
8 18 (20.22%) Test Automation
9 16 (17.98%) BDD
9 16 (17.98%) Kanban
9 16 (17.98%) Web Application Development
10 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.99%) Line Management
12 8 (8.99%) System Testing
13 7 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (7.87%) Process Management
13 7 (7.87%) Workflow
14 1 (1.12%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (97.75%) C#
2 28 (31.46%) JavaScript
3 19 (21.35%) SQL
4 14 (15.73%) Java
5 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.87%) XPath
5 7 (7.87%) XQuery
6 3 (3.37%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) Python
8 1 (1.12%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.49%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.49%) Google
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle