Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 75 51
Rank change year-on-year -13 -24 +40
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 30 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.18% 2.50% 5.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 5.02% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 46
Somerset median annual salary £43,515 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.04% -14.77% +17.33%
10th Percentile £40,814 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,450 £47,625
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,688 £42,000
% change year-on-year -1.69% -3.12% +12.00%

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 582 598 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 52.62% 49.79% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 378 505 575
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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
Taunton -12 8 £42,265 +5.66%
Bath +10 3 £45,000 -3.23%
WPF
South West

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for WPF.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
3 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
4 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (76.92%) System Testing
5 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (53.85%) Hadoop
6 7 (53.85%) Thought Leadership
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (38.46%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (23.08%) SDLC
9 3 (23.08%) BDD
9 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
9 3 (23.08%) TDD
9 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
9 3 (23.08%) WCF
10 2 (15.38%) CSS
10 2 (15.38%) HTML
10 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
10 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving

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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Hadoop
2 4 (30.77%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.69%) Moq
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) .NET Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
4 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
3 10 (76.92%) System Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Thought Leadership
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Analytics
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Xamarin