Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 54 28
Rank change year-on-year -21 -26 +53
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 32 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.27% 3.75% 8.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 9.44% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 94
Somerset median annual salary £22,500 £42,029 £41,377
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.47% +1.58% -2.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £35,000 £32,875
90th Percentile £23,750 £47,480 £48,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £41,015 £41,750
% change year-on-year -8.57% -1.76% +4.38%

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 280 339 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 37.33% 39.74% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 253 288 519
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,265 £41,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.47% +2.15% +3.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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
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 23 August 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
Bath -3 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Wincanton - 1 - - 2
WPF
South West

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Robotics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Software Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA C