Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 26 88
Rank change year-on-year -35 +62 -11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 30 121 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.41% 9.14% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.50% 19.93% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 95 18
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,377 £41,438
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% -0.15% +18.40%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £46,994 £48,250 £49,300
South West median annual salary £42,029 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.58% +3.44% +14.29%

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 353 607 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 40.11% 45.85% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 299 511 522
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +3.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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 -1 24 £42,029 +1.58% 8
Bath -18 4 £40,000 +6.67%
WPF
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) C#
3 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (80.00%) MVC
4 24 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (70.00%) Test Automation
7 18 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (56.67%) System Testing
8 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (36.67%) Xamarin
10 10 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 10 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
11 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
11 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
13 6 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (20.00%) WinForms
13 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 5 (16.67%) Scrum
15 4 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
15 4 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (13.33%) Service Management
15 4 (13.33%) Oracle
15 4 (13.33%) SQL
15 4 (13.33%) MVVM

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 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Customer Support Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Trainee
8 3 (10.00%) Trainee Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
9 2 (6.67%) WPF Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Azure Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Azure Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (20.00%) WinForms
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (6.67%) Code First Entity Framework
7 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.67%) Node.js
7 2 (6.67%) WCF
8 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) MVC
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 17 (56.67%) System Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (13.33%) MVVM
8 4 (13.33%) Service Management
9 3 (10.00%) BDD
9 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) OpenUP
9 3 (10.00%) People Management
9 3 (10.00%) TDD
9 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
10 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Xamarin
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) SAP