Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 32 27
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 35 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 24.65% 9.60% 9.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.30% 17.43% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 13
Taunton median annual salary £41,377 £40,688 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +8.50% -
10th Percentile £39,104 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £42,716 £47,125 £42,950
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.96% +17.33% +7.14%

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 Taunton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 79 109 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 55.63% 55.05% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 65 83 75
Taunton median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +17.65% +4.62%
10th Percentile £28,750 £19,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £44,500 £48,750 £47,750
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Taunton

WPF
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for WPF in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Taunton region with a requirement for WPF.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) MVC
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 33 (94.29%) C#
3 26 (74.29%) SDLC
4 13 (37.14%) Finance
5 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
6 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (20.00%) Xamarin
8 6 (17.14%) System Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (11.43%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
12 2 (5.71%) RIA
12 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
12 2 (5.71%) Java
13 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
13 1 (2.86%) SQL
13 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
13 1 (2.86%) HTML

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) .NET Developer
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Lead .NET Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Lead Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Senior .NET Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Java Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) WinForms
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (100.00%) MVC
2 26 (74.29%) SDLC
3 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) System Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.86%) Line Management
7 1 (2.86%) Process Management
7 1 (2.86%) Release Management
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) TDD
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) XPath
3 1 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft