The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 22 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.03% 4.76% 5.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.60% 10.53% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 15
Average salary £57,500 £115,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £115,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £120,000 £106,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 114 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.04% 45.24% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 85 110
Average salary £57,500 £85,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

WPF
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Canary Wharf region.

WPF Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

WPF
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Back Office
4 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Workflow
4 4 (50.00%) CruiseControl
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) MVVM
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Equities
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) Derivative

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Release Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Equities
1 2 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) MVVM
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft