The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 34 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.97% 5.00% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 15.38% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 7
Average salary £115,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 104 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 38.56% 32.50% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 73 90 52
Average salary £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £78,800 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (92.59%) C#
2 21 (77.78%) .NET
3 19 (70.37%) MVVM
4 13 (48.15%) WinForms
5 12 (44.44%) Front Office
5 12 (44.44%) Back Office
5 12 (44.44%) Workflow
5 12 (44.44%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) Silverlight
5 12 (44.44%) PL/SQL
5 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 9 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 6 (22.22%) Banking
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (18.52%) Java
9 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (11.11%) OOD
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle
10 3 (11.11%) OOP
10 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 3 (11.11%) Spring
10 3 (11.11%) Guice
10 3 (11.11%) Guava
10 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) HBase
1 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (44.44%) Front Office
1 12 (44.44%) Back Office
2 6 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 6 (22.22%) .NET Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) WinForms
3 12 (44.44%) WCF
3 12 (44.44%) Silverlight
4 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.11%) Spring
4 3 (11.11%) Guice
4 3 (11.11%) Guava
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (7.41%) Derivative
2 2 (7.41%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) MVVM
2 12 (44.44%) Workflow
3 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 3 (11.11%) OOD
4 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) Clojure
4 2 (7.41%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle