The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 40 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.61% 0.53% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 2.04% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 49 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.21% 26.20% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 54 47 101
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

WPF
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

WPF Salary Trend in Croydon

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for WPF.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Parallel Computing
2 7 (58.33%) Software Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) MVVM
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) SOLID
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) EPiServer
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Software Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) C# WCF Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# WPF Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) WCF Developer
2 7 (58.33%) WPF Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) EPiServer Developer
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) MVVM
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Parallel Computing
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Software Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) SOLID
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) EPiServer