The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 142 99 109
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2225 2786 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.91% 2.62% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.03% 6.63% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2064 2513 2724
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,650 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44238 42026 47482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 39.51% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37202 36393 41776
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WPF
Salary Trend

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

WPF Salary Trend in the UK

WPF
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

WPF Salary Histogram in the UK

WPF
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -42 2125 £42,500 -5.55% 251
London -66 899 £55,000 -8.33% 110
South East -54 362 £42,500 - 30
North West +6 208 £37,500 +7.14% 17
East of England -23 191 £42,500 +6.25% 10
City of London -79 176 £60,000 -1.23% 44
East Midlands -17 139 £39,000 +4.00% 21
West Midlands +10 132 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Yorkshire -31 99 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Manchester +10 97 £40,000 +14.28% 9
South West -1 91 £36,750 +5.00% 25
West Yorkshire -20 77 £37,500 +4.16% 13
Surrey -37 75 £52,500 +11.70% 5
Leeds +13 73 £37,500 -2.59% 11
Cheshire -1 70 £35,000 - 4
Nottinghamshire +5 68 £38,000 +1.33% 13
East Sussex -15 64 £41,500 -5.68% 2
Berkshire +10 61 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Brighton -12 61 £41,500 -5.68%
Scotland -27 55 £42,000 +5.00% 10
Kent +2 54 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Cambridgeshire +9 53 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Bedfordshire -1 52 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Cambridge +6 47 £37,500 - 4
Essex -9 46 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Nottingham -10 46 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Staffordshire +13 43 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Leicestershire +2 37 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hampshire -28 36 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Birmingham +13 35 £38,750 +10.71% 2

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 4882 (96.12%) C#
2 4453 (87.67%) .NET
3 2973 (58.54%) SQL Server
4 2885 (56.80%) WCF
5 2507 (49.36%) ASP.NET
6 1928 (37.96%) SQL
7 1887 (37.15%) MVC
8 1869 (36.80%) TDD
9 1789 (35.22%) WinForms
10 1587 (31.25%) Windows
11 1493 (29.40%) Microsoft
12 1464 (28.82%) Scrum
13 1339 (26.36%) Finance
14 1330 (26.19%) .NET Framework
15 1278 (25.16%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1203 (23.69%) MVVM
17 1150 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
18 1141 (22.47%) OO
19 1128 (22.21%) HTML
20 1092 (21.50%) JavaScript
21 1031 (20.30%) NUnit
22 924 (18.19%) Degree
23 859 (16.91%) CSS
24 839 (16.52%) Software Engineering
25 832 (16.38%) Silverlight
26 766 (15.08%) Rhino Mocks
27 724 (14.25%) LINQ
28 710 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
28 710 (13.98%) Web Services
29 680 (13.39%) Moq

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 390 (7.68%) SharePoint
2 162 (3.19%) IIS
3 153 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
4 136 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 60 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 50 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
7 37 (0.73%) Tomcat
8 36 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 25 (0.49%) Node.js
10 24 (0.47%) NServiceBus
11 23 (0.45%) MQSeries
12 22 (0.43%) Apache
13 20 (0.39%) Adobe CQ
14 11 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
14 11 (0.22%) ArcGIS
14 11 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
15 10 (0.20%) ColdFusion
16 9 (0.18%) CMS
17 8 (0.16%) Confluence
17 8 (0.16%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 549 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 61 (1.20%) MS Office
3 24 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 16 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 14 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.24%) Fireworks
7 7 (0.14%) Simulink
8 4 (0.079%) MS Project
8 4 (0.079%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.059%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.059%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.020%) Zemax
10 1 (0.020%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 87 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.32%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.12%) assyst
4 6 (0.12%) Magento
5 2 (0.039%) Endur
5 2 (0.039%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.039%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.039%) Line 500
6 1 (0.020%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.020%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.020%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.020%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.020%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.020%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.020%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 62 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (0.41%) GitHub
3 14 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.18%) SaaS
5 5 (0.098%) Force.com
6 1 (0.020%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.020%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.020%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.020%) Office 365
6 1 (0.020%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 159 (3.13%) Internet
2 42 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 36 (0.71%) Broadband
4 30 (0.59%) HTTP
5 21 (0.41%) Intranet
6 17 (0.33%) Ethernet
6 17 (0.33%) UMTS
7 15 (0.30%) GSM
7 15 (0.30%) NFC
8 13 (0.26%) SMPP
8 13 (0.26%) SMS
9 11 (0.22%) Modbus
10 9 (0.18%) VoIP
11 8 (0.16%) FTP
12 4 (0.079%) Firewall
13 3 (0.059%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.059%) iBeacon
13 3 (0.059%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.039%) LDAP
14 2 (0.039%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2973 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 530 (10.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 422 (8.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 259 (5.10%) Relational Database
5 196 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 195 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 191 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 123 (2.42%) RDBMS
9 104 (2.05%) Oracle Database
10 61 (1.20%) NoSQL
11 59 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
12 55 (1.08%) MySQL
13 51 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
13 51 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 45 (0.89%) Big Data
15 43 (0.85%) MongoDB
16 31 (0.61%) SQLite
17 30 (0.59%) RavenDB
18 25 (0.49%) CouchDB
19 22 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1031 (20.30%) NUnit
2 766 (15.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 680 (13.39%) Moq
4 651 (12.82%) Visual Studio
5 492 (9.69%) MSTest
6 460 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 369 (7.27%) Subversion
8 87 (1.71%) TeamCity
9 72 (1.42%) Jenkins
10 68 (1.34%) Git (software)
11 67 (1.32%) MSBuild
12 54 (1.06%) SpecFlow
13 45 (0.89%) JUnit
14 44 (0.87%) ReSharper
15 41 (0.81%) JIRA
15 41 (0.81%) CruiseControl
16 38 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
17 33 (0.65%) Microsoft Blend
18 32 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
19 29 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1339 (26.36%) Finance
2 525 (10.34%) Banking
3 446 (8.78%) Front Office
4 272 (5.36%) Investment Banking
5 230 (4.53%) Retail
6 141 (2.78%) Games
7 135 (2.66%) Telecoms
8 78 (1.54%) Marketing
9 60 (1.18%) Back Office
10 52 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 42 (0.83%) Electronics
12 38 (0.75%) Law
13 34 (0.67%) Advertising
14 33 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.49%) Legal
16 24 (0.47%) Music Industry
17 11 (0.22%) Publishing
17 11 (0.22%) Automotive
18 9 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 4367 (85.98%) Developer
2 2381 (46.88%) C# Developer
3 1988 (39.14%) .NET Developer
4 1167 (22.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 741 (14.59%) Senior Developer
6 659 (12.97%) Software Developer
7 433 (8.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 397 (7.82%) Senior C# Developer
9 365 (7.19%) Software Engineer
10 355 (6.99%) WPF Developer
11 340 (6.69%) ASP.NET Developer
12 325 (6.40%) Senior .NET Developer
13 260 (5.12%) Junior
14 248 (4.88%) Junior Developer
15 230 (4.53%) C# Software Developer
16 206 (4.06%) Programmer
17 194 (3.82%) Lead Developer
18 193 (3.80%) .NET Software Developer
19 186 (3.66%) C# Software Engineer
20 173 (3.41%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4453 (87.67%) .NET
2 2885 (56.80%) WCF
3 2507 (49.36%) ASP.NET
4 1789 (35.22%) WinForms
5 1330 (26.19%) .NET Framework
6 1278 (25.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1128 (22.21%) HTML
8 859 (16.91%) CSS
9 832 (16.38%) Silverlight
10 724 (14.25%) LINQ
11 710 (13.98%) Web Services
12 606 (11.93%) Castle Windsor
13 592 (11.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 572 (11.26%) XML
15 556 (10.95%) NHibernate
16 554 (10.91%) HTML5
17 509 (10.02%) jQuery
18 485 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 474 (9.33%) Unity DI Container
20 445 (8.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 674 (13.27%) Computer Science
2 454 (8.94%) Inversion of Control
3 266 (5.24%) N-Tier
4 247 (4.86%) Hedge funds
5 206 (4.06%) Derivative
6 205 (4.04%) Mathematics
7 195 (3.84%) Client/Server
8 179 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 161 (3.17%) Fixed Income
10 158 (3.11%) Tandem
10 158 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
11 142 (2.80%) Equities
12 97 (1.91%) Open Source
13 86 (1.69%) Social Network
14 72 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
15 56 (1.10%) Blog
16 53 (1.04%) Physics
17 44 (0.87%) Mobile App
18 42 (0.83%) GIS
19 39 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1587 (31.25%) Windows
2 137 (2.70%) Android
3 112 (2.21%) Apple iOS
4 78 (1.54%) Linux
5 60 (1.18%) Windows Phone
6 52 (1.02%) UNIX
7 31 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 29 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
10 16 (0.32%) Windows CE
11 12 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
13 7 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.098%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.079%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.059%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.059%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.039%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.039%) Solaris
17 2 (0.039%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1887 (37.15%) MVC
2 1869 (36.80%) TDD
3 1464 (28.82%) Scrum
4 1203 (23.69%) MVVM
5 1150 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
6 1141 (22.47%) OO
7 839 (16.52%) Software Engineering
8 710 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
9 671 (13.21%) Multithreading
10 654 (12.88%) Kanban
11 581 (11.44%) Web Application Development
12 556 (10.95%) Unit Testing
13 537 (10.57%) Dependency Injection
14 398 (7.84%) BDD
15 311 (6.12%) OOP
16 295 (5.81%) OOD
17 226 (4.45%) Web Development
18 212 (4.17%) SOA
19 204 (4.02%) E-Commerce
20 191 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4882 (96.12%) C#
2 1928 (37.96%) SQL
3 1092 (21.50%) JavaScript
4 645 (12.70%) T-SQL
5 594 (11.70%) VB.NET
6 528 (10.40%) C++
7 372 (7.32%) Java
8 304 (5.99%) VB
9 214 (4.21%) XAML
10 133 (2.62%) VBA
11 109 (2.15%) PowerShell
12 103 (2.03%) C
13 97 (1.91%) Python
14 93 (1.83%) VB6
15 63 (1.24%) Perl
16 62 (1.22%) PHP
17 61 (1.20%) PL/SQL
18 47 (0.93%) VC++
19 43 (0.85%) XPath
20 39 (0.77%) F#
Qualifications
1 924 (18.19%) Degree
2 446 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 346 (6.81%) MCP
4 344 (6.77%) MCSD
5 328 (6.46%) MCAD
6 324 (6.38%) MCTS
7 34 (0.67%) Security Cleared
8 24 (0.47%) PhD
9 10 (0.20%) MCSE
9 10 (0.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 8 (0.16%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.14%) MCITP
12 6 (0.12%) MCPD
13 5 (0.098%) CFA
14 3 (0.059%) CISSP
14 3 (0.059%) HNC
14 3 (0.059%) HND
15 2 (0.039%) ISEB
15 2 (0.039%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.039%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (2.01%) QA
2 31 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.39%) EMIR
3 20 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (0.32%) UCITS
5 11 (0.22%) Basel III
5 11 (0.22%) ISO 8583
5 11 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.079%) SLA
7 3 (0.059%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.039%) TickIT
8 2 (0.039%) GAMP
8 2 (0.039%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.020%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.059%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.059%) XenApp
3 3 (0.059%) HDFS
4 1 (0.020%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 30 (0.59%) Puppet
2 24 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.28%) Vagrant
4 12 (0.24%) MOM
5 4 (0.079%) Control-M
6 2 (0.039%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.020%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1493 (29.40%) Microsoft
2 411 (8.09%) Oracle
3 66 (1.30%) Twitter
4 64 (1.26%) DevExpress
5 62 (1.22%) Telerik
6 60 (1.18%) Facebook
7 47 (0.93%) TIBCO
8 46 (0.91%) Sitecore
9 32 (0.63%) Bloomberg
9 32 (0.63%) Infragistics
9 32 (0.63%) Adobe
10 30 (0.59%) Sybase
11 24 (0.47%) IBM
12 23 (0.45%) VMware
13 17 (0.33%) Tableau
13 17 (0.33%) Apple
14 15 (0.30%) Red Gate
14 15 (0.30%) Syncfusion
15 14 (0.28%) Xamarin
16 13 (0.26%) Google
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Salary: £30000.00 - £42500.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum £25,000 to £35,000 + Bonus
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £45,000 to £65,000 + Bonus
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Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
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Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
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