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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 148 116 107
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2166 2763 2899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.90% 2.50% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 6.10% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 2511 2725
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
41893 45267 44785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.77% 40.91% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35874 38898 39507
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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 -39 2045 £45,000 - 262
London -32 949 £55,000 - 86
South East -78 302 £40,000 -5.88% 48
Yorkshire +17 184 £40,000 +11.11% 32
City of London -57 184 £62,500 +13.63% 35
East of England -20 161 £45,000 +20.00% 22
West Yorkshire +30 152 £40,000 +11.11% 23
North West -76 137 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Leeds +45 134 £40,000 +14.28% 20
East Midlands -22 120 £40,000 - 9
West Midlands +2 110 £40,000 +6.66% 13
South West -35 75 £35,000 - 14
Scotland +39 69 £38,500 -3.75% 11
Kent +8 67 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Manchester -45 59 £35,000 - 11
Cheshire -41 57 £37,500 +5.63% 13
Surrey -47 53 £42,500 -19.04% 8
Nottinghamshire -19 52 £40,000 - 7
Bedfordshire +3 49 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Bedford +9 48 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Berkshire -11 47 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Nottingham -19 46 £40,000 - 6
Edinburgh +26 43 £38,500 -3.75% 5
Buckinghamshire -18 39 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Cambridgeshire -15 37 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Essex +1 36 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Oxfordshire -8 35 £47,000 +17.50% 8
North East +1 34 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Tyne and Wear +12 33 £32,500 +22.64% 5
Milton Keynes -1 32 £45,000 +12.50% 3

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4314 (96.25%) C#
2 3958 (88.31%) .NET
3 2795 (62.36%) SQL Server
4 2562 (57.16%) Agile Software Development
5 2499 (55.76%) WCF
6 2368 (52.83%) ASP.NET
7 1958 (43.69%) MVC
8 1762 (39.31%) SQL
9 1648 (36.77%) TDD
10 1564 (34.90%) WinForms
11 1380 (30.79%) Scrum
12 1366 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1342 (29.94%) Windows
14 1300 (29.00%) Microsoft
15 1244 (27.76%) .NET Framework
16 1228 (27.40%) HTML
17 1207 (26.93%) JavaScript
18 1168 (26.06%) Finance
19 1014 (22.62%) MVVM
20 980 (21.87%) OO
21 974 (21.73%) CSS
22 961 (21.44%) NUnit
23 822 (18.34%) Degree
24 769 (17.16%) Software Engineering
25 739 (16.49%) Rhino Mocks
26 730 (16.29%) Silverlight
27 695 (15.51%) LINQ
28 653 (14.57%) Moq
29 649 (14.48%) T-SQL
30 640 (14.28%) Continuous Integration

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 383 (8.55%) SharePoint
2 147 (3.28%) IIS
3 135 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
4 124 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 53 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
6 40 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 34 (0.76%) Node.js
8 22 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 16 (0.36%) NServiceBus
10 12 (0.27%) JBoss
11 11 (0.25%) ColdFusion
11 11 (0.25%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.22%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
13 8 (0.18%) MTS
14 6 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
14 6 (0.13%) CMS
14 6 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.13%) nginx
14 6 (0.13%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 421 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 73 (1.63%) MS Office
3 32 (0.71%) InfoPath
4 11 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.067%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.045%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.022%) Zemax
10 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.022%) Simulink
10 1 (0.022%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 70 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.31%) RMDS
3 11 (0.25%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.20%) Line 500
5 5 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.089%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.067%) Magento
8 2 (0.045%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.045%) ReMetrica
8 2 (0.045%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.045%) TIBCO iProcess
8 2 (0.045%) Beauchamp
8 2 (0.045%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.045%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.022%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 49 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (0.54%) SaaS
4 16 (0.36%) GitHub
5 5 (0.11%) Office 365
6 3 (0.067%) Force.com
7 1 (0.022%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.022%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.022%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.022%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (2.70%) Internet
2 48 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 40 (0.89%) Broadband
3 40 (0.89%) HTTP
4 23 (0.51%) Ethernet
5 14 (0.31%) Intranet
6 12 (0.27%) FTP
7 8 (0.18%) GSM
7 8 (0.18%) SMS
7 8 (0.18%) UMTS
7 8 (0.18%) VoIP
7 8 (0.18%) SMPP
7 8 (0.18%) NFC
8 5 (0.11%) CTI
9 4 (0.089%) Firewall
10 3 (0.067%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.045%) DNS
11 2 (0.045%) Modbus
11 2 (0.045%) Profibus
12 1 (0.022%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2795 (62.36%) SQL Server
2 469 (10.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 280 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 208 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 208 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 183 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 181 (4.04%) Relational Database
7 104 (2.32%) Oracle Database
8 97 (2.16%) RDBMS
9 59 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
10 56 (1.25%) MySQL
11 45 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
12 42 (0.94%) NoSQL
13 41 (0.91%) Big Data
14 35 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
15 34 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (0.69%) SQLite
17 28 (0.62%) MongoDB
18 26 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 961 (21.44%) NUnit
2 739 (16.49%) Rhino Mocks
3 653 (14.57%) Moq
4 528 (11.78%) Visual Studio
5 441 (9.84%) MSTest
6 432 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 342 (7.63%) Subversion
8 111 (2.48%) Git (software)
9 84 (1.87%) TeamCity
10 67 (1.49%) MSBuild
11 45 (1.00%) ReSharper
12 39 (0.87%) Jenkins
13 37 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
14 35 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
15 30 (0.67%) JIRA
16 26 (0.58%) Xcode
17 25 (0.56%) SpecFlow
18 24 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
18 24 (0.54%) Microsoft Blend
19 23 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 1168 (26.06%) Finance
2 503 (11.22%) Banking
3 331 (7.39%) Front Office
4 239 (5.33%) Investment Banking
5 212 (4.73%) Retail
6 117 (2.61%) Games
7 113 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 79 (1.76%) Back Office
9 59 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 43 (0.96%) Advertising
11 40 (0.89%) Electronics
12 37 (0.83%) Legal
13 34 (0.76%) Marketing
14 28 (0.62%) Law
15 25 (0.56%) Music Industry
16 21 (0.47%) Financial Institution
17 17 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.36%) Multimedia
18 16 (0.36%) Retail Banking
19 15 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3878 (86.52%) Developer
2 1978 (44.13%) C# Developer
3 1721 (38.40%) .NET Developer
4 992 (22.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 614 (13.70%) Software Developer
6 563 (12.56%) Senior Developer
7 431 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 319 (7.12%) ASP.NET Developer
9 314 (7.01%) Software Engineer
10 307 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
11 288 (6.43%) WPF Developer
12 240 (5.35%) Junior
13 227 (5.06%) Junior Developer
14 211 (4.71%) Senior .NET Developer
15 184 (4.11%) Graduate
15 184 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
16 168 (3.75%) Graduate Developer
17 150 (3.35%) Architect
18 140 (3.12%) .NET Software Developer
19 134 (2.99%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3958 (88.31%) .NET
2 2499 (55.76%) WCF
3 2368 (52.83%) ASP.NET
4 1564 (34.90%) WinForms
5 1366 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1244 (27.76%) .NET Framework
7 1228 (27.40%) HTML
8 974 (21.73%) CSS
9 730 (16.29%) Silverlight
10 695 (15.51%) LINQ
11 629 (14.03%) Web Services
12 600 (13.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 589 (13.14%) XML
14 587 (13.10%) Castle Windsor
15 559 (12.47%) HTML5
16 557 (12.43%) jQuery
17 497 (11.09%) NHibernate
18 485 (10.82%) Ajax
19 430 (9.59%) Unity DI Container
20 403 (8.99%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 523 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 434 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
3 196 (4.37%) Mathematics
4 188 (4.19%) N-Tier
5 186 (4.15%) Client/Server
6 184 (4.11%) Hedge funds
7 169 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
8 149 (3.32%) Derivative
9 147 (3.28%) Tandem
10 146 (3.26%) Fixed Income
11 136 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 116 (2.59%) Social Network
13 113 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
14 102 (2.28%) User Experience
15 89 (1.99%) Equities
16 67 (1.49%) Blog
17 61 (1.36%) Open Source
18 54 (1.20%) Physics
19 51 (1.14%) Mobile App
20 41 (0.91%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1342 (29.94%) Windows
2 171 (3.82%) Android
3 136 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 58 (1.29%) Windows Phone
5 57 (1.27%) Linux
6 40 (0.89%) Windows 8
7 30 (0.67%) UNIX
8 27 (0.60%) Windows Phone 8
9 22 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 12 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
11 11 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.089%) Windows CE
14 4 (0.089%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.089%) VMS
15 3 (0.067%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.045%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.045%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2562 (57.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1958 (43.69%) MVC
3 1648 (36.77%) TDD
4 1380 (30.79%) Scrum
5 1014 (22.62%) MVVM
6 980 (21.87%) OO
7 769 (17.16%) Software Engineering
8 640 (14.28%) Continuous Integration
9 601 (13.41%) Kanban
10 561 (12.52%) Web Application Development
11 478 (10.66%) Dependency Injection
12 473 (10.55%) Multithreading
13 359 (8.01%) Unit Testing
14 351 (7.83%) BDD
15 296 (6.60%) OOP
16 277 (6.18%) OOD
17 261 (5.82%) Web Development
18 229 (5.11%) E-Commerce
19 211 (4.71%) SOA
20 198 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4314 (96.25%) C#
2 1762 (39.31%) SQL
3 1207 (26.93%) JavaScript
4 649 (14.48%) T-SQL
5 614 (13.70%) VB.NET
6 426 (9.50%) C++
7 278 (6.20%) Java
8 267 (5.96%) VB
9 220 (4.91%) XAML
10 125 (2.79%) VBA
11 96 (2.14%) C
12 70 (1.56%) Python
13 65 (1.45%) XPath
14 64 (1.43%) VB6
15 59 (1.32%) PHP
16 56 (1.25%) PL/SQL
17 49 (1.09%) PowerShell
18 31 (0.69%) F#
19 29 (0.65%) MATLAB
19 29 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 822 (18.34%) Degree
2 212 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 125 (2.79%) MCP
4 118 (2.63%) MCSD
5 109 (2.43%) MCTS
6 97 (2.16%) MCAD
7 22 (0.49%) PhD
8 19 (0.42%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 8 (0.18%) MCSE
10 6 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.11%) MCDBA
11 5 (0.11%) ISEB
11 5 (0.11%) HNC
11 5 (0.11%) HND
11 5 (0.11%) MCITP
11 5 (0.11%) CFA
11 5 (0.11%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.11%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.067%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (1.85%) QA
2 32 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.31%) EMIR
3 14 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (0.25%) UCITS
5 8 (0.18%) Basel III
5 8 (0.18%) SLA
5 8 (0.18%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.067%) WCAG
7 2 (0.045%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.045%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.022%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 30 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.11%) Firmware
5 4 (0.089%) Docker
6 2 (0.045%) vSphere
7 1 (0.022%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 24 (0.54%) Puppet
2 19 (0.42%) MOM
3 18 (0.40%) Vagrant
4 13 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.045%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.022%) WMI
Vendors
1 1300 (29.00%) Microsoft
2 335 (7.47%) Oracle
3 97 (2.16%) Twitter
4 94 (2.10%) Facebook
5 70 (1.56%) Telerik
6 64 (1.43%) DevExpress
7 54 (1.20%) TIBCO
8 46 (1.03%) Xamarin
9 44 (0.98%) Sybase
10 42 (0.94%) Infragistics
11 32 (0.71%) Apple
12 30 (0.67%) VMware
13 28 (0.62%) Bloomberg
14 27 (0.60%) Sitecore
15 24 (0.54%) SAP
16 23 (0.51%) ION Trading
17 22 (0.49%) Sage
17 22 (0.49%) Google
18 19 (0.42%) Red Gate
18 19 (0.42%) Adobe
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