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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 179 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
-78 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1887 3197 3210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.70% 2.65% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.54% 6.58% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 2814 2944
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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
41588 48588 45441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 40.23% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35399 40815 39560
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015 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 17 April 2015. 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 -78 1783 £45,000 - 267
London -59 800 £57,500 -4.16% 100
South East -78 323 £42,500 - 47
City of London -54 139 £62,500 +4.16% 40
North West -40 135 £40,000 +6.66% 23
East of England -63 106 £44,000 +3.52% 21
South West -28 101 £35,000 - 23
West Midlands -23 99 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Manchester +20 93 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Yorkshire -66 89 £35,000 -6.66% 14
East Midlands -40 86 £40,000 - 14
West Yorkshire -43 67 £37,500 - 9
Kent +1 61 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Leeds -19 58 £36,250 -0.68% 8
Scotland -16 55 £38,500 -9.41% 6
Berkshire -36 54 £42,500 +8.97% 12
Surrey -68 46 £47,500 - 5
North East +2 44 £40,000 +33.33% 10
Hampshire -15 44 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Nottinghamshire -21 44 £40,000 - 8
Oxfordshire -1 43 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Birmingham +7 41 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Nottingham -19 39 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Edinburgh +20 38 £38,500 +3.35% 5
Buckinghamshire -26 38 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Cambridgeshire -14 35 £51,250 +28.12% 12
Reading -13 32 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Cambridge -17 30 £52,500 +31.25% 10
Tyne and Wear +3 29 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Cheshire -52 29 £30,000 -20.00% 9

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3826 (97.18%) C#
2 3444 (87.48%) .NET
3 2273 (57.73%) SQL Server
4 2245 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
5 2089 (53.06%) WCF
6 1993 (50.62%) ASP.NET
7 1737 (44.12%) MVC
8 1483 (37.67%) TDD
9 1434 (36.42%) SQL
10 1309 (33.25%) WinForms
11 1288 (32.72%) Windows
12 1278 (32.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1221 (31.01%) Scrum
14 1206 (30.63%) Microsoft
15 1092 (27.74%) HTML
16 1043 (26.49%) JavaScript
17 1023 (25.98%) Finance
18 996 (25.30%) .NET Framework
19 956 (24.28%) MVVM
20 889 (22.58%) NUnit
21 803 (20.40%) Software Engineering
22 766 (19.46%) CSS
23 762 (19.35%) OO
24 728 (18.49%) Rhino Mocks
25 708 (17.98%) Moq
26 676 (17.17%) Degree
27 667 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
28 634 (16.10%) LINQ
29 612 (15.54%) Silverlight
30 596 (15.14%) Kanban

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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
1 269 (6.83%) SharePoint
2 114 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
3 113 (2.87%) IIS
4 91 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 38 (0.97%) Node.js
6 33 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
7 27 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 26 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 20 (0.51%) JBoss
10 19 (0.48%) Umbraco
11 17 (0.43%) NServiceBus
11 17 (0.43%) CMS
12 15 (0.38%) WebSphere
13 14 (0.36%) FormScape
14 13 (0.33%) SharePoint Foundation
15 9 (0.23%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.20%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.20%) Apache
17 7 (0.18%) Orchard CMS
18 5 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 385 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 88 (2.24%) MS Office
3 34 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.64%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.051%) MS Project
5 2 (0.051%) Simulink
5 2 (0.051%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.025%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 46 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.66%) RMDS
3 9 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.15%) Sage 200
4 6 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.15%) Sage CRM
5 5 (0.13%) Agresso
5 5 (0.13%) Line 500
5 5 (0.13%) Magento
6 4 (0.10%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.076%) ReMetrica
8 1 (0.025%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 94 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (0.58%) SaaS
3 20 (0.51%) Office 365
4 13 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.076%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.051%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.025%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.025%) GitHub
8 1 (0.025%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (2.46%) Internet
2 60 (1.52%) Broadband
2 60 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 26 (0.66%) HTTP
4 22 (0.56%) Ethernet
5 12 (0.30%) DNS
6 10 (0.25%) CTI
7 9 (0.23%) Modbus
8 8 (0.20%) Intranet
9 7 (0.18%) Network Security
9 7 (0.18%) FTP
10 5 (0.13%) VPN
10 5 (0.13%) Skype
11 4 (0.10%) Wireless
11 4 (0.10%) UMTS
12 3 (0.076%) SMTP
12 3 (0.076%) DHCP
13 2 (0.051%) GPRS
13 2 (0.051%) GSM
13 2 (0.051%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2273 (57.73%) SQL Server
2 298 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 167 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 148 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 147 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 136 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 115 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 86 (2.18%) Big Data
9 62 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 59 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 50 (1.27%) MySQL
12 49 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
13 41 (1.04%) NoSQL
14 38 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
15 29 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
16 25 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 19 (0.48%) MongoDB
18 18 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
18 18 (0.46%) Oracle9i Database
19 14 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 889 (22.58%) NUnit
2 728 (18.49%) Rhino Mocks
3 708 (17.98%) Moq
4 468 (11.89%) Visual Studio
5 442 (11.23%) MSTest
6 392 (9.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 304 (7.72%) Subversion
8 95 (2.41%) Git (software)
9 87 (2.21%) ReSharper
10 67 (1.70%) SoapUI
11 56 (1.42%) TeamCity
12 46 (1.17%) MSBuild
13 39 (0.99%) JIRA
14 35 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 31 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
16 30 (0.76%) Selenium
17 23 (0.58%) Jenkins
18 18 (0.46%) SpecFlow
18 18 (0.46%) Microsoft Blend
19 17 (0.43%) CruiseControl
General
1 1023 (25.98%) Finance
2 467 (11.86%) Banking
3 296 (7.52%) Front Office
4 209 (5.31%) Retail
5 201 (5.11%) Investment Banking
6 144 (3.66%) Games
7 134 (3.40%) Telecoms
8 75 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 64 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 52 (1.32%) Back Office
11 42 (1.07%) Publishing
12 41 (1.04%) Electronics
13 35 (0.89%) Retail Banking
14 32 (0.81%) Legal
15 29 (0.74%) Marketing
16 24 (0.61%) Music Industry
17 23 (0.58%) Law
17 23 (0.58%) Advertising
18 18 (0.46%) Financial Institution
18 18 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3299 (83.79%) Developer
2 1651 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 1539 (39.09%) C# Developer
4 728 (18.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 502 (12.75%) Software Developer
6 431 (10.95%) Senior Developer
7 407 (10.34%) Software Engineer
8 270 (6.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 245 (6.22%) WPF Developer
10 233 (5.92%) ASP.NET Developer
11 197 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
12 184 (4.67%) Junior
13 171 (4.34%) Senior .NET Developer
14 170 (4.32%) Junior Developer
15 166 (4.22%) Graduate
16 152 (3.86%) C# Software Engineer
17 133 (3.38%) C# Software Developer
18 130 (3.30%) Agile C# Developer
19 128 (3.25%) Graduate Developer
20 108 (2.74%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3444 (87.48%) .NET
2 2089 (53.06%) WCF
3 1993 (50.62%) ASP.NET
4 1309 (33.25%) WinForms
5 1278 (32.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1092 (27.74%) HTML
7 996 (25.30%) .NET Framework
8 766 (19.46%) CSS
9 634 (16.10%) LINQ
10 612 (15.54%) Silverlight
11 574 (14.58%) Castle Windsor
12 571 (14.50%) XML
13 559 (14.20%) HTML5
14 512 (13.00%) Web Services
15 461 (11.71%) jQuery
16 455 (11.56%) Ninject
17 454 (11.53%) Unity DI Container
18 438 (11.13%) NHibernate
19 428 (10.87%) Entity Framework
20 424 (10.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 461 (11.71%) Computer Science
2 457 (11.61%) Inversion of Control
3 229 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
4 171 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
5 166 (4.22%) Derivative
6 161 (4.09%) Client/Server
7 134 (3.40%) Mathematics
8 130 (3.30%) Social Network
9 124 (3.15%) N-Tier
10 120 (3.05%) Fixed Income
11 119 (3.02%) Hedge funds
12 114 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 113 (2.87%) Tandem
14 88 (2.24%) Mobile App
15 78 (1.98%) Equities
16 66 (1.68%) Private Cloud
17 54 (1.37%) User Experience
18 47 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
19 46 (1.17%) Spread Betting
20 38 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1288 (32.72%) Windows
2 180 (4.57%) Android
3 158 (4.01%) Apple iOS
4 85 (2.16%) Windows Phone
5 52 (1.32%) UNIX
5 52 (1.32%) Linux
6 42 (1.07%) Windows 8
7 33 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
8 17 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 17 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
9 14 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
10 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.13%) Windows CE
14 4 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.10%) BlackBerry OS
15 2 (0.051%) CentOS
15 2 (0.051%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.051%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2245 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 1737 (44.12%) MVC
3 1483 (37.67%) TDD
4 1221 (31.01%) Scrum
5 956 (24.28%) MVVM
6 803 (20.40%) Software Engineering
7 762 (19.35%) OO
8 667 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
9 596 (15.14%) Kanban
10 576 (14.63%) Web Application Development
11 521 (13.23%) Dependency Injection
12 413 (10.49%) Multithreading
13 371 (9.42%) Unit Testing
14 306 (7.77%) BDD
15 292 (7.42%) OOP
16 219 (5.56%) OOD
16 219 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
17 211 (5.36%) Web Development
18 185 (4.70%) UML
19 167 (4.24%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3826 (97.18%) C#
2 1434 (36.42%) SQL
3 1043 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 587 (14.91%) VB.NET
5 557 (14.15%) T-SQL
6 457 (11.61%) C++
7 251 (6.38%) VB
8 248 (6.30%) Java
9 148 (3.76%) XAML
10 110 (2.79%) C
11 86 (2.18%) VBA
12 53 (1.35%) VB6
13 47 (1.19%) PL/SQL
14 44 (1.12%) PHP
15 42 (1.07%) Python
16 36 (0.91%) VC++
17 29 (0.74%) PowerShell
18 26 (0.66%) F#
19 24 (0.61%) XPath
20 19 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 676 (17.17%) Degree
2 83 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 37 (0.94%) MCP
5 27 (0.69%) MCSD
6 22 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.46%) PhD
8 16 (0.41%) HND
8 16 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 12 (0.30%) MCITP
10 11 (0.28%) ISEB
10 11 (0.28%) MCDBA
11 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 8 (0.20%) MCSE
12 7 (0.18%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.10%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.076%) HNC
14 3 (0.076%) MCAD
14 3 (0.076%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.051%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (2.87%) QA
2 75 (1.91%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.38%) SLA
3 15 (0.38%) PMBOK
4 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.076%) TickIT
7 3 (0.076%) COBIT
7 3 (0.076%) EMIR
7 3 (0.076%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.076%) GAMP
8 2 (0.051%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.025%) Basel III
9 1 (0.025%) Solvency II
System Software
1 67 (1.70%) Hyper-V
2 48 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.18%) Firmware
5 5 (0.13%) HDFS
6 3 (0.076%) vSphere
6 3 (0.076%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (0.25%) MOM
2 3 (0.076%) Control-M
2 3 (0.076%) Puppet
2 3 (0.076%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.051%) MIIS
4 1 (0.025%) WMI
Vendors
1 1206 (30.63%) Microsoft
2 220 (5.59%) Oracle
3 115 (2.92%) Twitter
4 105 (2.67%) Facebook
5 68 (1.73%) Apple
6 55 (1.40%) TIBCO
7 46 (1.17%) Telerik
8 38 (0.97%) DevExpress
9 36 (0.91%) Sybase
10 31 (0.79%) ION Trading
11 26 (0.66%) Xamarin
12 23 (0.58%) VMware
13 21 (0.53%) Google
14 20 (0.51%) Sage
15 15 (0.38%) SAP
16 13 (0.33%) Bloomberg
16 13 (0.33%) Infragistics
17 12 (0.30%) TOWER Software
17 12 (0.30%) Charles River
18 11 (0.28%) Informatica
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Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + good benefits
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
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Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Based on experience +Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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