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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 152 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2010 2609 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.91% 2.51% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.14% 6.12% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1827 2352 3059
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
39076 42615 46653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.06% 41.00% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33714 35622 41545
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -39 1878 £45,000 - 277
London -40 778 £57,500 +4.54% 91
South East -55 337 £40,000 -5.88% 48
Yorkshire +13 181 £40,000 +14.28% 25
West Yorkshire +29 149 £40,000 +14.28% 21
East of England -26 146 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Leeds +56 140 £40,000 +11.11% 20
City of London -82 129 £60,000 +4.34% 33
North West -69 120 £34,000 -9.33% 32
East Midlands -29 101 £38,250 -4.37% 13
West Midlands -19 94 £43,250 +20.13% 14
South West +4 91 £35,500 +1.42% 21
Berkshire -3 77 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Scotland +20 62 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Kent -20 60 £39,250 -1.87% 4
Surrey -49 56 £37,000 -32.72% 7
Reading +8 52 £42,500 +36.00% 8
Manchester -57 49 £36,250 -3.33% 13
Hampshire -11 45 £40,000 - 5
Cheshire -50 44 £37,500 - 6
Essex +1 40 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -18 40 £47,500 +8.57% 5
Leicestershire +5 38 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Edinburgh +22 36 £38,500 +4.05% 2
North East -3 33 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Oxfordshire 0 30 £42,500 -10.52% 14
Bristol +7 29 £37,500 -28.57% 7
Nottinghamshire -31 29 £40,000 +4.57% 8
Cambridgeshire -23 28 £46,250 +23.33% 8
Derbyshire +14 27 £37,500 -6.25% 2

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4002 (96.92%) C#
2 3644 (88.25%) .NET
3 2492 (60.35%) SQL Server
4 2380 (57.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2192 (53.09%) WCF
6 2152 (52.12%) ASP.NET
7 1862 (45.10%) MVC
8 1563 (37.85%) SQL
9 1527 (36.98%) TDD
10 1403 (33.98%) WinForms
11 1337 (32.38%) Scrum
12 1330 (32.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1265 (30.64%) Microsoft
14 1264 (30.61%) Windows
15 1170 (28.34%) HTML
16 1134 (27.46%) JavaScript
17 1130 (27.37%) .NET Framework
18 1081 (26.18%) Finance
19 940 (22.77%) MVVM
20 911 (22.06%) NUnit
21 876 (21.22%) CSS
22 816 (19.76%) OO
23 807 (19.54%) Software Engineering
24 724 (17.53%) Degree
25 712 (17.24%) Rhino Mocks
26 693 (16.78%) Silverlight
27 666 (16.13%) LINQ
28 657 (15.91%) Moq
29 626 (15.16%) T-SQL
30 609 (14.75%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 360 (8.72%) SharePoint
2 119 (2.88%) IIS
3 111 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 110 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
5 51 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
6 34 (0.82%) Node.js
7 33 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 21 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 17 (0.41%) NServiceBus
10 15 (0.36%) JBoss
11 14 (0.34%) FormScape
11 14 (0.34%) Umbraco
12 12 (0.29%) SharePoint Foundation
13 9 (0.22%) MTS
14 8 (0.19%) CMS
14 8 (0.19%) nginx
14 8 (0.19%) TIBCO EMS
15 7 (0.17%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.17%) MQSeries
16 6 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 412 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 93 (2.25%) MS Office
3 28 (0.68%) InfoPath
4 23 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.024%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.024%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.024%) MS Project
7 1 (0.024%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 59 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.44%) RMDS
3 7 (0.17%) Line 500
4 6 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.12%) Magento
5 5 (0.12%) ReMetrica
6 4 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.097%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.073%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.048%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.048%) Beauchamp
8 2 (0.048%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.048%) Agresso
9 1 (0.024%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.024%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 63 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (0.58%) SaaS
4 16 (0.39%) Office 365
5 6 (0.15%) GitHub
6 2 (0.048%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.024%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.024%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (2.20%) Internet
2 66 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 51 (1.24%) Broadband
4 48 (1.16%) HTTP
5 25 (0.61%) Ethernet
6 12 (0.29%) Intranet
7 10 (0.24%) FTP
8 9 (0.22%) DNS
8 9 (0.22%) Modbus
9 8 (0.19%) SMPP
9 8 (0.19%) NFC
9 8 (0.19%) SMS
10 5 (0.12%) CTI
11 4 (0.097%) VoIP
11 4 (0.097%) SMTP
11 4 (0.097%) DHCP
12 2 (0.048%) Firewall
12 2 (0.048%) Profibus
13 1 (0.024%) AMQP
13 1 (0.024%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2492 (60.35%) SQL Server
2 373 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 211 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 208 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 179 (4.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 153 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 119 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 81 (1.96%) Oracle Database
9 72 (1.74%) RDBMS
10 71 (1.72%) Big Data
11 61 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
12 59 (1.43%) MySQL
13 47 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
14 44 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
15 38 (0.92%) NoSQL
16 25 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
16 25 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
17 23 (0.56%) MongoDB
17 23 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 18 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 911 (22.06%) NUnit
2 712 (17.24%) Rhino Mocks
3 657 (15.91%) Moq
4 481 (11.65%) Visual Studio
5 413 (10.00%) MSTest
6 396 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 312 (7.56%) Subversion
8 121 (2.93%) Git (software)
9 86 (2.08%) ReSharper
10 70 (1.70%) TeamCity
11 58 (1.40%) SoapUI
12 57 (1.38%) MSBuild
13 41 (0.99%) JIRA
14 32 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
15 30 (0.73%) Jenkins
16 27 (0.65%) Xcode
17 26 (0.63%) FitNesse
18 24 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
18 24 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 24 (0.58%) SpecFlow
General
1 1081 (26.18%) Finance
2 497 (12.04%) Banking
3 317 (7.68%) Front Office
4 229 (5.55%) Retail
5 213 (5.16%) Investment Banking
6 121 (2.93%) Games
7 113 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 79 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 63 (1.53%) Back Office
10 50 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 42 (1.02%) Legal
12 41 (0.99%) Electronics
13 38 (0.92%) Advertising
14 31 (0.75%) Retail Banking
15 30 (0.73%) Marketing
16 24 (0.58%) Music Industry
17 22 (0.53%) Publishing
17 22 (0.53%) Law
17 22 (0.53%) Multimedia
18 20 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3491 (84.55%) Developer
2 1669 (40.42%) C# Developer
3 1584 (38.36%) .NET Developer
4 803 (19.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 544 (13.18%) Software Developer
6 444 (10.75%) Senior Developer
7 377 (9.13%) Software Engineer
8 331 (8.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 267 (6.47%) WPF Developer
10 247 (5.98%) ASP.NET Developer
11 215 (5.21%) Senior C# Developer
12 182 (4.41%) Junior
13 171 (4.14%) Junior Developer
14 166 (4.02%) C# Software Developer
15 161 (3.90%) Graduate
16 155 (3.75%) Senior .NET Developer
17 141 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
18 135 (3.27%) Agile C# Developer
19 129 (3.12%) Graduate Developer
20 123 (2.98%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3644 (88.25%) .NET
2 2192 (53.09%) WCF
3 2152 (52.12%) ASP.NET
4 1403 (33.98%) WinForms
5 1330 (32.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1170 (28.34%) HTML
7 1130 (27.37%) .NET Framework
8 876 (21.22%) CSS
9 693 (16.78%) Silverlight
10 666 (16.13%) LINQ
11 607 (14.70%) XML
12 561 (13.59%) HTML5
13 557 (13.49%) Web Services
14 549 (13.30%) Castle Windsor
15 519 (12.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 516 (12.50%) jQuery
17 489 (11.84%) Ajax
18 452 (10.95%) NHibernate
19 417 (10.10%) Unity DI Container
20 380 (9.20%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 462 (11.19%) Computer Science
2 415 (10.05%) Inversion of Control
3 197 (4.77%) Enterprise Software
4 178 (4.31%) Client/Server
5 176 (4.26%) Mathematics
6 169 (4.09%) Derivative
7 155 (3.75%) Hedge funds
8 153 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
9 152 (3.68%) Fixed Income
10 142 (3.44%) N-Tier
11 124 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 124 (3.00%) Tandem
12 118 (2.86%) Social Network
13 82 (1.99%) Equities
14 65 (1.57%) User Experience
15 64 (1.55%) Mobile App
16 58 (1.40%) Blog
17 54 (1.31%) Open Source
18 49 (1.19%) Physics
19 44 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1264 (30.61%) Windows
2 185 (4.48%) Android
3 158 (3.83%) Apple iOS
4 71 (1.72%) Windows Phone
5 49 (1.19%) Linux
6 37 (0.90%) Windows 8
7 33 (0.80%) UNIX
8 32 (0.78%) Windows Phone 8
9 22 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 17 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (0.12%) VMS
14 4 (0.097%) BlackBerry OS
14 4 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.048%) CentOS
15 2 (0.048%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.024%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2380 (57.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1862 (45.10%) MVC
3 1527 (36.98%) TDD
4 1337 (32.38%) Scrum
5 940 (22.77%) MVVM
6 816 (19.76%) OO
7 807 (19.54%) Software Engineering
8 609 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
9 579 (14.02%) Kanban
10 545 (13.20%) Web Application Development
11 442 (10.70%) Dependency Injection
12 439 (10.63%) Multithreading
13 345 (8.36%) BDD
14 309 (7.48%) Unit Testing
15 300 (7.27%) OOP
16 252 (6.10%) OOD
17 244 (5.91%) Web Development
18 235 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
19 176 (4.26%) SOA
20 167 (4.04%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4002 (96.92%) C#
2 1563 (37.85%) SQL
3 1134 (27.46%) JavaScript
4 626 (15.16%) T-SQL
5 609 (14.75%) VB.NET
6 428 (10.37%) C++
7 243 (5.89%) VB
8 227 (5.50%) Java
9 213 (5.16%) XAML
10 113 (2.74%) VBA
11 98 (2.37%) C
12 63 (1.53%) XPath
13 53 (1.28%) PHP
14 47 (1.14%) Python
15 46 (1.11%) VB6
16 45 (1.09%) PL/SQL
17 29 (0.70%) F#
18 25 (0.61%) PowerShell
19 23 (0.56%) VC++
20 17 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 724 (17.53%) Degree
2 110 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (0.99%) MCP
4 39 (0.94%) MCSD
5 21 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 18 (0.44%) PhD
7 12 (0.29%) MCAD
8 11 (0.27%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.24%) MCTS
10 9 (0.22%) MCITP
10 9 (0.22%) MCDBA
11 8 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.19%) ISEB
12 6 (0.15%) MCSE
12 6 (0.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 5 (0.12%) CFA
14 4 (0.097%) HND
15 3 (0.073%) HNC
15 3 (0.073%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.073%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (2.20%) QA
2 40 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.27%) SLA
4 8 (0.19%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.097%) EMIR
5 4 (0.097%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.097%) COBIT
6 3 (0.073%) WCAG
7 2 (0.048%) GAMP
7 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.048%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.048%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.024%) UCITS
System Software
1 54 (1.31%) Hyper-V
2 37 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 31 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.17%) Firmware
5 5 (0.12%) Docker
6 3 (0.073%) vSphere
7 1 (0.024%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (0.44%) MOM
2 11 (0.27%) Puppet
3 10 (0.24%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.024%) WMI
5 1 (0.024%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1265 (30.64%) Microsoft
2 263 (6.37%) Oracle
3 98 (2.37%) Facebook
3 98 (2.37%) Twitter
4 73 (1.77%) Telerik
5 57 (1.38%) TIBCO
6 53 (1.28%) Apple
7 46 (1.11%) DevExpress
8 41 (0.99%) Xamarin
9 36 (0.87%) Sybase
10 31 (0.75%) Infragistics
10 31 (0.75%) VMware
11 25 (0.61%) ION Trading
12 23 (0.56%) Google
13 21 (0.51%) SAP
14 20 (0.48%) Sage
15 19 (0.46%) Red Gate
16 18 (0.44%) Bloomberg
17 14 (0.34%) Sitecore
18 13 (0.31%) Charles River
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
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Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Ashford, Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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