The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 134 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2397 2784 2985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.06% 2.56% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.28% 6.44% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2519 2781
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45358 43204 48402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.00% 39.68% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38576 37499 42868
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -30 2282 £45,000 - 267
London -41 977 £55,000 -8.33% 105
South East -39 414 £45,000 +5.88% 32
North West +30 209 £37,500 +7.14% 30
East of England -30 204 £40,000 - 34
City of London -77 194 £60,000 - 38
West Midlands +17 143 £37,500 -6.25% 16
East Midlands -18 141 £35,000 -6.66% 16
Yorkshire -18 113 £37,500 +4.89% 19
West Yorkshire -9 90 £39,000 +4.00% 13
Manchester -10 89 £42,500 +21.42% 11
East Sussex -1 88 £41,500 -3.48% 2
Brighton -1 86 £41,500 -3.48% 2
South West -12 82 £38,500 +10.00% 13
Surrey -34 81 £50,000 +6.38% 5
Leeds +10 75 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Cheshire +40 71 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Berkshire +2 67 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Nottinghamshire +3 65 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Scotland -23 65 £42,000 -1.17% 11
Kent +14 56 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hampshire -21 53 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cambridgeshire +2 48 £37,500 - 8
Birmingham +39 46 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Bedfordshire -10 46 £45,000 - 10
Cambridge -5 45 £37,500 - 7
Hertfordshire -15 45 £40,000 +22.13% 2
Nottingham -15 45 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Buckinghamshire -41 42 £51,250 +20.58% 3
Leicestershire -16 39 £35,000 -13.58% 4

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5412 (96.56%) C#
2 4903 (87.48%) .NET
3 3196 (57.02%) WCF
4 3176 (56.66%) SQL Server
5 2760 (49.24%) ASP.NET
6 2194 (39.14%) SQL
7 2038 (36.36%) TDD
8 2033 (36.27%) WinForms
9 1954 (34.86%) MVC
10 1736 (30.97%) Microsoft
11 1734 (30.94%) Windows
12 1602 (28.58%) Scrum
13 1496 (26.69%) Finance
14 1434 (25.58%) .NET Framework
15 1367 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1335 (23.82%) MVVM
17 1288 (22.98%) OO
18 1261 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
19 1183 (21.11%) HTML
20 1116 (19.91%) JavaScript
21 1070 (19.09%) NUnit
22 977 (17.43%) Degree
23 946 (16.88%) Software Engineering
24 930 (16.59%) Silverlight
25 840 (14.99%) CSS
26 816 (14.56%) Rhino Mocks
27 782 (13.95%) Web Services
28 780 (13.92%) LINQ
29 767 (13.68%) Multithreading
30 766 (13.67%) Continuous Integration

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 403 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 184 (3.28%) IIS
3 153 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
4 133 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 63 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 48 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
7 37 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 36 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 31 (0.55%) NServiceBus
10 29 (0.52%) Apache
11 27 (0.48%) Node.js
12 23 (0.41%) MQSeries
13 20 (0.36%) Adobe CQ
14 14 (0.25%) CMS
15 13 (0.23%) ArcGIS
16 11 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
16 11 (0.20%) TIBCO EMS
17 10 (0.18%) Oracle Spatial
18 8 (0.14%) OpenROAD
19 7 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 662 (11.81%) MS Excel
2 77 (1.37%) MS Office
3 26 (0.46%) InfoPath
4 22 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 17 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.18%) Fireworks
6 10 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.12%) Simulink
8 4 (0.071%) MS Project
9 3 (0.054%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.054%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.054%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.018%) Zemax
10 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 86 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.46%) Markit EDM
3 13 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.16%) Endur
5 6 (0.11%) assyst
5 6 (0.11%) Magento
6 3 (0.054%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.036%) Line 500
8 1 (0.018%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.018%) TIBCO iProcess
8 1 (0.018%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.018%) SmartPlant
8 1 (0.018%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.018%) RMDS
8 1 (0.018%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 71 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (0.34%) GitHub
3 7 (0.12%) SaaS
4 5 (0.089%) Force.com
5 4 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.018%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.018%) Office 365
6 1 (0.018%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.018%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.018%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 172 (3.07%) Internet
2 36 (0.64%) TCP/IP
3 29 (0.52%) Broadband
4 26 (0.46%) HTTP
5 23 (0.41%) Intranet
6 20 (0.36%) UMTS
7 17 (0.30%) GSM
8 16 (0.29%) Ethernet
8 16 (0.29%) NFC
9 15 (0.27%) Modbus
10 14 (0.25%) SMS
10 14 (0.25%) SMPP
11 7 (0.12%) FTP
12 6 (0.11%) VoIP
13 3 (0.054%) GPRS
13 3 (0.054%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.036%) LTE
14 2 (0.036%) Firewall
14 2 (0.036%) LDAP
14 2 (0.036%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3176 (56.66%) SQL Server
2 567 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 523 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 267 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 237 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 221 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 205 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 131 (2.34%) RDBMS
9 109 (1.94%) Oracle Database
10 76 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
11 72 (1.28%) MySQL
12 71 (1.27%) NoSQL
13 59 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
13 59 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 58 (1.03%) MongoDB
15 40 (0.71%) Big Data
16 34 (0.61%) RavenDB
17 32 (0.57%) SQLite
17 32 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
18 30 (0.54%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1070 (19.09%) NUnit
2 816 (14.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 719 (12.83%) Moq
4 711 (12.69%) Visual Studio
5 525 (9.37%) MSTest
6 477 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 397 (7.08%) Subversion
8 106 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 81 (1.45%) Jenkins
10 77 (1.37%) MSBuild
11 72 (1.28%) Git (software)
12 61 (1.09%) SpecFlow
13 45 (0.80%) JUnit
14 44 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
15 43 (0.77%) CruiseControl
16 41 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 40 (0.71%) Eclipse
17 40 (0.71%) Microsoft Blend
17 40 (0.71%) ReSharper
18 37 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 1496 (26.69%) Finance
2 593 (10.58%) Banking
3 511 (9.12%) Front Office
4 315 (5.62%) Investment Banking
5 217 (3.87%) Retail
6 142 (2.53%) Games
7 131 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 118 (2.11%) Marketing
9 64 (1.14%) Back Office
10 49 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 45 (0.80%) Electronics
12 40 (0.71%) Law
13 38 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 30 (0.54%) Advertising
15 26 (0.46%) Legal
16 25 (0.45%) Music Industry
17 20 (0.36%) Publishing
18 15 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.18%) Military
20 8 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4759 (84.91%) Developer
2 2603 (46.44%) C# Developer
3 2178 (38.86%) .NET Developer
4 1253 (22.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 800 (14.27%) Senior Developer
6 774 (13.81%) Software Developer
7 475 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 459 (8.19%) Software Engineer
9 430 (7.67%) Senior C# Developer
10 411 (7.33%) WPF Developer
11 395 (7.05%) ASP.NET Developer
12 363 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
13 289 (5.16%) Junior
14 273 (4.87%) Junior Developer
15 272 (4.85%) C# Software Developer
16 244 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
17 231 (4.12%) C# Software Engineer
18 225 (4.01%) Programmer
19 212 (3.78%) Lead Developer
20 193 (3.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4903 (87.48%) .NET
2 3196 (57.02%) WCF
3 2760 (49.24%) ASP.NET
4 2033 (36.27%) WinForms
5 1434 (25.58%) .NET Framework
6 1367 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1183 (21.11%) HTML
8 930 (16.59%) Silverlight
9 840 (14.99%) CSS
10 782 (13.95%) Web Services
11 780 (13.92%) LINQ
12 651 (11.61%) Castle Windsor
12 651 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 606 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 600 (10.70%) XML
15 597 (10.65%) HTML5
16 586 (10.45%) NHibernate
17 573 (10.22%) Razor View Engine
18 561 (10.01%) jQuery
19 522 (9.31%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 741 (13.22%) Computer Science
2 492 (8.78%) Inversion of Control
3 308 (5.50%) N-Tier
4 272 (4.85%) Hedge funds
5 241 (4.30%) Derivative
6 225 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
7 211 (3.76%) Mathematics
8 204 (3.64%) Client/Server
9 195 (3.48%) Fixed Income
10 188 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 160 (2.85%) Tandem
12 157 (2.80%) Equities
13 120 (2.14%) Open Source
14 89 (1.59%) Social Network
14 89 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
15 58 (1.03%) Mobile App
16 57 (1.02%) Physics
17 55 (0.98%) Blackberry
18 48 (0.86%) Blog
19 43 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1734 (30.94%) Windows
2 144 (2.57%) Android
3 122 (2.18%) Apple iOS
4 88 (1.57%) UNIX
4 88 (1.57%) Linux
5 63 (1.12%) Windows Phone
6 42 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
8 27 (0.48%) Windows 8
9 18 (0.32%) Windows CE
10 17 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
12 7 (0.12%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.12%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.054%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.054%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.036%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.036%) Solaris
15 1 (0.018%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2038 (36.36%) TDD
2 1954 (34.86%) MVC
3 1602 (28.58%) Scrum
4 1335 (23.82%) MVVM
5 1288 (22.98%) OO
6 1261 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
7 946 (16.88%) Software Engineering
8 767 (13.68%) Multithreading
9 766 (13.67%) Continuous Integration
10 701 (12.51%) Kanban
11 652 (11.63%) Unit Testing
12 628 (11.20%) Web Application Development
13 599 (10.69%) Dependency Injection
14 428 (7.64%) BDD
15 370 (6.60%) OOD
16 345 (6.16%) OOP
17 256 (4.57%) Web Development
18 249 (4.44%) SOA
19 198 (3.53%) UML
20 186 (3.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5412 (96.56%) C#
2 2194 (39.14%) SQL
3 1116 (19.91%) JavaScript
4 677 (12.08%) T-SQL
5 621 (11.08%) VB.NET
6 610 (10.88%) C++
7 443 (7.90%) Java
8 332 (5.92%) VB
9 245 (4.37%) XAML
10 132 (2.36%) VBA
11 123 (2.19%) PowerShell
12 122 (2.18%) C
13 100 (1.78%) Python
14 93 (1.66%) VB6
15 75 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 68 (1.21%) Perl
17 64 (1.14%) PHP
18 59 (1.05%) VC++
19 35 (0.62%) F#
19 35 (0.62%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 977 (17.43%) Degree
2 591 (10.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 483 (8.62%) MCP
4 475 (8.47%) MCSD
5 460 (8.21%) MCTS
6 458 (8.17%) MCAD
7 37 (0.66%) Security Cleared
8 28 (0.50%) PhD
9 14 (0.25%) MCSE
10 13 (0.23%) MCPD
11 11 (0.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 10 (0.18%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.12%) MCITP
14 3 (0.054%) ISEB
14 3 (0.054%) HNC
14 3 (0.054%) HND
15 2 (0.036%) CFA
15 2 (0.036%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.036%) MBA
15 2 (0.036%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (2.09%) QA
2 38 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 19 (0.34%) EMIR
3 19 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (0.27%) UCITS
5 14 (0.25%) Basel III
6 12 (0.21%) ISO 8583
7 10 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.12%) HL7
9 6 (0.11%) TickIT
10 4 (0.071%) CRD IV
10 4 (0.071%) SLA
11 3 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.036%) GAMP
12 2 (0.036%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.11%) HDFS
4 4 (0.071%) XenApp
5 1 (0.018%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.018%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 27 (0.48%) Puppet
2 24 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.23%) MOM
4 10 (0.18%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.12%) Control-M
6 3 (0.054%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.018%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1736 (30.97%) Microsoft
2 463 (8.26%) Oracle
3 70 (1.25%) Twitter
4 65 (1.16%) Facebook
4 65 (1.16%) Telerik
5 61 (1.09%) DevExpress
6 50 (0.89%) TIBCO
7 49 (0.87%) Sitecore
8 45 (0.80%) Sybase
9 33 (0.59%) Bloomberg
9 33 (0.59%) Infragistics
10 28 (0.50%) IBM
11 27 (0.48%) Adobe
12 26 (0.46%) VMware
13 25 (0.45%) Tableau
14 20 (0.36%) Perforce
15 19 (0.34%) Apple
15 19 (0.34%) Syncfusion
16 15 (0.27%) ESRI
17 13 (0.23%) SAP
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + 5% bonus + Bens
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum Plus great benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
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Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
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Manchester, Lancashire
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