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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 161 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1989 2770 3108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.86% 2.59% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.99% 6.37% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 2469 2880
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
39882 43473 44237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.37% 40.70% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34045 36132 38971
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -49 1872 £45,000 +5.88% 287
London -38 804 £57,500 - 90
South East -55 352 £42,500 +2.40% 57
Yorkshire -14 154 £37,500 +5.63% 15
City of London -49 132 £62,500 +4.16% 27
North West -66 123 £38,500 +2.66% 32
West Yorkshire +1 122 £37,500 +4.16% 13
East of England -57 120 £42,500 +4.93% 24
Leeds +27 113 £40,000 +9.58% 8
South West -6 109 £35,000 +7.69% 27
West Midlands -38 84 £40,000 +11.11% 19
East Midlands -40 83 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Berkshire -23 80 £43,750 +16.66% 15
Manchester -24 69 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Surrey -48 56 £40,000 -27.27% 6
Kent -9 55 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Scotland +1 53 £38,500 -3.75% 5
Reading -13 50 £43,750 +45.83% 6
Hampshire +1 49 £40,000 - 9
Buckinghamshire -10 42 £47,500 +8.57% 10
North East -4 41 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Oxfordshire +13 37 £42,500 -12.82% 8
Cheshire -49 36 £37,500 - 9
Essex 0 35 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Edinburgh +21 33 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Leicestershire +7 31 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Bristol +1 30 £38,750 -26.19% 9
Cambridgeshire -16 30 £50,000 +29.03% 12
Dorset +2 27 £35,000 +1.44% 4
Tyne and Wear -16 26 £32,500 +8.33% 4

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4065 (97.02%) C#
2 3682 (87.88%) .NET
3 2474 (59.05%) SQL Server
4 2405 (57.40%) Agile Software Development
5 2259 (53.91%) WCF
6 2167 (51.72%) ASP.NET
7 1869 (44.61%) MVC
8 1611 (38.45%) SQL
9 1560 (37.23%) TDD
10 1384 (33.03%) WinForms
11 1365 (32.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1334 (31.84%) Scrum
13 1309 (31.24%) Microsoft
14 1298 (30.98%) Windows
15 1213 (28.95%) HTML
16 1171 (27.95%) JavaScript
17 1129 (26.95%) .NET Framework
18 1085 (25.89%) Finance
19 972 (23.20%) MVVM
20 895 (21.36%) NUnit
21 861 (20.55%) CSS
22 832 (19.86%) Software Engineering
23 820 (19.57%) OO
24 712 (16.99%) Degree
25 707 (16.87%) Rhino Mocks
26 694 (16.56%) Silverlight
27 680 (16.23%) Moq
28 673 (16.06%) LINQ
29 636 (15.18%) XML
30 630 (15.04%) T-SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 335 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 129 (3.08%) IIS
3 117 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
4 103 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 46 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
6 40 (0.95%) Node.js
7 28 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 23 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 20 (0.48%) Umbraco
10 16 (0.38%) JBoss
11 15 (0.36%) NServiceBus
12 14 (0.33%) FormScape
12 14 (0.33%) CMS
13 13 (0.31%) SharePoint Foundation
14 9 (0.21%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.21%) MTS
15 8 (0.19%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.19%) nginx
16 7 (0.17%) MQSeries
17 6 (0.14%) Apache
Applications
1 436 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 105 (2.51%) MS Office
3 32 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 32 (0.76%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.048%) Simulink
4 2 (0.048%) Stateflow
4 2 (0.048%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.024%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.024%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 56 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.53%) RMDS
3 8 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.19%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.17%) Line 500
5 6 (0.14%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.12%) ReMetrica
6 5 (0.12%) Magento
6 5 (0.12%) Agresso
7 4 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.048%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.048%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.048%) Beauchamp
9 1 (0.024%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.024%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.024%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.024%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 84 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (0.74%) SaaS
3 20 (0.48%) Office 365
3 20 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.024%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.024%) GitHub
5 1 (0.024%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (2.20%) Internet
2 65 (1.55%) TCP/IP
3 51 (1.22%) Broadband
4 45 (1.07%) HTTP
5 24 (0.57%) Ethernet
6 12 (0.29%) Intranet
7 11 (0.26%) Modbus
8 10 (0.24%) DNS
9 8 (0.19%) SMPP
9 8 (0.19%) NFC
9 8 (0.19%) FTP
9 8 (0.19%) SMS
10 7 (0.17%) CTI
11 4 (0.095%) Profibus
12 3 (0.072%) SMTP
12 3 (0.072%) DHCP
13 2 (0.048%) UMTS
13 2 (0.048%) VoIP
13 2 (0.048%) GPRS
13 2 (0.048%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2474 (59.05%) SQL Server
2 354 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 204 (4.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 184 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 177 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 156 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 121 (2.89%) Relational Database
8 89 (2.12%) Big Data
9 79 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 72 (1.72%) RDBMS
11 62 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
12 61 (1.46%) MySQL
13 50 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
14 44 (1.05%) NoSQL
15 43 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
16 26 (0.62%) Oracle9i Database
17 23 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
18 22 (0.53%) MongoDB
19 21 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 18 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 895 (21.36%) NUnit
2 707 (16.87%) Rhino Mocks
3 680 (16.23%) Moq
4 512 (12.22%) Visual Studio
5 409 (9.76%) MSTest
6 406 (9.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 319 (7.61%) Subversion
8 129 (3.08%) Git (software)
9 96 (2.29%) ReSharper
10 73 (1.74%) SoapUI
11 70 (1.67%) TeamCity
12 55 (1.31%) MSBuild
13 41 (0.98%) JIRA
14 31 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 31 (0.74%) Xcode
15 29 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
16 26 (0.62%) Selenium
16 26 (0.62%) Jenkins
17 24 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
18 23 (0.55%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 1085 (25.89%) Finance
2 499 (11.91%) Banking
3 320 (7.64%) Front Office
4 225 (5.37%) Retail
5 206 (4.92%) Investment Banking
6 129 (3.08%) Games
7 117 (2.79%) Telecoms
8 81 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 63 (1.50%) Back Office
10 62 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 41 (0.98%) Electronics
12 40 (0.95%) Legal
13 38 (0.91%) Publishing
14 34 (0.81%) Marketing
15 31 (0.74%) Advertising
16 30 (0.72%) Retail Banking
17 25 (0.60%) Music Industry
18 22 (0.53%) Multimedia
19 20 (0.48%) Automotive
19 20 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 3528 (84.20%) Developer
2 1645 (39.26%) C# Developer
3 1624 (38.76%) .NET Developer
4 765 (18.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 547 (13.05%) Software Developer
6 454 (10.84%) Senior Developer
7 402 (9.59%) Software Engineer
8 307 (7.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 272 (6.49%) WPF Developer
10 242 (5.78%) ASP.NET Developer
11 205 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
12 189 (4.51%) Junior
13 176 (4.20%) Junior Developer
14 172 (4.11%) Graduate
15 164 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
16 157 (3.75%) C# Software Developer
17 154 (3.68%) C# Software Engineer
18 142 (3.39%) Agile C# Developer
19 133 (3.17%) Graduate Developer
20 125 (2.98%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3682 (87.88%) .NET
2 2259 (53.91%) WCF
3 2167 (51.72%) ASP.NET
4 1384 (33.03%) WinForms
5 1365 (32.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1213 (28.95%) HTML
7 1129 (26.95%) .NET Framework
8 861 (20.55%) CSS
9 694 (16.56%) Silverlight
10 673 (16.06%) LINQ
11 636 (15.18%) XML
12 599 (14.30%) HTML5
13 574 (13.70%) Web Services
14 551 (13.15%) Castle Windsor
15 538 (12.84%) jQuery
16 505 (12.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 478 (11.41%) Ajax
18 450 (10.74%) NHibernate
19 423 (10.10%) Unity DI Container
20 392 (9.36%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 458 (10.93%) Computer Science
2 428 (10.21%) Inversion of Control
3 221 (5.27%) Enterprise Software
4 174 (4.15%) Client/Server
4 174 (4.15%) Derivative
5 160 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 156 (3.72%) Hedge funds
7 154 (3.68%) Mathematics
8 145 (3.46%) Fixed Income
9 144 (3.44%) N-Tier
10 123 (2.94%) Social Network
11 121 (2.89%) Tandem
12 111 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 82 (1.96%) Equities
14 80 (1.91%) Mobile App
15 55 (1.31%) User Experience
16 53 (1.26%) Open Source
17 50 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
18 45 (1.07%) Blog
19 42 (1.00%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1298 (30.98%) Windows
2 211 (5.04%) Android
3 187 (4.46%) Apple iOS
4 82 (1.96%) Windows Phone
5 56 (1.34%) Linux
6 42 (1.00%) UNIX
7 40 (0.95%) Windows 8
8 32 (0.76%) Windows Phone 8
9 24 (0.57%) Mac OS X
10 17 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 16 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
13 9 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.12%) Windows CE
14 5 (0.12%) VMS
15 4 (0.095%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.095%) BlackBerry OS
15 4 (0.095%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.048%) CentOS
16 2 (0.048%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2405 (57.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1869 (44.61%) MVC
3 1560 (37.23%) TDD
4 1334 (31.84%) Scrum
5 972 (23.20%) MVVM
6 832 (19.86%) Software Engineering
7 820 (19.57%) OO
8 630 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
9 577 (13.77%) Kanban
10 568 (13.56%) Web Application Development
11 465 (11.10%) Dependency Injection
12 434 (10.36%) Multithreading
13 339 (8.09%) BDD
14 338 (8.07%) Unit Testing
15 301 (7.18%) OOP
16 240 (5.73%) Web Development
17 236 (5.63%) OOD
18 235 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
19 194 (4.63%) SOA
20 178 (4.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4065 (97.02%) C#
2 1611 (38.45%) SQL
3 1171 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 630 (15.04%) T-SQL
5 609 (14.53%) VB.NET
6 468 (11.17%) C++
7 258 (6.16%) VB
8 249 (5.94%) Java
9 202 (4.82%) XAML
10 113 (2.70%) C
11 112 (2.67%) VBA
12 56 (1.34%) PHP
13 52 (1.24%) XPath
14 49 (1.17%) PL/SQL
15 46 (1.10%) Python
16 45 (1.07%) VB6
17 27 (0.64%) VC++
18 23 (0.55%) PowerShell
18 23 (0.55%) F#
19 20 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 712 (16.99%) Degree
2 114 (2.72%) VCP4
3 106 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (0.93%) MCP
5 36 (0.86%) Security Cleared
6 28 (0.67%) MCSD
7 22 (0.53%) PhD
8 17 (0.41%) SC Cleared
9 15 (0.36%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.29%) MCDBA
10 12 (0.29%) MCITP
11 10 (0.24%) MCSE
11 10 (0.24%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 9 (0.21%) ISEB
12 9 (0.21%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.19%) HND
14 3 (0.072%) HNC
14 3 (0.072%) MCAD
14 3 (0.072%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.048%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (2.72%) QA
2 54 (1.29%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.29%) SLA
4 11 (0.26%) PMBOK
5 8 (0.19%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.095%) EMIR
7 4 (0.095%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.072%) GAMP
8 3 (0.072%) WCAG
8 3 (0.072%) COBIT
9 2 (0.048%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.048%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.024%) Basel III
10 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.024%) TickIT
System Software
1 72 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 43 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 28 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.19%) Firmware
5 5 (0.12%) Docker
5 5 (0.12%) HDFS
6 3 (0.072%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (0.36%) MOM
2 5 (0.12%) Puppet
2 5 (0.12%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.072%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.024%) Control-M
4 1 (0.024%) MIIS
4 1 (0.024%) WMI
Vendors
1 1309 (31.24%) Microsoft
2 261 (6.23%) Oracle
3 108 (2.58%) Twitter
4 103 (2.46%) Facebook
5 74 (1.77%) Telerik
6 70 (1.67%) Apple
7 58 (1.38%) TIBCO
8 45 (1.07%) Xamarin
9 43 (1.03%) DevExpress
10 39 (0.93%) Sybase
11 28 (0.67%) VMware
11 28 (0.67%) ION Trading
12 27 (0.64%) Google
13 24 (0.57%) Sage
14 23 (0.55%) Infragistics
15 20 (0.48%) Bloomberg
15 20 (0.48%) SAP
16 15 (0.36%) Sitecore
17 13 (0.31%) Charles River
18 11 (0.26%) Red Gate
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
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City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Flexible
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (10%), Bonus (6%), Bupa
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