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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 152 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2126 2771 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.87% 2.61% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 6.58% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1957 2515 2645
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £80,000
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
42759 42091 46176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.51% 39.72% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36020 36508 40420
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -51 2024 £45,000 - 302
London -58 907 £55,000 -8.33% 113
South East -74 302 £41,500 -2.35% 36
City of London -65 190 £62,500 +0.80% 37
East of England -18 188 £45,000 +20.00% 30
North West -28 177 £37,500 +7.14% 35
Yorkshire -6 127 £37,500 +4.16% 33
East Midlands -9 125 £40,000 - 12
West Midlands -10 109 £38,000 +1.33% 12
West Yorkshire -2 99 £37,500 - 20
Leeds +22 92 £40,000 - 16
South West -4 88 £35,000 - 21
Manchester +6 87 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Cheshire -29 63 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Scotland +5 62 £40,000 -3.03% 10
Surrey -62 62 £50,000 - 5
Cambridgeshire +18 59 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Nottinghamshire -8 57 £40,000 - 7
Bedfordshire -6 56 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Kent -9 55 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Cambridge +2 49 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Bedford -2 46 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Essex -5 44 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Nottingham -12 41 £40,000 - 6
Edinburgh +6 40 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Staffordshire +21 36 £38,000 -12.13% 5
Buckinghamshire -34 36 £40,000 - 7
Berkshire -25 34 £45,000 +9.09% 9
Oxfordshire -17 32 £55,000 +37.50% 5
East Sussex -30 32 £41,500 -2.35%

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 4513 (95.86%) C#
2 4154 (88.23%) .NET
3 2828 (60.07%) SQL Server
4 2703 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2636 (55.99%) WCF
6 2370 (50.34%) ASP.NET
7 1863 (39.57%) MVC
8 1809 (38.42%) SQL
9 1742 (37.00%) TDD
10 1652 (35.09%) WinForms
11 1441 (30.61%) Windows
12 1389 (29.50%) Scrum
13 1346 (28.59%) Microsoft
14 1268 (26.93%) .NET Framework
15 1260 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1256 (26.68%) Finance
17 1135 (24.11%) HTML
18 1099 (23.34%) MVVM
19 1091 (23.17%) JavaScript
20 1062 (22.56%) OO
21 978 (20.77%) NUnit
22 884 (18.78%) CSS
23 858 (18.22%) Degree
24 778 (16.53%) Software Engineering
25 757 (16.08%) Silverlight
26 748 (15.89%) Rhino Mocks
27 684 (14.53%) LINQ
28 667 (14.17%) Moq
29 662 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
30 648 (13.76%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 372 (7.90%) SharePoint
2 154 (3.27%) IIS
3 146 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
4 125 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 54 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
6 53 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 35 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 33 (0.70%) Node.js
9 30 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 20 (0.42%) MQSeries
11 19 (0.40%) NServiceBus
12 13 (0.28%) Adobe CQ
12 13 (0.28%) Apache
12 13 (0.28%) TIBCO EMS
12 13 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (0.23%) ColdFusion
14 6 (0.13%) CMS
14 6 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
14 6 (0.13%) nginx
14 6 (0.13%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 468 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.23%) MS Office
3 24 (0.51%) InfoPath
4 16 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 14 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.25%) Fireworks
7 10 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.085%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.064%) Simulink
10 3 (0.064%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.042%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.042%) MS Project
11 2 (0.042%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.021%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 76 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.32%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.085%) Magento
3 4 (0.085%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.064%) Line 500
5 2 (0.042%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.042%) Beauchamp
5 2 (0.042%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.042%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.042%) RMDS
5 2 (0.042%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.042%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.021%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.021%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.021%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.021%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.021%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (0.42%) GitHub
4 15 (0.32%) SaaS
5 5 (0.11%) Force.com
6 1 (0.021%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.021%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.021%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.021%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (3.19%) Internet
2 37 (0.79%) Broadband
3 34 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.66%) HTTP
5 20 (0.42%) Ethernet
6 17 (0.36%) Intranet
7 10 (0.21%) FTP
7 10 (0.21%) VoIP
8 9 (0.19%) GSM
8 9 (0.19%) UMTS
9 6 (0.13%) SMS
9 6 (0.13%) SMPP
9 6 (0.13%) NFC
10 4 (0.085%) Firewall
11 3 (0.064%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.064%) iBeacon
11 3 (0.064%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.064%) Modbus
12 2 (0.042%) Profibus
12 2 (0.042%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2828 (60.07%) SQL Server
2 503 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 361 (7.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 234 (4.97%) Relational Database
5 195 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 188 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 178 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 122 (2.59%) RDBMS
9 112 (2.38%) Oracle Database
10 53 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (1.13%) MySQL
11 50 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
12 44 (0.93%) NoSQL
13 40 (0.85%) Big Data
14 36 (0.76%) SQLite
15 35 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
17 28 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
18 26 (0.55%) MongoDB
19 20 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 978 (20.77%) NUnit
2 748 (15.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 667 (14.17%) Moq
4 566 (12.02%) Visual Studio
5 465 (9.88%) MSTest
6 418 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 342 (7.26%) Subversion
8 93 (1.98%) Git (software)
9 86 (1.83%) TeamCity
10 56 (1.19%) MSBuild
11 50 (1.06%) Jenkins
12 37 (0.79%) SpecFlow
13 36 (0.76%) ReSharper
14 35 (0.74%) CruiseControl
14 35 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
15 32 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
16 31 (0.66%) JUnit
17 29 (0.62%) JIRA
18 26 (0.55%) Maven
19 23 (0.49%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 1256 (26.68%) Finance
2 497 (10.56%) Banking
3 402 (8.54%) Front Office
4 244 (5.18%) Investment Banking
5 219 (4.65%) Retail
6 128 (2.72%) Games
7 123 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 69 (1.47%) Back Office
9 53 (1.13%) Marketing
10 52 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 38 (0.81%) Advertising
12 37 (0.79%) Law
12 37 (0.79%) Electronics
13 31 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.51%) Music Industry
15 22 (0.47%) Legal
16 13 (0.28%) Automotive
17 10 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.21%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4083 (86.72%) Developer
2 2193 (46.58%) C# Developer
3 1844 (39.17%) .NET Developer
4 1103 (23.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 675 (14.34%) Senior Developer
6 589 (12.51%) Software Developer
7 432 (9.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 378 (8.03%) Senior C# Developer
9 322 (6.84%) Software Engineer
9 322 (6.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 319 (6.78%) WPF Developer
11 288 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
12 249 (5.29%) Junior
13 240 (5.10%) Junior Developer
14 201 (4.27%) C# Software Developer
15 176 (3.74%) Programmer
16 175 (3.72%) .NET Software Developer
17 172 (3.65%) Lead Developer
18 170 (3.61%) Graduate
19 163 (3.46%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4154 (88.23%) .NET
2 2636 (55.99%) WCF
3 2370 (50.34%) ASP.NET
4 1652 (35.09%) WinForms
5 1268 (26.93%) .NET Framework
6 1260 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1135 (24.11%) HTML
8 884 (18.78%) CSS
9 757 (16.08%) Silverlight
10 684 (14.53%) LINQ
11 648 (13.76%) Web Services
12 599 (12.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 589 (12.51%) Castle Windsor
14 551 (11.70%) HTML5
15 529 (11.24%) XML
16 518 (11.00%) NHibernate
17 507 (10.77%) jQuery
18 446 (9.47%) Unity DI Container
19 437 (9.28%) Ajax
20 415 (8.81%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 600 (12.74%) Computer Science
2 437 (9.28%) Inversion of Control
3 219 (4.65%) Hedge funds
4 213 (4.52%) N-Tier
5 198 (4.21%) Client/Server
6 187 (3.97%) Derivative
7 185 (3.93%) Mathematics
8 161 (3.42%) Fixed Income
9 157 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 151 (3.21%) Tandem
11 137 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
12 133 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
13 124 (2.63%) Equities
14 121 (2.57%) User Experience
15 101 (2.15%) Social Network
16 74 (1.57%) Open Source
17 71 (1.51%) Blog
18 67 (1.42%) Algorithms
19 54 (1.15%) Physics
20 53 (1.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1441 (30.61%) Windows
2 146 (3.10%) Android
3 116 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 67 (1.42%) Linux
5 40 (0.85%) Windows Phone
6 39 (0.83%) UNIX
7 31 (0.66%) Windows 8
8 20 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 19 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
10 10 (0.21%) Windows CE
11 9 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.085%) Windows Phone 7
13 4 (0.085%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.064%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.064%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.042%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.042%) Solaris
15 2 (0.042%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2703 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1863 (39.57%) MVC
3 1742 (37.00%) TDD
4 1389 (29.50%) Scrum
5 1099 (23.34%) MVVM
6 1062 (22.56%) OO
7 778 (16.53%) Software Engineering
8 662 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
9 624 (13.25%) Kanban
10 563 (11.96%) Web Application Development
11 553 (11.75%) Multithreading
12 496 (10.54%) Dependency Injection
13 447 (9.49%) Unit Testing
14 383 (8.14%) BDD
15 288 (6.12%) OOP
16 272 (5.78%) OOD
17 226 (4.80%) E-Commerce
18 216 (4.59%) Web Development
19 209 (4.44%) SOA
20 201 (4.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4513 (95.86%) C#
2 1809 (38.42%) SQL
3 1091 (23.17%) JavaScript
4 605 (12.85%) T-SQL
5 592 (12.57%) VB.NET
6 448 (9.52%) C++
7 316 (6.71%) Java
8 284 (6.03%) VB
9 200 (4.25%) XAML
10 128 (2.72%) VBA
11 90 (1.91%) Python
12 84 (1.78%) C
13 83 (1.76%) VB6
14 76 (1.61%) PowerShell
15 63 (1.34%) PHP
16 55 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 54 (1.15%) XPath
18 50 (1.06%) Perl
19 37 (0.79%) MATLAB
20 32 (0.68%) F#
Qualifications
1 858 (18.22%) Degree
2 358 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 256 (5.44%) MCP
4 253 (5.37%) MCSD
5 242 (5.14%) MCTS
6 237 (5.03%) MCAD
7 26 (0.55%) Security Cleared
8 24 (0.51%) PhD
9 11 (0.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 11 (0.23%) MCSE
10 8 (0.17%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.085%) MCPD
12 3 (0.064%) CFA
12 3 (0.064%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.064%) ISEB
12 3 (0.064%) CISSP
12 3 (0.064%) HNC
12 3 (0.064%) HND
13 2 (0.042%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.042%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (2.17%) QA
2 26 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 19 (0.40%) EMIR
3 19 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (0.34%) UCITS
5 10 (0.21%) Basel III
6 8 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.13%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.085%) SLA
9 3 (0.064%) WCAG
10 2 (0.042%) GAMP
10 2 (0.042%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.021%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 26 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.042%) Firmware
5 1 (0.021%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 24 (0.51%) Puppet
2 19 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.32%) MOM
4 14 (0.30%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.042%) Control-M
5 2 (0.042%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1346 (28.59%) Microsoft
2 367 (7.80%) Oracle
3 82 (1.74%) Twitter
4 78 (1.66%) Facebook
5 71 (1.51%) DevExpress
6 62 (1.32%) Telerik
7 58 (1.23%) TIBCO
8 43 (0.91%) Sitecore
9 41 (0.87%) Infragistics
10 37 (0.79%) Sybase
10 37 (0.79%) Xamarin
11 31 (0.66%) Bloomberg
12 27 (0.57%) Adobe
13 26 (0.55%) VMware
14 21 (0.45%) Red Gate
15 19 (0.40%) IBM
16 17 (0.36%) Tableau
17 16 (0.34%) JBoss
18 15 (0.32%) SAP
19 14 (0.30%) Apple
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £35,000-45,000 - DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £5000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50k DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k (multiple roles) + uncapped bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicestershire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: Yesterday