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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 168 148 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -43
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2054 2203 2773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.88% 1.92% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.02% 5.01% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 2044 2500
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,200
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
40912 43930 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.36% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34970 36925 36603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -15 1987 £45,000 +5.88% 275
London +20 952 £60,000 +9.09% 109
South East -15 319 £45,000 +5.88% 48
City of London +31 191 £62,500 +4.16% 17
North West -25 154 £42,000 +12.00% 32
West Midlands +2 139 £40,000 +5.96% 18
Yorkshire +36 127 £35,000 -6.66% 9
East of England -50 120 £42,500 - 18
West Yorkshire +39 119 £37,000 -1.33% 5
Manchester +5 97 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Surrey +20 95 £42,500 -19.04% 6
South West -19 93 £37,500 - 27
Leeds +15 74 £55,000 +46.66% 4
East Midlands -54 64 £33,500 -14.64% 9
Berkshire -1 50 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Cheshire -16 48 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Birmingham +23 47 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Kent -10 41 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Wiltshire +18 38 £37,500 +2.04% 11
East Sussex -8 37 £42,500 +2.40% 3
Bedfordshire -4 36 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 34 £45,000 +9.75% 7
North East +10 32 £32,500 +30.00% 5
Hampshire +2 32 £41,250 +3.12% 10
Nottinghamshire -44 31 £30,000 -21.05% 2
Bedford -4 30 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Nottingham -22 30 £28,750 -28.12% 2
Essex -24 27 £40,000 -11.11%
Scotland -26 27 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Guildford +6 26 £32,500 -29.72% 2

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3747 (97.32%) C#
2 3321 (86.26%) .NET
3 2284 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
4 2199 (57.12%) SQL Server
5 2035 (52.86%) WCF
6 1935 (50.26%) ASP.NET
7 1523 (39.56%) TDD
8 1520 (39.48%) MVC
9 1461 (37.95%) SQL
10 1289 (33.48%) Scrum
11 1271 (33.01%) WinForms
12 1248 (32.42%) Windows
13 1150 (29.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1082 (28.10%) Finance
15 1029 (26.73%) Microsoft
16 1027 (26.68%) HTML
17 1026 (26.65%) MVVM
18 1001 (26.00%) NUnit
19 998 (25.92%) JavaScript
20 863 (22.42%) Software Engineering
21 845 (21.95%) .NET Framework
22 809 (21.01%) Continuous Integration
23 797 (20.70%) Rhino Mocks
24 793 (20.60%) OO
25 719 (18.68%) Moq
26 700 (18.18%) CSS
27 648 (16.83%) Degree
28 642 (16.68%) Kanban
29 637 (16.55%) LINQ
30 606 (15.74%) Castle Windsor

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 180 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 100 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
3 86 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 65 (1.69%) IIS
5 37 (0.96%) Node.js
6 24 (0.62%) CMS
7 23 (0.60%) NServiceBus
7 23 (0.60%) Umbraco
8 15 (0.39%) Tomcat
9 13 (0.34%) WebSphere
9 13 (0.34%) Orchard CMS
10 11 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
11 10 (0.26%) Apache
12 9 (0.23%) JBoss
13 7 (0.18%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.18%) GemFire
14 5 (0.13%) Confluence
14 5 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 276 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 34 (0.88%) MS Visio
2 34 (0.88%) MS Office
3 13 (0.34%) MS Project
4 5 (0.13%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.052%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.052%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.026%) Simulink
7 1 (0.026%) Revit
7 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.39%) RMDS
4 7 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.13%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.10%) Beauchamp
7 3 (0.078%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.052%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.052%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.052%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.026%) ReMetrica
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.026%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 205 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (0.62%) GitHub
4 17 (0.44%) SaaS
5 7 (0.18%) Office 365
6 4 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.078%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.026%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.026%) IaaS
8 1 (0.026%) Trello
8 1 (0.026%) PaaS
8 1 (0.026%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 78 (2.03%) Internet
2 60 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 58 (1.51%) Broadband
4 35 (0.91%) Network Security
5 14 (0.36%) HTTP
6 13 (0.34%) DNS
7 9 (0.23%) CTI
7 9 (0.23%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.16%) Wireless
9 5 (0.13%) Intranet
9 5 (0.13%) Skype
10 4 (0.10%) GSM
10 4 (0.10%) UMTS
11 3 (0.078%) FTP
11 3 (0.078%) VPN
11 3 (0.078%) HSPA
11 3 (0.078%) LTE
12 2 (0.052%) Multicast
12 2 (0.052%) SMTP
13 1 (0.026%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2199 (57.12%) SQL Server
2 183 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 179 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 179 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 116 (3.01%) Relational Database
5 77 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 72 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 71 (1.84%) NoSQL
8 69 (1.79%) MySQL
9 62 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 58 (1.51%) MongoDB
11 57 (1.48%) SQLite
12 51 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 50 (1.30%) Oracle Database
14 43 (1.12%) Big Data
15 33 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (0.68%) Event Store
17 15 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
18 12 (0.31%) KDB
18 12 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1001 (26.00%) NUnit
2 797 (20.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 719 (18.68%) Moq
4 514 (13.35%) MSTest
5 471 (12.23%) Visual Studio
6 351 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 300 (7.79%) Subversion
8 179 (4.65%) Git (software)
9 97 (2.52%) TeamCity
10 64 (1.66%) SpecFlow
11 60 (1.56%) JIRA
12 40 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 40 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 37 (0.96%) Jasmine
14 33 (0.86%) Selenium
15 28 (0.73%) Jenkins
16 24 (0.62%) MSBuild
16 24 (0.62%) ReSharper
17 17 (0.44%) Mercurial
18 16 (0.42%) TestComplete
General
1 1082 (28.10%) Finance
2 456 (11.84%) Banking
3 393 (10.21%) Front Office
4 257 (6.68%) Retail
5 225 (5.84%) Investment Banking
6 185 (4.81%) Games
7 118 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 98 (2.55%) Back Office
9 73 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 43 (1.12%) Marketing
11 41 (1.06%) Retail Banking
12 35 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 32 (0.83%) Publishing
14 31 (0.81%) Legal
14 31 (0.81%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.68%) Music Industry
16 19 (0.49%) Electronics
16 19 (0.49%) Law
16 19 (0.49%) Advertising
17 17 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3188 (82.81%) Developer
2 1619 (42.05%) .NET Developer
3 1583 (41.12%) C# Developer
4 783 (20.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 445 (11.56%) Software Engineer
6 439 (11.40%) Senior Developer
7 428 (11.12%) Software Developer
8 297 (7.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 273 (7.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 241 (6.26%) Senior C# Developer
11 222 (5.77%) Junior
12 221 (5.74%) WPF Developer
13 196 (5.09%) Junior Developer
14 180 (4.68%) C# Software Engineer
15 177 (4.60%) Graduate
16 171 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
17 144 (3.74%) C# Software Developer
18 140 (3.64%) Graduate Developer
19 128 (3.32%) Senior Software Engineer
20 123 (3.19%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3321 (86.26%) .NET
2 2035 (52.86%) WCF
3 1935 (50.26%) ASP.NET
4 1271 (33.01%) WinForms
5 1150 (29.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1027 (26.68%) HTML
7 845 (21.95%) .NET Framework
8 700 (18.18%) CSS
9 637 (16.55%) LINQ
10 606 (15.74%) Castle Windsor
11 575 (14.94%) HTML5
12 532 (13.82%) Web Services
13 515 (13.38%) Ninject
14 475 (12.34%) Unity DI Container
15 462 (12.00%) XML
16 452 (11.74%) Silverlight
17 450 (11.69%) NHibernate
18 441 (11.45%) jQuery
19 433 (11.25%) Spring.NET
20 421 (10.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 499 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 468 (12.16%) Inversion of Control
3 242 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
4 193 (5.01%) Derivative
5 175 (4.55%) Hedge funds
6 167 (4.34%) Equities
7 155 (4.03%) Mathematics
8 154 (4.00%) Client/Server
9 153 (3.97%) Fixed Income
9 153 (3.97%) Social Network
10 150 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 150 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
11 133 (3.45%) User Experience
12 128 (3.32%) Tandem
13 98 (2.55%) N-Tier
14 76 (1.97%) NHS
15 72 (1.87%) Mobile App
16 63 (1.64%) Visualisation
17 57 (1.48%) Physics
18 52 (1.35%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1248 (32.42%) Windows
2 159 (4.13%) Android
3 137 (3.56%) Apple iOS
4 80 (2.08%) UNIX
5 74 (1.92%) Linux
6 62 (1.61%) Windows Phone
7 38 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
8 27 (0.70%) Windows Phone 8
9 23 (0.60%) Windows Phone 7
10 16 (0.42%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.23%) Solaris
12 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.10%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.052%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.052%) AIX
14 2 (0.052%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.026%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.026%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2284 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1523 (39.56%) TDD
3 1520 (39.48%) MVC
4 1289 (33.48%) Scrum
5 1026 (26.65%) MVVM
6 863 (22.42%) Software Engineering
7 809 (21.01%) Continuous Integration
8 793 (20.60%) OO
9 642 (16.68%) Kanban
10 582 (15.12%) Dependency Injection
11 559 (14.52%) Web Application Development
12 407 (10.57%) Multithreading
13 397 (10.31%) Unit Testing
14 325 (8.44%) BDD
15 315 (8.18%) OOP
16 312 (8.10%) SDLC
17 225 (5.84%) OOD
18 151 (3.92%) Web Development
19 139 (3.61%) SOA
20 138 (3.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3747 (97.32%) C#
2 1461 (37.95%) SQL
3 998 (25.92%) JavaScript
4 522 (13.56%) T-SQL
5 420 (10.91%) VB.NET
6 410 (10.65%) C++
7 331 (8.60%) Java
8 228 (5.92%) VB
9 105 (2.73%) C
10 89 (2.31%) VBA
11 69 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 68 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 67 (1.74%) Python
14 66 (1.71%) XAML
15 55 (1.43%) VB6
16 36 (0.94%) VC++
17 33 (0.86%) Objective-C
18 29 (0.75%) Perl
18 29 (0.75%) PHP
19 24 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 648 (16.83%) Degree
2 56 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 30 (0.78%) MCSD
5 22 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.55%) PhD
7 18 (0.47%) HND
8 16 (0.42%) MCPD
9 11 (0.29%) MCSE
10 10 (0.26%) MCP
11 9 (0.23%) CISA
11 9 (0.23%) CISM
12 8 (0.21%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.16%) MCITP
14 5 (0.13%) MCDBA
14 5 (0.13%) ISEB
15 4 (0.10%) ISEB Practitioner
16 3 (0.078%) PMI Certification
17 2 (0.052%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 1 (0.026%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (2.99%) QA
2 69 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.44%) HL7
4 16 (0.42%) EMIR
4 16 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.21%) SLA
7 6 (0.16%) PMBOK
7 6 (0.16%) TickIT
8 4 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.052%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.026%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.026%) COBIT
System Software
1 40 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (0.73%) WMI
2 11 (0.29%) MOM
3 6 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 6 (0.16%) SCCM
4 5 (0.13%) MIIS
5 4 (0.10%) Puppet
5 4 (0.10%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.052%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1029 (26.73%) Microsoft
2 249 (6.47%) Oracle
3 123 (3.19%) Twitter
4 119 (3.09%) Facebook
5 75 (1.95%) TIBCO
6 73 (1.90%) Apple
7 60 (1.56%) Xamarin
8 50 (1.30%) Sybase
9 33 (0.86%) DevExpress
10 27 (0.70%) Telerik
10 27 (0.70%) Google
11 19 (0.49%) Perforce
12 18 (0.47%) ION Trading
13 16 (0.42%) VMware
13 16 (0.42%) TOWER Software
14 13 (0.34%) SAP
15 10 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.26%) Informatica
16 9 (0.23%) GUPTA
16 9 (0.23%) Solace
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45 - 55k
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified Excellent earning potential
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday