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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 97 99 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 3222 3191 2867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.66% 2.87% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.61% 7.15% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2838 2926 2671
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 £32,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -2 3039 £45,000 +5.88% 343
London -22 1334 £60,000 +4.34% 141
South East -4 594 £42,500 +6.25% 51
City of London -57 267 £60,000 - 54
East of England -4 265 £42,500 +6.25% 32
North West -2 216 £37,500 +7.14% 31
Yorkshire -3 214 £37,500 +15.38% 22
East Midlands -19 189 £40,000 +6.66% 16
West Yorkshire -15 141 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Surrey +22 136 £47,500 +18.75% 24
South West -6 119 £35,000 - 25
West Midlands +6 115 £37,500 -3.22% 20
Cheshire +29 102 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Berkshire +35 93 £39,000 -13.33% 7
Leeds 0 91 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Scotland -3 86 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Kent +30 82 £40,000 - 3
Manchester -32 78 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Brighton +4 75 £41,500 -2.35% 2
East Sussex -1 75 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Nottinghamshire -13 75 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Bedfordshire -3 72 £45,000 +2.85% 5
Buckinghamshire -48 69 £47,500 +7.95% 2
Bedford -7 67 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cambridge -7 64 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Cambridgeshire -13 64 £40,000 +3.89% 7
Hampshire -32 64 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Warrington +2 63 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Nottingham -13 63 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Oxfordshire +19 61 £45,000 +8.10% 7

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5650 (97.25%) C#
2 5106 (87.88%) .NET
3 3224 (55.49%) SQL Server
4 3209 (55.23%) WCF
5 2745 (47.25%) ASP.NET
6 2282 (39.28%) WinForms
7 2276 (39.17%) SQL
8 2093 (36.02%) TDD
9 1874 (32.25%) Windows
10 1852 (31.88%) MVC
11 1821 (31.34%) Microsoft
12 1685 (29.00%) Scrum
13 1527 (26.28%) Finance
14 1497 (25.77%) .NET Framework
15 1429 (24.60%) OO
16 1396 (24.03%) MVVM
17 1374 (23.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 1330 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
19 1135 (19.54%) NUnit
20 1108 (19.07%) HTML
21 1107 (19.05%) Software Engineering
22 999 (17.19%) Degree
23 988 (17.01%) JavaScript
24 920 (15.83%) Silverlight
25 882 (15.18%) Rhino Mocks
26 816 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
27 782 (13.46%) Moq
28 772 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
28 772 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
29 770 (13.25%) CSS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 338 (5.82%) SharePoint
2 188 (3.24%) IIS
3 124 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 116 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 46 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
6 36 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 32 (0.55%) CMS
8 26 (0.45%) NServiceBus
9 25 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 23 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 22 (0.38%) Node.js
12 21 (0.36%) Apache
13 16 (0.28%) MQSeries
14 10 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
15 9 (0.15%) ArcGIS
15 9 (0.15%) TIBCO EMS
15 9 (0.15%) Oracle Spatial
15 9 (0.15%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (0.14%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 621 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 64 (1.10%) MS Office
3 20 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
3 20 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.31%) InfoPath
5 13 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.10%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.086%) Simulink
8 5 (0.086%) MS Project
9 2 (0.034%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.034%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.034%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.017%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 72 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.46%) Markit EDM
3 18 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.19%) Endur
5 9 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.10%) assyst
7 4 (0.069%) Magento
7 4 (0.069%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.034%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.034%) Sage 50
9 2 (0.034%) RMDS
10 1 (0.017%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.017%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.017%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.017%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 98 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.15%) SaaS
3 8 (0.14%) GitHub
4 7 (0.12%) Office 365
5 3 (0.052%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.034%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.017%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 145 (2.50%) Internet
2 47 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 32 (0.55%) HTTP
4 28 (0.48%) Broadband
5 23 (0.40%) Ethernet
6 21 (0.36%) UMTS
7 20 (0.34%) Intranet
8 16 (0.28%) NFC
8 16 (0.28%) Modbus
8 16 (0.28%) GSM
9 14 (0.24%) SMPP
9 14 (0.24%) SMS
10 6 (0.10%) SSL
11 5 (0.086%) LDAP
11 5 (0.086%) GPRS
12 4 (0.069%) VoIP
12 4 (0.069%) Extranet
12 4 (0.069%) SNMP
13 3 (0.052%) Firewall
13 3 (0.052%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3224 (55.49%) SQL Server
2 608 (10.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 485 (8.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 303 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 239 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 209 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 209 (3.60%) Relational Database
7 108 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 95 (1.64%) MySQL
9 84 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 75 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 71 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
12 62 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
13 60 (1.03%) NoSQL
14 52 (0.90%) MongoDB
15 45 (0.77%) Big Data
16 38 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
17 34 (0.59%) Hadoop
18 30 (0.52%) RavenDB
18 30 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1135 (19.54%) NUnit
2 882 (15.18%) Rhino Mocks
3 782 (13.46%) Moq
4 760 (13.08%) Visual Studio
5 572 (9.85%) MSTest
6 505 (8.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 395 (6.80%) Subversion
8 107 (1.84%) TeamCity
9 78 (1.34%) MSBuild
10 73 (1.26%) Jenkins
11 64 (1.10%) JIRA
12 63 (1.08%) Git (software)
13 58 (1.00%) SpecFlow
14 57 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 47 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
16 41 (0.71%) Eclipse
16 41 (0.71%) ReSharper
16 41 (0.71%) Microsoft Blend
17 39 (0.67%) JUnit
17 39 (0.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1527 (26.28%) Finance
2 625 (10.76%) Banking
3 516 (8.88%) Front Office
4 338 (5.82%) Investment Banking
5 158 (2.72%) Marketing
6 148 (2.55%) Retail
7 144 (2.48%) Games
8 97 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 76 (1.31%) Back Office
10 57 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 46 (0.79%) Electronics
11 46 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 42 (0.72%) Law
13 38 (0.65%) Legal
14 33 (0.57%) Publishing
15 32 (0.55%) Advertising
16 24 (0.41%) Music Industry
17 16 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.17%) Military
19 9 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4789 (82.43%) Developer
2 2644 (45.51%) C# Developer
3 2197 (37.81%) .NET Developer
4 1206 (20.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 754 (12.98%) Software Developer
6 751 (12.93%) Senior Developer
7 596 (10.26%) Software Engineer
8 435 (7.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 424 (7.30%) WPF Developer
10 384 (6.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 381 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
12 355 (6.11%) Senior .NET Developer
13 293 (5.04%) C# Software Developer
14 271 (4.66%) C# Software Engineer
15 245 (4.22%) Junior
16 236 (4.06%) Junior Developer
17 213 (3.67%) .NET Software Developer
18 199 (3.43%) Programmer
19 186 (3.20%) Analyst
20 177 (3.05%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5106 (87.88%) .NET
2 3209 (55.23%) WCF
3 2745 (47.25%) ASP.NET
4 2282 (39.28%) WinForms
5 1497 (25.77%) .NET Framework
6 1374 (23.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1108 (19.07%) HTML
8 920 (15.83%) Silverlight
9 772 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 770 (13.25%) CSS
11 739 (12.72%) Web Services
12 737 (12.69%) LINQ
13 702 (12.08%) Castle Windsor
14 655 (11.27%) XML
15 646 (11.12%) Razor View Engine
16 590 (10.15%) HTML5
17 587 (10.10%) Unity DI Container
18 579 (9.97%) jQuery
19 562 (9.67%) NHibernate
20 543 (9.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 763 (13.13%) Computer Science
2 564 (9.71%) Inversion of Control
3 348 (5.99%) N-Tier
4 308 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
5 284 (4.89%) Hedge funds
6 251 (4.32%) Mathematics
7 227 (3.91%) Derivative
8 204 (3.51%) Client/Server
9 196 (3.37%) Fixed Income
10 176 (3.03%) Equities
11 160 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 132 (2.27%) Tandem
13 117 (2.01%) Open Source
14 94 (1.62%) Mobile App
15 92 (1.58%) Social Network
16 81 (1.39%) Physics
17 78 (1.34%) NHS
18 76 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
19 63 (1.08%) SystemC
20 59 (1.02%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1874 (32.25%) Windows
2 131 (2.25%) Android
3 114 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 96 (1.65%) UNIX
5 81 (1.39%) Windows Phone
6 68 (1.17%) Linux
7 48 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
9 24 (0.41%) Windows 8
10 18 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
11 15 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 12 (0.21%) Windows CE
13 11 (0.19%) Windows Phone 7
14 3 (0.052%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.034%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.017%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2093 (36.02%) TDD
2 1852 (31.88%) MVC
3 1685 (29.00%) Scrum
4 1429 (24.60%) OO
5 1396 (24.03%) MVVM
6 1330 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
7 1107 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 816 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
9 761 (13.10%) Multithreading
10 756 (13.01%) Kanban
11 717 (12.34%) Unit Testing
12 703 (12.10%) Dependency Injection
13 646 (11.12%) Web Application Development
14 540 (9.29%) OOD
15 411 (7.07%) OOP
16 389 (6.70%) BDD
17 272 (4.68%) Web Development
18 248 (4.27%) UML
19 209 (3.60%) SOA
20 175 (3.01%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5650 (97.25%) C#
2 2276 (39.17%) SQL
3 988 (17.01%) JavaScript
4 692 (11.91%) C++
5 688 (11.84%) T-SQL
6 634 (10.91%) VB.NET
7 420 (7.23%) Java
8 314 (5.40%) VB
9 255 (4.39%) XAML
10 148 (2.55%) C
11 109 (1.88%) PowerShell
12 95 (1.64%) VBA
13 87 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 80 (1.38%) Python
15 70 (1.20%) VC++
15 70 (1.20%) VB6
16 54 (0.93%) PHP
17 48 (0.83%) Perl
18 44 (0.76%) Ruby
19 40 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 999 (17.19%) Degree
2 772 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 698 (12.01%) MCP
4 666 (11.46%) MCTS
5 659 (11.34%) MCSD
6 642 (11.05%) MCAD
7 42 (0.72%) MCPD
8 36 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 36 (0.62%) PhD
9 15 (0.26%) SC Cleared
10 14 (0.24%) MCSE
11 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 11 (0.19%) MCITP
12 5 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.086%) ISEB
13 4 (0.069%) Chartered Engineer
13 4 (0.069%) MCDBA
14 3 (0.052%) HNC
14 3 (0.052%) HND
15 2 (0.034%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (2.39%) QA
2 37 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 26 (0.45%) Basel III
4 17 (0.29%) HL7
5 14 (0.24%) TickIT
6 12 (0.21%) ISO 8583
7 11 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.069%) EMIR
9 4 (0.069%) CRD IV
9 4 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.034%) GAMP
10 2 (0.034%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.034%) SLA
11 1 (0.017%) IAS 39
System Software
1 29 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.069%) XenApp
4 1 (0.017%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (0.22%) Puppet
4 8 (0.14%) Control-M
5 6 (0.10%) MOM
6 5 (0.086%) WMI
7 1 (0.017%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1821 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 485 (8.35%) Oracle
3 75 (1.29%) Facebook
4 67 (1.15%) Twitter
4 67 (1.15%) DevExpress
5 57 (0.98%) Telerik
6 46 (0.79%) Sybase
7 40 (0.69%) TIBCO
8 37 (0.64%) Sitecore
9 34 (0.59%) VMware
9 34 (0.59%) IBM
10 33 (0.57%) Bloomberg
11 32 (0.55%) McKesson
12 25 (0.43%) Infragistics
13 24 (0.41%) Tableau
14 21 (0.36%) Perforce
15 19 (0.33%) Apple
16 17 (0.29%) HP
16 17 (0.29%) thinkFolio
17 14 (0.24%) Atlassian
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