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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 168 139 113
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -26
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2026 2357 2774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.86% 2.02% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.96% 5.21% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 2180 2504
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 £32,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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
40851 45236 43178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.41% 38.84% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34864 38424 37345
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 4 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 4 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 -19 1964 £45,000 +3.44% 256
London +11 945 £60,000 +9.09% 125
South East -33 296 £45,000 - 37
City of London +29 193 £63,000 +5.00% 34
North West -20 171 £40,000 +6.66% 24
West Midlands -14 140 £40,000 +6.66% 22
Yorkshire +12 133 £35,000 -6.66% 10
East of England -33 126 £41,500 +3.75% 12
West Yorkshire +26 123 £35,000 -10.25% 7
Manchester +9 99 £42,500 - 12
Leeds +12 84 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Surrey +16 81 £42,500 -22.72% 8
South West -13 78 £37,500 - 18
East Midlands -49 68 £35,000 - 6
Berkshire -1 58 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Cheshire -18 57 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Birmingham -8 49 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Bedfordshire -8 45 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire -28 38 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Nottingham -13 37 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Kent -15 37 £43,750 -2.77% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 36 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex -15 36 £42,500 +2.40% 1
North East +6 31 £34,500 +38.00% 2
Reading -1 29 £50,000 - 6
Essex -11 29 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire -9 26 £40,000 - 5
Wiltshire +6 25 £37,500 +5.63% 8
Bedford -5 25 £43,750 -2.77%
Warrington +1 24 £29,500 -5.60% 6

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 3782 (97.20%) C#
2 3352 (86.15%) .NET
3 2295 (58.98%) Agile Software Development
4 2200 (56.54%) SQL Server
5 2066 (53.10%) WCF
6 1907 (49.01%) ASP.NET
7 1522 (39.12%) MVC
8 1505 (38.68%) TDD
9 1471 (37.81%) SQL
10 1273 (32.72%) WinForms
11 1257 (32.31%) Scrum
12 1254 (32.23%) Windows
13 1146 (29.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1082 (27.81%) Finance
15 1057 (27.17%) Microsoft
16 1041 (26.75%) HTML
17 1025 (26.34%) MVVM
18 990 (25.44%) JavaScript
19 948 (24.36%) NUnit
20 857 (22.03%) .NET Framework
21 852 (21.90%) Software Engineering
22 811 (20.84%) OO
23 779 (20.02%) Rhino Mocks
24 772 (19.84%) Continuous Integration
25 722 (18.56%) Moq
26 702 (18.04%) CSS
27 649 (16.68%) Degree
28 626 (16.09%) Kanban
29 606 (15.57%) Castle Windsor
30 604 (15.52%) LINQ

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 183 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 107 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
3 86 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 69 (1.77%) IIS
5 43 (1.11%) Node.js
6 26 (0.67%) CMS
7 24 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 23 (0.59%) NServiceBus
9 19 (0.49%) Tomcat
10 17 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.44%) Orchard CMS
11 12 (0.31%) JBoss
12 11 (0.28%) Apache
13 9 (0.23%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.15%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 282 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.00%) MS Office
3 37 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.33%) MS Project
5 5 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.051%) Simulink
6 2 (0.051%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.026%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.026%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 32 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.49%) RMDS
3 15 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
5 5 (0.13%) Sage CRM
6 4 (0.10%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.10%) Beauchamp
7 3 (0.077%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.051%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.051%) Agresso
9 1 (0.026%) Lawson
9 1 (0.026%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.026%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.026%) ReMetrica
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 183 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.41%) GitHub
4 15 (0.39%) SaaS
5 11 (0.28%) Office 365
6 5 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.077%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.051%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.051%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.026%) IaaS
9 1 (0.026%) PaaS
9 1 (0.026%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.11%) Internet
2 56 (1.44%) TCP/IP
2 56 (1.44%) Broadband
3 29 (0.75%) Network Security
4 16 (0.41%) HTTP
5 14 (0.36%) DNS
6 9 (0.23%) CTI
6 9 (0.23%) Ethernet
7 6 (0.15%) UMTS
7 6 (0.15%) Wireless
7 6 (0.15%) Skype
8 5 (0.13%) Intranet
8 5 (0.13%) VPN
9 4 (0.10%) GSM
10 3 (0.077%) FTP
10 3 (0.077%) HSPA
10 3 (0.077%) LTE
11 2 (0.051%) Modbus
11 2 (0.051%) Profibus
11 2 (0.051%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2200 (56.54%) SQL Server
2 191 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 182 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 173 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 116 (2.98%) Relational Database
6 92 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 90 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 72 (1.85%) NoSQL
9 63 (1.62%) MySQL
10 58 (1.49%) MongoDB
11 57 (1.46%) SQLite
11 57 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 49 (1.26%) RDBMS
12 49 (1.26%) Big Data
13 48 (1.23%) Oracle Database
14 36 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (0.62%) Event Store
16 19 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
17 17 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (0.26%) KDB
Development Applications
1 948 (24.36%) NUnit
2 779 (20.02%) Rhino Mocks
3 722 (18.56%) Moq
4 494 (12.70%) MSTest
5 485 (12.46%) Visual Studio
6 355 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 292 (7.50%) Subversion
8 146 (3.75%) Git (software)
9 76 (1.95%) TeamCity
10 46 (1.18%) SpecFlow
11 42 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 41 (1.05%) JIRA
13 35 (0.90%) ReSharper
14 33 (0.85%) Selenium
14 33 (0.85%) Jasmine
15 31 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
16 26 (0.67%) Jenkins
17 20 (0.51%) MSBuild
18 17 (0.44%) CruiseControl
19 15 (0.39%) MSI
General
1 1082 (27.81%) Finance
2 449 (11.54%) Banking
3 392 (10.07%) Front Office
4 242 (6.22%) Retail
5 213 (5.47%) Investment Banking
6 191 (4.91%) Games
7 122 (3.14%) Telecoms
8 84 (2.16%) Back Office
9 76 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 41 (1.05%) Marketing
11 40 (1.03%) Retail Banking
11 40 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 37 (0.95%) Publishing
13 28 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 26 (0.67%) Music Industry
15 22 (0.57%) Legal
16 20 (0.51%) Electronics
16 20 (0.51%) Automotive
17 18 (0.46%) Law
18 17 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3221 (82.78%) Developer
2 1629 (41.87%) .NET Developer
3 1596 (41.02%) C# Developer
4 777 (19.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 455 (11.69%) Senior Developer
6 427 (10.97%) Software Engineer
7 420 (10.79%) Software Developer
8 280 (7.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 257 (6.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 242 (6.22%) Senior C# Developer
11 223 (5.73%) WPF Developer
12 207 (5.32%) Junior
13 187 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
14 184 (4.73%) Junior Developer
15 171 (4.39%) Graduate
16 169 (4.34%) C# Software Engineer
17 139 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
18 133 (3.42%) Graduate Developer
19 126 (3.24%) Lead Developer
20 121 (3.11%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3352 (86.15%) .NET
2 2066 (53.10%) WCF
3 1907 (49.01%) ASP.NET
4 1273 (32.72%) WinForms
5 1146 (29.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1041 (26.75%) HTML
7 857 (22.03%) .NET Framework
8 702 (18.04%) CSS
9 606 (15.57%) Castle Windsor
10 604 (15.52%) LINQ
11 589 (15.14%) HTML5
12 544 (13.98%) Web Services
13 512 (13.16%) Ninject
14 482 (12.39%) XML
15 471 (12.10%) Silverlight
16 464 (11.92%) Unity DI Container
17 443 (11.39%) NHibernate
18 431 (11.08%) jQuery
18 431 (11.08%) Spring.NET
19 419 (10.77%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 497 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 471 (12.10%) Inversion of Control
3 247 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 194 (4.99%) Derivative
5 162 (4.16%) Social Network
6 160 (4.11%) Hedge funds
7 155 (3.98%) Equities
8 152 (3.91%) Mathematics
9 146 (3.75%) Client/Server
9 146 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 144 (3.70%) Fixed Income
11 140 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
12 125 (3.21%) User Experience
13 124 (3.19%) Tandem
14 118 (3.03%) N-Tier
15 83 (2.13%) Mobile App
16 77 (1.98%) NHS
17 56 (1.44%) Visualisation
18 55 (1.41%) Physics
19 54 (1.39%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1254 (32.23%) Windows
2 182 (4.68%) Android
3 159 (4.09%) Apple iOS
4 80 (2.06%) Windows Phone
5 73 (1.88%) UNIX
6 65 (1.67%) Linux
7 37 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
8 34 (0.87%) Windows Phone 8
9 28 (0.72%) Windows Phone 7
10 24 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 13 (0.33%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.21%) Windows CE
13 7 (0.18%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.15%) Solaris
15 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.051%) VxWorks
16 2 (0.051%) AIX
17 1 (0.026%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.026%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2295 (58.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1522 (39.12%) MVC
3 1505 (38.68%) TDD
4 1257 (32.31%) Scrum
5 1025 (26.34%) MVVM
6 852 (21.90%) Software Engineering
7 811 (20.84%) OO
8 772 (19.84%) Continuous Integration
9 626 (16.09%) Kanban
10 588 (15.11%) Dependency Injection
11 550 (14.14%) Web Application Development
12 423 (10.87%) Unit Testing
13 399 (10.25%) Multithreading
14 308 (7.92%) SDLC
15 303 (7.79%) BDD
15 303 (7.79%) OOP
16 232 (5.96%) OOD
17 150 (3.86%) Web Development
18 142 (3.65%) Mentoring
19 139 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3782 (97.20%) C#
2 1471 (37.81%) SQL
3 990 (25.44%) JavaScript
4 523 (13.44%) T-SQL
5 434 (11.15%) VB.NET
6 419 (10.77%) C++
7 307 (7.89%) Java
8 238 (6.12%) VB
9 112 (2.88%) C
10 84 (2.16%) VBA
11 79 (2.03%) XAML
12 65 (1.67%) PL/SQL
12 65 (1.67%) PowerShell
13 63 (1.62%) VB6
14 58 (1.49%) Python
15 43 (1.11%) VC++
16 33 (0.85%) PHP
17 27 (0.69%) Objective-C
18 25 (0.64%) Lua
19 23 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 649 (16.68%) Degree
2 66 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (1.03%) Security Cleared
4 33 (0.85%) MCSD
5 28 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 26 (0.67%) PhD
7 22 (0.57%) HND
8 18 (0.46%) MCP
9 16 (0.41%) MCPD
10 11 (0.28%) MCSE
11 9 (0.23%) MCITP
11 9 (0.23%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.21%) MCDBA
13 6 (0.15%) ISEB
14 5 (0.13%) CISA
14 5 (0.13%) CISM
14 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 4 (0.10%) ISEB Practitioner
16 3 (0.077%) PMI Certification
17 2 (0.051%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (3.34%) QA
2 73 (1.88%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.44%) HL7
4 14 (0.36%) EMIR
4 14 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.23%) PMBOK
5 9 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.21%) SLA
7 7 (0.18%) TickIT
8 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.077%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.051%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.026%) Basel III
11 1 (0.026%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.026%) COBIT
11 1 (0.026%) GAMP
System Software
1 40 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.44%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.10%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.077%) HDFS
6 2 (0.051%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (0.51%) WMI
2 9 (0.23%) MOM
3 6 (0.15%) MIIS
4 4 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 4 (0.10%) SCCM
4 4 (0.10%) Puppet
4 4 (0.10%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.077%) Control-M
6 1 (0.026%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1057 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 235 (6.04%) Oracle
3 137 (3.52%) Twitter
4 131 (3.37%) Facebook
5 78 (2.00%) Apple
6 71 (1.82%) TIBCO
7 55 (1.41%) Xamarin
8 49 (1.26%) Sybase
9 40 (1.03%) DevExpress
10 30 (0.77%) Telerik
11 29 (0.75%) Google
12 22 (0.57%) ION Trading
13 16 (0.41%) TOWER Software
14 14 (0.36%) Perforce
15 13 (0.33%) VMware
16 12 (0.31%) Informatica
17 11 (0.28%) SAP
18 9 (0.23%) GUPTA
18 9 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
19 8 (0.21%) Red Gate
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ashdown Group
Salary: £35k per annum + healthcare, Pension, 23 days holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 17 hours ago