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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 149 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
-37 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2130 2717 2838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.87% 2.54% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 6.28% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 2475 2667
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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
42196 43260 45633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.97% 40.39% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35716 37474 40008
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 23 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 23 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 -41 2035 £45,000 - 288
London -33 956 £55,000 -4.34% 106
South East -81 293 £41,500 -2.35% 39
City of London -49 204 £63,000 +5.00% 32
East of England -23 169 £45,000 +20.00% 24
North West -51 154 £37,500 +7.14% 27
Yorkshire 0 152 £37,500 +4.16% 23
West Yorkshire +6 122 £40,000 +10.34% 20
East Midlands -8 119 £40,000 - 16
Leeds +19 107 £40,000 +11.11% 14
West Midlands -27 96 £40,000 +6.66% 13
South West -23 92 £35,000 - 30
Manchester -15 72 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Cheshire -34 65 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Kent +8 64 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Surrey -60 61 £48,750 -7.14% 7
Scotland +9 58 £38,500 -14.44% 7
Bedfordshire 0 56 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Nottinghamshire -5 56 £40,000 - 10
Bedford -1 50 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Cambridgeshire +1 47 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Nottingham -10 45 £40,000 - 9
Essex +5 42 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Berkshire -17 40 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Edinburgh +13 38 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Cambridge -6 38 £45,000 +24.13% 10
Buckinghamshire -22 36 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North East -6 33 £32,500 -18.75% 10
Oxfordshire -12 33 £47,000 +17.50% 5
Tyne and Wear +8 32 £32,500 -1.51% 9

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 4350 (96.05%) C#
2 4005 (88.43%) .NET
3 2787 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 2623 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
5 2544 (56.17%) WCF
6 2344 (51.76%) ASP.NET
7 1879 (41.49%) MVC
8 1773 (39.15%) SQL
9 1683 (37.16%) TDD
10 1574 (34.75%) WinForms
11 1372 (30.29%) Windows
12 1366 (30.16%) Scrum
13 1309 (28.90%) Microsoft
14 1285 (28.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1252 (27.64%) .NET Framework
16 1209 (26.69%) Finance
17 1170 (25.83%) HTML
18 1140 (25.17%) JavaScript
19 1039 (22.94%) MVVM
20 1014 (22.39%) OO
21 938 (20.71%) NUnit
22 923 (20.38%) CSS
23 836 (18.46%) Degree
24 748 (16.52%) Software Engineering
25 730 (16.12%) Rhino Mocks
26 722 (15.94%) Silverlight
27 671 (14.82%) LINQ
28 646 (14.26%) Web Services
29 645 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
30 640 (14.13%) Moq

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 374 (8.26%) SharePoint
2 143 (3.16%) IIS
3 139 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
4 129 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 51 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
6 48 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 34 (0.75%) Node.js
8 27 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 17 (0.38%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.29%) NServiceBus
10 13 (0.29%) JBoss
11 12 (0.26%) MQSeries
12 11 (0.24%) ColdFusion
13 10 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
14 9 (0.20%) Adobe CQ
14 9 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.18%) Apache
16 6 (0.13%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
16 6 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 445 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 56 (1.24%) MS Office
3 32 (0.71%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.088%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.044%) MS Project
9 2 (0.044%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.044%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.022%) Zemax
10 1 (0.022%) Simulink
10 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 68 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.22%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.18%) RMDS
4 4 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.088%) Line 500
5 3 (0.066%) Magento
6 2 (0.044%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.044%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.044%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.044%) Beauchamp
6 2 (0.044%) TIBCO iProcess
6 2 (0.044%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.044%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.044%) ReMetrica
7 1 (0.022%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 50 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (0.42%) SaaS
4 16 (0.35%) GitHub
5 4 (0.088%) Force.com
6 3 (0.066%) Office 365
7 1 (0.022%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.022%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.022%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.022%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 137 (3.02%) Internet
2 41 (0.91%) TCP/IP
3 37 (0.82%) Broadband
4 35 (0.77%) HTTP
5 19 (0.42%) Ethernet
6 15 (0.33%) Intranet
7 12 (0.26%) FTP
8 9 (0.20%) VoIP
9 8 (0.18%) GSM
9 8 (0.18%) SMS
9 8 (0.18%) UMTS
9 8 (0.18%) SMPP
9 8 (0.18%) NFC
10 4 (0.088%) Firewall
11 3 (0.066%) CTI
11 3 (0.066%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.044%) Modbus
12 2 (0.044%) Profibus
12 2 (0.044%) iBeacon
13 1 (0.022%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2787 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 492 (10.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 336 (7.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 212 (4.68%) Relational Database
5 200 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 200 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 175 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 118 (2.61%) Oracle Database
8 111 (2.45%) RDBMS
9 58 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (1.17%) MySQL
11 50 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
12 37 (0.82%) NoSQL
13 34 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
13 34 (0.75%) SQLite
14 33 (0.73%) Big Data
14 33 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
15 27 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 22 (0.49%) MongoDB
17 20 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 938 (20.71%) NUnit
2 730 (16.12%) Rhino Mocks
3 640 (14.13%) Moq
4 535 (11.81%) Visual Studio
5 445 (9.83%) MSTest
6 405 (8.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 330 (7.29%) Subversion
8 102 (2.25%) Git (software)
9 82 (1.81%) TeamCity
10 58 (1.28%) MSBuild
11 39 (0.86%) Jenkins
12 38 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
13 37 (0.82%) ReSharper
14 32 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
15 30 (0.66%) SpecFlow
16 25 (0.55%) JIRA
17 24 (0.53%) JUnit
17 24 (0.53%) Xcode
17 24 (0.53%) CruiseControl
17 24 (0.53%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 1209 (26.69%) Finance
2 508 (11.22%) Banking
3 371 (8.19%) Front Office
4 251 (5.54%) Investment Banking
5 210 (4.64%) Retail
6 119 (2.63%) Games
7 115 (2.54%) Telecoms
8 72 (1.59%) Back Office
9 47 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 42 (0.93%) Marketing
11 41 (0.91%) Advertising
12 35 (0.77%) Electronics
13 31 (0.68%) Legal
14 29 (0.64%) Law
15 24 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 24 (0.53%) Music Industry
16 13 (0.29%) Multimedia
17 12 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.26%) Automotive
18 10 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3920 (86.55%) Developer
2 2068 (45.66%) C# Developer
3 1754 (38.73%) .NET Developer
4 1047 (23.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 621 (13.71%) Senior Developer
6 598 (13.20%) Software Developer
7 426 (9.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 346 (7.64%) Senior C# Developer
9 322 (7.11%) ASP.NET Developer
10 308 (6.80%) Software Engineer
11 302 (6.67%) WPF Developer
12 250 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
13 241 (5.32%) Junior
14 232 (5.12%) Junior Developer
15 198 (4.37%) C# Software Developer
16 180 (3.97%) Graduate
17 169 (3.73%) Graduate Developer
18 161 (3.55%) .NET Software Developer
19 152 (3.36%) Lead Developer
20 149 (3.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4005 (88.43%) .NET
2 2544 (56.17%) WCF
3 2344 (51.76%) ASP.NET
4 1574 (34.75%) WinForms
5 1285 (28.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1252 (27.64%) .NET Framework
7 1170 (25.83%) HTML
8 923 (20.38%) CSS
9 722 (15.94%) Silverlight
10 671 (14.82%) LINQ
11 646 (14.26%) Web Services
12 596 (13.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 581 (12.83%) Castle Windsor
14 549 (12.12%) XML
15 546 (12.06%) HTML5
16 514 (11.35%) jQuery
17 500 (11.04%) NHibernate
18 456 (10.07%) Ajax
19 421 (9.30%) Unity DI Container
20 402 (8.88%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 568 (12.54%) Computer Science
2 420 (9.27%) Inversion of Control
3 215 (4.75%) Hedge funds
4 198 (4.37%) Client/Server
5 193 (4.26%) N-Tier
6 192 (4.24%) Mathematics
7 171 (3.78%) Derivative
8 159 (3.51%) Fixed Income
9 149 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 148 (3.27%) Tandem
11 143 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
12 108 (2.38%) User Experience
13 107 (2.36%) Social Network
14 105 (2.32%) Equities
15 102 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
16 74 (1.63%) Blog
17 64 (1.41%) Open Source
18 56 (1.24%) Algorithms
19 54 (1.19%) Physics
20 46 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1372 (30.29%) Windows
2 156 (3.44%) Android
3 116 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 62 (1.37%) Linux
5 49 (1.08%) Windows Phone
6 33 (0.73%) UNIX
7 27 (0.60%) Windows 8
8 22 (0.49%) Mac OS X
8 22 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
9 16 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (0.18%) Windows CE
12 7 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.088%) VMS
13 4 (0.088%) Windows Phone 7
14 3 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.066%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.066%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.066%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.044%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2623 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
2 1879 (41.49%) MVC
3 1683 (37.16%) TDD
4 1366 (30.16%) Scrum
5 1039 (22.94%) MVVM
6 1014 (22.39%) OO
7 748 (16.52%) Software Engineering
8 645 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
9 603 (13.31%) Kanban
10 553 (12.21%) Web Application Development
11 501 (11.06%) Multithreading
12 477 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
13 376 (8.30%) Unit Testing
14 371 (8.19%) BDD
15 277 (6.12%) OOP
16 270 (5.96%) OOD
17 233 (5.14%) E-Commerce
18 232 (5.12%) Web Development
19 213 (4.70%) SOA
20 187 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4350 (96.05%) C#
2 1773 (39.15%) SQL
3 1140 (25.17%) JavaScript
4 613 (13.53%) T-SQL
5 572 (12.63%) VB.NET
6 438 (9.67%) C++
7 300 (6.62%) Java
8 277 (6.12%) VB
9 208 (4.59%) XAML
10 126 (2.78%) VBA
11 92 (2.03%) C
12 85 (1.88%) Python
13 74 (1.63%) VB6
14 66 (1.46%) XPath
14 66 (1.46%) PHP
15 57 (1.26%) PowerShell
15 57 (1.26%) PL/SQL
16 42 (0.93%) Perl
17 31 (0.68%) MATLAB
18 25 (0.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 836 (18.46%) Degree
2 280 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 188 (4.15%) MCP
4 186 (4.11%) MCSD
5 180 (3.97%) MCTS
6 169 (3.73%) MCAD
7 22 (0.49%) PhD
8 20 (0.44%) Security Cleared
9 9 (0.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 9 (0.20%) MCSE
10 5 (0.11%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.11%) CFA
11 4 (0.088%) HNC
11 4 (0.088%) HND
12 3 (0.066%) MCITP
12 3 (0.066%) CISSP
12 3 (0.066%) MCDBA
13 2 (0.044%) ISEB
13 2 (0.044%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.044%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (2.05%) QA
2 24 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.38%) EMIR
3 17 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (0.33%) UCITS
5 10 (0.22%) Basel III
6 8 (0.18%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.11%) SLA
8 3 (0.066%) WCAG
9 2 (0.044%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.022%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.022%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.044%) Firmware
4 2 (0.044%) Docker
5 1 (0.022%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 22 (0.49%) Puppet
2 17 (0.38%) MOM
3 16 (0.35%) Vagrant
4 13 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.044%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.022%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1309 (28.90%) Microsoft
2 359 (7.93%) Oracle
3 88 (1.94%) Twitter
4 85 (1.88%) Facebook
5 72 (1.59%) DevExpress
6 66 (1.46%) Telerik
7 52 (1.15%) TIBCO
8 41 (0.91%) Xamarin
9 40 (0.88%) Infragistics
10 37 (0.82%) Sybase
11 32 (0.71%) Sitecore
12 30 (0.66%) Bloomberg
13 25 (0.55%) VMware
14 23 (0.51%) Adobe
15 20 (0.44%) Red Gate
16 18 (0.40%) Google
17 17 (0.38%) Apple
18 16 (0.35%) SAP
19 14 (0.31%) Sage
19 14 (0.31%) ION Trading
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicestershire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30-45k+Bonus 20-30%+Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Derbyshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £43,000 per annum GBP c40k +Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 50 - 60K +Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago