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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 156 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2102 2798 2871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.84% 2.62% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.86% 6.60% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1937 2536 2700
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -50 1999 £42,500 -5.55% 289
London -71 864 £55,000 -8.33% 109
South East -68 316 £42,000 -4.54% 34
North West -19 185 £37,500 +7.14% 31
East of England -25 178 £45,000 +20.00% 21
City of London -74 173 £62,500 - 42
East Midlands -9 128 £40,000 +6.66% 14
West Midlands +14 122 £38,000 +1.33% 19
Yorkshire -9 117 £37,500 +4.16% 36
Manchester +21 93 £40,000 +14.28% 13
West Yorkshire -12 93 £37,500 - 24
Leeds +25 88 £38,750 -3.12% 21
South West -18 84 £35,000 - 16
Surrey -35 72 £51,250 +7.89% 6
Cheshire -24 62 £36,250 +3.57% 13
Nottinghamshire +1 60 £40,000 - 5
Bedfordshire -4 56 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Scotland -6 56 £41,500 +3.75% 9
Cambridgeshire +12 52 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Kent -6 48 £37,500 -16.66% 5
East Sussex -25 45 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Bedford -4 44 £52,500 - 2
Cambridge +1 43 £37,500 - 8
Berkshire -3 43 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Essex -5 43 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Nottingham -15 42 £40,000 - 4
Brighton -24 40 £41,500 -2.35%
Staffordshire +9 39 £38,000 -8.70% 5
Edinburgh +3 35 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Leicestershire +8 34 £40,000 - 3

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4665 (95.93%) C#
2 4291 (88.24%) .NET
3 2887 (59.37%) SQL Server
4 2778 (57.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2744 (56.43%) WCF
6 2424 (49.85%) ASP.NET
7 1880 (38.66%) MVC
8 1849 (38.02%) SQL
9 1789 (36.79%) TDD
10 1697 (34.90%) WinForms
11 1512 (31.09%) Windows
12 1423 (29.26%) Scrum
13 1410 (28.99%) Microsoft
14 1297 (26.67%) .NET Framework
15 1285 (26.42%) Finance
16 1264 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
17 1144 (23.52%) MVVM
18 1136 (23.36%) HTML
19 1089 (22.39%) OO
20 1082 (22.25%) JavaScript
21 1003 (20.63%) NUnit
22 888 (18.26%) Degree
23 881 (18.12%) CSS
24 795 (16.35%) Software Engineering
25 792 (16.29%) Silverlight
26 767 (15.77%) Rhino Mocks
27 703 (14.46%) LINQ
28 685 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
29 678 (13.94%) Moq
30 668 (13.74%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 378 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 158 (3.25%) IIS
3 151 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
4 134 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 54 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 52 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
7 35 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 33 (0.68%) WebSphere
8 33 (0.68%) Node.js
9 22 (0.45%) MQSeries
10 20 (0.41%) NServiceBus
11 19 (0.39%) Adobe CQ
12 15 (0.31%) Apache
13 13 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (0.25%) TIBCO EMS
15 11 (0.23%) ColdFusion
16 8 (0.16%) ArcGIS
17 7 (0.14%) Confluence
18 6 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
18 6 (0.12%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 494 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 60 (1.23%) MS Office
3 24 (0.49%) InfoPath
4 16 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 14 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.25%) Fireworks
7 10 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.10%) Simulink
9 3 (0.062%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.062%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.062%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.041%) MS Project
11 1 (0.021%) Zemax
11 1 (0.021%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 77 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.31%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.12%) Magento
4 4 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.082%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.062%) assyst
6 2 (0.041%) TIBCO iProcess
6 2 (0.041%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.041%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.041%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.041%) Line 500
7 1 (0.021%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.021%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.021%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.021%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.021%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 56 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (0.41%) GitHub
3 19 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.27%) SaaS
5 5 (0.10%) 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
1 156 (3.21%) Internet
2 37 (0.76%) Broadband
3 36 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 30 (0.62%) HTTP
5 23 (0.47%) Intranet
6 19 (0.39%) Ethernet
7 12 (0.25%) GSM
7 12 (0.25%) UMTS
8 10 (0.21%) VoIP
9 9 (0.19%) FTP
10 7 (0.14%) Modbus
11 6 (0.12%) NFC
11 6 (0.12%) SMPP
11 6 (0.12%) SMS
12 4 (0.082%) Firewall
13 3 (0.062%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.062%) iBeacon
13 3 (0.062%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.041%) LDAP
14 2 (0.041%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2887 (59.37%) SQL Server
2 504 (10.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 388 (7.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 244 (5.02%) Relational Database
5 191 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 188 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 183 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 122 (2.51%) RDBMS
9 110 (2.26%) Oracle Database
10 54 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
11 53 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
11 53 (1.09%) NoSQL
12 47 (0.97%) MySQL
13 42 (0.86%) Big Data
14 40 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 34 (0.70%) MongoDB
16 31 (0.64%) SQLite
17 26 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
17 26 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
18 25 (0.51%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1003 (20.63%) NUnit
2 767 (15.77%) Rhino Mocks
3 678 (13.94%) Moq
4 586 (12.05%) Visual Studio
5 482 (9.91%) MSTest
6 432 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 359 (7.38%) Subversion
8 87 (1.79%) TeamCity
8 87 (1.79%) Git (software)
9 58 (1.19%) Jenkins
10 57 (1.17%) MSBuild
11 46 (0.95%) SpecFlow
12 36 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
12 36 (0.74%) JUnit
12 36 (0.74%) JIRA
13 35 (0.72%) ReSharper
13 35 (0.72%) CruiseControl
14 32 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
15 28 (0.58%) Maven
16 27 (0.56%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 1285 (26.42%) Finance
2 497 (10.22%) Banking
3 418 (8.60%) Front Office
4 255 (5.24%) Investment Banking
5 228 (4.69%) Retail
6 132 (2.71%) Games
7 125 (2.57%) Telecoms
8 65 (1.34%) Back Office
9 62 (1.27%) Marketing
10 54 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 38 (0.78%) Advertising
11 38 (0.78%) Law
11 38 (0.78%) Electronics
12 34 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.51%) Music Industry
14 21 (0.43%) Legal
15 13 (0.27%) Automotive
16 9 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.16%) Publishing
17 8 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4209 (86.55%) Developer
2 2264 (46.56%) C# Developer
3 1917 (39.42%) .NET Developer
4 1137 (23.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 700 (14.39%) Senior Developer
6 617 (12.69%) Software Developer
7 428 (8.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 379 (7.79%) Senior C# Developer
9 341 (7.01%) WPF Developer
10 334 (6.87%) Software Engineer
11 326 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
12 305 (6.27%) Senior .NET Developer
13 251 (5.16%) Junior
14 242 (4.98%) Junior Developer
15 211 (4.34%) C# Software Developer
16 191 (3.93%) Programmer
17 184 (3.78%) .NET Software Developer
18 183 (3.76%) Lead Developer
19 170 (3.50%) Graduate
20 166 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4291 (88.24%) .NET
2 2744 (56.43%) WCF
3 2424 (49.85%) ASP.NET
4 1697 (34.90%) WinForms
5 1297 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 1264 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1136 (23.36%) HTML
8 881 (18.12%) CSS
9 792 (16.29%) Silverlight
10 703 (14.46%) LINQ
11 668 (13.74%) Web Services
12 606 (12.46%) Castle Windsor
13 599 (12.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 556 (11.43%) HTML5
15 553 (11.37%) XML
16 539 (11.08%) NHibernate
17 507 (10.43%) jQuery
18 462 (9.50%) Unity DI Container
19 445 (9.15%) Ajax
20 431 (8.86%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 631 (12.98%) Computer Science
2 449 (9.23%) Inversion of Control
3 226 (4.65%) Hedge funds
3 226 (4.65%) N-Tier
4 203 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 194 (3.99%) Derivative
6 189 (3.89%) Mathematics
7 167 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 164 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
9 159 (3.27%) Fixed Income
10 158 (3.25%) Tandem
11 140 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
12 135 (2.78%) Equities
13 121 (2.49%) User Experience
14 96 (1.97%) Social Network
15 87 (1.79%) Open Source
16 66 (1.36%) Blog
17 57 (1.17%) Equity Derivative
18 53 (1.09%) Physics
19 42 (0.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1512 (31.09%) Windows
2 137 (2.82%) Android
3 109 (2.24%) Apple iOS
4 69 (1.42%) Linux
5 42 (0.86%) Windows Phone
6 41 (0.84%) UNIX
7 33 (0.68%) Windows 8
8 23 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
10 16 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.25%) Windows CE
12 8 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
14 4 (0.082%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.062%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.062%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.041%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.041%) Solaris
16 2 (0.041%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2778 (57.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1880 (38.66%) MVC
3 1789 (36.79%) TDD
4 1423 (29.26%) Scrum
5 1144 (23.52%) MVVM
6 1089 (22.39%) OO
7 795 (16.35%) Software Engineering
8 685 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
9 650 (13.37%) Kanban
10 589 (12.11%) Multithreading
11 577 (11.87%) Web Application Development
12 523 (10.75%) Dependency Injection
13 471 (9.69%) Unit Testing
14 394 (8.10%) BDD
15 293 (6.03%) OOP
16 280 (5.76%) OOD
17 223 (4.59%) Web Development
18 221 (4.54%) E-Commerce
19 212 (4.36%) Mentoring
20 209 (4.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4665 (95.93%) C#
2 1849 (38.02%) SQL
3 1082 (22.25%) JavaScript
4 619 (12.73%) T-SQL
5 597 (12.28%) VB.NET
6 467 (9.60%) C++
7 336 (6.91%) Java
8 293 (6.03%) VB
9 200 (4.11%) XAML
10 131 (2.69%) VBA
11 91 (1.87%) Python
12 89 (1.83%) PowerShell
13 85 (1.75%) VB6
14 84 (1.73%) C
15 61 (1.25%) PHP
16 58 (1.19%) PL/SQL
17 54 (1.11%) Perl
18 48 (0.99%) XPath
19 38 (0.78%) MATLAB
20 36 (0.74%) F#
Qualifications
1 888 (18.26%) Degree
2 400 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 297 (6.11%) MCP
3 297 (6.11%) MCSD
4 280 (5.76%) MCAD
4 280 (5.76%) MCTS
5 30 (0.62%) Security Cleared
6 23 (0.47%) PhD
7 12 (0.25%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 12 (0.25%) MCSE
8 9 (0.19%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.10%) CFA
9 5 (0.10%) MCPD
10 3 (0.062%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.062%) ISEB
10 3 (0.062%) CISSP
10 3 (0.062%) HNC
10 3 (0.062%) HND
11 2 (0.041%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.041%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (2.12%) QA
2 27 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.41%) EMIR
3 20 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (0.33%) UCITS
5 10 (0.21%) Basel III
6 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.12%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.082%) SLA
9 2 (0.041%) GAMP
9 2 (0.041%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.041%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.021%) WCAG
10 1 (0.021%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 23 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.021%) XenApp
4 1 (0.021%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 26 (0.53%) Puppet
2 22 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.29%) Vagrant
3 14 (0.29%) MOM
4 4 (0.082%) Control-M
5 2 (0.041%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1410 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 380 (7.81%) Oracle
3 77 (1.58%) Twitter
4 71 (1.46%) Facebook
5 69 (1.42%) DevExpress
6 60 (1.23%) Telerik
7 53 (1.09%) TIBCO
8 42 (0.86%) Sitecore
9 37 (0.76%) Infragistics
10 34 (0.70%) Sybase
11 32 (0.66%) Adobe
12 31 (0.64%) Bloomberg
13 30 (0.62%) Xamarin
14 23 (0.47%) VMware
15 21 (0.43%) IBM
16 18 (0.37%) Red Gate
17 17 (0.35%) Tableau
18 15 (0.31%) Syncfusion
18 15 (0.31%) JBoss
19 14 (0.29%) SAP
Central London / West End
TRG
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum + extensive benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago