Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 66 114
Rank change year-on-year +2 +48 -40
Permanent jobs citing WPF 25 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.47% 2.57% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.13% 7.86% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 17
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £45,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +6.25%

WPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 408 369 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 40.28% 32.65% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 374 287 532
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £30,050
90th Percentile £69,250 £67,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Bedfordshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for WPF in Bedfordshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Bedfordshire

WPF
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +7 15 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Luton 0 8 £42,500 -13.71%
Bedford -2 2 £55,000 +69.23%
WPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (72.00%) WinForms
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) WCF
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (28.00%) Process Improvement
8 7 (28.00%) Web Application Development
8 7 (28.00%) MVC
8 7 (28.00%) Software Delivery
8 7 (28.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
10 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.00%) JSON
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (16.00%) MVVM
11 4 (16.00%) HTML
11 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
11 4 (16.00%) CSS
11 4 (16.00%) SOAP
11 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (12.00%) TDD
12 3 (12.00%) NUnit
13 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) NUnit
2 2 (8.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Development Manager
4 7 (28.00%) Software Development Manager
4 7 (28.00%) Software Manager
5 6 (24.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Integration Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) IT Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (72.00%) WinForms
4 9 (36.00%) WCF
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.00%) CSS
8 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (16.00%) HTML
8 4 (16.00%) JSON
8 4 (16.00%) SOAP
9 2 (8.00%) Ninject
9 2 (8.00%) RESTful
9 2 (8.00%) Spring.NET
9 2 (8.00%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (4.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (8.00%) Social Network
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 7 (28.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Process Improvement
2 7 (28.00%) Software Delivery
2 7 (28.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (16.00%) MVVM
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (8.00%) Kanban
5 2 (8.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C++
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Facebook
2 2 (8.00%) Twitter