Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 72 114
Rank change year-on-year +2 +42 -32
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.26% 1.81% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 6.02% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 3
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +23.38%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £55,300 £51,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +1.19%

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 368 299 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 34.59% 30.11% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 332 248 514
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,625 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +12 18 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Luton -5 6 £48,750 +16.77%
WPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (79.17%) WinForms
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (58.33%) WCF
7 13 (54.17%) Web Application Development
8 7 (29.17%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (16.67%) OOP
9 4 (16.67%) RESTful
9 4 (16.67%) MVVM
9 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 4 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
9 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
10 3 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
10 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 3 (12.50%) HTML
10 3 (12.50%) CSS
10 3 (12.50%) SOAP
10 3 (12.50%) MVC

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 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) NUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Lead Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Software Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Lead Software Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (12.50%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (79.17%) WinForms
4 14 (58.33%) WCF
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.50%) CSS
7 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 3 (12.50%) HTML
7 3 (12.50%) JSON
7 3 (12.50%) SOAP
8 1 (4.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Web Application Development
3 4 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (16.67%) MVVM
3 4 (16.67%) OOP
4 3 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft