Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 116 67
Rank change year-on-year +47 -49 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 25 5 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.31% 0.31% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.12% 0.86% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 90
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £48,750 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% +2.41% -2.35%

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 351 582 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 32.38% 36.22% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 286 538 593
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £29,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £60,200
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 - 11 £45,000 - 2
Luton - 7 £44,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 6 £45,000 -
Bedford +14 1 £35,000 -12.50%
WPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (80.00%) WinForms
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (72.00%) WCF
5 13 (52.00%) TDD
6 12 (48.00%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (44.00%) MVVM
8 10 (40.00%) MVC
8 10 (40.00%) NUnit
9 9 (36.00%) Scrum
9 9 (36.00%) BDD
10 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (28.00%) Windows
11 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (24.00%) Rhino Mocks
12 6 (24.00%) Moq
12 6 (24.00%) Kanban
12 6 (24.00%) NHibernate
12 6 (24.00%) Music Streaming
12 6 (24.00%) Web Application Development
12 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
13 5 (20.00%) User Experience
13 5 (20.00%) RESTful
13 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
13 5 (20.00%) OOP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) NUnit
2 6 (24.00%) Moq
2 6 (24.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (32.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 8 (32.00%) WPF Developer
5 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) WinForms
3 18 (72.00%) WCF
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (24.00%) NHibernate
7 5 (20.00%) RESTful
7 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.00%) LINQ
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (12.00%) Autofac
9 3 (12.00%) NancyFx
9 3 (12.00%) REST
10 1 (4.00%) HTML
10 1 (4.00%) HTML5
10 1 (4.00%) jQuery
10 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
10 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (24.00%) Music Streaming
3 5 (20.00%) User Experience
4 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) TDD
3 11 (44.00%) MVVM
4 10 (40.00%) MVC
5 9 (36.00%) BDD
5 9 (36.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Kanban
6 6 (24.00%) Web Application Development
7 5 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 5 (20.00%) OOP
8 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
8 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (8.00%) Web Development
11 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (4.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft