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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 83 59
Rank change year-on-year +41 -24  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 28 6 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.58% 0.67% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 1.88% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 39
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 224 320 390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 36.60% 35.79% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 166 297 362
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing WPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 11 £52,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 8 £45,000 - 1
Luton - 7 £42,500 -
Bedford +9 2 £32,500 -18.75%
WPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (95.12%) SQL Server
3 36 (87.80%) WinForms
4 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET
5 31 (75.61%) WCF
6 29 (70.73%) TDD
7 27 (65.85%) Visual Studio
8 26 (63.41%) NUnit
9 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
9 17 (41.46%) .NET Framework
9 17 (41.46%) LINQ
10 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (29.27%) BDD
11 12 (29.27%) Scrum
12 11 (26.83%) Windows
12 11 (26.83%) HTML
12 11 (26.83%) HTML5
13 10 (24.39%) Re-Platforming
14 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (21.95%) Web Application Development
14 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
14 9 (21.95%) MVVM
14 9 (21.95%) Rhino Mocks
14 9 (21.95%) Moq
14 9 (21.95%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (21.95%) Kanban
14 9 (21.95%) Java
14 9 (21.95%) JavaScript

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 39 (95.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (65.85%) Visual Studio
2 26 (63.41%) NUnit
3 9 (21.95%) Moq
3 9 (21.95%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (78.05%) C# Developer
3 27 (65.85%) .NET Developer
4 18 (43.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (41.46%) Lead C# Developer
5 17 (41.46%) Lead Developer
6 13 (31.71%) Lead .NET Developer
7 11 (26.83%) C# WPF Developer
7 11 (26.83%) WPF Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Technical Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Technical Leader
9 3 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.88%) WCF Developer
10 2 (4.88%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (87.80%) WinForms
3 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET
4 31 (75.61%) WCF
5 17 (41.46%) .NET Framework
5 17 (41.46%) LINQ
6 11 (26.83%) HTML
6 11 (26.83%) HTML5
7 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
7 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (21.95%) NHibernate
7 9 (21.95%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (7.32%) Autofac
8 3 (7.32%) NancyFx
8 3 (7.32%) REST
9 2 (4.88%) jQuery
9 2 (4.88%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.44%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (21.95%) Streaming Music
2 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) TDD
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) BDD
3 12 (29.27%) Scrum
4 10 (24.39%) Re-Platforming
5 9 (21.95%) Kanban
5 9 (21.95%) MVC
5 9 (21.95%) MVVM
5 9 (21.95%) SOA
5 9 (21.95%) Web Application Development
6 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.88%) Physics
8 2 (4.88%) Prototyping
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (21.95%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) PhD
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago