Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 44 41
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 5.18% 1.11% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.73% 2.75% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 3
Belfast median annual salary £47,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.94% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,500 £29,500 £27,200
90th Percentile £48,750 £42,100 £40,400
County Antrim median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -12.50%

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 Belfast with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 177 109 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 48.23% 40.22% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 132 81 47
Belfast median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,500 £46,750
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Belfast

WPF
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for WPF in Belfast

WPF
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Belfast over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Belfast region with a requirement for WPF.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 13 (68.42%) AngularJS
4 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
5 10 (52.63%) Silverlight
6 9 (47.37%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
8 7 (36.84%) Java
9 6 (31.58%) HTML
9 6 (31.58%) CSS
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
9 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
9 6 (31.58%) Android
9 6 (31.58%) Sass
9 6 (31.58%) Xamarin
9 6 (31.58%) Mobile Development
9 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
9 6 (31.58%) Android Development
9 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
10 5 (26.32%) WCF
10 5 (26.32%) jQuery
10 5 (26.32%) MVC
10 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
11 4 (21.05%) Windows
11 4 (21.05%) C++
11 4 (21.05%) Front Office
11 4 (21.05%) WinForms

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Front Office
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Applications Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Xamarin Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) WPF Developer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) AngularJS
3 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
4 10 (52.63%) Silverlight
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) Sass
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) WCF
7 4 (21.05%) WinForms
8 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET
8 3 (15.79%) LINQ
8 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
9 2 (10.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Android
1 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Android Development
1 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile Development
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Xamarin