Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 203 218
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15 +24
Permanent jobs citing WPF 33 50 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.78% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 2.17% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 82
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +27.27% -17.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £21,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,325 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,162 2,308 2,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.91% 36.18% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,842 1,990 2,257
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Berkshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for WPF in Berkshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Berkshire

WPF
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Reading -24 9 £32,500 -31.58% 1
Wokingham +18 6 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Bracknell -20 4 £51,250 -25.72%
Slough - 3 £60,000 - 2
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
4 26 (78.79%) .NET Framework
5 21 (63.64%) Degree
6 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 17 (51.52%) WCF
8 16 (48.48%) Entity Framework
8 16 (48.48%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (45.45%) Firmware
9 15 (45.45%) Mathematics
10 13 (39.39%) Physics
10 13 (39.39%) Web Development
10 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
10 13 (39.39%) HTML5
10 13 (39.39%) HTML
10 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
11 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
11 12 (36.36%) Subversion
11 12 (36.36%) AngularJS
12 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
12 11 (33.33%) Windows
13 10 (30.30%) OO
13 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
13 10 (30.30%) JIRA
14 8 (24.24%) Backbone.js
14 8 (24.24%) OOD
15 7 (21.21%) WinForms

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Bluetooth
1 5 (15.15%) Ethernet
1 5 (15.15%) RS-232
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
1 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 12 (36.36%) Subversion
3 10 (30.30%) JIRA
4 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
5 5 (15.15%) Bugzilla
5 5 (15.15%) HP UFT
5 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.15%) Selenium
6 2 (6.06%) MSBuild
6 2 (6.06%) NUnit
6 2 (6.06%) ReSharper
6 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.06%) Xcode
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Back Office
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Automotive
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Games
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Software Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Developer
3 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 8 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Junior
4 8 (24.24%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Development Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior Software Test Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Software Development Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Test Development Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) WPF Developer
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 26 (78.79%) .NET Framework
4 17 (51.52%) WCF
5 16 (48.48%) Entity Framework
6 13 (39.39%) HTML
6 13 (39.39%) HTML5
7 12 (36.36%) AngularJS
8 8 (24.24%) Backbone.js
9 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (21.21%) WinForms
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (15.15%) RESTful
12 4 (12.12%) LINQ
12 4 (12.12%) WF
13 3 (9.09%) CSS
13 3 (9.09%) jQuery
14 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET
14 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 2 (6.06%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) CAN bus
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
1 5 (15.15%) Robotics
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.06%) Fintech
4 2 (6.06%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 13 (39.39%) Physics
3 13 (39.39%) Web Development
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
6 10 (30.30%) OO
7 8 (24.24%) OOD
8 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.21%) MVC
8 7 (21.21%) OOP
8 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.15%) Android Development
9 5 (15.15%) iOS Development
9 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
9 5 (15.15%) Use Case
9 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
9 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) C
3 5 (15.15%) C++
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.06%) F#
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) XAML
6 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Assembla
3 2 (6.06%) Google