Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 216 223
Rank change year-on-year +27 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 79 51 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.12% 0.72% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 2.00% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 79 47 86
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,400 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.11% -5.26% +11.76%

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 2,666 2,546 3,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.80% 36.10% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,311 2,136 2,712
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,625
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +41 51 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Wokingham +4 12 £52,500 +110.00%
Bracknell 0 8 £69,000 +53.33%
Slough +1 3 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £52,500 -
Newbury - 1 £50,000 -
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 79 (100.00%) C#
2 70 (88.61%) .NET
3 58 (73.42%) ASP.NET
4 49 (62.03%) WCF
5 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (53.16%) SQL Server
7 37 (46.84%) SQL
8 35 (44.30%) MVC
9 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
10 31 (39.24%) .NET Framework
11 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
11 30 (37.97%) HTML
12 27 (34.18%) TDD
13 26 (32.91%) WinForms
13 26 (32.91%) MVVM
14 25 (31.65%) Entity Framework
14 25 (31.65%) Node.js
15 24 (30.38%) Greenfield Project
16 23 (29.11%) Software Engineering
17 22 (27.85%) CSS
18 19 (24.05%) SOAP
18 19 (24.05%) Visual Studio
19 17 (21.52%) Unit Testing
20 16 (20.25%) Scrum
20 16 (20.25%) Windows
21 15 (18.99%) OO
21 15 (18.99%) RESTful
21 15 (18.99%) REST
21 15 (18.99%) BDD
22 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (53.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (15.19%) MySQL
4 4 (5.06%) Power BI
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.59%) NUnit
5 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.27%) MSTest
General
1 13 (16.46%) Marketing
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 8 (10.13%) Retail
4 7 (8.86%) Games
5 4 (5.06%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 58 (73.42%) Developer
2 29 (36.71%) .NET Developer
3 19 (24.05%) C# Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Software Developer
4 13 (16.46%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Software Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Principal Developer
8 9 (11.39%) Junior
9 8 (10.13%) Principal .NET Developer
9 8 (10.13%) Team Leader
10 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (8.86%) Junior C# Developer
10 7 (8.86%) Junior Developer
10 7 (8.86%) Lead Developer
11 5 (6.33%) .NET Team Leader
11 5 (6.33%) Lead .NET Developer
11 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Senior C# Developer
13 2 (2.53%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (88.61%) .NET
2 58 (73.42%) ASP.NET
3 49 (62.03%) WCF
4 31 (39.24%) .NET Framework
5 30 (37.97%) HTML
6 26 (32.91%) WinForms
7 25 (31.65%) Entity Framework
7 25 (31.65%) Node.js
8 22 (27.85%) CSS
9 19 (24.05%) SOAP
10 15 (18.99%) REST
10 15 (18.99%) RESTful
11 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (16.46%) Code First Entity Framework
12 13 (16.46%) LINQ
12 13 (16.46%) XML
13 12 (15.19%) React
13 12 (15.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.30%) MVC
3 27 (34.18%) TDD
4 26 (32.91%) MVVM
5 23 (29.11%) Software Engineering
6 17 (21.52%) Unit Testing
7 16 (20.25%) Scrum
8 15 (18.99%) BDD
8 15 (18.99%) OO
9 13 (16.46%) Mathematics
9 13 (16.46%) Web Application Development
10 12 (15.19%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (15.19%) Multithreading
10 12 (15.19%) SDLC
11 10 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (12.66%) Software Architecture
12 9 (11.39%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (11.39%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (10.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (46.84%) SQL
3 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.46%) Ruby
4 13 (16.46%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.92%) C++
5 11 (13.92%) XAML
6 8 (10.13%) XPath
6 8 (10.13%) XQuery
7 7 (8.86%) C
8 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.53%) Java
10 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft