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

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 114 110
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 21 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.15% 1.23% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% 2.86% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 833 805 809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 45.44% 43.21% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 707 733 721
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

WPF
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for WPF in Bristol

WPF
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WPF.

1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (86.84%) .NET
3 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (55.26%) MVC
5 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (44.74%) WCF
7 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (36.84%) CSS
8 14 (36.84%) HTML
8 14 (36.84%) SQL
9 13 (34.21%) MVVM
9 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
9 13 (34.21%) TDD
10 12 (31.58%) NUnit
10 12 (31.58%) MSTest
10 12 (31.58%) C++
10 12 (31.58%) Scrum
11 11 (28.95%) Windows
12 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (21.05%) Unity DI Container
14 8 (21.05%) Castle Windsor
14 8 (21.05%) Ninject
14 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
14 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
14 8 (21.05%) Entity Framework
14 8 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
14 8 (21.05%) Moq

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MSTest
1 12 (31.58%) NUnit
2 8 (21.05%) Moq
2 8 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 23 (60.53%) .NET Developer
3 20 (52.63%) C# Developer
4 13 (34.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Graduate
5 5 (13.16%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Internet Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior
5 5 (13.16%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) .NET
2 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (44.74%) WCF
4 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (36.84%) CSS
5 14 (36.84%) HTML
6 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (21.05%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (21.05%) Entity Framework
8 8 (21.05%) Ninject
8 8 (21.05%) Spring.NET
8 8 (21.05%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
9 7 (18.42%) XML
10 6 (15.79%) LINQ
11 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (13.16%) WinForms
12 4 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) MVC
3 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (34.21%) MVVM
3 13 (34.21%) TDD
4 12 (31.58%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (21.05%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (21.05%) Kanban
5 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.42%) OO
7 5 (13.16%) Data Management
7 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.16%) UML
7 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.53%) ETL
8 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
8 4 (10.53%) System Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) C++
4 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (18.42%) VB
6 5 (13.16%) Java
6 5 (13.16%) VB6
7 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.53%) XAML
8 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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