Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 58 112
Rank change year-on-year -26 +54 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 65 155 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.17% 4.93% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.55% 11.96% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 145 33
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £38,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 861 1,296 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 42.04% 41.22% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 685 1,005 843
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.28% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +11.11%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Cambridge

WPF
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for WPF in Cambridge

WPF
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for WPF in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WPF.

1 58 (89.23%) C#
2 40 (61.54%) .NET
3 36 (55.38%) Mathematics
3 36 (55.38%) Unit Testing
3 36 (55.38%) Test Automation
4 35 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (49.23%) Finance
6 31 (47.69%) Statistics
7 28 (43.08%) WinForms
7 28 (43.08%) Risk Management
8 27 (41.54%) SQL
8 27 (41.54%) Degree
8 27 (41.54%) Computer Science
9 26 (40.00%) Visual Studio
10 23 (35.38%) WCF
10 23 (35.38%) Git (software)
11 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
12 21 (32.31%) NUnit
12 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
13 20 (30.77%) OO
14 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
14 18 (27.69%) Reinsurance
15 17 (26.15%) Capital Modelling
15 17 (26.15%) Manual Testing
15 17 (26.15%) Reactive Extensions
15 17 (26.15%) Software Testing
15 17 (26.15%) Usability Testing
16 16 (24.62%) MVC
16 16 (24.62%) SDLC
17 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 26 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 23 (35.38%) Git (software)
3 21 (32.31%) NUnit
4 11 (16.92%) JIRA
5 6 (9.23%) Hudson
5 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
5 6 (9.23%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.08%) Gradle
8 1 (1.54%) Android Studio
General
1 32 (49.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.54%) Automotive
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Developer
2 44 (67.69%) C# Developer
3 24 (36.92%) C# Software Developer
4 20 (30.77%) Software Developer
5 17 (26.15%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 17 (26.15%) Senior Test Engineer
5 17 (26.15%) Software Test Engineer
5 17 (26.15%) Test Engineer
6 13 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 13 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (16.92%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (13.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Mathematical Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Mathematical Developer - C#
10 3 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) .NET
2 28 (43.08%) WinForms
3 23 (35.38%) WCF
4 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
5 17 (26.15%) Reactive Extensions
6 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (20.00%) Velocity
8 3 (4.62%) MFC
9 1 (1.54%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.54%) COM
9 1 (1.54%) CSS
9 1 (1.54%) CSS3
9 1 (1.54%) HTML
9 1 (1.54%) HTML5
9 1 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Reinsurance
2 14 (21.54%) Algorithms
3 8 (12.31%) Client/Server
4 7 (10.77%) Animation
4 7 (10.77%) Photography
5 5 (7.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Android
1 12 (18.46%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Mathematics
1 36 (55.38%) Test Automation
1 36 (55.38%) Unit Testing
2 35 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (47.69%) Statistics
4 28 (43.08%) Risk Management
5 27 (41.54%) Computer Science
6 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
7 20 (30.77%) OO
8 17 (26.15%) Capital Modelling
8 17 (26.15%) Manual Testing
8 17 (26.15%) Software Testing
8 17 (26.15%) Usability Testing
9 16 (24.62%) MVC
9 16 (24.62%) SDLC
10 14 (21.54%) Acceptance Criteria
10 14 (21.54%) Financial Modelling
10 14 (21.54%) Refactoring
10 14 (21.54%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (21.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 58 (89.23%) C#
2 27 (41.54%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) C++
5 3 (4.62%) Java
5 3 (4.62%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) Xamarin