Period
to 23 April 2018

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

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 104 119
Rank change year-on-year +46 +15 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 162 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.73% 2.26% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.24% 5.23% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 153 47 42
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,200 £33,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -7.14% +13.51%

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 1,441 1,071 1,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 42.07% 43.22% 46.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,002 885 1,133
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £30,275 £26,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -1.18%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WPF.

1 145 (89.51%) C#
2 125 (77.16%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (56.17%) .NET
4 69 (42.59%) Microsoft
4 69 (42.59%) Mathematics
5 66 (40.74%) SQL Server
6 64 (39.51%) OO
7 61 (37.65%) Finance
8 56 (34.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 55 (33.95%) MVC
9 55 (33.95%) Degree
10 52 (32.10%) ASP.NET
11 50 (30.86%) Computer Science
12 47 (29.01%) TDD
13 46 (28.40%) C++
13 46 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 44 (27.16%) Software Engineering
15 42 (25.93%) Statistics
15 42 (25.93%) Test Automation
16 40 (24.69%) WinForms
17 39 (24.07%) WCF
17 39 (24.07%) Multithreading
17 39 (24.07%) Kanban
18 38 (23.46%) SQL
18 38 (23.46%) Visual Studio
18 38 (23.46%) Dependency Injection
18 38 (23.46%) SQL Server 2016
19 37 (22.84%) AngularJS
19 37 (22.84%) Unit Testing
20 35 (21.60%) Web Application Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 32 (19.75%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.62%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.62%) Maya
2 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.62%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 56 (34.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) Broadband
2 2 (1.23%) VPN
3 1 (0.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 38 (23.46%) SQL Server 2016
3 32 (19.75%) MongoDB
4 15 (9.26%) Big Data
5 4 (2.47%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.85%) OLAP
6 3 (1.85%) OLTP
6 3 (1.85%) Power BI
6 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (23.46%) Visual Studio
2 32 (19.75%) TeamCity
3 31 (19.14%) NUnit
4 23 (14.20%) Git (software)
5 15 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.47%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.62%) ClearCase
General
1 61 (37.65%) Finance
2 9 (5.56%) Advertising
2 9 (5.56%) Legal
3 7 (4.32%) Law
4 6 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (82.10%) Developer
2 68 (41.98%) C# Developer
3 54 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 39 (24.07%) Software Developer
5 32 (19.75%) Messaging Developer
6 27 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 21 (12.96%) C# Software Developer
8 19 (11.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (11.73%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
9 18 (11.11%) Test Engineer
10 17 (10.49%) Senior Software Test Engineer
10 17 (10.49%) Senior Test Engineer
11 16 (9.88%) Software Engineer
11 16 (9.88%) WPF Developer
12 15 (9.26%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (8.02%) C# WPF Developer
14 12 (7.41%) UI Developer
15 11 (6.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 10 (6.17%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (56.17%) .NET
2 52 (32.10%) ASP.NET
3 46 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (24.69%) WinForms
5 39 (24.07%) WCF
6 37 (22.84%) AngularJS
7 35 (21.60%) ASP.NET Web API
7 35 (21.60%) RESTful
8 34 (20.99%) Node.js
9 32 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 32 (19.75%) KnockoutJS
9 32 (19.75%) MSMQ
9 32 (19.75%) RabbitMQ
9 32 (19.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (10.49%) MFC
10 17 (10.49%) Reactive Extensions
11 10 (6.17%) CSS
11 10 (6.17%) HTML
12 8 (4.94%) DirectX
12 8 (4.94%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.86%) Computer Science
2 28 (17.28%) Algorithms
3 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.32%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (4.32%) User Experience
5 6 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.37%) Windows
2 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (77.16%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (42.59%) Mathematics
3 64 (39.51%) OO
4 55 (33.95%) MVC
5 47 (29.01%) TDD
6 44 (27.16%) Software Engineering
7 42 (25.93%) Statistics
7 42 (25.93%) Test Automation
8 39 (24.07%) Kanban
8 39 (24.07%) Multithreading
9 38 (23.46%) Dependency Injection
10 37 (22.84%) Unit Testing
11 35 (21.60%) Web Application Development
12 34 (20.99%) SDLC
13 33 (20.37%) Scrum
14 29 (17.90%) Financial Modelling
15 23 (14.20%) MVVM
16 22 (13.58%) Capital Modelling
17 21 (12.96%) Analytics
18 18 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 145 (89.51%) C#
2 46 (28.40%) C++
3 38 (23.46%) SQL
4 32 (19.75%) F#
4 32 (19.75%) Ruby
5 22 (13.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.70%) Python
7 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.47%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.62%) C
9 1 (0.62%) Java
9 1 (0.62%) Lua
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) PHP
9 1 (0.62%) R
9 1 (0.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 55 (33.95%) Degree
2 12 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (19.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 32 (19.75%) Kibana
1 32 (19.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.23%) Capita
2 2 (1.23%) TOWER Software
3 1 (0.62%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.62%) Xamarin