Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 111 122
Rank change year-on-year +54 +11 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 155 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.93% 1.59% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.96% 3.67% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 145 33 30
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,400 £38,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +16.28%

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 1,296 954 1,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.22% 43.25% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,005 843 1,129
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +11.11% +1.25%

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 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WPF.

1 135 (87.10%) C#
2 118 (76.13%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (57.42%) .NET
4 74 (47.74%) Finance
5 68 (43.87%) Mathematics
6 64 (41.29%) Microsoft
7 59 (38.06%) OO
8 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
8 57 (36.77%) MVC
9 54 (34.84%) ASP.NET
9 54 (34.84%) Degree
9 54 (34.84%) Microsoft Azure
10 52 (33.55%) Computer Science
11 50 (32.26%) Software Engineering
11 50 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (27.74%) Statistics
13 42 (27.10%) TDD
13 42 (27.10%) AngularJS
14 40 (25.81%) Test Automation
14 40 (25.81%) WCF
15 39 (25.16%) SDLC
16 38 (24.52%) Web Application Development
16 38 (24.52%) Financial Modelling
17 37 (23.87%) ASP.NET Web API
18 36 (23.23%) Node.js
18 36 (23.23%) C++
18 36 (23.23%) Visual Studio
19 35 (22.58%) Kanban
19 35 (22.58%) Multithreading
19 35 (22.58%) RESTful

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 35 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.65%) Maya
1 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.65%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 54 (34.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) Broadband
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
2 35 (22.58%) SQL Server 2016
3 34 (21.94%) MongoDB
4 15 (9.68%) Big Data
5 5 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.65%) OLAP
7 1 (0.65%) OLTP
7 1 (0.65%) Power BI
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (23.23%) Visual Studio
2 34 (21.94%) TeamCity
3 32 (20.65%) NUnit
4 19 (12.26%) Git (software)
5 11 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.58%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.65%) MSTest
7 1 (0.65%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.65%) Selenium
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 74 (47.74%) Finance
2 10 (6.45%) Legal
3 8 (5.16%) Advertising
4 7 (4.52%) Law
5 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 122 (78.71%) Developer
2 62 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 52 (33.55%) .NET Developer
4 34 (21.94%) Messaging Developer
5 30 (19.35%) Software Engineer
6 27 (17.42%) Software Developer
7 26 (16.77%) Senior Developer
7 26 (16.77%) Software Test Engineer
7 26 (16.77%) Test Engineer
8 23 (14.84%) C# Software Developer
8 23 (14.84%) C# Software Engineer
9 22 (14.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 20 (12.90%) Senior Software Test Engineer
10 20 (12.90%) Senior Test Engineer
11 18 (11.61%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (7.10%) .NET Software Developer
14 10 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (6.45%) SQL Developer
15 9 (5.81%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (57.42%) .NET
2 54 (34.84%) ASP.NET
3 50 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (27.10%) AngularJS
5 40 (25.81%) WCF
6 37 (23.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 36 (23.23%) Node.js
8 35 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
8 35 (22.58%) RESTful
9 34 (21.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 34 (21.94%) MSMQ
9 34 (21.94%) RabbitMQ
9 34 (21.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (16.13%) WinForms
11 20 (12.90%) Reactive Extensions
12 11 (7.10%) Velocity
13 8 (5.16%) DirectX
13 8 (5.16%) OpenGL
14 7 (4.52%) CSS
14 7 (4.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (33.55%) Computer Science
2 32 (20.65%) Algorithms
3 11 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.52%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.87%) User Experience
6 5 (3.23%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.29%) Social Network
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.03%) Windows
2 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (76.13%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (43.87%) Mathematics
3 59 (38.06%) OO
4 57 (36.77%) MVC
5 50 (32.26%) Software Engineering
6 43 (27.74%) Statistics
7 42 (27.10%) TDD
8 40 (25.81%) Test Automation
9 39 (25.16%) SDLC
10 38 (24.52%) Financial Modelling
10 38 (24.52%) Web Application Development
11 35 (22.58%) Dependency Injection
11 35 (22.58%) Kanban
11 35 (22.58%) Multithreading
12 32 (20.65%) Analytics
13 29 (18.71%) Scrum
14 26 (16.77%) Capital Modelling
15 23 (14.84%) User Stories
16 21 (13.55%) Risk Management
17 20 (12.90%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (87.10%) C#
2 36 (23.23%) C++
3 34 (21.94%) F#
3 34 (21.94%) Ruby
4 32 (20.65%) SQL
5 15 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.58%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.29%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) C
8 1 (0.65%) Java
8 1 (0.65%) Lua
8 1 (0.65%) Perl
8 1 (0.65%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.65%) R
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 54 (34.84%) Degree
2 10 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (21.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 34 (21.94%) Kibana
1 34 (21.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (41.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.81%) TOWER Software
3 1 (0.65%) Facebook
3 1 (0.65%) Twitter