Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 88 129
Rank change year-on-year +17 +41 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 74 89 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.30% 3.25% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.01% 7.72% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 72 81 26
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -

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 924 1,153 1,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.19% 42.10% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 755 949 923
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,750 £67,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 69 (93.24%) C#
2 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (54.05%) WinForms
3 40 (54.05%) .NET
4 33 (44.59%) Unit Testing
4 33 (44.59%) Test Automation
5 32 (43.24%) SQL Server
6 28 (37.84%) Mathematics
7 27 (36.49%) Finance
7 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET
7 27 (36.49%) OO
8 26 (35.14%) Risk Management
8 26 (35.14%) Statistics
8 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
10 24 (32.43%) MVC
10 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
11 23 (31.08%) Scrum
12 21 (28.38%) SQL
13 19 (25.68%) Kanban
13 19 (25.68%) TDD
14 18 (24.32%) Windows
14 18 (24.32%) Dependency Injection
14 18 (24.32%) Reinsurance
14 18 (24.32%) SQL Server 2016
15 17 (22.97%) WCF
16 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (20.27%) Software Testing
17 15 (20.27%) JavaScript

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 9 (12.16%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.32%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) OLAP
4 2 (2.70%) OLTP
4 2 (2.70%) Power BI
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
1 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio
2 12 (16.22%) NUnit
3 9 (12.16%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (36.49%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.35%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (78.38%) Developer
2 41 (55.41%) C# Developer
3 28 (37.84%) .NET Developer
4 22 (29.73%) Software Developer
5 21 (28.38%) C# Software Developer
6 18 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (21.62%) Software Test Engineer
7 16 (21.62%) Test Engineer
8 15 (20.27%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 15 (20.27%) Senior Test Engineer
9 10 (13.51%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (13.51%) C# WPF Developer
9 10 (13.51%) WinForms Developer
9 10 (13.51%) WPF Developer
10 9 (12.16%) Messaging Developer
11 8 (10.81%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
11 8 (10.81%) UI Developer
12 5 (6.76%) Cloud Developer
12 5 (6.76%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.05%) .NET
1 40 (54.05%) WinForms
2 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET
3 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (22.97%) WCF
5 15 (20.27%) Reactive Extensions
6 12 (16.22%) Velocity
7 11 (14.86%) AngularJS
7 11 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (12.16%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (12.16%) MFC
8 9 (12.16%) MSMQ
8 9 (12.16%) Node.js
8 9 (12.16%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (12.16%) RESTful
9 3 (4.05%) HTML
10 2 (2.70%) CSS3
10 2 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) Reinsurance
2 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
3 14 (18.92%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.76%) User Experience
5 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (44.59%) Test Automation
2 33 (44.59%) Unit Testing
3 28 (37.84%) Mathematics
4 27 (36.49%) OO
5 26 (35.14%) Risk Management
5 26 (35.14%) Statistics
6 24 (32.43%) MVC
7 23 (31.08%) Scrum
7 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
8 19 (25.68%) Kanban
8 19 (25.68%) TDD
9 18 (24.32%) Dependency Injection
10 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (20.27%) Capital Modelling
11 15 (20.27%) Manual Testing
11 15 (20.27%) Software Testing
11 15 (20.27%) Usability Testing
12 12 (16.22%) Acceptance Criteria
12 12 (16.22%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 69 (93.24%) C#
2 21 (28.38%) SQL
3 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.57%) C++
5 9 (12.16%) F#
5 9 (12.16%) Ruby
6 3 (4.05%) Java
6 3 (4.05%) Python
7 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 9 (12.16%) Kibana
1 9 (12.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Xamarin