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

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 117 114
Rank change year-on-year +48 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 105 59 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.81% 2.19% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.21% 5.09% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 97 50 40
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +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 1,140 1,160 1,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.32% 42.96% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 820 916 1,074
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +0.58% +0.59%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,825
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,750 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.72% +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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 95 (90.48%) C#
2 91 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (56.19%) .NET
4 54 (51.43%) SQL Server
5 48 (45.71%) Microsoft
6 47 (44.76%) OO
7 46 (43.81%) WinForms
8 40 (38.10%) Unit Testing
8 40 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
9 39 (37.14%) TDD
10 37 (35.24%) Kanban
11 36 (34.29%) Dependency Injection
11 36 (34.29%) Software Engineering
11 36 (34.29%) MVC
11 36 (34.29%) Windows
11 36 (34.29%) SQL Server 2016
12 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET
13 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (29.52%) Mathematics
15 29 (27.62%) Finance
15 29 (27.62%) Scrum
15 29 (27.62%) Test Automation
16 28 (26.67%) Multithreading
16 28 (26.67%) SQL
17 27 (25.71%) Statistics
18 26 (24.76%) C++
19 23 (21.90%) Node.js
19 23 (21.90%) AngularJS
19 23 (21.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET Web API

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 22 (20.95%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.95%) CMS
2 1 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 40 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Broadband
2 2 (1.90%) Wireless
3 1 (0.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 36 (34.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 22 (20.95%) MongoDB
4 10 (9.52%) Big Data
5 5 (4.76%) OLAP
5 5 (4.76%) OLTP
5 5 (4.76%) Power BI
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (20.95%) TeamCity
2 20 (19.05%) NUnit
3 13 (12.38%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.43%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (27.62%) Finance
2 15 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (85.71%) Developer
2 51 (48.57%) C# Developer
3 48 (45.71%) .NET Developer
4 30 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 25 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (20.95%) Messaging Developer
7 19 (18.10%) C# WPF Developer
7 19 (18.10%) UI Developer
7 19 (18.10%) WPF Developer
8 17 (16.19%) C# Software Developer
8 17 (16.19%) WinForms Developer
9 11 (10.48%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (10.48%) Software Test Engineer
9 11 (10.48%) Test Engineer
10 10 (9.52%) Senior Software Test Engineer
10 10 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
11 9 (8.57%) Developer in Test
12 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
13 7 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (56.19%) .NET
2 46 (43.81%) WinForms
3 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET
4 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (21.90%) AngularJS
5 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (21.90%) Node.js
5 23 (21.90%) RESTful
5 23 (21.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 22 (20.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 22 (20.95%) KnockoutJS
6 22 (20.95%) MSMQ
6 22 (20.95%) RabbitMQ
7 20 (19.05%) MFC
8 16 (15.24%) WCF
9 10 (9.52%) Reactive Extensions
10 7 (6.67%) Velocity
11 5 (4.76%) HTML
12 4 (3.81%) CSS
13 2 (1.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Algorithms
2 19 (18.10%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.90%) User Experience
4 1 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.29%) Windows
2 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (44.76%) OO
3 40 (38.10%) Unit Testing
4 39 (37.14%) TDD
5 37 (35.24%) Kanban
6 36 (34.29%) Dependency Injection
6 36 (34.29%) MVC
6 36 (34.29%) Software Engineering
7 31 (29.52%) Mathematics
8 29 (27.62%) Scrum
8 29 (27.62%) Test Automation
9 28 (26.67%) Multithreading
10 27 (25.71%) Statistics
11 23 (21.90%) MVVM
12 22 (20.95%) Web Application Development
13 21 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
14 17 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (15.24%) Analytics
16 15 (14.29%) Capital Modelling
17 14 (13.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 95 (90.48%) C#
2 28 (26.67%) SQL
3 26 (24.76%) C++
4 22 (20.95%) F#
4 22 (20.95%) Ruby
5 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (18.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 22 (20.95%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 22 (20.95%) Kibana
1 22 (20.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.90%) Capita
2 2 (1.90%) TOWER Software
2 2 (1.90%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.95%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.95%) Sitecore