Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 175 178
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 146 173 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.41% 1.62% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 4.06% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 128 162 242
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.86% +12.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 £46,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,750 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -18.52% +12.50%

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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,290 4,266 5,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.43% 40.03% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,809 3,921 4,600
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,200 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in the City of London

WPF
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for WPF in the City of London

WPF
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 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 City of London region with a requirement for WPF.

1 146 (100.00%) C#
2 133 (91.10%) .NET
3 92 (63.01%) SQL Server
4 84 (57.53%) Finance
5 79 (54.11%) SQL
6 73 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 69 (47.26%) ASP.NET
8 64 (43.84%) WCF
9 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (39.04%) HTML
10 57 (39.04%) JavaScript
10 57 (39.04%) .NET Framework
11 55 (37.67%) MVC
12 52 (35.62%) HTML5
13 46 (31.51%) CSS
14 44 (30.14%) AngularJS
15 41 (28.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (27.40%) Degree
17 39 (26.71%) jQuery
17 39 (26.71%) Web Services
17 39 (26.71%) TDD
18 35 (23.97%) Web Development
19 33 (22.60%) Banking
20 31 (21.23%) Multithreading
21 30 (20.55%) OO
22 29 (19.86%) SOLID
23 27 (18.49%) CSS3
23 27 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
24 26 (17.81%) T-SQL
25 25 (17.12%) MVVM

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.37%) DataSynapse
2 2 (1.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (13.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) RMDS
2 1 (0.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.42%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (3.42%) Office 365
3 4 (2.74%) Dropbox
3 4 (2.74%) Google Drive
4 2 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (63.01%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (13.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (8.90%) Big Data
5 10 (6.85%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (4.11%) MySQL
6 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (3.42%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.74%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.05%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (12.33%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.27%) Visual Studio
3 14 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (8.22%) MSTest
5 11 (7.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 10 (6.85%) TeamCity
7 7 (4.79%) NUnit
8 6 (4.11%) JIRA
8 6 (4.11%) Moq
9 5 (3.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (3.42%) Subversion
10 4 (2.74%) MSI
10 4 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (2.74%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.05%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.05%) Selenium
12 2 (1.37%) MSBuild
General
1 84 (57.53%) Finance
2 33 (22.60%) Banking
3 18 (12.33%) Front Office
4 10 (6.85%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.16%) Financial Institution
6 6 (4.11%) Marketing
7 3 (2.05%) Automotive
8 2 (1.37%) Advertising
8 2 (1.37%) Back Office
8 2 (1.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (84.25%) Developer
2 75 (51.37%) C# Developer
3 65 (44.52%) .NET Developer
4 34 (23.29%) C# WPF Developer
4 34 (23.29%) WPF Developer
5 33 (22.60%) Senior Developer
6 32 (21.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (14.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 20 (13.70%) Junior
8 20 (13.70%) Junior Developer
9 17 (11.64%) Senior C# Developer
9 17 (11.64%) Software Developer
10 16 (10.96%) Junior C# Developer
11 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (8.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (8.22%) Lead Developer
13 10 (6.85%) Analyst
13 10 (6.85%) Lead .NET Developer
14 9 (6.16%) C# Software Developer
15 8 (5.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (91.10%) .NET
2 69 (47.26%) ASP.NET
3 64 (43.84%) WCF
4 57 (39.04%) .NET Framework
4 57 (39.04%) HTML
5 52 (35.62%) HTML5
6 46 (31.51%) CSS
7 44 (30.14%) AngularJS
8 41 (28.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (26.71%) jQuery
9 39 (26.71%) Web Services
10 27 (18.49%) CSS3
11 23 (15.75%) React
12 21 (14.38%) Entity Framework
12 21 (14.38%) Node.js
12 21 (14.38%) RESTful
13 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (10.27%) WinForms
15 14 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (6.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.96%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (8.90%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.85%) User Experience
4 8 (5.48%) Fintech
5 7 (4.79%) Fixed Income
6 6 (4.11%) Hedge funds
6 6 (4.11%) Spread Betting
7 5 (3.42%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.42%) Derivative
7 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.74%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.05%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.37%) Equities
11 1 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.68%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Windows
2 5 (3.42%) Unix
3 3 (2.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (37.67%) MVC
3 39 (26.71%) TDD
4 35 (23.97%) Web Development
5 31 (21.23%) Multithreading
6 30 (20.55%) OO
7 29 (19.86%) SOLID
8 25 (17.12%) MVVM
9 24 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (15.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 23 (15.75%) Scrum
11 21 (14.38%) Unit Testing
12 17 (11.64%) Mentoring
13 14 (9.59%) Asset Management
13 14 (9.59%) Multithreaded Programming
13 14 (9.59%) OOP
14 12 (8.22%) Analytics
15 11 (7.53%) SDLC
15 11 (7.53%) Software Engineering
15 11 (7.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) C#
2 79 (54.11%) SQL
3 57 (39.04%) JavaScript
4 26 (17.81%) T-SQL
5 23 (15.75%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.53%) Python
7 10 (6.85%) Java
8 9 (6.16%) VBA
9 8 (5.48%) Scala
10 7 (4.79%) C++
11 6 (4.11%) F#
12 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.68%) XAML
Qualifications
1 40 (27.40%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.74%) MCSD
5 2 (1.37%) MCSA
5 2 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) Basel III
3 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 73 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle
3 6 (4.11%) DevExpress
3 6 (4.11%) Infragistics
4 4 (2.74%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.74%) Google
5 3 (2.05%) Sybase
5 3 (2.05%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.37%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.37%) Informatica
6 2 (1.37%) Solace
6 2 (1.37%) Tableau
6 2 (1.37%) Telerik
6 2 (1.37%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.68%) Calypso
7 1 (0.68%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.68%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.68%) Murex
7 1 (0.68%) Sophis