Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 184 194
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10 +8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 199 188 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.88% 1.62% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 3.95% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 188 175 163
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +5.56%

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 East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,936 4,761 5,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.17% 40.91% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,262 3,987 4,402
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in the East of England

WPF
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WPF in the East of England

WPF
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in the East of England

WPF
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 76 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Hertfordshire +35 67 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Bedfordshire 0 25 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Essex +32 20 £39,500 +1.28% 3
Suffolk +4 7 £52,500 +50.00% 8
Norfolk +11 4 £37,500 +3.45% 6
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region with a requirement for WPF.

1 187 (93.97%) C#
2 155 (77.89%) .NET
3 100 (50.25%) SQL
4 91 (45.73%) SQL Server
5 85 (42.71%) ASP.NET
6 84 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (37.19%) WinForms
8 73 (36.68%) MVC
9 66 (33.17%) Microsoft
10 46 (23.12%) Windows
11 41 (20.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (19.10%) WCF
13 37 (18.59%) Test Automation
13 37 (18.59%) JavaScript
14 36 (18.09%) Finance
14 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 33 (16.58%) AngularJS
15 33 (16.58%) Unit Testing
15 33 (16.58%) OO
16 32 (16.08%) RESTful
17 31 (15.58%) Scrum
17 31 (15.58%) Software Engineering
18 30 (15.08%) Mathematics
19 29 (14.57%) .NET Framework
19 29 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (14.57%) TDD
19 29 (14.57%) Web Services
19 29 (14.57%) Visual Studio
19 29 (14.57%) Problem-Solving
20 27 (13.57%) SQL Server 2016

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Wireless
2 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.50%) SMS
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (45.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (7.54%) Relational Database
4 14 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (7.04%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.52%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.52%) GIS
6 7 (3.52%) MySQL
6 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.01%) OLAP
9 2 (1.01%) OLTP
9 2 (1.01%) Power BI
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.50%) ActiveReports
10 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (14.57%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.54%) NUnit
3 16 (8.04%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.52%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.52%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 6 (3.02%) Subversion
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.01%) JIRA
8 2 (1.01%) MSTest
8 2 (1.01%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.50%) Selenium
9 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (18.09%) Finance
2 11 (5.53%) Marketing
3 6 (3.02%) Banking
4 5 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 163 (81.91%) Developer
2 95 (47.74%) C# Developer
3 94 (47.24%) .NET Developer
4 50 (25.13%) Software Developer
5 46 (23.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (23.12%) C# Software Developer
6 41 (20.60%) WPF Developer
7 34 (17.09%) C# WPF Developer
8 17 (8.54%) .NET Software Developer
9 16 (8.04%) Applications Developer
10 15 (7.54%) Senior Software Test Engineer
10 15 (7.54%) Senior Test Engineer
10 15 (7.54%) Software Test Engineer
10 15 (7.54%) Test Engineer
11 13 (6.53%) Senior Developer
12 11 (5.53%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (5.53%) WinForms Developer
13 10 (5.03%) UI Developer
14 9 (4.52%) Senior Software Developer
14 9 (4.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (77.89%) .NET
2 85 (42.71%) ASP.NET
3 74 (37.19%) WinForms
4 41 (20.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (19.10%) WCF
6 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 33 (16.58%) AngularJS
8 32 (16.08%) RESTful
9 29 (14.57%) .NET Framework
9 29 (14.57%) Web Services
10 21 (10.55%) XML
11 20 (10.05%) HTML
12 17 (8.54%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (8.04%) JSON
13 16 (8.04%) LINQ
13 16 (8.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (7.54%) Reactive Extensions
15 14 (7.04%) Silverlight
16 13 (6.53%) jQuery
17 12 (6.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.05%) Reinsurance
3 16 (8.04%) Mobile App
4 14 (7.04%) Algorithms
5 12 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (4.02%) User Experience
7 3 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.01%) NHS
8 2 (1.01%) Social Network
9 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.50%) EPoS
9 1 (0.50%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.12%) Windows
2 5 (2.51%) Android
3 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (36.68%) MVC
3 37 (18.59%) Test Automation
4 33 (16.58%) OO
4 33 (16.58%) Unit Testing
5 31 (15.58%) Scrum
5 31 (15.58%) Software Engineering
6 30 (15.08%) Mathematics
7 29 (14.57%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (14.57%) TDD
8 26 (13.07%) Risk Management
8 26 (13.07%) Statistics
9 25 (12.56%) Dependency Injection
9 25 (12.56%) Kanban
10 24 (12.06%) MVVM
11 23 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (11.56%) Web Application Development
12 21 (10.55%) SDLC
13 16 (8.04%) User Stories
14 15 (7.54%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 187 (93.97%) C#
2 100 (50.25%) SQL
3 37 (18.59%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.57%) C++
5 23 (11.56%) T-SQL
6 22 (11.06%) PHP
6 22 (11.06%) VB.NET
7 20 (10.05%) XAML
8 16 (8.04%) Java
9 10 (5.03%) Ruby
9 10 (5.03%) VB
10 9 (4.52%) F#
11 8 (4.02%) Pascal
11 8 (4.02%) VBScript
12 7 (3.52%) Delphi
13 3 (1.51%) Python
13 3 (1.51%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.50%) C
14 1 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (9.05%) Degree
2 6 (3.02%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) ISEB
3 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (4.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 9 (4.52%) Kibana
1 9 (4.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (33.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.02%) Xamarin
3 5 (2.51%) Oracle
3 5 (2.51%) SAP
4 3 (1.51%) Google
5 2 (1.01%) Facebook
5 2 (1.01%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.50%) Intel