Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 114 191
Rank change year-on-year -62 +77 +13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 131 348 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.53% 2.72% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.34% 6.95% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 110 319 153
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.46% -7.78%
10th Percentile £31,800 £32,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%

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 3,015 5,005 4,982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.11% 39.16% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,436 4,148 4,236
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 -30 68 £50,000 - 25
Hertfordshire +9 21 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Bedfordshire -38 15 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Essex -7 13 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Suffolk +18 9 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Norfolk +20 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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.

1 122 (93.13%) C#
2 110 (83.97%) .NET
3 66 (50.38%) SQL Server
4 65 (49.62%) SQL
5 55 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (35.88%) WinForms
7 42 (32.06%) Microsoft
8 41 (31.30%) MVC
9 38 (29.01%) Unit Testing
10 35 (26.72%) Visual Studio
10 35 (26.72%) ASP.NET
10 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
11 34 (25.95%) WCF
12 32 (24.43%) NUnit
12 32 (24.43%) SDLC
13 31 (23.66%) JavaScript
13 31 (23.66%) Finance
14 30 (22.90%) Software Engineering
15 28 (21.37%) Mathematics
16 27 (20.61%) Test Automation
17 25 (19.08%) Statistics
18 24 (18.32%) Degree
18 24 (18.32%) Xamarin
19 23 (17.56%) MVVM
19 23 (17.56%) OO
20 22 (16.79%) Computer Science
21 20 (15.27%) Android
22 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC
22 19 (14.50%) Apple iOS
22 19 (14.50%) User Stories

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 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) Skype
2 1 (0.76%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (50.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.50%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.53%) GIS
4 2 (1.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
1 35 (26.72%) Visual Studio
2 32 (24.43%) NUnit
3 14 (10.69%) Hudson
3 14 (10.69%) Jenkins
3 14 (10.69%) TeamCity
4 10 (7.63%) JIRA
5 7 (5.34%) Selenium
6 5 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.29%) Gradle
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.76%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.76%) MSTest
9 1 (0.76%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 31 (23.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Retail
3 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.53%) Banking
4 2 (1.53%) Local Government
4 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (80.92%) Developer
2 82 (62.60%) C# Developer
3 38 (29.01%) Software Developer
4 37 (28.24%) .NET Developer
5 32 (24.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (19.85%) C# Software Developer
7 17 (12.98%) WPF Developer
8 16 (12.21%) C# WPF Developer
9 15 (11.45%) .NET Software Developer
9 15 (11.45%) Senior Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Test Engineer
11 8 (6.11%) Lead Developer
11 8 (6.11%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (6.11%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (6.11%) Web Developer
12 7 (5.34%) C# Web Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Senior Software Test Engineer
12 7 (5.34%) Senior Test Engineer
12 7 (5.34%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (5.34%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (83.97%) .NET
2 47 (35.88%) WinForms
3 35 (26.72%) ASP.NET
4 34 (25.95%) WCF
5 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (9.92%) Velocity
7 12 (9.16%) XML
8 11 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (8.40%) Reactive Extensions
9 9 (6.87%) .NET Framework
10 8 (6.11%) HTML
11 7 (5.34%) AngularJS
12 6 (4.58%) jQuery
12 6 (4.58%) JSON
12 6 (4.58%) RESTful
12 6 (4.58%) Silverlight
13 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (3.05%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (2.29%) Entity Framework
15 3 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Algorithms
2 13 (9.92%) Client/Server
3 7 (5.34%) Animation
3 7 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.34%) Photography
4 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.05%) Reinsurance
6 3 (2.29%) Life Science
7 2 (1.53%) User Experience
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.27%) Android
2 19 (14.50%) Apple iOS
3 18 (13.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.30%) MVC
3 38 (29.01%) Unit Testing
4 32 (24.43%) SDLC
5 30 (22.90%) Software Engineering
6 28 (21.37%) Mathematics
7 27 (20.61%) Test Automation
8 25 (19.08%) Statistics
9 23 (17.56%) MVVM
9 23 (17.56%) OO
10 22 (16.79%) Computer Science
11 19 (14.50%) Scrum
11 19 (14.50%) User Stories
12 17 (12.98%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
13 15 (11.45%) Mobile Development
14 14 (10.69%) Acceptance Criteria
14 14 (10.69%) Analytics
14 14 (10.69%) Risk Analytics
14 14 (10.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (93.13%) C#
2 65 (49.62%) SQL
3 31 (23.66%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.21%) T-SQL
5 12 (9.16%) C++
6 9 (6.87%) VB
7 3 (2.29%) C
7 3 (2.29%) Java
7 3 (2.29%) Pascal
7 3 (2.29%) PHP
7 3 (2.29%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.29%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.29%) VBScript
8 2 (1.53%) XAML
9 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 10 (7.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.82%) ISEB
3 5 (3.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 42 (32.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.32%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) Apple
4 2 (1.53%) SAP
5 1 (0.76%) Facebook
5 1 (0.76%) Twitter