Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 154 183
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 +16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 172 243 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.73% 2.00% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.75% 4.96% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 158 221 159
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 3,622 4,900 5,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.51% 40.39% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,967 4,091 4,428
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -29 59 £52,500 - 19
Hertfordshire +31 54 £41,500 -7.78% 13
Bedfordshire +12 25 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Essex +7 22 £35,000 -17.65% 7
Suffolk +1 8 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Norfolk +15 4 £37,500 -
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 156 (90.70%) C#
2 135 (78.49%) .NET
3 93 (54.07%) SQL
4 78 (45.35%) SQL Server
5 70 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (38.37%) ASP.NET
7 65 (37.79%) Microsoft
8 63 (36.63%) WinForms
9 56 (32.56%) MVC
10 41 (23.84%) WCF
10 41 (23.84%) Test Automation
10 41 (23.84%) Visual Studio
11 37 (21.51%) Mathematics
12 35 (20.35%) Finance
13 34 (19.77%) JavaScript
14 33 (19.19%) SDLC
15 30 (17.44%) Unit Testing
15 30 (17.44%) Statistics
16 27 (15.70%) .NET Framework
16 27 (15.70%) Risk Management
17 26 (15.12%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (13.95%) Degree
18 24 (13.95%) Windows
18 24 (13.95%) Computer Science
18 24 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
19 23 (13.37%) Git (software)
19 23 (13.37%) T-SQL
20 22 (12.79%) XML
20 22 (12.79%) OO
20 22 (12.79%) Software Engineering

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 13 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.58%) Hyperconnected
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
1 1 (0.58%) Skype
1 1 (0.58%) SMS
1 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (45.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.23%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (3.49%) MySQL
6 5 (2.91%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.16%) SQLite
9 1 (0.58%) ActiveReports
9 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.58%) GIS
9 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (23.84%) Visual Studio
2 23 (13.37%) Git (software)
3 19 (11.05%) NUnit
4 8 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.07%) JIRA
6 6 (3.49%) Subversion
6 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 5 (2.91%) Selenium
7 5 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.74%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.74%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.16%) Hudson
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.58%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.58%) Gradle
General
1 35 (20.35%) Finance
2 3 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.16%) Banking
3 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.58%) Automotive
4 1 (0.58%) Back Office
4 1 (0.58%) Electronics
4 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (77.91%) Developer
2 85 (49.42%) C# Developer
3 64 (37.21%) .NET Developer
4 52 (30.23%) Software Developer
5 46 (26.74%) C# Software Developer
6 37 (21.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (21.51%) WPF Developer
7 32 (18.60%) C# WPF Developer
8 19 (11.05%) Senior Developer
9 17 (9.88%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 17 (9.88%) Senior Test Engineer
9 17 (9.88%) Software Test Engineer
9 17 (9.88%) Test Engineer
10 15 (8.72%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (8.14%) Senior Software Developer
12 12 (6.98%) Applications Developer
12 12 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
13 10 (5.81%) Analyst
13 10 (5.81%) Lead Developer
13 10 (5.81%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (78.49%) .NET
2 66 (38.37%) ASP.NET
3 63 (36.63%) WinForms
4 41 (23.84%) WCF
5 27 (15.70%) .NET Framework
6 24 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (12.79%) XML
8 21 (12.21%) HTML
9 19 (11.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (10.47%) Web Services
11 17 (9.88%) JSON
11 17 (9.88%) Reactive Extensions
11 17 (9.88%) RESTful
12 15 (8.72%) AngularJS
13 13 (7.56%) jQuery
13 13 (7.56%) Silverlight
14 12 (6.98%) Velocity
15 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (5.81%) LINQ
16 9 (5.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Reinsurance
2 15 (8.72%) Mobile App
3 13 (7.56%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 7 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.07%) User Experience
6 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.16%) Animation
8 2 (1.16%) NHS
8 2 (1.16%) Photography
9 1 (0.58%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.95%) Windows
2 9 (5.23%) Android
3 7 (4.07%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (32.56%) MVC
3 41 (23.84%) Test Automation
4 37 (21.51%) Mathematics
5 33 (19.19%) SDLC
6 30 (17.44%) Statistics
6 30 (17.44%) Unit Testing
7 27 (15.70%) Risk Management
8 26 (15.12%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (13.95%) Computer Science
10 22 (12.79%) OO
10 22 (12.79%) Software Engineering
10 22 (12.79%) User Stories
11 19 (11.05%) Scrum
12 18 (10.47%) Web Application Development
13 17 (9.88%) Capital Modelling
13 17 (9.88%) Manual Testing
13 17 (9.88%) Software Testing
13 17 (9.88%) Usability Testing
14 15 (8.72%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 156 (90.70%) C#
2 93 (54.07%) SQL
3 34 (19.77%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.37%) T-SQL
5 17 (9.88%) C++
6 16 (9.30%) PHP
6 16 (9.30%) VB.NET
7 14 (8.14%) VB
8 13 (7.56%) XAML
9 12 (6.98%) Java
10 8 (4.65%) Pascal
10 8 (4.65%) VBScript
11 3 (1.74%) Python
11 3 (1.74%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.16%) Ruby
13 1 (0.58%) C
13 1 (0.58%) Delphi
13 1 (0.58%) F#
13 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (13.95%) Degree
2 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.91%) ISEB
3 5 (2.91%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.58%) Kibana
1 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (37.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.81%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle
3 2 (1.16%) SAP
4 1 (0.58%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.58%) Google
4 1 (0.58%) Intel