Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 108 121
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 +20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 42 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.67% 1.66% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 4.57% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 14
Edinburgh median annual salary £34,500 £32,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.81% -17.42% -3.13%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,100 £27,375
90th Percentile £43,800 £45,550 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £39,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.14% -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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 991 962 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.40% 36.25% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 626 621 498
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Edinburgh

WPF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for WPF in Edinburgh

WPF
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WPF.

1 41 (97.62%) C#
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
2 32 (76.19%) SQL
2 32 (76.19%) Java
3 31 (73.81%) Software Engineering
4 29 (69.05%) Visual Studio
5 28 (66.67%) Windows
5 28 (66.67%) C++
6 27 (64.29%) Degree
6 27 (64.29%) RESTful
6 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
7 26 (61.90%) Visualisation
7 26 (61.90%) Big Data
7 26 (61.90%) Numerate Degree
7 26 (61.90%) Innovative Thinking
7 26 (61.90%) Storage Management
7 26 (61.90%) Software Testing
7 26 (61.90%) Robotics
7 26 (61.90%) NetBeans
7 26 (61.90%) GIS
7 26 (61.90%) SOA
7 26 (61.90%) Swing
7 26 (61.90%) SOAP
8 9 (21.43%) Oracle
9 8 (19.05%) MVVM
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
10 5 (11.90%) WinForms
11 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) Big Data
1 26 (61.90%) GIS
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (69.05%) Visual Studio
2 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 26 (61.90%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.38%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Trac
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Software Engineer
2 26 (61.90%) C# Software Engineer
2 26 (61.90%) Java Engineer
2 26 (61.90%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (35.71%) Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Graduate
4 10 (23.81%) Junior
4 10 (23.81%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Java Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Graduate Java Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Junior C# Software Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
2 27 (64.29%) RESTful
3 26 (61.90%) SOAP
3 26 (61.90%) Swing
4 5 (11.90%) WinForms
5 4 (9.52%) HTML
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.38%) React
8 1 (2.38%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (61.90%) Robotics
2 3 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Software Engineering
2 26 (61.90%) Innovative Thinking
2 26 (61.90%) SOA
2 26 (61.90%) Software Testing
2 26 (61.90%) Storage Management
2 26 (61.90%) Visualisation
3 8 (19.05%) MVVM
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.38%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (2.38%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.38%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (2.38%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.38%) Scrum
6 1 (2.38%) SDLC
6 1 (2.38%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 32 (76.19%) Java
2 32 (76.19%) SQL
3 28 (66.67%) C++
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) XAML
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Degree
2 26 (61.90%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Xamarin