Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 101 130
Rank change year-on-year -4 +29 -19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 50 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.87% 1.76% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 4.61% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 11
Edinburgh median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% -6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £26,000 £30,800 £23,750
90th Percentile £44,550 £47,250 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.72% -11.25% +3.90%

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 974 954 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.48% 38.13% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 618 617 514
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,275
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 49 (98.00%) C#
2 46 (92.00%) .NET
3 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
4 28 (56.00%) Java
4 28 (56.00%) SQL
5 27 (54.00%) Visual Studio
6 25 (50.00%) Windows
6 25 (50.00%) RESTful
7 23 (46.00%) C++
7 23 (46.00%) Degree
8 21 (42.00%) GIS
8 21 (42.00%) Git (software)
9 20 (40.00%) Software Testing
9 20 (40.00%) Robotics
9 20 (40.00%) Visualisation
9 20 (40.00%) Big Data
9 20 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
9 20 (40.00%) Innovative Thinking
9 20 (40.00%) NetBeans
9 20 (40.00%) SOAP
9 20 (40.00%) Swing
9 20 (40.00%) SOA
10 17 (34.00%) MVVM
11 10 (20.00%) Oracle
12 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
13 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
15 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
15 6 (12.00%) MVC
15 6 (12.00%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) GIS
2 20 (40.00%) Big Data
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 27 (54.00%) Visual Studio
2 21 (42.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (40.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) Trac
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
2 23 (46.00%) Software Engineer
3 21 (42.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 20 (40.00%) Java Engineer
4 20 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (30.00%) .NET Developer
6 10 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.00%) WPF Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Graduate Java Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Junior
9 3 (6.00%) Junior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) .NET
2 25 (50.00%) RESTful
3 20 (40.00%) SOAP
3 20 (40.00%) Swing
4 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
6 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.00%) CSS
7 4 (8.00%) HTML
7 4 (8.00%) Web Services
8 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (6.00%) WinForms
9 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.00%) Qt
9 2 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (4.00%) WCF
10 1 (2.00%) CSS3
10 1 (2.00%) LINQ
10 1 (2.00%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Robotics
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (40.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 20 (40.00%) SOA
2 20 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 20 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 17 (34.00%) MVVM
4 6 (12.00%) MVC
5 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.00%) OO
7 2 (4.00%) Validation
8 1 (2.00%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (2.00%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL
8 1 (2.00%) Migration
8 1 (2.00%) OOD
8 1 (2.00%) OOP
8 1 (2.00%) Process Management
8 1 (2.00%) Scrum
8 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) C#
2 28 (56.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) C++
4 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) Python
5 5 (10.00%) XAML
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Degree
2 20 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Xamarin