Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 101 140
Rank change year-on-year +10 +39 -55
Permanent jobs citing WPF 56 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.11% 1.28% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.61% 3.45% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,750 £24,775
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £52,750
Scotland median annual salary £39,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% -6.25% +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 998 812 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 37.56% 37.20% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 660 558 578
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 54 (96.43%) C#
1 54 (96.43%) .NET
2 40 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 28 (50.00%) SOA
4 27 (48.21%) Degree
5 25 (44.64%) RESTful
5 25 (44.64%) Windows
6 24 (42.86%) GIS
6 24 (42.86%) Java
6 24 (42.86%) SQL
7 23 (41.07%) C++
7 23 (41.07%) SOAP
7 23 (41.07%) Software Engineering
8 22 (39.29%) Software Testing
8 22 (39.29%) Robotics
8 22 (39.29%) NetBeans
8 22 (39.29%) Swing
8 22 (39.29%) Visualisation
8 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
8 22 (39.29%) Big Data
8 22 (39.29%) Numerate Degree
8 22 (39.29%) Innovative Thinking
9 20 (35.71%) MVVM
10 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.07%) Entity Framework
12 8 (14.29%) SOLID
13 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
13 7 (12.50%) Financial Institution
13 7 (12.50%) 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 (1.79%) ArcGIS
1 1 (1.79%) Confluence
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) GIS
2 22 (39.29%) Big Data
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 22 (39.29%) NetBeans
3 5 (8.93%) MSBuild
4 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.79%) FinalBuilder
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
1 7 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) Software Engineer
3 22 (39.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 22 (39.29%) Java Engineer
3 22 (39.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 18 (32.14%) C# Developer
5 11 (19.64%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.93%) WPF Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Junior
9 2 (3.57%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (1.79%) GIS Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (96.43%) .NET
2 25 (44.64%) RESTful
3 23 (41.07%) SOAP
4 22 (39.29%) Swing
5 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 9 (16.07%) Entity Framework
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.14%) CSS
8 4 (7.14%) HTML
9 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.36%) WCF
9 3 (5.36%) WinForms
10 2 (3.57%) jQuery
10 2 (3.57%) Web Services
11 1 (1.79%) ArcObjects
11 1 (1.79%) CSS3
11 1 (1.79%) HTML5
11 1 (1.79%) LINQ
11 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Robotics
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) SOA
2 23 (41.07%) Software Engineering
3 22 (39.29%) Innovative Thinking
3 22 (39.29%) Software Testing
3 22 (39.29%) Visualisation
4 20 (35.71%) MVVM
5 8 (14.29%) SOLID
6 6 (10.71%) Cash Management
6 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.71%) MVC
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.14%) TDD
9 2 (3.57%) SDLC
10 1 (1.79%) Asynchronous Programming
10 1 (1.79%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.79%) Device Driver Development
10 1 (1.79%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (1.79%) IT Strategy
10 1 (1.79%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (1.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (96.43%) C#
2 24 (42.86%) Java
2 24 (42.86%) SQL
3 23 (41.07%) C++
4 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.36%) XAML
6 2 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Degree
2 22 (39.29%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) ESRI