Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 116 153
Rank change year-on-year +16 +37 -60
Permanent jobs citing WPF 50 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.85% 0.95% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.08% 2.89% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,000 £37,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.67% +23.97% -21.43%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,625 £25,075
90th Percentile £44,500 £52,500 £36,425
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 984 760 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.48% 32.82% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 631 535 639
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for WPF.

1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (92.00%) C#
3 30 (60.00%) Visual Studio
4 25 (50.00%) SOA
5 20 (40.00%) Degree
6 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (36.00%) Java
7 17 (34.00%) Windows
7 17 (34.00%) GIS
8 16 (32.00%) SQL
8 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
9 15 (30.00%) Software Testing
9 15 (30.00%) Robotics
9 15 (30.00%) C++
9 15 (30.00%) Swing
9 15 (30.00%) SOAP
9 15 (30.00%) Finance
9 15 (30.00%) NetBeans
9 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 15 (30.00%) RESTful
9 15 (30.00%) Visualisation
9 15 (30.00%) Big Data
9 15 (30.00%) Numerate Degree
9 15 (30.00%) Innovative Thinking
10 14 (28.00%) MVVM
11 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
12 11 (22.00%) Financial Institution
12 11 (22.00%) SOLID
13 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework

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%) ArcGIS
1 1 (2.00%) Confluence
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) GIS
2 15 (30.00%) Big Data
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) Spatial Data
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (30.00%) NetBeans
3 6 (12.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) FinalBuilder
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Financial Institution
3 10 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 20 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (30.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) Java Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Software Developer
5 10 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (12.00%) WPF Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
3 15 (30.00%) RESTful
3 15 (30.00%) SOAP
3 15 (30.00%) Swing
4 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.00%) CSS
5 5 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.00%) LINQ
6 3 (6.00%) WCF
7 2 (4.00%) jQuery
7 2 (4.00%) WinForms
8 1 (2.00%) ArcObjects
8 1 (2.00%) CSS3
8 1 (2.00%) HTML5
8 1 (2.00%) Node.js
8 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Robotics
2 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) SOA
2 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (30.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 15 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 15 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 14 (28.00%) MVVM
5 11 (22.00%) SOLID
6 10 (20.00%) Cash Management
6 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.00%) MVC
9 3 (6.00%) TDD
10 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.00%) Data Management
10 1 (2.00%) Open Source
10 1 (2.00%) Process Management
10 1 (2.00%) SDLC
10 1 (2.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) C#
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) C++
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Degree
2 15 (30.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) ESRI