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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 89 71
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 22 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.97% 0.75% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.73% 2.51% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 25
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.80% -25.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 465 398 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 41.70% 29.75% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 297 284 333
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing WPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 36 (87.80%) C#
2 35 (85.37%) .NET
3 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (39.02%) Finance
4 16 (39.02%) Java
5 14 (34.15%) PowerBuilder
6 12 (29.27%) PL/SQL
6 12 (29.27%) SQL
7 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
7 8 (19.51%) JIRA
8 7 (17.07%) LINQ
8 7 (17.07%) MVVM
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle
8 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
9 6 (14.63%) MVC
9 6 (14.63%) Degree
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
10 5 (12.20%) SDLC
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
11 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
11 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
11 4 (9.76%) Subversion
12 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
12 3 (7.32%) Refactoring
12 3 (7.32%) WCF
12 3 (7.32%) Trac
12 3 (7.32%) Performance Optimisation

WPF
Top Related 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 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) GIS
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (19.51%) JIRA
3 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
4 3 (7.32%) Bugzilla
4 3 (7.32%) Trac
5 2 (4.88%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
2 23 (56.10%) .NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) C# Developer
4 8 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) WPF Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Web Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# Web Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.32%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) LINQ
3 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.32%) HTML
5 3 (7.32%) WCF
6 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.88%) CSS
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.44%) HTML5
7 1 (2.44%) J2EE
7 1 (2.44%) Java EE
7 1 (2.44%) Java SE
7 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Arduino
3 1 (2.44%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.44%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) MVVM
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
5 5 (12.20%) SDLC
6 3 (7.32%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) OOP
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (7.32%) Refactoring
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) C#
2 16 (39.02%) Java
3 12 (29.27%) PL/SQL
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
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