Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 97 133
Rank change year-on-year +10 +36 -54
Permanent jobs citing WPF 58 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.19% 1.80% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 4.33% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 9
Edinburgh median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% -6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £22,850
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,750 £52,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -2.60%

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 932 923 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.26% 41.63% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 633 606 582
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,375
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%

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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 56 (96.55%) C#
2 53 (91.38%) .NET
3 32 (55.17%) Visual Studio
4 27 (46.55%) MVVM
5 24 (41.38%) RESTful
6 22 (37.93%) Windows
6 22 (37.93%) SQL
6 22 (37.93%) Java
6 22 (37.93%) Software Engineering
7 21 (36.21%) Degree
8 19 (32.76%) GIS
8 19 (32.76%) C++
9 18 (31.03%) SOAP
10 17 (29.31%) NetBeans
10 17 (29.31%) Robotics
10 17 (29.31%) Software Testing
10 17 (29.31%) Swing
10 17 (29.31%) SOA
10 17 (29.31%) Visualisation
10 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
10 17 (29.31%) Big Data
10 17 (29.31%) Numerate Degree
10 17 (29.31%) Innovative Thinking
11 14 (24.14%) .NET Framework
12 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
13 9 (15.52%) Entity Framework
14 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
14 7 (12.07%) Python
14 7 (12.07%) MVC
14 7 (12.07%) XAML

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 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) GIS
2 17 (29.31%) Big Data
3 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 32 (55.17%) Visual Studio
2 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (29.31%) NetBeans
3 5 (8.62%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (60.34%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) Software Engineer
3 18 (31.03%) C# Software Engineer
4 17 (29.31%) .NET Developer
4 17 (29.31%) C# Developer
4 17 (29.31%) Java Engineer
4 17 (29.31%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) WPF Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) Junior
8 1 (1.72%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.72%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (91.38%) .NET
2 24 (41.38%) RESTful
3 18 (31.03%) SOAP
4 17 (29.31%) Swing
5 14 (24.14%) .NET Framework
6 9 (15.52%) Entity Framework
7 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (8.62%) Web Services
10 4 (6.90%) CSS
10 4 (6.90%) HTML
11 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.45%) LINQ
12 2 (3.45%) Qt
12 2 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (3.45%) WinForms
13 1 (1.72%) CSS3
13 1 (1.72%) LESS
13 1 (1.72%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Robotics
2 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) MVVM
2 22 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 17 (29.31%) Innovative Thinking
3 17 (29.31%) SOA
3 17 (29.31%) Software Testing
3 17 (29.31%) Visualisation
4 7 (12.07%) MVC
5 4 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL
7 2 (3.45%) OO
7 2 (3.45%) SDLC
7 2 (3.45%) TDD
7 2 (3.45%) Validation
8 1 (1.72%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (1.72%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) Front End Development
8 1 (1.72%) SOLID
8 1 (1.72%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (96.55%) C#
2 22 (37.93%) Java
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) C++
4 7 (12.07%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) XAML
5 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.45%) C
6 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 17 (29.31%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle
1 4 (6.90%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft