Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 203 207
Rank change year-on-year -45 +4 -27
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2,101 2,959 3,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.39% 1.75% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.49% 4.35% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,828 2,709 2,713
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 60,163 68,064 70,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.93% 40.27% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50,067 56,987 61,427
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,825 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in England

WPF
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF in England.

Salary trend for WPF in England

WPF
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in England

WPF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -56 857 £67,500 +22.73% 98
South East -3 561 £45,000 - 68
North of England -42 260 £45,000 - 76
East of England +8 181 £45,000 -10.00% 43
North West -19 167 £50,000 - 46
Midlands -11 144 £42,500 +6.25% 64
South West -49 95 £42,029 +1.58% 26
Yorkshire -33 86 £45,000 - 28
West Midlands -1 80 £42,500 +6.25% 45
East Midlands +14 64 £40,000 +6.67% 19
North East -24 7 £37,500 +25.00% 2
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 England region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2,034 (96.81%) C#
2 1,674 (79.68%) .NET
3 1,216 (57.88%) SQL Server
4 1,150 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
5 846 (40.27%) SQL
6 786 (37.41%) WCF
7 777 (36.98%) ASP.NET
8 688 (32.75%) MVC
9 642 (30.56%) TDD
10 624 (29.70%) MVVM
11 577 (27.46%) Finance
12 556 (26.46%) JavaScript
13 519 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
14 511 (24.32%) Scrum
14 511 (24.32%) WinForms
15 504 (23.99%) Microsoft
16 488 (23.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 477 (22.70%) .NET Framework
18 455 (21.66%) SQL Server 2016
19 450 (21.42%) Windows
20 437 (20.80%) HTML
21 422 (20.09%) ASP.NET Web API
22 385 (18.32%) AngularJS
23 377 (17.94%) Software Engineering
24 356 (16.94%) Degree
24 356 (16.94%) Dependency Injection
25 354 (16.85%) OO
26 349 (16.61%) Entity Framework
27 346 (16.47%) Kanban
28 314 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 75 (3.57%) IIS
2 71 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (0.81%) NServiceBus
4 16 (0.76%) CMS
5 15 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 11 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.19%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.19%) Confluence
9 4 (0.19%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.19%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.095%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.095%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.095%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.095%) WordPress
11 1 (0.048%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.048%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.048%) MTS
11 1 (0.048%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.19%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.048%) CATIA
4 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.048%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.048%) Simulink
4 1 (0.048%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 28 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.52%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.24%) Endur
5 2 (0.095%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.095%) RMDS
5 2 (0.095%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.048%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.048%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 314 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.62%) NuGet
5 10 (0.48%) PaaS
6 9 (0.43%) GitHub
7 8 (0.38%) SaaS
8 5 (0.24%) npm
9 4 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.095%) Office 365
11 2 (0.095%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.048%) IaaS
12 1 (0.048%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.62%) Broadband
2 42 (2.00%) Internet
3 28 (1.33%) Hyperconnected
4 15 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.62%) HTTP
6 12 (0.57%) Ethernet
7 7 (0.33%) RS-232
8 6 (0.29%) Bluetooth
8 6 (0.29%) Firewall
8 6 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.24%) SMS
10 3 (0.14%) Intranet
11 2 (0.095%) Modbus
11 2 (0.095%) Wireless
12 1 (0.048%) ATM
12 1 (0.048%) DHCP
12 1 (0.048%) DNS
12 1 (0.048%) FIX Connectivity
12 1 (0.048%) FTP
12 1 (0.048%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,216 (57.88%) SQL Server
2 455 (21.66%) SQL Server 2016
3 117 (5.57%) NoSQL
4 101 (4.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 98 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 90 (4.28%) Oracle Database
7 71 (3.38%) MongoDB
8 53 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 49 (2.33%) Relational Database
11 47 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 31 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (1.38%) MySQL
14 28 (1.33%) Couchbase
15 25 (1.19%) RDBMS
16 21 (1.00%) MS Access
17 17 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (0.62%) Geospatial Data
19 12 (0.57%) Big Data
20 11 (0.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 261 (12.42%) Visual Studio
2 237 (11.28%) Git (software)
3 226 (10.76%) NUnit
4 187 (8.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 136 (6.47%) MSTest
6 133 (6.33%) TeamCity
7 58 (2.76%) Oracle Forms
8 43 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
9 41 (1.95%) Moq
9 41 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 39 (1.86%) Subversion
11 37 (1.76%) JIRA
12 34 (1.62%) Jenkins
13 33 (1.57%) ReSharper
14 30 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
15 23 (1.09%) Selenium
16 20 (0.95%) SpecFlow
17 19 (0.90%) Bitbucket
17 19 (0.90%) MSBuild
18 15 (0.71%) Artifactory
General
1 577 (27.46%) Finance
2 154 (7.33%) Banking
3 143 (6.81%) Front Office
4 60 (2.86%) Games
5 58 (2.76%) Investment Banking
5 58 (2.76%) Retail
6 56 (2.67%) Marketing
6 56 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.52%) Back Office
9 26 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 13 (0.62%) Law
11 11 (0.52%) Automotive
12 9 (0.43%) Legal
13 8 (0.38%) Electronics
14 7 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.29%) Military
15 6 (0.29%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.24%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,674 (79.68%) Developer
2 1,002 (47.69%) C# Developer
3 921 (43.84%) .NET Developer
4 510 (24.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 500 (23.80%) WPF Developer
6 441 (20.99%) C# WPF Developer
7 291 (13.85%) Senior Developer
8 272 (12.95%) Software Developer
9 265 (12.61%) Software Engineer
10 170 (8.09%) C# Software Developer
11 164 (7.81%) C# Software Engineer
12 145 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
13 132 (6.28%) Senior C# Developer
14 126 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
15 117 (5.57%) SQL Developer
16 98 (4.66%) Lead Developer
17 83 (3.95%) Junior
18 82 (3.90%) .NET Software Engineer
19 69 (3.28%) Junior Developer
20 68 (3.24%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,674 (79.68%) .NET
2 786 (37.41%) WCF
3 777 (36.98%) ASP.NET
4 511 (24.32%) WinForms
5 488 (23.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 477 (22.70%) .NET Framework
7 437 (20.80%) HTML
8 422 (20.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 385 (18.32%) AngularJS
10 349 (16.61%) Entity Framework
11 285 (13.56%) RESTful
12 282 (13.42%) CSS
13 233 (11.09%) HTML5
14 207 (9.85%) LINQ
15 204 (9.71%) jQuery
16 199 (9.47%) Web Services
17 137 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 122 (5.81%) KnockoutJS
18 122 (5.81%) REST
19 116 (5.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 273 (12.99%) Greenfield Project
2 181 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 118 (5.62%) Fixed Income
4 98 (4.66%) Equities
5 96 (4.57%) User Experience
6 92 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 75 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
8 71 (3.38%) Algorithms
9 65 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
10 60 (2.86%) Derivative
10 60 (2.86%) Social Network
11 59 (2.81%) Mobile App
12 56 (2.67%) Hedge funds
13 48 (2.28%) Tandem
14 47 (2.24%) Reinsurance
15 40 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
16 31 (1.48%) OTC Derivatives
17 26 (1.24%) Fintech
18 21 (1.00%) Data Structures
19 18 (0.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 450 (21.42%) Windows
2 73 (3.47%) Unix
3 63 (3.00%) Apple iOS
4 41 (1.95%) Linux
5 30 (1.43%) Android
6 25 (1.19%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.048%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.048%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.048%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.048%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,150 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (32.75%) MVC
3 642 (30.56%) TDD
4 624 (29.70%) MVVM
5 519 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
6 511 (24.32%) Scrum
7 377 (17.94%) Software Engineering
8 356 (16.94%) Dependency Injection
9 354 (16.85%) OO
10 346 (16.47%) Kanban
11 257 (12.23%) Multithreading
12 245 (11.66%) Problem-Solving
13 242 (11.52%) SDLC
14 225 (10.71%) Web Application Development
15 196 (9.33%) BDD
16 179 (8.52%) Mathematics
17 175 (8.33%) Web Development
18 169 (8.04%) Test Automation
19 154 (7.33%) Unit Testing
20 152 (7.23%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2,034 (96.81%) C#
2 846 (40.27%) SQL
3 556 (26.46%) JavaScript
4 246 (11.71%) T-SQL
5 194 (9.23%) C++
6 167 (7.95%) Java
7 132 (6.28%) Ruby
8 118 (5.62%) VB.NET
9 72 (3.43%) F#
10 71 (3.38%) Python
11 61 (2.90%) XAML
12 57 (2.71%) PL/SQL
13 48 (2.28%) VB
14 43 (2.05%) C
15 37 (1.76%) PowerShell
16 33 (1.57%) TypeScript
17 30 (1.43%) PHP
18 18 (0.86%) VB6
19 17 (0.81%) VBScript
20 14 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 356 (16.94%) Degree
2 65 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 18 (0.86%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.095%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.095%) MCSA
10 2 (0.095%) MCSE
10 2 (0.095%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.048%) ISEB
11 1 (0.048%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.048%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.28%) QA
2 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.24%) MiFID
4 4 (0.19%) DICOM
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.095%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.048%) MISRA
7 1 (0.048%) MISRA C
System Software
1 17 (0.81%) Docker
2 16 (0.76%) Firmware
3 9 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.048%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 62 (2.95%) Kibana
2 7 (0.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 7 (0.33%) WSUS
3 3 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.048%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 504 (23.99%) Microsoft
2 219 (10.42%) Oracle
3 76 (3.62%) Xamarin
4 71 (3.38%) Google
5 62 (2.95%) Twitter
6 60 (2.86%) Facebook
7 43 (2.05%) DevExpress
8 37 (1.76%) SAP
9 20 (0.95%) Tableau
10 17 (0.81%) TIBCO
11 13 (0.62%) IBM
12 12 (0.57%) TOWER Software
13 9 (0.43%) Charles River
13 9 (0.43%) Thunderhead
14 8 (0.38%) Atlassian
15 6 (0.29%) Assembla
16 5 (0.24%) Infragistics
17 4 (0.19%) BT
17 4 (0.19%) Informatica
17 4 (0.19%) Telerik