Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 269 186 200
Rank change year-on-year -83 +14 -11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1,844 3,054 2,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.31% 1.88% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 4.64% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,619 2,806 2,685
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,350 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £73,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%

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 55,645 65,788 65,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.61% 40.51% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45,905 55,604 57,080
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -77 799 £67,500 +22.73% 86
South East -40 476 £45,000 - 75
North of England -67 243 £46,000 +2.22% 80
North West -17 163 £50,000 - 47
East of England -44 152 £47,500 -5.00% 42
Midlands -16 101 £40,250 +0.63% 45
Yorkshire -56 74 £45,000 - 28
South West -31 68 £41,015 -0.87% 26
West Midlands +21 60 £42,500 +6.25% 29
East Midlands -1 41 £40,000 +6.67% 16
North East -1 6 £32,500 +8.33% 5
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 1,779 (96.48%) C#
2 1,426 (77.33%) .NET
3 1,073 (58.19%) SQL Server
4 998 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
5 700 (37.96%) SQL
6 656 (35.57%) WCF
7 615 (33.35%) ASP.NET
8 555 (30.10%) Finance
9 551 (29.88%) MVC
10 547 (29.66%) MVVM
11 544 (29.50%) TDD
12 473 (25.65%) JavaScript
13 449 (24.35%) Scrum
14 431 (23.37%) Continuous Integration
15 414 (22.45%) WinForms
16 412 (22.34%) Microsoft
17 390 (21.15%) .NET Framework
18 386 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
19 382 (20.72%) SQL Server 2016
20 380 (20.61%) Windows
21 375 (20.34%) HTML
22 354 (19.20%) Degree
23 325 (17.62%) ASP.NET Web API
24 324 (17.57%) AngularJS
25 303 (16.43%) Software Engineering
26 292 (15.84%) Entity Framework
27 291 (15.78%) OO
28 288 (15.62%) Dependency Injection
29 287 (15.56%) Kanban
30 277 (15.02%) 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 57 (3.09%) IIS
2 47 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (0.98%) CMS
4 16 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 11 (0.60%) EPiServer
6 9 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.22%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.22%) Confluence
8 4 (0.22%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.16%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.16%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.16%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.054%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.054%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.054%) MTS
11 1 (0.054%) SAS
11 1 (0.054%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.054%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.054%) CATIA
4 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.11%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.11%) Endur
3 2 (0.11%) RMDS
3 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.054%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.054%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 277 (15.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (0.81%) NuGet
4 15 (0.81%) SaaS
5 9 (0.49%) GitHub
6 7 (0.38%) PaaS
7 6 (0.33%) npm
8 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.11%) Office 365
10 1 (0.054%) Google Play
10 1 (0.054%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.054%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.98%) Broadband
2 42 (2.28%) Internet
3 22 (1.19%) Hyperconnected
4 18 (0.98%) Firewall
5 9 (0.49%) HTTP
5 9 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.22%) Intranet
8 3 (0.16%) AMQP
8 3 (0.16%) SMS
9 1 (0.054%) ATM
9 1 (0.054%) Skype
9 1 (0.054%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,073 (58.19%) SQL Server
2 382 (20.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 102 (5.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 90 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 83 (4.50%) NoSQL
6 64 (3.47%) Oracle Database
7 58 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 45 (2.44%) MongoDB
10 44 (2.39%) Relational Database
11 37 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 34 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (1.41%) MS Access
14 20 (1.08%) Couchbase
14 20 (1.08%) RDBMS
15 17 (0.92%) SQLite
16 15 (0.81%) MySQL
17 13 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
18 8 (0.43%) Power BI
19 7 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 245 (13.29%) Visual Studio
2 186 (10.09%) NUnit
3 185 (10.03%) Git (software)
4 167 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 112 (6.07%) MSTest
6 72 (3.90%) TeamCity
7 59 (3.20%) Oracle Forms
8 34 (1.84%) Visual Studio Team System
9 28 (1.52%) JIRA
10 27 (1.46%) Jenkins
11 23 (1.25%) ReSharper
12 20 (1.08%) Subversion
13 19 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (0.76%) Moq
15 12 (0.65%) Eclipse
15 12 (0.65%) Ranorex
15 12 (0.65%) Selenium
15 12 (0.65%) webpack
16 10 (0.54%) MSBuild
17 8 (0.43%) Hudson
General
1 555 (30.10%) Finance
2 167 (9.06%) Banking
3 129 (7.00%) Front Office
4 63 (3.42%) Retail
5 57 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 55 (2.98%) Investment Banking
7 43 (2.33%) Games
8 33 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.46%) Back Office
10 23 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.25%) Marketing
11 14 (0.76%) Law
12 10 (0.54%) Legal
13 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.22%) Electronics
14 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.11%) German Language
16 1 (0.054%) Automotive
16 1 (0.054%) Czech Language
16 1 (0.054%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,505 (81.62%) Developer
2 954 (51.74%) C# Developer
3 787 (42.68%) .NET Developer
4 491 (26.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 479 (25.98%) WPF Developer
6 422 (22.89%) C# WPF Developer
7 296 (16.05%) Software Developer
8 236 (12.80%) Senior Developer
9 196 (10.63%) Software Engineer
10 164 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
11 120 (6.51%) .NET Software Developer
12 117 (6.34%) SQL Developer
13 116 (6.29%) C# Software Engineer
14 111 (6.02%) Senior .NET Developer
15 95 (5.15%) Senior C# Developer
16 68 (3.69%) Junior
17 66 (3.58%) Lead Developer
18 65 (3.52%) .NET Software Engineer
18 65 (3.52%) Junior Developer
18 65 (3.52%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,426 (77.33%) .NET
2 656 (35.57%) WCF
3 615 (33.35%) ASP.NET
4 414 (22.45%) WinForms
5 390 (21.15%) .NET Framework
6 386 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 375 (20.34%) HTML
8 325 (17.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 324 (17.57%) AngularJS
10 292 (15.84%) Entity Framework
11 239 (12.96%) CSS
12 219 (11.88%) RESTful
13 196 (10.63%) HTML5
14 182 (9.87%) jQuery
14 182 (9.87%) Web Services
15 163 (8.84%) LINQ
16 116 (6.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 87 (4.72%) SOAP
18 84 (4.56%) XML
19 83 (4.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 237 (12.85%) Greenfield Project
2 115 (6.24%) Fixed Income
3 85 (4.61%) Equities
4 79 (4.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 72 (3.90%) User Experience
6 67 (3.63%) Algorithms
7 60 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
8 58 (3.15%) Derivative
9 54 (2.93%) Reinsurance
10 51 (2.77%) Social Network
10 51 (2.77%) Tandem
11 47 (2.55%) Hedge funds
11 47 (2.55%) Mobile App
12 41 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (1.79%) Fintech
13 33 (1.79%) OTC Derivatives
14 29 (1.57%) Client/Server
15 27 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
16 22 (1.19%) Data Structures
17 20 (1.08%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 380 (20.61%) Windows
2 53 (2.87%) Apple iOS
3 49 (2.66%) Unix
4 42 (2.28%) Linux
5 23 (1.25%) Android
6 20 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.27%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.054%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.054%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.054%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 998 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (29.88%) MVC
3 547 (29.66%) MVVM
4 544 (29.50%) TDD
5 449 (24.35%) Scrum
6 431 (23.37%) Continuous Integration
7 303 (16.43%) Software Engineering
8 291 (15.78%) OO
9 288 (15.62%) Dependency Injection
10 287 (15.56%) Kanban
11 223 (12.09%) SDLC
12 222 (12.04%) Multithreading
13 183 (9.92%) Problem-Solving
14 171 (9.27%) Computer Science
15 165 (8.95%) Mathematics
16 161 (8.73%) Web Application Development
17 151 (8.19%) Asset Management
18 147 (7.97%) Test Automation
18 147 (7.97%) Unit Testing
19 137 (7.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,779 (96.48%) C#
2 700 (37.96%) SQL
3 473 (25.65%) JavaScript
4 198 (10.74%) T-SQL
5 171 (9.27%) C++
6 129 (7.00%) Java
7 88 (4.77%) Ruby
8 80 (4.34%) Python
9 75 (4.07%) VB.NET
10 45 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 44 (2.39%) F#
11 44 (2.39%) VB
12 43 (2.33%) XAML
13 37 (2.01%) C
14 28 (1.52%) TypeScript
15 23 (1.25%) VB6
16 20 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 19 (1.03%) PHP
18 18 (0.98%) Bash Shell
19 16 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 354 (19.20%) Degree
2 79 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.30%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.27%) ISEB
7 5 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.11%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.11%) MCSA
9 2 (0.11%) MCSE
10 1 (0.054%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.03%) QA
2 6 (0.33%) MiFID
3 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.054%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.054%) MISRA
5 1 (0.054%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.054%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (0.70%) Docker
2 11 (0.60%) Firmware
3 8 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.22%) GridGain
5 1 (0.054%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (2.01%) Kibana
2 3 (0.16%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.054%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 412 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 174 (9.44%) Oracle
3 70 (3.80%) Xamarin
4 58 (3.15%) Google
5 51 (2.77%) Facebook
5 51 (2.77%) Twitter
6 34 (1.84%) SAP
7 29 (1.57%) DevExpress
8 27 (1.46%) Tableau
9 22 (1.19%) TIBCO
10 12 (0.65%) Thunderhead
11 7 (0.38%) TOWER Software
12 6 (0.33%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.33%) Solace
13 5 (0.27%) Charles River
13 5 (0.27%) IBM
14 4 (0.22%) BT
14 4 (0.22%) Telerik
15 3 (0.16%) Perforce
16 2 (0.11%) Infragistics