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

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 198 204
Rank change year-on-year -25 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2,595 3,013 3,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.60% 1.80% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 4.42% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,307 2,728 3,083
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,376 £81,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 66,354 68,101 74,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.81% 40.73% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55,607 57,538 65,630
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -36 1,078 £60,000 +9.09% 118
South East +20 686 £45,000 - 83
North of England -76 262 £45,000 +12.50% 42
East of England +48 253 £47,000 +4.44% 31
South West -29 169 £42,029 +1.58% 33
North West -47 162 £50,000 +25.00% 24
Midlands -54 141 £42,500 +6.25% 49
Yorkshire -35 81 £42,500 +6.25% 17
West Midlands -51 78 £45,000 +12.50% 29
East Midlands +1 63 £40,000 - 20
North East -24 19 £42,500 +70.00% 1
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 2,524 (97.26%) C#
2 2,168 (83.55%) .NET
3 1,527 (58.84%) Agile Software Development
4 1,524 (58.73%) SQL Server
5 1,133 (43.66%) WCF
6 1,089 (41.97%) ASP.NET
7 1,061 (40.89%) SQL
8 946 (36.45%) MVC
9 885 (34.10%) TDD
10 769 (29.63%) MVVM
11 767 (29.56%) Finance
12 762 (29.36%) Microsoft
13 758 (29.21%) WinForms
14 733 (28.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 673 (25.93%) Scrum
16 656 (25.28%) JavaScript
17 640 (24.66%) .NET Framework
18 614 (23.66%) OO
19 611 (23.55%) Windows
20 578 (22.27%) HTML
21 532 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
22 515 (19.85%) SQL Server 2016
23 505 (19.46%) Software Engineering
24 503 (19.38%) NUnit
25 487 (18.77%) Kanban
26 454 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
27 437 (16.84%) Dependency Injection
28 420 (16.18%) AngularJS
29 413 (15.92%) CSS
30 396 (15.26%) Web Application Development

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
1 102 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (1.35%) IIS
3 26 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 24 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (0.81%) CMS
6 18 (0.69%) NServiceBus
7 16 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 15 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (0.42%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.19%) ArcGIS
10 5 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.077%) Confluence
12 2 (0.077%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.039%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.039%) DataSynapse
13 1 (0.039%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.039%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.039%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.15%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.077%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.039%) CATIA
8 1 (0.039%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.039%) Simulink
8 1 (0.039%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 39 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.62%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.19%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.12%) Endur
5 2 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.077%) RMDS
6 1 (0.039%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 373 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 122 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (0.73%) GitHub
4 18 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
6 12 (0.46%) PaaS
7 10 (0.39%) IaaS
7 10 (0.39%) SaaS
8 4 (0.15%) NuGet
8 4 (0.15%) Trello
9 2 (0.077%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.077%) npm
9 2 (0.077%) Office 365
10 1 (0.039%) Heroku
10 1 (0.039%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.16%) Broadband
2 47 (1.81%) Internet
3 22 (0.85%) Hyperconnected
4 16 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.50%) Ethernet
6 11 (0.42%) HTTP
7 10 (0.39%) SMS
8 9 (0.35%) RS-232
9 8 (0.31%) Bluetooth
9 8 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.19%) FTP
11 4 (0.15%) DNS
11 4 (0.15%) SSL
12 3 (0.12%) DMZ
12 3 (0.12%) Firewall
12 3 (0.12%) Wireless
13 2 (0.077%) FIX Connectivity
13 2 (0.077%) Modbus
13 2 (0.077%) VPN
14 1 (0.039%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,524 (58.73%) SQL Server
2 515 (19.85%) SQL Server 2016
3 127 (4.89%) NoSQL
4 117 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 115 (4.43%) MongoDB
5 115 (4.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 111 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 110 (4.24%) Relational Database
8 81 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 64 (2.47%) RDBMS
10 55 (2.12%) Oracle Database
11 49 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 46 (1.77%) Power BI
13 43 (1.66%) Big Data
14 40 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 38 (1.46%) MySQL
16 36 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
17 32 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
17 32 (1.23%) OLAP
17 32 (1.23%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 503 (19.38%) NUnit
2 298 (11.48%) Visual Studio
3 268 (10.33%) Git (software)
4 267 (10.29%) MSTest
5 252 (9.71%) Rhino Mocks
6 230 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 202 (7.78%) Moq
8 183 (7.05%) TeamCity
9 117 (4.51%) Subversion
10 59 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
11 45 (1.73%) JIRA
12 35 (1.35%) ReSharper
13 31 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
14 30 (1.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 28 (1.08%) Jenkins
16 24 (0.92%) SpecFlow
17 22 (0.85%) Selenium
18 19 (0.73%) MSBuild
18 19 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
18 19 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 767 (29.56%) Finance
2 279 (10.75%) Banking
3 152 (5.86%) Front Office
4 150 (5.78%) Marketing
5 129 (4.97%) Investment Banking
6 98 (3.78%) Games
7 89 (3.43%) Retail
8 54 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 49 (1.89%) Music Industry
10 48 (1.85%) Advertising
11 44 (1.70%) Back Office
12 32 (1.23%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.96%) Manufacturing
14 24 (0.92%) Automotive
15 19 (0.73%) Military
16 14 (0.54%) Legal
17 13 (0.50%) Electronics
18 10 (0.39%) Law
19 8 (0.31%) Aerospace
19 8 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,097 (80.81%) Developer
2 1,286 (49.56%) C# Developer
3 1,215 (46.82%) .NET Developer
4 647 (24.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 542 (20.89%) WPF Developer
6 505 (19.46%) C# WPF Developer
7 364 (14.03%) Software Developer
8 329 (12.68%) Software Engineer
9 308 (11.87%) Senior Developer
10 240 (9.25%) .NET Software Developer
11 228 (8.79%) C# Software Developer
12 198 (7.63%) C# Software Engineer
13 194 (7.48%) Senior C# Developer
14 161 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
15 157 (6.05%) Senior .NET Developer
16 156 (6.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 156 (6.01%) SQL Developer
17 122 (4.70%) Junior
18 114 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 102 (3.93%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,168 (83.55%) .NET
2 1,133 (43.66%) WCF
3 1,089 (41.97%) ASP.NET
4 758 (29.21%) WinForms
5 733 (28.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 640 (24.66%) .NET Framework
7 578 (22.27%) HTML
8 454 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 420 (16.18%) AngularJS
10 413 (15.92%) CSS
11 362 (13.95%) Entity Framework
12 342 (13.18%) RESTful
13 315 (12.14%) HTML5
14 305 (11.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 291 (11.21%) LINQ
16 284 (10.94%) Web Services
17 211 (8.13%) jQuery
18 192 (7.40%) NHibernate
18 192 (7.40%) Node.js
19 186 (7.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 298 (11.48%) Greenfield Project
2 255 (9.83%) Computer Science
3 110 (4.24%) Hedge funds
4 106 (4.08%) Equities
5 102 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
6 89 (3.43%) User Experience
7 80 (3.08%) Fixed Income
8 73 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
8 73 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 72 (2.77%) Social Network
10 71 (2.74%) Tandem
11 68 (2.62%) Algorithms
11 68 (2.62%) Derivative
12 65 (2.50%) Client/Server
13 61 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
14 41 (1.58%) Mobile App
15 39 (1.50%) Fintech
16 30 (1.16%) EPoS
17 27 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
18 25 (0.96%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 611 (23.55%) Windows
2 44 (1.70%) Linux
3 35 (1.35%) Unix
4 30 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 28 (1.08%) Android
6 9 (0.35%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.077%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.039%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,527 (58.84%) Agile Software Development
2 946 (36.45%) MVC
3 885 (34.10%) TDD
4 769 (29.63%) MVVM
5 673 (25.93%) Scrum
6 614 (23.66%) OO
7 532 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
8 505 (19.46%) Software Engineering
9 487 (18.77%) Kanban
10 437 (16.84%) Dependency Injection
11 396 (15.26%) Web Application Development
12 303 (11.68%) Multithreading
13 283 (10.91%) BDD
14 250 (9.63%) SDLC
15 236 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
16 203 (7.82%) Web Development
17 188 (7.24%) OOP
18 185 (7.13%) OOD
19 182 (7.01%) Unit Testing
20 176 (6.78%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2,524 (97.26%) C#
2 1,061 (40.89%) SQL
3 656 (25.28%) JavaScript
4 322 (12.41%) T-SQL
5 301 (11.60%) C++
6 197 (7.59%) Ruby
7 180 (6.94%) VB.NET
8 174 (6.71%) Java
9 115 (4.43%) F#
10 112 (4.32%) XAML
11 98 (3.78%) PL/SQL
12 80 (3.08%) Python
12 80 (3.08%) VB
13 74 (2.85%) C
14 57 (2.20%) VBA
15 32 (1.23%) PowerShell
16 26 (1.00%) PHP
17 25 (0.96%) MATLAB
18 24 (0.92%) TypeScript
19 21 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 342 (13.18%) Degree
2 87 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 23 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (0.31%) Postgraduate
8 6 (0.23%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.12%) ISEB
10 2 (0.077%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.039%) MCAD
11 1 (0.039%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (2.89%) QA
2 8 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.19%) GDPR
5 4 (0.15%) DICOM
5 4 (0.15%) PMO
6 2 (0.077%) COSHH
6 2 (0.077%) GCP
6 2 (0.077%) MiFID
7 1 (0.039%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.039%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.039%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 15 (0.58%) Firmware
2 11 (0.42%) Docker
3 9 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.039%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 101 (3.89%) Kibana
2 43 (1.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 43 (1.66%) WSUS
3 9 (0.35%) SCCM
3 9 (0.35%) vCenter Server
4 4 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.077%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.039%) Control-M
7 1 (0.039%) WMI
Vendors
1 762 (29.36%) Microsoft
2 162 (6.24%) Oracle
3 73 (2.81%) Xamarin
4 72 (2.77%) Google
5 68 (2.62%) Twitter
6 66 (2.54%) Facebook
7 31 (1.19%) DevExpress
8 23 (0.89%) SAP
9 21 (0.81%) Telerik
10 20 (0.77%) TOWER Software
11 18 (0.69%) Infragistics
12 15 (0.58%) TIBCO
13 11 (0.42%) Charles River
14 9 (0.35%) VMware
15 8 (0.31%) Assembla
15 8 (0.31%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.31%) IBM
15 8 (0.31%) Tableau
16 6 (0.23%) Cadence
16 6 (0.23%) Informatica