Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 210 208
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 -26
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2,355 2,914 3,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.52% 1.76% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 4.34% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,045 2,644 2,824
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 62,917 67,103 71,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.52% 40.44% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52,476 55,922 62,940
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -43 957 £62,500 +13.64% 96
South East +4 622 £44,000 -2.22% 91
North of England -33 271 £45,000 +5.88% 70
East of England +24 206 £45,000 - 37
North West -24 169 £50,000 +11.11% 30
South West -12 156 £40,000 -3.61% 27
Midlands -13 138 £42,500 +6.25% 51
Yorkshire -8 87 £45,000 +5.88% 36
West Midlands -13 83 £42,500 +6.25% 28
East Midlands -7 55 £40,000 +6.67% 23
North East -24 15 £40,250 +34.17% 4
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2,288 (97.15%) C#
2 1,950 (82.80%) .NET
3 1,356 (57.58%) SQL Server
4 1,288 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
5 951 (40.38%) SQL
6 938 (39.83%) ASP.NET
7 932 (39.58%) WCF
8 824 (34.99%) MVC
9 723 (30.70%) TDD
10 692 (29.38%) MVVM
11 668 (28.37%) Finance
12 646 (27.43%) Microsoft
13 620 (26.33%) WinForms
14 616 (26.16%) JavaScript
15 605 (25.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 580 (24.63%) .NET Framework
17 558 (23.69%) Scrum
18 525 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
19 520 (22.08%) HTML
20 509 (21.61%) Windows
21 494 (20.98%) SQL Server 2016
22 488 (20.72%) OO
23 479 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
24 437 (18.56%) Software Engineering
25 408 (17.32%) AngularJS
26 390 (16.56%) Kanban
27 389 (16.52%) Entity Framework
28 382 (16.22%) Dependency Injection
29 380 (16.14%) Microsoft Azure
30 354 (15.03%) CSS

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 83 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
2 56 (2.38%) IIS
3 24 (1.02%) CMS
4 21 (0.89%) NServiceBus
5 19 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 16 (0.68%) SharePoint
7 12 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (0.38%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.25%) ArcGIS
10 5 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.17%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.085%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.085%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.042%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.042%) DataSynapse
13 1 (0.042%) MTS
13 1 (0.042%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.042%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.17%) Doxygen
5 2 (0.085%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.042%) CATIA
6 1 (0.042%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.042%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.042%) Simulink
6 1 (0.042%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 42 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.72%) Markit EDM
3 12 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.21%) Elite 3E
4 5 (0.21%) Endur
5 2 (0.085%) RMDS
6 1 (0.042%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.042%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 380 (16.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 115 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (0.68%) GitHub
5 13 (0.55%) PaaS
6 12 (0.51%) SaaS
7 10 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (0.34%) NuGet
9 4 (0.17%) IaaS
10 3 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.085%) Office 365
11 2 (0.085%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.042%) Heroku
12 1 (0.042%) npm
12 1 (0.042%) Trello
12 1 (0.042%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.04%) Broadband
2 46 (1.95%) Internet
3 28 (1.19%) Hyperconnected
4 15 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.59%) Ethernet
6 10 (0.42%) HTTP
6 10 (0.42%) SMS
7 9 (0.38%) RS-232
8 8 (0.34%) Bluetooth
8 8 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.21%) FTP
10 4 (0.17%) DNS
11 3 (0.13%) DMZ
11 3 (0.13%) Firewall
12 2 (0.085%) FIX Connectivity
12 2 (0.085%) Modbus
12 2 (0.085%) SSL
12 2 (0.085%) Wireless
13 1 (0.042%) Intranet
13 1 (0.042%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,356 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 494 (20.98%) SQL Server 2016
3 136 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 104 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 103 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 95 (4.03%) MongoDB
6 95 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 83 (3.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 83 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 78 (3.31%) Oracle Database
9 65 (2.76%) RDBMS
10 46 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 41 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
12 39 (1.66%) MySQL
13 36 (1.53%) Power BI
14 31 (1.32%) GIS
15 29 (1.23%) Big Data
16 28 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 26 (1.10%) Couchbase
17 26 (1.10%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 293 (12.44%) NUnit
2 292 (12.40%) Visual Studio
3 269 (11.42%) Git (software)
4 213 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 168 (7.13%) MSTest
6 160 (6.79%) TeamCity
7 87 (3.69%) Moq
8 84 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
9 69 (2.93%) Visual Studio Team System
10 52 (2.21%) Subversion
11 44 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
12 39 (1.66%) JIRA
13 37 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
13 37 (1.57%) ReSharper
14 34 (1.44%) Jenkins
15 22 (0.93%) Selenium
16 20 (0.85%) Bitbucket
16 20 (0.85%) SpecFlow
17 19 (0.81%) MSBuild
17 19 (0.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 668 (28.37%) Finance
2 209 (8.87%) Banking
3 139 (5.90%) Front Office
4 90 (3.82%) Marketing
5 88 (3.74%) Investment Banking
6 84 (3.57%) Games
7 79 (3.35%) Retail
8 50 (2.12%) Telecoms
9 39 (1.66%) Back Office
10 31 (1.32%) Manufacturing
11 30 (1.27%) Advertising
12 28 (1.19%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.85%) Music Industry
14 19 (0.81%) Military
15 18 (0.76%) Automotive
16 15 (0.64%) Legal
17 11 (0.47%) Law
18 9 (0.38%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.38%) Electronics
19 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,882 (79.92%) Developer
2 1,125 (47.77%) C# Developer
3 1,052 (44.67%) .NET Developer
4 557 (23.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 533 (22.63%) WPF Developer
6 470 (19.96%) C# WPF Developer
7 333 (14.14%) Software Developer
8 310 (13.16%) Senior Developer
9 303 (12.87%) Software Engineer
10 205 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
11 186 (7.90%) .NET Software Developer
12 184 (7.81%) C# Software Engineer
13 166 (7.05%) Senior C# Developer
14 156 (6.62%) Senior .NET Developer
15 130 (5.52%) SQL Developer
16 103 (4.37%) Junior
17 94 (3.99%) Lead Developer
18 92 (3.91%) .NET Software Engineer
19 87 (3.69%) Junior Developer
20 83 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,950 (82.80%) .NET
2 938 (39.83%) ASP.NET
3 932 (39.58%) WCF
4 620 (26.33%) WinForms
5 605 (25.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 580 (24.63%) .NET Framework
7 520 (22.08%) HTML
8 479 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
9 408 (17.32%) AngularJS
10 389 (16.52%) Entity Framework
11 354 (15.03%) CSS
12 309 (13.12%) RESTful
13 269 (11.42%) HTML5
14 251 (10.66%) Web Services
15 229 (9.72%) LINQ
16 220 (9.34%) jQuery
17 162 (6.88%) REST
18 159 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 148 (6.28%) KnockoutJS
20 147 (6.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 279 (11.85%) Greenfield Project
2 197 (8.37%) Computer Science
3 103 (4.37%) Equities
3 103 (4.37%) Fixed Income
4 96 (4.08%) User Experience
5 86 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
5 86 (3.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 78 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 75 (3.18%) Hedge funds
8 69 (2.93%) Algorithms
9 68 (2.89%) Derivative
10 60 (2.55%) Mobile App
11 57 (2.42%) Social Network
12 52 (2.21%) Tandem
13 51 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
14 34 (1.44%) Reinsurance
15 32 (1.36%) Client/Server
16 29 (1.23%) OTC Derivatives
17 27 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
17 27 (1.15%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 509 (21.61%) Windows
2 56 (2.38%) Unix
3 47 (2.00%) Linux
4 45 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 30 (1.27%) Android
6 16 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.085%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.042%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.042%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,288 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 824 (34.99%) MVC
3 723 (30.70%) TDD
4 692 (29.38%) MVVM
5 558 (23.69%) Scrum
6 525 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
7 488 (20.72%) OO
8 437 (18.56%) Software Engineering
9 390 (16.56%) Kanban
10 382 (16.22%) Dependency Injection
11 278 (11.80%) Multithreading
12 267 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
12 267 (11.34%) Web Application Development
13 261 (11.08%) SDLC
14 226 (9.60%) BDD
15 211 (8.96%) Web Development
16 184 (7.81%) Test Automation
17 176 (7.47%) Mathematics
18 167 (7.09%) Unit Testing
19 153 (6.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2,288 (97.15%) C#
2 951 (40.38%) SQL
3 616 (26.16%) JavaScript
4 276 (11.72%) T-SQL
5 259 (11.00%) C++
6 168 (7.13%) Java
7 160 (6.79%) Ruby
8 145 (6.16%) VB.NET
9 97 (4.12%) XAML
10 87 (3.69%) F#
11 78 (3.31%) Python
12 76 (3.23%) C
13 66 (2.80%) PL/SQL
14 48 (2.04%) VB
15 40 (1.70%) PowerShell
16 34 (1.44%) VBA
17 33 (1.40%) PHP
18 32 (1.36%) TypeScript
19 19 (0.81%) VB6
20 17 (0.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 343 (14.56%) Degree
2 66 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 30 (1.27%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (0.30%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.21%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.13%) ISEB
10 2 (0.085%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.085%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (2.38%) QA
2 6 (0.25%) ISO 9001
2 6 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.21%) GDPR
4 4 (0.17%) DICOM
5 3 (0.13%) MiFID
5 3 (0.13%) PMO
6 2 (0.085%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.042%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.042%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 17 (0.72%) Firmware
2 13 (0.55%) Docker
3 3 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 78 (3.31%) Kibana
2 17 (0.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 17 (0.72%) WSUS
3 3 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.13%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.13%) SCCM
3 3 (0.13%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.042%) Control-M
4 1 (0.042%) WMI
Vendors
1 646 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 198 (8.41%) Oracle
3 89 (3.78%) Xamarin
4 77 (3.27%) Google
5 59 (2.51%) Twitter
6 57 (2.42%) Facebook
7 41 (1.74%) DevExpress
8 31 (1.32%) SAP
9 17 (0.72%) TOWER Software
10 15 (0.64%) TIBCO
11 13 (0.55%) IBM
11 13 (0.55%) Tableau
12 11 (0.47%) Infragistics
13 9 (0.38%) Charles River
14 8 (0.34%) Assembla
15 7 (0.30%) Telerik
16 6 (0.25%) Bloomberg
16 6 (0.25%) ESRI
16 6 (0.25%) Thunderhead
17 5 (0.21%) Lotus