Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 187 189
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 3,138 3,055 3,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.90% 1.85% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.64% 4.68% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,884 2,774 3,460
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £76,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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 67,700 65,220 76,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.93% 39.56% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57,460 56,587 66,174
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -3 1,339 £55,000 - 111
South East +62 765 £45,000 - 88
North of England -31 441 £45,000 +12.50% 50
East of England +77 344 £50,000 +17.65% 42
North West -57 243 £50,000 +25.00% 30
Yorkshire -6 172 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Midlands -53 143 £40,000 - 34
South West -26 104 £40,688 -7.53% 18
West Midlands -45 81 £40,000 - 13
East Midlands -25 62 £37,500 -6.25% 21
North East -12 26 £30,000 +12.15% 3
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 3,031 (96.59%) C#
2 2,666 (84.96%) .NET
3 2,091 (66.63%) Agile Software Development
4 1,988 (63.35%) SQL Server
5 1,595 (50.83%) WCF
6 1,479 (47.13%) ASP.NET
7 1,376 (43.85%) MVC
8 1,357 (43.24%) TDD
9 1,176 (37.48%) SQL
10 1,137 (36.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,112 (35.44%) Scrum
12 976 (31.10%) NUnit
13 942 (30.02%) Finance
14 924 (29.45%) JavaScript
15 904 (28.81%) Microsoft
16 886 (28.23%) WinForms
17 870 (27.72%) MVVM
18 787 (25.08%) HTML
19 758 (24.16%) Kanban
20 755 (24.06%) Windows
21 732 (23.33%) OO
22 689 (21.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 685 (21.83%) Web Application Development
24 669 (21.32%) Rhino Mocks
25 653 (20.81%) .NET Framework
26 649 (20.68%) CSS
27 596 (18.99%) Dependency Injection
28 594 (18.93%) AngularJS
29 581 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
30 545 (17.37%) SQL Server 2014

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
1 174 (5.54%) Elasticsearch
2 150 (4.78%) SharePoint
3 111 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
4 107 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (0.83%) IIS
6 18 (0.57%) CMS
7 12 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
7 12 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (0.38%) Skype for Business
8 11 (0.35%) Umbraco
9 10 (0.32%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.25%) Apache
11 6 (0.19%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.096%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.096%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.064%) DataSynapse
14 2 (0.064%) Kentico
14 2 (0.064%) MTS
14 2 (0.064%) Mule
Applications
1 46 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.064%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.064%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.032%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.032%) Maya
6 1 (0.032%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.032%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 29 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (0.19%) RMDS
4 2 (0.064%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.064%) Tradar
5 1 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.032%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 380 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 122 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.67%) SaaS
4 14 (0.45%) GitHub
5 12 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (0.32%) npm
7 8 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.22%) Office 365
9 6 (0.19%) IaaS
9 6 (0.19%) PaaS
10 2 (0.064%) Yarn
11 1 (0.032%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.032%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.032%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 126 (4.02%) Broadband
2 63 (2.01%) Internet
3 25 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 22 (0.70%) Hyperconnected
5 11 (0.35%) HTTP
6 10 (0.32%) SMS
7 6 (0.19%) Skype
7 6 (0.19%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.064%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.064%) VPN
9 1 (0.032%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.032%) snoop
9 1 (0.032%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,988 (63.35%) SQL Server
2 545 (17.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 353 (11.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 181 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 148 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 110 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 96 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 88 (2.80%) NoSQL
9 67 (2.14%) Relational Database
10 62 (1.98%) Big Data
10 62 (1.98%) MySQL
10 62 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 46 (1.47%) Power BI
12 42 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 40 (1.27%) Oracle Database
14 38 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
15 34 (1.08%) OLAP
15 34 (1.08%) OLTP
16 29 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 976 (31.10%) NUnit
2 669 (21.32%) Rhino Mocks
3 479 (15.26%) Moq
4 450 (14.34%) MSTest
5 345 (10.99%) Visual Studio
6 290 (9.24%) Subversion
7 241 (7.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 217 (6.92%) TeamCity
9 178 (5.67%) Git (software)
10 55 (1.75%) Jenkins
11 46 (1.47%) JIRA
12 31 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 24 (0.76%) FitNesse
14 21 (0.67%) ReSharper
15 20 (0.64%) SpecFlow
15 20 (0.64%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 16 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
17 15 (0.48%) gulp
18 14 (0.45%) WiX
19 13 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 942 (30.02%) Finance
2 307 (9.78%) Banking
3 148 (4.72%) Investment Banking
4 147 (4.68%) Marketing
5 143 (4.56%) Telecoms
6 139 (4.43%) Front Office
6 139 (4.43%) Games
7 123 (3.92%) Retail
8 73 (2.33%) Music Industry
9 59 (1.88%) Advertising
10 37 (1.18%) Law
11 35 (1.12%) Electronics
12 26 (0.83%) Legal
13 23 (0.73%) Back Office
14 22 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.45%) Automotive
15 14 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.32%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.29%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2,665 (84.93%) Developer
2 1,658 (52.84%) C# Developer
3 1,628 (51.88%) .NET Developer
4 907 (28.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 576 (18.36%) WPF Developer
6 537 (17.11%) C# WPF Developer
7 441 (14.05%) Senior Developer
8 425 (13.54%) Software Developer
9 365 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 344 (10.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 297 (9.46%) Senior C# Developer
12 286 (9.11%) Software Engineer
13 281 (8.95%) C# Software Developer
14 245 (7.81%) .NET Software Developer
15 219 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
16 210 (6.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 208 (6.63%) SQL Developer
18 181 (5.77%) C# Software Engineer
19 176 (5.61%) Agile Developer
20 174 (5.54%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,666 (84.96%) .NET
2 1,595 (50.83%) WCF
3 1,479 (47.13%) ASP.NET
4 1,137 (36.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 886 (28.23%) WinForms
6 787 (25.08%) HTML
7 689 (21.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 653 (20.81%) .NET Framework
9 649 (20.68%) CSS
10 594 (18.93%) AngularJS
11 536 (17.08%) NHibernate
12 516 (16.44%) LINQ
13 490 (15.62%) HTML5
14 485 (15.46%) Castle Windsor
15 414 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
16 373 (11.89%) Ninject
17 369 (11.76%) Silverlight
18 366 (11.66%) Spring.NET
19 361 (11.50%) RESTful
20 350 (11.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 524 (16.70%) Greenfield Project
2 337 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 131 (4.17%) Tandem
4 127 (4.05%) Client/Server
5 125 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
6 121 (3.86%) Hedge funds
7 110 (3.51%) Social Network
8 88 (2.80%) User Experience
9 85 (2.71%) Equities
10 69 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
11 67 (2.14%) Algorithms
12 57 (1.82%) Fixed Income
13 56 (1.78%) Digital TV
14 42 (1.34%) Mobile App
15 41 (1.31%) Derivative
15 41 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 34 (1.08%) Fintech
17 17 (0.54%) iPad
17 17 (0.54%) NHS
17 17 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 755 (24.06%) Windows
2 41 (1.31%) Apple iOS
3 39 (1.24%) Android
4 18 (0.57%) Linux
5 8 (0.25%) Unix
6 5 (0.16%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.096%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,091 (66.63%) Agile Software Development
2 1,376 (43.85%) MVC
3 1,357 (43.24%) TDD
4 1,112 (35.44%) Scrum
5 870 (27.72%) MVVM
6 758 (24.16%) Kanban
7 732 (23.33%) OO
8 685 (21.83%) Web Application Development
9 596 (18.99%) Dependency Injection
10 581 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
11 534 (17.02%) Software Engineering
12 396 (12.62%) BDD
13 375 (11.95%) Multithreading
14 361 (11.50%) Inversion of Control
15 267 (8.51%) SDLC
16 256 (8.16%) Unit Testing
17 228 (7.27%) Web Development
18 223 (7.11%) OOP
19 192 (6.12%) Mathematics
20 151 (4.81%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3,031 (96.59%) C#
2 1,176 (37.48%) SQL
3 924 (29.45%) JavaScript
4 444 (14.15%) T-SQL
5 308 (9.82%) VB.NET
6 305 (9.72%) C++
7 220 (7.01%) Ruby
8 179 (5.70%) Java
9 175 (5.58%) F#
10 166 (5.29%) VB
11 103 (3.28%) XAML
12 90 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 65 (2.07%) Python
14 53 (1.69%) VBA
15 41 (1.31%) TypeScript
16 36 (1.15%) C
17 31 (0.99%) PowerShell
18 27 (0.86%) MATLAB
19 22 (0.70%) PHP
19 22 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 353 (11.25%) Degree
2 120 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 22 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.22%) MCSA
7 6 (0.19%) MBA
8 5 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.16%) PhD
8 5 (0.16%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.16%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.096%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.096%) MCTS
11 1 (0.032%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.032%) CFA
11 1 (0.032%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.032%) MCAD
11 1 (0.032%) MCSD
11 1 (0.032%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (2.23%) QA
2 8 (0.25%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.22%) MiFID
4 3 (0.096%) COSHH
4 3 (0.096%) EMIR
4 3 (0.096%) TickIT
5 2 (0.064%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.064%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.032%) Basel III
6 1 (0.032%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (1.02%) Docker
2 9 (0.29%) HDFS
3 6 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.096%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.096%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 166 (5.29%) Kibana
2 118 (3.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 118 (3.76%) WSUS
3 6 (0.19%) SCCM
3 6 (0.19%) vCenter Server
4 5 (0.16%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.096%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 904 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 93 (2.96%) Oracle
3 79 (2.52%) Twitter
4 77 (2.45%) Facebook
5 68 (2.17%) Google
6 59 (1.88%) Xamarin
7 34 (1.08%) Charles River
8 23 (0.73%) Cadence
9 20 (0.64%) DevExpress
10 17 (0.54%) Telerik
11 16 (0.51%) TOWER Software
12 12 (0.38%) TIBCO
13 9 (0.29%) Sybase
14 8 (0.25%) IBM
15 7 (0.22%) SAP
15 7 (0.22%) VMware
16 6 (0.19%) Perforce
16 6 (0.19%) Sitecore
17 5 (0.16%) Adobe
17 5 (0.16%) Bloomberg