Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 183 203
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2,821 3,028 3,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.75% 1.90% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 4.66% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,552 2,761 3,148
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 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +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 66,169 64,971 73,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.99% 40.72% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 55,632 55,624 64,080
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -29 1,187 £55,000 - 107
South East +13 721 £45,000 - 71
North of England -64 315 £42,500 +6.25% 52
East of England +73 307 £47,500 +8.57% 31
North West -60 188 £50,000 +25.00% 28
South West -35 153 £41,765 -0.56% 37
Midlands -51 131 £41,250 +3.13% 50
Yorkshire -29 99 £42,500 +6.25% 20
West Midlands -61 66 £45,000 +12.50% 24
East Midlands -2 65 £37,500 -6.25% 25
North East -26 28 £42,500 +70.00% 4
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 2,736 (96.99%) C#
2 2,359 (83.62%) .NET
3 1,749 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1,710 (60.62%) SQL Server
5 1,321 (46.83%) WCF
6 1,244 (44.10%) ASP.NET
7 1,093 (38.75%) MVC
8 1,081 (38.32%) SQL
9 1,079 (38.25%) TDD
10 889 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 873 (30.95%) Finance
12 858 (30.41%) WinForms
13 836 (29.63%) Microsoft
14 826 (29.28%) Scrum
15 802 (28.43%) MVVM
16 731 (25.91%) JavaScript
17 701 (24.85%) NUnit
18 695 (24.64%) OO
19 687 (24.35%) HTML
20 671 (23.79%) Windows
21 622 (22.05%) .NET Framework
22 594 (21.06%) Kanban
23 536 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
24 520 (18.43%) Web Application Development
25 504 (17.87%) Software Engineering
26 501 (17.76%) Dependency Injection
27 494 (17.51%) CSS
28 489 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
29 477 (16.91%) SQL Server 2016
30 459 (16.27%) AngularJS

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
1 123 (4.36%) Elasticsearch
2 75 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 52 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
4 46 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 27 (0.96%) CMS
6 21 (0.74%) IIS
7 13 (0.46%) EPiServer
8 9 (0.32%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.21%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.14%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.14%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.14%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.14%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.11%) Apache
12 2 (0.071%) Confluence
12 2 (0.071%) Kentico
12 2 (0.071%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.035%) Drupal
Applications
1 43 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.071%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.071%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.035%) Maya
7 1 (0.035%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.035%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 42 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.28%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.18%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.071%) RMDS
5 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 385 (13.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 126 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
4 16 (0.57%) GitHub
5 15 (0.53%) PaaS
6 13 (0.46%) IaaS
6 13 (0.46%) SaaS
7 10 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.14%) Office 365
8 4 (0.14%) Trello
9 2 (0.071%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.071%) npm
10 1 (0.035%) Heroku
10 1 (0.035%) NuGet
10 1 (0.035%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.05%) Broadband
2 58 (2.06%) Internet
3 24 (0.85%) Hyperconnected
4 11 (0.39%) SMS
4 11 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.25%) HTTP
6 6 (0.21%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.18%) FTP
8 4 (0.14%) Skype
8 4 (0.14%) SSL
8 4 (0.14%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.11%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.11%) DMZ
9 3 (0.11%) DNS
9 3 (0.11%) Firewall
9 3 (0.11%) RS-232
9 3 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.071%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.071%) VPN
10 2 (0.071%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,710 (60.62%) SQL Server
2 477 (16.91%) SQL Server 2016
3 254 (9.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 146 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 134 (4.75%) MongoDB
6 133 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 122 (4.32%) NoSQL
7 122 (4.32%) Relational Database
8 75 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 68 (2.41%) RDBMS
10 61 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 61 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 58 (2.06%) Power BI
12 49 (1.74%) Big Data
13 48 (1.70%) OLAP
13 48 (1.70%) OLTP
14 46 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
15 42 (1.49%) MySQL
16 35 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (1.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 701 (24.85%) NUnit
2 429 (15.21%) Rhino Mocks
3 356 (12.62%) MSTest
4 319 (11.31%) Moq
5 299 (10.60%) Visual Studio
6 249 (8.83%) Git (software)
7 241 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 184 (6.52%) Subversion
9 174 (6.17%) TeamCity
10 52 (1.84%) Visual Studio Team System
11 35 (1.24%) Jenkins
12 33 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 32 (1.13%) JIRA
14 31 (1.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 26 (0.92%) ReSharper
16 18 (0.64%) WiX
17 15 (0.53%) SpecFlow
18 13 (0.46%) FitNesse
18 13 (0.46%) MSI
19 12 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 873 (30.95%) Finance
2 323 (11.45%) Banking
3 181 (6.42%) Marketing
4 152 (5.39%) Front Office
4 152 (5.39%) Investment Banking
5 118 (4.18%) Retail
6 111 (3.93%) Games
7 85 (3.01%) Telecoms
8 77 (2.73%) Advertising
9 67 (2.38%) Music Industry
10 32 (1.13%) Back Office
11 24 (0.85%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.74%) Automotive
13 20 (0.71%) Law
13 20 (0.71%) Legal
14 15 (0.53%) Military
15 13 (0.46%) Electronics
16 10 (0.35%) Aerospace
16 10 (0.35%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,336 (82.81%) Developer
2 1,424 (50.48%) C# Developer
3 1,373 (48.67%) .NET Developer
4 725 (25.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 566 (20.06%) WPF Developer
6 529 (18.75%) C# WPF Developer
7 423 (14.99%) Software Developer
8 323 (11.45%) Senior Developer
9 298 (10.56%) Software Engineer
10 267 (9.46%) .NET Software Developer
11 256 (9.07%) C# Software Developer
12 225 (7.98%) ASP.NET Developer
13 216 (7.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 212 (7.52%) Senior C# Developer
15 174 (6.17%) C# Software Engineer
16 170 (6.03%) SQL Developer
17 159 (5.64%) Junior
18 158 (5.60%) Senior .NET Developer
19 146 (5.18%) Junior Developer
20 141 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,359 (83.62%) .NET
2 1,321 (46.83%) WCF
3 1,244 (44.10%) ASP.NET
4 889 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 858 (30.41%) WinForms
6 687 (24.35%) HTML
7 622 (22.05%) .NET Framework
8 494 (17.51%) CSS
9 489 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 459 (16.27%) AngularJS
11 432 (15.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 395 (14.00%) HTML5
13 353 (12.51%) LINQ
14 342 (12.12%) RESTful
15 331 (11.73%) Entity Framework
16 327 (11.59%) NHibernate
17 305 (10.81%) Castle Windsor
18 297 (10.53%) Web Services
19 277 (9.82%) Ninject
20 273 (9.68%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 381 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
2 283 (10.03%) Computer Science
3 117 (4.15%) Hedge funds
4 112 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 101 (3.58%) Equities
6 91 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 91 (3.23%) Tandem
7 85 (3.01%) Social Network
8 69 (2.45%) Fixed Income
8 69 (2.45%) User Experience
9 66 (2.34%) Derivative
10 64 (2.27%) Algorithms
11 60 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
12 57 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 53 (1.88%) Fintech
13 53 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
14 37 (1.31%) Mobile App
15 30 (1.06%) Digital TV
16 29 (1.03%) EPoS
17 25 (0.89%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 671 (23.79%) Windows
2 37 (1.31%) Linux
3 26 (0.92%) Android
3 26 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 10 (0.35%) Unix
5 3 (0.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.071%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.035%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,749 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1,093 (38.75%) MVC
3 1,079 (38.25%) TDD
4 826 (29.28%) Scrum
5 802 (28.43%) MVVM
6 695 (24.64%) OO
7 594 (21.06%) Kanban
8 536 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
9 520 (18.43%) Web Application Development
10 504 (17.87%) Software Engineering
11 501 (17.76%) Dependency Injection
12 321 (11.38%) BDD
13 310 (10.99%) Multithreading
14 258 (9.15%) Inversion of Control
15 254 (9.00%) SDLC
16 221 (7.83%) OOP
17 207 (7.34%) Unit Testing
18 195 (6.91%) Problem-Solving
19 194 (6.88%) Web Development
20 191 (6.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2,736 (96.99%) C#
2 1,081 (38.32%) SQL
3 731 (25.91%) JavaScript
4 356 (12.62%) T-SQL
5 318 (11.27%) C++
6 221 (7.83%) Ruby
7 206 (7.30%) VB.NET
8 174 (6.17%) Java
9 135 (4.79%) F#
10 127 (4.50%) XAML
11 103 (3.65%) VB
12 93 (3.30%) PL/SQL
13 83 (2.94%) Python
14 67 (2.38%) VBA
15 65 (2.30%) C
16 32 (1.13%) PowerShell
17 28 (0.99%) MATLAB
18 26 (0.92%) PHP
19 25 (0.89%) TypeScript
20 15 (0.53%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 347 (12.30%) Degree
2 101 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 26 (0.92%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
7 7 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (0.25%) Postgraduate
8 4 (0.14%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.11%) ISEB
10 2 (0.071%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.071%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.071%) PhD
11 1 (0.035%) CFA
11 1 (0.035%) MCAD
11 1 (0.035%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (2.45%) QA
2 7 (0.25%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.18%) GDPR
5 4 (0.14%) MiFID
5 4 (0.14%) PMO
6 3 (0.11%) COSHH
7 2 (0.071%) EMIR
7 2 (0.071%) GCP
8 1 (0.035%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 13 (0.46%) Hyper-V
1 13 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
1 13 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (0.35%) Docker
3 9 (0.32%) Firmware
4 2 (0.071%) HDFS
5 1 (0.035%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 121 (4.29%) Kibana
2 75 (2.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 75 (2.66%) WSUS
3 13 (0.46%) SCCM
3 13 (0.46%) vCenter Server
4 4 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.071%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.035%) Control-M
6 1 (0.035%) WMI
Vendors
1 836 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 104 (3.69%) Oracle
3 76 (2.69%) Xamarin
4 70 (2.48%) Facebook
4 70 (2.48%) Twitter
5 64 (2.27%) Google
6 21 (0.74%) Charles River
6 21 (0.74%) DevExpress
6 21 (0.74%) Telerik
7 17 (0.60%) Cadence
7 17 (0.60%) TOWER Software
8 15 (0.53%) Infragistics
8 15 (0.53%) TIBCO
9 14 (0.50%) VMware
10 11 (0.39%) SAP
11 7 (0.25%) Adobe
11 7 (0.25%) Bloomberg
11 7 (0.25%) Sitecore
11 7 (0.25%) Tableau
12 6 (0.21%) Atlassian