Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 317 225 199
Rank change year-on-year -92 -26 +6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1,332 2,564 3,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.00% 1.58% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 3.91% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,195 2,274 2,732
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £89,350 £85,000 £76,125
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 50,588 65,573 68,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.79% 40.49% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42,069 54,975 57,638
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 July 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 22 July 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 -69 568 £70,000 +16.67% 62
South East -86 346 £42,500 -5.56% 62
North of England -74 133 £45,000 - 57
East of England -20 102 £47,500 +2.15% 41
Midlands +2 96 £39,000 -8.24% 59
North West -22 95 £45,000 -5.26% 30
South West -61 87 £37,500 -10.78% 15
West Midlands +1 52 £36,500 -18.89% 38
East Midlands +17 44 £40,000 - 21
Yorkshire -38 35 £45,000 +5.88% 25
North East +9 3 £37,500 -11.76% 2
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1,310 (98.35%) C#
2 1,049 (78.75%) .NET
3 702 (52.70%) SQL Server
4 570 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
5 529 (39.71%) SQL
6 466 (34.98%) ASP.NET
7 433 (32.51%) WCF
8 409 (30.71%) Finance
9 404 (30.33%) MVC
10 367 (27.55%) MVVM
11 359 (26.95%) JavaScript
12 354 (26.58%) Software Engineering
13 334 (25.08%) Microsoft
14 310 (23.27%) Windows
15 282 (21.17%) TDD
16 278 (20.87%) Continuous Integration
17 277 (20.80%) AngularJS
18 272 (20.42%) ASP.NET MVC
19 270 (20.27%) Scrum
20 252 (18.92%) WinForms
21 248 (18.62%) Degree
22 247 (18.54%) .NET Framework
23 233 (17.49%) OO
24 219 (16.44%) HTML
25 208 (15.62%) C++
25 208 (15.62%) CSS
26 207 (15.54%) T-SQL
27 191 (14.34%) Computer Science
28 181 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
29 179 (13.44%) ASP.NET Web API

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 24 (1.80%) IIS
2 19 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.28%) Confluence
4 11 (0.83%) CMS
5 10 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.68%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.38%) nginx
7 5 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.30%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.15%) Mendix
9 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.075%) Apache
10 1 (0.075%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.075%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.23%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (0.23%) StreamServe
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.075%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 181 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.18%) SaaS
4 23 (1.73%) Power Platform
5 14 (1.05%) NuGet
6 7 (0.53%) Office 365
6 7 (0.53%) PaaS
7 5 (0.38%) GitHub
8 4 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.30%) Tricentis Tosca
9 3 (0.23%) Slack
10 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.15%) Trello
11 1 (0.075%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.075%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.075%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.075%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.075%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.075%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.10%) Broadband
2 22 (1.65%) Internet
3 5 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.23%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.23%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.23%) Intranet
5 2 (0.15%) DNS
5 2 (0.15%) HTTP
5 2 (0.15%) IMAP
5 2 (0.15%) SMTP
6 1 (0.075%) 5G
6 1 (0.075%) Hyperconnected
6 1 (0.075%) LTE
6 1 (0.075%) Modbus
6 1 (0.075%) RS-232
6 1 (0.075%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 702 (52.70%) SQL Server
2 143 (10.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 101 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 90 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 70 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 65 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 54 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
8 48 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (3.08%) NoSQL
10 29 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (2.03%) GIS
12 25 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (1.73%) Power BI
14 20 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (1.50%) MongoDB
14 20 (1.50%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (1.20%) MySQL
17 14 (1.05%) SQLite
18 13 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 173 (12.99%) Visual Studio
2 163 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 138 (10.36%) Git (software)
4 108 (8.11%) NUnit
5 63 (4.73%) JIRA
6 59 (4.43%) MSTest
7 50 (3.75%) TeamCity
8 40 (3.00%) Subversion
9 34 (2.55%) Jenkins
10 33 (2.48%) Hudson
10 33 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
11 25 (1.88%) Bugzilla
11 25 (1.88%) CruiseControl
11 25 (1.88%) Gemini Tracker
11 25 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 19 (1.43%) Bitbucket
13 16 (1.20%) Moq
14 14 (1.05%) Maven
15 12 (0.90%) IBM UrbanCode
16 9 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 409 (30.71%) Finance
2 145 (10.89%) Banking
3 39 (2.93%) Retail
4 36 (2.70%) Front Office
5 33 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.80%) Financial Institution
8 23 (1.73%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.05%) Games
10 13 (0.98%) Back Office
10 13 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.83%) Electronics
12 9 (0.68%) Law
13 8 (0.60%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.45%) Marketing
15 5 (0.38%) Legal
16 3 (0.23%) Automotive
17 1 (0.075%) French Language
17 1 (0.075%) Military
17 1 (0.075%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 926 (69.52%) Developer
2 590 (44.29%) C# Developer
3 467 (35.06%) .NET Developer
4 330 (24.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 241 (18.09%) Software Engineer
6 235 (17.64%) Software Developer
7 213 (15.99%) WPF Developer
8 190 (14.26%) C# WPF Developer
9 167 (12.54%) Senior Developer
10 131 (9.83%) C# Software Developer
11 103 (7.73%) .NET Software Developer
12 95 (7.13%) Senior .NET Developer
13 94 (7.06%) C# Software Engineer
14 86 (6.46%) Senior C# Developer
15 69 (5.18%) Graduate
16 63 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
17 57 (4.28%) Junior
18 56 (4.20%) ASP.NET Developer
19 53 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 53 (3.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,049 (78.75%) .NET
2 466 (34.98%) ASP.NET
3 433 (32.51%) WCF
4 277 (20.80%) AngularJS
5 272 (20.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 252 (18.92%) WinForms
7 247 (18.54%) .NET Framework
8 219 (16.44%) HTML
9 208 (15.62%) CSS
10 179 (13.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 135 (10.14%) XML
12 125 (9.38%) jQuery
13 122 (9.16%) REST
14 120 (9.01%) Entity Framework
15 114 (8.56%) Web Services
16 113 (8.48%) LINQ
17 108 (8.11%) HTML5
18 105 (7.88%) SOAP
19 102 (7.66%) RESTful
20 96 (7.21%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 161 (12.09%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (4.80%) Fixed Income
3 56 (4.20%) Hedge funds
4 55 (4.13%) Derivative
5 51 (3.83%) OTC Derivatives
6 49 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 47 (3.53%) Algorithms
8 35 (2.63%) User Experience
9 33 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
10 28 (2.10%) Equities
10 28 (2.10%) Mobile App
11 25 (1.88%) Credit Risk
11 25 (1.88%) Robotics
12 24 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 23 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (1.35%) Internet of Things
15 15 (1.13%) Client/Server
15 15 (1.13%) Driving Licence
16 13 (0.98%) Life Science
16 13 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 310 (23.27%) Windows
2 44 (3.30%) Android
3 35 (2.63%) Linux
4 28 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.05%) Unix
6 5 (0.38%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.23%) Solaris
8 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (30.33%) MVC
3 367 (27.55%) MVVM
4 354 (26.58%) Software Engineering
5 282 (21.17%) TDD
6 278 (20.87%) Continuous Integration
7 270 (20.27%) Scrum
8 233 (17.49%) OO
9 191 (14.34%) Computer Science
10 173 (12.99%) Unit Testing
11 145 (10.89%) Kanban
12 117 (8.78%) Dependency Injection
13 115 (8.63%) Mentoring
14 112 (8.41%) Web Development
15 111 (8.33%) SDLC
16 108 (8.11%) Web Application Development
17 102 (7.66%) Mathematics
18 100 (7.51%) Multithreading
19 95 (7.13%) Test Automation
20 87 (6.53%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,310 (98.35%) C#
2 529 (39.71%) SQL
3 359 (26.95%) JavaScript
4 208 (15.62%) C++
5 207 (15.54%) T-SQL
6 98 (7.36%) Java
7 81 (6.08%) XAML
8 73 (5.48%) Python
9 66 (4.95%) VB.NET
10 56 (4.20%) PL/SQL
11 53 (3.98%) VB
12 45 (3.38%) C
13 41 (3.08%) VBA
14 37 (2.78%) Ruby
15 33 (2.48%) VB6
16 27 (2.03%) TypeScript
17 16 (1.20%) PHP
18 13 (0.98%) F#
19 10 (0.75%) C++/CLI
20 9 (0.68%) VC++
Qualifications
1 248 (18.62%) Degree
2 124 (9.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (0.60%) HND
7 6 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.15%) HNC
10 1 (0.075%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.075%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.30%) QA
2 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.15%) PMO
5 1 (0.075%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.075%) MISRA
5 1 (0.075%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.075%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (2.10%) Docker
2 12 (0.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.075%) Firmware
3 1 (0.075%) GridGain
3 1 (0.075%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (1.13%) Kubernetes
2 12 (0.90%) Tivoli
3 10 (0.75%) Kibana
4 9 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.38%) Grafana
6 4 (0.30%) Rancher
6 4 (0.30%) Terraform
7 3 (0.23%) Ansible
8 2 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.075%) Puppet
Vendors
1 334 (25.08%) Microsoft
2 97 (7.28%) Oracle
3 55 (4.13%) Xamarin
4 45 (3.38%) DevExpress
5 28 (2.10%) SAP
6 18 (1.35%) IBM
7 16 (1.20%) Infragistics
8 9 (0.68%) Facebook
8 9 (0.68%) Twitter
9 8 (0.60%) Telerik
10 6 (0.45%) webMethods
11 5 (0.38%) Citrix
11 5 (0.38%) Google
11 5 (0.38%) Perforce
11 5 (0.38%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.30%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.30%) ESRI
12 4 (0.30%) Mapbox
12 4 (0.30%) Tableau
13 3 (0.23%) OpenText