Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 321 250 203
Rank change year-on-year -71 -47 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1,225 2,127 2,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 1.40% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 3.50% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,102 1,846 2,723
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £90,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 47,960 60,853 68,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.85% 39.96% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40,074 50,691 57,198
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -83 457 £60,000 -11.11% 57
South East -65 336 £45,000 - 85
North of England -60 132 £42,500 -5.56% 50
Midlands +27 119 £45,000 +11.11% 35
South West +18 109 £42,500 +1.12% 24
North West -30 93 £41,634 -16.73% 29
East of England -30 80 £49,500 +10.00% 39
West Midlands +21 67 £45,000 +5.88% 17
East Midlands +2 52 £44,250 +10.63% 18
Yorkshire -45 35 £42,500 -5.56% 18
North East +17 4 £43,000 +14.67% 3
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 1,189 (97.06%) C#
2 966 (78.86%) .NET
3 612 (49.96%) SQL Server
4 495 (40.41%) SQL
5 482 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
6 421 (34.37%) ASP.NET
7 374 (30.53%) Software Engineering
8 369 (30.12%) JavaScript
9 364 (29.71%) Windows
10 361 (29.47%) MVC
11 357 (29.14%) WCF
12 327 (26.69%) WinForms
13 294 (24.00%) MVVM
14 276 (22.53%) Microsoft
15 252 (20.57%) AngularJS
16 249 (20.33%) TDD
17 247 (20.16%) Finance
18 246 (20.08%) .NET Framework
19 230 (18.78%) ASP.NET Web API
20 217 (17.71%) T-SQL
21 205 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
22 204 (16.65%) ASP.NET MVC
23 197 (16.08%) Degree
24 196 (16.00%) Git (software)
25 194 (15.84%) HTML
26 188 (15.35%) Scrum
27 179 (14.61%) C++
27 179 (14.61%) OO
28 175 (14.29%) CSS
29 172 (14.04%) Computer Science

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 55 (4.49%) IIS
2 24 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (0.90%) Confluence
5 6 (0.49%) ArcGIS
5 6 (0.49%) MTS
6 3 (0.24%) Apache
6 3 (0.24%) CMS
6 3 (0.24%) nginx
6 3 (0.24%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.082%) Mendix
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.082%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (0.24%) StreamServe
3 1 (0.082%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 170 (13.88%) Azure
2 49 (4.00%) AWS
3 15 (1.22%) SaaS
4 11 (0.90%) PaaS
4 11 (0.90%) Power Platform
5 7 (0.57%) NuGet
6 6 (0.49%) GCP
7 4 (0.33%) Office 365
8 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.24%) Tricentis Tosca
9 2 (0.16%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.16%) Serverless
9 2 (0.16%) Slack
9 2 (0.16%) Trello
10 1 (0.082%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (0.082%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.082%) GitHub
10 1 (0.082%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.12%) Broadband
2 11 (0.90%) Internet
3 7 (0.57%) Hyperconnected
3 7 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.41%) RS-232
4 5 (0.41%) RS-485
5 3 (0.24%) Intranet
6 2 (0.16%) RTP
7 1 (0.082%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.082%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.082%) HTTP
7 1 (0.082%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 612 (49.96%) SQL Server
2 142 (11.59%) SQL Server 2016
3 69 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 56 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (3.59%) NoSQL
7 34 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (2.53%) MySQL
8 31 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.96%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
11 21 (1.71%) SQLite
12 20 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
13 19 (1.55%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.31%) GIS
15 13 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.90%) Power BI
17 10 (0.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 196 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 137 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 129 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 74 (6.04%) JIRA
5 70 (5.71%) NUnit
6 53 (4.33%) TeamCity
7 47 (3.84%) Oracle Forms
8 43 (3.51%) Subversion
9 32 (2.61%) CruiseControl
10 29 (2.37%) MSTest
11 28 (2.29%) Bugzilla
11 28 (2.29%) Gemini Tracker
11 28 (2.29%) Hudson
11 28 (2.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 26 (2.12%) Jenkins
13 21 (1.71%) IBM UrbanCode
14 20 (1.63%) Moq
15 15 (1.22%) Bitbucket
16 14 (1.14%) SpecFlow
17 13 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 247 (20.16%) Finance
2 118 (9.63%) Banking
3 52 (4.24%) Front Office
4 45 (3.67%) Retail
5 27 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.71%) Marketing
7 18 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.14%) Games
9 12 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.73%) Back Office
11 9 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.57%) Electronics
13 4 (0.33%) Automotive
14 3 (0.24%) French Language
14 3 (0.24%) Law
14 3 (0.24%) Legal
15 2 (0.16%) Norwegian Language
15 2 (0.16%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 845 (68.98%) Developer
2 472 (38.53%) C# Developer
3 459 (37.47%) .NET Developer
4 284 (23.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 255 (20.82%) Software Engineer
6 168 (13.71%) Software Developer
7 156 (12.73%) WPF Developer
8 148 (12.08%) Senior Developer
9 143 (11.67%) C# WPF Developer
10 84 (6.86%) .NET Software Developer
11 77 (6.29%) Senior .NET Developer
12 76 (6.20%) C# Software Developer
13 75 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
14 74 (6.04%) C# Software Engineer
15 63 (5.14%) Junior
16 57 (4.65%) Graduate
16 57 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
17 43 (3.51%) Junior Developer
18 42 (3.43%) .NET Software Engineer
19 41 (3.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 966 (78.86%) .NET
2 421 (34.37%) ASP.NET
3 357 (29.14%) WCF
4 327 (26.69%) WinForms
5 252 (20.57%) AngularJS
6 246 (20.08%) .NET Framework
7 230 (18.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 204 (16.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 194 (15.84%) HTML
10 175 (14.29%) CSS
11 168 (13.71%) REST
12 157 (12.82%) .NET Core
13 144 (11.76%) XML
14 106 (8.65%) Entity Framework
15 99 (8.08%) React
16 98 (8.00%) RESTful
17 94 (7.67%) jQuery
18 88 (7.18%) LINQ
19 84 (6.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 82 (6.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 160 (13.06%) Greenfield Project
2 60 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (2.61%) Equities
5 23 (1.88%) Client/Server
5 23 (1.88%) User Experience
6 21 (1.71%) Robotics
7 20 (1.63%) Algorithms
7 20 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.55%) Hedge funds
9 17 (1.39%) Derivative
9 17 (1.39%) Driving Licence
10 16 (1.31%) EPoS
11 15 (1.22%) Fixed Income
12 14 (1.14%) NHS
13 10 (0.82%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.73%) OTC Derivatives
15 7 (0.57%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 364 (29.71%) Windows
2 28 (2.29%) Linux
3 27 (2.20%) Android
4 20 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.22%) Unix
5 15 (1.22%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.16%) Solaris
9 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (30.53%) Software Engineering
3 361 (29.47%) MVC
4 294 (24.00%) MVVM
5 249 (20.33%) TDD
6 205 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
7 188 (15.35%) Scrum
8 179 (14.61%) OO
9 172 (14.04%) Computer Science
10 155 (12.65%) Unit Testing
11 130 (10.61%) Kanban
12 116 (9.47%) Mentoring
13 115 (9.39%) Web Development
14 111 (9.06%) Dependency Injection
14 111 (9.06%) Test Automation
15 106 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
16 99 (8.08%) Web Application Development
17 93 (7.59%) BDD
18 91 (7.43%) SDLC
19 88 (7.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1,189 (97.06%) C#
2 495 (40.41%) SQL
3 369 (30.12%) JavaScript
4 217 (17.71%) T-SQL
5 179 (14.61%) C++
6 107 (8.73%) XAML
7 100 (8.16%) VB.NET
8 76 (6.20%) VB
9 73 (5.96%) Java
10 69 (5.63%) TypeScript
11 62 (5.06%) Python
12 50 (4.08%) Ruby
12 50 (4.08%) VBA
13 40 (3.27%) PL/SQL
14 35 (2.86%) VB6
15 23 (1.88%) C
16 18 (1.47%) PHP
17 17 (1.39%) C++/CLI
18 13 (1.06%) ES6
19 12 (0.98%) F#
Qualifications
1 197 (16.08%) Degree
2 127 (10.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (0.49%) HND
5 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.16%) HNC
6 2 (0.16%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.16%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.082%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.082%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.00%) QA
2 6 (0.49%) SLA
3 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.16%) GDPR
4 2 (0.16%) PMO
5 1 (0.082%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 47 (3.84%) Docker
2 21 (1.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.16%) Firmware
4 1 (0.082%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (1.71%) Tivoli
2 18 (1.47%) Kubernetes
3 13 (1.06%) Kibana
4 3 (0.24%) Ansible
4 3 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.24%) Grafana
5 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.16%) Rancher
6 1 (0.082%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.082%) Puppet
6 1 (0.082%) Terraform
6 1 (0.082%) WSUS
Vendors
1 276 (22.53%) Microsoft
2 91 (7.43%) Oracle
3 30 (2.45%) SAP
4 25 (2.04%) IBM
5 22 (1.80%) Xamarin
6 16 (1.31%) DevExpress
6 16 (1.31%) Telerik
7 13 (1.06%) Citrix
8 8 (0.65%) Perforce
9 6 (0.49%) ESRI
9 6 (0.49%) Mapbox
10 5 (0.41%) Autodesk
10 5 (0.41%) Tableau
10 5 (0.41%) TOWER Software
11 4 (0.33%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.33%) Google
12 3 (0.24%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.24%) Bloomberg
12 3 (0.24%) OpenText
12 3 (0.24%) Syncfusion