Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 202 177
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 -17
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2975 3021 3985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.76% 1.69% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.38% 4.32% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2722 2726 3673
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 67849 69868 78664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.20% 39.13% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56867 61123 67881
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -8 1350 £55,000 -4.35% 73
South East +85 688 £45,000 - 44
North of England -47 398 £45,000 +5.88% 46
East of England +18 224 £50,000 +17.65% 14
North West -74 212 £50,000 +17.65% 19
Midlands -24 178 £40,000 - 27
Yorkshire -5 168 £45,000 +5.88% 22
South West +25 140 £41,377 -2.64% 12
West Midlands 0 116 £40,000 - 16
East Midlands -28 62 £37,500 -2.60% 11
North East +7 18 £30,000 -25.00% 5
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2907 (97.71%) C#
2 2524 (84.84%) .NET
3 1947 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1897 (63.76%) SQL Server
5 1536 (51.63%) WCF
6 1364 (45.85%) MVC
7 1359 (45.68%) ASP.NET
8 1249 (41.98%) TDD
9 1100 (36.97%) SQL
10 1061 (35.66%) Scrum
11 1046 (35.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 891 (29.95%) NUnit
13 866 (29.11%) Finance
14 864 (29.04%) JavaScript
15 859 (28.87%) Microsoft
16 763 (25.65%) WinForms
17 758 (25.48%) HTML
18 747 (25.11%) MVVM
19 697 (23.43%) Windows
20 686 (23.06%) .NET Framework
21 679 (22.82%) Kanban
22 655 (22.02%) OO
23 649 (21.82%) CSS
24 617 (20.74%) Rhino Mocks
25 581 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 579 (19.46%) Web Application Development
27 562 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
28 545 (18.32%) AngularJS
29 543 (18.25%) NHibernate
30 535 (17.98%) Software Engineering

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
1 152 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
2 136 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 105 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
4 100 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 30 (1.01%) IIS
6 19 (0.64%) CMS
7 16 (0.54%) Umbraco
8 13 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
9 10 (0.34%) Skype for Business
10 7 (0.24%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.24%) NServiceBus
11 6 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.17%) Apache
13 4 (0.13%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.13%) Commerce Server
13 4 (0.13%) Commerce Server 2007
14 3 (0.10%) DataSynapse
14 3 (0.10%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.067%) Mule
15 2 (0.067%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 54 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
3 7 (0.24%) RMDS
4 4 (0.13%) Front Arena
4 4 (0.13%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.10%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.10%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.067%) Tradar
7 1 (0.034%) FastStats
7 1 (0.034%) Magento
7 1 (0.034%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.034%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.034%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.034%) Summit
7 1 (0.034%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 333 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.01%) SaaS
4 23 (0.77%) GitHub
5 17 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.34%) npm
7 6 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.20%) Office 365
8 4 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.13%) Dropbox
8 4 (0.13%) Google Drive
8 4 (0.13%) Serverless
9 2 (0.067%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.067%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.067%) IaaS
9 2 (0.067%) PaaS
9 2 (0.067%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 106 (3.56%) Broadband
2 53 (1.78%) Internet
3 45 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.34%) Hyperconnected
5 9 (0.30%) HTTP
5 9 (0.30%) SMS
6 6 (0.20%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.10%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.10%) RS-232
7 3 (0.10%) Skype
7 3 (0.10%) SSL
8 2 (0.067%) SAN
8 2 (0.067%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.034%) Intranet
9 1 (0.034%) snoop
9 1 (0.034%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1897 (63.76%) SQL Server
2 509 (17.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 243 (8.17%) SQL Server 2016
4 174 (5.85%) MongoDB
5 156 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 136 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 115 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 76 (2.55%) MySQL
9 64 (2.15%) Relational Database
10 50 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 46 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 45 (1.51%) Big Data
13 34 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
14 31 (1.04%) RDBMS
15 28 (0.94%) Power BI
16 27 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (0.81%) Oracle Database
18 21 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
19 20 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 891 (29.95%) NUnit
2 617 (20.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 467 (15.70%) Moq
4 384 (12.91%) MSTest
5 341 (11.46%) Visual Studio
6 280 (9.41%) Subversion
7 279 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 216 (7.26%) TeamCity
9 117 (3.93%) Git (software)
10 53 (1.78%) Jenkins
11 52 (1.75%) JIRA
12 29 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
13 27 (0.91%) JUnit
14 24 (0.81%) Selenium
14 24 (0.81%) SpecFlow
15 23 (0.77%) WiX
16 20 (0.67%) FitNesse
16 20 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 20 (0.67%) T4 Templates
16 20 (0.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 866 (29.11%) Finance
2 299 (10.05%) Banking
3 160 (5.38%) Investment Banking
4 144 (4.84%) Games
5 132 (4.44%) Retail
6 128 (4.30%) Front Office
6 128 (4.30%) Telecoms
7 78 (2.62%) Marketing
8 53 (1.78%) Electronics
8 53 (1.78%) Music Industry
9 43 (1.45%) Back Office
10 41 (1.38%) Financial Institution
11 37 (1.24%) Advertising
12 34 (1.14%) Law
13 26 (0.87%) Legal
14 21 (0.71%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.27%) Automotive
17 4 (0.13%) Publishing
18 2 (0.067%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2521 (84.74%) Developer
2 1677 (56.37%) C# Developer
3 1537 (51.66%) .NET Developer
4 934 (31.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 532 (17.88%) WPF Developer
6 491 (16.50%) C# WPF Developer
7 448 (15.06%) Senior Developer
8 377 (12.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 365 (12.27%) Software Developer
10 359 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 305 (10.25%) Software Engineer
12 297 (9.98%) Senior C# Developer
13 254 (8.54%) C# Software Developer
14 230 (7.73%) Senior .NET Developer
15 224 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 213 (7.16%) SQL Developer
17 207 (6.96%) C# Software Engineer
18 180 (6.05%) .NET Software Developer
19 168 (5.65%) Agile Developer
20 160 (5.38%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2524 (84.84%) .NET
2 1536 (51.63%) WCF
3 1359 (45.68%) ASP.NET
4 1046 (35.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 763 (25.65%) WinForms
6 758 (25.48%) HTML
7 686 (23.06%) .NET Framework
8 649 (21.82%) CSS
9 581 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 545 (18.32%) AngularJS
11 543 (18.25%) NHibernate
12 506 (17.01%) LINQ
13 457 (15.36%) HTML5
14 421 (14.15%) Castle Windsor
15 383 (12.87%) Web Services
16 370 (12.44%) Entity Framework
17 359 (12.07%) jQuery
18 354 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
19 341 (11.46%) Ajax
20 334 (11.23%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 512 (17.21%) Greenfield Project
2 353 (11.87%) Computer Science
3 134 (4.50%) Hedge funds
4 129 (4.34%) Tandem
5 119 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 117 (3.93%) User Experience
7 104 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
8 94 (3.16%) Social Network
9 80 (2.69%) Equities
10 72 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
11 69 (2.32%) Fixed Income
12 49 (1.65%) Digital TV
13 48 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 47 (1.58%) Derivative
15 45 (1.51%) Algorithms
15 45 (1.51%) Mobile App
16 31 (1.04%) Music Streaming
17 21 (0.71%) Management Information System
18 20 (0.67%) Fintech
19 19 (0.64%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 697 (23.43%) Windows
2 41 (1.38%) Android
2 41 (1.38%) Apple iOS
3 19 (0.64%) Linux
4 9 (0.30%) Unix
5 5 (0.17%) Mac OS
5 5 (0.17%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.17%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (0.067%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.034%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.034%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.034%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1947 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1364 (45.85%) MVC
3 1249 (41.98%) TDD
4 1061 (35.66%) Scrum
5 747 (25.11%) MVVM
6 679 (22.82%) Kanban
7 655 (22.02%) OO
8 579 (19.46%) Web Application Development
9 562 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
10 535 (17.98%) Software Engineering
11 486 (16.34%) Dependency Injection
12 389 (13.08%) Multithreading
13 365 (12.27%) BDD
14 313 (10.52%) Inversion of Control
15 307 (10.32%) SDLC
16 262 (8.81%) Unit Testing
17 223 (7.50%) OOP
18 213 (7.16%) Web Development
19 189 (6.35%) SOLID
20 153 (5.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2907 (97.71%) C#
2 1100 (36.97%) SQL
3 864 (29.04%) JavaScript
4 432 (14.52%) T-SQL
5 269 (9.04%) VB.NET
6 264 (8.87%) C++
7 196 (6.59%) Java
8 148 (4.97%) F#
9 143 (4.81%) Ruby
10 128 (4.30%) VB
11 89 (2.99%) XAML
12 81 (2.72%) PL/SQL
13 62 (2.08%) Python
14 48 (1.61%) C
15 32 (1.08%) TypeScript
16 27 (0.91%) VBA
17 19 (0.64%) MATLAB
17 19 (0.64%) PHP
18 18 (0.61%) Scala
19 16 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 359 (12.07%) Degree
2 125 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.50%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.27%) MBA
7 8 (0.27%) MCSA
8 6 (0.20%) ISEB
9 5 (0.17%) PhD
10 4 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.13%) Chartered Engineer
10 4 (0.13%) MCSD
10 4 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.13%) PMP
11 3 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.10%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.10%) MCTS
11 3 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (2.45%) QA
2 10 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.27%) Basel III
4 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.10%) MiFID
5 3 (0.10%) TickIT
6 2 (0.067%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.034%) EMIR
7 1 (0.034%) GDPR
7 1 (0.034%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (0.94%) Docker
2 8 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.24%) HDFS
4 1 (0.034%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 142 (4.77%) Kibana
2 90 (3.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 90 (3.03%) WSUS
3 5 (0.17%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.067%) logstash
Vendors
1 859 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 76 (2.55%) Google
3 67 (2.25%) Oracle
4 64 (2.15%) Twitter
5 62 (2.08%) Facebook
6 56 (1.88%) Xamarin
7 20 (0.67%) Cadence
8 18 (0.61%) DevExpress
9 16 (0.54%) Telerik
10 14 (0.47%) Alias
10 14 (0.47%) TOWER Software
11 13 (0.44%) Charles River
12 11 (0.37%) TIBCO
13 10 (0.34%) Atlassian
13 10 (0.34%) SAP
14 8 (0.27%) RedGate
15 7 (0.24%) Solace
15 7 (0.24%) Sybase
16 6 (0.20%) IBM
16 6 (0.20%) Infragistics