Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 179 210
Rank change year-on-year +10 +31 -99
Permanent jobs citing WPF 51 51 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.07% 1.01% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 2.51% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 50 48 47
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +46.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,800 2,034 2,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.60% 40.38% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,632 1,783 1,991
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £59,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Leeds

WPF
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF in Leeds.

Salary trend for WPF in Leeds

WPF
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WPF.

1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (86.27%) C#
3 39 (76.47%) SQL
4 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (66.67%) HTML
6 33 (64.71%) T-SQL
7 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
8 31 (60.78%) OO
8 31 (60.78%) WCF
9 30 (58.82%) RESTful
10 29 (56.86%) Software Engineering
10 29 (56.86%) XML
11 28 (54.90%) CSS
12 27 (52.94%) Silverlight
12 27 (52.94%) Scrum
13 26 (50.98%) Web Services
14 24 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET
15 23 (45.10%) C++
16 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
16 21 (41.18%) jQuery
17 20 (39.22%) MSTest
17 20 (39.22%) MVVM
17 20 (39.22%) Use Case
17 20 (39.22%) SOAP
17 20 (39.22%) XSLT
17 20 (39.22%) Java
17 20 (39.22%) PL/SQL
17 20 (39.22%) UML
17 20 (39.22%) Service Delivery

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (1.96%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) MSTest
1 20 (39.22%) NUnit
2 17 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (13.73%) SpecFlow
5 5 (9.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Software Engineer
2 25 (49.02%) .NET Software Engineer
2 25 (49.02%) C# Software Engineer
3 23 (45.10%) Developer
4 22 (43.14%) .NET Developer
5 11 (21.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (21.57%) C# Developer
6 9 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (15.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
8 6 (11.76%) C# WPF Developer
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (11.76%) WPF Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (66.67%) HTML
3 31 (60.78%) WCF
4 30 (58.82%) RESTful
5 29 (56.86%) XML
6 28 (54.90%) CSS
7 27 (52.94%) Silverlight
8 26 (50.98%) Web Services
9 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET
10 21 (41.18%) jQuery
11 20 (39.22%) LINQ
11 20 (39.22%) SOAP
11 20 (39.22%) WF
11 20 (39.22%) XSLT
12 16 (31.37%) REST
12 16 (31.37%) WinForms
13 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (13.73%) LLBLGen Pro
14 6 (11.76%) .NET Core
15 2 (3.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) NHS
2 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.88%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (60.78%) OO
3 29 (56.86%) Software Engineering
4 27 (52.94%) Scrum
5 24 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (39.22%) DSDM
6 20 (39.22%) MVVM
6 20 (39.22%) RUP
6 20 (39.22%) Service Delivery
6 20 (39.22%) UML
6 20 (39.22%) Use Case
7 10 (19.61%) Multithreading
8 9 (17.65%) Concurrent Programming
9 8 (15.69%) SDLC
10 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
12 5 (9.80%) Microservices
12 5 (9.80%) MVC
12 5 (9.80%) TDD
13 4 (7.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 44 (86.27%) C#
2 39 (76.47%) SQL
3 33 (64.71%) T-SQL
4 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
5 23 (45.10%) C++
6 20 (39.22%) Java
6 20 (39.22%) PL/SQL
7 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.96%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Xamarin