Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 124 152
Rank change year-on-year -18 +28 -41
Permanent jobs citing WPF 75 119 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.53% 2.19% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 6.21% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 67 110 67
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -18.18% +37.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,125 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +21.62% -7.50%

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 1760 1916 3038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.96% 35.24% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1720 2467
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,504 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WPF.

1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (98.67%) C#
3 60 (80.00%) SQL
4 47 (62.67%) WCF
5 43 (57.33%) ASP.NET
6 41 (54.67%) Software Engineering
7 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (50.67%) C++
9 34 (45.33%) XML
10 30 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 30 (40.00%) Scrum
11 29 (38.67%) T-SQL
12 28 (37.33%) Silverlight
13 27 (36.00%) HTML
13 27 (36.00%) Web Services
13 27 (36.00%) OO
14 26 (34.67%) Java
15 25 (33.33%) NUnit
15 25 (33.33%) Finance
15 25 (33.33%) CSS
15 25 (33.33%) UML
15 25 (33.33%) LINQ
15 25 (33.33%) jQuery
15 25 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (33.33%) RESTful
15 25 (33.33%) MSTest
16 24 (32.00%) MVVM
16 24 (32.00%) Use Case
16 24 (32.00%) WF
16 24 (32.00%) XSLT

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 (1.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) MSTest
1 25 (33.33%) NUnit
2 17 (22.67%) Visual Studio
3 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (10.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Electronics
2 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Software Engineer
2 26 (34.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 25 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 23 (30.67%) Developer
5 12 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (14.67%) .NET Developer
6 11 (14.67%) Development Manager
6 11 (14.67%) Senior Developer
7 10 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (9.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (9.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 6 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (6.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 5 (6.67%) Senior VB.NET Developer
12 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
13 2 (2.67%) Angular Developer
13 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 2 (2.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (62.67%) WCF
3 43 (57.33%) ASP.NET
4 34 (45.33%) XML
5 28 (37.33%) Silverlight
6 27 (36.00%) HTML
6 27 (36.00%) Web Services
7 25 (33.33%) CSS
7 25 (33.33%) jQuery
7 25 (33.33%) LINQ
7 25 (33.33%) RESTful
8 24 (32.00%) SOAP
8 24 (32.00%) WF
8 24 (32.00%) XSLT
9 21 (28.00%) WinForms
10 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
11 14 (18.67%) REST
12 6 (8.00%) JSON
13 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Digital TV
2 8 (10.67%) NHS
2 8 (10.67%) User Experience
3 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) Software Engineering
2 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.00%) Scrum
4 27 (36.00%) OO
5 25 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (33.33%) UML
6 24 (32.00%) DSDM
6 24 (32.00%) MVVM
6 24 (32.00%) RUP
6 24 (32.00%) Service Delivery
6 24 (32.00%) Use Case
7 18 (24.00%) MVC
8 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.33%) TDD
11 3 (4.00%) BDD
12 2 (2.67%) SDLC
12 2 (2.67%) SOA
12 2 (2.67%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (98.67%) C#
2 60 (80.00%) SQL
3 38 (50.67%) C++
4 30 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 29 (38.67%) T-SQL
6 26 (34.67%) Java
7 24 (32.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (8.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.67%) X++
10 1 (1.33%) Python
10 1 (1.33%) VB
10 1 (1.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) DevExpress