Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 190 158
Rank change year-on-year +10 -32 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 33 40 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.74% 0.81% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 2.05% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 78
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +25.00%

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 1,646 1,954 2,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.96% 39.46% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,412 1,688 1,752
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,950
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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) C#
3 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (78.79%) SQL
5 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
5 24 (72.73%) RESTful
6 23 (69.70%) OO
6 23 (69.70%) T-SQL
6 23 (69.70%) HTML
7 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (63.64%) WCF
8 21 (63.64%) Software Engineering
8 21 (63.64%) Scrum
8 21 (63.64%) Web Services
9 20 (60.61%) Finance
9 20 (60.61%) CSS
9 20 (60.61%) XML
9 20 (60.61%) Silverlight
10 19 (57.58%) LINQ
10 19 (57.58%) jQuery
10 19 (57.58%) MVVM
11 18 (54.55%) MSTest
11 18 (54.55%) Use Case
11 18 (54.55%) WF
11 18 (54.55%) NUnit
11 18 (54.55%) XSLT
11 18 (54.55%) Java
11 18 (54.55%) C++
11 18 (54.55%) PL/SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) MSTest
1 18 (54.55%) NUnit
2 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) .NET Software Engineer
1 21 (63.64%) C# Software Engineer
1 21 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Developer
3 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) C# Developer
5 7 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (12.12%) WPF Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 24 (72.73%) RESTful
3 23 (69.70%) HTML
4 21 (63.64%) WCF
4 21 (63.64%) Web Services
5 20 (60.61%) CSS
5 20 (60.61%) Silverlight
5 20 (60.61%) XML
6 19 (57.58%) jQuery
6 19 (57.58%) LINQ
7 18 (54.55%) SOAP
7 18 (54.55%) WF
7 18 (54.55%) XSLT
8 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (21.21%) WinForms
9 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (15.15%) REST
10 3 (9.09%) .NET Core
11 2 (6.06%) LLBLGen Pro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) OO
3 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (63.64%) Scrum
4 21 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 19 (57.58%) MVVM
6 18 (54.55%) DSDM
6 18 (54.55%) RUP
6 18 (54.55%) Service Delivery
6 18 (54.55%) UML
6 18 (54.55%) Use Case
7 10 (30.30%) MVC
8 5 (15.15%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
9 4 (12.12%) TDD
10 3 (9.09%) OOP
11 2 (6.06%) Microservices
11 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (6.06%) SDLC
11 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C#
2 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 26 (78.79%) SQL
4 23 (69.70%) T-SQL
5 18 (54.55%) C++
5 18 (54.55%) Java
5 18 (54.55%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) SAP