Period
to 21 April 2018

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

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 175 205
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30 -18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1,314 1,372 1,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.88% 2.00% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.63% 4.95% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,161 1,235 1,473
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00% +11.11%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 28,357 27,737 33,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.51% 40.44% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23,694 23,930 28,964
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,225 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in London

WPF
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WPF in London

WPF
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in London

WPF
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the London region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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
Central London +33 265 £55,000 -8.33% 20
North London +38 60 £42,500 -10.53% 2
West London +30 24 £55,000 +22.22% 26
South London -14 12 £42,500 -22.73% 5
East London -2 10 £50,000 -28.57% 2
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 London region with a requirement for WPF.

1 1,296 (98.63%) C#
2 1,087 (82.72%) .NET
3 911 (69.33%) SQL Server
4 866 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
5 768 (58.45%) WCF
6 636 (48.40%) TDD
7 626 (47.64%) Finance
8 596 (45.36%) ASP.NET
9 546 (41.55%) MVC
10 532 (40.49%) Scrum
11 525 (39.95%) NUnit
12 514 (39.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 474 (36.07%) SQL
14 473 (36.00%) Rhino Mocks
15 408 (31.05%) NHibernate
15 408 (31.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 383 (29.15%) WinForms
17 362 (27.55%) HTML
17 362 (27.55%) Web Application Development
18 359 (27.32%) Microsoft
19 358 (27.25%) MVVM
20 350 (26.64%) Kanban
21 335 (25.49%) JavaScript
22 330 (25.11%) Banking
23 324 (24.66%) OO
24 317 (24.12%) Windows
25 310 (23.59%) Castle Windsor
26 308 (23.44%) HTML5
27 304 (23.14%) Moq
28 291 (22.15%) SQL Server 2014

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 75 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 69 (5.25%) BizTalk Server
2 69 (5.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (0.76%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.38%) Apache
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.15%) CMS
7 2 (0.15%) IIS
7 2 (0.15%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.076%) Confluence
8 1 (0.076%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.076%) Mule
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.076%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.15%) RMDS
3 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 89 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.91%) GitHub
4 8 (0.61%) SaaS
5 7 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.82%) Broadband
2 23 (1.75%) Internet
3 6 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.38%) HTTP
5 2 (0.15%) DMZ
5 2 (0.15%) DNS
5 2 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 911 (69.33%) SQL Server
2 291 (22.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 129 (9.82%) SQL Server 2016
4 81 (6.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 50 (3.81%) Relational Database
8 47 (3.58%) Crystal Reports
8 47 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 28 (2.13%) Big Data
9 28 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 25 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (1.52%) SQLite
13 19 (1.45%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.14%) NoSQL
15 11 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (0.76%) MS Access
17 9 (0.68%) Power BI
18 6 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 525 (39.95%) NUnit
2 473 (36.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 304 (23.14%) Moq
4 223 (16.97%) Subversion
5 163 (12.40%) MSTest
6 79 (6.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 66 (5.02%) Visual Studio
8 36 (2.74%) TeamCity
9 32 (2.44%) Git (software)
10 31 (2.36%) Jenkins
10 31 (2.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 22 (1.67%) JIRA
12 17 (1.29%) FitNesse
13 13 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (0.68%) MSBuild
15 6 (0.46%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.46%) Selenium
16 5 (0.38%) Fiddler
16 5 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (0.38%) TestComplete
General
1 626 (47.64%) Finance
2 330 (25.11%) Banking
3 161 (12.25%) Investment Banking
4 151 (11.49%) Front Office
5 65 (4.95%) Games
6 63 (4.79%) Marketing
7 41 (3.12%) Retail
8 37 (2.82%) Telecoms
9 35 (2.66%) Music Industry
10 23 (1.75%) Back Office
11 18 (1.37%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.76%) Advertising
13 9 (0.68%) Law
13 9 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.61%) Legal
15 7 (0.53%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.23%) Automotive
17 2 (0.15%) Electronics
17 2 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1,217 (92.62%) Developer
2 966 (73.52%) C# Developer
3 653 (49.70%) .NET Developer
4 492 (37.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 359 (27.32%) WPF Developer
6 346 (26.33%) C# WPF Developer
7 223 (16.97%) ASP.NET Developer
8 217 (16.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 116 (8.83%) Senior Developer
10 102 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 102 (7.76%) WinForms Developer
11 88 (6.70%) Software Developer
12 87 (6.62%) Senior C# Developer
13 81 (6.16%) Agile .NET Developer
13 81 (6.16%) Agile Developer
14 76 (5.78%) Junior
15 74 (5.63%) Junior Developer
16 65 (4.95%) SQL Developer
17 58 (4.41%) Agile C# Developer
18 55 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,087 (82.72%) .NET
2 768 (58.45%) WCF
3 596 (45.36%) ASP.NET
4 514 (39.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 408 (31.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 408 (31.05%) NHibernate
6 383 (29.15%) WinForms
7 362 (27.55%) HTML
8 310 (23.59%) Castle Windsor
9 308 (23.44%) HTML5
10 269 (20.47%) .NET Framework
11 260 (19.79%) LINQ
12 257 (19.56%) CSS
13 202 (15.37%) Silverlight
14 195 (14.84%) Ajax
15 175 (13.32%) MonoRail
16 168 (12.79%) AngularJS
17 152 (11.57%) Unity DI Container
18 150 (11.42%) Ninject
18 150 (11.42%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 233 (17.73%) Greenfield Project
2 134 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 120 (9.13%) Hedge funds
4 111 (8.45%) Tandem
5 104 (7.91%) Client/Server
6 100 (7.61%) Equities
7 67 (5.10%) Fixed Income
8 56 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 53 (4.03%) Derivative
10 50 (3.81%) Social Network
11 47 (3.58%) Fintech
12 39 (2.97%) User Experience
13 35 (2.66%) Digital TV
14 23 (1.75%) OTC Derivatives
15 19 (1.45%) Algorithms
16 14 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (0.84%) Data Structures
17 11 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
18 10 (0.76%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 317 (24.12%) Windows
2 11 (0.84%) Linux
3 2 (0.15%) Unix
3 2 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (48.40%) TDD
3 546 (41.55%) MVC
4 532 (40.49%) Scrum
5 362 (27.55%) Web Application Development
6 358 (27.25%) MVVM
7 350 (26.64%) Kanban
8 324 (24.66%) OO
9 222 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
10 201 (15.30%) BDD
11 199 (15.14%) Dependency Injection
12 155 (11.80%) Inversion of Control
13 134 (10.20%) Multithreading
13 134 (10.20%) OOP
14 96 (7.31%) SDLC
15 94 (7.15%) Software Engineering
16 91 (6.93%) Asset Management
17 89 (6.77%) OOD
18 88 (6.70%) OOA/OOD
19 71 (5.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,296 (98.63%) C#
2 474 (36.07%) SQL
3 335 (25.49%) JavaScript
4 151 (11.49%) T-SQL
5 133 (10.12%) VB.NET
6 104 (7.91%) Java
7 70 (5.33%) VB
8 57 (4.34%) C++
9 47 (3.58%) Python
9 47 (3.58%) VBA
10 44 (3.35%) XAML
11 20 (1.52%) Scala
12 19 (1.45%) F#
13 18 (1.37%) MATLAB
14 17 (1.29%) TypeScript
15 13 (0.99%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.84%) C
16 11 (0.84%) PHP
17 10 (0.76%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 188 (14.31%) Degree
2 71 (5.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.46%) Postgraduate
4 6 (0.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.30%) MCSA
7 1 (0.076%) CFA
7 1 (0.076%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.076%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.076%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.27%) QA
2 4 (0.30%) MiFID
3 2 (0.15%) EMIR
System Software
1 8 (0.61%) HDFS
2 7 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (0.53%) Kibana
2 5 (0.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (0.38%) WSUS
3 4 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 359 (27.32%) Microsoft
2 49 (3.73%) Oracle
3 31 (2.36%) Charles River
4 29 (2.21%) Facebook
4 29 (2.21%) Twitter
5 22 (1.67%) Telerik
6 20 (1.52%) Cadence
7 14 (1.07%) DevExpress
8 11 (0.84%) TIBCO
9 7 (0.53%) Adobe
9 7 (0.53%) Tableau
10 6 (0.46%) Bloomberg
10 6 (0.46%) Google
11 5 (0.38%) Perforce
11 5 (0.38%) Sybase
12 4 (0.30%) Informatica
13 3 (0.23%) IBM
13 3 (0.23%) Lotus
13 3 (0.23%) TOWER Software
14 2 (0.15%) Sitecore