Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 201 213
Rank change year-on-year -36 +12 -30
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1,078 1,335 1,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.52% 1.82% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 4.54% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1,183 1,281
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +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 28,895 29,379 33,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.77% 40.08% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23,616 24,342 29,602
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +1 206 £62,500 - 28
North London +27 30 £42,500 +21.43% 5
West London +11 20 £55,000 +22.22% 11
South London -10 20 £47,500 -13.64% 4
East London -3 9 £50,000 +11.11% 5
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 1,059 (98.24%) C#
2 833 (77.27%) .NET
3 702 (65.12%) SQL Server
4 622 (57.70%) Agile Software Development
5 558 (51.76%) Finance
6 541 (50.19%) WCF
7 455 (42.21%) TDD
8 426 (39.52%) SQL
9 373 (34.60%) ASP.NET
10 349 (32.37%) Scrum
11 319 (29.59%) MVVM
12 307 (28.48%) MVC
13 297 (27.55%) Microsoft
14 282 (26.16%) NUnit
15 276 (25.60%) WinForms
16 273 (25.32%) Banking
17 272 (25.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 239 (22.17%) Kanban
19 233 (21.61%) .NET Framework
20 230 (21.34%) HTML
21 217 (20.13%) SQL Server 2016
22 216 (20.04%) Rhino Mocks
23 214 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
24 206 (19.11%) JavaScript
25 203 (18.83%) Degree
26 197 (18.27%) OO
27 196 (18.18%) Web Application Development
27 196 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
28 192 (17.81%) HTML5
29 190 (17.63%) Windows

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 18 (1.67%) NServiceBus
2 17 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 16 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (1.48%) WebSphere
4 15 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (0.46%) CMS
5 5 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.093%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.093%) Confluence
6 1 (0.093%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.093%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.093%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (3.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.48%) Markit EDM
2 15 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) Endur
4 2 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 136 (12.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.67%) GitHub
4 9 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.65%) SaaS
6 3 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.28%) NuGet
7 2 (0.19%) PaaS
8 1 (0.093%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.97%) Broadband
2 6 (0.56%) HTTP
2 6 (0.56%) Internet
3 5 (0.46%) FTP
4 3 (0.28%) DMZ
4 3 (0.28%) DNS
4 3 (0.28%) Firewall
5 2 (0.19%) FIX Connectivity
5 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 702 (65.12%) SQL Server
2 217 (20.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 81 (7.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 66 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (3.53%) NoSQL
8 37 (3.43%) Relational Database
9 32 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 31 (2.88%) RDBMS
11 30 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
12 27 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (2.32%) MongoDB
14 23 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (1.95%) Big Data
16 17 (1.58%) SQLite
17 15 (1.39%) Power BI
18 13 (1.21%) Oracle Database
19 10 (0.93%) DB2
20 9 (0.83%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 282 (26.16%) NUnit
2 216 (20.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 161 (14.94%) Moq
4 90 (8.35%) MSTest
4 90 (8.35%) Subversion
5 83 (7.70%) TeamCity
6 70 (6.49%) Visual Studio
7 66 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 33 (3.06%) Git (software)
9 31 (2.88%) Visual Studio Team System
10 25 (2.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 24 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (1.58%) Jenkins
12 17 (1.58%) ReSharper
12 17 (1.58%) Selenium
13 16 (1.48%) Artifactory
13 16 (1.48%) Bitbucket
13 16 (1.48%) NCrunch
14 15 (1.39%) MSBuild
14 15 (1.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 558 (51.76%) Finance
2 273 (25.32%) Banking
3 152 (14.10%) Front Office
4 129 (11.97%) Investment Banking
5 51 (4.73%) Games
6 34 (3.15%) Back Office
7 32 (2.97%) Financial Institution
8 31 (2.88%) Telecoms
9 24 (2.23%) Marketing
9 24 (2.23%) Retail
10 16 (1.48%) Music Industry
11 9 (0.83%) Advertising
12 5 (0.46%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.28%) Automotive
13 3 (0.28%) Legal
14 2 (0.19%) Electronics
14 2 (0.19%) Law
14 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 964 (89.42%) Developer
2 783 (72.63%) C# Developer
3 448 (41.56%) .NET Developer
4 337 (31.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 316 (29.31%) WPF Developer
6 308 (28.57%) C# WPF Developer
7 152 (14.10%) Senior Developer
8 125 (11.60%) Senior C# Developer
9 90 (8.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 89 (8.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 68 (6.31%) SQL Developer
12 67 (6.22%) Software Developer
13 62 (5.75%) WinForms Developer
14 53 (4.92%) Senior .NET Developer
15 49 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
16 47 (4.36%) Software Engineer
17 44 (4.08%) Junior
18 43 (3.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 42 (3.90%) Junior Developer
20 41 (3.80%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 833 (77.27%) .NET
2 541 (50.19%) WCF
3 373 (34.60%) ASP.NET
4 276 (25.60%) WinForms
5 272 (25.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 233 (21.61%) .NET Framework
7 230 (21.34%) HTML
8 192 (17.81%) HTML5
9 174 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 174 (16.14%) NHibernate
10 166 (15.40%) AngularJS
11 138 (12.80%) CSS
12 130 (12.06%) Castle Windsor
13 125 (11.60%) LINQ
14 122 (11.32%) Entity Framework
15 117 (10.85%) ASP.NET Web API
16 84 (7.79%) Ninject
16 84 (7.79%) Unity DI Container
17 82 (7.61%) React
17 82 (7.61%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 196 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 130 (12.06%) Computer Science
3 110 (10.20%) Hedge funds
4 106 (9.83%) Equities
5 80 (7.42%) Fixed Income
6 73 (6.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 68 (6.31%) Derivative
8 66 (6.12%) Tandem
9 61 (5.66%) User Experience
10 50 (4.64%) Client/Server
11 42 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
12 33 (3.06%) Social Network
13 31 (2.88%) Fintech
14 25 (2.32%) OTC Derivatives
15 23 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (1.86%) Equity Derivative
17 18 (1.67%) Algorithms
18 16 (1.48%) Digital TV
19 15 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
20 10 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 190 (17.63%) Windows
2 11 (1.02%) Linux
3 2 (0.19%) Unix
4 1 (0.093%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (57.70%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (42.21%) TDD
3 349 (32.37%) Scrum
4 319 (29.59%) MVVM
5 307 (28.48%) MVC
6 239 (22.17%) Kanban
7 214 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
8 197 (18.27%) OO
9 196 (18.18%) Web Application Development
10 179 (16.60%) Dependency Injection
11 155 (14.38%) Multithreading
12 139 (12.89%) BDD
13 111 (10.30%) SDLC
14 103 (9.55%) Asset Management
15 101 (9.37%) Software Engineering
16 84 (7.79%) Inversion of Control
17 76 (7.05%) Problem-Solving
18 67 (6.22%) Mathematics
19 63 (5.84%) OOP
20 62 (5.75%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1,059 (98.24%) C#
2 426 (39.52%) SQL
3 206 (19.11%) JavaScript
4 116 (10.76%) T-SQL
5 78 (7.24%) Java
6 53 (4.92%) Python
7 52 (4.82%) VB.NET
8 42 (3.90%) VBA
9 32 (2.97%) C++
10 30 (2.78%) Ruby
10 30 (2.78%) XAML
11 28 (2.60%) F#
12 27 (2.50%) PowerShell
12 27 (2.50%) VB
13 20 (1.86%) MATLAB
14 11 (1.02%) Delphi
15 10 (0.93%) C
16 9 (0.83%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.83%) Scala
16 9 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 203 (18.83%) Degree
2 51 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 8 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (0.65%) Postgraduate
5 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.97%) QA
2 2 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (1.39%) Kibana
2 3 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.093%) Control-M
Vendors
1 297 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 70 (6.49%) Oracle
3 27 (2.50%) Facebook
3 27 (2.50%) Twitter
4 25 (2.32%) DevExpress
5 20 (1.86%) Telerik
6 18 (1.67%) Google
7 15 (1.39%) TIBCO
8 14 (1.30%) SAP
9 11 (1.02%) Charles River
10 8 (0.74%) IBM
10 8 (0.74%) Tableau
11 6 (0.56%) Cadence
11 6 (0.56%) Informatica
12 5 (0.46%) Adobe
12 5 (0.46%) Bloomberg
13 4 (0.37%) Splunk
13 4 (0.37%) Sybase
14 3 (0.28%) AppDynamics
14 3 (0.28%) Infragistics