Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 205 207
Rank change year-on-year -63 +2 -49
Permanent jobs citing WPF 860 1,313 1,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.27% 1.77% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 4.53% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 708 1,161 1,211
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 27,697 29,004 31,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.03% 39.09% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22,634 23,457 27,368
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -16 183 £67,500 +14.89% 25
North London +15 17 £40,000 -60.00% 5
South London 0 17 £47,500 -13.64% 2
West London +9 6 £56,500 +7.62% 17
East London -37 3 £65,000 +27.45% 1
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 840 (97.67%) C#
2 632 (73.49%) .NET
3 592 (68.84%) SQL Server
4 480 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
5 431 (50.12%) Finance
6 362 (42.09%) WCF
7 338 (39.30%) TDD
8 333 (38.72%) SQL
9 296 (34.42%) MVVM
10 260 (30.23%) ASP.NET
11 237 (27.56%) SQL Server 2016
12 224 (26.05%) Scrum
13 220 (25.58%) Microsoft
13 220 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
14 213 (24.77%) MVC
15 209 (24.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 190 (22.09%) .NET Framework
17 182 (21.16%) HTML
18 180 (20.93%) Degree
19 175 (20.35%) Dependency Injection
20 174 (20.23%) ASP.NET MVC
21 171 (19.88%) AngularJS
22 169 (19.65%) Kanban
23 168 (19.53%) Multithreading
24 167 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
25 166 (19.30%) Entity Framework
26 163 (18.95%) Greenfield Project
27 161 (18.72%) JavaScript
28 157 (18.26%) Banking
29 141 (16.40%) WinForms

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 34 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (2.33%) NServiceBus
3 18 (2.09%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.05%) CMS
5 8 (0.93%) IIS
6 5 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.12%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.12%) MTS
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
2 24 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (1.86%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.35%) Endur
3 2 (0.23%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.23%) RMDS
3 2 (0.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 167 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.40%) GitHub
5 5 (0.58%) NuGet
6 3 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.35%) PaaS
7 2 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.23%) Office 365
7 2 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.12%) npm
8 1 (0.12%) SaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.02%) Broadband
2 9 (1.05%) HTTP
3 5 (0.58%) FTP
4 2 (0.23%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (0.12%) DMZ
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) Firewall
5 1 (0.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 592 (68.84%) SQL Server
2 237 (27.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 74 (8.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 68 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 68 (7.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 56 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (4.42%) Oracle Database
7 38 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (4.19%) MongoDB
9 28 (3.26%) Couchbase
10 18 (2.09%) Relational Database
11 16 (1.86%) MS Access
11 16 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.74%) RDBMS
13 14 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (1.40%) Power BI
15 11 (1.28%) Big Data
16 8 (0.93%) DB2
17 5 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 94 (10.93%) TeamCity
2 89 (10.35%) NUnit
3 68 (7.91%) Visual Studio
4 59 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 57 (6.63%) Git (software)
6 39 (4.53%) Oracle Forms
7 33 (3.84%) MSTest
8 31 (3.60%) Moq
8 31 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 29 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
10 22 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
11 20 (2.33%) Bitbucket
11 20 (2.33%) ReSharper
12 19 (2.21%) Jenkins
12 19 (2.21%) SpecFlow
13 18 (2.09%) Artifactory
13 18 (2.09%) NCrunch
14 16 (1.86%) Jasmine
15 15 (1.74%) Selenium
16 11 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 431 (50.12%) Finance
2 157 (18.26%) Banking
3 136 (15.81%) Front Office
4 64 (7.44%) Investment Banking
5 39 (4.53%) Games
6 27 (3.14%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.79%) Financial Institution
8 20 (2.33%) Back Office
9 13 (1.51%) Retail
10 4 (0.47%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.47%) Legal
11 2 (0.23%) Automotive
11 2 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.12%) Advertising
12 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 727 (84.53%) Developer
2 564 (65.58%) C# Developer
3 353 (41.05%) .NET Developer
4 291 (33.84%) WPF Developer
5 268 (31.16%) C# WPF Developer
6 255 (29.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 160 (18.60%) Senior Developer
8 100 (11.63%) Senior C# Developer
9 68 (7.91%) Senior .NET Developer
10 61 (7.09%) SQL Developer
11 56 (6.51%) Lead Developer
12 47 (5.47%) Software Engineer
13 44 (5.12%) Technical Leader
14 39 (4.53%) Architect
14 39 (4.53%) Lead Architect
15 37 (4.30%) Software Developer
16 35 (4.07%) Lead C# Developer
16 35 (4.07%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 27 (3.14%) Full Stack Developer
17 27 (3.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 632 (73.49%) .NET
2 362 (42.09%) WCF
3 260 (30.23%) ASP.NET
4 209 (24.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 190 (22.09%) .NET Framework
6 182 (21.16%) HTML
7 174 (20.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 171 (19.88%) AngularJS
9 166 (19.30%) Entity Framework
10 141 (16.40%) WinForms
11 139 (16.16%) HTML5
12 92 (10.70%) RESTful
13 88 (10.23%) CSS
14 85 (9.88%) React
15 82 (9.53%) REST
16 64 (7.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 63 (7.33%) ASP.NET Core
17 63 (7.33%) jQuery
18 62 (7.21%) KnockoutJS
19 56 (6.51%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 163 (18.95%) Greenfield Project
2 106 (12.33%) Fixed Income
3 98 (11.40%) Equities
4 86 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 85 (9.88%) Computer Science
6 64 (7.44%) Derivative
6 64 (7.44%) Hedge funds
7 60 (6.98%) User Experience
8 37 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (3.60%) OTC Derivatives
10 28 (3.26%) Tandem
11 27 (3.14%) Social Network
12 18 (2.09%) Algorithms
13 17 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (1.86%) Data Structures
15 15 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
15 15 (1.74%) Reinsurance
16 13 (1.51%) iSeries
17 11 (1.28%) Mainframe
17 11 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 113 (13.14%) Windows
2 7 (0.81%) Linux
2 7 (0.81%) Unix
3 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (39.30%) TDD
3 296 (34.42%) MVVM
4 224 (26.05%) Scrum
5 220 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
6 213 (24.77%) MVC
7 175 (20.35%) Dependency Injection
8 169 (19.65%) Kanban
9 168 (19.53%) Multithreading
10 129 (15.00%) Asset Management
11 108 (12.56%) BDD
11 108 (12.56%) Web Application Development
12 105 (12.21%) OO
13 98 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
14 89 (10.35%) SDLC
15 72 (8.37%) Microservices
16 71 (8.26%) Mathematics
16 71 (8.26%) Software Engineering
17 64 (7.44%) Test Automation
18 63 (7.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 840 (97.67%) C#
2 333 (38.72%) SQL
3 161 (18.72%) JavaScript
4 94 (10.93%) T-SQL
5 53 (6.16%) Ruby
6 44 (5.12%) Java
7 37 (4.30%) Python
8 34 (3.95%) F#
9 28 (3.26%) PowerShell
10 18 (2.09%) VB.NET
11 14 (1.63%) VBA
12 12 (1.40%) C++
13 11 (1.28%) XAML
14 7 (0.81%) Delphi
14 7 (0.81%) ES6
14 7 (0.81%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.81%) VB
15 6 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.70%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 180 (20.93%) Degree
2 24 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.58%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.51%) QA
2 5 (0.58%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (3.02%) Kibana
2 3 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 220 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 96 (11.16%) Oracle
3 31 (3.60%) Google
4 29 (3.37%) DevExpress
5 27 (3.14%) Facebook
5 27 (3.14%) SAP
5 27 (3.14%) Twitter
6 18 (2.09%) Tableau
7 13 (1.51%) IBM
7 13 (1.51%) TIBCO
8 9 (1.05%) Charles River
9 4 (0.47%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.47%) Informatica
9 4 (0.47%) Splunk
9 4 (0.47%) Telerik
10 3 (0.35%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.35%) Sybase
11 2 (0.23%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.23%) Lotus
11 2 (0.23%) Red Hat