The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 30 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.59% 0.65% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 1.96% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £30,000 £33,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.44% -6.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 84 51 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 44.44% 32.90% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 29
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing WPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Northern Ireland

WPF
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for WPF in Northern Ireland

WPF
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 3 £30,000 -
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for WPF.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 13 (59.09%) Silverlight
3 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
4 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) WinForms
7 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
7 7 (31.82%) MVVM
8 6 (27.27%) Sass
8 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 6 (27.27%) Entity Framework
8 6 (27.27%) Android
8 6 (27.27%) Mobile Development
8 6 (27.27%) Xamarin
8 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
8 6 (27.27%) Android Development
8 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
8 6 (27.27%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 5 (22.73%) MVC
9 5 (22.73%) WCF
9 5 (22.73%) jQuery

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Front Office
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Software Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Applications Developer
4 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Xamarin Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# WPF Developer
5 4 (18.18%) WPF Developer
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
2 13 (59.09%) Silverlight
3 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (31.82%) WinForms
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) Entity Framework
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) Sass
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET
7 3 (13.64%) LINQ
7 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Android
2 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) MVVM
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Android Development
2 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
2 6 (27.27%) Mobile Development
3 5 (22.73%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Xamarin