The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 94 131 113
Rank change year-on-year +37 -18  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.06% 0.77% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 2.45% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 38
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  

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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 509 611 626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 41.35% 31.40% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 394 560 536
Median salary £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

WPF
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WPF in Reading

WPF
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Reading over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Reading

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for WPF.

1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) C#
3 17 (77.27%) Visual Studio
4 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 10 (45.45%) SQL
7 10 (45.45%) Multithreading
8 9 (40.91%) WCF
9 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
9 8 (36.36%) LINQ
9 8 (36.36%) MVVM
9 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
9 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
9 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 8 (36.36%) OOD
10 7 (31.82%) Telerik
10 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (31.82%) MS Office
10 7 (31.82%) Web Services
10 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
10 7 (31.82%) DevExpress
10 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (31.82%) Social Media
11 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (27.27%) FitNesse
11 6 (27.27%) ATDD
11 6 (27.27%) SDLC
11 6 (27.27%) DCOM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) OLAP
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Visual Studio
2 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 6 (27.27%) FitNesse
4 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 11 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (40.91%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (36.36%) .NET Developer
5 8 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Developer
6 5 (22.73%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Graduate
6 5 (22.73%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Graduate C# Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Graduate C# Software Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 8 (36.36%) LINQ
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 6 (27.27%) DCOM
6 6 (27.27%) MAPI
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (22.73%) WinForms
8 4 (18.18%) Ajax
8 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Core
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (13.64%) WSE
9 3 (13.64%) XHTML
9 3 (13.64%) XSD
9 3 (13.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
1 7 (31.82%) Social Media
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 8 (36.36%) MVVM
3 8 (36.36%) OOD
3 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) ATDD
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
7 2 (9.09%) OOP
7 2 (9.09%) Stress Testing
7 2 (9.09%) System Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) TypeScript
6 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.64%) XPath
7 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) DevExpress
2 7 (31.82%) Telerik
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