Period
to 21 May 2018

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 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 144 173
Rank change year-on-year +37 +29 -38
Permanent jobs citing WPF 46 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.82% 0.91% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.67% 2.52% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 27
Reading median annual salary £48,750 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.30% +34.38% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,625 £29,900
90th Percentile £63,125 £57,500 £53,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 985 914 1,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 38.89% 36.10% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 888 725 1,102
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for WPF.

1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (91.30%) .NET
3 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
4 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (58.70%) WCF
6 22 (47.83%) TDD
7 21 (45.65%) WinForms
8 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
9 17 (36.96%) HTML
9 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
10 16 (34.78%) MVC
11 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
12 14 (30.43%) Unit Testing
13 13 (28.26%) BDD
13 13 (28.26%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (28.26%) OO
14 12 (26.09%) Windows
14 12 (26.09%) SQL
14 12 (26.09%) Entity Framework
14 12 (26.09%) Web Application Development
15 11 (23.91%) MVVM
15 11 (23.91%) Node.js
15 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
15 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
15 11 (23.91%) RESTful
15 11 (23.91%) Code First Entity Framework
15 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2016

WPF
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (10.87%) Power BI
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.52%) NUnit
General
1 11 (23.91%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Games
3 3 (6.52%) Automotive
4 2 (4.35%) Finance
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Junior
6 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Team Leader
7 5 (10.87%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (8.70%) Junior C# Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Lead .NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Lead Software Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Mid-Level C# Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Principal Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Principal Software Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (91.30%) .NET
2 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
3 27 (58.70%) WCF
4 21 (45.65%) WinForms
5 17 (36.96%) HTML
6 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
7 12 (26.09%) Entity Framework
8 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (23.91%) Code First Entity Framework
8 11 (23.91%) Node.js
8 11 (23.91%) RESTful
9 10 (21.74%) SOAP
10 8 (17.39%) CSS
11 7 (15.22%) HTML5
12 6 (13.04%) jQuery
13 5 (10.87%) REST
13 5 (10.87%) Web Services
13 5 (10.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) TDD
3 16 (34.78%) MVC
4 14 (30.43%) Unit Testing
5 13 (28.26%) BDD
5 13 (28.26%) OO
6 12 (26.09%) Web Application Development
7 11 (23.91%) MVVM
7 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
8 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
9 9 (19.57%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (19.57%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (10.87%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) CRM
10 5 (10.87%) ERP
10 5 (10.87%) Scrum
11 4 (8.70%) Physics
11 4 (8.70%) Project Management
11 4 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) SQL
4 11 (23.91%) Ruby
5 9 (19.57%) XAML
6 8 (17.39%) C++
7 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.70%) C
8 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft