Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 134 154
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20 +13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 14 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.62% 0.86% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 2.63% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 31
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +37.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £37,100 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,875 £62,500 £47,500
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -22.73% +29.41% -15.00%

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 891 761 1,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 39.69% 32.89% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 791 651 921
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 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 Reading region with a requirement for WPF.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 10 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 10 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) Web Development
6 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Physics
6 5 (35.71%) WCF
6 5 (35.71%) WF
6 5 (35.71%) LINQ
6 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
6 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (35.71%) IT Strategy
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Thinking
6 5 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (35.71%) Firmware

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Development Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 10 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
5 5 (35.71%) LINQ
5 5 (35.71%) WCF
5 5 (35.71%) WF
6 3 (21.43%) WinForms
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) SOAP
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Thinking
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) IT Strategy
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) OOD
3 5 (35.71%) Physics
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft