Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 161 184
Rank change year-on-year +33 +23 -25
Permanent jobs citing WPF 27 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.13% 0.97% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.38% 3.35% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 31
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,300 £32,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00% +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 799 1015 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.57% 28.98% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 678 870 1157
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,300
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (88.89%) .NET
3 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 15 (55.56%) WCF
5 14 (51.85%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (40.74%) WinForms
7 11 (40.74%) MVVM
8 10 (37.04%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
8 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 9 (33.33%) TDD
10 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (25.93%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (25.93%) HTML
11 7 (25.93%) CSS
11 7 (25.93%) OO
11 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (25.93%) RESTful
12 6 (22.22%) Android
12 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 6 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (22.22%) RedGate
12 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
12 6 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (22.22%) Android Studio

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (18.52%) DTS
4 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (22.22%) Android Studio
4 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.41%) NUnit
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) C# Developer
3 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# WPF Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Lead .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Lead Developer
4 7 (25.93%) WPF Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
5 5 (18.52%) Lead C# Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Junior
6 3 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) WCF
3 11 (40.74%) WinForms
4 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) RESTful
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 5 (18.52%) JSON
8 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) XML
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (7.41%) Code First Entity Framework
10 2 (7.41%) Node.js
10 2 (7.41%) REST
10 2 (7.41%) SOAP
11 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 5 (18.52%) PMI
4 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) MVVM
3 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
4 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (25.93%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (25.93%) OO
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
7 5 (18.52%) MVC
8 4 (14.81%) OOP
9 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
10 2 (7.41%) BDD
10 2 (7.41%) Change Management
10 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (7.41%) System Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
11 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) VB
5 4 (14.81%) XAML
6 3 (11.11%) C
6 3 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) RedGate
3 3 (11.11%) Xamarin