Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 143 201
Rank change year-on-year +6 +58 -62
Permanent jobs citing WPF 94 68 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.67% 1.33% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.30% 3.51% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 20
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £30,675
90th Percentile £51,750 £56,500 £45,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year - +4.97% +0.56%

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2185 1936 2295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.73% 37.80% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1228 1447
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,750 £59,750 £56,850
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Scotland

WPF
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for WPF in Scotland

WPF
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Scotland

WPF
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +18 49 £32,000 -14.67% 1
Glasgow -22 28 £43,000 +7.50%
West Lothian - 7 £33,500 - 2
Fife - 6 £40,000 -
Midlothian -1 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Renfrewshire - 1 £27,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £35,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WPF.

1 91 (96.81%) C#
2 88 (93.62%) .NET
3 57 (60.64%) Visual Studio
4 35 (37.23%) .NET Framework
5 30 (31.91%) SQL
6 28 (29.79%) Windows
6 28 (29.79%) Degree
6 28 (29.79%) Software Engineering
7 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET
7 27 (28.72%) MVC
7 27 (28.72%) Entity Framework
8 26 (27.66%) SOA
9 25 (26.60%) C++
10 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
11 22 (23.40%) HTML
11 22 (23.40%) CSS
12 21 (22.34%) SQL Server
12 21 (22.34%) MVVM
13 20 (21.28%) OO
13 20 (21.28%) RESTful
14 19 (20.21%) Java
15 18 (19.15%) GIS
15 18 (19.15%) Unit Testing
16 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (18.09%) Visualisation
16 17 (18.09%) Git (software)
16 17 (18.09%) Finance
16 17 (18.09%) HTML5
17 16 (17.02%) Big Data
17 16 (17.02%) Numerate Degree

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) IIS
3 2 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
4 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.06%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.15%) GIS
3 16 (17.02%) Big Data
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (60.64%) Visual Studio
2 17 (18.09%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.02%) NetBeans
4 6 (6.38%) MSBuild
5 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.06%) FinalBuilder
7 1 (1.06%) JIRA
7 1 (1.06%) Subversion
7 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Financial Institution
3 10 (10.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Electronics
4 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (72.34%) Developer
2 32 (34.04%) .NET Developer
2 32 (34.04%) C# Developer
3 24 (25.53%) Software Engineer
4 20 (21.28%) C# Software Engineer
5 19 (20.21%) Software Developer
6 16 (17.02%) Java Engineer
6 16 (17.02%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (9.57%) WPF Developer
9 4 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Graduate
9 4 (4.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (3.19%) C# WPF Developer
10 3 (3.19%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.13%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (93.62%) .NET
2 35 (37.23%) .NET Framework
3 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET
3 27 (28.72%) Entity Framework
4 22 (23.40%) CSS
4 22 (23.40%) HTML
5 20 (21.28%) RESTful
6 17 (18.09%) HTML5
7 16 (17.02%) SOAP
7 16 (17.02%) Swing
8 11 (11.70%) CSS3
9 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (9.57%) jQuery
10 8 (8.51%) WCF
11 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.32%) WinForms
12 3 (3.19%) LINQ
13 2 (2.13%) Node.js
13 2 (2.13%) React
14 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
1 16 (17.02%) Robotics
2 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.19%) User Experience
4 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.06%) Life Science
5 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.79%) Windows
2 4 (4.26%) Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) Software Engineering
2 27 (28.72%) MVC
3 26 (27.66%) SOA
4 21 (22.34%) MVVM
5 20 (21.28%) OO
6 18 (19.15%) Unit Testing
7 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (18.09%) Visualisation
8 16 (17.02%) Innovative Thinking
8 16 (17.02%) Software Testing
9 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.70%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.70%) SDLC
9 11 (11.70%) SOLID
10 10 (10.64%) Cash Management
11 5 (5.32%) TDD
12 4 (4.26%) OOD
13 3 (3.19%) Forensic Analysis
13 3 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
14 2 (2.13%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (96.81%) C#
2 30 (31.91%) SQL
3 25 (26.60%) C++
4 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
5 19 (20.21%) Java
6 8 (8.51%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.51%) XAML
7 6 (6.38%) Delphi
8 5 (5.32%) C
8 5 (5.32%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.26%) Python
9 4 (4.26%) VB
10 3 (3.19%) VB6
11 1 (1.06%) Julia
11 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (29.79%) Degree
2 16 (17.02%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle
2 3 (3.19%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.13%) Adobe
3 2 (2.13%) SunGard
4 1 (1.06%) ESRI