Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 232 193
Rank change year-on-year +85 -39 +11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 688 493 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.23% 1.41% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.30% 3.68% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 656 446 764
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12989 13392 16501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.11% 38.31% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11300 11780 14285
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in the South East

WPF
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WPF in the South East

WPF
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in the South East

WPF
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +19 190 £45,000 +4.65% 11
Hampshire +56 162 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Surrey +61 126 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Buckinghamshire +45 114 £47,500 +5.56% 5
West Sussex +41 71 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Kent +33 65 £43,750 -7.89% 5
East Sussex +26 63 £40,000 -7.51% 6
Oxfordshire -10 39 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Berkshire -12 37 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Home Counties - 8 £43,500 -
Sussex - 2 - - 3
Middlesex +5 1 £77,500 +47.62%
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for WPF.

1 688 (100.00%) C#
2 556 (80.81%) .NET
3 442 (64.24%) SQL Server
4 415 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
5 296 (43.02%) WCF
6 274 (39.83%) SQL
7 271 (39.39%) TDD
8 239 (34.74%) ASP.NET
9 236 (34.30%) Microsoft
10 233 (33.87%) MVC
11 206 (29.94%) Scrum
12 191 (27.76%) MVVM
13 188 (27.33%) .NET Framework
14 186 (27.03%) WinForms
15 167 (24.27%) JavaScript
16 158 (22.97%) OO
17 157 (22.82%) Windows
18 155 (22.53%) Continuous Integration
19 150 (21.80%) ASP.NET MVC
20 145 (21.08%) Software Engineering
21 140 (20.35%) Dependency Injection
22 136 (19.77%) Kanban
23 131 (19.04%) AngularJS
24 129 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
25 122 (17.73%) Visual Studio
26 119 (17.30%) CSS
26 119 (17.30%) NUnit
27 112 (16.28%) T-SQL
28 108 (15.70%) ASP.NET Web API
29 102 (14.83%) HTML

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 36 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (3.05%) IIS
3 10 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.87%) CMS
5 5 (0.73%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.58%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.58%) Commerce Server
6 4 (0.58%) Commerce Server 2007
7 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.29%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 87 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.96%) Broadband
2 38 (5.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.58%) HTTP
4 3 (0.44%) Internet
5 2 (0.29%) SMS
5 2 (0.29%) SSL
6 1 (0.15%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 442 (64.24%) SQL Server
2 101 (14.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 51 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (5.96%) MongoDB
4 41 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (4.80%) SQL Server 2014
6 23 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (2.18%) Relational Database
8 11 (1.60%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.31%) MySQL
9 9 (1.31%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.16%) OLAP
10 8 (1.16%) OLTP
10 8 (1.16%) Power BI
10 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.87%) Big Data
13 5 (0.73%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 122 (17.73%) Visual Studio
2 119 (17.30%) NUnit
3 98 (14.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 74 (10.76%) MSTest
5 67 (9.74%) Moq
6 64 (9.30%) Rhino Mocks
7 48 (6.98%) TeamCity
8 34 (4.94%) Git (software)
9 20 (2.91%) T4 Templates
9 20 (2.91%) WiX
10 15 (2.18%) Subversion
11 12 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.31%) JIRA
13 8 (1.16%) MSBuild
13 8 (1.16%) ReSharper
13 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.87%) Android Studio
15 4 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.58%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 95 (13.81%) Finance
2 60 (8.72%) Retail
3 41 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.49%) Games
5 23 (3.34%) Back Office
6 20 (2.91%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.60%) Advertising
8 10 (1.45%) Marketing
8 10 (1.45%) Music Industry
9 9 (1.31%) Law
10 4 (0.58%) Legal
10 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.44%) Automotive
11 3 (0.44%) Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 547 (79.51%) Developer
2 344 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 311 (45.20%) C# Developer
4 170 (24.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 141 (20.49%) Software Developer
6 131 (19.04%) Senior Developer
7 107 (15.55%) Software Engineer
8 102 (14.83%) C# Software Developer
9 86 (12.50%) WPF Developer
10 76 (11.05%) Senior C# Developer
11 75 (10.90%) C# WPF Developer
12 74 (10.76%) SQL Developer
13 72 (10.47%) Senior .NET Developer
14 65 (9.45%) .NET Software Developer
15 63 (9.16%) C# Software Engineer
16 58 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
17 56 (8.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 55 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 55 (7.99%) Senior Software Developer
19 53 (7.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 556 (80.81%) .NET
2 296 (43.02%) WCF
3 239 (34.74%) ASP.NET
4 188 (27.33%) .NET Framework
5 186 (27.03%) WinForms
6 150 (21.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 131 (19.04%) AngularJS
8 119 (17.30%) CSS
9 108 (15.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 102 (14.83%) HTML
11 97 (14.10%) Entity Framework
12 89 (12.94%) Ninject
13 86 (12.50%) Spring.NET
14 79 (11.48%) Unity DI Container
14 79 (11.48%) XML
15 76 (11.05%) LINQ
15 76 (11.05%) Web Services
16 71 (10.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 63 (9.16%) Castle Windsor
18 60 (8.72%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 129 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
2 51 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.05%) Tandem
4 16 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.18%) iPad
6 12 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.31%) Music Streaming
8 8 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.16%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.87%) EPoS
9 6 (0.87%) Social Network
10 5 (0.73%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.73%) PMI
11 4 (0.58%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.44%) User Experience
13 2 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.29%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.29%) Renewable Energy
14 1 (0.15%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 157 (22.82%) Windows
2 15 (2.18%) Android
3 13 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.74%) Linux
5 2 (0.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (39.39%) TDD
3 233 (33.87%) MVC
4 206 (29.94%) Scrum
5 191 (27.76%) MVVM
6 158 (22.97%) OO
7 155 (22.53%) Continuous Integration
8 145 (21.08%) Software Engineering
9 140 (20.35%) Dependency Injection
10 136 (19.77%) Kanban
11 102 (14.83%) Unit Testing
12 94 (13.66%) Inversion of Control
13 83 (12.06%) Multithreading
14 78 (11.34%) OOP
15 69 (10.03%) Web Development
16 61 (8.87%) Web Application Development
17 52 (7.56%) BDD
18 51 (7.41%) SDLC
18 51 (7.41%) SOLID
19 47 (6.83%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 688 (100.00%) C#
2 274 (39.83%) SQL
3 167 (24.27%) JavaScript
4 112 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 62 (9.01%) VB.NET
6 59 (8.58%) C++
7 38 (5.52%) Ruby
8 36 (5.23%) F#
9 21 (3.05%) VB
10 18 (2.62%) C
10 18 (2.62%) Java
10 18 (2.62%) MATLAB
10 18 (2.62%) XAML
11 8 (1.16%) TypeScript
12 7 (1.02%) Python
13 6 (0.87%) XPath
14 5 (0.73%) XQuery
15 3 (0.44%) ANSI C
15 3 (0.44%) Perl
16 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (8.28%) Degree
2 23 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.87%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.44%) MCTS
5 3 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.29%) PhD
6 2 (0.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.15%) MCP
7 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.31%) QA
2 8 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.29%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.29%) TickIT
4 1 (0.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (1.60%) Docker
2 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (5.23%) Kibana
2 20 (2.91%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 20 (2.91%) WSUS
3 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 236 (34.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (2.76%) Google
3 16 (2.33%) Oracle
4 9 (1.31%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.16%) Twitter
6 6 (0.87%) Facebook
6 6 (0.87%) RedGate
7 4 (0.58%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.15%) Capita
8 1 (0.15%) Telerik
8 1 (0.15%) Thunderhead