Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > South East
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 215 220 138
Rank change year-on-year +5 -82 +23
Permanent jobs citing WPF 197 357 725
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.22% 1.37% 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 3.43% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 184 337 682
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £59,625 £62,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 6,587 10,403 13,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.78% 39.91% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,629 8,861 11,811
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WPF as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WPF in the South East.

Salary trend for WPF in the South East

WPF
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing WPF in the South East over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 2020. 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
Hampshire +2 73 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Thames Valley +62 57 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Oxfordshire +22 27 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East Sussex +14 25 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 24 £42,500 -5.56% 1
West Sussex +22 23 £42,500 - 2
Surrey +22 17 £64,000 +16.36%
Berkshire +54 6 £43,750 +8.70% 2
Kent +14 2 £45,000 -18.18% 2
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for WPF.

1 197 (100.00%) C#
2 185 (93.91%) .NET
3 114 (57.87%) SQL
4 99 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (37.56%) WCF
6 73 (37.06%) JavaScript
7 65 (32.99%) SQL Server
8 64 (32.49%) Software Engineering
9 62 (31.47%) C++
10 60 (30.46%) .NET Framework
11 57 (28.93%) AngularJS
11 57 (28.93%) .NET Core
12 51 (25.89%) HTML
12 51 (25.89%) CSS
12 51 (25.89%) Windows
13 50 (25.38%) ASP.NET
14 46 (23.35%) WinForms
15 43 (21.83%) Azure
16 42 (21.32%) REST
17 41 (20.81%) Scrum
18 40 (20.30%) HTML5
19 37 (18.78%) VB.NET
20 36 (18.27%) Microsoft
21 35 (17.77%) ASP.NET Web API
22 33 (16.75%) Xamarin
22 33 (16.75%) Git (software)
23 32 (16.24%) jQuery
23 32 (16.24%) MVC
24 30 (15.23%) MVVM
25 29 (14.72%) Docker

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 26 (13.20%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (21.83%) Azure
2 13 (6.60%) SaaS
3 7 (3.55%) AWS
4 6 (3.05%) Power Platform
4 6 (3.05%) Serverless
5 5 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.02%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.58%) RTP
2 7 (3.55%) LAN
2 7 (3.55%) WAN
3 2 (1.02%) Modbus
3 2 (1.02%) MQTT
3 2 (1.02%) Profibus
3 2 (1.02%) RS-232
3 2 (1.02%) RS-485
3 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.99%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.18%) MySQL
3 7 (3.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.05%) Blockchain
4 6 (3.05%) Power BI
4 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.52%) SQLite
7 2 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.02%) InfluxDB
7 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.51%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.51%) Firebird
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (16.75%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.61%) NUnit
2 15 (7.61%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.60%) Subversion
3 13 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.05%) MSTest
4 6 (3.05%) Selenium
4 6 (3.05%) Visual Studio Code
5 5 (2.54%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.54%) JIRA
6 4 (2.03%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.02%) Ranorex
7 2 (1.02%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.02%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.51%) Trac
General
1 7 (3.55%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.54%) Billing
3 3 (1.52%) Finance
4 2 (1.02%) Electronics
4 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.02%) Police
4 2 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.51%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 144 (73.10%) Developer
2 71 (36.04%) C# Developer
3 52 (26.40%) Software Developer
4 50 (25.38%) .NET Developer
5 32 (16.24%) Senior Developer
6 28 (14.21%) Software Engineer
7 25 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (9.64%) Applications Developer
8 19 (9.64%) WPF Developer
9 17 (8.63%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (8.63%) C# WPF Developer
10 14 (7.11%) Azure Developer
10 14 (7.11%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (6.60%) C# Software Engineer
12 12 (6.09%) C# Application Developer
12 12 (6.09%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (6.09%) Senior Software Developer
13 10 (5.08%) .NET Software Engineer
13 10 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (4.57%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (93.91%) .NET
2 74 (37.56%) WCF
3 60 (30.46%) .NET Framework
4 57 (28.93%) .NET Core
4 57 (28.93%) AngularJS
5 51 (25.89%) CSS
5 51 (25.89%) HTML
6 50 (25.38%) ASP.NET
7 46 (23.35%) WinForms
8 42 (21.32%) REST
9 40 (20.30%) HTML5
10 35 (17.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (16.24%) jQuery
12 27 (13.71%) Web Services
13 25 (12.69%) XML
14 23 (11.68%) LINQ
15 20 (10.15%) PhoneGap
15 20 (10.15%) WebRTC
16 19 (9.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (8.12%) React
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.18%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.57%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.05%) Augmented Reality
4 6 (3.05%) Reinsurance
5 5 (2.54%) EPoS
6 4 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.52%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.02%) Photography
9 1 (0.51%) Contactless
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.89%) Windows
2 23 (11.68%) Linux
3 14 (7.11%) Android
4 12 (6.09%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (32.49%) Software Engineering
3 41 (20.81%) Scrum
4 32 (16.24%) MVC
5 30 (15.23%) MVVM
6 28 (14.21%) Unit Testing
7 26 (13.20%) Test Automation
8 24 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (11.68%) Data Analysis
10 20 (10.15%) Microservices
11 18 (9.14%) Computer Science
12 16 (8.12%) SOLID
13 15 (7.61%) OOP
14 14 (7.11%) DevOps
14 14 (7.11%) SDLC
15 13 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (6.60%) OO
16 10 (5.08%) Artificial Intelligence
16 10 (5.08%) Front End Development
17 9 (4.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 197 (100.00%) C#
2 114 (57.87%) SQL
3 73 (37.06%) JavaScript
4 62 (31.47%) C++
5 37 (18.78%) VB.NET
6 28 (14.21%) T-SQL
7 25 (12.69%) C
8 21 (10.66%) Python
9 19 (9.64%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.55%) VBA
11 4 (2.03%) Java
11 4 (2.03%) VC++
12 3 (1.52%) XAML
13 1 (0.51%) C++/CLI
13 1 (0.51%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.11%) Degree
2 10 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.02%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (14.72%) Docker
2 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.02%) Postfix
3 2 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (7.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (18.27%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.75%) Xamarin
3 8 (4.06%) DevExpress
4 5 (2.54%) Oracle
5 3 (1.52%) Telerik
5 3 (1.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Thunderhead