Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 221 160 162
Rank change year-on-year -61 +2 +54
Permanent jobs citing WPF 339 594 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.33% 2.04% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 4.74% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 319 511 584
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £32,500 £31,975
90th Percentile £64,000 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £48,000
% change year-on-year +0.50% +3.65% +1.05%

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 9,810 12,532 12,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.57% 43.05% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8,462 10,858 10,412
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,525 £30,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 -33 127 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Thames Valley -30 70 £42,500 -5.56% 30
East Sussex +25 61 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Oxfordshire +33 43 £38,750 -13.89% 9
Surrey -36 30 £55,000 +15.79% 16
Kent -38 26 £55,000 +37.50% 9
West Sussex -19 25 £42,500 - 6
Buckinghamshire -30 16 £35,000 -26.32% 7
Berkshire -9 11 £50,000 +17.65% 14
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 339 (100.00%) C#
2 204 (60.18%) .NET
3 136 (40.12%) Software Engineering
4 135 (39.82%) SQL
5 123 (36.28%) JavaScript
6 119 (35.10%) C++
7 111 (32.74%) Degree
8 102 (30.09%) WCF
9 88 (25.96%) Windows
9 88 (25.96%) AngularJS
10 86 (25.37%) ASP.NET
10 86 (25.37%) Computer Science Degree
11 81 (23.89%) Computer Science
12 79 (23.30%) SQL Server
13 77 (22.71%) Agile Software Development
14 74 (21.83%) OO
15 73 (21.53%) MVC
16 70 (20.65%) T-SQL
17 68 (20.06%) HTML
18 66 (19.47%) XML
19 63 (18.58%) LINQ
20 62 (18.29%) CSS
21 55 (16.22%) XAML
21 55 (16.22%) Unit Testing
21 55 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
21 55 (16.22%) REST
22 52 (15.34%) SOAP
23 49 (14.45%) Artificial Intelligence
24 45 (13.27%) WinForms
24 45 (13.27%) OOD

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 20 (5.90%) IIS
2 8 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.03%) Azure
2 8 (2.36%) PaaS
3 6 (1.77%) AWS
4 4 (1.18%) Tricentis Tosca
5 2 (0.59%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.77%) Internet
2 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.59%) DNS
3 2 (0.59%) IMAP
3 2 (0.59%) SMTP
4 1 (0.29%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (4.13%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.54%) GIS
5 11 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.95%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.77%) MySQL
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.59%) MS Access
9 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.29%) Big Data
10 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.29%) Impala
10 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (9.44%) Subversion
2 31 (9.14%) Bugzilla
2 31 (9.14%) CruiseControl
2 31 (9.14%) Gemini Tracker
2 31 (9.14%) Hudson
2 31 (9.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 26 (7.67%) NUnit
4 25 (7.37%) Visual Studio
5 24 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (4.72%) Git (software)
6 16 (4.72%) JIRA
7 8 (2.36%) CppUnit
7 8 (2.36%) JUnit
8 7 (2.06%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.47%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.18%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.18%) Ranorex
10 4 (1.18%) Selenium
10 4 (1.18%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 2 (0.59%) Bitbucket
General
1 34 (10.03%) Finance
2 12 (3.54%) Retail
3 8 (2.36%) Marketing
4 4 (1.18%) Electronics
4 4 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.18%) Law
5 3 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.59%) Advertising
6 2 (0.59%) Back Office
6 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 188 (55.46%) Developer
2 101 (29.79%) Software Engineer
3 93 (27.43%) .NET Developer
4 89 (26.25%) C# Developer
5 65 (19.17%) Software Developer
6 51 (15.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 40 (11.80%) Senior Developer
8 37 (10.91%) Graduate
9 35 (10.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (10.03%) Junior
11 31 (9.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 29 (8.55%) .NET Software Developer
13 24 (7.08%) C# Software Developer
13 24 (7.08%) C# Software Engineer
14 19 (5.60%) Junior Software Engineer
15 18 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (5.31%) Senior C# Developer
15 18 (5.31%) Senior Software Developer
16 17 (5.01%) SQL Developer
17 15 (4.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (60.18%) .NET
2 102 (30.09%) WCF
3 88 (25.96%) AngularJS
4 86 (25.37%) ASP.NET
5 68 (20.06%) HTML
6 66 (19.47%) XML
7 63 (18.58%) LINQ
8 62 (18.29%) CSS
9 55 (16.22%) REST
10 52 (15.34%) SOAP
11 45 (13.27%) WinForms
12 43 (12.68%) .NET Framework
13 35 (10.32%) HTML5
14 33 (9.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (5.31%) Entity Framework
16 18 (5.31%) Web Services
17 17 (5.01%) MFC
18 15 (4.42%) DirectX
18 15 (4.42%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (5.90%) Driving Licence
3 15 (4.42%) Algorithms
4 13 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.18%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.59%) W3C
8 1 (0.29%) Derivative
8 1 (0.29%) Equities
8 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.29%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.29%) Robotics
8 1 (0.29%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 88 (25.96%) Windows
2 19 (5.60%) Apple iOS
3 18 (5.31%) Linux
4 17 (5.01%) Android
5 13 (3.83%) Unix
6 11 (3.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (40.12%) Software Engineering
2 81 (23.89%) Computer Science
3 77 (22.71%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (21.83%) OO
5 73 (21.53%) MVC
6 55 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 49 (14.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 45 (13.27%) MVVM
8 45 (13.27%) OOD
9 34 (10.03%) Mathematics
10 31 (9.14%) Issue Tracking
10 31 (9.14%) SDLC
11 25 (7.37%) Physics
12 23 (6.78%) Test Automation
13 22 (6.49%) Multithreading
14 21 (6.19%) Scrum
14 21 (6.19%) SOLID
15 20 (5.90%) Mentoring
16 18 (5.31%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 339 (100.00%) C#
2 135 (39.82%) SQL
3 123 (36.28%) JavaScript
4 119 (35.10%) C++
5 70 (20.65%) T-SQL
6 55 (16.22%) XAML
7 22 (6.49%) Java
8 20 (5.90%) Python
9 18 (5.31%) C++/CLI
10 9 (2.65%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.47%) C
12 3 (0.88%) PHP
12 3 (0.88%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.59%) Delphi
13 2 (0.59%) ES6
13 2 (0.59%) VB
13 2 (0.59%) VBA
14 1 (0.29%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (32.74%) Degree
2 86 (25.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (6.49%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.47%) HND
4 5 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.54%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 3 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.29%) Rancher
2 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.60%) Oracle
3 7 (2.06%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.18%) Perforce
5 2 (0.59%) Infragistics
5 2 (0.59%) Telerik
6 1 (0.29%) Sybase
6 1 (0.29%) Thunderhead