Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 132 134
Rank change year-on-year +41 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 18 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.25% 0.23% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.44% 0.62% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 9
South Wales median annual salary £25,000 £26,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% -33.75% +28.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £39,000 £48,475 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +15.38%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 523 811 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 36.45% 37.12% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 478 742 781
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £23,925 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in South Wales

WPF
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for WPF in South Wales

WPF
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in South Wales

WPF
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 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
Newport - 11 £35,000 -
Cardiff +36 7 £22,500 +11.11%
WPF
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for WPF.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
3 16 (88.89%) MVC
4 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
5 11 (61.11%) C#
5 11 (61.11%) WinForms
5 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 9 (50.00%) Kanban
6 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
7 8 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 8 (44.44%) Web Services
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
7 8 (44.44%) CRM
8 7 (38.89%) SLA
8 7 (38.89%) Games
8 7 (38.89%) Web Development
9 6 (33.33%) Ruby
9 6 (33.33%) Google
9 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
9 6 (33.33%) RESTful
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 3 (16.67%) Moq
2 3 (16.67%) MSTest
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Graduate
2 10 (55.56%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) Junior
3 9 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) Junior Developer
4 5 (27.78%) CRM Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (16.67%) CRM Officer
5 3 (16.67%) Development Officer
6 2 (11.11%) Internet Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
3 11 (61.11%) WinForms
4 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (33.33%) MSMQ
6 6 (33.33%) RESTful
6 6 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (16.67%) Ninject
7 3 (16.67%) Spring.NET
7 3 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (5.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) MVC
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 9 (50.00%) Kanban
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 8 (44.44%) CRM
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 7 (38.89%) Web Development
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (16.67%) MVVM
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) Coaching
8 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.56%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) F#
2 6 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Google