The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 168 171
Rank change year-on-year +45 +3  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 123 69 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.32% 1.33% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.15% 3.39% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 104 67 74
Median salary £41,377 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,450 £43,800 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2387 2033 2549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 44.98% 39.30% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 1774 2226
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing WPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in the South West

WPF
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WPF in the South West

WPF
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in the South West

WPF
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +46 71 £41,377 - 2
Dorset +21 23 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Bristol -18 20 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Wiltshire -13 6 £37,500 -6.25% 2
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West region with a requirement for WPF.

1 201 (98.53%) C#
2 181 (88.73%) .NET
3 146 (71.57%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (67.65%) MVC
5 125 (61.27%) ASP.NET
6 104 (50.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 96 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 87 (42.65%) WCF
9 81 (39.71%) SQL Server
10 77 (37.75%) .NET Framework
11 72 (35.29%) Software Engineering
12 71 (34.80%) Entity Framework
13 59 (28.92%) Scrum
14 58 (28.43%) TDD
14 58 (28.43%) SQL
14 58 (28.43%) Windows
15 56 (27.45%) Greenfield Project
16 53 (25.98%) HTML
17 52 (25.49%) NHibernate
18 50 (24.51%) NUnit
19 48 (23.53%) JavaScript
20 46 (22.55%) Microsoft
21 43 (21.08%) Unit Testing
22 41 (20.10%) Moq
22 41 (20.10%) WinForms
23 38 (18.63%) MVVM
23 38 (18.63%) Test Automation
24 37 (18.14%) SDLC
25 36 (17.65%) OO
26 35 (17.16%) CSS

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.49%) CMS
3 1 (0.49%) Drupal
3 1 (0.49%) IIS
3 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Magento
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.98%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.82%) Kerberos
2 8 (3.92%) Broadband
3 4 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (39.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 18 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.43%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.47%) Big Data
5 3 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 96 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (24.51%) NUnit
3 41 (20.10%) Moq
4 25 (12.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 17 (8.33%) MSTest
6 16 (7.84%) JIRA
7 14 (6.86%) Visual Studio Team System
8 11 (5.39%) Selenium
8 11 (5.39%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.94%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.96%) Subversion
10 4 (1.96%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.49%) Grunt
12 1 (0.49%) JUnit
12 1 (0.49%) Mockito
12 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 22 (10.78%) Finance
2 9 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.96%) Electronics
4 3 (1.47%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 137 (67.16%) Developer
2 101 (49.51%) .NET Developer
3 56 (27.45%) Software Engineer
4 39 (19.12%) C# Developer
5 36 (17.65%) Lead .NET Developer
5 36 (17.65%) Lead Developer
6 29 (14.22%) Senior Developer
7 23 (11.27%) C# Software Engineer
8 20 (9.80%) Software Developer
9 17 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
10 14 (6.86%) .NET Software Engineer
10 14 (6.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (6.37%) Lead Software Engineer
11 13 (6.37%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
13 10 (4.90%) C# Software Developer
14 9 (4.41%) Principal Engineer
14 9 (4.41%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (88.73%) .NET
2 125 (61.27%) ASP.NET
3 104 (50.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (42.65%) WCF
5 77 (37.75%) .NET Framework
6 71 (34.80%) Entity Framework
7 53 (25.98%) HTML
8 52 (25.49%) NHibernate
9 41 (20.10%) WinForms
10 35 (17.16%) CSS
11 24 (11.76%) Web Services
12 22 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 21 (10.29%) XML
14 18 (8.82%) AngularJS
14 18 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (8.82%) RESTful
14 18 (8.82%) XSLT
15 11 (5.39%) Ninject
15 11 (5.39%) Spring.NET
15 11 (5.39%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 56 (27.45%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (8.33%) Streaming Music
3 12 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.41%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.92%) User Experience
6 6 (2.94%) Fintech
7 4 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.98%) RIA
9 1 (0.49%) Cyber Warfare
Operating Systems
1 58 (28.43%) Windows
2 6 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (0.49%) Android
3 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (71.57%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (67.65%) MVC
3 72 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 59 (28.92%) Scrum
5 58 (28.43%) TDD
6 43 (21.08%) Unit Testing
7 38 (18.63%) MVVM
7 38 (18.63%) Test Automation
8 37 (18.14%) SDLC
9 36 (17.65%) OO
10 35 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (13.73%) Kanban
12 23 (11.27%) OOD
13 19 (9.31%) BDD
13 19 (9.31%) Line Management
13 19 (9.31%) Multithreading
13 19 (9.31%) UML
14 18 (8.82%) Process Management
14 18 (8.82%) Web Application Development
14 18 (8.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 201 (98.53%) C#
2 58 (28.43%) SQL
3 48 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 24 (11.76%) C++
5 22 (10.78%) T-SQL
6 21 (10.29%) Java
7 18 (8.82%) XPath
7 18 (8.82%) XQuery
8 15 (7.35%) C
9 11 (5.39%) VB
10 6 (2.94%) Embedded C
10 6 (2.94%) Embedded C++
10 6 (2.94%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.45%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.45%) XAML
12 4 (1.96%) VB6
13 3 (1.47%) PHP
13 3 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (6.37%) SC Cleared
1 13 (6.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.92%) Degree
3 4 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 18 (8.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (22.55%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.75%) Xamarin
3 4 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe
4 1 (0.49%) SAP
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