Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 211 199
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12 -14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 150 133 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.46% 1.24% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 3.08% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 130 115 165
South West median annual salary £41,377 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.64% +13.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,550
90th Percentile £50,500 £49,000 £45,000
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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4548 4322 4994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.22% 40.15% 42.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3915 3757 4360
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 West

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Somerset +22 90 £41,377 -5.96% 1
Bristol -15 33 £38,000 -5.00% 6
Wiltshire -1 12 £42,500 +6.25%
Dorset +1 10 £35,000 -22.22%
Gloucestershire +28 5 £42,500 +17.24%
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for WPF.

1 144 (96.00%) .NET
2 139 (92.67%) C#
3 121 (80.67%) MVC
4 104 (69.33%) ASP.NET
5 102 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (48.67%) WCF
8 63 (42.00%) SQL Server
9 59 (39.33%) JavaScript
10 53 (35.33%) .NET Framework
11 51 (34.00%) NUnit
12 49 (32.67%) WinForms
13 48 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 46 (30.67%) Entity Framework
14 46 (30.67%) TDD
15 45 (30.00%) HTML
15 45 (30.00%) CSS
16 44 (29.33%) Windows
16 44 (29.33%) Scrum
17 40 (26.67%) Software Engineering
17 40 (26.67%) Moq
18 38 (25.33%) Greenfield Project
19 37 (24.67%) SDLC
20 36 (24.00%) MVVM
20 36 (24.00%) NHibernate
21 32 (21.33%) SQL
22 31 (20.67%) Unit Testing
23 28 (18.67%) AngularJS
24 26 (17.33%) Kanban
25 25 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016

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 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.67%) CMS
2 1 (0.67%) Drupal
2 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.67%) SaaS
3 3 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.67%) Kerberos
2 5 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.33%) MySQL
6 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (34.00%) NUnit
2 48 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (26.67%) Moq
4 17 (11.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (9.33%) MSTest
5 14 (9.33%) Visual Studio
6 10 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (5.33%) JUnit
8 7 (4.67%) MSI
9 6 (4.00%) Mockito
10 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.33%) Selenium
10 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.67%) Grunt
11 1 (0.67%) JIRA
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 19 (12.67%) Finance
2 8 (5.33%) Music Industry
3 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (76.67%) Developer
2 84 (56.00%) .NET Developer
3 31 (20.67%) C# Developer
4 30 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.33%) Lead .NET Developer
5 23 (15.33%) Lead Developer
5 23 (15.33%) Software Engineer
6 20 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 19 (12.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (11.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (4.67%) .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Technical Leader
12 5 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
12 5 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
12 5 (3.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (96.00%) .NET
2 104 (69.33%) ASP.NET
3 80 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 73 (48.67%) WCF
5 53 (35.33%) .NET Framework
6 49 (32.67%) WinForms
7 46 (30.67%) Entity Framework
8 45 (30.00%) CSS
8 45 (30.00%) HTML
9 36 (24.00%) NHibernate
10 28 (18.67%) AngularJS
11 25 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 22 (14.67%) jQuery
13 16 (10.67%) Web Services
14 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (9.33%) RESTful
16 13 (8.67%) XML
17 9 (6.00%) .NET Core
17 9 (6.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.33%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (11.33%) Music Streaming
3 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.33%) Fintech
5 3 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.33%) RIA
6 2 (1.33%) User Experience
7 1 (0.67%) Cyber Warfare
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.33%) Windows
2 2 (1.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.67%) Android
3 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (80.67%) MVC
2 102 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (30.67%) TDD
4 44 (29.33%) Scrum
5 40 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 37 (24.67%) SDLC
7 36 (24.00%) MVVM
8 31 (20.67%) Unit Testing
9 26 (17.33%) Kanban
10 23 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (12.67%) BDD
11 19 (12.67%) Test Automation
12 18 (12.00%) Web Application Development
13 16 (10.67%) System Testing
14 10 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 10 (6.67%) Workflow
15 9 (6.00%) OO
16 8 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (5.33%) Dependency Injection
16 8 (5.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (92.67%) C#
2 59 (39.33%) JavaScript
3 32 (21.33%) SQL
4 19 (12.67%) Java
5 15 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 10 (6.67%) VB
8 8 (5.33%) C++
9 7 (4.67%) XPath
9 7 (4.67%) XQuery
10 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.00%) C
11 3 (2.00%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.33%) PHP
12 2 (1.33%) Python
13 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.67%) VB6
13 1 (0.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.33%) Xamarin
3 6 (4.00%) Oracle
4 5 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (0.67%) Adobe
5 1 (0.67%) ESRI
5 1 (0.67%) IFS