Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 222 222
Rank change year-on-year -29 0 -12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 77 126 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.77% 1.24% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.88% 2.84% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 75 114 114
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,377 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -3.21% +14.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,250 £26,488
90th Percentile £56,000 £50,500 £49,000
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 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 4,088 4,441 4,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.82% 43.58% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3,328 3,808 3,822
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +6.49%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 19 December 2018.

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 19 December 2018. 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
Bristol +6 22 £37,500 -1.32% 5
Somerset -27 20 £43,250 +4.53% 4
Gloucestershire +21 18 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Dorset +2 13 £35,000 - 2
Wiltshire -11 5 £48,750 +14.71%
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for WPF.

1 72 (93.51%) C#
2 64 (83.12%) .NET
3 39 (50.65%) MVC
4 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 33 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 24 (31.17%) OO
6 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (29.87%) .NET Framework
8 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 22 (28.57%) C++
8 22 (28.57%) SQL
9 21 (27.27%) Windows
10 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
10 19 (24.68%) Visual Studio
10 19 (24.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (22.08%) Test Automation
11 17 (22.08%) WCF
11 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (20.78%) VB.NET
12 16 (20.78%) HTML
13 15 (19.48%) VB
13 15 (19.48%) VB6
14 14 (18.18%) Silverlight
14 14 (18.18%) System Testing
14 14 (18.18%) CSS
15 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
15 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio Team System
15 13 (16.88%) Scrum
16 12 (15.58%) TDD

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 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.60%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) NuGet
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) AMQP
1 2 (2.60%) Broadband
1 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) GIS
6 1 (1.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (24.68%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.90%) NUnit
4 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.60%) Babel
5 2 (2.60%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) Log4Net
5 2 (2.60%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.60%) MSTest
6 1 (1.30%) Moq
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (15.58%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Back Office
3 2 (2.60%) Law
3 2 (2.60%) Military
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (61.04%) Developer
2 23 (29.87%) Software Engineer
3 22 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 21 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 13 (16.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (15.58%) .NET Software Engineer
7 11 (14.29%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.39%) Lead Software Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
11 5 (6.49%) C# WPF Developer
11 5 (6.49%) WPF Developer
12 4 (5.19%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
13 3 (3.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 3 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
13 3 (3.90%) Lead .NET Developer
13 3 (3.90%) Lead Developer
13 3 (3.90%) Lead Software Developer
14 2 (2.60%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (83.12%) .NET
2 33 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (29.87%) .NET Framework
5 17 (22.08%) WCF
6 16 (20.78%) HTML
7 14 (18.18%) CSS
7 14 (18.18%) Silverlight
8 12 (15.58%) Entity Framework
8 12 (15.58%) Universal Windows Platform
9 11 (14.29%) Web Services
10 10 (12.99%) jQuery
11 9 (11.69%) WinForms
12 8 (10.39%) AngularJS
13 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (9.09%) RESTful
14 5 (6.49%) React
15 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (5.19%) LINQ
16 3 (3.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.60%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.30%) Cyber Warfare
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) MVC
2 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 24 (31.17%) OO
5 17 (22.08%) Test Automation
6 14 (18.18%) System Testing
7 13 (16.88%) Scrum
8 12 (15.58%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (15.58%) Image Processing
8 12 (15.58%) SDLC
8 12 (15.58%) TDD
9 10 (12.99%) MVVM
9 10 (12.99%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.09%) Prototyping
11 6 (7.79%) BDD
11 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.79%) Service Management
11 6 (7.79%) Technical Leadership
12 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 72 (93.51%) C#
2 22 (28.57%) C++
2 22 (28.57%) SQL
3 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.78%) VB.NET
5 15 (19.48%) VB
5 15 (19.48%) VB6
6 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
7 7 (9.09%) C
8 6 (7.79%) Java
9 3 (3.90%) F#
9 3 (3.90%) Perl
10 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.60%) Python
10 2 (2.60%) Ruby
10 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.60%) XAML
11 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.60%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.60%) ESRI
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.30%) Google
4 1 (1.30%) Sage
4 1 (1.30%) SAP