Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 159 213
Rank change year-on-year -33 +54 -30
Permanent jobs citing WPF 164 203 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.51% 1.97% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 4.43% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 154 164 123
South West median annual salary £42,265 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%

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 4,506 4,578 4,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.53% 44.40% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,893 3,884 3,751
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Gloucestershire +64 50 £47,500 +7.95% 6
Dorset -30 44 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Somerset -33 32 £42,029 +0.07% 9
Bristol -18 30 £40,000 -2.44% 4
Wiltshire -18 3 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Cornwall - 3 £35,000 -
Devon +9 2 £22,500 -43.75% 1
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 159 (96.95%) C#
2 132 (80.49%) .NET
3 91 (55.49%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (46.95%) OO
5 76 (46.34%) Software Engineering
6 70 (42.68%) C++
7 69 (42.07%) MVC
8 65 (39.63%) SQL
9 63 (38.41%) ASP.NET
10 54 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (31.71%) MVVM
12 51 (31.10%) Visual Studio
13 48 (29.27%) SQL Server
14 44 (26.83%) Windows
15 40 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
16 34 (20.73%) .NET Framework
16 34 (20.73%) WCF
17 32 (19.51%) WinForms
17 32 (19.51%) C
17 32 (19.51%) OOP
18 31 (18.90%) JavaScript
18 31 (18.90%) Git (software)
19 30 (18.29%) Microsoft
20 29 (17.68%) Security Cleared
20 29 (17.68%) AngularJS
21 28 (17.07%) Test Automation
21 28 (17.07%) HTML
22 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
23 26 (15.85%) Geospatial Data
23 26 (15.85%) Linux

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 10 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.83%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.85%) Geospatial Data
3 19 (11.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (9.76%) GIS
5 10 (6.10%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.27%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.05%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 51 (31.10%) Visual Studio
2 40 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (18.90%) Git (software)
4 14 (8.54%) MSTest
4 14 (8.54%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (7.93%) NUnit
6 10 (6.10%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.22%) Moq
8 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 18 (10.98%) Military
2 8 (4.88%) Finance
3 4 (2.44%) Marketing
4 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 88 (53.66%) Developer
2 67 (40.85%) Software Engineer
3 44 (26.83%) .NET Developer
4 43 (26.22%) C# Developer
5 29 (17.68%) Software Developer
6 28 (17.07%) C# Software Engineer
7 22 (13.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 18 (10.98%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (9.15%) C# WPF Developer
9 15 (9.15%) WPF Developer
10 13 (7.93%) Lead Software Engineer
10 13 (7.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (6.10%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (6.10%) Messaging Developer
12 10 (6.10%) Support Engineer
13 7 (4.27%) .NET Software Engineer
14 6 (3.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 5 (3.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 5 (3.05%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (80.49%) .NET
2 63 (38.41%) ASP.NET
3 54 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (20.73%) .NET Framework
4 34 (20.73%) WCF
5 32 (19.51%) WinForms
6 29 (17.68%) AngularJS
7 28 (17.07%) HTML
8 24 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (13.41%) RESTful
10 18 (10.98%) CSS
10 18 (10.98%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 15 (9.15%) Node.js
11 15 (9.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (8.54%) Entity Framework
12 14 (8.54%) Web Services
13 13 (7.93%) GStreamer
13 13 (7.93%) MSMQ
13 13 (7.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.02%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (3.66%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.44%) Media Streaming
3 4 (2.44%) Social Network
3 4 (2.44%) User Experience
3 4 (2.44%) Video\Live Streaming
4 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.83%) State Machine
5 1 (0.61%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.83%) Windows
2 26 (15.85%) Linux
3 2 (1.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (55.49%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (46.95%) OO
3 76 (46.34%) Software Engineering
4 69 (42.07%) MVC
5 52 (31.71%) MVVM
6 32 (19.51%) OOP
7 28 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 25 (15.24%) SOLID
9 24 (14.63%) Kanban
10 21 (12.80%) Web Development
11 19 (11.59%) OOD
11 19 (11.59%) TDD
12 18 (10.98%) Scrum
12 18 (10.98%) UML
13 17 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (9.15%) SDLC
14 15 (9.15%) Web Application Development
15 14 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (8.54%) Dependency Injection
15 14 (8.54%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (96.95%) C#
2 70 (42.68%) C++
3 65 (39.63%) SQL
4 32 (19.51%) C
5 31 (18.90%) JavaScript
6 15 (9.15%) Ruby
7 10 (6.10%) F#
8 9 (5.49%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.27%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.27%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.05%) XAML
11 4 (2.44%) Java
11 4 (2.44%) VC++
12 3 (1.83%) Python
13 2 (1.22%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.22%) VB
14 1 (0.61%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.61%) Perl
14 1 (0.61%) Tcl
14 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (17.68%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.05%) Degree
4 2 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.83%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (6.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 10 (6.10%) Kibana
1 10 (6.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.32%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.05%) Oracle
4 4 (2.44%) DevExpress
4 4 (2.44%) ESRI
4 4 (2.44%) Facebook
4 4 (2.44%) Twitter
5 3 (1.83%) Google