Period
to 19 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 243 240
Rank change year-on-year +38 -3 -29
Permanent jobs citing WPF 85 79 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.02% 0.78% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 1.87% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 73 79 97
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,750 £55,500
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 3,054 4,229 4,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.72% 41.90% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,488 3,408 3,704
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,400 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +4.47% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,925 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 +41 35 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Gloucestershire -8 16 £55,000 +19.57% 5
Dorset +13 12 £43,750 +25.00% 3
Somerset +2 8 £45,000 +3.41%
Devon - 8 £31,212 - 3
Wiltshire +15 5 - - 4
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 84 (98.82%) C#
2 68 (80.00%) .NET
3 48 (56.47%) Software Engineering
4 39 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 33 (38.82%) JavaScript
7 32 (37.65%) HTML
8 31 (36.47%) WinForms
9 30 (35.29%) SQL Server
10 28 (32.94%) AngularJS
11 27 (31.76%) CSS
12 24 (28.24%) MVC
13 23 (27.06%) MVVM
14 22 (25.88%) SQL
15 20 (23.53%) Test Automation
16 18 (21.18%) Entity Framework
17 16 (18.82%) VB.NET
17 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
18 15 (17.65%) Computer Science
19 13 (15.29%) Scrum
19 13 (15.29%) .NET Core
20 12 (14.12%) Windows
20 12 (14.12%) C++
20 12 (14.12%) TDD
21 11 (12.94%) WCF
21 11 (12.94%) Degree
21 11 (12.94%) jQuery
21 11 (12.94%) Visual Studio
21 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
21 11 (12.94%) OO

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 5 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.18%) AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Hyperconnected
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
1 2 (2.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.35%) Power BI
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) MS Access
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Visual Studio
2 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) JIRA
4 5 (5.88%) NUnit
4 5 (5.88%) Rational Team Concert
4 5 (5.88%) Subversion
4 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.35%) InstallShield
5 2 (2.35%) WiX
6 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.18%) MSTest
6 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.88%) Avionics
2 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.18%) Back Office
2 1 (1.18%) Games
2 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (45.88%) Developer
2 38 (44.71%) Software Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) C# Developer
4 15 (17.65%) C# Software Engineer
5 14 (16.47%) .NET Developer
5 14 (16.47%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.41%) .NET Software Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Backend Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Middleware Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Backend Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Middleware Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Systems Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Systems Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Lead Software Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Graduate
9 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.88%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (80.00%) .NET
2 34 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 32 (37.65%) HTML
4 31 (36.47%) WinForms
5 28 (32.94%) AngularJS
6 27 (31.76%) CSS
7 18 (21.18%) Entity Framework
8 13 (15.29%) .NET Core
9 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
9 11 (12.94%) jQuery
9 11 (12.94%) WCF
10 10 (11.76%) HTML5
10 10 (11.76%) RESTful
11 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (9.41%) Middleware
12 8 (9.41%) WF
13 7 (8.24%) Node.js
14 6 (7.06%) XML
15 5 (5.88%) Aurelia
15 5 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Reinsurance
2 6 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.71%) Robotics
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) User Experience
5 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (56.47%) Software Engineering
2 39 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.24%) MVC
4 23 (27.06%) MVVM
5 20 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 15 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 13 (15.29%) Scrum
8 12 (14.12%) TDD
9 11 (12.94%) OO
9 11 (12.94%) SDLC
10 10 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 9 (10.59%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (10.59%) Mathematics
12 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (9.41%) DevOps
12 8 (9.41%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.24%) Microservices
13 7 (8.24%) SOLID
13 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
14 5 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (98.82%) C#
2 33 (38.82%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.88%) SQL
4 16 (18.82%) VB.NET
5 12 (14.12%) C++
6 6 (7.06%) Java
6 6 (7.06%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.88%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.53%) Python
9 2 (2.35%) C
9 2 (2.35%) Ruby
9 2 (2.35%) VB
9 2 (2.35%) XAML
10 1 (1.18%) F#
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (2.35%) Syncfusion
3 2 (2.35%) Telerik
3 2 (2.35%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.18%) Google