Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a WPF Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 659 674 596
Rank change year-on-year +15 -78 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a WPF Developer 575 563 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 545 533 905
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £40,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.07% -10.56% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

WPF Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured WPF Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for WPF Developer in the UK

WPF Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WPF Developer in the UK

WPF Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF Developer over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF Developer in the UK

WPF Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
England +23 544 £50,000 -9.09% 58
London -14 354 £55,000 -12.00% 24
UK excluding London +36 198 £43,500 +8.07% 35
South East +34 97 £43,500 +7.41% 13
North of England +8 44 £45,000 +12.50% 7
East of England +14 32 £45,000 -10.00% 6
North West -6 21 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Yorkshire +22 18 £40,000 - 3
Midlands +33 13 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands +13 10 £40,000 - 5
Scotland -39 7 £44,000 +3.53% 1
North East -8 5 £42,500 +6.25%
South West +9 4 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +24 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £40,000 -

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, WPF Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 575 (100.00%) WPF
2 568 (98.78%) C#
3 461 (80.17%) .NET
4 413 (71.83%) SQL Server
5 376 (65.39%) Agile Software Development
6 309 (53.74%) MVVM
7 290 (50.43%) TDD
8 271 (47.13%) Scrum
9 241 (41.91%) NUnit
10 226 (39.30%) Windows
11 223 (38.78%) WinForms
12 195 (33.91%) Finance
13 184 (32.00%) Kanban
14 180 (31.30%) Continuous Integration
15 177 (30.78%) Rhino Mocks
16 175 (30.43%) SQL
17 162 (28.17%) Microsoft
17 162 (28.17%) Dependency Injection
18 161 (28.00%) MSTest
19 154 (26.78%) Inversion of Control
20 147 (25.57%) SQL Server 2014
21 146 (25.39%) Moq
22 143 (24.87%) WCF
23 142 (24.70%) Ninject
23 142 (24.70%) Spring.NET
24 135 (23.48%) Unity DI Container
25 134 (23.30%) Castle Windsor
26 130 (22.61%) Greenfield Project
27 126 (21.91%) OO
28 121 (21.04%) ASP.NET

WPF Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (0.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.35%) MTS
2 2 (0.35%) Mule
3 1 (0.17%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (0.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.74%) Broadband
2 4 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (71.83%) SQL Server
2 147 (25.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 44 (7.65%) SQL Server 2016
4 26 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 25 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 15 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.39%) MySQL
12 5 (0.87%) Power BI
13 4 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 241 (41.91%) NUnit
2 177 (30.78%) Rhino Mocks
3 161 (28.00%) MSTest
4 146 (25.39%) Moq
5 46 (8.00%) Visual Studio
6 40 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (3.30%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.26%) Subversion
9 10 (1.74%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.39%) MSBuild
10 8 (1.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 6 (1.04%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.52%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.35%) JIRA
14 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.17%) Selenium
14 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
14 1 (0.17%) WiX
General
1 195 (33.91%) Finance
2 60 (10.43%) Banking
3 56 (9.74%) Marketing
4 34 (5.91%) Telecoms
5 26 (4.52%) Retail
6 24 (4.17%) Front Office
7 10 (1.74%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.39%) Music Industry
9 7 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.04%) Back Office
11 3 (0.52%) Legal
12 2 (0.35%) Advertising
12 2 (0.35%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 575 (100.00%) WPF
2 461 (80.17%) .NET
3 223 (38.78%) WinForms
4 143 (24.87%) WCF
5 142 (24.70%) Ninject
5 142 (24.70%) Spring.NET
6 135 (23.48%) Unity DI Container
7 134 (23.30%) Castle Windsor
8 121 (21.04%) ASP.NET
9 88 (15.30%) Web Services
10 79 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 79 (13.74%) NHibernate
11 75 (13.04%) HTML
12 64 (11.13%) LINQ
13 48 (8.35%) .NET Framework
14 40 (6.96%) RESTful
15 38 (6.61%) CSS
16 34 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 33 (5.74%) MonoRail
18 32 (5.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 130 (22.61%) Greenfield Project
2 54 (9.39%) Enterprise Software
3 51 (8.87%) Social Network
4 42 (7.30%) Tandem
5 36 (6.26%) User Experience
6 28 (4.87%) Computer Science
6 28 (4.87%) Hedge funds
7 13 (2.26%) Fixed Income
8 11 (1.91%) Equities
9 9 (1.57%) Fintech
10 8 (1.39%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.39%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (0.87%) Derivative
13 4 (0.70%) NHS
14 3 (0.52%) AS400
14 3 (0.52%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.17%) Credit Derivative
15 1 (0.17%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 226 (39.30%) Windows
2 2 (0.35%) Android
2 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.35%) Linux
3 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (65.39%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (53.74%) MVVM
3 290 (50.43%) TDD
4 271 (47.13%) Scrum
5 184 (32.00%) Kanban
6 180 (31.30%) Continuous Integration
7 162 (28.17%) Dependency Injection
8 154 (26.78%) Inversion of Control
9 126 (21.91%) OO
10 90 (15.65%) MVC
11 71 (12.35%) Software Engineering
12 63 (10.96%) Multithreading
13 55 (9.57%) Asset Management
14 48 (8.35%) BDD
15 47 (8.17%) Unit Testing
16 36 (6.26%) OOP
17 26 (4.52%) DevOps
17 26 (4.52%) SDLC
18 24 (4.17%) Mentoring
19 21 (3.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 568 (98.78%) C#
2 175 (30.43%) SQL
3 64 (11.13%) C++
4 61 (10.61%) JavaScript
5 33 (5.74%) T-SQL
6 30 (5.22%) Java
7 26 (4.52%) PL/SQL
8 25 (4.35%) XAML
9 19 (3.30%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.26%) PHP
10 13 (2.26%) VB
11 12 (2.09%) Python
12 10 (1.74%) VBA
13 6 (1.04%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.52%) RPG
15 2 (0.35%) C
15 2 (0.35%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.35%) VB6
15 2 (0.35%) VC++
16 1 (0.17%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 51 (8.87%) Degree
2 20 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.48%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) COSHH
2 1 (0.17%) EMIR
2 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 162 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.87%) Facebook
2 51 (8.87%) Twitter
3 14 (2.43%) Oracle
4 7 (1.22%) TIBCO
5 5 (0.87%) Alias
5 5 (0.87%) Cadence
5 5 (0.87%) Infragistics
5 5 (0.87%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.52%) DevExpress
6 3 (0.52%) IBM
6 3 (0.52%) Lotus
7 2 (0.35%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.35%) eSpeed
7 2 (0.35%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.35%) Sybase
7 2 (0.35%) Telerik
7 2 (0.35%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.17%) Perforce
8 1 (0.17%) Solace