The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 197 188
Rank change year-on-year +24 -9  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1632 1804 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.91% 1.73% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.75% 4.51% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1675 1712
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34386 40026 40349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.26% 38.34% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29348 34495 34277
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in the UK

WPF
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WPF in the UK

WPF
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in the UK

WPF
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 1534 £45,000 -10.00% 240
London +22 658 £55,000 -8.33% 94
South East +37 349 £45,000 - 54
North West +5 154 £37,500 -21.05% 23
Manchester -34 95 £36,000 -34.54% 13
Hampshire +67 92 £40,000 -3.61% 15
Yorkshire +55 86 £40,000 -5.88% 6
South West +42 84 £42,000 +12.00% 7
West Midlands -17 84 £40,000 +6.66% 15
East of England -18 79 £40,000 -15.78% 22
City of London +48 67 £62,500 - 20
Surrey -16 65 £53,000 +6.00% 5
West Yorkshire +26 58 £42,500 - 3
Cheshire +28 46 £45,000 +16.12% 7
Somerset +29 45 £43,000 -2.27% 5
West Sussex +32 43 £42,500 -21.29% 5
Southampton +49 39 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Kent +30 39 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Staffordshire +27 37 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +9 34 £51,250 -2.38% 9
Scotland +16 31 £36,250 -5.84% 6
Buckinghamshire +14 31 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Leeds +25 28 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire +17 28 £46,250 -7.50% 7
Birmingham +1 28 £37,500 - 7
Oxfordshire +14 27 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Cambridge 0 27 £52,500 - 6
East Midlands -32 27 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Stoke-on-Trent +23 26 £40,000 +6.66%
Milton Keynes +18 26 £50,000 +11.11% 4

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 with a requirement for WPF.

1 3161 (98.26%) C#
2 2824 (87.78%) .NET
3 2047 (63.63%) SQL Server
4 1933 (60.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1636 (50.85%) WCF
6 1633 (50.76%) ASP.NET
7 1626 (50.54%) MVC
8 1377 (42.80%) SQL
9 1327 (41.25%) TDD
10 1100 (34.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 974 (30.28%) Finance
12 949 (29.50%) Scrum
13 947 (29.44%) WinForms
14 887 (27.57%) JavaScript
15 873 (27.14%) HTML
16 859 (26.70%) .NET Framework
17 848 (26.36%) NUnit
18 837 (26.02%) Microsoft
19 805 (25.02%) MVVM
20 775 (24.09%) Windows
21 724 (22.51%) OO
22 707 (21.98%) CSS
23 638 (19.83%) Kanban
24 608 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
25 592 (18.40%) Rhino Mocks
26 575 (17.87%) SQL Server 2014
27 551 (17.13%) AngularJS
28 550 (17.10%) LINQ
29 534 (16.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
30 514 (15.98%) T-SQL

WPF
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
1 136 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
2 135 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 115 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 96 (2.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 72 (2.24%) IIS
6 49 (1.52%) CMS
7 23 (0.71%) Confluence
8 19 (0.59%) Apache Spark
8 19 (0.59%) NServiceBus
9 11 (0.34%) Umbraco
10 9 (0.28%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.19%) Apache
11 6 (0.19%) DataSynapse
11 6 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.16%) Orchard CMS
12 5 (0.16%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.093%) EPiServer
14 3 (0.093%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.093%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 235 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.18%) MS Office
3 11 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.093%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.062%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.031%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.16%) Misys Opics
3 5 (0.16%) Softmar
4 3 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.062%) Eze OMS
5 2 (0.062%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.062%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.062%) StreamServe
5 2 (0.062%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.031%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 370 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 180 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 44 (1.37%) SaaS
4 43 (1.34%) GitHub
5 6 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.16%) PaaS
7 4 (0.12%) Boomi
7 4 (0.12%) iPaaS
8 3 (0.093%) Office 365
9 2 (0.062%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.062%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.031%) Firebase
10 1 (0.031%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.031%) IaaS
10 1 (0.031%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.27%) Internet
2 65 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 56 (1.74%) Broadband
4 27 (0.84%) HTTP
5 12 (0.37%) Kerberos
6 9 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 8 (0.25%) RS-232
8 7 (0.22%) Intranet
9 5 (0.16%) DNS
9 5 (0.16%) SSL
10 4 (0.12%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.093%) Multicast
12 2 (0.062%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.062%) DHCP
12 2 (0.062%) Network Security
12 2 (0.062%) RFID
12 2 (0.062%) Skype
12 2 (0.062%) SMTP
13 1 (0.031%) CTI
13 1 (0.031%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2047 (63.63%) SQL Server
2 575 (17.87%) SQL Server 2014
3 180 (5.60%) MongoDB
4 131 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 130 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 106 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 104 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 96 (2.98%) Big Data
9 85 (2.64%) MySQL
10 75 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
11 73 (2.27%) NoSQL
12 70 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 43 (1.34%) RDBMS
14 34 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (0.84%) Hadoop
17 23 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (0.59%) Apache Hive
18 19 (0.59%) Impala
19 18 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 848 (26.36%) NUnit
2 592 (18.40%) Rhino Mocks
3 468 (14.55%) Moq
4 366 (11.38%) MSTest
5 365 (11.35%) Visual Studio
6 358 (11.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 275 (8.55%) Subversion
8 221 (6.87%) Git (software)
9 203 (6.31%) TeamCity
10 126 (3.92%) JIRA
11 62 (1.93%) Selenium
12 60 (1.87%) SpecFlow
13 46 (1.43%) Jenkins
14 38 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
15 24 (0.75%) WiX
16 22 (0.68%) NuGet
17 21 (0.65%) MSBuild
18 18 (0.56%) ReSharper
19 17 (0.53%) FitNesse
19 17 (0.53%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 974 (30.28%) Finance
2 432 (13.43%) Banking
3 205 (6.37%) Investment Banking
4 129 (4.01%) Front Office
5 126 (3.92%) Games
6 99 (3.08%) Telecoms
7 94 (2.92%) Marketing
8 76 (2.36%) Retail
9 60 (1.87%) Advertising
10 59 (1.83%) Back Office
11 39 (1.21%) Electronics
12 32 (0.99%) Manufacturing
13 29 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 29 (0.90%) Music Industry
14 17 (0.53%) Legal
15 13 (0.40%) Automotive
16 10 (0.31%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.28%) Local Government
17 9 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2809 (87.32%) Developer
2 1857 (57.72%) C# Developer
3 1695 (52.69%) .NET Developer
4 1022 (31.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 583 (18.12%) WPF Developer
6 525 (16.32%) C# WPF Developer
7 438 (13.62%) Software Developer
8 381 (11.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 360 (11.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 329 (10.23%) Senior Developer
11 299 (9.29%) SQL Developer
12 270 (8.39%) C# Software Developer
13 265 (8.24%) Software Engineer
14 232 (7.21%) .NET Software Developer
15 212 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 206 (6.40%) Senior C# Developer
17 182 (5.66%) Junior
18 181 (5.63%) C# Software Engineer
19 177 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
20 174 (5.41%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2824 (87.78%) .NET
2 1636 (50.85%) WCF
3 1633 (50.76%) ASP.NET
4 1100 (34.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 947 (29.44%) WinForms
6 873 (27.14%) HTML
7 859 (26.70%) .NET Framework
8 707 (21.98%) CSS
9 551 (17.13%) AngularJS
10 550 (17.10%) LINQ
11 534 (16.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 510 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 488 (15.17%) jQuery
14 449 (13.96%) Web Services
15 447 (13.89%) NHibernate
16 446 (13.86%) XML
17 445 (13.83%) Entity Framework
18 421 (13.09%) Castle Windsor
19 405 (12.59%) HTML5
20 323 (10.04%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 361 (11.22%) Computer Science
2 177 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
2 177 (5.50%) Hedge funds
3 117 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 104 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 98 (3.05%) Social Network
6 94 (2.92%) Tandem
7 84 (2.61%) Fintech
8 55 (1.71%) N-Tier
9 52 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
10 46 (1.43%) Xbox
11 45 (1.40%) Equities
11 45 (1.40%) Fixed Income
12 41 (1.27%) Derivative
12 41 (1.27%) User Experience
13 37 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 30 (0.93%) Algorithms
15 26 (0.81%) Digital TV
16 25 (0.78%) Streaming Music
17 24 (0.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 775 (24.09%) Windows
2 40 (1.24%) Android
2 40 (1.24%) Linux
3 33 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 19 (0.59%) Unix
5 9 (0.28%) Windows 10
6 8 (0.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 8 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (0.25%) Windows XP
7 7 (0.22%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.22%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.12%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.12%) Windows NT
9 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.093%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.062%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.062%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.062%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.062%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1933 (60.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1626 (50.54%) MVC
3 1327 (41.25%) TDD
4 949 (29.50%) Scrum
5 805 (25.02%) MVVM
6 724 (22.51%) OO
7 638 (19.83%) Kanban
8 608 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
9 512 (15.92%) Web Application Development
10 497 (15.45%) Software Engineering
11 476 (14.80%) Multithreading
12 471 (14.64%) Dependency Injection
13 348 (10.82%) BDD
14 308 (9.57%) Inversion of Control
15 266 (8.27%) Unit Testing
16 261 (8.11%) Web Development
17 253 (7.86%) SDLC
18 241 (7.49%) OOP
19 189 (5.88%) SOLID
20 133 (4.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3161 (98.26%) C#
2 1377 (42.80%) SQL
3 887 (27.57%) JavaScript
4 514 (15.98%) T-SQL
5 379 (11.78%) C++
6 327 (10.16%) VB.NET
7 316 (9.82%) Java
8 146 (4.54%) F#
9 145 (4.51%) VB
10 132 (4.10%) Ruby
11 131 (4.07%) XAML
12 104 (3.23%) PL/SQL
13 99 (3.08%) Python
14 82 (2.55%) C
15 72 (2.24%) TypeScript
16 59 (1.83%) VBA
17 44 (1.37%) PowerShell
18 32 (0.99%) PHP
19 19 (0.59%) VB6
20 17 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 375 (11.66%) Degree
2 11 (0.34%) ISEB
2 11 (0.34%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.28%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.25%) ISTQB
4 8 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.25%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.093%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.093%) HNC
5 3 (0.093%) MCSD
5 3 (0.093%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (0.093%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.062%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.031%) CFA
7 1 (0.031%) MCAD
7 1 (0.031%) MCP
7 1 (0.031%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (2.02%) QA
2 10 (0.31%) MiFID
3 3 (0.093%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.062%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.031%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.031%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.031%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.031%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.031%) MISRA
5 1 (0.031%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.031%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.031%) SDET
System Software
1 56 (1.74%) Docker
2 22 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.062%) Firmware
3 2 (0.062%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.062%) XenApp
4 1 (0.031%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.031%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.031%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 126 (3.92%) Kibana
2 77 (2.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 77 (2.39%) WSUS
3 4 (0.12%) logstash
4 2 (0.062%) Control-M
4 2 (0.062%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.031%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 837 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 123 (3.82%) Oracle
3 104 (3.23%) Google
4 102 (3.17%) Xamarin
5 70 (2.18%) Twitter
6 68 (2.11%) Facebook
7 47 (1.46%) Telerik
8 27 (0.84%) DevExpress
9 20 (0.62%) Bloomberg
9 20 (0.62%) Infragistics
10 15 (0.47%) IBM
11 13 (0.40%) Reuters
12 12 (0.37%) SAP
12 12 (0.37%) Solace
12 12 (0.37%) Sybase
12 12 (0.37%) Tableau
13 9 (0.28%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.28%) TOWER Software
14 6 (0.19%) Adobe
14 6 (0.19%) Sun
Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Gym, Health Care & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IGI Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £46,000 per annum plus bonus and pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-60K + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits, progression & training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday