The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 95 89
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.10% 0.076% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.05% 0.23% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 10
Median salary £37,500 £19,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +97.36% -49.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £19,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 361 438 451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 36.17% 33.44% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 332 395 365
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,431
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

WPF
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for WPF in Wales

WPF
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Wales

WPF
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
South Wales +23 5 £35,000 +84.21%
North Wales - 4 £37,500 - 1
West Wales - 2 £40,000 -
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for WPF.

1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 25 (86.21%) C#
3 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
4 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 19 (65.52%) WCF
6 17 (58.62%) MVC
7 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
7 13 (44.83%) MVVM
8 12 (41.38%) Windows
9 11 (37.93%) TDD
9 11 (37.93%) Scrum
9 11 (37.93%) RESTful
9 11 (37.93%) Entity Framework
9 11 (37.93%) Kanban
9 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
10 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (34.48%) WinForms
10 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
11 9 (31.03%) Web Application Development
11 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
12 8 (27.59%) Web Services
13 7 (24.14%) SQL
13 7 (24.14%) Node.js
13 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
13 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (20.69%) BDD

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Broadband
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Power BI
4 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Moq
2 5 (17.24%) MSTest
2 5 (17.24%) NUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (13.79%) Mercurial
3 4 (13.79%) Subversion
4 3 (10.34%) Android Studio
4 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.34%) Xcode
5 2 (6.90%) GitLab
6 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (13.79%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) .NET Developer
3 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) CRM Officer
4 4 (13.79%) Development Officer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Telecoms Developer
6 2 (6.90%) ASP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 19 (65.52%) WCF
4 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (37.93%) Entity Framework
4 11 (37.93%) RESTful
5 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
5 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (34.48%) WinForms
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) Node.js
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (17.24%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (17.24%) Ninject
9 5 (17.24%) Spring.NET
9 5 (17.24%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (17.24%) XML
10 4 (13.79%) HTML
10 4 (13.79%) JSON
10 4 (13.79%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.24%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.45%) EPoS
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (3.45%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) MVC
3 13 (44.83%) MVVM
4 11 (37.93%) Kanban
4 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 11 (37.93%) TDD
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (31.03%) Web Application Development
6 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) BDD
7 6 (20.69%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (17.24%) Web Development
9 4 (13.79%) CRM
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) OOP
9 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
9 4 (13.79%) Use Case
10 3 (10.34%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) VB
4 5 (17.24%) C
4 5 (17.24%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) Ruby
4 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) ES6
5 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) Fortran
6 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.45%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.45%) IEC 62304
2 1 (3.45%) MISRA
2 1 (3.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.90%) IFS
Flintshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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