Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 143 142
Rank change year-on-year +41 -1 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 35 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.69% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.81% 1.39% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 11
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 728 1005 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.05% 38.00% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 663 908 898
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
South Wales +44 18 £25,000 -5.66%
North Wales - 16 £40,000 - 1
West Wales -23 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
WPF
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) ASP.NET
3 32 (91.43%) MVC
4 29 (82.86%) SQL Server
4 29 (82.86%) WCF
5 28 (80.00%) C#
6 24 (68.57%) .NET Framework
7 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (60.00%) Entity Framework
8 21 (60.00%) TDD
9 20 (57.14%) Web Application Development
10 17 (48.57%) BDD
10 17 (48.57%) RESTful
10 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (48.57%) Ruby
11 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2016
13 12 (34.29%) WinForms
14 11 (31.43%) Marketing
14 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
14 11 (31.43%) Web Services
14 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
14 11 (31.43%) Code First Entity Framework
14 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
14 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
14 11 (31.43%) Node.js
15 9 (25.71%) Kanban
15 9 (25.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (17.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (82.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.57%) Moq
3 3 (8.57%) MSTest
3 3 (8.57%) NUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (31.43%) Marketing
2 8 (22.86%) Games
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 25 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 11 (31.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Graduate
4 10 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Junior
5 9 (25.71%) Junior .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Junior Developer
6 5 (14.29%) CRM Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (8.57%) CRM Officer
7 3 (8.57%) Development Officer
8 2 (5.71%) Internet Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) ASP.NET
3 29 (82.86%) WCF
4 24 (68.57%) .NET Framework
5 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (60.00%) Entity Framework
7 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (48.57%) RESTful
8 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 12 (34.29%) WinForms
10 11 (31.43%) Code First Entity Framework
10 11 (31.43%) Node.js
10 11 (31.43%) Web Services
11 9 (25.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
12 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (17.14%) MSMQ
13 4 (11.43%) CSS
13 4 (11.43%) HTML
14 3 (8.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) MVC
2 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (60.00%) TDD
4 20 (57.14%) Web Application Development
5 17 (48.57%) BDD
6 9 (25.71%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (25.71%) Kanban
7 8 (22.86%) CRM
7 8 (22.86%) ITIL
8 7 (20.00%) MVVM
8 7 (20.00%) Web Development
9 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.57%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (8.57%) Scrum
11 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.71%) Project Management
12 1 (2.86%) Coaching
12 1 (2.86%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) Ruby
3 6 (17.14%) F#
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Google