Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 195 174
Rank change year-on-year +3 -21 -32
Permanent jobs citing WPF 59 80 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.90% 1.13% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 2.96% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 78 117
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +28.57%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,373 2,706 3,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.35% 38.09% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,075 2,369 2,623
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £59,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in West Yorkshire

WPF
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WPF in West Yorkshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in West Yorkshire

WPF
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Leeds +6 36 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Wakefield +3 9 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Huddersfield +11 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Bradford +10 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Castleford - 1 £22,500 - 2
Wetherby - 1 £35,000 - 1
WPF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 58 (98.31%) .NET
2 56 (94.92%) C#
3 45 (76.27%) SQL
4 35 (59.32%) ASP.NET
5 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
7 32 (54.24%) T-SQL
7 32 (54.24%) OO
8 31 (52.54%) HTML
9 29 (49.15%) Software Engineering
9 29 (49.15%) RESTful
10 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
11 26 (44.07%) Silverlight
11 26 (44.07%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (42.37%) CSS
12 25 (42.37%) Web Services
13 24 (40.68%) Scrum
13 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
13 24 (40.68%) WCF
14 22 (37.29%) jQuery
14 22 (37.29%) MVVM
14 22 (37.29%) XML
15 21 (35.59%) WinForms
15 21 (35.59%) Finance
15 21 (35.59%) SOAP
15 21 (35.59%) LINQ
16 20 (33.90%) MVC
17 19 (32.20%) Service Delivery
17 19 (32.20%) UML
17 19 (32.20%) XSLT

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) MySQL
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) MSTest
1 19 (32.20%) NUnit
2 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.39%) JIRA
7 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Developer
2 25 (42.37%) .NET Software Engineer
2 25 (42.37%) C# Software Engineer
2 25 (42.37%) Software Engineer
3 22 (37.29%) .NET Developer
4 19 (32.20%) C# Developer
5 12 (20.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.25%) C# WPF Developer
6 9 (15.25%) WPF Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (10.17%) WinForms Developer
9 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.47%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 3 (5.08%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (98.31%) .NET
2 35 (59.32%) ASP.NET
3 31 (52.54%) HTML
4 29 (49.15%) RESTful
5 26 (44.07%) Silverlight
6 25 (42.37%) CSS
6 25 (42.37%) Web Services
7 24 (40.68%) WCF
8 22 (37.29%) jQuery
8 22 (37.29%) XML
9 21 (35.59%) LINQ
9 21 (35.59%) SOAP
9 21 (35.59%) WinForms
10 19 (32.20%) WF
10 19 (32.20%) XSLT
11 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (13.56%) REST
14 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
15 4 (6.78%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) EPoS
2 6 (10.17%) Graphic Design
2 6 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (54.24%) OO
3 29 (49.15%) Software Engineering
4 26 (44.07%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (40.68%) Scrum
6 22 (37.29%) MVVM
7 20 (33.90%) MVC
8 19 (32.20%) DSDM
8 19 (32.20%) RUP
8 19 (32.20%) Service Delivery
8 19 (32.20%) UML
8 19 (32.20%) Use Case
9 10 (16.95%) Multithreading
10 9 (15.25%) Concurrent Programming
11 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (11.86%) OOP
12 7 (11.86%) Web Development
13 6 (10.17%) Android Development
13 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
14 5 (8.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (94.92%) C#
2 45 (76.27%) SQL
3 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
4 32 (54.24%) T-SQL
5 19 (32.20%) C++
5 19 (32.20%) Java
5 19 (32.20%) PL/SQL
6 16 (27.12%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.17%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 6 (10.17%) PHP
8 3 (5.08%) XAML
9 1 (1.69%) VB
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.69%) SAP