Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 169 147
Rank change year-on-year 0 -22 -25
Permanent jobs citing WPF 51 86 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.94% 1.32% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 3.79% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 46 79 139
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £31,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,375 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +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 1,968 2,270 2,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.14% 34.77% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,636 1,971 2,373
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £29,625 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -9 23 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Wakefield -5 7 £40,000 - 5
Huddersfield - 7 £35,000 -
Bradford +14 5 £45,000 - 2
Castleford - 1 £22,500 -
Wetherby - 1 £35,000 -
WPF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 51 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (98.04%) .NET
3 41 (80.39%) SQL
4 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
5 31 (60.78%) ASP.NET
6 29 (56.86%) WCF
7 27 (52.94%) HTML
8 26 (50.98%) CSS
8 26 (50.98%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (47.06%) Web Services
9 24 (47.06%) T-SQL
10 23 (45.10%) MVVM
10 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (41.18%) RESTful
11 21 (41.18%) MVC
12 20 (39.22%) jQuery
13 19 (37.25%) LINQ
13 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
13 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
13 19 (37.25%) Finance
13 19 (37.25%) SOAP
13 19 (37.25%) OO
14 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
14 18 (35.29%) Scrum
15 17 (33.33%) Use Case
15 17 (33.33%) WF
15 17 (33.33%) Silverlight
15 17 (33.33%) NUnit
15 17 (33.33%) MSTest
15 17 (33.33%) Service Delivery

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.76%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (11.76%) MySQL
3 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MSTest
1 17 (33.33%) NUnit
2 13 (25.49%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Games
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) .NET Software Engineer
2 18 (35.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 18 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
4 10 (19.61%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (5.88%) WPF Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Software Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (98.04%) .NET
2 31 (60.78%) ASP.NET
3 29 (56.86%) WCF
4 27 (52.94%) HTML
5 26 (50.98%) CSS
6 24 (47.06%) Web Services
7 21 (41.18%) RESTful
8 20 (39.22%) jQuery
9 19 (37.25%) LINQ
9 19 (37.25%) SOAP
10 17 (33.33%) Silverlight
10 17 (33.33%) WF
10 17 (33.33%) XML
10 17 (33.33%) XSLT
11 11 (21.57%) WinForms
12 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
13 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (15.69%) .NET Core
15 6 (11.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) EPoS
2 6 (11.76%) EFT
2 6 (11.76%) Graphic Design
3 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (45.10%) MVVM
3 21 (41.18%) MVC
4 19 (37.25%) OO
4 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
5 18 (35.29%) Scrum
6 17 (33.33%) DSDM
6 17 (33.33%) RUP
6 17 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 17 (33.33%) UML
6 17 (33.33%) Use Case
7 9 (17.65%) Web Development
8 7 (13.73%) OOP
9 6 (11.76%) Android Development
9 6 (11.76%) DevOps
9 6 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (11.76%) SOLID
10 4 (7.84%) TDD
11 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (80.39%) SQL
3 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
4 24 (47.06%) T-SQL
5 17 (33.33%) C++
5 17 (33.33%) Java
5 17 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 11 (21.57%) VB.NET
7 6 (11.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 6 (11.76%) PHP
7 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 6 (11.76%) Python
7 6 (11.76%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.88%) XAML
9 1 (1.96%) F#
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) SAP