Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 127 172
Rank change year-on-year -1 +45 -74
Permanent jobs citing WPF 134 160 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.01% 2.19% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.79% 6.27% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 151 109
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 2,313 2,551 3,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.76% 34.85% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,051 2,280 3,088
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -5 83 £46,000 +2.22% 7
Bradford +7 24 £45,000 +9.09%
Halifax +17 15 £50,000 -
Castleford +6 3 £39,000 +11.43%
Bingley - 2 £42,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £42,500 -
WPF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 134 (100.00%) .NET
2 128 (95.52%) C#
3 97 (72.39%) SQL
4 86 (64.18%) WCF
5 68 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (49.25%) Software Engineering
7 63 (47.01%) ASP.NET
8 56 (41.79%) SQL Server
8 56 (41.79%) T-SQL
9 54 (40.30%) Visual Studio
10 53 (39.55%) MVC
11 49 (36.57%) Scrum
12 48 (35.82%) HTML
13 47 (35.07%) JavaScript
13 47 (35.07%) Web Services
14 46 (34.33%) REST
15 44 (32.84%) CSS
16 42 (31.34%) XML
17 41 (30.60%) C++
18 40 (29.85%) Finance
19 39 (29.10%) OO
20 38 (28.36%) UML
20 38 (28.36%) jQuery
21 37 (27.61%) SOAP
22 34 (25.37%) WinForms
22 34 (25.37%) Silverlight
23 32 (23.88%) RESTful
24 31 (23.13%) .NET Framework
25 28 (20.90%) Microsoft
26 25 (18.66%) MSTest

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 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.75%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (41.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (40.30%) Visual Studio
2 25 (18.66%) MSTest
3 23 (17.16%) NUnit
4 20 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (8.96%) SpecFlow
6 7 (5.22%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.49%) Moq
9 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 40 (29.85%) Finance
2 16 (11.94%) Electronics
2 16 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.73%) Law
4 5 (3.73%) Legal
5 2 (1.49%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (57.46%) Developer
2 62 (46.27%) .NET Developer
3 50 (37.31%) C# Developer
4 49 (36.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (31.34%) Software Engineer
6 33 (24.63%) Senior Developer
7 28 (20.90%) Senior C# Developer
8 27 (20.15%) .NET Software Engineer
8 27 (20.15%) Senior .NET Developer
8 27 (20.15%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 27 (20.15%) SQL Developer
9 26 (19.40%) C# Software Engineer
9 26 (19.40%) Software Developer
10 20 (14.93%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (14.93%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (12.69%) Senior Software Developer
11 17 (12.69%) Senior Software Engineer
12 16 (11.94%) Agile C# Developer
12 16 (11.94%) Agile Developer
12 16 (11.94%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (64.18%) WCF
3 63 (47.01%) ASP.NET
4 48 (35.82%) HTML
5 47 (35.07%) Web Services
6 46 (34.33%) REST
7 44 (32.84%) CSS
8 42 (31.34%) XML
9 38 (28.36%) jQuery
10 37 (27.61%) SOAP
11 34 (25.37%) Silverlight
11 34 (25.37%) WinForms
12 32 (23.88%) RESTful
13 31 (23.13%) .NET Framework
14 22 (16.42%) LINQ
14 22 (16.42%) WF
14 22 (16.42%) XSLT
15 21 (15.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (14.18%) AngularJS
17 17 (12.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (11.19%) Digital TV
3 12 (8.96%) NHS
4 9 (6.72%) User Experience
5 5 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.70%) Windows
2 1 (0.75%) Android
2 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (49.25%) Software Engineering
3 53 (39.55%) MVC
4 49 (36.57%) Scrum
5 39 (29.10%) OO
6 38 (28.36%) UML
7 24 (17.91%) MVVM
8 23 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (17.16%) SDLC
9 22 (16.42%) DSDM
9 22 (16.42%) RUP
9 22 (16.42%) Service Delivery
9 22 (16.42%) Use Case
10 16 (11.94%) SOA
11 15 (11.19%) Sequence Diagram
11 15 (11.19%) Waterfall
12 12 (8.96%) Multithreading
13 11 (8.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (7.46%) TDD
15 8 (5.97%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (95.52%) C#
2 97 (72.39%) SQL
3 56 (41.79%) T-SQL
4 47 (35.07%) JavaScript
5 41 (30.60%) C++
6 24 (17.91%) Java
7 22 (16.42%) PL/SQL
8 16 (11.94%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.48%) F#
9 6 (4.48%) Ruby
10 3 (2.24%) XAML
11 2 (1.49%) C
11 2 (1.49%) Python
11 2 (1.49%) VB
11 2 (1.49%) VB6
11 2 (1.49%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (11.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (4.48%) Kibana
1 6 (4.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) DevExpress
3 5 (3.73%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.99%) Capita
5 1 (0.75%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) VMware