Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 126 130
Rank change year-on-year -33 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 110 172 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.62% 2.24% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 6.38% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 101 162 150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +21.62% -7.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £22,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +14.86% -1.33%

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 2303 2694 3973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 33.95% 35.04% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2018 2425 3278
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 17 November 2017.

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 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
Leeds -19 74 £46,750 +3.89% 6
Bradford +17 19 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Halifax +13 10 £50,000 - 1
Wakefield +3 3 £40,000 -
Ilkley - 1 £25,000 -
Bingley - 1 £42,500 -
WPF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 110 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (99.09%) C#
3 76 (69.09%) SQL
4 72 (65.45%) WCF
5 62 (56.36%) ASP.NET
6 57 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 50 (45.45%) MVC
9 47 (42.73%) Web Services
10 46 (41.82%) T-SQL
11 43 (39.09%) JavaScript
12 42 (38.18%) Scrum
13 40 (36.36%) HTML
14 39 (35.45%) SQL Server
15 38 (34.55%) C++
15 38 (34.55%) Finance
16 37 (33.64%) CSS
16 37 (33.64%) jQuery
17 36 (32.73%) XML
18 35 (31.82%) UML
18 35 (31.82%) Visual Studio
19 34 (30.91%) SOAP
20 33 (30.00%) OO
20 33 (30.00%) Silverlight
21 32 (29.09%) .NET Framework
22 29 (26.36%) WinForms
22 29 (26.36%) REST
23 28 (25.45%) RESTful
24 27 (24.55%) Java
25 26 (23.64%) LINQ

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 2 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.91%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (35.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 26 (23.64%) MSTest
3 25 (22.73%) NUnit
4 10 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (7.27%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.91%) Moq
7 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Electronics
2 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.55%) Law
4 5 (4.55%) Legal
5 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 2 (1.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (49.09%) Developer
2 41 (37.27%) .NET Developer
3 39 (35.45%) C# Developer
4 37 (33.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 37 (33.64%) Software Engineer
5 26 (23.64%) .NET Software Engineer
5 26 (23.64%) C# Software Engineer
6 24 (21.82%) Senior Developer
7 21 (19.09%) Senior C# Developer
8 19 (17.27%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (17.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 16 (14.55%) Software Developer
10 13 (11.82%) SQL Developer
11 12 (10.91%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (10.91%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (10.91%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
12 11 (10.00%) Agile Developer
12 11 (10.00%) Development Manager
12 11 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (65.45%) WCF
3 62 (56.36%) ASP.NET
4 47 (42.73%) Web Services
5 40 (36.36%) HTML
6 37 (33.64%) CSS
6 37 (33.64%) jQuery
7 36 (32.73%) XML
8 34 (30.91%) SOAP
9 33 (30.00%) Silverlight
10 32 (29.09%) .NET Framework
11 29 (26.36%) REST
11 29 (26.36%) WinForms
12 28 (25.45%) RESTful
13 26 (23.64%) LINQ
14 24 (21.82%) WF
14 24 (21.82%) XSLT
15 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (16.36%) AngularJS
17 15 (13.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.00%) Digital TV
3 8 (7.27%) NHS
3 8 (7.27%) User Experience
4 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.27%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 50 (45.45%) MVC
4 42 (38.18%) Scrum
5 35 (31.82%) UML
6 33 (30.00%) OO
7 25 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (22.73%) MVVM
8 24 (21.82%) DSDM
8 24 (21.82%) RUP
8 24 (21.82%) Service Delivery
8 24 (21.82%) Use Case
9 13 (11.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 12 (10.91%) SDLC
10 12 (10.91%) SOA
11 10 (9.09%) Sequence Diagram
11 10 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.45%) Multithreading
12 6 (5.45%) TDD
13 5 (4.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 109 (99.09%) C#
2 76 (69.09%) SQL
3 46 (41.82%) T-SQL
4 43 (39.09%) JavaScript
5 38 (34.55%) C++
6 27 (24.55%) Java
7 24 (21.82%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.45%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.82%) F#
9 2 (1.82%) Ruby
9 2 (1.82%) X++
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) Python
10 1 (0.91%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.91%) ISEB
3 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (1.82%) Kibana
1 2 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) DevExpress
3 4 (3.64%) Capita
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle
5 1 (0.91%) SAP