Period
to 20 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 125 124
Rank change year-on-year -24 -1 -4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 115 169 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.70% 2.23% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 6.37% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 105 159 150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +21.62% -7.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £22,500
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 2309 2653 3955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.05% 35.03% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2392 3264
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 £28,250 £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% - +8.11%

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 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 20 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 -29 76 £46,000 +2.22% 6
Bradford +20 21 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Halifax +14 10 £50,000 - 1
Wakefield +2 2 £40,000 -
Bingley - 2 £42,500 - 1
Ilkley - 1 £25,000 -
WPF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 115 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (99.13%) C#
3 79 (68.70%) SQL
4 74 (64.35%) WCF
5 65 (56.52%) ASP.NET
6 60 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (49.57%) Software Engineering
8 52 (45.22%) MVC
9 48 (41.74%) Web Services
9 48 (41.74%) T-SQL
10 45 (39.13%) JavaScript
11 44 (38.26%) Scrum
12 42 (36.52%) SQL Server
13 41 (35.65%) HTML
14 40 (34.78%) C++
15 38 (33.04%) Finance
16 37 (32.17%) XML
16 37 (32.17%) CSS
16 37 (32.17%) OO
16 37 (32.17%) jQuery
17 36 (31.30%) Visual Studio
18 35 (30.43%) UML
19 34 (29.57%) SOAP
19 34 (29.57%) Silverlight
20 32 (27.83%) .NET Framework
21 31 (26.96%) RESTful
22 30 (26.09%) REST
23 29 (25.22%) WinForms
24 28 (24.35%) Java
25 27 (23.48%) 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 4 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.87%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (36.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (31.30%) Visual Studio
2 27 (23.48%) MSTest
3 25 (21.74%) NUnit
4 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.96%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.48%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.74%) Moq
8 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 38 (33.04%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Electronics
2 13 (11.30%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.35%) Law
4 5 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.74%) Advertising
6 2 (1.74%) Marketing
7 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (48.70%) Developer
2 43 (37.39%) .NET Developer
3 40 (34.78%) Software Engineer
4 39 (33.91%) C# Developer
5 37 (32.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (24.35%) .NET Software Engineer
7 27 (23.48%) C# Software Engineer
8 25 (21.74%) Senior Developer
9 22 (19.13%) Senior C# Developer
10 20 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 20 (17.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 16 (13.91%) Software Developer
12 14 (12.17%) Senior Software Engineer
13 13 (11.30%) SQL Developer
14 12 (10.43%) .NET Software Developer
14 12 (10.43%) C# Software Developer
15 11 (9.57%) Agile C# Developer
15 11 (9.57%) Agile Developer
15 11 (9.57%) Senior Agile Developer
15 11 (9.57%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (64.35%) WCF
3 65 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 48 (41.74%) Web Services
5 41 (35.65%) HTML
6 37 (32.17%) CSS
6 37 (32.17%) jQuery
6 37 (32.17%) XML
7 34 (29.57%) Silverlight
7 34 (29.57%) SOAP
8 32 (27.83%) .NET Framework
9 31 (26.96%) RESTful
10 30 (26.09%) REST
11 29 (25.22%) WinForms
12 26 (22.61%) LINQ
13 24 (20.87%) WF
13 24 (20.87%) XSLT
14 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (17.39%) AngularJS
16 15 (13.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.43%) Digital TV
3 8 (6.96%) NHS
3 8 (6.96%) User Experience
4 2 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (49.57%) Software Engineering
3 52 (45.22%) MVC
4 44 (38.26%) Scrum
5 37 (32.17%) OO
6 35 (30.43%) UML
7 25 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (21.74%) MVVM
8 24 (20.87%) DSDM
8 24 (20.87%) RUP
8 24 (20.87%) Service Delivery
8 24 (20.87%) Use Case
9 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 12 (10.43%) SDLC
10 12 (10.43%) SOA
11 10 (8.70%) Sequence Diagram
11 10 (8.70%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.83%) Multithreading
12 9 (7.83%) TDD
13 6 (5.22%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 114 (99.13%) C#
2 79 (68.70%) SQL
3 48 (41.74%) T-SQL
4 45 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 40 (34.78%) C++
6 28 (24.35%) Java
7 24 (20.87%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.22%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.48%) F#
9 4 (3.48%) Ruby
10 2 (1.74%) C
10 2 (1.74%) Python
10 2 (1.74%) VB
10 2 (1.74%) VB6
10 2 (1.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.87%) ISEB
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (3.48%) Kibana
1 4 (3.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.35%) DevExpress
3 4 (3.48%) Capita
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) SAP