Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 156 212
Rank change year-on-year -10 +56 -84
Permanent jobs citing WPF 103 123 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.44% 1.73% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 4.47% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 99 119 95
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,900 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +13.33%

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 2,565 2,754 3,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.91% 38.78% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,297 2,435 2,882
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +3 67 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Bradford -24 10 £47,000 +10.59%
Halifax +11 9 £50,000 +81.82%
Wakefield - 5 £35,000 -
Castleford +2 3 £39,000 +11.43%
Bingley - 2 £42,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £42,500 -
WPF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 103 (100.00%) .NET
2 94 (91.26%) C#
3 75 (72.82%) SQL
4 64 (62.14%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (56.31%) WCF
6 56 (54.37%) Software Engineering
7 50 (48.54%) SQL Server
8 49 (47.57%) T-SQL
9 47 (45.63%) HTML
9 47 (45.63%) ASP.NET
10 46 (44.66%) Scrum
11 45 (43.69%) OO
12 44 (42.72%) JavaScript
13 39 (37.86%) Visual Studio
13 39 (37.86%) CSS
13 39 (37.86%) Web Services
14 38 (36.89%) XML
14 38 (36.89%) RESTful
15 35 (33.98%) MVC
16 33 (32.04%) Silverlight
17 32 (31.07%) REST
18 31 (30.10%) Finance
18 31 (30.10%) UML
18 31 (30.10%) C++
19 30 (29.13%) SOAP
19 30 (29.13%) jQuery
20 28 (27.18%) WinForms
21 27 (26.21%) Microsoft
21 27 (26.21%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (23.30%) 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 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.97%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (48.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.91%) MySQL
4 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (37.86%) Visual Studio
2 24 (23.30%) MSTest
3 22 (21.36%) NUnit
4 20 (19.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (9.71%) TeamCity
6 9 (8.74%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.94%) JIRA
9 2 (1.94%) Moq
9 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 31 (30.10%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Electronics
2 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.88%) Marketing
4 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (57.28%) Developer
2 53 (51.46%) .NET Developer
3 39 (37.86%) Software Engineer
4 35 (33.98%) C# Developer
5 34 (33.01%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (29.13%) .NET Software Engineer
7 29 (28.16%) C# Software Engineer
8 24 (23.30%) Senior Developer
9 21 (20.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 21 (20.39%) SQL Developer
10 19 (18.45%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (17.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 16 (15.53%) Software Developer
12 16 (15.53%) VB.NET Developer
13 13 (12.62%) .NET Software Developer
13 13 (12.62%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (11.65%) C# WPF Developer
14 12 (11.65%) WPF Developer
15 10 (9.71%) Agile C# Developer
15 10 (9.71%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (56.31%) WCF
3 47 (45.63%) ASP.NET
3 47 (45.63%) HTML
4 39 (37.86%) CSS
4 39 (37.86%) Web Services
5 38 (36.89%) RESTful
5 38 (36.89%) XML
6 33 (32.04%) Silverlight
7 32 (31.07%) REST
8 30 (29.13%) jQuery
8 30 (29.13%) SOAP
9 28 (27.18%) WinForms
10 21 (20.39%) LINQ
10 21 (20.39%) WF
10 21 (20.39%) XSLT
11 20 (19.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (12.62%) .NET Framework
13 13 (12.62%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.74%) Digital TV
2 9 (8.74%) NHS
3 8 (7.77%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.91%) User Experience
5 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Android
2 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (62.14%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (54.37%) Software Engineering
3 46 (44.66%) Scrum
4 45 (43.69%) OO
5 35 (33.98%) MVC
6 31 (30.10%) UML
7 27 (26.21%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (21.36%) MVVM
9 21 (20.39%) DSDM
9 21 (20.39%) RUP
9 21 (20.39%) Service Delivery
9 21 (20.39%) Use Case
10 20 (19.42%) SDLC
11 18 (17.48%) Multithreading
12 13 (12.62%) TDD
13 12 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (9.71%) SOA
15 9 (8.74%) Sequence Diagram
15 9 (8.74%) Waterfall
16 8 (7.77%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 94 (91.26%) C#
2 75 (72.82%) SQL
3 49 (47.57%) T-SQL
4 44 (42.72%) JavaScript
5 31 (30.10%) C++
6 23 (22.33%) Java
7 21 (20.39%) PL/SQL
8 19 (18.45%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.83%) F#
9 6 (5.83%) Ruby
10 3 (2.91%) XAML
11 2 (1.94%) Python
11 2 (1.94%) VB
11 2 (1.94%) VB6
12 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (5.83%) Kibana
1 6 (5.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (26.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.88%) Capita
3 4 (3.88%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.97%) SAP
4 1 (0.97%) VMware