Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 148 169
Rank change year-on-year -12 +21 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 167 211 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.69% 1.90% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.50% 5.22% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 150 195 167
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.86% -1.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3708 4044 5451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.50% 36.38% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3193 3608 4572
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,300 £59,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Yorkshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for WPF in Yorkshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Yorkshire

WPF
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire -31 115 £46,000 +2.22% 15
South Yorkshire +24 19 £42,500 +21.43% 2
North Yorkshire +10 15 £40,000 +33.33% 1
East Yorkshire +9 13 £40,000 +10.34% 2
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 166 (99.40%) C#
2 163 (97.60%) .NET
3 108 (64.67%) SQL
4 96 (57.49%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (56.89%) WCF
6 93 (55.69%) ASP.NET
7 84 (50.30%) SQL Server
8 79 (47.31%) MVC
9 74 (44.31%) Software Engineering
10 70 (41.92%) Scrum
11 68 (40.72%) JavaScript
12 56 (33.53%) Visual Studio
13 55 (32.93%) T-SQL
14 53 (31.74%) Web Services
15 49 (29.34%) MVVM
16 48 (28.74%) .NET Framework
17 47 (28.14%) HTML
17 47 (28.14%) Finance
18 44 (26.35%) WinForms
18 44 (26.35%) ASP.NET MVC
19 42 (25.15%) Microsoft
19 42 (25.15%) XML
19 42 (25.15%) CSS
20 41 (24.55%) jQuery
21 40 (23.95%) OO
21 40 (23.95%) C++
22 39 (23.35%) MSTest
23 37 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
23 37 (22.16%) NUnit
24 35 (20.96%) Silverlight

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.60%) IIS
2 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) FastStats
2 1 (0.60%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.99%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (50.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.58%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (2.40%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.80%) MySQL
4 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) Ingres
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (33.53%) Visual Studio
2 39 (23.35%) MSTest
3 37 (22.16%) NUnit
4 23 (13.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.79%) SpecFlow
6 7 (4.19%) Moq
7 5 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (2.40%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 47 (28.14%) Finance
2 20 (11.98%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.38%) Electronics
4 8 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (4.19%) Law
6 5 (2.99%) Legal
7 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.40%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
8 2 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (62.28%) Developer
2 83 (49.70%) .NET Developer
3 79 (47.31%) C# Developer
4 72 (43.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (25.15%) Software Engineer
6 39 (23.35%) Senior Developer
7 35 (20.96%) Senior C# Developer
8 33 (19.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 33 (19.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 30 (17.96%) Software Developer
10 29 (17.37%) C# Software Engineer
11 28 (16.77%) .NET Software Engineer
12 26 (15.57%) .NET Software Developer
12 26 (15.57%) C# Software Developer
13 24 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 24 (14.37%) Senior Software Developer
14 23 (13.77%) Senior .NET Software Developer
14 23 (13.77%) Senior C# Software Developer
15 20 (11.98%) ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (11.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (97.60%) .NET
2 95 (56.89%) WCF
3 93 (55.69%) ASP.NET
4 53 (31.74%) Web Services
5 48 (28.74%) .NET Framework
6 47 (28.14%) HTML
7 44 (26.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (26.35%) WinForms
8 42 (25.15%) CSS
8 42 (25.15%) XML
9 41 (24.55%) jQuery
10 35 (20.96%) Silverlight
11 34 (20.36%) SOAP
12 33 (19.76%) RESTful
13 31 (18.56%) REST
14 30 (17.96%) LINQ
15 24 (14.37%) AngularJS
15 24 (14.37%) WF
15 24 (14.37%) XSLT
16 21 (12.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.17%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.98%) User Experience
3 12 (7.19%) Digital TV
4 8 (4.79%) NHS
5 7 (4.19%) Social Network
6 6 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.78%) Windows
2 3 (1.80%) Linux
3 1 (0.60%) Unix
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (57.49%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (47.31%) MVC
3 74 (44.31%) Software Engineering
4 70 (41.92%) Scrum
5 49 (29.34%) MVVM
6 40 (23.95%) OO
7 37 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (20.96%) UML
9 28 (16.77%) TDD
10 24 (14.37%) DSDM
10 24 (14.37%) RUP
10 24 (14.37%) SDLC
10 24 (14.37%) Service Delivery
10 24 (14.37%) Use Case
11 22 (13.17%) Waterfall
12 17 (10.18%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (9.58%) Kanban
14 14 (8.38%) SOA
15 13 (7.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (7.19%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 166 (99.40%) C#
2 108 (64.67%) SQL
3 68 (40.72%) JavaScript
4 55 (32.93%) T-SQL
5 40 (23.95%) C++
6 34 (20.36%) Java
7 24 (14.37%) PL/SQL
8 9 (5.39%) XAML
9 6 (3.59%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.40%) F#
10 4 (2.40%) Ruby
11 2 (1.20%) C
11 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.20%) Python
11 2 (1.20%) VB
11 2 (1.20%) VB6
11 2 (1.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (10.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.80%) ISEB
2 3 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (2.40%) Kibana
1 4 (2.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (25.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.19%) Facebook
2 7 (4.19%) Twitter
3 6 (3.59%) Oracle
4 5 (2.99%) DevExpress
5 4 (2.40%) Capita
6 2 (1.20%) SAP