The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 79 101 73
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Permanent jobs citing WPF 36 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.98% 0.98% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.17% 2.87% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 22
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
502 593 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.67% 34.10% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 438 530 439
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WPF
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WPF Salary Trend in Birmingham

WPF
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (78.33%) .NET
3 42 (70.00%) WCF
4 36 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 27 (45.00%) SQL
6 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 24 (40.00%) HTML
7 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 20 (33.33%) HTML5
9 18 (30.00%) Silverlight
10 15 (25.00%) MVVM
11 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (21.67%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
13 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 11 (18.33%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (18.33%) Banking
14 11 (18.33%) JSON
15 9 (15.00%) Scrum
16 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
16 8 (13.33%) Degree
16 8 (13.33%) iPad
16 8 (13.33%) iPhone
16 8 (13.33%) Apple
16 8 (13.33%) B2B
16 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
16 8 (13.33%) CRM
16 8 (13.33%) MCP
17 7 (11.67%) UML
17 7 (11.67%) Epicor

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) NUnit
1 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) MSTest
3 1 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.67%) Moq
General
1 11 (18.33%) Banking
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (88.33%) Developer
2 40 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 25 (41.67%) .NET Developer
4 21 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.33%) WPF Developer
8 5 (8.33%) C# Architect
8 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Graduate
11 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 1 (1.67%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (78.33%) .NET
2 42 (70.00%) WCF
3 36 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (40.00%) HTML
5 20 (33.33%) HTML5
6 18 (30.00%) Silverlight
7 11 (18.33%) JSON
8 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.33%) LINQ
11 4 (6.67%) CSS
11 4 (6.67%) WinForms
11 4 (6.67%) jQuery
12 3 (5.00%) Web Services
13 2 (3.33%) NHibernate
13 2 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (3.33%) Castle Windsor
13 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 1 (1.67%) Unity DI Container
14 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) iPad
1 8 (13.33%) iPhone
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.33%) Physics
5 2 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) MVVM
2 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.00%) Scrum
6 8 (13.33%) B2B
6 8 (13.33%) CRM
7 7 (11.67%) UML
7 7 (11.67%) ERP
7 7 (11.67%) MVC
8 5 (8.33%) OO
8 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.67%) OOP
9 4 (6.67%) Web Development
9 4 (6.67%) TDD
9 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.67%) Information Architecture
10 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
11 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (45.00%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
1 8 (13.33%) MCP
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Apple
3 7 (11.67%) Epicor
4 3 (5.00%) Remedy
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago