The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 129 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
-39 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 36 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.42% 1.70% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 5.44% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 9
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
657 662 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.63% 31.20% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 586 619 416
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 57 (100.00%) C#
2 54 (94.74%) .NET
3 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
4 39 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 31 (54.39%) WCF
6 24 (42.11%) SQL
6 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 17 (29.82%) OO
7 17 (29.82%) Windows
8 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (24.56%) WinForms
9 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
9 14 (24.56%) LINQ
10 13 (22.81%) SharePoint
10 13 (22.81%) HTML
11 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
12 11 (19.30%) Web Services
13 10 (17.54%) MVC
13 10 (17.54%) Windows 8
14 9 (15.79%) Silverlight
14 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
14 9 (15.79%) HTML5
14 9 (15.79%) XAML
15 8 (14.04%) Workflow
15 8 (14.04%) Scrum
15 8 (14.04%) CRM
15 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
15 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (14.04%) Windows Phone
15 8 (14.04%) Technical Analysis

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (22.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 7 (12.28%) Law
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (56.14%) C# Developer
3 30 (52.63%) .NET Developer
4 18 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (24.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (22.81%) Senior Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
9 4 (7.02%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.51%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (3.51%) Graduate
11 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.51%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (94.74%) .NET
2 39 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 31 (54.39%) WCF
4 14 (24.56%) LINQ
4 14 (24.56%) WinForms
5 13 (22.81%) HTML
6 11 (19.30%) Web Services
7 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 9 (15.79%) Silverlight
7 9 (15.79%) HTML5
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (12.28%) XML
10 6 (10.53%) XSLT
11 4 (7.02%) CSS
12 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
13 2 (3.51%) SOAP
13 2 (3.51%) REST
14 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.53%) iPhone
1 6 (10.53%) iPad
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 10 (17.54%) Windows 8
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) OO
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 10 (17.54%) MVC
5 8 (14.04%) CRM
5 8 (14.04%) Workflow
5 8 (14.04%) Scrum
5 8 (14.04%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (10.53%) UML
6 6 (10.53%) B2B
7 4 (7.02%) TDD
8 3 (5.26%) Logistics
8 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.26%) ETRM
9 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.51%) Information Architecture
9 2 (3.51%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (42.11%) SQL
3 9 (15.79%) XAML
4 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
5 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) VB
7 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) MCP
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (3.51%) ION Trading
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