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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 76 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 47 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.40% 1.64% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.53% 5.47% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 25
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
624 640 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.89% 30.05% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 564 549 606
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 97 (95.10%) C#
2 89 (87.25%) .NET
3 68 (66.67%) WCF
4 54 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 54 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 45 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (39.22%) HTML
6 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
7 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
8 38 (37.25%) CSS
9 32 (31.37%) SQL
10 29 (28.43%) Visual Studio
10 29 (28.43%) Computer Science
11 25 (24.51%) Degree
12 23 (22.55%) WinForms
13 22 (21.57%) MVC
13 22 (21.57%) Software Engineering
13 22 (21.57%) VB.NET
13 22 (21.57%) Mentoring
14 21 (20.59%) Scrum
15 20 (19.61%) Finance
15 20 (19.61%) LINQ
15 20 (19.61%) SharePoint
16 18 (17.65%) Silverlight
16 18 (17.65%) T-SQL
17 17 (16.67%) E-Commerce
17 17 (16.67%) PowerShell
18 16 (15.69%) MySQL
18 16 (15.69%) MVVM
19 13 (12.75%) Windows

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 20 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) Node.js
3 4 (3.92%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.98%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.98%) Revit
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.69%) MySQL
3 13 (12.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.86%) SQLite
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.96%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (28.43%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.90%) Subversion
3 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.92%) NUnit
4 4 (3.92%) MSTest
4 4 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (3.92%) Moq
General
1 20 (19.61%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Games
3 7 (6.86%) Law
4 5 (4.90%) Publishing
5 4 (3.92%) Legal
6 2 (1.96%) Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Front Office
7 1 (0.98%) Back Office
7 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (84.31%) Developer
2 44 (43.14%) .NET Developer
2 44 (43.14%) C# Developer
3 27 (26.47%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (19.61%) Software Developer
5 19 (18.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (18.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (12.75%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.80%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Lead Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Junior
8 8 (7.84%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Technical Leader
10 6 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (5.88%) Development Manager
11 5 (4.90%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Junior C# Developer
11 5 (4.90%) Junior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.90%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.90%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (87.25%) .NET
2 68 (66.67%) WCF
3 54 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 40 (39.22%) HTML
5 38 (37.25%) CSS
6 23 (22.55%) WinForms
7 20 (19.61%) LINQ
8 18 (17.65%) Silverlight
9 13 (12.75%) XML
10 11 (10.78%) jQuery
11 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (7.84%) HTML5
13 7 (6.86%) AngularJS
13 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
13 7 (6.86%) SOAP
14 6 (5.88%) Web Services
14 6 (5.88%) XSLT
15 4 (3.92%) Spring.NET
15 4 (3.92%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.84%) User Experience
3 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.92%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.94%) iPad
4 3 (2.94%) iPhone
5 2 (1.96%) PMI
6 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Windows
2 8 (7.84%) Android
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.57%) MVC
2 22 (21.57%) Software Engineering
2 22 (21.57%) Mentoring
3 21 (20.59%) Scrum
4 17 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 16 (15.69%) MVVM
6 13 (12.75%) Project Management
7 11 (10.78%) OO
8 9 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.82%) Software Delivery
9 8 (7.84%) TDD
10 7 (6.86%) Android Development
11 6 (5.88%) Web Application Development
11 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (5.88%) Change Management
11 6 (5.88%) UML
12 5 (4.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 97 (95.10%) C#
2 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 32 (31.37%) SQL
4 22 (21.57%) VB.NET
5 18 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 17 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.86%) Java
8 6 (5.88%) PHP
9 3 (2.94%) VB
10 1 (0.98%) XAML
10 1 (0.98%) Delphi
10 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.92%) MCSD
4 2 (1.96%) MCP
4 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.82%) GUPTA
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle
4 5 (4.90%) Google
5 3 (2.94%) Apple
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