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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 74 83 105
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Permanent jobs citing WPF 56 39 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.04% 2.06% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.68% 7.28% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 55 35 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
645 536 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.05% 28.33% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 565 468 564
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 3 June 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 77 (96.25%) .NET
2 74 (92.50%) C#
3 61 (76.25%) WCF
4 45 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 43 (53.75%) SQL Server
6 42 (52.50%) HTML
7 39 (48.75%) JavaScript
8 38 (47.50%) CSS
9 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
10 29 (36.25%) SQL
11 28 (35.00%) Computer Science
12 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (32.50%) Degree
14 24 (30.00%) VB.NET
15 23 (28.75%) Visual Studio
16 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce
16 21 (26.25%) Silverlight
17 19 (23.75%) LINQ
17 19 (23.75%) T-SQL
18 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
19 17 (21.25%) PowerShell
19 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
20 16 (20.00%) XML
21 15 (18.75%) MySQL
21 15 (18.75%) MVC
22 14 (17.50%) Finance
22 14 (17.50%) Scrum
22 14 (17.50%) WinForms
23 11 (13.75%) Project Management
23 11 (13.75%) jQuery

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (5.00%) IIS
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (53.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) MySQL
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.25%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.25%) NUnit
4 4 (5.00%) MSTest
4 4 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (5.00%) Moq
4 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.25%) Hudson
General
1 14 (17.50%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Law
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Automotive
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (88.75%) Developer
2 43 (53.75%) C# Developer
3 41 (51.25%) .NET Developer
4 29 (36.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (23.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Junior
9 7 (8.75%) Lead Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Technical Leader
9 7 (8.75%) Junior Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Development Manager
10 5 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
10 5 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
11 3 (3.75%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (3.75%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (96.25%) .NET
2 61 (76.25%) WCF
3 45 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 42 (52.50%) HTML
5 38 (47.50%) CSS
6 21 (26.25%) Silverlight
7 19 (23.75%) LINQ
8 16 (20.00%) XML
9 14 (17.50%) WinForms
10 11 (13.75%) jQuery
11 9 (11.25%) HTML5
12 7 (8.75%) XSLT
12 7 (8.75%) SOAP
13 6 (7.50%) .NET Framework
13 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (6.25%) Web Services
15 4 (5.00%) Spring.NET
15 4 (5.00%) CSLA
15 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.75%) iPhone
3 3 (3.75%) iPad
4 2 (2.50%) PMI
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce
3 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
4 15 (18.75%) MVC
5 14 (17.50%) Scrum
6 11 (13.75%) Project Management
7 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.25%) TDD
8 9 (11.25%) Software Delivery
9 8 (10.00%) OO
10 7 (8.75%) CRM
10 7 (8.75%) UML
10 7 (8.75%) MVVM
10 7 (8.75%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.50%) Workflow
11 6 (7.50%) Web Application Development
12 4 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 74 (92.50%) C#
2 39 (48.75%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.25%) SQL
4 24 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 19 (23.75%) T-SQL
6 17 (21.25%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.50%) PHP
7 6 (7.50%) Java
8 2 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (32.50%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.00%) MCSD
4 3 (3.75%) MCP
5 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) GUPTA
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (3.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.25%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago