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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 117 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 1.51% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 4.91% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 17
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
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
683 652 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.40% 30.77% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 604 607 445
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 1 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 60 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (95.00%) .NET
3 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
4 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET
5 34 (56.67%) WCF
6 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
7 24 (40.00%) SQL
8 19 (31.67%) Windows
9 18 (30.00%) OO
10 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 16 (26.67%) LINQ
11 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
12 14 (23.33%) WinForms
13 13 (21.67%) Web Services
14 12 (20.00%) HTML
14 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 10 (16.67%) VB.NET
15 10 (16.67%) Windows 8
16 9 (15.00%) HTML5
16 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
16 9 (15.00%) MVC
16 9 (15.00%) XAML
17 8 (13.33%) Workflow
17 8 (13.33%) Silverlight
17 8 (13.33%) Windows Phone
17 8 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
18 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (11.67%) Law
18 7 (11.67%) Scrum

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (26.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) NUnit
2 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.67%) Law
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.33%) Automotive
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (56.67%) C# Developer
3 33 (55.00%) .NET Developer
4 21 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (28.33%) Senior Developer
7 16 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Applications Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
12 2 (3.33%) Programmer
12 2 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (95.00%) .NET
2 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET
3 34 (56.67%) WCF
4 16 (26.67%) LINQ
5 14 (23.33%) WinForms
6 13 (21.67%) Web Services
7 12 (20.00%) HTML
8 9 (15.00%) HTML5
8 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.33%) Silverlight
10 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (11.67%) XML
11 6 (10.00%) XSLT
12 5 (8.33%) NHibernate
13 3 (5.00%) CSS
14 2 (3.33%) SOAP
14 2 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) iPhone
1 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.00%) iPad
2 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.00%) Physics
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) OO
2 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (15.00%) MVC
5 8 (13.33%) Workflow
5 8 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) Scrum
7 6 (10.00%) UML
7 6 (10.00%) B2B
7 6 (10.00%) CRM
7 6 (10.00%) TDD
7 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.00%) Logistics
8 3 (5.00%) ETRM
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.33%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.33%) Information Architecture
9 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 9 (15.00%) XAML
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.00%) VB
6 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) MCP
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (3.33%) ION Trading
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