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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 107 88 68
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 1.83% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 5.96% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 27
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
568 570 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.75% 30.76% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 536 512 514
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 22 December 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 43 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (88.37%) .NET
3 28 (65.12%) ASP.NET
4 27 (62.79%) SQL
5 23 (53.49%) WCF
6 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
7 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
7 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (37.21%) Windows
9 15 (34.88%) Scrum
10 14 (32.56%) CRM
11 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
11 13 (30.23%) HTML
12 12 (27.91%) OO
13 11 (25.58%) WinForms
13 11 (25.58%) Windows 8
14 10 (23.26%) HTML5
14 10 (23.26%) iPad
14 10 (23.26%) iPhone
14 10 (23.26%) MCP
14 10 (23.26%) B2B
14 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (23.26%) Apple
14 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
15 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
15 9 (20.93%) TDD
15 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
16 7 (16.28%) Technical Analysis
16 7 (16.28%) Silverlight
16 7 (16.28%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) NUnit
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (6.98%) Law
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Automotive
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) .NET Developer
2 19 (44.19%) C# Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
4 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Junior
8 2 (4.65%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) WPF Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Graduate
8 2 (4.65%) Silverlight Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (88.37%) .NET
2 28 (65.12%) ASP.NET
3 23 (53.49%) WCF
4 13 (30.23%) HTML
5 11 (25.58%) WinForms
6 10 (23.26%) HTML5
7 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
8 7 (16.28%) Silverlight
9 6 (13.95%) CSS
10 5 (11.63%) Web Services
11 4 (9.30%) LINQ
11 4 (9.30%) jQuery
12 3 (6.98%) CSS3
12 3 (6.98%) XML
12 3 (6.98%) XSLT
12 3 (6.98%) NHibernate
13 2 (4.65%) Ajax
13 2 (4.65%) WF
13 2 (4.65%) DirectX
13 2 (4.65%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) iPhone
1 10 (23.26%) iPad
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Scrum
3 14 (32.56%) CRM
4 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
5 12 (27.91%) OO
6 10 (23.26%) B2B
7 9 (20.93%) TDD
8 7 (16.28%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) MVVM
9 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.30%) MVC
9 4 (9.30%) UML
10 3 (6.98%) Workflow
10 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (6.98%) iOS Development
11 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
11 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (4.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (62.79%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.28%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.30%) C++
7 3 (6.98%) XAML
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) MCP
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Apple
3 1 (2.33%) Sage
3 1 (2.33%) ION Trading
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago