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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 92 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 35 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.64% 1.17% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.46% 3.83% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 25
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
641 653 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.05% 30.64% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 550 605 484
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 £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 28 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 73 (100.00%) C#
2 66 (90.41%) .NET
3 46 (63.01%) SQL Server
4 44 (60.27%) ASP.NET
5 40 (54.79%) WCF
6 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
7 28 (38.36%) SQL
8 20 (27.40%) Windows
9 18 (24.66%) OO
9 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
9 18 (24.66%) LINQ
10 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
11 16 (21.92%) HTML
11 16 (21.92%) WinForms
12 15 (20.55%) Web Services
13 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
13 13 (17.81%) HTML5
14 11 (15.07%) Silverlight
15 10 (13.70%) Windows 8
15 10 (13.70%) VB.NET
16 9 (12.33%) MVC
16 9 (12.33%) XAML
16 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
17 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (10.96%) Windows Phone
17 8 (10.96%) Technical Analysis
17 8 (10.96%) Workflow
17 8 (10.96%) Scrum
18 7 (9.59%) B2B
18 7 (9.59%) Apple

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (63.01%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) NUnit
2 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.59%) Law
2 5 (6.85%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Legal
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (100.00%) Developer
2 45 (61.64%) C# Developer
3 37 (50.68%) .NET Developer
4 25 (34.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (28.77%) Senior Developer
6 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (23.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.85%) WPF Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Applications Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (4.11%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior WPF Developer
12 2 (2.74%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (90.41%) .NET
2 44 (60.27%) ASP.NET
3 40 (54.79%) WCF
4 18 (24.66%) LINQ
5 16 (21.92%) HTML
5 16 (21.92%) WinForms
6 15 (20.55%) Web Services
7 13 (17.81%) HTML5
8 11 (15.07%) Silverlight
9 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (9.59%) XML
10 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (8.22%) XSLT
12 5 (6.85%) NHibernate
13 3 (4.11%) CSS
13 3 (4.11%) JSON
14 2 (2.74%) REST
14 2 (2.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) iPad
1 7 (9.59%) iPhone
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.11%) Physics
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Windows 8
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) OO
2 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
3 9 (12.33%) MVC
4 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.96%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (10.96%) Workflow
4 8 (10.96%) Scrum
5 7 (9.59%) B2B
5 7 (9.59%) CRM
6 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (8.22%) TDD
6 6 (8.22%) UML
7 4 (5.48%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (5.48%) MVVM
8 3 (4.11%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.11%) ERP
8 3 (4.11%) Logistics
8 3 (4.11%) ETRM
9 2 (2.74%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.74%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (38.36%) SQL
3 10 (13.70%) VB.NET
4 9 (12.33%) XAML
5 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.11%) PHP
7 3 (4.11%) VB
7 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) MCP
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Apple
3 3 (4.11%) Epicor
4 2 (2.74%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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