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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 99 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 21 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 1.72% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.65% 5.92% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 31
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £70,000
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
575 456 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.47% 29.03% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 542 403 513
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 30 (96.77%) C#
2 27 (87.10%) .NET
3 21 (67.74%) SQL
4 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
5 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (45.16%) WCF
7 13 (41.94%) Scrum
7 13 (41.94%) Windows
8 12 (38.71%) CRM
8 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
9 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
9 10 (32.26%) HTML
10 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
10 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
11 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
11 8 (25.81%) TDD
11 8 (25.81%) Silverlight
11 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
12 7 (22.58%) iPad
12 7 (22.58%) Degree
12 7 (22.58%) iPhone
12 7 (22.58%) HTML5
12 7 (22.58%) B2B
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (22.58%) Apple
12 7 (22.58%) MCP
13 6 (19.35%) CSS
14 5 (16.13%) WinForms
14 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) NUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Automotive
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 12 (38.71%) C# Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Silverlight Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) WPF Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior
8 2 (6.45%) Graduate
8 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Graduate C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Architect
9 1 (3.23%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (45.16%) WCF
4 10 (32.26%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) Silverlight
6 7 (22.58%) HTML5
7 6 (19.35%) CSS
8 5 (16.13%) WinForms
8 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
9 4 (12.90%) jQuery
10 3 (9.68%) CSS3
11 2 (6.45%) WF
11 2 (6.45%) Ajax
11 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
11 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET
11 2 (6.45%) DirectX
11 2 (6.45%) XML
12 1 (3.23%) XSLT
12 1 (3.23%) SOAP
12 1 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) iPhone
1 7 (22.58%) iPad
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) CRM
4 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) B2B
6 5 (16.13%) OO
7 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) MVC
8 3 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (9.68%) MVVM
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
9 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
9 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.45%) Project Management
9 2 (6.45%) SOA
9 2 (6.45%) UML
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.90%) XAML
6 4 (12.90%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) MCP
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Sage
3 1 (3.23%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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