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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 121 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.73% 1.81% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.71% 5.82% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 14
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +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
590 636 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.99% 31.16% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 551 578 468
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,700 £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 26 November 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 51 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (88.24%) .NET
3 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 31 (60.78%) SQL Server
5 30 (58.82%) WCF
6 28 (54.90%) SQL
7 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
8 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (33.33%) Windows
10 16 (31.37%) OO
11 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
11 15 (29.41%) HTML
12 14 (27.45%) Scrum
13 13 (25.49%) CRM
14 12 (23.53%) WinForms
14 12 (23.53%) HTML5
14 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
15 11 (21.57%) iPad
15 11 (21.57%) .NET Framework
15 11 (21.57%) iPhone
15 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
15 11 (21.57%) MCP
15 11 (21.57%) B2B
15 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (21.57%) Apple
16 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
17 9 (17.65%) LINQ
17 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
17 9 (17.65%) Web Services
17 9 (17.65%) SharePoint

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (60.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.88%) NUnit
4 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.84%) Law
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Automotive
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (98.04%) Developer
2 23 (45.10%) .NET Developer
3 22 (43.14%) C# Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Senior Developer
4 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (21.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (19.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (17.65%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Graduate
10 2 (3.92%) Junior
10 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (3.92%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (88.24%) .NET
2 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 30 (58.82%) WCF
4 15 (29.41%) HTML
5 12 (23.53%) WinForms
5 12 (23.53%) HTML5
6 11 (21.57%) .NET Framework
7 9 (17.65%) Web Services
7 9 (17.65%) LINQ
8 7 (13.73%) Silverlight
9 6 (11.76%) CSS
10 5 (9.80%) XML
11 4 (7.84%) XSLT
11 4 (7.84%) jQuery
11 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.88%) CSS3
13 2 (3.92%) REST
13 2 (3.92%) DirectX
13 2 (3.92%) SOAP
13 2 (3.92%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) iPhone
1 11 (21.57%) iPad
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) OO
3 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 14 (27.45%) Scrum
5 13 (25.49%) CRM
6 11 (21.57%) B2B
7 8 (15.69%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (11.76%) TDD
9 5 (9.80%) MVC
9 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.80%) UML
10 4 (7.84%) Workflow
10 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (5.88%) MVVM
12 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
12 2 (3.92%) iOS Development
12 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
12 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (54.90%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
4 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.84%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
7 2 (3.92%) XAML
7 2 (3.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) MCP
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) Apple
3 1 (1.96%) Sage
3 1 (1.96%) ION Trading
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