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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 93 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 1.79% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.21% 6.40% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 21
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £70,000
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
570 406 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.57% 27.94% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 529 365 473
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 40 (97.56%) C#
2 37 (90.24%) .NET
3 27 (65.85%) SQL
3 27 (65.85%) ASP.NET
4 24 (58.54%) WCF
5 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (41.46%) HTML
6 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
7 16 (39.02%) T-SQL
7 16 (39.02%) Windows
7 16 (39.02%) Scrum
8 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
9 14 (34.15%) CRM
10 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
10 13 (31.71%) VB.NET
10 13 (31.71%) CSS
11 12 (29.27%) Visual Studio
11 12 (29.27%) Silverlight
12 11 (26.83%) Degree
13 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (24.39%) HTML5
13 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
14 9 (21.95%) MCP
14 9 (21.95%) B2B
14 9 (21.95%) Apple
14 9 (21.95%) iPad
14 9 (21.95%) iPhone
14 9 (21.95%) TDD
15 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
15 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Visual Studio
2 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) NUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 3 (7.32%) Automotive
2 2 (4.88%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (97.56%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) .NET Developer
2 21 (51.22%) C# Developer
3 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.32%) WPF Developer
6 3 (7.32%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Silverlight Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Graduate
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior
7 2 (4.88%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 27 (65.85%) ASP.NET
3 24 (58.54%) WCF
4 17 (41.46%) HTML
5 13 (31.71%) CSS
6 12 (29.27%) Silverlight
7 10 (24.39%) HTML5
8 7 (17.07%) jQuery
8 7 (17.07%) XML
9 5 (12.20%) CSS3
10 4 (9.76%) LINQ
10 4 (9.76%) WinForms
11 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
11 3 (7.32%) ADO.NET
11 3 (7.32%) SOAP
11 3 (7.32%) CSLA
12 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) iPhone
1 9 (21.95%) iPad
2 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Scrum
3 14 (34.15%) CRM
4 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
5 9 (21.95%) B2B
5 9 (21.95%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) MVC
6 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Software Deployment
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.32%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (7.32%) MVVM
9 3 (7.32%) Workflow
9 3 (7.32%) UML
9 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.32%) OO
9 3 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) C#
2 27 (65.85%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 16 (39.02%) T-SQL
5 13 (31.71%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.76%) C++
7 3 (7.32%) XAML
7 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) MCP
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.76%) VCP4
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Apple
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Sage
4 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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