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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 84 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 41 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.26% 1.94% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.34% 7.06% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £45,000 £53,000
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
647 496 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.69% 27.48% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 588 434 531
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 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 58 (95.08%) C#
2 57 (93.44%) .NET
3 39 (63.93%) ASP.NET
3 39 (63.93%) WCF
4 30 (49.18%) SQL
5 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
5 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (42.62%) HTML
7 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
8 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
9 22 (36.07%) Visual Studio
10 21 (34.43%) CSS
10 21 (34.43%) VB.NET
10 21 (34.43%) Degree
11 20 (32.79%) Silverlight
12 19 (31.15%) Computer Science
12 19 (31.15%) T-SQL
13 17 (27.87%) Windows
14 16 (26.23%) E-Commerce
14 16 (26.23%) Scrum
15 14 (22.95%) CRM
16 13 (21.31%) SharePoint
16 13 (21.31%) LINQ
17 12 (19.67%) XML
17 12 (19.67%) HTML5
18 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
18 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
19 10 (16.39%) TDD
19 10 (16.39%) MySQL
20 9 (14.75%) MCP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (21.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.84%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (1.64%) Node.js
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.92%) NUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.64%) MSTest
5 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.64%) Moq
5 1 (1.64%) Hudson
General
1 5 (8.20%) Law
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Automotive
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (93.44%) Developer
2 33 (54.10%) C# Developer
3 31 (50.82%) .NET Developer
4 19 (31.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Junior
7 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Junior C# Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.92%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) WPF Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Silverlight Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Lead .NET Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (93.44%) .NET
2 39 (63.93%) ASP.NET
2 39 (63.93%) WCF
3 26 (42.62%) HTML
4 21 (34.43%) CSS
5 20 (32.79%) Silverlight
6 13 (21.31%) LINQ
7 12 (19.67%) HTML5
7 12 (19.67%) XML
8 9 (14.75%) jQuery
9 8 (13.11%) WinForms
10 5 (8.20%) XSLT
10 5 (8.20%) SOAP
10 5 (8.20%) CSS3
11 4 (6.56%) CSLA
11 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.92%) ADO.NET
13 2 (3.28%) DirectX
13 2 (3.28%) WF
13 2 (3.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.75%) iPhone
2 9 (14.75%) iPad
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Scrum
2 16 (26.23%) E-Commerce
3 14 (22.95%) CRM
4 10 (16.39%) TDD
5 9 (14.75%) B2B
6 8 (13.11%) MVC
6 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Workflow
7 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.84%) UML
7 6 (9.84%) OO
8 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.20%) MVVM
8 5 (8.20%) Software Deployment
9 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.56%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.56%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (6.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (95.08%) C#
2 30 (49.18%) SQL
3 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 21 (34.43%) VB.NET
5 19 (31.15%) T-SQL
6 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.56%) C++
8 3 (4.92%) XAML
9 2 (3.28%) Java
9 2 (3.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) MCP
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Apple
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Sage
4 1 (1.64%) Twitter
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