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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 84 75 114
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +39
Permanent jobs citing WPF 55 43 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.73% 2.27% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.26% 7.98% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54 34 13
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
666 539 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.00% 28.41% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 575 473 604
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
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 7 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 89 (95.70%) .NET
2 87 (93.55%) C#
3 69 (74.19%) WCF
4 50 (53.76%) ASP.NET
5 49 (52.69%) SQL Server
6 46 (49.46%) HTML
6 46 (49.46%) JavaScript
7 43 (46.24%) CSS
8 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
9 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (37.63%) SQL
11 31 (33.33%) Computer Science
12 29 (31.18%) Visual Studio
13 28 (30.11%) Degree
14 24 (25.81%) VB.NET
15 23 (24.73%) T-SQL
15 23 (24.73%) E-Commerce
16 22 (23.66%) Scrum
16 22 (23.66%) LINQ
17 21 (22.58%) Silverlight
18 20 (21.51%) WinForms
19 19 (20.43%) SharePoint
20 18 (19.35%) MVC
20 18 (19.35%) PowerShell
20 18 (19.35%) Mentoring
21 17 (18.28%) XML
22 16 (17.20%) MySQL
22 16 (17.20%) Finance
23 15 (16.13%) Windows
24 14 (15.05%) Team Foundation Server

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 19 (20.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.30%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.30%) Node.js
2 4 (4.30%) IIS
2 4 (4.30%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (52.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.20%) MySQL
3 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.30%) SQLite
5 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.15%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (31.18%) Visual Studio
2 14 (15.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.30%) NUnit
4 4 (4.30%) MSTest
4 4 (4.30%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (4.30%) Moq
5 1 (1.08%) Hudson
General
1 16 (17.20%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Law
3 4 (4.30%) Publishing
4 2 (2.15%) Games
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 84 (90.32%) Developer
2 47 (50.54%) C# Developer
3 46 (49.46%) .NET Developer
4 30 (32.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (22.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (21.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (16.13%) Software Developer
8 12 (12.90%) Senior Developer
9 9 (9.68%) Lead Developer
9 9 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Junior
10 8 (8.60%) Junior Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Technical Leader
12 6 (6.45%) Development Manager
12 6 (6.45%) Lead .NET Developer
13 5 (5.38%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 5 (5.38%) AWS Developer
13 5 (5.38%) Team Leader
13 5 (5.38%) Junior C# Developer
13 5 (5.38%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (95.70%) .NET
2 69 (74.19%) WCF
3 50 (53.76%) ASP.NET
4 46 (49.46%) HTML
5 43 (46.24%) CSS
6 22 (23.66%) LINQ
7 21 (22.58%) Silverlight
8 20 (21.51%) WinForms
9 17 (18.28%) XML
10 14 (15.05%) jQuery
11 11 (11.83%) HTML5
12 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (8.60%) SOAP
14 7 (7.53%) XSLT
14 7 (7.53%) .NET Framework
15 6 (6.45%) Web Services
15 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
16 4 (4.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (4.30%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.38%) iPhone
2 5 (5.38%) iPad
3 4 (4.30%) User Experience
3 4 (4.30%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.15%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Android
2 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.73%) E-Commerce
3 22 (23.66%) Scrum
4 18 (19.35%) MVC
4 18 (19.35%) Mentoring
5 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.83%) Project Management
6 11 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.75%) TDD
8 9 (9.68%) OO
8 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.68%) Software Delivery
9 8 (8.60%) CRM
10 7 (7.53%) UML
10 7 (7.53%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (6.45%) MVVM
11 6 (6.45%) Web Application Development
11 6 (6.45%) Workflow
12 5 (5.38%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 87 (93.55%) C#
2 46 (49.46%) JavaScript
3 35 (37.63%) SQL
4 24 (25.81%) VB.NET
5 23 (24.73%) T-SQL
6 18 (19.35%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.53%) Java
8 6 (6.45%) PHP
9 2 (2.15%) VB
10 1 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (30.11%) Degree
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.38%) MCP
4 4 (4.30%) MCSD
5 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) GUPTA
3 7 (7.53%) Oracle
4 6 (6.45%) Apple
5 4 (4.30%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) Twitter
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