The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 54 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.63% 1.87% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.99% 4.23% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 16
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
229 260 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 37.60% 44.14% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 213 228 237
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WPF
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Coventry region.

WPF Salary Trend in Coventry

WPF
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Coventry

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 30 (96.77%) JavaScript
2 30 (96.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (96.77%) .NET Framework
3 29 (93.55%) WCF
4 28 (90.32%) MVC
4 28 (90.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 27 (87.10%) HTML
5 27 (87.10%) CSS
6 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
7 23 (74.19%) SharePoint
7 23 (74.19%) jQuery
8 21 (67.74%) VB.NET
8 21 (67.74%) Web Services
8 21 (67.74%) XML
8 21 (67.74%) Ajax
9 20 (64.52%) DHTML
9 20 (64.52%) COM
9 20 (64.52%) XSL
9 20 (64.52%) XAML
9 20 (64.52%) Web Development
9 20 (64.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (48.39%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (29.03%) SQL
11 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (22.58%) Oracle
12 7 (22.58%) XSLT
12 7 (22.58%) Windows

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 23 (74.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (48.39%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (96.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
3 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
3 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) .NET Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 30 (96.77%) .NET Framework
3 29 (93.55%) WCF
4 28 (90.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 27 (87.10%) HTML
5 27 (87.10%) CSS
6 23 (74.19%) jQuery
7 21 (67.74%) Ajax
7 21 (67.74%) Web Services
7 21 (67.74%) XML
8 20 (64.52%) XSL
8 20 (64.52%) DHTML
8 20 (64.52%) COM
9 7 (22.58%) XSLT
9 7 (22.58%) WinForms
9 7 (22.58%) NHibernate
9 7 (22.58%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (22.58%) Spring.NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) MVC
2 20 (64.52%) Web Development
3 7 (22.58%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (22.58%) TDD
3 7 (22.58%) AOP
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) JavaScript
3 21 (67.74%) VB.NET
4 20 (64.52%) XAML
5 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) Delphi
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) Python
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle