The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 30 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.26% 0.81% 7.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.77% 7.14% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £44,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 14 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.54% 11.38% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 41
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £18,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £40,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Shropshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Shropshire

WPF
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 3 £62,000 - 1
Shrewsbury -1 2 £44,000 - 1
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 12 (66.67%) WinForms
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) UML
6 10 (55.56%) C++
6 10 (55.56%) TDD
6 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
7 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) WCF
9 3 (16.67%) C
10 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
10 2 (11.11%) XML
10 2 (11.11%) OOP
10 2 (11.11%) OO
10 2 (11.11%) RUP
10 2 (11.11%) VB
10 2 (11.11%) VBA
10 2 (11.11%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 2 (11.11%) PHP
10 2 (11.11%) MVC
10 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (11.11%) Project Management

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
1 7 (38.89%) Technical Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior WinForms Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) WinForms
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) UML
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) RUP
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
Telford, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago