The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 40 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.40% 2.73% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 7.20% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 125 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.50% 37.88% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 89 103 65
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £47,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

WPF
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

WPF Salary Trend in Solihull

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Silverlight Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior WPF Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Silverlight Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) MVVM
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
Solihull
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