The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 33 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 18 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.14% 3.58% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.16% 8.77% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 9
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
148 114 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 50.51% 40.86% 49.26%
Number of salaries quoted 130 103 93
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Solihull

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) C#
3 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
4 16 (57.14%) Silverlight
5 13 (46.43%) HTML
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 11 (39.29%) SQL
7 11 (39.29%) WCF
8 10 (35.71%) MVC
9 9 (32.14%) XML
9 9 (32.14%) LINQ
9 9 (32.14%) Scrum
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (28.57%) CRM
11 7 (25.00%) SOAP
11 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (21.43%) HTML5
12 6 (21.43%) iPad
12 6 (21.43%) REST
12 6 (21.43%) iPhone
12 6 (21.43%) Advertising
12 6 (21.43%) MCP
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
12 6 (21.43%) B2B
12 6 (21.43%) Apple
13 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
13 5 (17.86%) CSS
13 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Senior Developer
5 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
8 4 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (14.29%) WPF Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
10 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
11 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (3.57%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 16 (57.14%) Silverlight
4 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 11 (39.29%) WCF
6 9 (32.14%) XML
6 9 (32.14%) LINQ
7 7 (25.00%) SOAP
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) REST
9 5 (17.86%) CSS
10 3 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.57%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) iPad
1 6 (21.43%) iPhone
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) CRM
4 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 6 (21.43%) B2B
5 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) OO
7 2 (7.14%) Release Management
7 2 (7.14%) ETRM
7 2 (7.14%) Logistics
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) MCP
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Apple
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago