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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 40 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.80% 3.79% 5.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.83% 11.21% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
Average salary £30,000 £29,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
120 107 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 48.00% 33.75% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 114 91 76
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
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
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 19 September 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) Silverlight
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
6 9 (39.13%) LINQ
6 9 (39.13%) WCF
7 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (30.43%) MVC
8 7 (30.43%) SOAP
8 7 (30.43%) XML
9 6 (26.09%) CRM
9 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
9 6 (26.09%) B2B
9 6 (26.09%) Apple
9 6 (26.09%) MCP
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) iPhone
9 6 (26.09%) Scrum
9 6 (26.09%) HTML5
9 6 (26.09%) iPad
9 6 (26.09%) REST
10 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
10 5 (21.74%) CSS
10 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (17.39%) T-SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 12 (52.17%) C# Developer
4 8 (34.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (17.39%) WPF Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
9 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
9 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
9 2 (8.70%) Senior WPF Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (8.70%) .NET Team Leader
10 1 (4.35%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) Silverlight
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 9 (39.13%) WCF
5 9 (39.13%) LINQ
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (30.43%) SOAP
6 7 (30.43%) XML
7 6 (26.09%) HTML5
7 6 (26.09%) REST
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
9 1 (4.35%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) iPhone
1 6 (26.09%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) CRM
3 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 6 (26.09%) B2B
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) Logistics
7 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) ETRM
8 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) MCP
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Apple
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