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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 29 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 12 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.80% 6.14% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 12.16% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 6
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 148 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 35.20% 50.51% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 82 130 103
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 July 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) Silverlight
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
4 14 (73.68%) LINQ
5 11 (57.89%) WCF
5 11 (57.89%) HTML
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
7 9 (47.37%) MVC
7 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
8 8 (42.11%) MySQL
8 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
8 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
8 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
9 6 (31.58%) SOAP
9 6 (31.58%) REST
10 5 (26.32%) XML
11 3 (15.79%) Degree
11 3 (15.79%) Logistics
11 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (15.79%) HTML5
11 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
12 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
12 2 (10.53%) Scrum
12 2 (10.53%) Computer Science

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) WPF Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Silverlight Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Silverlight Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior WPF Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) Silverlight
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) LINQ
5 11 (57.89%) CSS
5 11 (57.89%) HTML
5 11 (57.89%) WCF
6 6 (31.58%) SOAP
6 6 (31.58%) REST
7 5 (26.32%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.53%) Web Services
10 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
10 1 (5.26%) React
10 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) MVVM
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
3 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft