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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 33 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.64% 3.58% 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.40% 7.09% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 6
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -21.87%
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
97 141 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 34.64% 50.54% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 94 133 99
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,500
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 2 September 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) Silverlight
3 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
4 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
4 16 (76.19%) LINQ
5 14 (66.67%) WCF
5 14 (66.67%) HTML
5 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 14 (66.67%) CSS
6 12 (57.14%) Visual Studio
6 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
7 11 (52.38%) MySQL
7 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
8 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (38.10%) MVC
10 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
11 6 (28.57%) SOAP
11 6 (28.57%) REST
12 5 (23.81%) XML
13 3 (14.29%) Degree
13 3 (14.29%) Logistics
13 3 (14.29%) HTML5
13 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
14 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
14 2 (9.52%) CRM
15 1 (4.76%) OOP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) .NET Developer
2 11 (52.38%) C# Developer
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (52.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (52.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) WPF Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Silverlight Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Silverlight Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) Silverlight
3 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
4 16 (76.19%) LINQ
5 14 (66.67%) CSS
5 14 (66.67%) HTML
5 14 (66.67%) WCF
6 6 (28.57%) SOAP
6 6 (28.57%) REST
7 5 (23.81%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.76%) React
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
4 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
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