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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 38 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.64% 4.46% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.25% 12.17% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 11
Average salary £31,250 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
138 115 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 50.18% 36.62% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 130 99 81
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 £29,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Solihull

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 13 (59.09%) Silverlight
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) LINQ
6 8 (36.36%) WCF
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) SOAP
7 7 (31.82%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (27.27%) REST
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) MCP
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
9 5 (22.73%) CRM
9 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 5 (22.73%) B2B
9 5 (22.73%) Apple
9 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
9 5 (22.73%) iPhone
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) HTML5
9 5 (22.73%) iPad
10 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 4 (18.18%) Mentoring

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 11 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) WPF Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
9 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
9 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
9 2 (9.09%) Senior WPF Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
10 1 (4.55%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 13 (59.09%) Silverlight
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) LINQ
6 8 (36.36%) WCF
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (31.82%) SOAP
7 7 (31.82%) XML
8 6 (27.27%) REST
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) HTML5
10 1 (4.55%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) iPhone
1 5 (22.73%) iPad
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) MVC
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) CRM
2 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
2 5 (22.73%) B2B
2 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Logistics
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) ETRM
6 1 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Apple
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago