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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 39 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.04% 2.81% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.08% 7.55% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -22.87%
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
99 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.64% 37.19% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 91 90 105
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £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 22 May 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) VB.NET
3 11 (78.57%) LINQ
4 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) SOAP
4 9 (64.29%) XML
5 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 7 (50.00%) REST
7 6 (42.86%) Scrum
7 6 (42.86%) Degree
7 6 (42.86%) TDD
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
8 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (35.71%) CSS
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 4 (28.57%) XAML
10 3 (21.43%) CRM
10 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 2 (14.29%) Web Services
12 1 (7.14%) MCSD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Silverlight Developer
3 6 (42.86%) WPF Developer
3 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior WPF Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 11 (78.57%) LINQ
3 9 (64.29%) SOAP
3 9 (64.29%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 7 (50.00%) REST
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) VB.NET
3 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) XAML
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSD
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000 per annum
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