The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 43 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.01% 2.07% 2.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.43% 4.61% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 14
Average salary £37,500 £41,625 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.90% +69.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £36,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £33,500
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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
346 304 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 48.32% 45.04% 47.11%
Number of salaries quoted 296 269 210
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Staffordshire region.

WPF Salary Trend in Staffordshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

WPF Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

WPF
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 8 £40,000 - 2
Tamworth - 6 £35,000 -
Cannock -10 2 £41,250 -0.90% 1
Stafford - 1 - -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 55 (93.22%) .NET
2 48 (81.36%) C#
3 46 (77.97%) SQL Server
4 39 (66.10%) SQL
5 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET
6 34 (57.63%) VB.NET
6 34 (57.63%) WinForms
6 34 (57.63%) .NET Framework
7 28 (47.46%) Windows
8 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
9 24 (40.68%) Visual Studio
10 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
11 21 (35.59%) WCF
12 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
13 16 (27.12%) HTML
14 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
15 14 (23.73%) XML
15 14 (23.73%) Silverlight
16 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
16 13 (22.03%) OO
17 11 (18.64%) OOP
17 11 (18.64%) Web Development
17 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
17 11 (18.64%) Relational Database
18 10 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
19 9 (15.25%) Retail
20 8 (13.56%) TDD
20 8 (13.56%) Workflow
20 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Server

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
4 2 (3.39%) Drupal
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.78%) Magento
3 2 (3.39%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (77.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (40.68%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (3.39%) NetAdvantage
4 2 (3.39%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 9 (15.25%) Retail
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (49.15%) .NET Developer
3 24 (40.68%) Software Developer
4 15 (25.42%) C# Developer
5 11 (18.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (16.95%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.95%) .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) .NET Programmer
6 10 (16.95%) Programmer
6 10 (16.95%) Software Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) C# Programmer
7 6 (10.17%) Software Programmer
8 5 (8.47%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
10 3 (5.08%) WPF Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
12 1 (1.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (93.22%) .NET
2 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET
3 34 (57.63%) WinForms
3 34 (57.63%) .NET Framework
4 21 (35.59%) WCF
5 16 (27.12%) HTML
6 14 (23.73%) XML
6 14 (23.73%) Silverlight
7 8 (13.56%) LINQ
7 8 (13.56%) WF
8 6 (10.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (5.08%) REST
9 3 (5.08%) NancyFx
9 3 (5.08%) jQuery
9 3 (5.08%) JSON
9 3 (5.08%) Ajax
9 3 (5.08%) CSS
9 3 (5.08%) SOAP
9 3 (5.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) OO
2 11 (18.64%) OOP
2 11 (18.64%) Web Development
2 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
3 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
4 8 (13.56%) Workflow
4 8 (13.56%) TDD
4 8 (13.56%) CRM
5 6 (10.17%) MVC
6 5 (8.47%) MVVM
7 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.39%) SOA
8 2 (3.39%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) C#
2 39 (66.10%) SQL
3 34 (57.63%) VB.NET
4 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
5 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.17%) VB
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
7 2 (3.39%) VBA
7 2 (3.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.39%) MCSD
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Sage
2 2 (3.39%) Infragistics
Cannock, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton upon Trent
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 19 days ago