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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.16% 2.22% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 4.07% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 21
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
276 393 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.77% 54.58% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 257 311 238
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
Tamworth - 6 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +13 4 £25,000 -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
3 28 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 28 (77.78%) C#
4 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
5 21 (58.33%) .NET Framework
6 19 (52.78%) WCF
7 17 (47.22%) WinForms
8 14 (38.89%) SQL
9 13 (36.11%) XML
10 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
10 12 (33.33%) OO
11 11 (30.56%) Unit Testing
12 10 (27.78%) OOP
12 10 (27.78%) Web Development
12 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
13 9 (25.00%) Windows
13 9 (25.00%) HTML
14 8 (22.22%) MVC
14 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 4 (11.11%) Finance
15 4 (11.11%) SOA
15 4 (11.11%) TDD
16 3 (8.33%) Degree
16 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
17 2 (5.56%) VB
17 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
3 21 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 19 (52.78%) WCF
5 17 (47.22%) WinForms
6 13 (36.11%) XML
7 9 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.78%) HTML5
9 1 (2.78%) jQuery
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.78%) CSS
9 1 (2.78%) SOAP
9 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) OO
2 11 (30.56%) Unit Testing
3 10 (27.78%) OOP
3 10 (27.78%) Web Development
4 8 (22.22%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Release Management
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) SDLC
7 1 (2.78%) Microservices
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) VB.NET
1 28 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) VB
4 2 (5.56%) VB6
5 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Xamarin