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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 38 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.54% 5.25% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.43% 10.76% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 21
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 288 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.48% 48.81% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 221 237 230
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 January 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 - 2
Cannock +7 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Burton-upon-Trent -3 3 £45,000 +28.57%
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (83.02%) ASP.NET
3 43 (81.13%) SQL Server
3 43 (81.13%) VB.NET
4 41 (77.36%) C#
5 35 (66.04%) .NET Framework
6 31 (58.49%) WinForms
7 29 (54.72%) Visual Studio
8 25 (47.17%) SQL
9 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
9 24 (45.28%) XML
9 24 (45.28%) Windows
10 22 (41.51%) WCF
11 19 (35.85%) HTML
12 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
12 14 (26.42%) SharePoint
13 12 (22.64%) CRM
13 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
13 12 (22.64%) MS Office
13 12 (22.64%) OOP
13 12 (22.64%) OO
13 12 (22.64%) Workflow
13 12 (22.64%) WF
13 12 (22.64%) Web Development
13 12 (22.64%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (22.64%) SharePoint Server
13 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
13 12 (22.64%) LINQ
13 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
14 10 (18.87%) MVC

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (26.42%) SharePoint
2 12 (22.64%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (13.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Office
2 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (13.21%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (81.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (54.72%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.21%) LLBLGen Pro
2 7 (13.21%) NetAdvantage
2 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (62.26%) .NET Developer
3 18 (33.96%) Software Developer
4 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) C# Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (83.02%) ASP.NET
3 35 (66.04%) .NET Framework
4 31 (58.49%) WinForms
5 24 (45.28%) XML
6 22 (41.51%) WCF
7 19 (35.85%) HTML
8 12 (22.64%) WF
8 12 (22.64%) LINQ
9 9 (16.98%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.89%) jQuery
10 1 (1.89%) REST
10 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) CRM
1 12 (22.64%) OOP
1 12 (22.64%) OO
1 12 (22.64%) Workflow
1 12 (22.64%) Web Development
1 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
2 10 (18.87%) MVC
3 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.43%) TDD
5 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.66%) Release Management
6 3 (5.66%) SOA
7 1 (1.89%) Scrum
7 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.89%) RAD
7 1 (1.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) VB.NET
2 41 (77.36%) C#
3 25 (47.17%) SQL
4 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
6 9 (16.98%) VB
7 7 (13.21%) VBA
7 7 (13.21%) VB6
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Infragistics
2 7 (13.21%) Sage
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago