The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 49 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 33 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.53% 3.77% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.48% 7.76% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
389 322 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 53.43% 48.49% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 324 293 203
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
West Midlands

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
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 30 July 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 +8 8 £32,500 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent -5 4 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Tamworth - 4 £35,000 -
Cannock -10 1 £40,000 -
Stafford - 1 - -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 51 (91.07%) .NET
2 49 (87.50%) C#
3 46 (82.14%) SQL Server
4 37 (66.07%) SQL
5 32 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 28 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
7 27 (48.21%) WinForms
8 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
8 25 (44.64%) Windows
9 21 (37.50%) Visual Studio
10 20 (35.71%) WCF
11 18 (32.14%) T-SQL
12 15 (26.79%) Silverlight
13 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
14 13 (23.21%) TDD
15 12 (21.43%) XML
15 12 (21.43%) HTML
15 12 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 11 (19.64%) OO
17 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
17 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (16.07%) Retail
19 8 (14.29%) Web Development
19 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
19 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
20 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
20 7 (12.50%) OOP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.14%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) NetAdvantage
4 2 (3.57%) LLBLGen Pro
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (16.07%) Retail
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 17 (30.36%) Software Developer
4 16 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 12 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (17.86%) Software Engineer
6 10 (17.86%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (17.86%) Programmer
6 10 (17.86%) .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (17.86%) .NET Programmer
6 10 (17.86%) C# Programmer
7 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) WPF Developer
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Software Programmer
11 1 (1.79%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (91.07%) .NET
2 32 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
3 27 (48.21%) WinForms
4 20 (35.71%) WCF
5 15 (26.79%) Silverlight
6 12 (21.43%) XML
6 12 (21.43%) HTML
6 12 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (7.14%) LINQ
7 4 (7.14%) WF
7 4 (7.14%) jQuery
8 3 (5.36%) REST
8 3 (5.36%) NancyFx
8 3 (5.36%) JSON
8 3 (5.36%) Ajax
8 3 (5.36%) CSS
8 3 (5.36%) SOAP
8 3 (5.36%) Web Services
9 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) TDD
2 11 (19.64%) OO
3 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) Web Development
4 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 7 (12.50%) OOP
6 6 (10.71%) MVC
6 6 (10.71%) MVVM
7 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.14%) CRM
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) Workflow
8 2 (3.57%) SOA
8 2 (3.57%) ITIL
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.79%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.79%) Kanban
9 1 (1.79%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.79%) Scrum
9 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) C#
2 37 (66.07%) SQL
3 28 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 18 (32.14%) T-SQL
5 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.93%) VB
7 2 (3.57%) VBA
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) MCSD
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Sage
2 2 (3.57%) Infragistics
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: competetive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago