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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 51 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 22 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.35% 4.53% 3.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.06% 8.51% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 24
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
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
273 388 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.62% 53.30% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 250 323 289
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,520 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +2 8 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Lichfield - 6 £45,000 - 1
Tamworth -17 2 £37,250 +6.42%
Burton-upon-Trent +9 1 - -
Stafford -6 1 £47,500 -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
2 31 (79.49%) C#
3 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 23 (58.97%) WinForms
5 21 (53.85%) VB.NET
6 20 (51.28%) WCF
7 17 (43.59%) SQL
8 13 (33.33%) Windows
9 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
9 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 12 (30.77%) MVC
9 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 12 (30.77%) OO
9 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
10 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (23.08%) Scrum
11 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
11 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
12 8 (20.51%) OOP
12 8 (20.51%) Web Development
12 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
13 7 (17.95%) HTML
14 6 (15.38%) XML
14 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (15.38%) TDD
15 5 (12.82%) NUnit
15 5 (12.82%) Degree

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) NUnit
2 5 (12.82%) MSTest
2 5 (12.82%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (12.82%) Moq
3 3 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.56%) WPF Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Senior WPF Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.56%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.56%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.56%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Programmer
10 1 (2.56%) .NET Team Leader
10 1 (2.56%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (2.56%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 23 (58.97%) WinForms
4 20 (51.28%) WCF
5 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 7 (17.95%) HTML
7 6 (15.38%) XML
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (12.82%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (12.82%) Ninject
8 5 (12.82%) Spring.NET
8 5 (12.82%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (12.82%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (10.26%) jQuery
10 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.13%) WinRT
11 2 (5.13%) SOAP
11 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Kinect
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) OO
1 12 (30.77%) MVC
1 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) Scrum
3 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 8 (20.51%) OOP
4 8 (20.51%) Web Development
5 6 (15.38%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.82%) Kanban
6 5 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (12.82%) MVVM
6 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) API Development
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) VB.NET
3 17 (43.59%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) XAML
6 3 (7.69%) VB6
6 3 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
Lichfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago