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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 46 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 32 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.44% 3.82% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.40% 7.99% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 10
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,650 £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
381 313 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.84% 47.79% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 312 283 214
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £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 23 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 +5 8 £32,500 - 1
Tamworth - 4 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent -2 3 £35,000 - 2
Cannock -10 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Stafford - 1 - -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 50 (90.91%) .NET
2 49 (89.09%) C#
3 46 (83.64%) SQL Server
4 35 (63.64%) SQL
5 30 (54.55%) .NET Framework
6 26 (47.27%) WinForms
6 26 (47.27%) VB.NET
7 25 (45.45%) ASP.NET
7 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 24 (43.64%) Windows
9 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
9 19 (34.55%) WCF
10 17 (30.91%) T-SQL
11 16 (29.09%) Silverlight
12 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
12 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
12 13 (23.64%) TDD
13 12 (21.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (20.00%) HTML
14 11 (20.00%) XML
15 10 (18.18%) OO
15 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (16.36%) Retail
16 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
17 7 (12.73%) MVC
17 7 (12.73%) Web Development
17 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
17 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
18 6 (10.91%) MVVM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.64%) Drupal
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Magento
2 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.64%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (83.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
2 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.45%) Subversion
4 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (3.64%) LLBLGen Pro
4 2 (3.64%) NetAdvantage
5 1 (1.82%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (16.36%) Retail
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (52.73%) .NET Developer
3 17 (30.91%) C# Developer
4 15 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 13 (23.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (16.36%) Software Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) C# Programmer
6 9 (16.36%) Programmer
6 9 (16.36%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) .NET Software Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) .NET Programmer
7 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.45%) WPF Developer
10 2 (3.64%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.64%) VB.NET Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Technical Support
11 1 (1.82%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Junior
11 1 (1.82%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) .NET
2 30 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 26 (47.27%) WinForms
4 25 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 19 (34.55%) WCF
6 16 (29.09%) Silverlight
7 12 (21.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (20.00%) HTML
8 11 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (9.09%) jQuery
10 4 (7.27%) CSS
11 3 (5.45%) SOAP
11 3 (5.45%) Web Services
11 3 (5.45%) Ajax
11 3 (5.45%) LINQ
11 3 (5.45%) WF
11 3 (5.45%) JSON
11 3 (5.45%) REST
11 3 (5.45%) NancyFx
12 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) EPoS
2 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) TDD
2 10 (18.18%) OO
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.73%) Web Development
4 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.73%) MVC
5 6 (10.91%) OOP
5 6 (10.91%) MVVM
6 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.45%) CRM
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL
8 2 (3.64%) SOA
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.82%) Kanban
9 1 (1.82%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.82%) Scrum
9 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (89.09%) C#
2 35 (63.64%) SQL
3 26 (47.27%) VB.NET
4 17 (30.91%) T-SQL
5 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.91%) VB
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) VBA
7 2 (3.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.64%) MCSD
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Sage
2 2 (3.64%) Infragistics
3 1 (1.82%) VMware
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 2 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: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 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: 16 days ago