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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 42 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 23 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.12% 6.41% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.36% 12.50% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £25,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £38,000
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
275 256 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 49.28% 51.30% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 259 197 194
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 - 9 £35,000 -
Cannock +6 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Lichfield - 1 £45,000 -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (86.27%) SQL Server
3 43 (84.31%) VB.NET
4 41 (80.39%) C#
5 40 (78.43%) ASP.NET
6 33 (64.71%) .NET Framework
7 28 (54.90%) Visual Studio
8 27 (52.94%) WinForms
9 26 (50.98%) XML
10 25 (49.02%) WCF
11 22 (43.14%) SQL
12 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
13 19 (37.25%) Windows
14 17 (33.33%) HTML
15 11 (21.57%) MVC
15 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
15 11 (21.57%) OO
16 10 (19.61%) VB
16 10 (19.61%) OOP
16 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
16 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
16 10 (19.61%) Web Development
16 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
17 9 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
17 9 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
17 9 (17.65%) LINQ
17 9 (17.65%) WF
17 9 (17.65%) Workflow
17 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
17 9 (17.65%) CRM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 9 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (13.73%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (86.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (54.90%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.73%) NetAdvantage
2 7 (13.73%) LLBLGen Pro
2 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (27.45%) Senior Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C# Programmer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.92%) Software Programmer
9 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Programmer
9 2 (3.92%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (78.43%) ASP.NET
3 33 (64.71%) .NET Framework
4 27 (52.94%) WinForms
5 26 (50.98%) XML
6 25 (49.02%) WCF
7 17 (33.33%) HTML
8 9 (17.65%) LINQ
8 9 (17.65%) WF
9 7 (13.73%) Silverlight
10 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.96%) jQuery
11 1 (1.96%) REST
11 1 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.96%) SOAP
11 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) OO
1 11 (21.57%) MVC
2 10 (19.61%) OOP
2 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
2 10 (19.61%) Web Development
3 9 (17.65%) CRM
3 9 (17.65%) Workflow
4 6 (11.76%) TDD
5 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.80%) SOA
6 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.88%) Release Management
8 2 (3.92%) Scrum
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.96%) UML
9 1 (1.96%) RAD
9 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) VB.NET
2 41 (80.39%) C#
3 22 (43.14%) SQL
4 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
6 10 (19.61%) VB
7 8 (15.69%) VB6
8 7 (13.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) VCP4
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Sage
2 7 (13.73%) Infragistics