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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 38 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 42 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.86% 2.53% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.83% 5.57% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 14
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +63.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £35,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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
355 305 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 49.51% 45.39% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 298 274 203
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 £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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 - 10 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent -4 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Tamworth - 5 £35,000 - 1
Cannock -15 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Stafford - 1 - -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 54 (93.10%) .NET
2 48 (82.76%) C#
3 46 (79.31%) SQL Server
4 38 (65.52%) SQL
5 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
6 33 (56.90%) WinForms
6 33 (56.90%) .NET Framework
7 31 (53.45%) VB.NET
8 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
8 27 (46.55%) Windows
9 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
10 21 (36.21%) WCF
11 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
12 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
12 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
13 15 (25.86%) HTML
13 15 (25.86%) Silverlight
14 13 (22.41%) XML
15 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
15 12 (20.69%) OO
16 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
16 11 (18.97%) Web Development
17 10 (17.24%) OOP
17 10 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
18 9 (15.52%) Retail
18 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
19 8 (13.79%) TDD
19 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
20 7 (12.07%) LINQ

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.07%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.90%) Magento
3 2 (3.45%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) NetAdvantage
4 2 (3.45%) LLBLGen Pro
4 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (15.52%) Retail
2 5 (8.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 58 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 22 (37.93%) Software Developer
4 16 (27.59%) C# Developer
5 12 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) C# Programmer
6 9 (15.52%) Software Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) .NET Software Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) .NET Programmer
6 9 (15.52%) Programmer
6 9 (15.52%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Software Programmer
7 5 (8.62%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.17%) WPF Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.72%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (93.10%) .NET
2 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 33 (56.90%) WinForms
3 33 (56.90%) .NET Framework
4 21 (36.21%) WCF
5 15 (25.86%) HTML
5 15 (25.86%) Silverlight
6 13 (22.41%) XML
7 7 (12.07%) LINQ
7 7 (12.07%) WF
7 7 (12.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (6.90%) jQuery
9 3 (5.17%) REST
9 3 (5.17%) NancyFx
9 3 (5.17%) JSON
9 3 (5.17%) Ajax
9 3 (5.17%) CSS
9 3 (5.17%) SOAP
9 3 (5.17%) Web Services
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) OO
2 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
2 11 (18.97%) Web Development
3 10 (17.24%) OOP
4 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.79%) TDD
6 7 (12.07%) Workflow
6 7 (12.07%) MVC
6 7 (12.07%) CRM
7 6 (10.34%) MVVM
8 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.45%) SOA
9 2 (3.45%) ITIL
10 1 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.72%) Kanban
10 1 (1.72%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (1.72%) Scrum
10 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (82.76%) C#
2 38 (65.52%) SQL
3 31 (53.45%) VB.NET
4 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.62%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) VBA
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MCSD
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Sage
2 2 (3.45%) Infragistics
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 3 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