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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 41 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 28 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.43% 3.22% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 7.43% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 25
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
266 269 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 42.09% 43.32% 55.49%
Number of salaries quoted 249 224 258
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Burton-upon-Trent 0 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Tamworth - 6 £31,250 -
Cannock - 5 £40,000 - 1
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (82.09%) SQL Server
3 54 (80.60%) ASP.NET
4 50 (74.63%) VB.NET
4 50 (74.63%) C#
5 42 (62.69%) .NET Framework
6 41 (61.19%) WinForms
7 40 (59.70%) SQL
8 34 (50.75%) Visual Studio
9 33 (49.25%) JavaScript
9 33 (49.25%) Windows
10 26 (38.81%) HTML
10 26 (38.81%) XML
10 26 (38.81%) WCF
11 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
12 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
13 17 (25.37%) Silverlight
13 17 (25.37%) Relational Database
13 17 (25.37%) OOP
13 17 (25.37%) OO
13 17 (25.37%) Unit Testing
13 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
13 17 (25.37%) Web Development
14 16 (23.88%) Workflow
14 16 (23.88%) CRM
14 16 (23.88%) MS Office
14 16 (23.88%) LINQ
14 16 (23.88%) WF
14 16 (23.88%) SharePoint Server
14 16 (23.88%) Dynamics CRM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
2 16 (23.88%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (10.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.49%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Office
2 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (13.43%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (82.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.37%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.48%) Big Data
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (50.75%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.43%) NetAdvantage
2 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (13.43%) LLBLGen Pro
3 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (50.75%) .NET Developer
3 31 (46.27%) Software Developer
4 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Programmer
6 7 (10.45%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (10.45%) Software Programmer
6 7 (10.45%) C# Programmer
7 6 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.46%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Lead Software Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (80.60%) ASP.NET
3 42 (62.69%) .NET Framework
4 41 (61.19%) WinForms
5 26 (38.81%) HTML
5 26 (38.81%) XML
5 26 (38.81%) WCF
6 17 (25.37%) Silverlight
7 16 (23.88%) LINQ
7 16 (23.88%) WF
8 1 (1.49%) jQuery
8 1 (1.49%) REST
8 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) OOP
1 17 (25.37%) OO
1 17 (25.37%) Web Development
1 17 (25.37%) Unit Testing
2 16 (23.88%) CRM
2 16 (23.88%) Workflow
3 11 (16.42%) MVC
4 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.96%) TDD
6 4 (5.97%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.97%) SOA
7 3 (4.48%) Release Management
8 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.49%) Scrum
9 1 (1.49%) RAD
9 1 (1.49%) ITIL
9 1 (1.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) C#
1 50 (74.63%) VB.NET
2 40 (59.70%) SQL
3 33 (49.25%) JavaScript
4 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
5 11 (16.42%) VB
6 9 (13.43%) VBA
6 9 (13.43%) VB6
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) MCSD
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
1 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Sage
2 9 (13.43%) Infragistics
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago