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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 50 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.83% 4.60% 5.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.94% 10.30% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 21
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £33,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
245 233 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 40.77% 44.64% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 223 223 215
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Lichfield - 11 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +2 5 £50,000 +11.11%
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 23 (82.14%) WCF
4 20 (71.43%) Windows
5 18 (64.29%) MVC
6 15 (53.57%) WinForms
6 15 (53.57%) SQL
7 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
7 13 (46.43%) VB.NET
7 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
7 13 (46.43%) TDD
8 12 (42.86%) MVVM
9 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
9 10 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (35.71%) Moq
9 10 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (35.71%) Ninject
9 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
9 10 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (35.71%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (35.71%) Scrum
9 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
9 10 (35.71%) NUnit
9 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
9 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (35.71%) Kanban
9 10 (35.71%) Spring.NET
9 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Moq
1 10 (35.71%) MSTest
1 10 (35.71%) NUnit
1 10 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) .NET Software Developer
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Developer
2 13 (46.43%) WPF Developer
3 12 (42.86%) VB.NET Developer
4 11 (39.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (39.29%) C# Developer
5 7 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
5 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Programmer
5 7 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Software Programmer
5 7 (25.00%) SQL Programmer
5 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (25.00%) VB.NET Programmer
6 6 (21.43%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (82.14%) WCF
3 15 (53.57%) WinForms
4 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (35.71%) Ninject
5 10 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
5 10 (35.71%) Spring.NET
5 10 (35.71%) Unity DI Container
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) MVC
2 13 (46.43%) TDD
3 12 (42.86%) MVVM
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (35.71%) Kanban
4 10 (35.71%) Scrum
4 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
5 8 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) SDLC
6 7 (25.00%) OO
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.86%) QMS
8 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 4 (14.29%) OOP
10 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 13 (46.43%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
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