The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 26 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.45% 1.33% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 4.55% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +55.73%
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 Walsall region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 48.55% 29.33% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 19 26
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

WPF
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Walsall region.

WPF Salary Trend in Walsall

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
2 7 (77.78%) Umbraco
2 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (55.56%) Hudson
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) IIS
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) CSLA
4 2 (22.22%) CRM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (77.78%) Umbraco
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Hudson
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Developer
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# WCF Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# WPF Developer
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Developer
3 5 (55.56%) WCF Developer
3 5 (55.56%) WPF Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior SQL Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft