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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.56% 1.64% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 3.33% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -2.77%
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 Walsall region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 46.88% 49.18% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 29
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £35,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) CSLA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) CSLA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory