The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 144 108 109
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 95 118 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.56% 2.19% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.56% 5.66% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 89 114 110
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WPF
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2082 2085 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.09% 38.61% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1893 1701
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WPF
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WPF Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WPF
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

WPF Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WPF
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +15 38 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Birmingham -36 23 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Coventry +2 13 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Worcestershire -10 11 £27,500 -32.92% 1
Shropshire -18 3 £42,500 -3.40%
Solihull +4 1 - -
West Bromwich -2 1 £36,500 +12.30%
Warwickshire -9 1 £42,500 +26.86%
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WPF.

1 227 (97.42%) C#
2 213 (91.42%) .NET
3 139 (59.66%) ASP.NET
4 124 (53.22%) SQL
5 120 (51.50%) JavaScript
6 108 (46.35%) MVC
7 100 (42.92%) SQL Server
8 98 (42.06%) WCF
9 78 (33.48%) Windows
9 78 (33.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (32.62%) WinForms
11 75 (32.19%) Microsoft
12 67 (28.76%) .NET Framework
13 60 (25.75%) CSS
14 58 (24.89%) HTML
15 57 (24.46%) Degree
15 57 (24.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 53 (22.75%) TDD
17 52 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (22.32%) Software Engineering
18 51 (21.89%) Web Services
19 49 (21.03%) Microsoft Azure
20 48 (20.60%) jQuery
20 48 (20.60%) Entity Framework
21 47 (20.17%) LINQ
22 43 (18.45%) VB.NET
23 41 (17.60%) XML
24 40 (17.17%) OO
25 36 (15.45%) MVVM
26 35 (15.02%) SharePoint

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (15.02%) SharePoint
2 22 (9.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.86%) IIS
3 2 (0.86%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) Node.js
4 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (21.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (9.87%) Office 365
3 9 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.15%) Broadband
2 3 (1.29%) Internet
3 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (42.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.01%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.15%) VLDB
5 10 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.58%) MySQL
7 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (14.59%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.01%) Moq
2 14 (6.01%) NUnit
2 14 (6.01%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (5.58%) MSTest
4 12 (5.15%) TeamCity
5 11 (4.72%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (3.43%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.72%) Subversion
7 4 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.29%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.43%) Hudson
9 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.43%) Xcode
General
1 17 (7.30%) Finance
2 6 (2.58%) Games
2 6 (2.58%) Retail
3 5 (2.15%) Banking
3 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.29%) Legal
4 3 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 167 (71.67%) Developer
2 136 (58.37%) .NET Developer
3 84 (36.05%) C# Developer
4 69 (29.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (23.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 49 (21.03%) Software Developer
7 48 (20.60%) WPF Developer
8 41 (17.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 39 (16.74%) .NET Software Developer
9 39 (16.74%) C# WPF Developer
10 33 (14.16%) C# Software Developer
11 30 (12.88%) Software Engineer
12 29 (12.45%) SQL Developer
13 26 (11.16%) Programmer
14 23 (9.87%) WinForms Developer
15 22 (9.44%) .NET Programmer
15 22 (9.44%) C# Programmer
16 21 (9.01%) Office 365 Developer
16 21 (9.01%) Senior Developer
16 21 (9.01%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (91.42%) .NET
2 139 (59.66%) ASP.NET
3 98 (42.06%) WCF
4 78 (33.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 76 (32.62%) WinForms
6 67 (28.76%) .NET Framework
7 60 (25.75%) CSS
8 58 (24.89%) HTML
9 57 (24.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 51 (21.89%) Web Services
11 48 (20.60%) Entity Framework
11 48 (20.60%) jQuery
12 47 (20.17%) LINQ
13 41 (17.60%) XML
14 35 (15.02%) XSL
15 34 (14.59%) WF
16 31 (13.30%) AngularJS
17 30 (12.88%) HTML5
18 16 (6.87%) Ninject
19 13 (5.58%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.30%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.44%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (5.58%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (5.58%) Fat Client
4 13 (5.58%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.15%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.15%) Tandem
6 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.29%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.29%) User Experience
7 2 (0.86%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.43%) Fintech
8 1 (0.43%) PDA
8 1 (0.43%) Physics
8 1 (0.43%) SCADA
8 1 (0.43%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 78 (33.48%) Windows
2 13 (5.58%) Unix
3 11 (4.72%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.72%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.86%) Android
7 1 (0.43%) Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (46.35%) MVC
2 53 (22.75%) TDD
3 52 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (22.32%) Software Engineering
4 40 (17.17%) OO
5 36 (15.45%) MVVM
6 31 (13.30%) Mentoring
7 27 (11.59%) OOP
8 24 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (10.30%) Scrum
8 24 (10.30%) Web Development
9 22 (9.44%) Unit Testing
10 16 (6.87%) QMS
10 16 (6.87%) SDLC
10 16 (6.87%) Test Planning
11 15 (6.44%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (6.44%) Integration Testing
11 15 (6.44%) System Integration Testing
12 14 (6.01%) Change Management
12 14 (6.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 227 (97.42%) C#
2 124 (53.22%) SQL
3 120 (51.50%) JavaScript
4 43 (18.45%) VB.NET
5 33 (14.16%) T-SQL
6 24 (10.30%) XAML
7 22 (9.44%) PL/SQL
8 20 (8.58%) C++
9 13 (5.58%) Java
9 13 (5.58%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.29%) F#
11 6 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.15%) C
13 2 (0.86%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.86%) Perl
13 2 (0.86%) Python
13 2 (0.86%) VB
14 1 (0.43%) Delphi
14 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (24.46%) Degree
2 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.86%) MCP
3 2 (0.86%) MCTS
4 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.43%) OCA
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.86%) ISO 9000
1 2 (0.86%) QA
1 2 (0.86%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 75 (32.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.44%) Oracle
3 5 (2.15%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.86%) Telerik
5 1 (0.43%) Apple
5 1 (0.43%) Google
5 1 (0.43%) Infragistics
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