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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 162 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 67 120 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.16% 2.24% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 6.33% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 59 113 97
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £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
1972 1895 2009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.11% 35.37% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1716 1745
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 September 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 September 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
Coventry +6 18 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Birmingham -48 18 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Staffordshire -2 14 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Sutton Coldfield -5 5 £28,500 -18.57%
Worcestershire -2 4 £27,500 - 1
Warwickshire -14 2 £35,500 -21.11%
Wolverhampton -2 1 £34,000 -20.00%
Shropshire -9 1 - - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 155 (99.36%) C#
2 152 (97.44%) .NET
3 116 (74.36%) SQL
4 109 (69.87%) ASP.NET
5 97 (62.18%) JavaScript
6 93 (59.62%) MVC
7 67 (42.95%) VB.NET
8 63 (40.38%) WCF
9 62 (39.74%) .NET Framework
10 59 (37.82%) jQuery
11 58 (37.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (35.90%) SQL Server
13 55 (35.26%) Microsoft
14 51 (32.69%) WinForms
15 44 (28.21%) TDD
15 44 (28.21%) CSS
16 41 (26.28%) SharePoint
17 40 (25.64%) OO
18 39 (25.00%) Web Services
19 38 (24.36%) Windows
19 38 (24.36%) HTML
19 38 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
20 37 (23.72%) T-SQL
20 37 (23.72%) Visual Studio
21 36 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
22 34 (21.79%) Entity Framework
23 33 (21.15%) XML
24 32 (20.51%) LINQ
25 30 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
26 29 (18.59%) Oracle

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 41 (26.28%) SharePoint
2 22 (14.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.64%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (14.10%) Office 365
3 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.05%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2014
2 11 (7.05%) VLDB
3 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.28%) MySQL
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (23.72%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.21%) Moq
2 5 (3.21%) MSTest
2 5 (3.21%) NUnit
2 5 (3.21%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (3.21%) Xcode
3 3 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.64%) Hudson
4 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.64%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.64%) Selenium
General
1 19 (12.18%) Retail
2 5 (3.21%) Advertising
3 2 (1.28%) Finance
4 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 133 (85.26%) Developer
2 103 (66.03%) .NET Developer
3 68 (43.59%) C# Developer
4 55 (35.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (32.69%) Software Developer
6 40 (25.64%) C# Software Developer
7 34 (21.79%) .NET Software Developer
8 30 (19.23%) SQL Developer
9 27 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 25 (16.03%) WinForms Developer
11 24 (15.38%) WPF Developer
12 22 (14.10%) Office 365 Developer
12 22 (14.10%) SharePoint Developer
13 21 (13.46%) C# WPF Developer
14 19 (12.18%) .NET Applications Developer
14 19 (12.18%) Applications Developer
14 19 (12.18%) C# Application Developer
15 18 (11.54%) Senior Developer
16 16 (10.26%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (97.44%) .NET
2 109 (69.87%) ASP.NET
3 63 (40.38%) WCF
4 62 (39.74%) .NET Framework
5 59 (37.82%) jQuery
6 58 (37.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (32.69%) WinForms
8 44 (28.21%) CSS
9 39 (25.00%) Web Services
10 38 (24.36%) HTML
11 36 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 34 (21.79%) Entity Framework
13 33 (21.15%) XML
14 32 (20.51%) LINQ
15 29 (18.59%) WF
16 24 (15.38%) XSL
17 13 (8.33%) AngularJS
18 11 (7.05%) ADO.NET
19 10 (6.41%) HTML5
19 10 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (3.21%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.21%) iPad
4 5 (3.21%) Tandem
5 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.64%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.64%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.64%) Fintech
7 1 (0.64%) Physics
7 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.36%) Windows
2 10 (6.41%) Unix
3 8 (5.13%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (59.62%) MVC
2 44 (28.21%) TDD
3 40 (25.64%) OO
4 38 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (16.03%) SDLC
6 22 (14.10%) OOP
7 15 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (8.33%) QMS
9 12 (7.69%) MVVM
9 12 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.05%) Scrum
11 8 (5.13%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.49%) Web Development
13 6 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (3.85%) SOA
14 5 (3.21%) Integration Testing
14 5 (3.21%) Kanban
14 5 (3.21%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 155 (99.36%) C#
2 116 (74.36%) SQL
3 97 (62.18%) JavaScript
4 67 (42.95%) VB.NET
5 37 (23.72%) T-SQL
6 28 (17.95%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.13%) C++
8 6 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.21%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.21%) VB
9 5 (3.21%) XAML
10 4 (2.56%) C
11 3 (1.92%) F#
11 3 (1.92%) Java
11 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 19 (12.18%) Degree
2 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.64%) HND
3 1 (0.64%) ISEB
3 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) TickIT
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.64%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (35.26%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.59%) Oracle
3 4 (2.56%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.28%) Telerik
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