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 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 114 129 92
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Permanent jobs citing WPF 124 84 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.20% 1.67% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.89% 4.76% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 117 81 79
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £27,500
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
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
1801 1766 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.02% 35.05% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1603 1283
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 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
Coventry +29 34 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Birmingham +20 34 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Worcestershire +16 18 £25,000 -44.44% 6
Staffordshire -6 17 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Warwickshire -27 8 £33,750 -25.00% 3
Sutton Coldfield - 7 £32,500 - 2
Walsall -7 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Shropshire +8 1 £27,500 -37.50%
Solihull +6 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Herefordshire - 1 - -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 230 (96.23%) C#
2 204 (85.36%) .NET
3 139 (58.16%) ASP.NET
4 120 (50.21%) WCF
5 112 (46.86%) MVC
6 107 (44.77%) SQL Server
7 101 (42.26%) JavaScript
8 93 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (37.24%) SQL
10 88 (36.82%) Microsoft
11 76 (31.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 72 (30.13%) Windows
13 65 (27.20%) MVVM
14 63 (26.36%) CSS
15 60 (25.10%) HTML
16 57 (23.85%) WinForms
17 55 (23.01%) ASP.NET Web API
18 53 (22.18%) .NET Framework
19 51 (21.34%) TDD
20 49 (20.50%) XML
20 49 (20.50%) Software Engineering
21 48 (20.08%) AngularJS
22 47 (19.67%) jQuery
22 47 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
23 46 (19.25%) Web Services
24 43 (17.99%) Microsoft Azure
25 42 (17.57%) Scrum
26 41 (17.15%) Entity Framework
27 40 (16.74%) Visual Studio
28 38 (15.90%) LINQ

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 25 (10.46%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (2.93%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.51%) Apache
4 6 (2.51%) IIS
5 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.42%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.42%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (17.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.69%) Office 365
2 16 (6.69%) SaaS
3 11 (4.60%) GitHub
4 6 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.93%) Broadband
2 5 (2.09%) Internet
3 2 (0.84%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (44.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.37%) SQL Server 2014
2 20 (8.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.02%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.60%) MySQL
6 7 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.42%) Power BI
9 1 (0.42%) QlikView
9 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (16.74%) Visual Studio
2 34 (14.23%) Git (software)
3 28 (11.72%) NUnit
4 23 (9.62%) Moq
4 23 (9.62%) MSTest
4 23 (9.62%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (9.21%) TeamCity
6 18 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (6.28%) Subversion
8 12 (5.02%) JIRA
9 10 (4.18%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (2.51%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.09%) Hudson
11 5 (2.09%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (2.09%) NSubstitute
11 5 (2.09%) NuGet
11 5 (2.09%) Selenium
12 2 (0.84%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.84%) LabVIEW
13 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 31 (12.97%) Finance
2 20 (8.37%) Games
3 10 (4.18%) Banking
4 7 (2.93%) Retail
4 7 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.51%) Legal
6 4 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 201 (84.10%) Developer
2 135 (56.49%) .NET Developer
3 101 (42.26%) C# Developer
4 54 (22.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (22.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 48 (20.08%) WPF Developer
7 45 (18.83%) Senior Developer
8 41 (17.15%) Software Developer
9 40 (16.74%) C# WPF Developer
10 39 (16.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 33 (13.81%) Software Engineer
12 31 (12.97%) SQL Developer
13 25 (10.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (10.04%) C# Software Developer
14 24 (10.04%) Senior .NET Developer
15 23 (9.62%) .NET Software Developer
16 21 (8.79%) Senior C# Developer
17 20 (8.37%) SQL Server Developer
18 19 (7.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 17 (7.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (85.36%) .NET
2 139 (58.16%) ASP.NET
3 120 (50.21%) WCF
4 76 (31.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (26.36%) CSS
6 60 (25.10%) HTML
7 57 (23.85%) WinForms
8 55 (23.01%) ASP.NET Web API
9 53 (22.18%) .NET Framework
10 49 (20.50%) XML
11 48 (20.08%) AngularJS
12 47 (19.67%) jQuery
13 46 (19.25%) Web Services
14 41 (17.15%) Entity Framework
15 38 (15.90%) LINQ
16 34 (14.23%) Ninject
17 28 (11.72%) WF
17 28 (11.72%) XSL
18 23 (9.62%) Castle Windsor
18 23 (9.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.46%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.18%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.93%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (2.93%) Fat Client
4 7 (2.93%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.09%) User Experience
6 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.84%) FMCG
7 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.84%) Tandem
8 1 (0.42%) Fintech
8 1 (0.42%) iPad
8 1 (0.42%) iPhone
8 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.42%) PDA
8 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.13%) Windows
2 10 (4.18%) Unix
3 8 (3.35%) Android
4 6 (2.51%) Linux
5 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.84%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (46.86%) MVC
2 93 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (27.20%) MVVM
4 51 (21.34%) TDD
5 49 (20.50%) Software Engineering
6 47 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (17.57%) Scrum
8 28 (11.72%) Mentoring
8 28 (11.72%) OO
9 27 (11.30%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (10.46%) OOP
11 23 (9.62%) Kanban
12 22 (9.21%) Web Application Development
13 20 (8.37%) Unit Testing
14 19 (7.95%) Web Development
15 18 (7.53%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (5.86%) Multithreading
17 13 (5.44%) SDLC
18 12 (5.02%) BDD
18 12 (5.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 230 (96.23%) C#
2 101 (42.26%) JavaScript
3 89 (37.24%) SQL
4 35 (14.64%) VB.NET
5 26 (10.88%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.44%) C
6 13 (5.44%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.18%) C++
7 10 (4.18%) Java
7 10 (4.18%) Shell Script
7 10 (4.18%) VB
8 9 (3.77%) F#
9 8 (3.35%) XAML
10 6 (2.51%) PHP
11 5 (2.09%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.09%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.26%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.84%) VB6
14 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.42%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 35 (14.64%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) MCP
2 2 (0.84%) MCTS
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.51%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (2.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 88 (36.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.53%) Oracle
3 6 (2.51%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.42%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.42%) Telerik
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + pension +25 days hol +salary reviews
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 25 days, pension, flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
E.ON
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick
Erin Associates Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Infinity Wireless
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Vsolvit4u
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 21 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + industry leading benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £38,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago