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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 134 127 111
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 114 106 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.85% 1.98% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.44% 4.93% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 105 100 93
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 £50,000 £47,800 £50,000
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
2096 2150 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.06% 40.18% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1791 1948 1512
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 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 5 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
Birmingham -29 32 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Staffordshire +14 30 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Coventry +28 22 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Worcestershire -4 19 £27,500 -32.51% 1
Solihull +12 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Shropshire -13 2 £42,500 -3.40% 1
West Bromwich -3 1 £36,500 +12.30%
Warwickshire -10 1 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 230 (97.05%) C#
2 216 (91.14%) .NET
3 146 (61.60%) ASP.NET
4 121 (51.05%) SQL
5 120 (50.63%) JavaScript
6 112 (47.26%) MVC
7 108 (45.57%) WCF
8 100 (42.19%) SQL Server
9 87 (36.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 78 (32.91%) Microsoft
11 74 (31.22%) Windows
11 74 (31.22%) WinForms
12 69 (29.11%) CSS
12 69 (29.11%) .NET Framework
13 67 (28.27%) ASP.NET Web API
14 63 (26.58%) HTML
15 57 (24.05%) Web Services
15 57 (24.05%) Degree
15 57 (24.05%) Software Engineering
16 54 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
16 54 (22.78%) Microsoft Azure
17 53 (22.36%) Entity Framework
18 49 (20.68%) LINQ
19 48 (20.25%) TDD
20 46 (19.41%) jQuery
21 45 (18.99%) XML
22 39 (16.46%) XSL
22 39 (16.46%) WF
23 38 (16.03%) MVVM
24 37 (15.61%) AngularJS

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 (14.77%) SharePoint
2 23 (9.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.84%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.42%) IIS
4 1 (0.42%) Node.js
4 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (22.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (10.13%) Office 365
3 10 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.11%) Broadband
2 4 (1.69%) Internet
3 2 (0.84%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (6.75%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.80%) VLDB
6 6 (2.53%) MySQL
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (13.92%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.33%) TeamCity
3 14 (5.91%) Moq
3 14 (5.91%) NUnit
3 14 (5.91%) Oracle Forms
3 14 (5.91%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (5.49%) MSTest
5 8 (3.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.69%) Subversion
6 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.84%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.42%) Hudson
8 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 16 (6.75%) Finance
2 7 (2.95%) Games
2 7 (2.95%) Legal
3 5 (2.11%) Banking
3 5 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 168 (70.89%) Developer
2 139 (58.65%) .NET Developer
3 79 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 65 (27.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (25.74%) ASP.NET Developer
6 48 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 46 (19.41%) WPF Developer
8 43 (18.14%) Software Developer
9 37 (15.61%) C# WPF Developer
10 36 (15.19%) .NET Software Developer
11 35 (14.77%) Software Engineer
12 31 (13.08%) SQL Developer
13 30 (12.66%) C# Software Developer
14 27 (11.39%) Programmer
15 23 (9.70%) .NET Programmer
15 23 (9.70%) Senior Developer
16 22 (9.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 22 (9.28%) C# Programmer
16 22 (9.28%) Office 365 Developer
16 22 (9.28%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (91.14%) .NET
2 146 (61.60%) ASP.NET
3 108 (45.57%) WCF
4 87 (36.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 74 (31.22%) WinForms
6 69 (29.11%) .NET Framework
6 69 (29.11%) CSS
7 67 (28.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 63 (26.58%) HTML
9 57 (24.05%) Web Services
10 53 (22.36%) Entity Framework
11 49 (20.68%) LINQ
12 46 (19.41%) jQuery
13 45 (18.99%) XML
14 39 (16.46%) WF
14 39 (16.46%) XSL
15 37 (15.61%) AngularJS
16 32 (13.50%) HTML5
17 14 (5.91%) Ninject
18 13 (5.49%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.70%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.33%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (5.49%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (5.49%) Fat Client
4 13 (5.49%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.27%) User Experience
6 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.84%) FMCG
6 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.84%) Tandem
7 1 (0.42%) Fintech
7 1 (0.42%) PDA
7 1 (0.42%) SCADA
7 1 (0.42%) Social Media
7 1 (0.42%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 74 (31.22%) Windows
2 16 (6.75%) Unix
3 10 (4.22%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.69%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.27%) Android
6 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (47.26%) MVC
2 57 (24.05%) Software Engineering
3 54 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (20.25%) TDD
5 38 (16.03%) MVVM
6 36 (15.19%) OO
7 30 (12.66%) Mentoring
8 26 (10.97%) OOP
9 25 (10.55%) Web Development
10 24 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (9.70%) Scrum
11 23 (9.70%) Unit Testing
12 16 (6.75%) Test Planning
13 15 (6.33%) Dependency Injection
13 15 (6.33%) Integration Testing
13 15 (6.33%) QMS
13 15 (6.33%) SDLC
13 15 (6.33%) System Integration Testing
14 14 (5.91%) Change Management
14 14 (5.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 230 (97.05%) C#
2 121 (51.05%) SQL
3 120 (50.63%) JavaScript
4 36 (15.19%) VB.NET
5 32 (13.50%) T-SQL
6 24 (10.13%) XAML
7 23 (9.70%) PL/SQL
8 18 (7.59%) C++
9 16 (6.75%) Shell Script
10 13 (5.49%) F#
10 13 (5.49%) Java
11 6 (2.53%) C
11 6 (2.53%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.11%) VB
13 2 (0.84%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.84%) Perl
13 2 (0.84%) Python
13 2 (0.84%) VB6
14 1 (0.42%) Delphi
14 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (24.05%) Degree
2 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.84%) MCP
3 2 (0.84%) MCTS
4 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.42%) OCA
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.84%) ISO 9000
1 2 (0.84%) QA
1 2 (0.84%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 78 (32.91%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.70%) Oracle
3 2 (0.84%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.42%) Apple
4 1 (0.42%) Google
4 1 (0.42%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.42%) Telerik
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point
Salary: bonus, + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + car + 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Jaama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
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