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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 161 105 95
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 77 141 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.28% 2.39% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 6.60% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 133 119
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £44,100
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
2058 2135 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.08% 36.25% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1923 1712
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +6 28 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Birmingham -41 24 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Coventry +4 15 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Warwickshire +3 3 £35,500 +5.97%
Worcestershire -12 2 £41,250 +32.00% 2
Shropshire - 2 £42,500 -
Wolverhampton 0 1 £34,000 -20.00%
Sutton Coldfield -8 1 £28,500 -24.00%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 183 (96.83%) C#
2 177 (93.65%) .NET
3 126 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 125 (66.14%) SQL
5 107 (56.61%) JavaScript
6 94 (49.74%) MVC
7 79 (41.80%) SQL Server
8 73 (38.62%) WCF
9 66 (34.92%) WinForms
10 63 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 63 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (31.22%) .NET Framework
11 59 (31.22%) Windows
12 56 (29.63%) VB.NET
13 52 (27.51%) CSS
13 52 (27.51%) jQuery
14 49 (25.93%) HTML
15 48 (25.40%) TDD
16 46 (24.34%) Web Services
17 45 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 44 (23.28%) OO
19 41 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
20 40 (21.16%) SharePoint
21 39 (20.63%) Degree
21 39 (20.63%) Entity Framework
22 38 (20.11%) LINQ
22 38 (20.11%) Visual Studio
23 37 (19.58%) Microsoft Azure
24 35 (18.52%) T-SQL
25 34 (17.99%) Software Engineering

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 40 (21.16%) SharePoint
2 23 (12.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.53%) Apache
4 1 (0.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) IIS
4 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (12.70%) Office 365
3 5 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.59%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (41.80%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (6.88%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.88%) VLDB
4 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.17%) MySQL
5 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (20.11%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.17%) Moq
2 6 (3.17%) NUnit
2 6 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.17%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (3.17%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.65%) MSTest
4 4 (2.12%) Xcode
5 3 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.53%) Hudson
7 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.53%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
7 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 13 (6.88%) Retail
2 6 (3.17%) Finance
3 2 (1.06%) Legal
3 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.53%) Advertising
4 1 (0.53%) Games
4 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 137 (72.49%) Developer
2 115 (60.85%) .NET Developer
3 70 (37.04%) C# Developer
4 59 (31.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (25.40%) Software Developer
6 39 (20.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (20.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 36 (19.05%) C# Software Developer
9 30 (15.87%) WPF Developer
10 29 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 29 (15.34%) SQL Developer
11 26 (13.76%) C# WPF Developer
11 26 (13.76%) WinForms Developer
12 22 (11.64%) C# Programmer
12 22 (11.64%) Office 365 Developer
12 22 (11.64%) Programmer
12 22 (11.64%) SharePoint Developer
13 19 (10.05%) .NET Programmer
14 17 (8.99%) Analyst
14 17 (8.99%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (93.65%) .NET
2 126 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 73 (38.62%) WCF
4 66 (34.92%) WinForms
5 63 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (31.22%) .NET Framework
7 52 (27.51%) CSS
7 52 (27.51%) jQuery
8 49 (25.93%) HTML
9 46 (24.34%) Web Services
10 45 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (20.63%) Entity Framework
12 38 (20.11%) LINQ
13 32 (16.93%) XML
14 30 (15.87%) WF
15 28 (14.81%) XSL
16 22 (11.64%) HTML5
17 20 (10.58%) AngularJS
18 13 (6.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 8 (4.23%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 7 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (2.65%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.65%) Tandem
5 3 (1.59%) iPad
6 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.53%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.53%) Fintech
7 1 (0.53%) FMCG
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) Physics
7 1 (0.53%) SCADA
7 1 (0.53%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.53%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.22%) Windows
2 11 (5.82%) Unix
2 11 (5.82%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.59%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (49.74%) MVC
2 48 (25.40%) TDD
3 44 (23.28%) OO
4 41 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (17.99%) Software Engineering
6 23 (12.17%) OOP
7 19 (10.05%) SDLC
8 18 (9.52%) MVVM
9 17 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.99%) Mentoring
10 16 (8.47%) Unit Testing
11 15 (7.94%) QMS
11 15 (7.94%) Test Planning
11 15 (7.94%) Web Development
12 14 (7.41%) Integration Testing
12 14 (7.41%) Scrum
12 14 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
13 13 (6.88%) Change Management
14 9 (4.76%) Configuration Management
15 6 (3.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 183 (96.83%) C#
2 125 (66.14%) SQL
3 107 (56.61%) JavaScript
4 56 (29.63%) VB.NET
5 35 (18.52%) T-SQL
6 24 (12.70%) PL/SQL
7 19 (10.05%) XAML
8 18 (9.52%) C++
9 9 (4.76%) Java
9 9 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.17%) F#
11 5 (2.65%) C
11 5 (2.65%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.12%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.59%) VB
14 2 (1.06%) Perl
14 2 (1.06%) Python
15 1 (0.53%) Delphi
15 1 (0.53%) PHP
15 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (20.63%) Degree
2 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) ISEB
3 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.53%) MCP
3 1 (0.53%) MCTS
3 1 (0.53%) OCA
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.59%) QA
1 3 (1.59%) TickIT
2 2 (1.06%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 63 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.70%) Oracle
3 5 (2.65%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.06%) Telerik
5 1 (0.53%) Apple
5 1 (0.53%) Google
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