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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 167 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 68 135 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.16% 2.36% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 6.73% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 61 125 117
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
1980 2006 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.84% 35.03% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1812 1739
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +13 21 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Birmingham -41 21 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Staffordshire -6 17 £37,500 -11.24% 3
Sutton Coldfield -8 2 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Warwickshire -8 2 £35,500 -16.47%
Wolverhampton +1 1 £34,000 -20.00%
Worcestershire -10 1 £45,000 +48.76%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 168 (99.41%) C#
2 163 (96.45%) .NET
3 120 (71.01%) SQL
4 116 (68.64%) ASP.NET
5 101 (59.76%) JavaScript
6 94 (55.62%) MVC
7 71 (42.01%) WCF
8 63 (37.28%) WinForms
8 63 (37.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 61 (36.09%) .NET Framework
10 60 (35.50%) SQL Server
11 58 (34.32%) VB.NET
12 57 (33.73%) Microsoft
13 56 (33.14%) jQuery
14 46 (27.22%) Windows
14 46 (27.22%) TDD
15 44 (26.04%) CSS
16 43 (25.44%) OO
17 42 (24.85%) Web Services
17 42 (24.85%) HTML
17 42 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web API
18 40 (23.67%) Entity Framework
19 39 (23.08%) SharePoint
19 39 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (21.30%) T-SQL
20 36 (21.30%) XML
20 36 (21.30%) LINQ
21 35 (20.71%) Microsoft Azure
22 32 (18.93%) WF
23 31 (18.34%) Visual Studio

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 39 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 25 (14.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.59%) Apache
4 1 (0.59%) CMS
4 1 (0.59%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (15.38%) Office 365
3 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (35.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.69%) VLDB
3 12 (7.10%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (18.34%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.96%) Moq
2 5 (2.96%) MSTest
2 5 (2.96%) NUnit
2 5 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.96%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (2.96%) TeamCity
2 5 (2.96%) Xcode
3 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.59%) Hudson
5 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.59%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 14 (8.28%) Retail
2 2 (1.18%) Finance
2 2 (1.18%) Legal
2 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 129 (76.33%) Developer
2 105 (62.13%) .NET Developer
3 67 (39.64%) C# Developer
4 55 (32.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (27.81%) Software Developer
6 35 (20.71%) C# Software Developer
7 33 (19.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (18.93%) .NET Software Developer
9 29 (17.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 27 (15.98%) SQL Developer
10 27 (15.98%) WinForms Developer
10 27 (15.98%) WPF Developer
11 24 (14.20%) Office 365 Developer
11 24 (14.20%) SharePoint Developer
12 23 (13.61%) C# WPF Developer
13 17 (10.06%) VB.NET Developer
14 16 (9.47%) Senior Developer
15 15 (8.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
15 15 (8.88%) Senior .NET Developer
16 14 (8.28%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (96.45%) .NET
2 116 (68.64%) ASP.NET
3 71 (42.01%) WCF
4 63 (37.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 63 (37.28%) WinForms
5 61 (36.09%) .NET Framework
6 56 (33.14%) jQuery
7 44 (26.04%) CSS
8 42 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (24.85%) HTML
8 42 (24.85%) Web Services
9 40 (23.67%) Entity Framework
10 36 (21.30%) LINQ
10 36 (21.30%) XML
11 32 (18.93%) WF
12 28 (16.57%) XSL
13 15 (8.88%) AngularJS
14 13 (7.69%) HTML5
15 11 (6.51%) ADO.NET
16 10 (5.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.10%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (2.96%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.96%) iPad
4 5 (2.96%) Tandem
5 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.37%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (2.37%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.37%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.59%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.59%) Fintech
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.59%) Physics
7 1 (0.59%) SCADA
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (27.22%) Windows
2 14 (8.28%) Unix
3 8 (4.73%) Windows 10
4 6 (3.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Android
5 1 (0.59%) Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (55.62%) MVC
2 46 (27.22%) TDD
3 43 (25.44%) OO
4 39 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (13.61%) OOP
6 22 (13.02%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.06%) SDLC
8 15 (8.88%) QMS
8 15 (8.88%) Unit Testing
9 14 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.28%) MVVM
10 12 (7.10%) Scrum
11 11 (6.51%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.92%) Test Planning
13 9 (5.33%) Configuration Management
13 9 (5.33%) Integration Testing
13 9 (5.33%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (5.33%) Web Development
14 8 (4.73%) Change Management
15 7 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (99.41%) C#
2 120 (71.01%) SQL
3 101 (59.76%) JavaScript
4 58 (34.32%) VB.NET
5 36 (21.30%) T-SQL
6 27 (15.98%) PL/SQL
7 12 (7.10%) C++
8 11 (6.51%) XAML
9 10 (5.92%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.55%) Java
11 5 (2.96%) F#
11 5 (2.96%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.37%) VB
13 2 (1.18%) C
13 2 (1.18%) Perl
13 2 (1.18%) Python
14 1 (0.59%) Delphi
14 1 (0.59%) PHP
14 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (15.38%) Degree
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.59%) ISEB
3 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.59%) OCA
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) TickIT
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 57 (33.73%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.16%) Oracle
3 5 (2.96%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.18%) Telerik
5 1 (0.59%) Apple
5 1 (0.59%) Google
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