The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 14 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 7.69% 3.57% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.92% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
West Midlands

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 Wolverhampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 28.57% 50.00% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 44
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

WPF
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Wolverhampton region.

WPF Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Kanban
1 8 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 8 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 8 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (100.00%) MSTest
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (100.00%) Moq
1 8 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 8 (100.00%) Ninject
1 8 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (87.50%) VB
2 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCAD
3 1 (12.50%) MCSD
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) MSTest
1 8 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 8 (100.00%) Ninject
1 8 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 8 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Kanban
1 8 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
2 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 7 (87.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCAD
1 1 (12.50%) MCSD
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft