The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 26 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.34% 0.38% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.89% 0.68% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 7
Average salary £28,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 148 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 58.75% 56.49% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 150 137 96
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

WPF
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Worcestershire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

WPF
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Redditch - 13 £32,500 - 2
Malvern - 9 £25,000 -
Worcester - 2 £35,750 -
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 42 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (88.10%) .NET
3 28 (66.67%) HTML
3 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 24 (57.14%) C++
4 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
6 20 (47.62%) HTML5
7 18 (42.86%) Degree
7 18 (42.86%) Windows
8 17 (40.48%) WinForms
8 17 (40.48%) SQL
9 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (30.95%) MFC
11 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 12 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (26.19%) Fat Client
12 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
12 11 (26.19%) User Experience
12 11 (26.19%) CSS
12 11 (26.19%) Java
12 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
12 11 (26.19%) Thin Client
13 10 (23.81%) XML
13 10 (23.81%) SaaS
14 9 (21.43%) C
14 9 (21.43%) TDD
15 8 (19.05%) MVC
15 8 (19.05%) OOP
15 8 (19.05%) Mobile Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) SaaS
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Automotive
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) .NET Developer
4 10 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Graduate
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Systems Developer
8 4 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Junior
9 3 (7.14%) Qt Software Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Graduate C# Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
10 2 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (88.10%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) HTML
3 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 20 (47.62%) HTML5
5 17 (40.48%) WinForms
6 13 (30.95%) MFC
7 11 (26.19%) CSS
8 10 (23.81%) XML
9 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
9 8 (19.05%) jQuery
9 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (14.29%) Ajax
10 6 (14.29%) Web Services
10 6 (14.29%) ATL
10 6 (14.29%) DCOM
11 5 (11.90%) Qt
11 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
11 5 (11.90%) PhoneGap
11 5 (11.90%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Thin Client
1 11 (26.19%) Fat Client
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
4 9 (21.43%) TDD
5 8 (19.05%) MVC
5 8 (19.05%) OOP
5 8 (19.05%) Mobile Development
5 8 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (16.67%) SDLC
6 7 (16.67%) Open Source
7 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
9 3 (7.14%) Android Development
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.14%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) OO
9 3 (7.14%) SOA
10 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (57.14%) C++
3 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 17 (40.48%) SQL
5 11 (26.19%) Java
6 9 (21.43%) C
7 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.38%) VBA
9 1 (2.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) TickIT
2 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Xamarin
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago