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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 41 36
Permanent jobs citing WPF 0 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 2.54% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.45% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
136 110 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 55.74% 46.61% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 128 100 131
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WinForms
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (80.00%) C++
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) XSLT
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) C
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) Law
4 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) Military
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Ajax
4 7 (70.00%) Web Development
4 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) Digital Forensics
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (70.00%) WCF
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (70.00%) Law
1 7 (70.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) WPF Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WinForms
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 7 (70.00%) Ajax
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) Scrum
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Web Development
1 7 (70.00%) Digital Forensics
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (80.00%) C++
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft