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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 28 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 25 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.17% 2.63% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 4.58% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 11
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
175 153 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 57.19% 57.52% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 174 141 115
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,750
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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Malvern - 14 £26,250 - 1
Worcester -1 6 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Redditch - 5 £32,500 - 3
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 40 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (87.50%) .NET
3 27 (67.50%) HTML
4 26 (65.00%) C++
5 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 19 (47.50%) WinForms
6 19 (47.50%) HTML5
7 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
8 17 (42.50%) SQL
9 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 16 (40.00%) Windows
9 16 (40.00%) Degree
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (27.50%) XML
11 11 (27.50%) C
11 11 (27.50%) ATL
11 11 (27.50%) DCOM
12 10 (25.00%) MFC
12 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 10 (25.00%) OOP
12 10 (25.00%) ISO 9001
12 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 8 (20.00%) Ajax
13 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (20.00%) WCF
13 8 (20.00%) Fat Client
13 8 (20.00%) jQuery
13 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (20.00%) Mentoring

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Simulink
1 2 (5.00%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Modbus
1 2 (5.00%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (17.50%) Automotive
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 14 (35.00%) Software Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) Graduate
7 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Junior
8 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Systems Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Qt Software Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) HTML
3 19 (47.50%) WinForms
3 19 (47.50%) HTML5
4 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (27.50%) ATL
5 11 (27.50%) DCOM
5 11 (27.50%) XML
6 10 (25.00%) MFC
6 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (20.00%) Ajax
7 8 (20.00%) WCF
7 8 (20.00%) jQuery
7 8 (20.00%) CSS
7 8 (20.00%) Web Services
8 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.00%) JSON
9 5 (12.50%) Qt
10 2 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 8 (20.00%) User Experience
2 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) OOP
3 8 (20.00%) MVC
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (20.00%) SDLC
4 6 (15.00%) Android Development
4 6 (15.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (15.00%) TDD
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (5.00%) UML
6 2 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (2.50%) Validation
7 1 (2.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) C++
3 17 (42.50%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (27.50%) C
6 8 (20.00%) Java
7 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.00%) VBA
9 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (17.50%) TickIT
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bromsgrove
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Redditch
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago