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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 29 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 23 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.69% 1.88% 4.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.99% 3.07% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 10
Average salary £30,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.38% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,300 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £45,000 £45,000
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
177 163 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 59.20% 61.28% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 176 149 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £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 31 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 31 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 £25,000 -
Redditch - 5 £32,500 - 4
Worcester - 4 £41,250 - 2
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 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 43 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (88.37%) .NET
3 30 (69.77%) C++
4 29 (67.44%) HTML
5 26 (60.47%) Software Engineering
6 23 (53.49%) WinForms
6 23 (53.49%) HTML5
7 20 (46.51%) Windows
8 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
8 19 (44.19%) Degree
9 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
10 16 (37.21%) SQL
11 13 (30.23%) MFC
12 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
12 12 (27.91%) ATL
12 12 (27.91%) DCOM
12 12 (27.91%) C
13 11 (25.58%) OOP
13 11 (25.58%) Thin Client
13 11 (25.58%) Java
13 11 (25.58%) Fat Client
13 11 (25.58%) Mentoring
13 11 (25.58%) User Experience
14 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
14 10 (23.26%) ISO 9001
14 10 (23.26%) XML
15 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
16 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (16.28%) Computer Science

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (4.65%) Simulink
1 2 (4.65%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Modbus
1 2 (4.65%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
2 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (16.28%) Automotive
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Software Engineer
3 14 (32.56%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Graduate
5 8 (18.60%) .NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (13.95%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Junior
8 4 (9.30%) Systems Developer
8 4 (9.30%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Qt Software Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Junior C# Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (88.37%) .NET
2 29 (67.44%) HTML
3 23 (53.49%) WinForms
3 23 (53.49%) HTML5
4 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
5 13 (30.23%) MFC
6 12 (27.91%) ATL
6 12 (27.91%) DCOM
7 10 (23.26%) XML
8 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.95%) JSON
9 6 (13.95%) WCF
9 6 (13.95%) jQuery
9 6 (13.95%) Ajax
9 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.95%) CSS
9 6 (13.95%) Web Services
10 5 (11.63%) Qt
11 2 (4.65%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Thin Client
1 11 (25.58%) Fat Client
1 11 (25.58%) User Experience
2 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.33%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.58%) Mentoring
2 11 (25.58%) OOP
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.28%) SDLC
4 7 (16.28%) Open Source
5 6 (13.95%) Android Development
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Mobile Development
5 6 (13.95%) TDD
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) MVC
6 2 (4.65%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) UML
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
7 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (69.77%) C++
3 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) SQL
5 12 (27.91%) C
6 11 (25.58%) Java
7 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
8 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.98%) VBA
10 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) ISO 9001
2 7 (16.28%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago