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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 23 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.30% 4.13% 6.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.74% 9.18% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 13
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £42,000 £45,000
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
108 98 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 46.35% 44.95% 62.11%
Number of salaries quoted 103 95 133
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Worcester +3 8 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Redditch - 6 £40,000 -
Malvern +4 3 £43,000 +17.80% 1
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) .NET
3 17 (85.00%) HTML
4 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (55.00%) C++
5 11 (55.00%) XML
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
7 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 9 (45.00%) WCF
7 9 (45.00%) Ajax
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (45.00%) CSS
7 9 (45.00%) Web Services
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (45.00%) jQuery
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (40.00%) HTML5
8 8 (40.00%) OOP
8 8 (40.00%) C
8 8 (40.00%) ATL
8 8 (40.00%) DCOM
8 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 8 (40.00%) WinForms
9 7 (35.00%) ISO 9001
10 6 (30.00%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Simulink
2 2 (10.00%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Modbus
1 2 (10.00%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Automotive
2 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (45.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) Junior
8 2 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (5.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (55.00%) XML
4 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) Web Services
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) WCF
4 9 (45.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) Ajax
5 8 (40.00%) WinForms
5 8 (40.00%) ATL
5 8 (40.00%) DCOM
5 8 (40.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) JSON
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.00%) XSL
8 1 (5.00%) MFC
8 1 (5.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 8 (40.00%) OOP
4 6 (30.00%) Android Development
4 6 (30.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Data Management
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) C++
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) C
6 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.00%) VBA
7 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (5.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (15.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
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