The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 115 78
Rank change year-on-year -2 -37  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 14 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.72% 1.14% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.03% 4.13% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 60
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £42,450 £44,500 £49,050
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 689 653 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.32% 27.67% 33.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3072 2667 2937
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Birmingham

WPF
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for WPF in Birmingham

WPF
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for WPF.

1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 40 (95.24%) .NET
3 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 19 (45.24%) SQL
4 19 (45.24%) MVC
5 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (30.95%) MVVM
8 13 (30.95%) Scrum
9 12 (28.57%) WinForms
9 12 (28.57%) TDD
9 12 (28.57%) NUnit
9 12 (28.57%) Broadband
9 12 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 12 (28.57%) Windows
9 12 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (28.57%) Moq
9 12 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (28.57%) Ninject
9 12 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
9 12 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (28.57%) MSTest
9 12 (28.57%) Spring.NET
9 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (28.57%) Kanban
9 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Moq
1 12 (28.57%) MSTest
1 12 (28.57%) NUnit
1 12 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 30 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 15 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 13 (30.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (28.57%) Telecoms Developer
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Developer
7 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (19.05%) Analyst
9 7 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (16.67%) C# Programmer
9 7 (16.67%) Programmer
9 7 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
10 6 (14.29%) HTML Developer
10 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 5 (11.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) .NET
2 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (28.57%) Ninject
5 12 (28.57%) Spring.NET
5 12 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
5 12 (28.57%) WinForms
6 11 (26.19%) WCF
7 10 (23.81%) CSS
7 10 (23.81%) HTML
8 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
8 9 (21.43%) jQuery
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (16.67%) LINQ
10 7 (16.67%) WF
11 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 3 (7.14%) Web Services
12 2 (4.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) SCADA
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) MVC
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) MVVM
3 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (28.57%) Kanban
4 12 (28.57%) TDD
5 5 (11.90%) Web Development
6 2 (4.76%) Front End Development
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
7 1 (2.38%) Microservices
7 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.38%) SDLC
7 1 (2.38%) SOA
7 1 (2.38%) SOLID
7 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 19 (45.24%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) XAML
5 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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