Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 181 107
Rank change year-on-year +3 -74 +27
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 34 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 0.71% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 2.40% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 66
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,500 £32,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,250 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1304 1419 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.67% 29.81% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1230 1119
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) MVVM
4 9 (47.37%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
5 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) SOLID
5 8 (42.11%) Node.js
6 6 (31.58%) XAML
6 6 (31.58%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
7 5 (26.32%) SSDT
7 5 (26.32%) SignalR
7 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 5 (26.32%) Xamarin
7 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
7 5 (26.32%) Akka
7 5 (26.32%) Ranorex
7 5 (26.32%) Functional Programming
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
7 5 (26.32%) Protractor
7 5 (26.32%) ReactiveX
7 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Web Testing
7 5 (26.32%) iSeries

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) DB2
2 5 (26.32%) SSDT
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
1 5 (26.32%) HP UFT
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
1 5 (26.32%) JUnit
1 5 (26.32%) Protractor
1 5 (26.32%) Ranorex
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Moq
2 4 (21.05%) MSTest
2 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 4 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) C# Developer
4 8 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
6 6 (31.58%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (31.58%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (26.32%) Architect
7 5 (26.32%) Automation Test Lead
7 5 (26.32%) Graduate
7 5 (26.32%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (26.32%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (26.32%) Junior
7 5 (26.32%) Junior Developer
7 5 (26.32%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (26.32%) Lead Architect
7 5 (26.32%) Test Architect
7 5 (26.32%) Test Automation Architect
8 4 (21.05%) Junior C# Developer
8 4 (21.05%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) Node.js
3 5 (26.32%) Akka
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (26.32%) Reactive Extensions
3 5 (26.32%) ReactiveX
3 5 (26.32%) SignalR
3 5 (26.32%) Task Parallel Library
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) WinForms
4 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) Ninject
4 4 (21.05%) Spring.NET
4 4 (21.05%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (21.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 5 (26.32%) iSeries
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVVM
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) SOLID
4 6 (31.58%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Programming
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Web Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (21.05%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (21.05%) Kanban
6 4 (21.05%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) XAML
4 5 (26.32%) Delphi
4 5 (26.32%) F#
4 5 (26.32%) Groovy
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) RPG
4 5 (26.32%) Scala
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) IBM
2 5 (26.32%) Xamarin