Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 53 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.31% 0.88% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 2.60% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Shropshire median annual salary £43,750 £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +94.44% -40.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £35,375 £21,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £23,750 £46,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 147 154 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 38.48% 34.00% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 119 122 84
Shropshire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,375 £58,625 £53,016
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Shropshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for WPF in Shropshire

WPF
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury -4 3 £47,500 +111.11% 2
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++