Period
to 21 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 57 56
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1 -14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 15 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.42% 2.33% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.95% 5.40% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 24
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £52,500 £53,175
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 Staffordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 88 278 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 30.45% 43.17% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 258 265
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,583 £26,250 £24,346
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +7.59%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Staffordshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WPF in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for WPF in Staffordshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing WPF in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2020.

Salary histogram for WPF in Staffordshire

WPF
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2020. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +19 5 £45,000 -25.00% 2
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) Law
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 1 (14.29%) RESTful
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (71.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Architect
4 2 (28.57%) C# Architect
4 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architect
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Design Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft