Period
to 21 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 60 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13 +24
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.59% 2.58% 5.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 6.88% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 57
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +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 253 407 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 40.22% 37.44% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 242 334 532
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,515 £21,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,275 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Staffordshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend 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 February 2019. 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
Cannock - 6 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -16 4 £40,000 -
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) WinForms
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) LINQ
3 6 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Backend Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) WinForms
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) VB6