Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 74 80
Rank change year-on-year +25 +6 -26
Permanent jobs citing WPF 53 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.41% 2.85% 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.52% 5.19% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 33
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,375 £47,250 £50,000
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 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 504 674 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 41.90% 54.98% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 420 607 505
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +34 42 £40,000 - 5
Burton-upon-Trent +7 4 £46,250 +5.11%
Lichfield - 2 £43,750 -
Tamworth - 2 £35,000 - 1
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (98.11%) .NET
3 41 (77.36%) SQL Server
4 39 (73.58%) TDD
5 31 (58.49%) SOLID
6 30 (56.60%) Microservices
6 30 (56.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (52.83%) MySQL
8 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (43.40%) HTML
10 20 (37.74%) Line Management
10 20 (37.74%) Mentoring
11 19 (35.85%) Electronics
11 19 (35.85%) E-Commerce
12 16 (30.19%) HTML5
13 14 (26.42%) SDLC
13 14 (26.42%) SQL
13 14 (26.42%) CSS
14 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
14 12 (22.64%) WinForms
15 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
15 11 (20.75%) MVC
15 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (18.87%) VB.NET
16 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
17 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
17 9 (16.98%) OO
17 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (15.09%) SaaS
18 8 (15.09%) AngularJS

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (77.36%) SQL Server
2 30 (56.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (52.83%) MySQL
4 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 19 (35.85%) Electronics
2 7 (13.21%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 36 (67.92%) C# Developer
3 22 (41.51%) Senior Developer
4 21 (39.62%) .NET Developer
5 19 (35.85%) Senior C# Developer
6 18 (33.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (24.53%) Software Developer
8 12 (22.64%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (20.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 10 (18.87%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (15.09%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (15.09%) C# WPF Developer
11 8 (15.09%) WPF Developer
12 7 (13.21%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (13.21%) HTML Developer
13 6 (11.32%) .NET Software Developer
13 6 (11.32%) Senior Full Stack Developer
13 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
13 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
14 4 (7.55%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) .NET
2 23 (43.40%) HTML
3 16 (30.19%) HTML5
4 14 (26.42%) CSS
5 12 (22.64%) WinForms
6 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
10 7 (13.21%) Angular 2
11 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
11 6 (11.32%) WCF
12 5 (9.43%) jQuery
13 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) TDD
2 31 (58.49%) SOLID
3 30 (56.60%) Microservices
4 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (37.74%) Line Management
5 20 (37.74%) Mentoring
6 19 (35.85%) E-Commerce
7 14 (26.42%) SDLC
8 11 (20.75%) MVC
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.98%) OO
10 5 (9.43%) MVVM
11 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
13 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.77%) Functional Programming
13 2 (3.77%) Open Source
13 2 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
13 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.87%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.77%) Erlang
6 2 (3.77%) Go
6 2 (3.77%) Haskell
6 2 (3.77%) Scala
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft