Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 60 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 -18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 34 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.07% 3.83% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.87% 6.94% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 27
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,125 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £43,750 £50,000
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 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 432 620 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 39.06% 55.26% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 352 540 462
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,425 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year - +1.91% +4.67%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 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
Stoke-on-Trent +11 26 £40,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent +8 4 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Lichfield - 1 £45,000 -
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (97.06%) .NET
3 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
4 24 (70.59%) TDD
5 19 (55.88%) Microservices
6 18 (52.94%) SOLID
6 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (50.00%) MySQL
8 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
9 10 (29.41%) Line Management
10 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
10 9 (26.47%) Electronics
10 9 (26.47%) SQL
10 9 (26.47%) HTML
10 9 (26.47%) SDLC
11 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
12 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
12 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
12 7 (20.59%) Windows
12 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
12 7 (20.59%) Entity Framework
13 5 (14.71%) HTML5
13 5 (14.71%) MVVM
13 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
13 5 (14.71%) OO
13 5 (14.71%) CSS
13 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
14 4 (11.76%) WinForms

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 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MSI
1 3 (8.82%) WiX
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (26.47%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) C# Developer
3 19 (55.88%) .NET Developer
4 13 (38.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (35.29%) Senior Developer
6 11 (32.35%) Software Developer
7 10 (29.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (29.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (26.47%) C# WPF Developer
8 9 (26.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 9 (26.47%) WPF Developer
9 7 (20.59%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
10 6 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
12 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
13 2 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
13 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
13 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
4 7 (20.59%) Entity Framework
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 5 (14.71%) HTML5
6 4 (11.76%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) WCF
6 4 (11.76%) WinForms
7 3 (8.82%) Angular 2
7 3 (8.82%) Dapper ORM
7 3 (8.82%) MFC
7 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
7 3 (8.82%) Web Services
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) TDD
2 19 (55.88%) Microservices
3 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) SOLID
4 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
5 10 (29.41%) Line Management
6 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
6 9 (26.47%) SDLC
7 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) MVVM
8 5 (14.71%) OO
9 3 (8.82%) MVC
10 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
10 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
11 1 (2.94%) Front End Development
11 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
11 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
1 3 (8.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) VMware