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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 22 55 52
Rank change year-on-year +33 -3  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 41 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.30% 2.85% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.83% 5.83% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 20
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 230 326 311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 52.15% 48.88% 52.98%
Number of salaries quoted 203 301 289
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing WPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +25 30 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +12 5 £42,500 -11.45% 1
Lichfield +7 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Cannock -1 4 £43,250 +8.12% 1
Stafford - 2 £39,000 -
Tamworth +3 1 £34,000 -5.55% 1
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (93.44%) C#
3 46 (75.41%) SQL Server
4 30 (49.18%) TDD
5 28 (45.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (44.26%) SQL
7 24 (39.34%) MySQL
7 24 (39.34%) Microservices
7 24 (39.34%) SOLID
8 21 (34.43%) Line Management
9 20 (32.79%) VB.NET
10 19 (31.15%) WinForms
11 18 (29.51%) SDLC
12 15 (24.59%) MVC
13 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
14 12 (19.67%) HTML
14 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
14 12 (19.67%) OOP
14 12 (19.67%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (18.03%) OO
15 11 (18.03%) VB
16 10 (16.39%) CSS
16 10 (16.39%) Windows
16 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (14.75%) MVVM
17 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
18 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
18 8 (13.11%) Inversion of Control
18 8 (13.11%) WCF

WPF
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (75.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (45.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (39.34%) MySQL
4 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.20%) Riak
7 4 (6.56%) Neo4j
7 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Moq
1 6 (9.84%) NUnit
1 6 (9.84%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.56%) MSTest
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.20%) Electronics
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Developer
2 36 (59.02%) C# Developer
3 23 (37.70%) Full Stack Developer
4 20 (32.79%) .NET Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) C# WPF Developer
7 7 (11.48%) WPF Developer
8 6 (9.84%) .NET Architect
8 6 (9.84%) Architect
8 6 (9.84%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
8 6 (9.84%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (6.56%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) WinForms
3 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (19.67%) HTML
4 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (16.39%) CSS
5 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
5 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (13.11%) WCF
6 6 (9.84%) HTML5
7 5 (8.20%) Ajax
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (8.20%) jQuery
8 4 (6.56%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (6.56%) Kafka
8 4 (6.56%) SOAP
8 4 (6.56%) Spring.NET
8 4 (6.56%) Velocity
8 4 (6.56%) XHTML
8 4 (6.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.20%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.56%) Blog
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Online Gambling
5 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 2 (3.28%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) TDD
2 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (39.34%) Microservices
3 24 (39.34%) SOLID
4 21 (34.43%) Line Management
5 18 (29.51%) SDLC
6 15 (24.59%) MVC
7 12 (19.67%) OOP
8 11 (18.03%) OO
9 9 (14.75%) MVVM
10 8 (13.11%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
11 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.84%) Kanban
12 6 (9.84%) Scrum
13 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
13 5 (8.20%) Functional Programming
13 5 (8.20%) SOA
13 5 (8.20%) Web Development
14 4 (6.56%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) C#
2 27 (44.26%) SQL
3 20 (32.79%) VB.NET
4 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.03%) VB
6 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.56%) Erlang
7 4 (6.56%) Java
7 4 (6.56%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago