Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 41 56
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15 +22
Permanent jobs citing WPF 25 62 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.05% 6.04% 4.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.74% 12.78% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 62 53
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,100 £51,250 £57,600
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 286 485 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 34.88% 47.27% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 270 413 614
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £24,125 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £52,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -24 14 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Cannock - 8 £45,000 -
Tamworth +3 1 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -12 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Stafford - 1 £40,000 -
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) WinForms
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) MVC
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (44.00%) HTML5
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (36.00%) LINQ
6 9 (36.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (28.00%) WCF
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) CSS
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 5 (20.00%) Web Development
10 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (16.00%) IaaS
11 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (16.00%) TDD
11 4 (16.00%) PaaS
11 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (16.00%) VB
11 4 (16.00%) Web Services

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 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MSI
1 3 (12.00%) WiX
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Software Developer
4 10 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (16.00%) WPF Developer
7 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (12.00%) UI Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Backend Developer
8 2 (8.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) C# WPF Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
8 2 (8.00%) Lead Software Design Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Software Design Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (4.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) WinForms
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (44.00%) HTML5
5 9 (36.00%) LINQ
6 7 (28.00%) WCF
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) Angular 2
9 3 (12.00%) Dapper ORM
9 3 (12.00%) MFC
9 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
10 2 (8.00%) Node.js
11 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Functional Programming
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) MVVM
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) SOLID
8 1 (4.00%) BDD
8 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) QMS
8 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
1 3 (12.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.00%) VMware