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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 41 53
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 37 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.05% 5.47% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.61% 10.16% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 15
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

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 237 374 253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 45.14% 53.81% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 201 355 238
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +29 27 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Tamworth +5 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -2 2 £42,500 -11.45% 2
Lichfield - 2 £42,500 -
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 76 (100.00%) C#
1 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (76.32%) SQL Server
3 46 (60.53%) TDD
4 38 (50.00%) SOLID
5 37 (48.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 32 (42.11%) MySQL
6 32 (42.11%) Microservices
7 31 (40.79%) HTML
8 30 (39.47%) VB.NET
9 29 (38.16%) Line Management
10 26 (34.21%) WinForms
10 26 (34.21%) CSS
11 25 (32.89%) SQL
12 23 (30.26%) Windows
12 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (28.95%) Mentoring
14 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (27.63%) MVC
15 20 (26.32%) Electronics
15 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
16 18 (23.68%) WCF
17 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
18 15 (19.74%) SDLC
19 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
19 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
19 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
20 12 (15.79%) HTML5
21 11 (14.47%) T-SQL
22 10 (13.16%) Microsoft

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 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 37 (48.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (42.11%) MySQL
4 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.95%) Riak
8 2 (2.63%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Moq
1 8 (10.53%) NUnit
1 8 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (7.89%) MSTest
2 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (26.32%) Electronics
2 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (89.47%) Developer
2 53 (69.74%) C# Developer
3 31 (40.79%) Full Stack Developer
4 28 (36.84%) .NET Developer
5 19 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 19 (25.00%) HTML Developer
5 19 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 19 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 19 (25.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 12 (15.79%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 12 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (13.16%) WPF Developer
8 9 (11.84%) Software Developer
9 8 (10.53%) C# WPF Developer
9 8 (10.53%) SQL Developer
10 7 (9.21%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (7.89%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (40.79%) HTML
3 26 (34.21%) CSS
3 26 (34.21%) WinForms
4 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (23.68%) WCF
6 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (15.79%) HTML5
9 6 (7.89%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (7.89%) Ninject
9 6 (7.89%) Spring.NET
9 6 (7.89%) Unity DI Container
10 5 (6.58%) jQuery
11 4 (5.26%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.95%) Angular 2
12 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.63%) .NET Core
13 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.26%) Blog
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.63%) Streaming Music
5 1 (1.32%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (60.53%) TDD
2 38 (50.00%) SOLID
3 32 (42.11%) Microservices
4 29 (38.16%) Line Management
5 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (28.95%) Mentoring
7 21 (27.63%) MVC
8 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
9 15 (19.74%) SDLC
10 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
11 10 (13.16%) MVVM
12 9 (11.84%) OO
13 8 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (10.53%) Kanban
13 8 (10.53%) Scrum
14 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (9.21%) OOP
14 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
15 6 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
15 6 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (39.47%) VB.NET
3 25 (32.89%) SQL
4 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.47%) T-SQL
6 9 (11.84%) VB
7 2 (2.63%) Erlang
7 2 (2.63%) Java
7 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago