Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 50 74
Rank change year-on-year -8 +24 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 22 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.99% 4.40% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.40% 10.50% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 52 32
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,375 £47,250
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 262 505 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 35.60% 41.91% 54.98%
Number of salaries quoted 252 421 607
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £57,500
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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Cannock - 10 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -33 9 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Tamworth +11 1 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Burton-upon-Trent -2 1 £40,000 -13.51%
Stafford - 1 £40,000 -
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) WinForms
3 14 (63.64%) MVC
3 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (59.09%) HTML5
5 11 (50.00%) LINQ
5 11 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 5 (22.73%) Web Development
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) WCF
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.64%) OO
10 3 (13.64%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) OOP
11 2 (9.09%) Java
11 2 (9.09%) CSS
11 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 2 (9.09%) VB
11 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
11 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (9.09%) SOLID
11 2 (9.09%) Functional Programming
11 2 (9.09%) MVVM
11 2 (9.09%) NoSQL

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 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) C# Developer
3 13 (59.09%) Software Developer
4 12 (54.55%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) WPF Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
7 2 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Backend Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) VB Developer
8 1 (4.55%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) WinForms
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (59.09%) HTML5
5 11 (50.00%) LINQ
6 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Node.js
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Core
8 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.55%) CSS3
8 1 (4.55%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Programming
6 2 (9.09%) MVVM
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) SOLID
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) QMS
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) VB6