The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 9 24 14
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 5.26% 0.76% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 1.61% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.23% -10.52%  
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 Walsall with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 8 62 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 21.05% 47.33% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 58 28
Median salary £39,000 £67,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.22% +80.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £47,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

WPF
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF in Walsall.

Salary trend for WPF in Walsall

WPF
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 26 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 Walsall region with a requirement for WPF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) QMS
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) QMS
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#