Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 49 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 -18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.83% 3.03% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.59% 6.61% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 14
Worcestershire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +19.66% +6.36%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,300 £23,750
90th Percentile £37,900 £47,000 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.61%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 161 227 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 32.79% 45.86% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 145 211 195
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,895 £47,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -2.50% +6.67%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Worcestershire

WPF
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for WPF in Worcestershire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Worcestershire

WPF
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Malvern - 5 £32,500 - 1
Redditch +1 4 £29,000 -17.14% 2
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) SDLC
5 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (44.44%) C
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) SaaS
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) MVVM
5 4 (44.44%) OOP
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) SOA
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) HTML

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) C# Software Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Junior
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Ajax
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) MVVM
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft