Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 49 28
Rank change year-on-year +5 -21 +34
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.51% 2.58% 9.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.59% 5.83% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 37
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% +5.45% -38.89%
10th Percentile £31,600 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £42,800 £37,500 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +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 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 224 223 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 46.28% 44.33% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 205 219 220
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,600 £22,000 £21,813
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Redditch +5 10 £35,000 +20.69% 1
Worcester +4 4 £38,500 +5.48% 1
WPF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (88.24%) .NET
4 14 (82.35%) TDD
5 11 (64.71%) MVC
5 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 10 (58.82%) WinForms
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (52.94%) WCF
8 8 (47.06%) Ruby
8 8 (47.06%) Marketing
8 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
8 8 (47.06%) Windows
8 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
8 8 (47.06%) BDD
8 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
8 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
8 8 (47.06%) Node.js
8 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
8 8 (47.06%) RESTful
8 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (47.06%) Code First Entity Framework
9 4 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Scrum
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Physics
9 4 (23.53%) Computer Science

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2016
2 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 9 (52.94%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Desktop Support
5 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Applications Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
6 4 (23.53%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) WinForms
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (52.94%) WCF
5 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (47.06%) Code First Entity Framework
5 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
5 8 (47.06%) Node.js
5 8 (47.06%) RESTful
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) jQuery
8 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
5 4 (23.53%) Physics
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft