The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 29 60 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.00% 3.57% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 8.06% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 61
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
607 744 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.80% 44.29% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 521 656 734
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WPF
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WPF Salary Trend in Cambridge

WPF
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (83.02%) .NET
3 34 (64.15%) Software Engineering
4 29 (54.72%) WCF
5 26 (49.06%) Finance
6 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
7 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (39.62%) Banking
8 21 (39.62%) Degree
9 18 (33.96%) NUnit
10 17 (32.08%) SQL
11 16 (30.19%) OO
12 15 (28.30%) MVC
12 15 (28.30%) XAML
12 15 (28.30%) MVVM
13 14 (26.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
14 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
15 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
15 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
16 11 (20.75%) Mathematics
16 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
16 11 (20.75%) Multithreading
16 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
18 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
18 9 (16.98%) Statistics
18 9 (16.98%) Windows
18 9 (16.98%) MSTest

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) SMS
1 5 (9.43%) SMPP
1 5 (9.43%) NFC
2 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Big Data
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) NUnit
2 14 (26.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
4 9 (16.98%) MSTest
5 5 (9.43%) WiX
5 5 (9.43%) MSBuild
6 3 (5.66%) WinRunner
6 3 (5.66%) QARun
6 3 (5.66%) Selenium
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 21 (39.62%) Banking
3 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.43%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Senior Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Software Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Software Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
4 10 (18.87%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Programmer
5 8 (15.09%) AWS Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) Graduate
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.89%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (83.02%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) WCF
3 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
4 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (16.98%) LINQ
6 8 (15.09%) XML
6 8 (15.09%) XSLT
7 6 (11.32%) WinForms
7 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.43%) Java ME
9 4 (7.55%) HTML
10 3 (5.66%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (5.66%) CSS
11 2 (3.77%) Web Services
11 2 (3.77%) REST
11 2 (3.77%) jQuery
12 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 11 (20.75%) Mathematics
3 9 (16.98%) Statistics
3 9 (16.98%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
4 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
4 5 (9.43%) User Experience
5 4 (7.55%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Android
2 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Software Engineering
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) OO
4 15 (28.30%) MVC
4 15 (28.30%) MVVM
5 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
6 11 (20.75%) Multithreading
7 9 (16.98%) Financial Modelling
7 9 (16.98%) User Stories
7 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
8 5 (9.43%) TDD
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
8 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.43%) Software Architecture
9 4 (7.55%) Computer Architecture
9 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
9 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (7.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) XAML
4 7 (13.21%) C++
5 6 (11.32%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.43%) Java
7 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.66%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) TOWER Software
3 5 (9.43%) Telerik
4 2 (3.77%) Facebook
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