The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 74 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 45 47 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.53% 2.83% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.67% 6.11% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 68
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
794 769 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.66% 46.38% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 669 731 844
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Cambridgeshire

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 28 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) C#
2 103 (99.04%) .NET
3 68 (65.38%) TDD
3 68 (65.38%) MSTest
4 67 (64.42%) NUnit
5 66 (63.46%) Scrum
6 64 (61.54%) MVVM
7 62 (59.62%) Windows
8 59 (56.73%) SQL Server
9 58 (55.77%) WinForms
10 55 (52.88%) Rhino Mocks
10 55 (52.88%) Moq
11 53 (50.96%) WCF
11 53 (50.96%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
12 52 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
12 52 (50.00%) Kanban
12 52 (50.00%) Spring.NET
12 52 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
12 52 (50.00%) Ninject
12 52 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
13 49 (47.12%) ASP.NET
14 42 (40.38%) MVC
15 41 (39.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (35.58%) .NET Framework
17 35 (33.65%) Computer Science
18 29 (27.88%) Visual Studio
18 29 (27.88%) SQL
19 26 (25.00%) VB
19 26 (25.00%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.12%) Internet
2 14 (13.46%) NFC
2 14 (13.46%) SMPP
2 14 (13.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (56.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.96%) DB2
6 1 (0.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 68 (65.38%) MSTest
2 67 (64.42%) NUnit
3 55 (52.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 55 (52.88%) Moq
4 29 (27.88%) Visual Studio
5 14 (13.46%) MSBuild
6 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (10.58%) WiX
8 3 (2.88%) ReSharper
8 3 (2.88%) CppUnit
8 3 (2.88%) MbUnit
8 3 (2.88%) xUnit.net
9 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.96%) AQtime
10 1 (0.96%) dotTrace
10 1 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 16 (15.38%) Banking
2 9 (8.65%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Automotive
4 1 (0.96%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 97 (93.27%) Developer
2 54 (51.92%) C# Developer
3 41 (39.42%) .NET Developer
4 38 (36.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (24.04%) Graduate
5 25 (24.04%) Graduate Developer
6 24 (23.08%) Junior .NET Developer
6 24 (23.08%) Junior Developer
6 24 (23.08%) Junior
7 23 (22.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Systems Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Programmer
10 5 (4.81%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.81%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (4.81%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (4.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.81%) C# Programmer
11 4 (3.85%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (99.04%) .NET
2 58 (55.77%) WinForms
3 53 (50.96%) WCF
4 52 (50.00%) Spring.NET
4 52 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
4 52 (50.00%) Ninject
4 52 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
5 49 (47.12%) ASP.NET
6 41 (39.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (35.58%) .NET Framework
8 23 (22.12%) Razor View Engine
8 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 16 (15.38%) XSLT
10 12 (11.54%) LINQ
11 11 (10.58%) Java ME
11 11 (10.58%) XML
12 5 (4.81%) Flash
12 5 (4.81%) MFC
13 4 (3.85%) Silverlight
14 2 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 35 (33.65%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 9 (8.65%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.85%) Social Network
6 1 (0.96%) iDTV
6 1 (0.96%) BBC
6 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (59.62%) Windows
2 13 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 13 (12.50%) Windows Phone
2 13 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (65.38%) TDD
2 66 (63.46%) Scrum
3 64 (61.54%) MVVM
4 53 (50.96%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 52 (50.00%) Kanban
6 42 (40.38%) MVC
7 25 (24.04%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (22.12%) Multithreading
8 23 (22.12%) Web Application Development
9 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.81%) CRM
11 5 (4.81%) Supplier Management
12 4 (3.85%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.85%) Workflow
13 1 (0.96%) ERP
13 1 (0.96%) Web Development
13 1 (0.96%) Information Architecture
13 1 (0.96%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (27.88%) SQL
3 26 (25.00%) VB
3 26 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 14 (13.46%) XAML
5 13 (12.50%) Java
6 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
7 10 (9.62%) C++
8 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.88%) VB6
10 2 (1.92%) PHP
10 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) MCP
1 25 (24.04%) MCAD
1 25 (24.04%) MCSD
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (24.04%) MCTS
2 15 (14.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (10.58%) Telerik
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Facebook
3 4 (3.85%) Twitter
4 1 (0.96%) MathWorks
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