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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 88 63 77
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 21 46 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.31% 3.18% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 7.68% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 42
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
663 599 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.46% 41.40% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 548 523 690
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 59 (100.00%) C#
2 58 (98.31%) .NET
3 32 (54.24%) Software Engineering
4 29 (49.15%) SQL Server
5 28 (47.46%) WCF
6 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (35.59%) MVVM
8 20 (33.90%) Degree
8 20 (33.90%) Finance
8 20 (33.90%) Scrum
9 19 (32.20%) Windows
10 18 (30.51%) Visual Studio
10 18 (30.51%) Banking
11 17 (28.81%) NUnit
11 17 (28.81%) MSTest
11 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET
12 16 (27.12%) SQL
13 15 (25.42%) MVC
13 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (25.42%) TDD
14 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
14 14 (23.73%) XAML
15 13 (22.03%) Multithreading
16 12 (20.34%) WinForms
17 11 (18.64%) LINQ
18 9 (15.25%) VB
18 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
18 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
19 8 (13.56%) Windows Phone

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) SMS
1 8 (13.56%) SMPP
1 8 (13.56%) NFC
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Visual Studio
2 17 (28.81%) NUnit
2 17 (28.81%) MSTest
3 8 (13.56%) WiX
3 8 (13.56%) MSBuild
3 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (11.86%) Moq
5 3 (5.08%) WinRunner
5 3 (5.08%) QARun
5 3 (5.08%) Selenium
6 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Banking
3 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) C# Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Software Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Programmer
6 6 (10.17%) Graduate
6 6 (10.17%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (8.47%) VB6 Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) VB Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.78%) C# Programmer
8 4 (6.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (98.31%) .NET
2 28 (47.46%) WCF
3 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET
4 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (20.34%) WinForms
6 11 (18.64%) LINQ
7 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
8 8 (13.56%) Java ME
8 8 (13.56%) XML
8 8 (13.56%) XSLT
9 7 (11.86%) Spring.NET
9 7 (11.86%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (11.86%) Ninject
9 7 (11.86%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (5.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (5.08%) HTML
11 2 (3.39%) Silverlight
11 2 (3.39%) CSS
11 2 (3.39%) REST
12 1 (1.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.56%) Blackberry
3 7 (11.86%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Android
2 8 (13.56%) Apple iOS
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Software Engineering
2 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.59%) MVVM
4 20 (33.90%) Scrum
5 15 (25.42%) MVC
5 15 (25.42%) TDD
6 13 (22.03%) Multithreading
7 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
8 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (13.56%) Regression Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.86%) Kanban
9 7 (11.86%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (6.78%) CRM
11 3 (5.08%) Manual Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.08%) OO
11 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (27.12%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) XAML
4 9 (15.25%) VB
5 8 (13.56%) VB.NET
5 8 (13.56%) Java
5 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.47%) VB6
7 3 (5.08%) C++
8 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) MCP
2 3 (5.08%) MCAD
2 3 (5.08%) MCSD
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) ISO 8583
2 3 (5.08%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Telerik
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Facebook
4 1 (1.69%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
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Posted: 4 days ago
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