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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 90 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.44% 2.56% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.59% 5.73% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 45
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
557 803 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.10% 44.74% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 488 673 716
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 31 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (76.47%) .NET
3 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 26 (50.98%) Unit Testing
6 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
6 22 (43.14%) Mathematics
7 21 (41.18%) Finance
7 21 (41.18%) OO
8 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
8 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
8 20 (39.22%) NUnit
9 19 (37.25%) Degree
9 19 (37.25%) SQL
9 19 (37.25%) WCF
10 17 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
10 17 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (33.33%) User Stories
10 17 (33.33%) Algorithms
10 17 (33.33%) Statistics
10 17 (33.33%) MVC
11 16 (31.37%) TOWER Software
12 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
12 15 (29.41%) QA
13 13 (25.49%) MVVM
13 13 (25.49%) Analytics
13 13 (25.49%) HTML
13 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
14 11 (21.57%) CSS
14 11 (21.57%) Software Architecture

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (15.69%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.80%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Big Data
3 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) NUnit
2 17 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.88%) MSTest
3 3 (5.88%) PhantomJS
3 3 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) LabVIEW
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Law
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 25 (49.02%) Software Developer
3 17 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 11 (21.57%) AWS Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Programmer
6 9 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
11 1 (1.96%) AWS Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.96%) Graduate Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Graduate
11 1 (1.96%) Tester
11 1 (1.96%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (76.47%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
3 19 (37.25%) WCF
4 13 (25.49%) HTML
5 11 (21.57%) CSS
6 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (17.65%) HTML5
8 6 (11.76%) SignalR
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (9.80%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (9.80%) LINQ
9 5 (9.80%) XML
10 4 (7.84%) D3.js
11 3 (5.88%) ServiceStack
11 3 (5.88%) XSLT
11 3 (5.88%) WinForms
12 2 (3.92%) WF
12 2 (3.92%) CSS3
13 1 (1.96%) jQuery
13 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Mathematics
2 17 (33.33%) Statistics
2 17 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.76%) User Experience
5 5 (9.80%) Social Network
5 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
5 5 (9.80%) Social Media
5 5 (9.80%) Clustering
6 4 (7.84%) Client/Server
6 4 (7.84%) Physics
7 3 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.98%) Unit Testing
3 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
4 21 (41.18%) OO
5 17 (33.33%) MVC
5 17 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
5 17 (33.33%) User Stories
6 13 (25.49%) MVVM
6 13 (25.49%) Analytics
7 11 (21.57%) Software Architecture
8 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
9 8 (15.69%) Code Coverage
9 8 (15.69%) Regression Testing
9 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
9 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
9 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
10 6 (11.76%) Web Development
11 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
11 5 (9.80%) Workflow
12 4 (7.84%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.69%) C++
5 7 (13.73%) XAML
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25 hols, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago