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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 78 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 30 62 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.02% 3.46% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.89% 7.91% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 59 73
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,600 £45,000
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
614 784 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.32% 43.70% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 536 692 799
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,950
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 17 April 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (81.13%) .NET
3 32 (60.38%) Software Engineering
4 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
5 24 (45.28%) Degree
5 24 (45.28%) Finance
6 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (43.40%) WCF
7 19 (35.85%) OO
8 17 (32.08%) SQL
9 16 (30.19%) NUnit
9 16 (30.19%) Banking
9 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
9 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
10 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
10 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
11 14 (26.42%) MVVM
12 12 (22.64%) User Stories
12 12 (22.64%) Financial Modelling
12 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (22.64%) Algorithms
12 12 (22.64%) QA
12 12 (22.64%) Statistics
12 12 (22.64%) MVC
12 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
13 11 (20.75%) TOWER Software
13 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
14 10 (18.87%) XAML
15 9 (16.98%) Windows
16 8 (15.09%) C++

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Big Data
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) NUnit
2 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.55%) MSTest
3 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.66%) WinRunner
4 3 (5.66%) QARun
4 3 (5.66%) Selenium
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Banking
3 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.43%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Software Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Senior Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Programmer
4 10 (18.87%) C# Software Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) AWS Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Graduate
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Software Tester
8 1 (1.89%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (81.13%) .NET
2 23 (43.40%) WCF
3 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (13.21%) HTML
5 6 (11.32%) WinForms
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.55%) HTML5
7 4 (7.55%) LINQ
7 4 (7.55%) XML
7 4 (7.55%) CSS
8 3 (5.66%) XSLT
8 3 (5.66%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (3.77%) CSS3
9 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.89%) Web Services
10 1 (1.89%) jQuery
10 1 (1.89%) WF
10 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
2 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
3 12 (22.64%) Statistics
3 12 (22.64%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.43%) User Experience
5 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
5 4 (7.55%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.77%) Physics
8 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Software Engineering
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.85%) OO
4 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
5 14 (26.42%) MVVM
6 12 (22.64%) User Stories
6 12 (22.64%) Financial Modelling
6 12 (22.64%) MVC
7 8 (15.09%) Software Architecture
8 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.43%) Code Coverage
9 5 (9.43%) Regression Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Analytics
9 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
9 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Computer Architecture
10 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
10 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) XAML
4 8 (15.09%) C++
5 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.32%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.66%) VB
8 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (45.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
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