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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 72 66 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 44 47 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.55% 2.86% 5.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 6.13% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 47 75
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £30,000
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
778 767 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.10% 46.65% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 664 731 840
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 22 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 107 (100.00%) C#
2 106 (99.07%) .NET
3 70 (65.42%) TDD
3 70 (65.42%) MSTest
4 69 (64.49%) Scrum
4 69 (64.49%) NUnit
5 67 (62.62%) MVVM
6 66 (61.68%) Windows
7 62 (57.94%) SQL Server
8 61 (57.01%) WinForms
9 57 (53.27%) Rhino Mocks
9 57 (53.27%) Moq
10 55 (51.40%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (50.47%) WCF
11 54 (50.47%) Kanban
11 54 (50.47%) Spring.NET
11 54 (50.47%) Dependency Injection
11 54 (50.47%) Inversion of Control
11 54 (50.47%) Castle Windsor
11 54 (50.47%) Ninject
11 54 (50.47%) Unity DI Container
12 50 (46.73%) ASP.NET
13 42 (39.25%) MVC
14 41 (38.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 39 (36.45%) .NET Framework
16 36 (33.64%) Computer Science
17 30 (28.04%) Visual Studio
18 29 (27.10%) SQL
19 28 (26.17%) VB
19 28 (26.17%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.87%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.43%) Internet
2 14 (13.08%) SMPP
2 14 (13.08%) NFC
2 14 (13.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (57.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) DB2
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 70 (65.42%) MSTest
2 69 (64.49%) NUnit
3 57 (53.27%) Rhino Mocks
3 57 (53.27%) Moq
4 30 (28.04%) Visual Studio
5 14 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (13.08%) MSBuild
6 11 (10.28%) WiX
7 3 (2.80%) xUnit.net
7 3 (2.80%) MbUnit
7 3 (2.80%) CppUnit
7 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.80%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) dotTrace
8 1 (0.93%) AQtime
General
1 17 (15.89%) Banking
2 12 (11.21%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 99 (92.52%) Developer
2 54 (50.47%) C# Developer
3 44 (41.12%) .NET Developer
4 38 (35.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (23.36%) Junior Developer
5 25 (23.36%) Graduate
5 25 (23.36%) Junior
5 25 (23.36%) Junior .NET Developer
5 25 (23.36%) Graduate Developer
6 24 (22.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Systems Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (4.67%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (3.74%) C# Application Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Senior C# Application Developer
10 4 (3.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (99.07%) .NET
2 61 (57.01%) WinForms
3 54 (50.47%) WCF
3 54 (50.47%) Spring.NET
3 54 (50.47%) Castle Windsor
3 54 (50.47%) Ninject
3 54 (50.47%) Unity DI Container
4 50 (46.73%) ASP.NET
5 41 (38.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (36.45%) .NET Framework
7 24 (22.43%) Razor View Engine
7 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 16 (14.95%) XSLT
9 12 (11.21%) LINQ
10 11 (10.28%) XML
10 11 (10.28%) Java ME
11 5 (4.67%) Silverlight
11 5 (4.67%) Flash
11 5 (4.67%) MFC
12 3 (2.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (50.47%) Inversion of Control
2 36 (33.64%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.15%) Blackberry
4 9 (8.41%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.67%) Social Network
5 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) iDTV
7 1 (0.93%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 66 (61.68%) Windows
2 13 (12.15%) Android
2 13 (12.15%) Apple iOS
2 13 (12.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (65.42%) TDD
2 69 (64.49%) Scrum
3 67 (62.62%) MVVM
4 55 (51.40%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (50.47%) Kanban
5 54 (50.47%) Dependency Injection
6 42 (39.25%) MVC
7 25 (23.36%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (22.43%) Web Application Development
9 23 (21.50%) Multithreading
10 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
11 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.67%) Supplier Management
13 4 (3.74%) Workflow
13 4 (3.74%) CRM
13 4 (3.74%) Unit Testing
14 2 (1.87%) ERP
14 2 (1.87%) Web Development
15 1 (0.93%) Usability Testing
15 1 (0.93%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (27.10%) SQL
3 28 (26.17%) VB
3 28 (26.17%) VB.NET
4 14 (13.08%) XAML
5 13 (12.15%) Java
6 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
7 10 (9.35%) C++
8 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.74%) VB6
10 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.87%) PHP
12 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (23.36%) MCP
1 25 (23.36%) MCAD
1 25 (23.36%) MCSD
1 25 (23.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (23.36%) MCTS
2 16 (14.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (10.28%) Telerik
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle
3 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.67%) Facebook
4 5 (4.67%) Twitter
5 1 (0.93%) MathWorks
5 1 (0.93%) Brady
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