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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 43 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.45% 2.11% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.80% 4.90% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 38
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,050
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
741 674 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.15% 43.09% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 597 624 906
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 92 (100.00%) C#
2 91 (98.91%) .NET
3 60 (65.22%) MVVM
4 58 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (59.78%) Scrum
6 51 (55.43%) Windows
7 50 (54.35%) TDD
7 50 (54.35%) NUnit
7 50 (54.35%) MSTest
8 49 (53.26%) SQL Server
9 44 (47.83%) Rhino Mocks
9 44 (47.83%) Moq
9 44 (47.83%) WinForms
10 42 (45.65%) WCF
11 41 (44.57%) Kanban
11 41 (44.57%) Dependency Injection
11 41 (44.57%) Inversion of Control
11 41 (44.57%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (44.57%) Spring.NET
11 41 (44.57%) Castle Windsor
11 41 (44.57%) Ninject
11 41 (44.57%) Unity DI Container
12 35 (38.04%) Computer Science
13 34 (36.96%) ASP.NET
14 30 (32.61%) SQL
14 30 (32.61%) MVC
14 30 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (27.17%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (26.09%) VB
16 24 (26.09%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) Internet
2 6 (6.52%) SMPP
2 6 (6.52%) NFC
2 6 (6.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (53.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.09%) DB2
7 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (54.35%) NUnit
1 50 (54.35%) MSTest
2 44 (47.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 44 (47.83%) Moq
3 23 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.52%) WiX
5 6 (6.52%) MSBuild
6 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (3.26%) ReSharper
7 3 (3.26%) CppUnit
7 3 (3.26%) MbUnit
7 3 (3.26%) xUnit.net
8 1 (1.09%) dotTrace
8 1 (1.09%) AQtime
General
1 7 (7.61%) Banking
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Law
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (96.74%) Developer
2 56 (60.87%) C# Developer
3 37 (40.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 22 (23.91%) .NET Developer
5 21 (22.83%) Graduate
5 21 (22.83%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (17.39%) Junior .NET Developer
6 16 (17.39%) Junior
6 16 (17.39%) Junior Developer
6 16 (17.39%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Programmer
8 8 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.70%) C# Programmer
9 7 (7.61%) VB6 Developer
9 7 (7.61%) VB Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Applications Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
12 4 (4.35%) Software Developer
12 4 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (98.91%) .NET
2 44 (47.83%) WinForms
3 42 (45.65%) WCF
4 41 (44.57%) Spring.NET
4 41 (44.57%) Castle Windsor
4 41 (44.57%) Ninject
4 41 (44.57%) Unity DI Container
5 34 (36.96%) ASP.NET
6 30 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (23.91%) .NET Framework
8 16 (17.39%) Razor View Engine
8 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (10.87%) XSLT
10 6 (6.52%) Java ME
10 6 (6.52%) LINQ
10 6 (6.52%) MFC
10 6 (6.52%) XML
11 4 (4.35%) Flash
12 2 (2.17%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (44.57%) Inversion of Control
2 35 (38.04%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.87%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.52%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Physics
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.09%) BBC
6 1 (1.09%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 51 (55.43%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) Android
2 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.22%) MVVM
2 58 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (59.78%) Scrum
4 50 (54.35%) TDD
5 41 (44.57%) Kanban
5 41 (44.57%) Dependency Injection
5 41 (44.57%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (32.61%) MVC
7 25 (27.17%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (19.57%) Multithreading
9 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
10 16 (17.39%) Web Application Development
11 15 (16.30%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.70%) CRM
13 6 (6.52%) Regression Testing
14 5 (5.43%) Workflow
15 4 (4.35%) Supplier Management
16 3 (3.26%) Unit Testing
16 3 (3.26%) Risk Management
17 1 (1.09%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (32.61%) SQL
3 24 (26.09%) VB
3 24 (26.09%) VB.NET
4 10 (10.87%) C++
5 8 (8.70%) VB6
6 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.52%) XAML
6 6 (6.52%) Java
7 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) MCP
1 21 (22.83%) MCAD
1 21 (22.83%) MCSD
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (22.83%) MCTS
2 16 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.52%) Telerik
4 2 (2.17%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.09%) Facebook
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