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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 86 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 25 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.43% 2.84% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 6.99% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 40
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
675 601 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.59% 40.69% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 563 501 733
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 22 December 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 71 (100.00%) C#
2 70 (98.59%) .NET
3 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (47.89%) SQL Server
5 31 (43.66%) WCF
5 31 (43.66%) Scrum
5 31 (43.66%) MVVM
6 30 (42.25%) Software Engineering
7 26 (36.62%) Windows
8 25 (35.21%) TDD
8 25 (35.21%) NUnit
8 25 (35.21%) MSTest
9 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET
10 21 (29.58%) Visual Studio
10 21 (29.58%) MVC
10 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (28.17%) Degree
11 20 (28.17%) Computer Science
11 20 (28.17%) WinForms
11 20 (28.17%) SQL
12 19 (26.76%) Finance
13 17 (23.94%) Rhino Mocks
13 17 (23.94%) Moq
14 16 (22.54%) Castle Windsor
14 16 (22.54%) Ninject
14 16 (22.54%) Unity DI Container
14 16 (22.54%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (22.54%) Inversion of Control
14 16 (22.54%) Kanban
14 16 (22.54%) Spring.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (11.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) SMS
1 8 (11.27%) SMPP
1 8 (11.27%) NFC
2 5 (7.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.41%) DB2
6 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (35.21%) NUnit
1 25 (35.21%) MSTest
2 21 (29.58%) Visual Studio
3 17 (23.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (23.94%) Moq
4 9 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (11.27%) WiX
5 8 (11.27%) MSBuild
6 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.82%) WinRunner
7 2 (2.82%) QARun
7 2 (2.82%) Selenium
8 1 (1.41%) CppUnit
8 1 (1.41%) dotTrace
8 1 (1.41%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.41%) xUnit.net
8 1 (1.41%) MbUnit
8 1 (1.41%) AQtime
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 15 (21.13%) Banking
3 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (80.28%) Developer
2 33 (46.48%) C# Developer
3 20 (28.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Software Engineer
5 11 (15.49%) Graduate
5 11 (15.49%) Programmer
5 11 (15.49%) Graduate Developer
6 8 (11.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) C# Programmer
7 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) VB Developer
8 6 (8.45%) VB6 Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Junior Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Junior
10 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.63%) Software Team Leader
10 4 (5.63%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (98.59%) .NET
2 31 (43.66%) WCF
3 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET
4 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (28.17%) WinForms
6 16 (22.54%) Castle Windsor
6 16 (22.54%) Ninject
6 16 (22.54%) Spring.NET
6 16 (22.54%) Unity DI Container
7 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
8 9 (12.68%) LINQ
9 8 (11.27%) Java ME
9 8 (11.27%) XML
9 8 (11.27%) XSLT
10 4 (5.63%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (4.23%) MFC
11 3 (4.23%) HTML
12 2 (2.82%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Computer Science
2 16 (22.54%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (11.27%) Blackberry
4 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Android
2 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
2 8 (11.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) Scrum
2 31 (43.66%) MVVM
3 30 (42.25%) Software Engineering
4 25 (35.21%) TDD
5 21 (29.58%) MVC
6 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (22.54%) Kanban
6 16 (22.54%) Dependency Injection
7 14 (19.72%) Multithreading
8 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.27%) Regression Testing
10 8 (11.27%) CRM
11 4 (5.63%) Web Application Development
12 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
12 3 (4.23%) Workflow
12 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.82%) Test Scripting
13 2 (2.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (28.17%) SQL
3 14 (19.72%) VB
4 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
5 10 (14.08%) XAML
6 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
6 8 (11.27%) Java
7 7 (9.86%) VB6
8 4 (5.63%) C++
9 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) MCP
2 8 (11.27%) MCAD
2 8 (11.27%) MCSD
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.82%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Telerik
3 4 (5.63%) Facebook
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) MathWorks
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