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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 80 74 89
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing WPF 36 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.09% 2.60% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.43% 6.16% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 41
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £40,000
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
663 617 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.48% 42.26% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 539 525 891
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 30 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 82 (100.00%) C#
2 81 (98.78%) .NET
3 47 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (57.32%) MVVM
4 45 (54.88%) Scrum
5 41 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 39 (47.56%) Windows
6 39 (47.56%) MSTest
6 39 (47.56%) TDD
6 39 (47.56%) NUnit
6 39 (47.56%) WCF
7 32 (39.02%) WinForms
8 31 (37.80%) Rhino Mocks
8 31 (37.80%) Moq
9 29 (35.37%) Dependency Injection
9 29 (35.37%) Inversion of Control
9 29 (35.37%) Kanban
9 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (35.37%) Spring.NET
9 29 (35.37%) Computer Science
9 29 (35.37%) ASP.NET
9 29 (35.37%) Castle Windsor
9 29 (35.37%) Ninject
9 29 (35.37%) Unity DI Container
10 27 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (32.93%) SQL
10 27 (32.93%) MVC
11 26 (31.71%) Visual Studio
12 24 (29.27%) Software Engineering
13 20 (24.39%) Business Intelligence

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) Internet
2 8 (9.76%) SMPP
2 8 (9.76%) NFC
2 8 (9.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.22%) DB2
6 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (47.56%) NUnit
1 39 (47.56%) MSTest
2 31 (37.80%) Rhino Mocks
2 31 (37.80%) Moq
3 26 (31.71%) Visual Studio
4 9 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (9.76%) WiX
5 8 (9.76%) MSBuild
6 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.44%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.44%) CppUnit
7 2 (2.44%) MbUnit
7 2 (2.44%) xUnit.net
8 1 (1.22%) dotTrace
8 1 (1.22%) AQtime
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Automotive
3 2 (2.44%) Law
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (91.46%) Developer
2 46 (56.10%) C# Developer
3 28 (34.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Graduate
4 17 (20.73%) Graduate Developer
5 12 (14.63%) .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Junior
6 11 (13.41%) Junior Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Programmer
9 8 (9.76%) C# Programmer
9 8 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (8.54%) VB6 Developer
10 7 (8.54%) VB Developer
11 6 (7.32%) Software Engineer
12 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
12 5 (6.10%) Applications Developer
12 5 (6.10%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (4.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (98.78%) .NET
2 39 (47.56%) WCF
3 32 (39.02%) WinForms
4 29 (35.37%) ASP.NET
4 29 (35.37%) Spring.NET
4 29 (35.37%) Castle Windsor
4 29 (35.37%) Ninject
4 29 (35.37%) Unity DI Container
5 27 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
7 10 (12.20%) Razor View Engine
7 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (10.98%) LINQ
9 8 (9.76%) Java ME
9 8 (9.76%) XML
9 8 (9.76%) XSLT
10 5 (6.10%) MFC
11 4 (4.88%) HTML
11 4 (4.88%) Silverlight
12 3 (3.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.37%) Computer Science
1 29 (35.37%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (9.76%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.76%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Physics
4 1 (1.22%) BBC
4 1 (1.22%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Android
2 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (57.32%) MVVM
2 45 (54.88%) Scrum
3 39 (47.56%) TDD
4 29 (35.37%) Kanban
4 29 (35.37%) Dependency Injection
4 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (32.93%) MVC
6 24 (29.27%) Software Engineering
7 20 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (23.17%) Multithreading
9 15 (18.29%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.20%) Web Application Development
11 8 (9.76%) CRM
11 8 (9.76%) Regression Testing
12 7 (8.54%) Workflow
13 3 (3.66%) Risk Management
14 2 (2.44%) Unit Testing
15 1 (1.22%) Analytics
15 1 (1.22%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (32.93%) SQL
3 19 (23.17%) VB
4 18 (21.95%) VB.NET
5 8 (9.76%) XAML
5 8 (9.76%) VB6
5 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.76%) Java
6 5 (6.10%) C++
7 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.44%) PHP
8 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Degree
2 15 (18.29%) MCP
2 15 (18.29%) MCAD
2 15 (18.29%) MCSD
2 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (18.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) Telerik
4 4 (4.88%) Facebook
5 2 (2.44%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
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