The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 45 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 15 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.09% 2.62% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.55% 7.65% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 6
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -32.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
229 183 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.22% 34.21% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 215 167 149
Average salary £35,232 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.40% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Tyne and Wear

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WPF
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

WPF Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WPF
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
3 31 (83.78%) HTML
3 31 (83.78%) CSS
3 31 (83.78%) MVC
4 30 (81.08%) .NET Framework
5 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (67.57%) Unit Testing
7 24 (64.86%) OO
8 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
9 10 (27.03%) WinForms
9 10 (27.03%) WCF
10 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
10 9 (24.32%) SQL
10 9 (24.32%) Scrum
11 8 (21.62%) Web Services
12 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (16.22%) Windows
13 5 (13.51%) XML
13 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
13 5 (13.51%) jQuery
13 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (10.81%) MVVM
14 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
14 4 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (10.81%) Razor View Engine
14 4 (10.81%) LINQ
14 4 (10.81%) IIS
14 4 (10.81%) T-SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (10.81%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (97.30%) .NET Developer
3 15 (40.54%) Agile .NET Developer
4 11 (29.73%) C# Developer
5 10 (27.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (21.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Programmer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 31 (83.78%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) CSS
3 30 (81.08%) .NET Framework
4 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.03%) WCF
5 10 (27.03%) WinForms
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (13.51%) jQuery
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (13.51%) XML
9 4 (10.81%) LINQ
9 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (10.81%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.41%) Physics
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) MVC
2 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (67.57%) Unit Testing
4 24 (64.86%) OO
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (10.81%) MVVM
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) OOP
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
3 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + 20 days holidays, pension
Posted: 6 days ago