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 31 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 43 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 14 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.51% 2.48% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.38% 6.01% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 19
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
167 183 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.98% 41.22% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 129 158 176
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,600 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (96.55%) .NET
3 22 (75.86%) MVC
4 20 (68.97%) .NET Framework
5 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
6 14 (48.28%) OO
6 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
6 14 (48.28%) WCF
7 13 (44.83%) CSS
7 13 (44.83%) HTML
7 13 (44.83%) Scrum
8 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
9 10 (34.48%) TDD
9 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (31.03%) WinForms
10 9 (31.03%) Windows
11 8 (27.59%) Internet
11 8 (27.59%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (27.59%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (27.59%) MSTest
11 8 (27.59%) MVVM
11 8 (27.59%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (27.59%) Moq
11 8 (27.59%) Kanban
11 8 (27.59%) Spring.NET
11 8 (27.59%) NUnit
11 8 (27.59%) Castle Windsor
11 8 (27.59%) Ninject

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MSTest
1 8 (27.59%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (27.59%) Moq
1 8 (27.59%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (93.10%) .NET Developer
3 16 (55.17%) Agile .NET Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Junior Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Graduate
4 8 (27.59%) Junior
4 8 (27.59%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Junior .NET Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
6 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
9 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Lead Software Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) .NET Framework
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 14 (48.28%) WCF
5 13 (44.83%) CSS
5 13 (44.83%) HTML
6 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (31.03%) WinForms
7 8 (27.59%) Spring.NET
7 8 (27.59%) Castle Windsor
7 8 (27.59%) Ninject
7 8 (27.59%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (10.34%) Web Services
9 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (27.59%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.34%) Physics
4 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) MVC
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) OO
3 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
4 13 (44.83%) Scrum
5 10 (34.48%) TDD
5 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (27.59%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (27.59%) MVVM
6 8 (27.59%) Kanban
6 8 (27.59%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) OOP
8 2 (6.90%) SOA
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago