The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 45 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 18 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.76% 4.27% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.49% 8.21% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 9
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
212 195 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.26% 52.00% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 183 177 160
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,636 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 April 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
3 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (69.70%) MVC
5 22 (66.67%) Project Management
6 21 (63.64%) HTML
6 21 (63.64%) SQL
6 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
6 21 (63.64%) CSS
7 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
8 19 (57.58%) VB
8 19 (57.58%) jQuery
9 18 (54.55%) .NET Framework
9 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (51.52%) PRINCE2
10 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
11 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
11 16 (48.48%) Entity Framework
12 15 (45.45%) ITIL
12 15 (45.45%) Process Management
12 15 (45.45%) VB6
12 15 (45.45%) Time Management
12 15 (45.45%) Waterfall
12 15 (45.45%) Analytics
12 15 (45.45%) PMBOK
13 13 (39.39%) WCF
13 13 (39.39%) Test Strategy
14 12 (36.36%) VB.NET
15 11 (33.33%) T-SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 7 (21.21%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 5 (15.15%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.18%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 7 (21.21%) NUnit
2 7 (21.21%) Moq
3 2 (6.06%) MSTest
3 2 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (6.06%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (30.30%) German Language
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) .NET Developer
3 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 9 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) AWS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) WPF Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Manager
6 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 21 (63.64%) CSS
2 21 (63.64%) HTML
3 19 (57.58%) jQuery
4 18 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (48.48%) Entity Framework
6 13 (39.39%) WCF
7 11 (33.33%) WinForms
8 9 (27.27%) Ajax
9 8 (24.24%) LINQ
10 6 (18.18%) JSON
10 6 (18.18%) Classic ASP
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (15.15%) Web Services
11 5 (15.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Social Network
2 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) MVC
3 22 (66.67%) Project Management
4 17 (51.52%) PRINCE2
5 15 (45.45%) Process Management
5 15 (45.45%) ITIL
5 15 (45.45%) Time Management
5 15 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 15 (45.45%) Analytics
6 13 (39.39%) Test Strategy
7 11 (33.33%) MVVM
8 8 (24.24%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Scrum
10 5 (15.15%) OO
10 5 (15.15%) CRM
10 5 (15.15%) TDD
11 4 (12.12%) Release Management
11 4 (12.12%) Line Management
12 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
4 19 (57.58%) VB
5 15 (45.45%) VB6
6 12 (36.36%) VB.NET
7 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.18%) TypeScript
9 4 (12.12%) Java
10 2 (6.06%) C++
10 2 (6.06%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Facebook
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter