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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 46 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.84% 1.84% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.84% 4.79% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 16
Average salary £25,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% -6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
204 167 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.23% 38.39% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 139 146 170
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) MVC
3 19 (70.37%) .NET Framework
4 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 16 (59.26%) WCF
6 14 (51.85%) Scrum
7 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
8 12 (44.44%) WinForms
9 11 (40.74%) Windows
9 11 (40.74%) TDD
9 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (37.04%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (37.04%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (37.04%) MSTest
10 10 (37.04%) MVVM
10 10 (37.04%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (37.04%) Moq
10 10 (37.04%) Kanban
10 10 (37.04%) NUnit
10 10 (37.04%) CSS
10 10 (37.04%) HTML
10 10 (37.04%) Internet
10 10 (37.04%) Web Application Development
10 10 (37.04%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (37.04%) Spring.NET
10 10 (37.04%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (37.04%) Ninject

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) NUnit
1 10 (37.04%) MSTest
1 10 (37.04%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (37.04%) Moq
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Agile .NET Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Graduate
4 10 (37.04%) Junior Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Junior .NET Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Junior
5 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) .NET Framework
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 16 (59.26%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) WinForms
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (37.04%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (37.04%) Ninject
7 10 (37.04%) CSS
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
7 10 (37.04%) Spring.NET
7 10 (37.04%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (7.41%) Web Services
8 2 (7.41%) XML
9 1 (3.70%) Ajax
9 1 (3.70%) SOAP
9 1 (3.70%) REST
9 1 (3.70%) NancyFx
9 1 (3.70%) jQuery
9 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 10 (37.04%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 3 (11.11%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) MVC
2 14 (51.85%) Scrum
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (40.74%) TDD
4 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) Kanban
5 10 (37.04%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (37.04%) MVVM
5 10 (37.04%) Web Application Development
6 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 9 (33.33%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Web Development
8 1 (3.70%) OOP
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) XAML
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago