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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 51 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.27% 2.18% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.27% 7.27% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 8
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
211 165 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 53.15% 30.00% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 187 130 160
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
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
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 31 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (87.88%) SQL Server
3 20 (60.61%) CSS
3 20 (60.61%) HTML
3 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (48.48%) Project Management
5 15 (45.45%) MVC
6 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
7 13 (39.39%) VB
7 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
7 13 (39.39%) WinForms
7 13 (39.39%) VB6
7 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
7 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (39.39%) Entity Framework
8 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (36.36%) Web Services
8 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
9 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
9 11 (33.33%) jQuery
10 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 10 (30.30%) VB.NET
10 10 (30.30%) ITIL
10 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
11 9 (27.27%) Process Management
11 9 (27.27%) Time Management
11 9 (27.27%) Dependency Injection

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 5 (15.15%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (87.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) NUnit
2 5 (15.15%) Moq
3 3 (9.09%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 13 (39.39%) C# Developer
4 12 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (27.27%) Software Developer
6 6 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Manager
7 3 (9.09%) WPF Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Graduate
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Lead C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (60.61%) CSS
2 20 (60.61%) HTML
3 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
4 13 (39.39%) WinForms
4 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
4 13 (39.39%) Entity Framework
4 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (36.36%) Web Services
6 11 (33.33%) jQuery
7 7 (21.21%) Ajax
7 7 (21.21%) HTML5
7 7 (21.21%) LINQ
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (15.15%) RESTful
10 3 (9.09%) WCF
11 2 (6.06%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Project Management
3 15 (45.45%) MVC
4 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 10 (30.30%) ITIL
5 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
6 9 (27.27%) Process Management
6 9 (27.27%) Time Management
6 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 9 (27.27%) Analytics
6 9 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 6 (18.18%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) CRM
9 5 (15.15%) Release Management
9 5 (15.15%) Scrum
10 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
11 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 13 (39.39%) VB6
3 13 (39.39%) VB
4 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.12%) Java
7 3 (9.09%) Delphi
8 2 (6.06%) XAML
9 1 (3.03%) C++
9 1 (3.03%) Fortran
9 1 (3.03%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle