The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 39 35 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 40 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.65% 5.25% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.42% 12.29% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 11
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,050 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
298 236 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 42.09% 42.75% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 266 208 235
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WPF
Salary Trend in the North East

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

WPF Salary Trend in the North East

WPF
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the North East region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -10 25 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Durham +14 12 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Northumberland - 3 £30,000 -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 78 (100.00%) C#
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (79.49%) MVC
3 57 (73.08%) SQL Server
4 49 (62.82%) ASP.NET
5 43 (55.13%) VB.NET
6 41 (52.56%) HTML
6 41 (52.56%) CSS
7 39 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 39 (50.00%) SQL
8 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (42.31%) WinForms
9 33 (42.31%) XML
10 32 (41.03%) TDD
11 30 (38.46%) Client/Server
12 26 (33.33%) LINQ
13 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
14 21 (26.92%) Windows
14 21 (26.92%) .NET Framework
15 20 (25.64%) MVVM
15 20 (25.64%) MS Excel
16 18 (23.08%) T-SQL
16 18 (23.08%) VB
16 18 (23.08%) ADO.NET
16 18 (23.08%) Project Management
17 17 (21.79%) Dependency Injection
18 16 (20.51%) WCF
18 16 (20.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 16 (20.51%) Moq

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (8.97%) IIS
2 5 (6.41%) CMS
2 5 (6.41%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 20 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
1 7 (8.97%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) NUnit
1 16 (20.51%) Moq
2 11 (14.10%) MSTest
2 11 (14.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (12.82%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.28%) ReSharper
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 68 (87.18%) Developer
2 34 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 21 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 18 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 14 (17.95%) Software Developer
6 11 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.13%) WPF Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.56%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Lead C# Developer
10 2 (2.56%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (62.82%) ASP.NET
3 41 (52.56%) CSS
3 41 (52.56%) HTML
4 33 (42.31%) XML
4 33 (42.31%) WinForms
5 26 (33.33%) LINQ
6 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (26.92%) .NET Framework
8 18 (23.08%) ADO.NET
9 16 (20.51%) WCF
9 16 (20.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (19.23%) jQuery
10 15 (19.23%) Web Services
10 15 (19.23%) Ajax
11 12 (15.38%) Spring.NET
11 12 (15.38%) Castle Windsor
12 11 (14.10%) Ninject
12 11 (14.10%) Unity DI Container
13 9 (11.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (38.46%) Client/Server
2 11 (14.10%) Social Network
2 11 (14.10%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (14.10%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (79.49%) MVC
2 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (41.03%) TDD
4 20 (25.64%) MVVM
5 18 (23.08%) Project Management
6 17 (21.79%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (20.51%) Scrum
8 14 (17.95%) PRINCE2
9 13 (16.67%) Web Development
10 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 12 (15.38%) Process Management
10 12 (15.38%) ITIL
10 12 (15.38%) Time Management
10 12 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 12 (15.38%) Analytics
11 11 (14.10%) Kanban
11 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (12.82%) Test Strategy
13 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
14 8 (10.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (55.13%) VB.NET
3 39 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 39 (50.00%) SQL
4 18 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 18 (23.08%) VB
5 11 (14.10%) VB6
6 6 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.85%) Java
8 2 (2.56%) C++
9 1 (1.28%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.41%) VCP4
2 2 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) Facebook
2 11 (14.10%) Twitter
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
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