The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 63 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 12 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.49% 4.59% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 10.00% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 21
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
264 300 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.88% 45.94% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 212 268 253
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram 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 22 July 2014. 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 -2 12 £25,000 -35.48% 2
Durham +5 1 £30,000 -23.07%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (98.00%) .NET
3 32 (64.00%) Unit Testing
4 30 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 23 (46.00%) WCF
5 23 (46.00%) Degree
5 23 (46.00%) MVC
6 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (42.00%) .NET Framework
7 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
8 18 (36.00%) Scrum
9 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
10 15 (30.00%) Multithreading
10 15 (30.00%) HTML
10 15 (30.00%) OO
10 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 15 (30.00%) Modbus
11 14 (28.00%) CSS
12 10 (20.00%) TDD
12 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (18.00%) Java
13 9 (18.00%) Windows
14 8 (16.00%) WinForms
14 8 (16.00%) Kanban
14 8 (16.00%) Spring.NET
14 8 (16.00%) NUnit
14 8 (16.00%) Mathematics
14 8 (16.00%) Physics

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (30.00%) Modbus
2 7 (14.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) NUnit
1 8 (16.00%) MSTest
1 8 (16.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (16.00%) Moq
2 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
1 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 33 (66.00%) .NET Developer
3 21 (42.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Software Manager
5 11 (22.00%) C# Developer
6 10 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (16.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (14.00%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (14.00%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (14.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 7 (14.00%) Junior Developer
8 7 (14.00%) Graduate
8 7 (14.00%) Junior
9 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Lead .NET Developer
11 2 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (98.00%) .NET
2 23 (46.00%) WCF
3 21 (42.00%) .NET Framework
3 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (30.00%) HTML
5 14 (28.00%) CSS
6 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (16.00%) WinForms
7 8 (16.00%) Spring.NET
7 8 (16.00%) Castle Windsor
7 8 (16.00%) Ninject
7 8 (16.00%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (6.00%) Web Services
9 2 (4.00%) XHTML
9 2 (4.00%) LINQ
9 2 (4.00%) jQuery
9 2 (4.00%) Ajax
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 30 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (16.00%) Physics
2 8 (16.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Unit Testing
2 23 (46.00%) MVC
3 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.00%) Scrum
5 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (30.00%) Multithreading
6 15 (30.00%) OO
7 10 (20.00%) TDD
7 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.00%) Kanban
8 8 (16.00%) Web Development
8 8 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (16.00%) MVVM
8 8 (16.00%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.00%) SOA
9 2 (4.00%) OOP
10 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (18.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
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