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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 56 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 21 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.58% 4.73% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.23% 11.97% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 21
Average salary £31,750 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.62% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £39,000
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
337 259 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 41.40% 39.48% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 242 231 257
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 £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 20 £31,000 -5.34% 8
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (70.73%) MVC
2 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET
3 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (48.78%) WCF
5 18 (43.90%) Computer Science
5 18 (43.90%) TDD
5 18 (43.90%) WinForms
5 18 (43.90%) .NET Framework
6 17 (41.46%) Scrum
7 16 (39.02%) Windows
7 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (36.59%) CSS
8 15 (36.59%) HTML
9 14 (34.15%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (34.15%) Unit Testing
9 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (31.71%) Spring.NET
10 13 (31.71%) Kanban
10 13 (31.71%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (31.71%) MSTest
10 13 (31.71%) MVVM
10 13 (31.71%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (31.71%) Moq
10 13 (31.71%) Castle Windsor
10 13 (31.71%) Ninject
10 13 (31.71%) Web Application Development
10 13 (31.71%) Unity DI Container
10 13 (31.71%) NUnit

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Internet
2 5 (12.20%) Modbus
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) NUnit
1 13 (31.71%) MSTest
1 13 (31.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (31.71%) Moq
2 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 29 (70.73%) .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Junior
3 10 (24.39%) Graduate
3 10 (24.39%) Junior Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Junior .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Agile .NET Developer
4 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Software Developer
5 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Manager
6 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET
3 20 (48.78%) WCF
4 18 (43.90%) WinForms
4 18 (43.90%) .NET Framework
5 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (36.59%) CSS
6 15 (36.59%) HTML
7 13 (31.71%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (31.71%) Ninject
7 13 (31.71%) Spring.NET
7 13 (31.71%) Unity DI Container
8 7 (17.07%) XML
9 6 (14.63%) Web Services
10 5 (12.20%) HTML5
10 5 (12.20%) Ajax
11 4 (9.76%) LINQ
12 2 (4.88%) jQuery
12 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET
13 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Computer Science
2 13 (31.71%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.32%) Physics
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.88%) Social Network
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) MVC
2 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (43.90%) TDD
4 17 (41.46%) Scrum
5 14 (34.15%) Unit Testing
5 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (34.15%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (31.71%) MVVM
6 13 (31.71%) Web Application Development
6 13 (31.71%) Kanban
7 8 (19.51%) OO
8 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) Multithreading
10 4 (9.76%) Web Development
11 1 (2.44%) CRM
11 1 (2.44%) SOA
11 1 (2.44%) Migration
11 1 (2.44%) OOP
11 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.44%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) VB
5 3 (7.32%) Java
5 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Facebook
2 2 (4.88%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 13 days ago
North East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Promotion and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 20 days ago