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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 38 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 37 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.12% 3.95% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.56% 9.37% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £43,000
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
387 331 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.53% 42.22% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 341 298 257
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,997
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015.

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 May 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 +1 23 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Durham +3 13 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Northumberland - 1 £30,000 -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 79 (100.00%) C#
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (72.15%) SQL Server
3 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (53.16%) MVC
5 38 (48.10%) WinForms
6 36 (45.57%) HTML
6 36 (45.57%) JavaScript
6 36 (45.57%) CSS
7 34 (43.04%) ASP.NET
8 29 (36.71%) SQL
8 29 (36.71%) Windows
9 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
9 28 (35.44%) TDD
10 27 (34.18%) VB.NET
11 25 (31.65%) MS Excel
12 23 (29.11%) Dependency Injection
12 23 (29.11%) MVVM
13 22 (27.85%) Moq
13 22 (27.85%) NUnit
13 22 (27.85%) Scrum
14 21 (26.58%) Project Management
15 20 (25.32%) Finance
16 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (24.05%) .NET Framework
17 17 (21.52%) Social Network
17 17 (21.52%) LINQ
17 17 (21.52%) Rhino Mocks
17 17 (21.52%) Inversion of Control
17 17 (21.52%) MSTest

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (7.59%) IIS
2 5 (6.33%) Orchard CMS
2 5 (6.33%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (31.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) Modbus
1 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (72.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (27.85%) Moq
1 22 (27.85%) NUnit
2 17 (21.52%) Rhino Mocks
2 17 (21.52%) MSTest
3 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.80%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 67 (84.81%) Developer
2 43 (54.43%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.32%) C# Developer
4 16 (20.25%) Software Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (16.46%) Software Developer
7 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (5.06%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.80%) WPF Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.80%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.80%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Graduate
10 2 (2.53%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (2.53%) Lead C# Developer
10 2 (2.53%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (48.10%) WinForms
3 36 (45.57%) HTML
3 36 (45.57%) CSS
4 34 (43.04%) ASP.NET
5 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (24.05%) .NET Framework
6 17 (21.52%) LINQ
6 17 (21.52%) Spring.NET
6 17 (21.52%) Castle Windsor
6 17 (21.52%) Ninject
6 17 (21.52%) Unity DI Container
7 16 (20.25%) Entity Framework
7 16 (20.25%) jQuery
8 15 (18.99%) XML
9 12 (15.19%) Web Services
10 10 (12.66%) WCF
11 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (11.39%) Ajax
12 8 (10.13%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Social Network
1 17 (21.52%) Inversion of Control
1 17 (21.52%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (18.99%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (53.16%) MVC
3 28 (35.44%) TDD
4 23 (29.11%) Dependency Injection
4 23 (29.11%) MVVM
5 22 (27.85%) Scrum
6 21 (26.58%) Project Management
7 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (21.52%) Kanban
8 15 (18.99%) Waterfall
8 15 (18.99%) PRINCE2
8 15 (18.99%) ITIL
9 14 (17.72%) Process Management
9 14 (17.72%) Analytics
9 14 (17.72%) Test Strategy
9 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
9 14 (17.72%) Time Management
10 13 (16.46%) Mobile Development
11 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.39%) OO
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (45.57%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.71%) SQL
4 27 (34.18%) VB.NET
5 17 (21.52%) VB6
5 17 (21.52%) VB
6 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.33%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.80%) Delphi
8 3 (3.80%) Java
9 1 (1.27%) XAML
9 1 (1.27%) C++
9 1 (1.27%) Fortran
9 1 (1.27%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.52%) Facebook
2 17 (21.52%) Twitter
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle
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