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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 50 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 31 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.97% 2.02% 4.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.16% 5.33% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 31
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
380 319 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 48.72% 37.93% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 327 228 244
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,500
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
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 1 September 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 -2 19 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Durham -4 12 £40,000 +33.33% 4
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 64 (98.46%) C#
1 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 55 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 40 (61.54%) WinForms
4 37 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (53.85%) HTML
6 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
6 34 (52.31%) CSS
7 32 (49.23%) Windows
8 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET
9 28 (43.08%) Dependency Injection
10 27 (41.54%) TDD
11 26 (40.00%) MVC
12 25 (38.46%) HTML5
12 25 (38.46%) Mobile Development
13 20 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (29.23%) LINQ
14 19 (29.23%) Social Network
14 19 (29.23%) MVVM
14 19 (29.23%) Rhino Mocks
14 19 (29.23%) Moq
14 19 (29.23%) Inversion of Control
14 19 (29.23%) MSTest
14 19 (29.23%) Kanban
14 19 (29.23%) Spring.NET
14 19 (29.23%) Castle Windsor
14 19 (29.23%) Ninject
14 19 (29.23%) Facebook
14 19 (29.23%) Twitter
14 19 (29.23%) Enterprise Software

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (3.08%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (84.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) NUnit
1 19 (29.23%) MSTest
1 19 (29.23%) Rhino Mocks
1 19 (29.23%) Moq
2 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (96.92%) Developer
2 40 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 26 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 19 (29.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (18.46%) Software Developer
6 10 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (4.62%) WPF Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.08%) WinForms Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) Analyst
11 1 (1.54%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.54%) VB.NET Developer
11 1 (1.54%) C# Software Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Analyst Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 40 (61.54%) WinForms
3 35 (53.85%) HTML
4 34 (52.31%) CSS
5 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET
6 25 (38.46%) HTML5
7 19 (29.23%) Spring.NET
7 19 (29.23%) Castle Windsor
7 19 (29.23%) Ninject
7 19 (29.23%) Unity DI Container
7 19 (29.23%) LINQ
8 18 (27.69%) Ajax
9 17 (26.15%) Web Services
10 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (18.46%) Entity Framework
11 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
12 11 (16.92%) WCF
13 9 (13.85%) jQuery
14 7 (10.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Social Network
1 19 (29.23%) Inversion of Control
1 19 (29.23%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.23%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.08%) Dependency Injection
3 27 (41.54%) TDD
4 26 (40.00%) MVC
5 25 (38.46%) Mobile Development
6 20 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (29.23%) Scrum
7 19 (29.23%) MVVM
7 19 (29.23%) Kanban
8 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.23%) Project Management
10 5 (7.69%) Process Management
10 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.69%) Time Management
10 5 (7.69%) Release Management
10 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 5 (7.69%) Analytics
11 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) C#
2 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.69%) SQL
3 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
4 16 (24.62%) VB.NET
5 8 (12.31%) VB6
5 8 (12.31%) VB
6 4 (6.15%) Java
7 2 (3.08%) Delphi
7 2 (3.08%) XAML
8 1 (1.54%) Fortran
8 1 (1.54%) Pascal
8 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Facebook
1 19 (29.23%) Twitter
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Xamarin
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Intel
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IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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