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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 71 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.89% 1.52% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 4.85% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
WPF
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
236 206 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.96% 31.40% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 194 202 157
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

WPF
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

WPF Salary Trend in Northampton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (83.33%) PhD
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Games
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (83.33%) Physics
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) WCF
1 5 (83.33%) Silverlight
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Java

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) WCF
1 5 (83.33%) Silverlight
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (83.33%) Physics
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) PhD
1 5 (83.33%) Degree