The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 32 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 38 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.96% 3.51% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 8.64% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,100 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
247 162 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 38.71% 40.60% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 225 148 187
Average salary £37,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Northamptonshire

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) C#
2 54 (93.10%) .NET
3 52 (89.66%) Windows
4 43 (74.14%) ASP.NET
5 39 (67.24%) WCF
6 37 (63.79%) SQL Server
7 33 (56.90%) WinForms
8 32 (55.17%) Degree
9 27 (46.55%) Computer Science
10 23 (39.66%) MVC
11 21 (36.21%) Scrum
11 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (36.21%) TDD
12 20 (34.48%) NUnit
12 20 (34.48%) Mathematics
12 20 (34.48%) Physics
12 20 (34.48%) Dependency Injection
12 20 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
12 20 (34.48%) MSTest
12 20 (34.48%) MVVM
12 20 (34.48%) Rhino Mocks
12 20 (34.48%) Moq
12 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (34.48%) Kanban
12 20 (34.48%) Spring.NET
12 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
12 20 (34.48%) HTML
12 20 (34.48%) Unity DI Container
12 20 (34.48%) Castle Windsor
12 20 (34.48%) Ninject

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (63.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) NUnit
1 20 (34.48%) MSTest
1 20 (34.48%) Rhino Mocks
1 20 (34.48%) Moq
2 15 (25.86%) Visual Studio
3 12 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (18.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
General
1 13 (22.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (93.10%) Developer
2 32 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 29 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 28 (48.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (46.55%) Software Developer
5 27 (46.55%) C# Software Developer
6 17 (29.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (17.24%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Systems Developer
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (93.10%) .NET
2 43 (74.14%) ASP.NET
3 39 (67.24%) WCF
4 33 (56.90%) WinForms
5 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (34.48%) Spring.NET
6 20 (34.48%) HTML
6 20 (34.48%) Unity DI Container
6 20 (34.48%) Castle Windsor
6 20 (34.48%) Ninject
6 20 (34.48%) Razor View Engine
6 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 17 (29.31%) jQuery
7 17 (29.31%) Silverlight
8 16 (27.59%) HTML5
9 5 (8.62%) Web Services
9 5 (8.62%) XML
10 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.17%) Ajax
11 3 (5.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (46.55%) Computer Science
2 20 (34.48%) Mathematics
2 20 (34.48%) Physics
2 20 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 52 (89.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) MVC
2 21 (36.21%) Scrum
2 21 (36.21%) TDD
3 20 (34.48%) Dependency Injection
3 20 (34.48%) MVVM
3 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (34.48%) Kanban
3 20 (34.48%) Web Application Development
4 11 (18.97%) Web Development
4 11 (18.97%) OOD
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.17%) Migration
8 2 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (12.07%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.17%) PHP
4 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (55.17%) Degree
2 16 (27.59%) PhD
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
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