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 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 64 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.98% 4.19% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 12.09% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
204 215 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.17% 34.62% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 159 198 142
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
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 22 May 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 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Games
2 5 (50.00%) PhD
2 5 (50.00%) WCF
2 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Physics
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) WCF
2 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) Physics
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) OOP
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) OOD
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) BDD
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) PhD