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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 59 71 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.62% 0.61% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.58% 1.86% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
240 215 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.45% 32.58% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 205 210 144
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 12 (85.71%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) WCF
5 6 (42.86%) Silverlight
5 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 6 (42.86%) Physics
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) PhD
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) Games
5 6 (42.86%) Web Development
6 5 (35.71%) WinForms
6 5 (35.71%) OOD
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
8 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (14.29%) Mentoring

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
1 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) NetBeans
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Software Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) WCF
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) Silverlight
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) WinForms
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 1 (7.14%) LINQ
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 6 (42.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) OOD
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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