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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 69 48 26
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -22
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 4 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.15% 1.06% 8.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 2.72% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 35
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
198 147 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.00% 38.89% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 186 139 140
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 August 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 20 (71.43%) WCF
5 17 (60.71%) Degree
6 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 15 (53.57%) HTML
8 12 (42.86%) Silverlight
8 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
9 11 (39.29%) Scrum
9 11 (39.29%) WinForms
10 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (28.57%) NUnit
11 8 (28.57%) SQL
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
12 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 7 (25.00%) PhD
12 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
12 7 (25.00%) Physics
12 7 (25.00%) Web Development
12 7 (25.00%) Games
12 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (25.00%) jQuery
12 7 (25.00%) HTML5
13 6 (21.43%) MVVM
13 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (21.43%) Moq
13 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 8 (28.57%) NUnit
3 6 (21.43%) MSTest
3 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (21.43%) Moq
4 5 (17.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) C# Developer
2 17 (60.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (57.14%) .NET Developer
4 12 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (71.43%) WCF
4 15 (53.57%) HTML
5 12 (42.86%) Silverlight
6 11 (39.29%) WinForms
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
7 7 (25.00%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) Spring.NET
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (21.43%) Ninject
8 6 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (17.86%) LINQ
9 5 (17.86%) WF
9 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
10 3 (10.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (25.00%) Physics
3 6 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Scrum
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Web Development
3 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Kanban
3 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (21.43%) MVVM
3 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
4 5 (17.86%) OOD
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) C++
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) PhD
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 2 (7.14%) MCAD
3 2 (7.14%) MCSD
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 21 hours ago