The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 64 85 34
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -51
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.80% 0.64% 5.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.25% 1.95% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 30
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
324 307 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.25% 32.66% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 295 276 214
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

WPF
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +8 13 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Towcester - 4 £42,000 - 3
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 24 (92.31%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) WCF
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
5 10 (38.46%) OO
6 9 (34.62%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
6 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
7 8 (30.77%) TDD
7 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
8 7 (26.92%) C++
8 7 (26.92%) MVC
8 7 (26.92%) Electronic Design Automation
8 7 (26.92%) Physics
9 6 (23.08%) Silverlight
9 6 (23.08%) Web Development
9 6 (23.08%) Games
9 6 (23.08%) WinForms
9 6 (23.08%) HTML
9 6 (23.08%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) OOP
9 6 (23.08%) PhD
9 6 (23.08%) OOD
9 6 (23.08%) jQuery
9 6 (23.08%) HTML5
10 5 (19.23%) Qt

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
1 3 (11.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (11.54%) NetBeans
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 11 (42.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (38.46%) Software Developer
5 9 (34.62%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (30.77%) Software Engineer
7 5 (19.23%) Junior
7 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Junior Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Junior C# Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (7.69%) Graduate
10 2 (7.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
2 11 (42.31%) WCF
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) WinForms
4 6 (23.08%) Silverlight
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
4 6 (23.08%) HTML5
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (19.23%) Qt
5 5 (19.23%) LINQ
5 5 (19.23%) OpenGL
6 3 (11.54%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) J2EE
7 2 (7.69%) Spring
7 2 (7.69%) JSON
7 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
7 2 (7.69%) Middleware
7 2 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 7 (26.92%) Physics
3 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
3 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) Electronic Design Automation
4 7 (26.92%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) OOD
5 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 6 (23.08%) OOP
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) V-Model
8 2 (7.69%) BDD
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) Workflow
9 1 (3.85%) SDLC
9 1 (3.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) C++
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) C
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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