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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 80 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.05% 4.40% 6.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 12.23% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 43
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
329 229 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.49% 35.95% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 293 211 216
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 17 September 2014. 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 -24 6 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Daventry - 4 £25,000 - 1
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) WCF
4 23 (74.19%) Windows
5 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (51.61%) HTML
6 16 (51.61%) Degree
6 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
7 14 (45.16%) Silverlight
8 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
8 13 (41.94%) Scrum
9 11 (35.48%) SQL
10 10 (32.26%) WinForms
10 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
10 10 (32.26%) jQuery
11 9 (29.03%) MVC
11 9 (29.03%) TDD
11 9 (29.03%) NUnit
11 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
12 8 (25.81%) PhD
12 8 (25.81%) Games
12 8 (25.81%) Web Development
12 8 (25.81%) Mathematics
12 8 (25.81%) Physics
12 8 (25.81%) LINQ
12 8 (25.81%) HTML5
12 8 (25.81%) MVVM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) NUnit
1 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (22.58%) MSTest
2 7 (22.58%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (22.58%) Moq
2 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
4 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (25.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) C# Developer
3 17 (54.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (51.61%) .NET Developer
5 13 (41.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (41.94%) Software Developer
6 11 (35.48%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Junior
8 4 (12.90%) Graduate
8 4 (12.90%) Junior Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
10 2 (6.45%) .NET Team Leader
10 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
10 2 (6.45%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) WCF
4 16 (51.61%) HTML
5 14 (45.16%) Silverlight
6 10 (32.26%) jQuery
6 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
6 10 (32.26%) WinForms
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (25.81%) HTML5
8 8 (25.81%) LINQ
9 7 (22.58%) Spring.NET
9 7 (22.58%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (22.58%) Ninject
9 7 (22.58%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (19.35%) WF
11 3 (9.68%) CSS
11 3 (9.68%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) Mathematics
2 8 (25.81%) Physics
3 7 (22.58%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
5 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) Web Development
4 8 (25.81%) MVVM
5 7 (22.58%) Web Application Development
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) Kanban
5 7 (22.58%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) OOD
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) PhD
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) MCAD
3 2 (6.45%) MCSD
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
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