The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 70 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.47% 4.18% 3.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.68% 10.90% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 21
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
278 266 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.41% 38.38% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 266 245 236
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
East Midlands

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 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 -13 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Daventry - 3 £25,000 - 1
Kettering - 1 £45,000 -
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 52 (100.00%) C#
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (82.69%) Windows
3 38 (73.08%) ASP.NET
4 35 (67.31%) WCF
5 32 (61.54%) SQL Server
6 27 (51.92%) Degree
7 26 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 25 (48.08%) WinForms
9 20 (38.46%) HTML
9 20 (38.46%) Scrum
10 18 (34.62%) TDD
10 18 (34.62%) Silverlight
10 18 (34.62%) MVC
10 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (32.69%) MVVM
11 17 (32.69%) Visual Studio
11 17 (32.69%) NUnit
12 15 (28.85%) jQuery
12 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (28.85%) Kanban
12 15 (28.85%) Rhino Mocks
12 15 (28.85%) Moq
12 15 (28.85%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (28.85%) Inversion of Control
12 15 (28.85%) MSTest
12 15 (28.85%) Spring.NET
12 15 (28.85%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (28.85%) Castle Windsor
12 15 (28.85%) Ninject

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Visual Studio
1 17 (32.69%) NUnit
2 15 (28.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (28.85%) MSTest
2 15 (28.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (28.85%) Moq
3 10 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (5.77%) CruiseControl
4 3 (5.77%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (21.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 32 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 30 (57.69%) C# Developer
4 29 (55.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (46.15%) Software Developer
6 22 (42.31%) C# Software Developer
7 17 (32.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (19.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Junior
11 3 (5.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Senior SharePoint Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Graduate
11 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Junior Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Junior .NET Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
12 2 (3.85%) .NET Team Leader
12 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (73.08%) ASP.NET
3 35 (67.31%) WCF
4 25 (48.08%) WinForms
5 20 (38.46%) HTML
6 18 (34.62%) Silverlight
6 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (28.85%) jQuery
7 15 (28.85%) Spring.NET
7 15 (28.85%) Castle Windsor
7 15 (28.85%) Ninject
7 15 (28.85%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (23.08%) HTML5
9 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
10 9 (17.31%) LINQ
11 7 (13.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (9.62%) WF
13 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (28.85%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 12 (23.08%) Physics
4 5 (9.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (82.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Scrum
2 18 (34.62%) MVC
2 18 (34.62%) TDD
3 17 (32.69%) MVVM
4 15 (28.85%) Web Application Development
4 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.85%) Kanban
4 15 (28.85%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (21.15%) Web Development
6 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.23%) OOD
7 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
9 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) C++
5 3 (5.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Degree
2 12 (23.08%) PhD
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) MCP
3 2 (3.85%) MCAD
3 2 (3.85%) MCSD
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago