The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 51 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.77% 2.36% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.64% 7.43% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 9
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
286 202 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 56.75% 31.76% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 247 153 202
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

WPF
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WPF Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

WPF
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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

WPF Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

WPF
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 9 £30,000 +20.00%
Gateshead -7 9 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Sunderland - 1 £34,500 -
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
3 36 (72.00%) HTML
3 36 (72.00%) JavaScript
4 35 (70.00%) CSS
5 31 (62.00%) MVC
6 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET
7 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (50.00%) SQL
9 23 (46.00%) WinForms
10 21 (42.00%) T-SQL
11 20 (40.00%) Web Services
11 20 (40.00%) HTML5
12 19 (38.00%) Mobile Development
13 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (36.00%) LINQ
13 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
14 17 (34.00%) VB.NET
14 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
14 17 (34.00%) Entity Framework
15 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (32.00%) Ajax
15 16 (32.00%) Project Management
16 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
16 14 (28.00%) Windows
17 13 (26.00%) VB
17 13 (26.00%) VB6
17 13 (26.00%) Dependency Injection
18 12 (24.00%) jQuery

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (14.00%) IIS
2 5 (10.00%) CMS
2 5 (10.00%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) NUnit
2 5 (10.00%) Moq
3 3 (6.00%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 26 (52.00%) .NET Developer
2 26 (52.00%) C# Developer
3 21 (42.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (22.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Graduate
8 3 (6.00%) Software Manager
8 3 (6.00%) WPF Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Development Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Lead C# Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (2.00%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (72.00%) HTML
3 35 (70.00%) CSS
4 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 23 (46.00%) WinForms
6 20 (40.00%) HTML5
6 20 (40.00%) Web Services
7 18 (36.00%) LINQ
7 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (34.00%) Entity Framework
8 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
9 16 (32.00%) Ajax
9 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (24.00%) jQuery
11 7 (14.00%) XML
11 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (12.00%) ADO.NET
13 5 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) MVC
2 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Mobile Development
4 16 (32.00%) Project Management
5 13 (26.00%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
7 10 (20.00%) ITIL
7 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 9 (18.00%) Process Management
8 9 (18.00%) TDD
8 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
8 9 (18.00%) Time Management
8 9 (18.00%) Analytics
9 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.00%) OO
11 5 (10.00%) CRM
11 5 (10.00%) Scrum
11 5 (10.00%) Release Management
12 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (50.00%) SQL
4 21 (42.00%) T-SQL
5 17 (34.00%) VB.NET
6 13 (26.00%) VB6
6 13 (26.00%) VB
7 4 (8.00%) Java
8 3 (6.00%) Delphi
9 2 (4.00%) XAML
10 1 (2.00%) Fortran
10 1 (2.00%) Pascal
10 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
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