The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 48 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 18 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.23% 2.25% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.92% 5.71% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 8
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
260 245 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.59% 39.45% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 245 226 181
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
North East

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 15 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Sunderland - 1 - - 2
Gateshead - 1 £27,500 -
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (97.62%) .NET
3 35 (83.33%) MVC
4 34 (80.95%) HTML
5 33 (78.57%) CSS
5 33 (78.57%) .NET Framework
6 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (61.90%) Unit Testing
8 24 (57.14%) OO
9 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
10 14 (33.33%) WCF
11 13 (30.95%) WinForms
12 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 11 (26.19%) SQL
14 10 (23.81%) Web Services
14 10 (23.81%) Scrum
15 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (19.05%) jQuery
16 7 (16.67%) LINQ
16 7 (16.67%) XML
16 7 (16.67%) Windows
16 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
16 7 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
16 7 (16.67%) MVVM
16 7 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
17 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (14.29%) IIS
17 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
18 5 (11.90%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) MSTest
3 1 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.38%) Moq
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 1 (2.38%) Automotive
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 38 (90.48%) .NET Developer
3 15 (35.71%) Agile .NET Developer
4 12 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 10 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
2 34 (80.95%) HTML
3 33 (78.57%) CSS
3 33 (78.57%) .NET Framework
4 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 14 (33.33%) WCF
6 13 (30.95%) WinForms
7 10 (23.81%) Web Services
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (19.05%) jQuery
9 7 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (16.67%) LINQ
9 7 (16.67%) XML
10 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (2.38%) Unity DI Container
11 1 (2.38%) Spring.NET
11 1 (2.38%) XHTML
11 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.76%) Physics
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) MVC
2 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (61.90%) Unit Testing
4 24 (57.14%) OO
5 10 (23.81%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (16.67%) MVVM
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.52%) TDD
8 3 (7.14%) SOA
8 3 (7.14%) OOP
9 2 (4.76%) Web Development
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Kanban
10 1 (2.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) XAML
8 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + 20 days holidays, pension
Posted: 6 days ago