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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 44 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.62% 1.59% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.83% 3.90% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 16
Average salary £25,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% -6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
249 205 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.43% 40.67% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 176 182 195
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 1 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
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 16 £25,000 -18.03% 4
Gateshead - 1 £32,500 -
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) MVC
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
4 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
4 19 (61.29%) WCF
5 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) Scrum
6 14 (45.16%) WinForms
6 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
7 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) HTML
8 12 (38.71%) CSS
8 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (38.71%) TDD
9 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
9 11 (35.48%) Castle Windsor
9 11 (35.48%) Ninject
9 11 (35.48%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (35.48%) Inversion of Control
9 11 (35.48%) MSTest
9 11 (35.48%) MVVM
9 11 (35.48%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (35.48%) Moq
9 11 (35.48%) Unity DI Container
9 11 (35.48%) NUnit
9 11 (35.48%) Kanban
9 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
9 11 (35.48%) Spring.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) NUnit
1 11 (35.48%) MSTest
1 11 (35.48%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (35.48%) Moq
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (87.10%) .NET Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Agile .NET Developer
4 10 (32.26%) Junior
4 10 (32.26%) Graduate
4 10 (32.26%) Junior Developer
4 10 (32.26%) Junior .NET Developer
4 10 (32.26%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (32.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
3 19 (61.29%) WCF
4 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (45.16%) WinForms
5 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 12 (38.71%) CSS
7 11 (35.48%) Castle Windsor
7 11 (35.48%) Ninject
7 11 (35.48%) Unity DI Container
7 11 (35.48%) Spring.NET
8 3 (9.68%) Ajax
8 3 (9.68%) jQuery
9 2 (6.45%) LINQ
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) XML
9 2 (6.45%) XHTML
10 1 (3.23%) SOAP
10 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
2 11 (35.48%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) Physics
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) MVC
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (35.48%) Kanban
4 11 (35.48%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (35.48%) MVVM
4 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
4 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
5 9 (29.03%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago