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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 49 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 19 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.74% 2.61% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.88% 6.80% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 8
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
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
276 250 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 54.33% 38.40% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 244 177 183
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
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 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
Gateshead +3 11 £30,000 -7.69%
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 7 £30,000 +20.00%
Sunderland - 1 £34,500 - 1
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (82.50%) CSS
4 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 29 (72.50%) ASP.NET
6 26 (65.00%) MVC
7 24 (60.00%) HTML5
8 20 (50.00%) Mobile Development
9 19 (47.50%) LINQ
10 18 (45.00%) Ajax
10 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (45.00%) SQL
10 18 (45.00%) T-SQL
11 17 (42.50%) Web Services
12 16 (40.00%) VB.NET
12 16 (40.00%) WinForms
13 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
14 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
14 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
15 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
16 9 (22.50%) Dependency Injection
16 9 (22.50%) jQuery
17 8 (20.00%) TDD
17 8 (20.00%) VB6
17 8 (20.00%) Windows
17 8 (20.00%) VB

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.00%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 24 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 21 (52.50%) .NET Developer
4 19 (47.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (22.50%) Software Developer
7 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.50%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Graduate
10 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) WPF Developer
10 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) HTML
3 33 (82.50%) CSS
4 29 (72.50%) ASP.NET
5 24 (60.00%) HTML5
6 19 (47.50%) LINQ
7 18 (45.00%) Ajax
8 17 (42.50%) Web Services
9 16 (40.00%) WinForms
10 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
11 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
11 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (22.50%) jQuery
13 7 (17.50%) CSS3
14 6 (15.00%) WCF
14 6 (15.00%) XML
14 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET
15 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) MVC
2 20 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
7 6 (15.00%) ITIL
7 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.00%) Project Management
8 5 (12.50%) Process Management
8 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 5 (12.50%) Time Management
8 5 (12.50%) Analytics
9 4 (10.00%) Release Management
10 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.00%) SDLC
10 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.50%) Coaching
11 1 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 18 (45.00%) T-SQL
4 16 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (20.00%) VB6
5 8 (20.00%) VB
6 3 (7.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) Delphi
7 2 (5.00%) XAML
8 1 (2.50%) Fortran
8 1 (2.50%) Pascal
8 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago