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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 40 27 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs citing WPF 28 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.86% 6.78% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.43% 14.91% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 8
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
245 161 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.53% 45.48% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 227 146 225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -19 17 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Gateshead -4 12 £30,000 - 1
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 64 (100.00%) C#
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (90.63%) MVC
3 48 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 45 (70.31%) ASP.NET
5 44 (68.75%) VB.NET
6 39 (60.94%) HTML
6 39 (60.94%) CSS
7 38 (59.38%) SQL
8 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
9 35 (54.69%) XML
10 30 (46.88%) Client/Server
11 29 (45.31%) WinForms
12 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (40.63%) TDD
12 26 (40.63%) LINQ
13 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (29.69%) .NET Framework
14 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
15 18 (28.13%) T-SQL
15 18 (28.13%) VB
15 18 (28.13%) ADO.NET
16 17 (26.56%) Project Management
17 16 (25.00%) Ajax
17 16 (25.00%) Windows
17 16 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 15 (23.44%) jQuery
19 14 (21.88%) WCF
19 14 (21.88%) MVVM
20 13 (20.31%) Web Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) CMS
2 5 (7.81%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.38%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) NUnit
1 10 (15.63%) Moq
2 9 (14.06%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.81%) MSTest
3 5 (7.81%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
1 10 (15.63%) German Language
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (95.31%) Developer
2 28 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 17 (26.56%) C# Developer
4 15 (23.44%) Software Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Software Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) WPF Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Software Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Lead C# Developer
10 2 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (70.31%) ASP.NET
3 39 (60.94%) CSS
3 39 (60.94%) HTML
4 35 (54.69%) XML
5 29 (45.31%) WinForms
6 26 (40.63%) LINQ
7 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (29.69%) .NET Framework
9 18 (28.13%) ADO.NET
10 16 (25.00%) Ajax
10 16 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 15 (23.44%) jQuery
12 14 (21.88%) WCF
13 13 (20.31%) Web Services
14 9 (14.06%) HTML5
15 7 (10.94%) JSON
16 6 (9.38%) Spring.NET
16 6 (9.38%) Classic ASP
16 6 (9.38%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.81%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.81%) Social Network
2 5 (7.81%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (90.63%) MVC
2 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) TDD
3 17 (26.56%) Project Management
4 14 (21.88%) MVVM
5 13 (20.31%) PRINCE2
5 13 (20.31%) Web Development
6 11 (17.19%) Process Management
6 11 (17.19%) ITIL
6 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
6 11 (17.19%) Analytics
6 11 (17.19%) Time Management
6 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (15.63%) Scrum
8 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
9 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.81%) OO
10 5 (7.81%) CRM
10 5 (7.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (68.75%) VB.NET
3 38 (59.38%) SQL
4 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 18 (28.13%) T-SQL
5 18 (28.13%) VB
6 10 (15.63%) VB6
7 6 (9.38%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.69%) Java
9 2 (3.13%) C++
10 1 (1.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Facebook
2 5 (7.81%) Twitter
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago