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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 44 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 31 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.02% 3.25% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.81% 6.92% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
316 260 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 51.13% 47.02% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 272 245 226
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,983
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 24 April 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 +2 24 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Gateshead -4 8 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Sunderland -2 1 £35,000 -
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 58 (100.00%) C#
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (77.59%) MVC
3 41 (70.69%) SQL Server
4 37 (63.79%) HTML
4 37 (63.79%) JavaScript
4 37 (63.79%) CSS
5 34 (58.62%) VB.NET
6 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET
7 30 (51.72%) SQL
8 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (39.66%) WinForms
9 23 (39.66%) XML
9 23 (39.66%) Client/Server
10 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
10 22 (37.93%) LINQ
11 21 (36.21%) Project Management
12 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
13 17 (29.31%) VB
13 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
13 17 (29.31%) jQuery
13 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (29.31%) Entity Framework
13 17 (29.31%) Mobile Development
14 16 (27.59%) VB6
15 15 (25.86%) PRINCE2
15 15 (25.86%) ITIL
15 15 (25.86%) T-SQL
16 14 (24.14%) TDD
16 14 (24.14%) Process Management

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (10.34%) IIS
2 5 (8.62%) CMS
2 5 (8.62%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (70.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) NUnit
2 5 (8.62%) Moq
3 2 (3.45%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (10.34%) German Language
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (93.10%) Developer
2 28 (48.28%) .NET Developer
3 19 (32.76%) C# Developer
4 16 (27.59%) Software Developer
5 14 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (20.69%) Software Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.90%) AWS Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Software Manager
9 3 (5.17%) WPF Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Graduate
10 2 (3.45%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.45%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (3.45%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (63.79%) HTML
2 37 (63.79%) CSS
3 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET
4 23 (39.66%) XML
4 23 (39.66%) WinForms
5 22 (37.93%) LINQ
6 17 (29.31%) jQuery
6 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
6 17 (29.31%) Entity Framework
7 12 (20.69%) ADO.NET
8 11 (18.97%) Ajax
9 10 (17.24%) Web Services
10 9 (15.52%) HTML5
10 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (12.07%) WCF
12 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) MVC
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) Project Management
4 17 (29.31%) Mobile Development
5 15 (25.86%) ITIL
5 15 (25.86%) PRINCE2
6 14 (24.14%) Process Management
6 14 (24.14%) TDD
6 14 (24.14%) Time Management
6 14 (24.14%) Waterfall
6 14 (24.14%) Test Strategy
6 14 (24.14%) Analytics
7 11 (18.97%) Web Development
8 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
9 7 (12.07%) MVVM
10 6 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (10.34%) Release Management
11 5 (8.62%) Scrum
11 5 (8.62%) OO
11 5 (8.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (63.79%) JavaScript
3 34 (58.62%) VB.NET
4 30 (51.72%) SQL
5 17 (29.31%) VB
6 16 (27.59%) VB6
7 15 (25.86%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.62%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.45%) Delphi
9 2 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle
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