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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 45 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.19% 1.59% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.58% 4.04% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 11
Average salary £31,000 £32,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.34% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £42,500
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
264 198 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.17% 39.29% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 191 177 195
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £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
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 19 September 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 19 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 +3 18 £30,000 -8.39% 7
Gateshead - 2 £32,500 -
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (80.00%) MVC
2 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (54.29%) WCF
5 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
5 17 (48.57%) TDD
5 17 (48.57%) Scrum
5 17 (48.57%) WinForms
6 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (42.86%) Windows
8 14 (40.00%) CSS
8 14 (40.00%) HTML
8 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (37.14%) Kanban
9 13 (37.14%) Spring.NET
9 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
9 13 (37.14%) NUnit
9 13 (37.14%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (37.14%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (37.14%) MSTest
9 13 (37.14%) MVVM
9 13 (37.14%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (37.14%) Moq
9 13 (37.14%) Castle Windsor
9 13 (37.14%) Ninject
9 13 (37.14%) Web Application Development
9 13 (37.14%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (28.57%) Internet

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) NUnit
1 13 (37.14%) MSTest
1 13 (37.14%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (37.14%) Moq
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (82.86%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Graduate
3 10 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Junior
4 8 (22.86%) C# Developer
5 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.86%) WPF Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (54.29%) WCF
4 17 (48.57%) WinForms
4 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
5 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (40.00%) CSS
6 14 (40.00%) HTML
7 13 (37.14%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (37.14%) Ninject
7 13 (37.14%) Spring.NET
7 13 (37.14%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (17.14%) XML
9 5 (14.29%) Web Services
10 4 (11.43%) HTML5
10 4 (11.43%) Ajax
11 3 (8.57%) LINQ
12 2 (5.71%) jQuery
12 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET
13 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
1 13 (37.14%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.57%) Physics
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Social Network
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) MVC
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) TDD
3 17 (48.57%) Scrum
4 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (37.14%) Kanban
5 13 (37.14%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (37.14%) MVVM
5 13 (37.14%) Web Application Development
6 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
7 7 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (11.43%) Web Development
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) SOA
9 1 (2.86%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) OOP
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.43%) VB
6 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Facebook
2 2 (5.71%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 18 days ago