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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 37 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 36 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.86% 3.83% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 8.46% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 9
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £40,000 £45,200
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
270 201 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.97% 45.27% 52.51%
Number of salaries quoted 239 183 242
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 December 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 December 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
Gateshead -5 21 £32,500 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 16 £42,500 +41.66% 5
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (100.00%) C#
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (94.64%) MVC
3 47 (83.93%) ASP.NET
4 34 (60.71%) VB.NET
5 32 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 31 (55.36%) CSS
6 31 (55.36%) HTML
7 29 (51.79%) XML
8 28 (50.00%) TDD
9 27 (48.21%) WinForms
9 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
9 27 (48.21%) SQL
10 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (41.07%) Client/Server
12 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (35.71%) WCF
13 20 (35.71%) LINQ
14 19 (33.93%) MVVM
15 18 (32.14%) Windows
15 18 (32.14%) .NET Framework
16 14 (25.00%) Ajax
16 14 (25.00%) ADO.NET
16 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 13 (23.21%) Dependency Injection
17 13 (23.21%) Spring.NET
17 13 (23.21%) Castle Windsor
18 12 (21.43%) Ninject
18 12 (21.43%) VB
18 12 (21.43%) Kanban

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) NUnit
1 12 (21.43%) MSTest
1 12 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (21.43%) Moq
2 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
1 8 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 15 (26.79%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Junior
5 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 8 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Graduate
6 7 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (3.57%) WPF Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (83.93%) ASP.NET
3 31 (55.36%) CSS
3 31 (55.36%) HTML
4 29 (51.79%) XML
5 27 (48.21%) WinForms
6 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (35.71%) WCF
7 20 (35.71%) LINQ
8 18 (32.14%) .NET Framework
9 14 (25.00%) Ajax
9 14 (25.00%) ADO.NET
10 13 (23.21%) Castle Windsor
10 13 (23.21%) Spring.NET
11 12 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
11 12 (21.43%) Ninject
12 10 (17.86%) HTML5
13 9 (16.07%) jQuery
14 8 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Client/Server
2 12 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.93%) Social Network
4 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (94.64%) MVC
2 28 (50.00%) TDD
3 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (33.93%) MVVM
5 13 (23.21%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (21.43%) Web Application Development
6 12 (21.43%) Kanban
6 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (21.43%) Scrum
7 11 (19.64%) Web Development
8 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.71%) Project Management
9 6 (10.71%) Process Management
9 6 (10.71%) ITIL
9 6 (10.71%) Time Management
9 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 6 (10.71%) Analytics
10 4 (7.14%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.57%) Release Management
11 2 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (60.71%) VB.NET
3 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
3 27 (48.21%) SQL
4 12 (21.43%) VB
5 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.14%) VB6
6 4 (7.14%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Java
8 1 (1.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Facebook
2 5 (8.93%) Twitter
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 24 days ago