The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 51 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 12 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.94% 1.95% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.97% 4.41% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 18
Average salary £25,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 227 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.42% 44.34% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 164 198 199
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
North East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 0 11 £25,000 -35.48% 2
Sunderland - 1 £40,000 - 1
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 30 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (96.67%) .NET
3 23 (76.67%) MVC
4 21 (70.00%) .NET Framework
5 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (56.67%) Unit Testing
6 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
7 15 (50.00%) HTML
7 15 (50.00%) OO
7 15 (50.00%) WCF
8 14 (46.67%) CSS
9 13 (43.33%) Scrum
10 10 (33.33%) TDD
10 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
11 9 (30.00%) Windows
12 8 (26.67%) WinForms
12 8 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (26.67%) MSTest
12 8 (26.67%) MVVM
12 8 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (26.67%) Moq
12 8 (26.67%) Kanban
12 8 (26.67%) Spring.NET
12 8 (26.67%) NUnit
12 8 (26.67%) Web Application Development
12 8 (26.67%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (26.67%) Ninject

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) NUnit
1 8 (26.67%) MSTest
1 8 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (26.67%) Moq
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Automotive
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (93.33%) .NET Developer
3 16 (53.33%) Agile .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Junior
4 7 (23.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Graduate
4 7 (23.33%) Junior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (50.00%) WCF
4 15 (50.00%) HTML
5 14 (46.67%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (26.67%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (26.67%) Spring.NET
7 8 (26.67%) WinForms
7 8 (26.67%) Castle Windsor
7 8 (26.67%) Ninject
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (6.67%) XHTML
9 2 (6.67%) LINQ
9 2 (6.67%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) Ajax
10 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Physics
4 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) MVC
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Unit Testing
3 15 (50.00%) OO
4 13 (43.33%) Scrum
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
5 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (26.67%) Kanban
6 8 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (26.67%) MVVM
6 8 (26.67%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) OOP
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) SOA
9 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago