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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 43 28 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing WPF 26 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.16% 6.70% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.68% 14.20% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 8
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
205 169 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.67% 47.21% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 191 149 217
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Gateshead -2 19 £30,000 -7.69%
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 8 £42,500 +50.44% 2
WPF
North East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 55 (94.83%) MVC
3 47 (81.03%) ASP.NET
4 41 (70.69%) VB.NET
5 37 (63.79%) SQL Server
6 36 (62.07%) CSS
6 36 (62.07%) HTML
7 34 (58.62%) XML
8 32 (55.17%) JavaScript
8 32 (55.17%) SQL
9 28 (48.28%) Client/Server
10 26 (44.83%) TDD
11 25 (43.10%) WinForms
11 25 (43.10%) LINQ
12 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (29.31%) WCF
14 17 (29.31%) ADO.NET
15 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
15 16 (27.59%) Ajax
15 16 (27.59%) MVVM
16 15 (25.86%) .NET Framework
17 14 (24.14%) VB
18 13 (22.41%) T-SQL
18 13 (22.41%) Windows
18 13 (22.41%) Web Development
19 11 (18.97%) jQuery
20 10 (17.24%) German Language
20 10 (17.24%) HTML5

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (63.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.34%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) NUnit
1 7 (12.07%) MSTest
1 7 (12.07%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (12.07%) Moq
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.24%) German Language
2 8 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (48.28%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.59%) C# Developer
4 14 (24.14%) Software Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (3.45%) WPF Developer
10 2 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Graduate
10 2 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (81.03%) ASP.NET
3 36 (62.07%) CSS
3 36 (62.07%) HTML
4 34 (58.62%) XML
5 25 (43.10%) WinForms
5 25 (43.10%) LINQ
6 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (29.31%) ADO.NET
7 17 (29.31%) WCF
8 16 (27.59%) Ajax
9 15 (25.86%) .NET Framework
10 11 (18.97%) jQuery
11 10 (17.24%) HTML5
11 10 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (13.79%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (13.79%) Web Services
12 8 (13.79%) Spring.NET
13 7 (12.07%) Unity DI Container
13 7 (12.07%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Client/Server
2 7 (12.07%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.62%) Social Network
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (94.83%) MVC
2 26 (44.83%) TDD
3 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.59%) MVVM
5 13 (22.41%) Web Development
6 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 8 (13.79%) Project Management
7 8 (13.79%) Process Management
7 8 (13.79%) ITIL
7 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.79%) Time Management
7 8 (13.79%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (13.79%) Analytics
8 7 (12.07%) Web Application Development
8 7 (12.07%) Kanban
8 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.07%) Scrum
9 6 (10.34%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.45%) Release Management
10 2 (3.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (70.69%) VB.NET
3 32 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 32 (55.17%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) VB
5 13 (22.41%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.34%) VB6
6 6 (10.34%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.45%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) Java
8 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Facebook
2 5 (8.62%) Twitter
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago