The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / North East
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 54 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.36% 3.38% 5.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.23% 7.53% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 46
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 306 332 394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 45.07% 44.86% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 278 288 344
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing WPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in the North East

WPF
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF in the North East.

Salary trend for WPF in the North East

WPF
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in the North East over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in the North East

WPF
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 15 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Durham - 1 £37,500 -
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for WPF.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 22 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 22 (84.62%) WCF
2 22 (84.62%) AngularJS
3 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (73.08%) MVC
5 18 (69.23%) Games
5 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (65.38%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (65.38%) Web Application Development
6 17 (65.38%) BDD
6 17 (65.38%) MongoDB
6 17 (65.38%) Entity Framework
6 17 (65.38%) RESTful
6 17 (65.38%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (65.38%) Kibana
6 17 (65.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (65.38%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (65.38%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (65.38%) Multithreading
6 17 (65.38%) Kanban
6 17 (65.38%) F#
6 17 (65.38%) TeamCity
6 17 (65.38%) TDD

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (65.38%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (65.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) MongoDB
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) TeamCity
2 2 (7.69%) Xcode
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (69.23%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) .NET Developer
3 18 (69.23%) Junior
3 18 (69.23%) Junior Developer
4 17 (65.38%) Graduate
4 17 (65.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 17 (65.38%) Graduate Developer
4 17 (65.38%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Junior SQL Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 22 (84.62%) AngularJS
2 22 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 22 (84.62%) WCF
3 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (65.38%) Entity Framework
5 17 (65.38%) KnockoutJS
5 17 (65.38%) MSMQ
5 17 (65.38%) RESTful
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
8 3 (11.54%) Angular 2
8 3 (11.54%) HTML5
9 1 (3.85%) jQuery
9 1 (3.85%) LINQ
9 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) MVC
3 17 (65.38%) BDD
3 17 (65.38%) Dependency Injection
3 17 (65.38%) Kanban
3 17 (65.38%) Multithreading
3 17 (65.38%) TDD
3 17 (65.38%) Web Application Development
3 17 (65.38%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.69%) User Stories
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) F#
2 17 (65.38%) Ruby
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Google
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
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