The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 62 57
Rank change year-on-year +22 -5  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 15 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.44% 2.17% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.49% 5.04% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 17
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £40,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 158 258 307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 46.75% 43.14% 57.71%
Number of salaries quoted 145 231 257
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for WPF in Tyne and Wear

WPF
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Tyne and Wear

WPF
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 15 £25,000 -37.50% 2
WPF
North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WPF.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) WCF
3 27 (90.00%) AngularJS
4 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
5 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 25 (83.33%) .NET Framework
6 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (73.33%) Games
8 21 (70.00%) MVC
8 21 (70.00%) TDD
8 21 (70.00%) Computer Science
8 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (66.67%) Kibana
9 20 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 20 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (66.67%) F#
9 20 (66.67%) TeamCity
9 20 (66.67%) Multithreading
9 20 (66.67%) Kanban
9 20 (66.67%) Google
9 20 (66.67%) Web Development
9 20 (66.67%) RESTful
9 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
9 20 (66.67%) BDD
9 20 (66.67%) MongoDB

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 20 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 20 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 22 (73.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 25 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 22 (73.33%) Graduate
3 22 (73.33%) Graduate Developer
4 21 (70.00%) Junior
4 21 (70.00%) Junior Developer
5 20 (66.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 20 (66.67%) Junior .NET Developer
6 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) WCF
3 27 (90.00%) AngularJS
4 25 (83.33%) .NET Framework
4 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (66.67%) Entity Framework
6 20 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (66.67%) MSMQ
6 20 (66.67%) RESTful
6 20 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (26.67%) HTML
8 6 (20.00%) Angular 2
8 6 (20.00%) HTML5
9 3 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) iPhone
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) MVC
2 21 (70.00%) TDD
3 20 (66.67%) BDD
3 20 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
3 20 (66.67%) Kanban
3 20 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 20 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 20 (66.67%) Web Development
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (6.67%) SDLC
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.67%) User Stories
4 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) F#
2 20 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Google
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
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Posted: 2 days ago
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