The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 12 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 26.56% 22.22% 8.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.42% 40.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
Kent

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 Dartford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 75.00% 55.56% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 8
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

WPF
Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Dartford region.

WPF Salary Trend in Dartford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 26 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) .NET
3 15 (57.69%) Scrum
3 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) TDD
4 14 (53.85%) NUnit
4 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (53.85%) Dependency Injection
4 14 (53.85%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (53.85%) MSTest
4 14 (53.85%) MVVM
4 14 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (53.85%) Moq
4 14 (53.85%) Castle Windsor
4 14 (53.85%) Ninject
4 14 (53.85%) Kanban
4 14 (53.85%) Spring.NET
4 14 (53.85%) Unity DI Container
5 12 (46.15%) WCF
6 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) OO
7 6 (23.08%) OOD
8 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (19.23%) Ext JS
8 5 (19.23%) REST
8 5 (19.23%) MVC

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) NUnit
1 14 (53.85%) MSTest
1 14 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (53.85%) Moq
General
1 4 (15.38%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) Castle Windsor
2 14 (53.85%) Ninject
2 14 (53.85%) Spring.NET
2 14 (53.85%) Unity DI Container
3 12 (46.15%) WCF
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (19.23%) Ext JS
4 5 (19.23%) REST
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 5 (19.23%) SOAP
4 5 (19.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Scrum
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) TDD
2 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (53.85%) Dependency Injection
2 14 (53.85%) MVVM
2 14 (53.85%) Kanban
3 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) OO
4 6 (23.08%) OOD
5 5 (19.23%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) UML
6 4 (15.38%) Image Processing
7 1 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago