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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 7 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 16 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 31.37% 20.00% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.06% 35.29% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 1
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
34 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 66.67% 56.67% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 18
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Dartford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Dartford region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Dartford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 31 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (80.65%) .NET
3 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
3 20 (64.52%) MVVM
3 20 (64.52%) Dependency Injection
4 19 (61.29%) Inversion of Control
4 19 (61.29%) MSTest
4 19 (61.29%) Unity DI Container
4 19 (61.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (61.29%) Moq
4 19 (61.29%) Castle Windsor
4 19 (61.29%) Ninject
4 19 (61.29%) Spring.NET
4 19 (61.29%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (61.29%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (61.29%) Kanban
4 19 (61.29%) TDD
4 19 (61.29%) NUnit
4 19 (61.29%) Scrum
5 12 (38.71%) WCF
6 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
7 7 (22.58%) OOD
7 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 6 (19.35%) OO
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 6 (19.35%) MVC
9 5 (16.13%) Ext JS
9 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
9 5 (16.13%) SOAP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) MSTest
1 19 (61.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 19 (61.29%) Moq
1 19 (61.29%) NUnit
General
1 4 (12.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) Unity DI Container
2 19 (61.29%) Castle Windsor
2 19 (61.29%) Ninject
2 19 (61.29%) Spring.NET
3 12 (38.71%) WCF
4 5 (16.13%) Ext JS
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) SOAP
4 5 (16.13%) jQuery
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.13%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (64.52%) MVVM
1 20 (64.52%) Dependency Injection
2 19 (61.29%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (61.29%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (61.29%) Kanban
2 19 (61.29%) TDD
2 19 (61.29%) Scrum
3 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
4 7 (22.58%) OOD
5 6 (19.35%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) Image Processing
6 4 (12.90%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago