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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 10 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 19.57% 29.09% 26.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 41.03% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 8
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
30 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 65.22% 70.91% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 16
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (60.00%) WCF
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) OO
4 12 (48.00%) OOD
5 10 (40.00%) ISO 9001
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (40.00%) Scrum
5 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (40.00%) Kanban
5 10 (40.00%) Spring.NET
5 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) TDD
5 10 (40.00%) NUnit
5 10 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (40.00%) MSTest
5 10 (40.00%) MVVM
5 10 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (40.00%) Moq
5 10 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (40.00%) Ninject
5 10 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (28.00%) UML
6 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (28.00%) Image Processing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Moq
1 10 (40.00%) MSTest
1 10 (40.00%) NUnit
1 10 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
1 13 (52.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 13 (52.00%) C# Developer
1 13 (52.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
1 13 (52.00%) WPF Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) WCF
3 10 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (40.00%) Ninject
3 10 (40.00%) Spring.NET
3 10 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (48.00%) OO
2 12 (48.00%) OOD
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (40.00%) Kanban
3 10 (40.00%) MVVM
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) Image Processing
4 7 (28.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago