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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 22 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 9.76% 9.46% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.39% 16.67% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
46 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 56.10% 56.76% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 11
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 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) Ext JS
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) Ext JS
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) OOD
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
4 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft