The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 69 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 28 57 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.54% 5.51% 7.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 10.71% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 52 67
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WPF
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
490 532 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.50% 51.45% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 428 486 455
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WPF
Salary Trend in Kent

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

WPF Salary Trend in Kent

WPF
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WPF Salary Histogram in Kent

WPF
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +5 10 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Stansted - 8 £41,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £45,000 - 1
Canterbury -1 1 - -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 79 (100.00%) C#
2 74 (93.67%) .NET
3 58 (73.42%) SQL Server
4 54 (68.35%) Windows
5 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (60.76%) WCF
7 44 (55.70%) TDD
8 39 (49.37%) Scrum
9 38 (48.10%) MVVM
10 31 (39.24%) Software Engineering
10 31 (39.24%) NUnit
11 30 (37.97%) OO
11 30 (37.97%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (37.97%) Ninject
11 30 (37.97%) Rhino Mocks
11 30 (37.97%) Moq
11 30 (37.97%) Dependency Injection
11 30 (37.97%) Inversion of Control
12 29 (36.71%) MSTest
12 29 (36.71%) Spring.NET
12 29 (36.71%) Castle Windsor
12 29 (36.71%) Unity DI Container
12 29 (36.71%) Kanban
13 25 (31.65%) MVC
14 21 (26.58%) WinForms
14 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET
15 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
16 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
17 17 (21.52%) C++
18 16 (20.25%) IIS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.25%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (73.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (39.24%) NUnit
2 30 (37.97%) Moq
2 30 (37.97%) Rhino Mocks
3 29 (36.71%) MSTest
4 10 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.59%) Xcode
6 3 (3.80%) Subversion
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.53%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (16.46%) Music Industry
2 3 (3.80%) Electronics
2 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (81.01%) Developer
2 56 (70.89%) C# Developer
3 50 (63.29%) .NET Developer
4 43 (54.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (48.10%) C# WPF Developer
5 38 (48.10%) WPF Developer
6 21 (26.58%) Software Engineer
7 17 (21.52%) C# Software Engineer
8 12 (15.19%) .NET Software Engineer
9 11 (13.92%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (10.13%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (10.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (8.86%) C# Programmer
11 7 (8.86%) Programmer
11 7 (8.86%) SQL Developer
12 6 (7.59%) .NET Applications Developer
12 6 (7.59%) Applications Developer
12 6 (7.59%) C# Application Developer
12 6 (7.59%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (93.67%) .NET
2 48 (60.76%) WCF
3 30 (37.97%) Ninject
4 29 (36.71%) Castle Windsor
4 29 (36.71%) Spring.NET
4 29 (36.71%) Unity DI Container
5 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET
5 21 (26.58%) WinForms
6 15 (18.99%) HTML
7 14 (17.72%) Ember.js
7 14 (17.72%) HTML5
7 14 (17.72%) MSMQ
8 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (13.92%) jQuery
9 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
9 10 (12.66%) CSS
10 7 (8.86%) .NET Framework
10 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (8.86%) Entity Framework
11 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.97%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) Tandem
4 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 54 (68.35%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Linux
3 7 (8.86%) Android
3 7 (8.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (55.70%) TDD
3 39 (49.37%) Scrum
4 38 (48.10%) MVVM
5 31 (39.24%) Software Engineering
6 30 (37.97%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (37.97%) Dependency Injection
6 30 (37.97%) OO
7 29 (36.71%) Kanban
8 25 (31.65%) MVC
9 16 (20.25%) OOD
10 12 (15.19%) SDLC
11 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (12.66%) UML
12 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
13 8 (10.13%) Image Processing
13 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
13 8 (10.13%) Microservices
14 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
15 6 (7.59%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.52%) C++
4 14 (17.72%) SQL
5 7 (8.86%) Java
6 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.53%) R
7 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.53%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) VMware
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