The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 45 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 56 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.05% 3.62% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.42% 8.35% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 36 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £49,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 455 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.70% 43.37% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 412 387 321
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
South East

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Stansted - 23 £45,000 -
Maidstone +5 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Dartford -15 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Canterbury - 2 £37,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -3 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 134 (100.00%) C#
2 100 (74.63%) .NET
3 98 (73.13%) WCF
4 81 (60.45%) Microsoft
5 77 (57.46%) WinForms
6 74 (55.22%) ASP.NET
6 74 (55.22%) SQL Server
7 70 (52.24%) Windows
8 58 (43.28%) TDD
9 55 (41.04%) OO
9 55 (41.04%) SQL
10 52 (38.81%) MS Excel
11 48 (35.82%) Silverlight
12 41 (30.60%) N-Tier
13 39 (29.10%) IIS
13 39 (29.10%) Software Engineering
14 37 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (27.61%) MVVM
15 36 (26.87%) Scrum
15 36 (26.87%) MVC
16 34 (25.37%) OOD
17 33 (24.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (21.64%) MSMQ
19 24 (17.91%) MSTest
19 24 (17.91%) Rhino Mocks
19 24 (17.91%) Moq
20 23 (17.16%) Dependency Injection
20 23 (17.16%) Castle Windsor
20 23 (17.16%) NUnit
20 23 (17.16%) Unity DI Container

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 39 (29.10%) IIS
2 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 52 (38.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Zemax
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (55.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) StreamInsight
6 1 (0.75%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (17.91%) MSTest
1 24 (17.91%) Rhino Mocks
1 24 (17.91%) Moq
2 23 (17.16%) NUnit
3 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (2.24%) Electronics
1 3 (2.24%) Finance
2 2 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (0.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (64.18%) Developer
2 53 (39.55%) .NET Developer
3 33 (24.63%) Software Engineer
4 32 (23.88%) C# Developer
5 26 (19.40%) Senior Developer
5 26 (19.40%) Software Developer
6 21 (15.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 17 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (11.19%) C# Software Developer
9 14 (10.45%) Team Leader
9 14 (10.45%) Senior Software Developer
10 13 (9.70%) Software Team Leader
10 13 (9.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (8.21%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (6.72%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (6.72%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (6.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (5.22%) .NET Software Engineer
14 6 (4.48%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (74.63%) .NET
2 98 (73.13%) WCF
3 77 (57.46%) WinForms
4 74 (55.22%) ASP.NET
5 48 (35.82%) Silverlight
6 33 (24.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (21.64%) MSMQ
8 23 (17.16%) Castle Windsor
8 23 (17.16%) Unity DI Container
9 22 (16.42%) Ninject
9 22 (16.42%) Spring.NET
10 13 (9.70%) Razor View Engine
10 13 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (9.70%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.73%) HTML
12 4 (2.99%) jQuery
12 4 (2.99%) HTML5
12 4 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (2.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2 (1.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.60%) N-Tier
2 22 (16.42%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (11.94%) Computer Science
4 14 (10.45%) SystemC
5 10 (7.46%) NHS
6 8 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.24%) Informatics
8 2 (1.49%) Social Network
9 1 (0.75%) Open Source
9 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 70 (52.24%) Windows
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.28%) TDD
2 55 (41.04%) OO
3 39 (29.10%) Software Engineering
4 37 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (27.61%) MVVM
5 36 (26.87%) Scrum
5 36 (26.87%) MVC
6 34 (25.37%) OOD
7 23 (17.16%) Dependency Injection
8 22 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (16.42%) Kanban
9 18 (13.43%) OOP
9 18 (13.43%) Multithreading
10 17 (12.69%) Unit Testing
11 12 (8.96%) Web Application Development
12 11 (8.21%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (4.48%) UML
14 5 (3.73%) Migration
14 5 (3.73%) Data Migration
15 2 (1.49%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 134 (100.00%) C#
2 55 (41.04%) SQL
3 20 (14.93%) T-SQL
4 14 (10.45%) C
5 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.24%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.75%) XPath
6 1 (0.75%) XAML
6 1 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (14.93%) Degree
2 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.70%) MCP
2 13 (9.70%) MCAD
2 13 (9.70%) MCSD
2 13 (9.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 81 (60.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) DevExpress
3 4 (2.99%) Facebook
4 2 (1.49%) Twitter
5 1 (0.75%) McKesson
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle
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