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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 38 46 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs citing WPF 67 66 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.90% 5.21% 8.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.27% 11.74% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 63 58 53
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
505 562 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.45% 44.36% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 442 501 250
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Folkestone - 16 £40,000 -
Dartford -3 14 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Canterbury - 13 £37,500 - 1
Maidstone -3 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Rochester +11 2 £39,250 +4.66% 1
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 123 (100.00%) C#
2 109 (88.62%) .NET
3 94 (76.42%) SQL Server
4 79 (64.23%) TDD
4 79 (64.23%) WCF
5 77 (62.60%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (62.60%) Windows
6 70 (56.91%) ASP.NET
7 68 (55.28%) MVVM
8 66 (53.66%) NUnit
9 63 (51.22%) Scrum
10 61 (49.59%) WinForms
11 59 (47.97%) MVC
12 58 (47.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 54 (43.90%) Dependency Injection
13 54 (43.90%) Inversion of Control
13 54 (43.90%) MSTest
13 54 (43.90%) Rhino Mocks
13 54 (43.90%) Moq
13 54 (43.90%) Castle Windsor
13 54 (43.90%) Ninject
13 54 (43.90%) Spring.NET
13 54 (43.90%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (43.90%) Kanban
13 54 (43.90%) Unity DI Container
14 49 (39.84%) Web Application Development
15 48 (39.02%) Microsoft
16 30 (24.39%) Software Engineering
17 29 (23.58%) Finance
18 25 (20.33%) N-Tier

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (8.13%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Zemax
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.25%) CTI
3 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (76.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (53.66%) NUnit
2 54 (43.90%) MSTest
2 54 (43.90%) Rhino Mocks
2 54 (43.90%) Moq
3 13 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (23.58%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Electronics
3 4 (3.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (84.55%) Developer
2 70 (56.91%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.70%) C# Developer
4 16 (13.01%) Software Developer
5 14 (11.38%) Software Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.50%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (2.44%) Design Engineer
11 2 (1.63%) Consultant
11 2 (1.63%) Graduate
11 2 (1.63%) WPF Developer
12 1 (0.81%) UI Programmer
12 1 (0.81%) C# .NET Developer
12 1 (0.81%) Graduate Programmer
12 1 (0.81%) UI Developer
12 1 (0.81%) Applications Developer
12 1 (0.81%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (88.62%) .NET
2 79 (64.23%) WCF
3 70 (56.91%) ASP.NET
4 61 (49.59%) WinForms
5 58 (47.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 54 (43.90%) Castle Windsor
6 54 (43.90%) Ninject
6 54 (43.90%) Spring.NET
6 54 (43.90%) Unity DI Container
7 25 (20.33%) Razor View Engine
8 16 (13.01%) Web Services
8 16 (13.01%) XML
9 14 (11.38%) MSMQ
10 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (8.13%) Silverlight
12 5 (4.07%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.07%) SOAP
12 5 (4.07%) Ext JS
12 5 (4.07%) jQuery
12 5 (4.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (43.90%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (20.33%) N-Tier
3 20 (16.26%) Social Network
3 20 (16.26%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.25%) Tandem
6 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 77 (62.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (64.23%) TDD
2 77 (62.60%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (55.28%) MVVM
4 63 (51.22%) Scrum
5 59 (47.97%) MVC
6 54 (43.90%) Dependency Injection
6 54 (43.90%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (43.90%) Kanban
7 49 (39.84%) Web Application Development
8 30 (24.39%) Software Engineering
9 24 (19.51%) OO
10 17 (13.82%) UML
10 17 (13.82%) OOD
11 12 (9.76%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (8.13%) CRM
13 9 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (5.69%) Unit Testing
14 7 (5.69%) Data Migration
14 7 (5.69%) Migration
15 5 (4.07%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (12.20%) SQL
3 9 (7.32%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.88%) XAML
4 6 (4.88%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.07%) C++
5 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 48 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.26%) Facebook
2 20 (16.26%) Twitter
3 18 (14.63%) Oracle
4 4 (3.25%) Thunderhead
4 4 (3.25%) Infragistics
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago