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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 63 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing WPF 37 58 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.40% 5.24% 3.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.27% 13.12% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 35
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
509 442 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.74% 39.93% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 453 398 406
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 +18 20 £50,000 - 2
Canterbury -8 7 £37,500 -
West Malling - 3 £35,000 -
Maidstone -16 1 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -21 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Rochester - 1 £32,500 - 1
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 99 (100.00%) C#
2 96 (96.97%) .NET
3 72 (72.73%) MVVM
4 68 (68.69%) SQL Server
5 64 (64.65%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (62.63%) TDD
6 62 (62.63%) Dependency Injection
7 55 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
7 55 (55.56%) MSTest
7 55 (55.56%) Spring.NET
7 55 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 55 (55.56%) Moq
7 55 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (55.56%) Kanban
7 55 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
7 55 (55.56%) Ninject
7 55 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
7 55 (55.56%) NUnit
7 55 (55.56%) Scrum
8 51 (51.52%) Windows
9 44 (44.44%) MVC
10 39 (39.39%) WinForms
11 38 (38.38%) ASP.NET
12 36 (36.36%) WCF
13 30 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (30.30%) Finance
14 29 (29.29%) Web Application Development
15 26 (26.26%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (25.25%) Enterprise Software
17 21 (21.21%) Microsoft

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 9 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (68.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 55 (55.56%) NUnit
1 55 (55.56%) MSTest
1 55 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
1 55 (55.56%) Moq
2 9 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.04%) LabVIEW
General
1 30 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Retail
3 4 (4.04%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 91 (91.92%) Developer
2 70 (70.71%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.17%) C# Developer
4 12 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.03%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.03%) Junior
8 3 (3.03%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.03%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (2.02%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 2 (2.02%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 2 (2.02%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.02%) Design Engineer
10 1 (1.01%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.01%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.01%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (96.97%) .NET
2 55 (55.56%) Spring.NET
2 55 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
2 55 (55.56%) Ninject
2 55 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
3 39 (39.39%) WinForms
4 38 (38.38%) ASP.NET
5 36 (36.36%) WCF
6 30 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 8 (8.08%) Web Services
9 7 (7.07%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (7.07%) Entity Framework
10 6 (6.06%) HTML
10 6 (6.06%) CSS
11 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 55 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (25.25%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (20.20%) Social Network
4 6 (6.06%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.02%) Tandem
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 51 (51.52%) Windows
2 5 (5.05%) Android
2 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (5.05%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (72.73%) MVVM
2 64 (64.65%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (62.63%) TDD
3 62 (62.63%) Dependency Injection
4 55 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (55.56%) Kanban
4 55 (55.56%) Scrum
5 44 (44.44%) MVC
6 29 (29.29%) Web Application Development
7 26 (26.26%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (20.20%) OOD
9 13 (13.13%) OO
10 11 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 9 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.09%) UML
11 9 (9.09%) OOP
12 5 (5.05%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (5.05%) Android Development
12 5 (5.05%) System Testing
12 5 (5.05%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (8.08%) SQL
3 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.06%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.02%) XPath
6 1 (1.01%) VB6
6 1 (1.01%) VB
6 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.04%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.20%) Facebook
2 20 (20.20%) Twitter
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dartford
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago