The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 13 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 22 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.05% 3.75% 20.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 6.52% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 59.69% 57.50% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 68 41 26
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Kent

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

WPF
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

WPF Salary Trend in Maidstone

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 74 (100.00%) C#
2 73 (98.65%) WinForms
3 48 (64.86%) WCF
4 47 (63.51%) OO
5 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
6 45 (60.81%) .NET
7 41 (55.41%) SQL
7 41 (55.41%) N-Tier
8 39 (52.70%) TDD
9 34 (45.95%) MVVM
10 33 (44.59%) MS Excel
10 33 (44.59%) Scrum
11 31 (41.89%) Software Engineering
12 30 (40.54%) Windows
13 27 (36.49%) OOD
13 27 (36.49%) SQL Server
14 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET
14 25 (33.78%) MVC
14 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (28.38%) NUnit
15 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (28.38%) Dependency Injection
15 21 (28.38%) MSTest
15 21 (28.38%) Rhino Mocks
15 21 (28.38%) Moq
15 21 (28.38%) Unity DI Container
16 20 (27.03%) Castle Windsor
16 20 (27.03%) Ninject
16 20 (27.03%) Inversion of Control
16 20 (27.03%) Kanban

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (44.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) NUnit
1 21 (28.38%) MSTest
1 21 (28.38%) Rhino Mocks
1 21 (28.38%) Moq
2 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Developer
2 30 (40.54%) Software Engineer
3 22 (29.73%) .NET Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Team Leader
5 13 (17.57%) Software Team Leader
6 8 (10.81%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.46%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (6.76%) Software Development Team Leader
10 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.05%) .NET Team Leader
12 2 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
13 1 (1.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 1 (1.35%) Technical Team Leader
13 1 (1.35%) Senior C# Developer
13 1 (1.35%) Senior .NET Developer
13 1 (1.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (98.65%) WinForms
2 48 (64.86%) WCF
3 45 (60.81%) .NET
4 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET
4 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (28.38%) Unity DI Container
6 20 (27.03%) Castle Windsor
6 20 (27.03%) Ninject
6 20 (27.03%) Spring.NET
7 14 (18.92%) Razor View Engine
8 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.16%) Silverlight
10 4 (5.41%) HTML
10 4 (5.41%) HTML5
11 3 (4.05%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (4.05%) jQuery
12 2 (2.70%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 41 (55.41%) N-Tier
2 20 (27.03%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (18.92%) SystemC
4 10 (13.51%) NHS
5 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.05%) Informatics
7 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) OO
2 39 (52.70%) TDD
3 34 (45.95%) MVVM
4 33 (44.59%) Scrum
5 31 (41.89%) Software Engineering
6 27 (36.49%) OOD
7 25 (33.78%) MVC
8 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (28.38%) Dependency Injection
9 20 (27.03%) Kanban
9 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (24.32%) Unit Testing
10 18 (24.32%) Multithreading
11 14 (18.92%) OOP
12 11 (14.86%) Web Application Development
13 10 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (8.11%) Migration
14 6 (8.11%) Data Migration
15 2 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
16 1 (1.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (55.41%) SQL
3 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
4 14 (18.92%) C
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) MCTS
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (13.51%) MCP
1 10 (13.51%) MCAD
1 10 (13.51%) MCSD
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.35%) McKesson
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
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