The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 12 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 16.83% 12.15% 24.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.69% 22.81% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 57 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 51.49% 53.27% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 21
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 September 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) WinForms
2 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (80.56%) .NET
4 28 (77.78%) TDD
5 27 (75.00%) Scrum
6 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
7 24 (66.67%) WCF
8 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
9 21 (58.33%) MVVM
10 19 (52.78%) Rhino Mocks
10 19 (52.78%) Moq
10 19 (52.78%) Castle Windsor
10 19 (52.78%) Ninject
10 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (52.78%) Kanban
10 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (52.78%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (52.78%) Inversion of Control
10 19 (52.78%) MSTest
10 19 (52.78%) Spring.NET
10 19 (52.78%) Unity DI Container
10 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
10 19 (52.78%) Windows
10 19 (52.78%) MVC
10 19 (52.78%) NUnit
11 17 (47.22%) Razor View Engine
11 17 (47.22%) Web Application Development
12 15 (41.67%) SQL
13 14 (38.89%) OO

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Rhino Mocks
1 19 (52.78%) Moq
1 19 (52.78%) MSTest
1 19 (52.78%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) .NET Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) WinForms
2 29 (80.56%) .NET
3 24 (66.67%) WCF
4 19 (52.78%) Castle Windsor
4 19 (52.78%) Ninject
4 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (52.78%) Spring.NET
4 19 (52.78%) Unity DI Container
4 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
5 17 (47.22%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (30.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) TDD
3 27 (75.00%) Scrum
4 21 (58.33%) MVVM
5 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (52.78%) Kanban
5 19 (52.78%) Dependency Injection
5 19 (52.78%) MVC
6 17 (47.22%) Web Application Development
7 14 (38.89%) OO
8 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
9 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Migration
10 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
11 6 (16.67%) OOD
12 2 (5.56%) OOP
12 2 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
12 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
13 1 (2.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) MCP
1 2 (5.56%) MCAD
1 2 (5.56%) MCSD
1 2 (5.56%) MCTS
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) DevExpress
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago