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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 22 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 8.55% 16.52% 16.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.31% 39.36% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
61 94 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 40.13% 41.96% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 77 20
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 £32,500 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 December 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 30 (100.00%) Scrum
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) TDD
1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) WinForms
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (83.33%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (83.33%) WCF
2 25 (83.33%) Spring.NET
2 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (83.33%) Castle Windsor
2 25 (83.33%) Ninject
2 25 (83.33%) Razor View Engine
2 25 (83.33%) Unity DI Container
2 25 (83.33%) NUnit
2 25 (83.33%) MSTest
2 25 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (83.33%) Moq
2 25 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (83.33%) Kanban
2 25 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 25 (83.33%) MVVM
2 25 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) MVC
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) NUnit
1 25 (83.33%) MSTest
1 25 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (83.33%) Moq
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
1 25 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) WinForms
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 25 (83.33%) WCF
2 25 (83.33%) Spring.NET
2 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (83.33%) Castle Windsor
2 25 (83.33%) Ninject
2 25 (83.33%) Razor View Engine
2 25 (83.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Scrum
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) TDD
2 25 (83.33%) MVC
2 25 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (83.33%) Kanban
2 25 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 25 (83.33%) MVVM
2 25 (83.33%) Web Application Development
3 5 (16.67%) OO
3 5 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago