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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 11 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 57 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 22.53% 8.54% 13.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.01% 17.95% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 60.87% 47.56% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 37 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Maidstone

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 96 (98.97%) C#
2 95 (97.94%) WinForms
3 70 (72.16%) OO
4 67 (69.07%) .NET
5 52 (53.61%) WCF
6 49 (50.52%) N-Tier
7 48 (49.48%) Microsoft
8 47 (48.45%) Windows
9 44 (45.36%) SQL
9 44 (45.36%) OOD
10 38 (39.18%) Software Engineering
11 37 (38.14%) MVVM
12 36 (37.11%) TDD
13 34 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (34.02%) Scrum
14 33 (34.02%) MS Excel
15 32 (32.99%) Multithreading
16 28 (28.87%) MVC
16 28 (28.87%) OOP
16 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET
16 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
17 25 (25.77%) .NET Framework
18 24 (24.74%) NUnit
18 24 (24.74%) Dependency Injection
18 24 (24.74%) MSTest
18 24 (24.74%) Rhino Mocks
18 24 (24.74%) Moq
18 24 (24.74%) Unity DI Container
19 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (34.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) NUnit
1 24 (24.74%) MSTest
1 24 (24.74%) Rhino Mocks
1 24 (24.74%) Moq
2 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 49 (50.52%) Developer
2 35 (36.08%) Software Engineer
3 25 (25.77%) .NET Developer
4 19 (19.59%) C# Developer
4 19 (19.59%) C# Software Engineer
5 18 (18.56%) .NET Software Engineer
6 17 (17.53%) Team Leader
7 16 (16.49%) Software Team Leader
8 6 (6.19%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (5.15%) Software Development Team Leader
9 5 (5.15%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.09%) .NET Team Leader
11 2 (2.06%) Technical Engineer
12 1 (1.03%) Technical Team Leader
12 1 (1.03%) Senior C# Developer
12 1 (1.03%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1 (1.03%) Senior Developer
12 1 (1.03%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (97.94%) WinForms
2 67 (69.07%) .NET
3 52 (53.61%) WCF
4 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET
5 25 (25.77%) .NET Framework
6 24 (24.74%) Unity DI Container
7 23 (23.71%) Spring.NET
7 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 23 (23.71%) Castle Windsor
7 23 (23.71%) Ninject
8 20 (20.62%) Silverlight
9 4 (4.12%) HTML5
9 4 (4.12%) HTML
9 4 (4.12%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (3.09%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (3.09%) jQuery
11 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 2 (2.06%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 49 (50.52%) N-Tier
2 23 (23.71%) Inversion of Control
3 15 (15.46%) SystemC
3 15 (15.46%) Informatics
4 11 (11.34%) NHS
5 7 (7.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (48.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (72.16%) OO
2 44 (45.36%) OOD
3 38 (39.18%) Software Engineering
4 37 (38.14%) MVVM
5 36 (37.11%) TDD
6 34 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (34.02%) Scrum
8 32 (32.99%) Multithreading
9 28 (28.87%) MVC
9 28 (28.87%) OOP
10 24 (24.74%) Dependency Injection
11 23 (23.71%) OOA/OOD
11 23 (23.71%) Kanban
11 23 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (12.37%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.06%) Technical Architecture
13 2 (2.06%) UML
14 1 (1.03%) Use Case
14 1 (1.03%) Product Management
14 1 (1.03%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 96 (98.97%) C#
2 44 (45.36%) SQL
3 15 (15.46%) C
4 11 (11.34%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.03%) C++
5 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (23.71%) MCP
1 23 (23.71%) MCAD
1 23 (23.71%) MCSD
1 23 (23.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (23.71%) MCTS
2 1 (1.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 48 (49.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.06%) McKesson