Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - +8 +20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 41 0 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 31.54% - 28.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.62% - 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 0 36
Dartford median annual salary £50,000 - £50,000
10th Percentile £33,750 - £38,125
90th Percentile £58,750 - £55,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%

WPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Dartford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 94 71 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 72.31% 59.66% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 81
Dartford median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £55,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dartford.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Dartford

WPF
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for WPF in Dartford

WPF
Salary Histogram in Dartford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Dartford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WPF in Dartford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dartford region with a requirement for WPF.

1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (63.41%) OO
3 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
4 22 (53.66%) Windows
4 22 (53.66%) OOD
4 22 (53.66%) Software Engineering
5 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (48.78%) WCF
5 20 (48.78%) .NET
6 17 (41.46%) MVVM
7 15 (36.59%) TDD
7 15 (36.59%) NUnit
7 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
7 15 (36.59%) Scrum
7 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
7 15 (36.59%) Broadband
7 15 (36.59%) Rhino Mocks
7 15 (36.59%) Moq
7 15 (36.59%) Castle Windsor
7 15 (36.59%) Ninject
7 15 (36.59%) Unity DI Container
7 15 (36.59%) Kanban
7 15 (36.59%) Spring.NET
7 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (36.59%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (36.59%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (36.59%) MSTest
7 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2016
7 15 (36.59%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (21.95%) Degree

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Broadband
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Moq
1 15 (36.59%) MSTest
1 15 (36.59%) NUnit
1 15 (36.59%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Software Engineer
2 21 (51.22%) C# Software Engineer
3 19 (46.34%) Developer
4 16 (39.02%) .NET Developer
5 15 (36.59%) Telecoms Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C# WPF Developer
8 2 (4.88%) WinForms Developer
8 2 (4.88%) WPF Developer
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) .NET
1 20 (48.78%) WCF
2 15 (36.59%) Castle Windsor
2 15 (36.59%) Ninject
2 15 (36.59%) Spring.NET
2 15 (36.59%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (9.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) OO
2 22 (53.66%) OOD
2 22 (53.66%) Software Engineering
3 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (41.46%) MVVM
5 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (36.59%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (36.59%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (36.59%) Kanban
5 15 (36.59%) Scrum
5 15 (36.59%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) Image Processing
8 2 (4.88%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (7.32%) ANSI C
2 3 (7.32%) C
2 3 (7.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft