Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 57 85
Rank change year-on-year +7 +28 -34
Permanent jobs citing WPF 70 64 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.85% 4.37% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 10.19% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 61 53 60
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -2.44% -3.53%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 560 628 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.82% 42.93% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 516 530 778
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Kent

WPF
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for WPF in Kent

WPF
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Kent over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WPF in Kent

WPF
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +11 19 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Tunbridge Wells +18 16 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Rochester - 9 £57,500 -
Folkestone -1 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Stansted - 3 £47,500 -
Maidstone +4 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Canterbury +6 1 £50,000 +44.93%
Aylesford - 1 £30,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 - 1
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for WPF.

1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 62 (88.57%) .NET
3 44 (62.86%) MVC
4 40 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET
6 37 (52.86%) Windows
6 37 (52.86%) .NET Framework
6 37 (52.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (45.71%) WCF
8 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
9 28 (40.00%) TDD
9 28 (40.00%) MVVM
10 27 (38.57%) Dependency Injection
10 27 (38.57%) OO
10 27 (38.57%) WinForms
10 27 (38.57%) OOD
11 25 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 25 (35.71%) Entity Framework
11 25 (35.71%) Kanban
12 20 (28.57%) Moq
12 20 (28.57%) NUnit
12 20 (28.57%) Scrum
12 20 (28.57%) Web Application Development
13 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (24.29%) Spring.NET
14 17 (24.29%) Castle Windsor
14 17 (24.29%) Ninject
14 17 (24.29%) Inversion of Control
14 17 (24.29%) MSTest

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.86%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Hyperconnected
1 12 (17.14%) Internet
2 7 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (1.43%) DHCP
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (24.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (24.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 15 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) MySQL
8 1 (1.43%) OLAP
8 1 (1.43%) OLTP
8 1 (1.43%) Power BI
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Moq
1 20 (28.57%) NUnit
2 17 (24.29%) MSTest
2 17 (24.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.43%) TeamCity
5 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (4.29%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.86%) JSUnit
7 2 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.43%) Legal
2 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Games
2 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.29%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (72.86%) Developer
2 42 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 12 (17.14%) C# Software Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Graduate
5 10 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Junior
5 10 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 9 (12.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Internet Developer
6 9 (12.86%) SQL Developer
7 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
8 7 (10.00%) Team Leader
8 7 (10.00%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (88.57%) .NET
2 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET
3 37 (52.86%) .NET Framework
3 37 (52.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (45.71%) WCF
5 27 (38.57%) WinForms
6 25 (35.71%) Entity Framework
7 17 (24.29%) Castle Windsor
7 17 (24.29%) Ninject
7 17 (24.29%) Spring.NET
7 17 (24.29%) Unity DI Container
8 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (20.00%) MSMQ
9 11 (15.71%) HTML
9 11 (15.71%) HTML5
10 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 10 (14.29%) RESTful
11 9 (12.86%) Ajax
11 9 (12.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) MVC
2 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (40.00%) MVVM
3 28 (40.00%) TDD
4 27 (38.57%) Dependency Injection
4 27 (38.57%) OO
4 27 (38.57%) OOD
5 25 (35.71%) Kanban
6 20 (28.57%) Scrum
6 20 (28.57%) Web Application Development
7 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (24.29%) Inversion of Control
9 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
10 15 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (14.29%) CRM
12 8 (11.43%) BDD
12 8 (11.43%) Workflow
13 7 (10.00%) SDLC
14 6 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
14 6 (8.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (24.29%) SQL
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) XAML
5 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.00%) R
6 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.57%) F#
7 6 (8.57%) Ruby
8 5 (7.14%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) GDPR
1 5 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) Infragistics
3 7 (10.00%) Xamarin
4 6 (8.57%) Google
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle
5 5 (7.14%) Aderant
5 5 (7.14%) LexisNexis
6 3 (4.29%) Thunderhead