Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 50 77
Rank change year-on-year +18 +27 -19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 65 61 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.20% 4.63% 2.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.07% 10.87% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 45
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,750 £57,000
South East median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - -

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 462 561 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 44.04% 42.60% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 407 464 652
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,150 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,375 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Tunbridge Wells +24 18 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Dartford -10 14 £48,750 -2.50% 6
Folkestone -2 10 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Rochester - 9 £57,500 -
Stansted - 3 £47,500 - 1
Canterbury +13 1 £50,000 +44.93%
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 62 (95.38%) C#
3 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
4 39 (60.00%) MVC
5 34 (52.31%) ASP.NET
6 33 (50.77%) .NET Framework
7 32 (49.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (43.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 27 (41.54%) Entity Framework
10 27 (41.54%) WinForms
11 26 (40.00%) Windows
11 26 (40.00%) WCF
12 25 (38.46%) SQL
12 25 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
13 24 (36.92%) TDD
13 24 (36.92%) Dependency Injection
13 24 (36.92%) Kanban
14 21 (32.31%) OO
14 21 (32.31%) OOD
14 21 (32.31%) Web Application Development
14 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2016
15 19 (29.23%) AngularJS
15 19 (29.23%) RESTful
16 18 (27.69%) KnockoutJS
16 18 (27.69%) MVVM
16 18 (27.69%) BDD
16 18 (27.69%) MSMQ
16 18 (27.69%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 15 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 28 (43.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Hyperconnected
1 6 (9.23%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) Broadband
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
2 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
5 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
6 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) MySQL
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (12.31%) Moq
3 8 (12.31%) NUnit
4 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (7.69%) MSTest
5 5 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (4.62%) MSBuild
6 3 (4.62%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.08%) Games
2 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Developer
2 39 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
4 11 (16.92%) C# Software Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Software Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) .NET Software Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
7 7 (10.77%) .NET Team Leader
7 7 (10.77%) Team Leader
8 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Internet Developer
9 5 (7.69%) WPF Developer
10 4 (6.15%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Junior
11 3 (4.62%) Junior Developer
11 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (4.62%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 34 (52.31%) ASP.NET
3 33 (50.77%) .NET Framework
4 32 (49.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (41.54%) Entity Framework
5 27 (41.54%) WinForms
6 26 (40.00%) WCF
7 25 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (29.23%) AngularJS
8 19 (29.23%) RESTful
9 18 (27.69%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (27.69%) MSMQ
9 18 (27.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
10 5 (7.69%) Ninject
10 5 (7.69%) Spring.NET
10 5 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (6.15%) HTML5
11 4 (6.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) MVC
2 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.92%) Dependency Injection
3 24 (36.92%) Kanban
3 24 (36.92%) TDD
4 21 (32.31%) OO
4 21 (32.31%) OOD
4 21 (32.31%) Web Application Development
5 18 (27.69%) BDD
5 18 (27.69%) MVVM
6 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 15 (23.08%) Web Development
7 14 (21.54%) CRM
8 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
10 10 (15.38%) Scrum
11 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (10.77%) SDLC
12 5 (7.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (95.38%) C#
2 25 (38.46%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) F#
3 15 (23.08%) Ruby
4 10 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 8 (12.31%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.77%) R
7 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.69%) VBA
9 4 (6.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) GDPR
1 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) Oracle
3 15 (23.08%) Google
4 8 (12.31%) Infragistics
5 7 (10.77%) Xamarin
6 6 (9.23%) Thunderhead
7 5 (7.69%) Aderant
7 5 (7.69%) LexisNexis
8 1 (1.54%) SAP