Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 50 80
Rank change year-on-year +14 +30 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 59 63 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.08% 4.78% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.69% 11.45% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 55 59 45
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £61,250
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 431 550 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 44.43% 41.76% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 382 437 598
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -10 18 £50,000 - 2
Tunbridge Wells +18 16 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Folkestone +3 12 £43,750 +9.38% 1
Stansted - 3 £47,500 -
Canterbury +4 1 £50,000 +44.93%
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Westerham - 1 £55,000 -
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 56 (94.92%) .NET
2 55 (93.22%) C#
3 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
4 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET
4 26 (44.07%) Windows
5 25 (42.37%) WinForms
5 25 (42.37%) WCF
6 24 (40.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (40.68%) SQL
6 24 (40.68%) MVC
7 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (37.29%) .NET Framework
8 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (33.90%) Dependency Injection
9 20 (33.90%) Kanban
9 20 (33.90%) TDD
9 20 (33.90%) Oracle
10 18 (30.51%) Entity Framework
10 18 (30.51%) SQL Server 2016
11 17 (28.81%) Web Application Development
12 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
12 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
12 16 (27.12%) RESTful
12 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (27.12%) Multithreading
13 15 (25.42%) BDD
13 15 (25.42%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (23.73%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (23.73%) Kibana

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 14 (23.73%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) Broadband
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) DHCP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.51%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) TeamCity
2 7 (11.86%) Moq
2 7 (11.86%) NUnit
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (6.78%) MSTest
4 4 (6.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (5.08%) MSBuild
5 3 (5.08%) ReSharper
5 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (23.73%) Games
2 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Developer
2 33 (55.93%) .NET Developer
3 17 (28.81%) WinForms Developer
4 14 (23.73%) Software Engineer
5 12 (20.34%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (18.64%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (13.56%) WPF Developer
8 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.78%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Internet Developer
10 3 (5.08%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Applications Engineer
11 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (3.39%) C# WPF Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Junior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Junior Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (94.92%) .NET
2 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET
3 25 (42.37%) WCF
3 25 (42.37%) WinForms
4 24 (40.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (37.29%) .NET Framework
5 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (30.51%) Entity Framework
7 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
7 16 (27.12%) RESTful
8 15 (25.42%) KnockoutJS
8 15 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (23.73%) MSMQ
10 4 (6.78%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (6.78%) Ninject
10 4 (6.78%) Spring.NET
10 4 (6.78%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (5.08%) Caliburn.Micro
11 3 (5.08%) LINQ
11 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) MVC
2 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.90%) Dependency Injection
3 20 (33.90%) Kanban
3 20 (33.90%) TDD
4 17 (28.81%) Web Application Development
5 16 (27.12%) Multithreading
5 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
6 15 (25.42%) BDD
7 14 (23.73%) Web Development
8 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (22.03%) CRM
8 13 (22.03%) OO
8 13 (22.03%) OOD
8 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
9 11 (18.64%) MVVM
10 7 (11.86%) Scrum
11 4 (6.78%) Release Management
11 4 (6.78%) System Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (93.22%) C#
2 24 (40.68%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) F#
3 14 (23.73%) Ruby
4 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.08%) R
6 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Oracle
2 14 (23.73%) Google
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.56%) Thunderhead
4 2 (3.39%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.69%) SAP