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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 47 49
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing WPF 28 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.19% 3.93% 5.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.46% 9.29% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 53
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 296 409 499
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 44.31% 42.34% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1793 2575
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,375 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone +2 16 £40,000 -
Dartford - 6 £40,000 - 2
Tunbridge Wells +5 2 £25,000 -
Canterbury -13 2 £34,500 -8.00%
Dover - 1 £34,500 -
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for WPF.

1 66 (98.51%) C#
2 64 (95.52%) .NET
3 60 (89.55%) SQL Server
4 49 (73.13%) ASP.NET
5 47 (70.15%) MVC
6 45 (67.16%) SQL
7 41 (61.19%) WinForms
8 34 (50.75%) Unit Testing
9 32 (47.76%) VB.NET
9 32 (47.76%) Oracle
10 29 (43.28%) TDD
11 24 (35.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (35.82%) NUnit
12 21 (31.34%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (28.36%) WCF
13 19 (28.36%) MSBuild
14 17 (25.37%) MVVM
15 15 (22.39%) HTML
16 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
17 13 (19.40%) RESTful
17 13 (19.40%) System Testing
17 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
17 13 (19.40%) OO
17 13 (19.40%) CRM
17 13 (19.40%) Web Development
17 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (19.40%) Systems Analysis
18 12 (17.91%) Dependency Injection
18 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET Web API

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 8 (11.94%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.99%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (89.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) NUnit
1 24 (35.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (28.36%) MSBuild
3 8 (11.94%) TeamCity
4 5 (7.46%) Moq
5 2 (2.99%) MSTest
5 2 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Games
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (94.03%) Developer
2 51 (76.12%) .NET Developer
3 28 (41.79%) WPF Developer
4 24 (35.82%) WinForms Developer
5 19 (28.36%) C# Developer
6 14 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (16.42%) SQL Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Messaging Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Junior
9 5 (7.46%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.97%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) Junior Applications Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
12 2 (2.99%) C# Software Developer
12 2 (2.99%) C# WPF Developer
12 2 (2.99%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.99%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (95.52%) .NET
2 49 (73.13%) ASP.NET
3 41 (61.19%) WinForms
4 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (28.36%) WCF
6 15 (22.39%) HTML
7 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.40%) RESTful
9 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
10 11 (16.42%) Entity Framework
10 11 (16.42%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (11.94%) MSMQ
12 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (8.96%) Node.js
12 6 (8.96%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (7.46%) CSS
13 5 (7.46%) LINQ
14 3 (4.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) MVC
2 34 (50.75%) Unit Testing
3 29 (43.28%) TDD
4 21 (31.34%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (25.37%) MVVM
6 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (19.40%) CRM
6 13 (19.40%) OO
6 13 (19.40%) System Testing
6 13 (19.40%) Systems Analysis
6 13 (19.40%) Web Development
7 12 (17.91%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (16.42%) Multithreading
9 10 (14.93%) Kanban
10 8 (11.94%) Web Application Development
11 5 (7.46%) Image Processing
11 5 (7.46%) OOD
11 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.46%) UML
12 4 (5.97%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 66 (98.51%) C#
2 45 (67.16%) SQL
3 32 (47.76%) VB.NET
4 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.94%) F#
5 8 (11.94%) Ruby
6 4 (5.97%) ANSI C
6 4 (5.97%) C
6 4 (5.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Kibana
2 6 (8.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (8.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Oracle
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Thunderhead
4 2 (2.99%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) Infragistics
Kent
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 5 days ago