Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 53 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 +14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 28 67 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.21% 5.23% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 11.90% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 62 56
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% -7.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,500 £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 378 563 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.40% 43.92% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 332 469 583
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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
Folkestone +12 13 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Dartford -9 8 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Tunbridge Wells +7 3 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Westerham - 1 £55,000 -
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 27 (96.43%) C#
2 25 (89.29%) .NET
3 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (67.86%) WinForms
5 18 (64.29%) SQL
6 16 (57.14%) Oracle
7 14 (50.00%) Degree
8 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
8 12 (42.86%) CRM
9 11 (39.29%) Windows
9 11 (39.29%) Thunderhead
10 10 (35.71%) Master's Degree
11 9 (32.14%) Finance
12 8 (28.57%) WCF
13 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 6 (21.43%) OOD
14 6 (21.43%) OO
14 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
15 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
15 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
15 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
15 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
15 5 (17.86%) MVC
15 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
15 5 (17.86%) TDD
15 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing

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 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Moq
2 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) WinForms Developer
4 8 (28.57%) WPF Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# WPF Developer
9 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Internet Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) WinForms
3 8 (28.57%) WCF
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
5 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.86%) RESTful
6 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 4 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.71%) MSMQ
8 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (3.57%) Caliburn.Micro
8 1 (3.57%) LINQ
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) CRM
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) OOD
3 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (17.86%) Kanban
4 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) BDD
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) MVVM
5 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.71%) F#
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) R
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Thunderhead
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) SAP