The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 92 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing XAML 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.61% 0.21% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 0.48% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +23.01%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +7.28%
XAML
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
537 417 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.49% 42.90% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 477 410 448
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XAML across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

XAML
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XAML across the Bedfordshire region.

XAML Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

XAML
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -4 3 £37,500 -3.22%
Bedford - 3 £40,000 -
Luton - 1 £37,500 -
XAML
East of England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing XAML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XAML.

1 16 (94.12%) WPF
2 14 (82.35%) Silverlight
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) Photoshop
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (70.59%) Fireworks
3 12 (70.59%) Ajax
3 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
3 12 (70.59%) KnockoutJS
3 12 (70.59%) AngularJS
3 12 (70.59%) User Experience
4 11 (64.71%) C#
5 9 (52.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (41.18%) Product Management
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
8 5 (29.41%) VB6
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) VB
9 4 (23.53%) User Experience Design
10 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
10 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing XAML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Photoshop
1 12 (70.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (70.59%) Fireworks
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Designer
3 5 (29.41%) UI Designer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) User Experience Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) WPF
2 14 (82.35%) Silverlight
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) Ajax
3 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
3 12 (70.59%) KnockoutJS
3 12 (70.59%) AngularJS
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (41.18%) Product Management
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) User Experience Design
6 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) VB6
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle