The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 122 113 128
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing XAML 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.70% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +24.24%
XAML
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1055 1007 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 54.98% 56.64% 67.63%
Number of salaries quoted 943 890 1084
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

XAML
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

XAML Salary Trend in Bristol

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) MVVM
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 8 (88.89%) System Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Pair Programming
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
2 8 (88.89%) Xamarin
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Phone
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) DTV
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
3 1 (11.11%) LINQ
3 1 (11.11%) RIA
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
1 1 (11.11%) LINQ
1 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
1 1 (11.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVVM
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Pair Programming
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 8 (88.89%) System Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Xamarin
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft