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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 126 127 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing XAML 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.30% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.87% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1111 1152 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.08% 59.14% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1017 867
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Phone
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Pair Programming
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) System Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Xamarin
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Games
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) CSS

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8 Developer
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Phone
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Pair Programming
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) System Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago