The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - 114 126
Permanent jobs citing XAML 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.063% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.094% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £24,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
XAML
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1150 1064 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.47% 66.83% 71.23%
Number of salaries quoted 949 960 1215
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

XAML
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

XAML Salary Trend in Cambridge

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) SMS
1 14 (100.00%) SMPP
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
1 14 (100.00%) NFC
1 14 (100.00%) MSBuild
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Phone
2 13 (92.86%) Apple iOS
2 13 (92.86%) Multithreading
2 13 (92.86%) MSTest
2 13 (92.86%) Android
2 13 (92.86%) Blackberry
2 13 (92.86%) Visual Studio
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) Banking
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) TDD
3 12 (85.71%) NUnit
3 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) ISO 8583
3 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (78.57%) WiX
4 11 (78.57%) Java ME
4 11 (78.57%) WCF
4 11 (78.57%) LINQ
4 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2008

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) SMS
1 14 (100.00%) SMPP
1 14 (100.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) MSBuild
2 13 (92.86%) MSTest
2 13 (92.86%) Visual Studio
3 12 (85.71%) NUnit
4 11 (78.57%) WiX
4 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 13 (92.86%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
1 13 (92.86%) .NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (35.71%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (78.57%) Java ME
3 11 (78.57%) WCF
3 11 (78.57%) LINQ
3 11 (78.57%) XML
3 11 (78.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Phone
1 13 (92.86%) Apple iOS
1 13 (92.86%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Multithreading
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 11 (78.57%) Regression Testing
3 11 (78.57%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) PowerShell
4 10 (71.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Telerik