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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 101 107 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Permanent jobs citing XAML 4 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.78% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 1.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 2
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
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
985 1225 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.42% 67.98% 68.04%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1085 1227
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XAML across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

XAML Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 4 (40.00%) Web Design
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) NUnit
6 4 (40.00%) Banking
6 4 (40.00%) LINQ
6 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) MSTest
6 4 (40.00%) MVVM
6 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (20.00%) C++
8 1 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (10.00%) CSS
8 1 (10.00%) UML
8 1 (10.00%) OOP
8 1 (10.00%) Ruby

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) NUnit
1 4 (40.00%) MSTest
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Programmer
2 8 (80.00%) AWS Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) LINQ
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) MVVM
3 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
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