The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - 59 45
Permanent jobs citing XAML 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.51% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.95% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £28,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
XAML
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 316 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.17% 54.20% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 271 285 167
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

XAML
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

XAML Salary Trend in Cardiff

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Lucene
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Lucene
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore