The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Blend skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Blend over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
UK / England
Rank 819 909 923
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Blend 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.033% 0.023% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Median salary £42,500 £80,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% +68.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15097 17310 16301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.19% 18.15% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12895 14988 13922
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Blend
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Microsoft Blend as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Microsoft Blend Jobs Demand Trend in England

Microsoft Blend
Salary Trend in England

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

Microsoft Blend Salary Trend in England

Microsoft Blend
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £35,000 - 1
Microsoft Blend
UK

Microsoft Blend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Microsoft Blend.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) MVVM
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) XAML
2 11 (84.62%) WPF
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 7 (53.85%) WCF
4 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) UML
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
5 6 (46.15%) Google Analytics
5 6 (46.15%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) Analytics
5 6 (46.15%) Xamarin
5 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) JSON
5 6 (46.15%) Web Development
5 6 (46.15%) Google
6 5 (38.46%) Aerospace

Microsoft Blend
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) RS-232
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) MSI
2 2 (15.38%) MSTest
2 2 (15.38%) NuGet
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) WiX
General
1 5 (38.46%) Aerospace
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
1 7 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Development Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Development Project Leader
2 6 (46.15%) Development Project Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Lead Project Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Project Leader
2 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Development Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Leader
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Project Leader
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (23.08%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) HTML5
1 11 (84.62%) jQuery
1 11 (84.62%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) REST
3 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (38.46%) Silverlight
5 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET
6 2 (15.38%) COM
6 2 (15.38%) LINQ
6 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 5 (38.46%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 2 (15.38%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 2 (15.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVVM
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) UML
3 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Analytics
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (46.15%) Web Development
5 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Physics
6 2 (15.38%) Product Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) XAML
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Google
2 6 (46.15%) Xamarin
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Telerik
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