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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
Rank 885 934 945
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Blend 8 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.007% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.048% 0.039% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 16
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -38.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +38.68%
Microsoft Blend
UK

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
16778 17782 17864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.27% 17.25% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14756 15064 15149
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 £33,375 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,500
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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +46 4 £48,750 -2.50%
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Microsoft Blend
UK

Microsoft Blend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (90.00%) WPF
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) OOD
5 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (50.00%) C++
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Data Analytics
5 5 (50.00%) Analytics
6 4 (40.00%) User Experience
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) MVVM
6 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Telerik
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) IIS
6 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) XAML
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Applications Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) WPF Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 5 (50.00%) OOD
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) MVVM
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Telerik