The first table below looks at the demand for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 84 74 106
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Permanent jobs citing XAML 8 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.67% 1.42% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 2.75% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
586 581 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.00% 51.64% 64.48%
Number of salaries quoted 504 493 676
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XAML
East of England

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XAML
Salary Trend in Essex

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

XAML Salary Trend in Essex

XAML
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -6 2 £45,000 -18.18%
XAML
East of England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) WPF
3 14 (82.35%) .NET
4 13 (76.47%) WCF
5 12 (70.59%) MSTest
5 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
7 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
7 9 (52.94%) NUnit
7 9 (52.94%) LINQ
7 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
8 8 (47.06%) MSBuild
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
11 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
11 4 (23.53%) Web Services
11 4 (23.53%) OOP
11 4 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (23.53%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
11 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
12 3 (17.65%) MVVM
12 3 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (17.65%) Windows
13 2 (11.76%) MVC
13 2 (11.76%) Validation

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) NFC
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MSTest
2 9 (52.94%) NUnit
2 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (47.06%) MSBuild
4 3 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Software Developer
2 9 (52.94%) C# Developer
3 8 (47.06%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) WPF
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
3 13 (76.47%) WCF
4 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 9 (52.94%) LINQ
6 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
7 2 (11.76%) Java ME
7 2 (11.76%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) XSLT
8 1 (5.88%) WinForms
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) OOP
2 4 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (17.65%) MVVM
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Java