The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Blend skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Blend over the 3 months to 10 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 Development Applications category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
Rank 145 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Blend 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.079% 0.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 1.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
352 383 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.96% 17.20% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 308 306 360
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Microsoft Blend
East of England

Microsoft Blend
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Microsoft Blend Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Blend
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Microsoft Blend Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Blend
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Watford -24 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Microsoft Blend
East of England

Microsoft Blend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS

Microsoft Blend
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (100.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft