The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 92 63 78
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Permanent jobs citing XAML 4 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.40% 2.99% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 5.11% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
XAML
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
460 626 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.14% 58.50% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 392 541 367
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

XAML
Salary Trend in Kent

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

XAML Salary Trend in Kent

XAML
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Rochester - 4 £40,000 -
XAML
South East

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) OO
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
3 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
4 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
4 8 (61.54%) Android
4 8 (61.54%) Cocoa Touch
4 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
4 8 (61.54%) Xamarin
4 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Phone
4 8 (61.54%) iOS Development
4 8 (61.54%) User Experience
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) Cocoa
4 8 (61.54%) Xcode
4 8 (61.54%) Objective-C
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) OOP
4 8 (61.54%) C++
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) VB

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (7.69%) Zemax
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Development Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
3 8 (61.54%) Cocoa Touch
3 8 (61.54%) Cocoa
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) WPF
5 4 (30.77%) WF
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) MSMQ
6 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 8 (61.54%) User Experience
3 4 (30.77%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Android
2 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) OO
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) iOS Development
3 8 (61.54%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) OOD
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) VB
2 8 (61.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Xamarin
3 4 (30.77%) Infragistics