The first table below looks at the demand for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 179 110 142
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +32
Permanent jobs citing XAML 1 41 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% 1.48% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.055% 2.75% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 1 33 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1818 1489 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.84% 53.75% 55.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1517 1238 1185
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
XAML
West Yorkshire

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XAML
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

XAML Salary Trend in Leeds

XAML
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft