The first table below looks at the demand for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 16 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 75 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing XAML 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.50% 0.65% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £38,500 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -3.44%
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 276 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 59.57% 59.35% 63.42%
Number of salaries quoted 316 247 200
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
XAML
Leicestershire

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

XAML
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

XAML Salary Trend in Leicester

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Telerik
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) UML
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Blend
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) MVVM
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 3 (33.33%) Degree

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) UML
1 6 (66.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Telerik
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft