The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Blend skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Blend over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
Rank 644 648 678
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Blend 3 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.002% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.038% 0.014% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 18
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -37.93%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £43,000
Microsoft Blend
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7846 7156 8505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.37% 16.47% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6822 5971 7178
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Blend
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Microsoft Blend as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Microsoft Blend Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft Blend
Salary Trend in London

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

Microsoft Blend Salary Trend in London

Microsoft Blend
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend across the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Microsoft Blend Salary Histogram in London

Microsoft Blend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Microsoft Blend.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) MCAD
3 2 (40.00%) MCSD
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) XAML
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) MCPD
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) SOLID
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ

Microsoft Blend
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) WPF Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Application Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (40.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (40.00%) XAML Developer
3 2 (40.00%) XAML Expert
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) AppFabric
3 2 (40.00%) Caliburn.Micro
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (40.00%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SOLID
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCAD
1 2 (40.00%) MCPD
1 2 (40.00%) MCSD
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
London
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