The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 179 185 189
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing XAML 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.13% 0.075%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +24.24%
XAML
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1995 2312 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.85% 57.94% 60.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 2021 2183
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XAML
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

XAML Salary Trend in Manchester

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) OO
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) OOP
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) Publishing
3 7 (53.85%) RESTful
3 7 (53.85%) MVVM
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Phone
4 6 (46.15%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
5 5 (38.46%) Apple
5 5 (38.46%) XHTML
5 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 5 (38.46%) iOS SDK
5 5 (38.46%) REST
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Xcode
General
1 7 (53.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) XHTML
4 5 (38.46%) Cocoa
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) iOS SDK
4 5 (38.46%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) Android SDK
5 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Android
2 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Phone
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) MVVM
2 7 (53.85%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (38.46%) Android Development
3 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 5 (38.46%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Apple
1 5 (38.46%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago