The first table below looks at the demand for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 30 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 233 232 245
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing XAML 7 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.098% 0.18% 0.093%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Average salary £44,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.54% -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3905 4253 4525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.56% 58.74% 60.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3284 3770 4116
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XAML
England

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XAML
Salary Trend in the North West

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

XAML Salary Trend in the North West

XAML
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Lancashire +6 7 £44,000 +17.33% 2
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) WPF
4 14 (51.85%) .NET
5 13 (48.15%) HTML5
6 12 (44.44%) Scrum
7 11 (40.74%) MVC
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
8 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
9 9 (33.33%) NHS
9 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (33.33%) WCF
10 8 (29.63%) TDD
11 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 7 (25.93%) Degree
12 6 (22.22%) jQuery
12 6 (22.22%) MVVM
12 6 (22.22%) WinForms
13 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
13 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
13 5 (18.52%) PhoneGap
13 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (18.52%) Web Development
13 5 (18.52%) LINQ
14 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (14.81%) Time Management
14 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (14.81%) OO
14 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) PhoneGap
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Designer
3 9 (33.33%) User Experience Designer
3 9 (33.33%) UI Designer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) WPF
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) HTML5
5 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (33.33%) WCF
7 6 (22.22%) jQuery
7 6 (22.22%) WinForms
8 5 (18.52%) LINQ
9 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (14.81%) XML
10 3 (11.11%) XSLT
10 3 (11.11%) CSS
10 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 2 (7.41%) Ajax
11 2 (7.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (7.41%) REST
12 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (7.41%) Human Factors
2 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Scrum
2 11 (40.74%) MVC
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) MVVM
6 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
6 5 (18.52%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) Time Management
7 4 (14.81%) OO
8 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) OOD
9 1 (3.70%) ITIL
9 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.70%) Migration
9 1 (3.70%) Change Control
9 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) XPath
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
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