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 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 231 230 235
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing XAML 26 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.58% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -3.44%
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4084 4459 4354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 56.28% 59.38% 60.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3501 3888 3923
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XAML across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

XAML Salary Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +14 13 - -
Manchester 0 5 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Merseyside - 5 £37,500 -
Lancashire -12 3 £35,000 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 41 (71.93%) HTML
2 40 (70.18%) C#
3 39 (68.42%) .NET
4 26 (45.61%) WCF
5 25 (43.86%) CSS
6 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 24 (42.11%) Software Engineering
7 22 (38.60%) Windows
7 22 (38.60%) Mobile App
8 21 (36.84%) .NET Framework
8 21 (36.84%) WPF
8 21 (36.84%) Android
9 20 (35.09%) MVC
9 20 (35.09%) Web Services
10 19 (33.33%) Degree
10 19 (33.33%) Windows Phone
11 18 (31.58%) HTML5
11 18 (31.58%) Apple iOS
11 18 (31.58%) C++
12 17 (29.82%) VB
12 17 (29.82%) OO
12 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
12 17 (29.82%) Scrum
12 17 (29.82%) Cocoa
12 17 (29.82%) Objective-C
12 17 (29.82%) Computer Science
12 17 (29.82%) Cocoa Touch
12 17 (29.82%) iOS Development
13 16 (28.07%) Windows 8
13 16 (28.07%) Xcode

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) Big Data
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Xcode
2 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) Selenium
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.51%) PhoneGap
General
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Software Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Team Leader
4 13 (22.81%) Development Team Leader
4 13 (22.81%) UI Designer
4 13 (22.81%) Designer
5 12 (21.05%) User Experience Designer
6 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
9 6 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (71.93%) HTML
2 39 (68.42%) .NET
3 26 (45.61%) WCF
4 25 (43.86%) CSS
5 21 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 21 (36.84%) WPF
6 20 (35.09%) Web Services
7 18 (31.58%) HTML5
8 17 (29.82%) Cocoa
8 17 (29.82%) Cocoa Touch
9 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
10 9 (15.79%) WinForms
10 9 (15.79%) jQuery
11 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (10.53%) XML
13 5 (8.77%) LINQ
14 4 (7.02%) REST
14 4 (7.02%) Ajax
14 4 (7.02%) XSLT
14 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Mobile App
2 17 (29.82%) Computer Science
3 15 (26.32%) NHS
4 4 (7.02%) iPhone
5 3 (5.26%) Open Source
5 3 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.51%) Human Factors
6 2 (3.51%) SystemC
7 1 (1.75%) W3C
7 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Android
3 19 (33.33%) Windows Phone
4 18 (31.58%) Apple iOS
5 16 (28.07%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 20 (35.09%) MVC
3 17 (29.82%) OO
3 17 (29.82%) Scrum
3 17 (29.82%) iOS Development
4 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.32%) Android Development
6 14 (24.56%) OOP
7 12 (21.05%) Product Management
7 12 (21.05%) Matrix Management
8 6 (10.53%) TDD
9 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
10 3 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.26%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Performance Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.26%) MVVM
11 2 (3.51%) OOD
12 1 (1.75%) Web Application Development
12 1 (1.75%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) C#
2 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 18 (31.58%) C++
4 17 (29.82%) VB
4 17 (29.82%) Objective-C
5 9 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.26%) XPath
7 2 (3.51%) C
8 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Xamarin
4 3 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Sybase
5 2 (3.51%) McKesson
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