The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 232 229 223
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing XAML 6 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.098% 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.24% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 26
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +12.32%
XAML
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3225 3791 4353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.93% 56.12% 60.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2698 3225 3827
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Manchester +17 2 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Lancashire - 2 £33,500 -
Cheshire -8 1 £24,500 - 1
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) WPF
2 10 (83.33%) MVVM
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) OOP
4 8 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 8 (66.67%) Publishing
4 8 (66.67%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 3 (25.00%) LINQ
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (8.33%) User Experience

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) WPF
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) LINQ
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) MVVM
2 8 (66.67%) OOP
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Manchester
Erin Associates
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago