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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - 241 248
Permanent jobs citing XAML 0 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.24% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 9
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
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
2928 3403 3981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.59% 52.21% 56.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2880 3411
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) UniData
1 1 (100.00%) jBASE
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) mvBase
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) mvBase
1 1 (100.00%) UniData
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) jBASE