The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 150 163 154
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing XAML 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.092% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £39,250 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.27% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
XAML
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1624 1783 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.80% 54.51% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1131 1144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XAML
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

XAML Salary Trend in Scotland

XAML
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XAML across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

XAML Salary Histogram in Scotland

XAML
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Glasgow +13 3 £35,000 -3.44%
Edinburgh - 2 £43,500 -
XAML
UK

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) VB6
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (28.57%) MVVM
5 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Sybase
6 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) XSD
6 1 (14.29%) XSLT

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSD
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sun