The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Blend skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Blend over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
Rank - - 442
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Blend 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £38,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -30.45%
Microsoft Blend
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3489 3446 2936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.03% 16.82% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3135 2958 2462
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Blend
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Microsoft Blend Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Microsoft Blend
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend across the South East region.

Microsoft Blend Salary Trend in the South East

Microsoft Blend
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development

Microsoft Blend
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (50.00%) UX Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web UI Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Web UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web UI/UX Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft