The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - 92 85
Permanent jobs citing XAML 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.47% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £28,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
XAML
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
555 644 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.29% 55.04% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 493 590 390
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XAML
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

XAML Salary Trend in South Wales

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Xamarin
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Phone
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) OOD
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) Lucene
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
5 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Lucene
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) OOD
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Xamarin
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore