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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - 92 -
Permanent jobs citing XAML 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.45% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
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
611 498 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.72% 44.66% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 520 457 492
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) MVVM
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) HTTP
4 6 (60.00%) Automotive
4 6 (60.00%) Objective-C
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) REST
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile Development
5 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) WPF
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
8 1 (10.00%) MSTest
8 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (10.00%) High Availability
8 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
8 1 (10.00%) SignalR
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (10.00%) LexisNexis
8 1 (10.00%) TDD
8 1 (10.00%) CMS
8 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (10.00%) Replication
8 1 (10.00%) Silverlight

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) MSTest
General
1 6 (60.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (10.00%) DirectX
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
4 1 (10.00%) SignalR
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVVM
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) LexisNexis
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 24 days ago