The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Blend skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Blend over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
Rank - 215 191
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Blend 0 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.096% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.59% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 23
Average salary - £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -7.14%
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1066 843 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.30% 16.18% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 926 736 828
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Microsoft Blend
England

Microsoft Blend
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Microsoft Blend Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Microsoft Blend
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Microsoft Blend Salary Trend in the South West