The table below looks at the statistics for XAML 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 XAML over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 235 206 217
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +11
Permanent jobs citing XAML 5 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.083% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +24.24%
XAML
England

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3307 2989 3232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.19% 56.60% 59.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2869 2658 2883
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XAML
Salary Trend in the South West

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

XAML Salary Trend in the South West

XAML
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -
Bristol -9 2 £40,000 +50.94%
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) MVVM
2 10 (55.56%) LINQ
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) WPF
4 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 8 (44.44%) System Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 8 (44.44%) Xamarin
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Phone
4 8 (44.44%) Pair Programming
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) OO
5 7 (38.89%) User Experience
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.11%) REST
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) WCF
7 2 (11.11%) Document Management
7 2 (11.11%) RDBMS

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 7 (38.89%) UI Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) WPF Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
1 10 (55.56%) LINQ
2 9 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) WCF
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
5 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) DTV
3 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVVM
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Pair Programming
3 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 8 (44.44%) System Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Xamarin
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft