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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 231 217 215
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing XAML 14 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 14
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
3479 3381 3342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.41% 58.04% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3046 2998 3008
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014. 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
Bristol -3 7 £40,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 6 £45,000 -
Somerset -5 1 £42,500 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) MVVM
2 15 (71.43%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
4 11 (52.38%) WPF
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) OO
5 9 (42.86%) LINQ
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Phone
7 7 (33.33%) User Experience
8 6 (28.57%) Pair Programming
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 6 (28.57%) System Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 6 (28.57%) Xamarin
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
10 4 (19.05%) WCF
10 4 (19.05%) Silverlight
11 3 (14.29%) HTML
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 3 (14.29%) Web Services
11 3 (14.29%) UML
11 3 (14.29%) Finance
11 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
12 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
12 2 (9.52%) CSS

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
6 3 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (14.29%) WPF Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 8 Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) WPF
3 9 (42.86%) LINQ
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) WCF
5 4 (19.05%) Silverlight
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) CSS
7 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.76%) REST
8 1 (4.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Phone
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) MVVM
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 6 (28.57%) System Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.76%) Document Management
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30 - £48 per annum + Pension, 24 days leave, health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago