The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 213 215 213
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing XAML 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.093% 0.053%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.16% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £39,250 £40,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.48% -26.81%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3255 3200 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.11% 59.47% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 2866 2904
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
XAML
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 4 £43,750 -
Somerset - 4 £38,500 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) Windows
3 24 (88.89%) Windows Phone
4 21 (77.78%) Windows 8
5 19 (70.37%) TDD
5 19 (70.37%) MVVM
6 18 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 18 (66.67%) Unit Testing
6 18 (66.67%) System Testing
6 18 (66.67%) Pair Programming
6 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (66.67%) Degree
6 18 (66.67%) Telecoms
6 18 (66.67%) Digital Media
7 9 (33.33%) WPF
7 9 (33.33%) Silverlight
7 9 (33.33%) .NET
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 5 (18.52%) WCF
9 5 (18.52%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
10 4 (14.81%) Trapeze
10 4 (14.81%) Scrum
10 4 (14.81%) Web Design
10 4 (14.81%) XML Schema
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
1 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 21 (77.78%) Software Developer
3 14 (51.85%) Junior
3 14 (51.85%) Junior Developer
3 14 (51.85%) Junior Software Developer
4 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
8 3 (11.11%) C++ Developer
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Silverlight Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) WPF
1 9 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) WCF
3 5 (18.52%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) XML Schema
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) STL
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (11.11%) Ajax
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows Phone
3 21 (77.78%) Windows 8
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.70%) Android
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) TDD
1 19 (70.37%) MVVM
2 18 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 18 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 18 (66.67%) System Testing
2 18 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Web Design
4 4 (14.81%) Kanban
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Trapeze
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft