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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 224 207 210
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing XAML 14 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 15
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -41.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3325 3201 3384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.09% 58.34% 59.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2955 2856 3025
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 29 January 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
Bristol +3 9 £40,000 +50.94% 8
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) MVVM
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) TDD
3 13 (59.09%) WPF
4 12 (54.55%) LINQ
5 10 (45.45%) Windows 8
5 10 (45.45%) OO
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Phone
6 8 (36.36%) User Experience
6 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
6 8 (36.36%) Xamarin
6 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 8 (36.36%) System Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) WCF
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
9 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 3 (13.64%) MVC
9 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Software Developer
2 8 (36.36%) UI Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) WPF Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8 Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) WPF
3 12 (54.55%) LINQ
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) WCF
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.64%) Silverlight
6 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) REST
6 3 (13.64%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
8 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) DTV
4 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 8
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Phone
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) MVVM
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) TDD
3 10 (45.45%) OO
4 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
4 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 8 (36.36%) System Testing
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Document Management
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) OOD
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Xamarin
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
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