The first table below looks at the demand for XNA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XNA over the 3 months to 16 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft XNA
Rank 931 886 902
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +16
Permanent jobs citing XNA 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.008% 0.004% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £65,000 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+132.14% -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -25.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49321 45327 52073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.18% 40.09% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41475 39485 46440
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XNA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XNA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XNA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XNA within the UK.

XNA Salary Trend in the UK

XNA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XNA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

XNA Salary Histogram in the UK

XNA
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XNA within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -37 4 £65,000 +132.14%
London - 3 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
North West - 1 £37,500 -

XNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XNA 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 XNA.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Flex
2 3 (75.00%) Xbox
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Kinect
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (75.00%) XAML
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) IPTV
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

XNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XNA 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 XNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight Developer
2 3 (75.00%) WPF Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Flex
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Xbox
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Kinect
1 3 (75.00%) IPTV
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Phone
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVVM
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) XAML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft