The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 167 196 186
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Permanent jobs citing XAML 46 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 46 6 8
Average salary £41,000 £42,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.95% +69.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2673 2562 2545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.02% 46.95% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2290 2243
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 £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XAML
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

XAML Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XAML
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Solihull - 25 £41,000 -
Warwickshire +25 12 £40,000 -
Coventry - 7 £37,500 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £36,250 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 89 (100.00%) C#
2 87 (97.75%) .NET
3 72 (80.90%) ASP.NET
4 54 (60.67%) Scrum
5 53 (59.55%) Multithreading
6 51 (57.30%) BDD
6 51 (57.30%) Low Latency
6 51 (57.30%) TDD
6 51 (57.30%) Pair Programming
7 36 (40.45%) WPF
8 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
9 25 (28.09%) HTML
9 25 (28.09%) JavaScript
9 25 (28.09%) XML
10 23 (25.84%) DHTML
11 16 (17.98%) Smartcard
11 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
11 16 (17.98%) Finance
11 16 (17.98%) Cyber Security
12 15 (16.85%) MVC
13 14 (15.73%) XSLT
13 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
13 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
14 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.36%) CSS
15 11 (12.36%) Web Services
15 11 (12.36%) Ajax
15 11 (12.36%) VB.NET
15 11 (12.36%) .NET Framework
16 10 (11.24%) WCF

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.99%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.62%) Apache
3 5 (5.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (17.98%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (97.75%) Developer
2 68 (76.40%) .NET Developer
2 68 (76.40%) C# Developer
3 52 (58.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 51 (57.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (16.85%) Senior Developer
6 14 (15.73%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.49%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Lead .NET Developer
10 2 (2.25%) C# Programmer
10 2 (2.25%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (2.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 2 (2.25%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (2.25%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Applications Support Engineer
10 2 (2.25%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (2.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (97.75%) .NET
2 72 (80.90%) ASP.NET
3 36 (40.45%) WPF
4 25 (28.09%) HTML
4 25 (28.09%) XML
5 23 (25.84%) DHTML
6 14 (15.73%) XSLT
7 11 (12.36%) Ajax
7 11 (12.36%) .NET Framework
7 11 (12.36%) CSS
7 11 (12.36%) Web Services
8 10 (11.24%) WCF
9 9 (10.11%) jQuery
9 9 (10.11%) XSL
9 9 (10.11%) COM
9 9 (10.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Smartcard
2 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
2 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) Windows Phone
3 6 (6.74%) Windows 8
4 5 (5.62%) Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Android
5 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.67%) Scrum
2 53 (59.55%) Multithreading
3 51 (57.30%) BDD
3 51 (57.30%) TDD
3 51 (57.30%) Pair Programming
3 51 (57.30%) Low Latency
4 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.98%) Cyber Security
5 15 (16.85%) MVC
6 9 (10.11%) Web Development
7 2 (2.25%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.25%) Android Development
7 2 (2.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (28.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.36%) VB.NET
4 7 (7.87%) C++
4 7 (7.87%) Java
5 5 (5.62%) Delphi
5 5 (5.62%) Perl
5 5 (5.62%) PHP
5 5 (5.62%) Python
6 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.25%) VB
7 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.25%) TickIT
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.25%) ION Trading
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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