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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 180 183 191
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing XAML 28 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.46% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.90% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 5
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +60.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2671 2545 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.77% 51.10% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2424 2226 2307
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XAML across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

XAML Salary Histogram 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 18 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
Coventry -3 16 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Warwickshire -7 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Solihull - 3 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 65 (100.00%) C#
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (69.23%) WPF
3 44 (67.69%) HTML
3 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
3 44 (67.69%) XML
4 42 (64.62%) ASP.NET
5 40 (61.54%) SQL Server
6 39 (60.00%) DHTML
7 27 (41.54%) VB.NET
7 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
8 26 (40.00%) CSS
9 25 (38.46%) Ajax
10 24 (36.92%) WCF
11 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (33.85%) .NET Framework
12 22 (33.85%) MVC
13 21 (32.31%) SharePoint
13 21 (32.31%) Scrum
13 21 (32.31%) Web Development
13 21 (32.31%) TDD
13 21 (32.31%) Web Services
13 21 (32.31%) XSL
13 21 (32.31%) COM
13 21 (32.31%) jQuery
13 21 (32.31%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (32.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (27.69%) Cyber Security
14 18 (27.69%) XSLT
14 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 21 (32.31%) SharePoint
2 14 (21.54%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (98.46%) Developer
2 43 (66.15%) .NET Developer
3 39 (60.00%) C# Developer
4 21 (32.31%) Senior Developer
5 20 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (27.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 16 (24.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Silverlight Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) WPF Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.08%) .NET Web Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Support Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) Applications Support
11 1 (1.54%) Applications Support Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (69.23%) WPF
3 44 (67.69%) HTML
3 44 (67.69%) XML
4 42 (64.62%) ASP.NET
5 39 (60.00%) DHTML
6 26 (40.00%) CSS
7 25 (38.46%) Ajax
8 24 (36.92%) WCF
9 22 (33.85%) .NET Framework
10 21 (32.31%) Web Services
10 21 (32.31%) jQuery
10 21 (32.31%) XSL
10 21 (32.31%) COM
10 21 (32.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (27.69%) XSLT
12 5 (7.69%) Silverlight
13 1 (1.54%) LINQ
13 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Smartcard
1 18 (27.69%) Mathematics
1 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) MVC
3 21 (32.31%) Scrum
3 21 (32.31%) TDD
3 21 (32.31%) Web Development
4 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
4 18 (27.69%) Cyber Security
5 17 (26.15%) Multithreading
6 16 (24.62%) Pair Programming
6 16 (24.62%) Low Latency
6 16 (24.62%) BDD
7 4 (6.15%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (4.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
3 27 (41.54%) VB.NET
4 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.08%) Python
5 2 (3.08%) Perl
5 2 (3.08%) PHP
5 2 (3.08%) SQL
5 2 (3.08%) C++
5 2 (3.08%) Delphi
5 2 (3.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) MCSD
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) ION Trading
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