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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 227 168 208
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +40
Permanent jobs citing XAML 4 51 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.068% 0.95% 0.090%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 1.94% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 50 5
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
2775 2627 2641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.40% 48.90% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2264 2334
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Staffordshire - 4 £32,500 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) WinRT
3 3 (60.00%) API Development
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) MVVM
5 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (20.00%) Kinect
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Business Development
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) Xcode

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) WinRT
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Kinect
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) API Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft