The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 154 204 193
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -11
Permanent jobs citing XAML 52 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.98% 0.090% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 51 5 8
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2605 2636 2611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.94% 47.63% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2245 2330 2305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XAML
England

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 23 July 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 - 28 £41,000 -
Warwickshire +23 11 £40,000 +11.11%
Birmingham - 8 £39,500 -
Coventry - 5 £37,500 - 2
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 85 (100.00%) C#
2 79 (92.94%) .NET
3 68 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 56 (65.88%) Scrum
5 52 (61.18%) Multithreading
6 51 (60.00%) BDD
6 51 (60.00%) Low Latency
6 51 (60.00%) TDD
6 51 (60.00%) Pair Programming
7 32 (37.65%) WPF
8 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
9 16 (18.82%) HTML
9 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
9 16 (18.82%) XML
9 16 (18.82%) Smartcard
9 16 (18.82%) Finance
9 16 (18.82%) Cyber Security
10 14 (16.47%) DHTML
11 13 (15.29%) Windows
12 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
12 12 (14.12%) Windows Phone
13 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
13 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
13 10 (11.76%) MVC
13 10 (11.76%) Web Services
13 10 (11.76%) XSLT
13 10 (11.76%) Java
13 10 (11.76%) C++
14 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
14 7 (8.24%) Mobile App

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) Apache
2 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) MySQL
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (97.65%) Developer
2 65 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 63 (74.12%) C# Developer
4 52 (61.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.53%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Lead .NET Developer
12 2 (2.35%) C# Programmer
12 2 (2.35%) .NET Software Engineer
12 2 (2.35%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (2.35%) .NET Programmer
12 2 (2.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (92.94%) .NET
2 68 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (37.65%) WPF
4 16 (18.82%) HTML
4 16 (18.82%) XML
5 14 (16.47%) DHTML
6 10 (11.76%) Web Services
6 10 (11.76%) XSLT
7 6 (7.06%) Ajax
7 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
7 6 (7.06%) CSS
8 5 (5.88%) WCF
8 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (4.71%) LINQ
9 4 (4.71%) jQuery
9 4 (4.71%) XSL
9 4 (4.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Smartcard
2 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.06%) Blackberry
4 6 (7.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Windows Phone
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Phone 8
3 6 (7.06%) Android
3 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (65.88%) Scrum
2 52 (61.18%) Multithreading
3 51 (60.00%) BDD
3 51 (60.00%) TDD
3 51 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 51 (60.00%) Low Latency
4 16 (18.82%) Cyber Security
5 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.76%) MVC
7 6 (7.06%) Identity Management
7 6 (7.06%) Android Development
7 6 (7.06%) iOS Development
8 4 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.76%) C++
3 10 (11.76%) Java
4 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
4 6 (7.06%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.71%) Python
5 4 (4.71%) Delphi
5 4 (4.71%) Perl
5 4 (4.71%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) VB
7 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) ISO 9001
1 6 (7.06%) TickIT
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.18%) ION Trading
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago