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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 215 198 180
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -18
Permanent jobs citing XAML 12 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.59% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 7
Average salary £36,250 £41,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2416 2377 2149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.23% 48.09% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2089 2134 1843
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016. 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
Birmingham -4 7 £35,000 -17.64% 10
Staffordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Coventry -7 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £35,000 - 1
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) WPF
5 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) WCF
6 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
7 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (35.71%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) OOP
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) Ajax
8 4 (28.57%) HTML5
8 4 (28.57%) MVVM
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (21.43%) Ninject
9 3 (21.43%) REST
9 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) NSubstitute
2 3 (21.43%) NUnit
2 3 (21.43%) ReSharper
2 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (28.57%) C# Programmer
2 4 (28.57%) Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) Server Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) WPF
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 6 (42.86%) WCF
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) LINQ
7 3 (21.43%) Ninject
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) WinForms
7 3 (21.43%) XSD
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (35.71%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) MVVM
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) OOD
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) CAD
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) DevExpress
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