The first table below looks at the demand for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 18 April 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 York region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 69 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing XAML 7 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.21% 0.23% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 0.40% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 14
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Programming Languages Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
343 247 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 59.34% 56.14% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 196 185 228
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
XAML
North Yorkshire

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in York

XAML
Salary Trend in York

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

XAML Salary Trend in York

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 12 (66.67%) WPF
4 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
5 9 (50.00%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Hudson
6 6 (33.33%) New Media
6 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (33.33%) CMS
6 6 (33.33%) NUnit
6 6 (33.33%) Subversion
6 6 (33.33%) Maven
6 6 (33.33%) WCF
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 3 (16.67%) TeamCity

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 6 (33.33%) CMS
1 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Hudson
1 6 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (33.33%) NUnit
1 6 (33.33%) Subversion
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 5 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 12 (66.67%) WPF
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 6 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) New Media
1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft