The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Microsoft Blend skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Blend over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Blend 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.034% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 - -

Microsoft Blend is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 552 524 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 18.65% 16.47% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 452 422 452
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Blend
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Microsoft Blend as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Blend in the East Midlands

Microsoft Blend
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Microsoft Blend in the East Midlands

Microsoft Blend
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Microsoft Blend
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Blend.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) MVVM
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Aerospace
2 5 (83.33%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Telerik
4 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) XAML
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) BDD

Microsoft Blend
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) VisualSVN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
4 3 (50.00%) WPF Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# GUI Developer
5 1 (16.67%) GUI Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
5 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (16.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) MVVM
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) XAML
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Telerik