Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 533 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Blend 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.092% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
South East median annual salary £52,500 - -
England median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +40.00% -21.05% +2.70%

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

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6,529 5,656 6,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.70% 19.32% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,710 4,958 5,973
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,550 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Microsoft Blend
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Blend as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Blend in the South East

Microsoft Blend
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Blend in the South East

Microsoft Blend
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 5 £52,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Microsoft Blend
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Blend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Blend.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) XAML
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (83.33%) ANSI SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (83.33%) ADO
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL

Microsoft Blend
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Team Leader
2 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Lead C# Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Lead Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Lead Software Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Team Leader
2 5 (83.33%) Team Leader
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ADO
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (83.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) ANSI SQL
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) XAML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle