The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 304 310 300
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing XAML 16 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 17
Average salary £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
XAML
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5384 6443 6001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.64% 55.00% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4829 5627 5558
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XAML
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

XAML Salary Trend in the City of London

XAML
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XAML across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

XAML Salary Histogram in the City of London

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 30 (85.71%) C#
2 27 (77.14%) .NET
3 25 (71.43%) WPF
4 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
5 19 (54.29%) HTML
6 18 (51.43%) Windows
6 18 (51.43%) HTML5
7 16 (45.71%) CSS
8 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (40.00%) jQuery
9 13 (37.14%) XML
9 13 (37.14%) SQL
9 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
10 12 (34.29%) Ajax
10 12 (34.29%) JSON
11 11 (31.43%) MVVM
11 11 (31.43%) Windows 8
12 10 (28.57%) WCF
12 10 (28.57%) TDD
12 10 (28.57%) Banking
12 10 (28.57%) Investment Banking
13 9 (25.71%) MVC
13 9 (25.71%) Finance
13 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
14 8 (22.86%) Unity DI Container
14 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
14 8 (22.86%) OOD
14 8 (22.86%) OO
14 8 (22.86%) MS Excel

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) NUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (28.57%) Banking
1 10 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 9 (25.71%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
3 6 (17.14%) UI Developer
3 6 (17.14%) UI Programmer
4 5 (14.29%) .NET Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 8 Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Designer
6 3 (8.57%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.71%) WPF Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) .NET
2 25 (71.43%) WPF
3 19 (54.29%) HTML
4 18 (51.43%) HTML5
5 16 (45.71%) CSS
6 14 (40.00%) jQuery
7 13 (37.14%) XML
8 12 (34.29%) Ajax
8 12 (34.29%) JSON
9 10 (28.57%) WCF
10 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
11 8 (22.86%) Unity DI Container
11 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
12 7 (20.00%) NHibernate
12 7 (20.00%) SOAP
12 7 (20.00%) ADO.NET
12 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 7 (20.00%) LINQ
12 7 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (14.29%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) SWIFT
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.71%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.86%) Economics
5 1 (2.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows 8
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) MVVM
3 10 (28.57%) TDD
4 9 (25.71%) MVC
5 8 (22.86%) OO
5 8 (22.86%) OOD
6 7 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (20.00%) Release Management
7 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
10 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.71%) Functional Programming
11 1 (2.86%) Scrum
11 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.86%) Content Management
11 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.86%) Web Development
11 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.43%) VBA
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) Clojure
6 2 (5.71%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) VBScript
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Telerik