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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 296 298 302
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing XAML 1 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.020% 0.58% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 37 25
Average salary £75,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.76% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
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
5055 6777 6357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 51.18% 53.07% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4469 5879 5622
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) UX Developer
5 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone 8
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) DevExpress