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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 301 298 294
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing XAML 6 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 14
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £31,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £56,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
5156 5671 5899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.72% 53.80% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4561 4907 5360
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 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

XAML Salary Histogram in the City of London

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 20 (90.91%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) .NET
3 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) HTML5
6 11 (50.00%) WPF
6 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 11 (50.00%) CSS
6 11 (50.00%) Windows
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (45.45%) TDD
7 10 (45.45%) Ajax
8 9 (40.91%) JSON
8 9 (40.91%) jQuery
8 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
9 7 (31.82%) Investment Banking
9 7 (31.82%) Banking
9 7 (31.82%) MVC
9 7 (31.82%) XML
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
10 6 (27.27%) OO
10 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 6 (27.27%) OOD
10 6 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 6 (27.27%) MVVM
11 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (22.73%) Windows Phone 7

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
1 7 (31.82%) Investment Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8 Developer
6 3 (13.64%) UI Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) UI Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile Developer
8 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
8 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
4 11 (50.00%) WPF
4 11 (50.00%) CSS
5 10 (45.45%) Ajax
6 9 (40.91%) JSON
6 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 7 (31.82%) XML
8 5 (22.73%) SOAP
8 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
8 5 (22.73%) WCF
8 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
8 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) LINQ
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (22.73%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.55%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Phone
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) OOD
4 6 (27.27%) MVVM
5 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
5 5 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (22.73%) Release Management
5 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Functional Programming
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Clojure
5 2 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft