The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xamarin over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Xamarin.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xamarin
Rank 783 859 -
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -
Permanent jobs citing Xamarin 119 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.016% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.033% -
Number of salaries quoted 87 16 0
Average salary £44,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54348 51006 56396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.48% 47.80% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43047 41854 47152
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Xamarin
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xamarin within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Xamarin Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xamarin
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xamarin within the UK.

Xamarin Salary Trend in the UK

Xamarin
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xamarin over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Xamarin Salary Histogram in the UK

Xamarin
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 100 £42,500 -39.28% 19
South East +12 27 £45,000 +28.57% 3
London -17 27 £57,500 -25.80% 7
East of England - 15 £39,000 -
North West - 13 £42,500 - 7
Leatherhead - 13 £45,000 -
Surrey - 13 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 10 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 10 £40,000 - 1
Leeds - 10 £40,000 -
Manchester - 10 £42,500 - 2
Bedfordshire - 8 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 8 £35,500 -
Norfolk - 7 £48,000 -
Norwich - 7 £48,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £45,000 -
Bedford - 5 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £33,750 -
Reading - 4 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £33,750 -
Scotland - 4 £38,750 -
Coventry - 3 £27,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £27,500 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 - 3
Warrington - 2 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire -7 1 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Basingstoke - 1 £44,000 - 1

Xamarin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Xamarin 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 Xamarin.

1 186 (81.58%) .NET
2 175 (76.75%) C#
3 157 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (66.67%) Apple iOS
5 144 (63.16%) HTML
5 144 (63.16%) CSS
6 143 (62.72%) Android
7 135 (59.21%) JavaScript
8 126 (55.26%) ASP.NET
9 114 (50.00%) TDD
10 109 (47.81%) jQuery
11 107 (46.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 106 (46.49%) iOS Development
13 100 (43.86%) MVC
14 99 (43.42%) Windows
14 99 (43.42%) Android Development
15 92 (40.35%) Mobile App
16 88 (38.60%) .NET Framework
17 76 (33.33%) SQL Server
18 68 (29.82%) Microsoft
19 65 (28.51%) SQL
20 63 (27.63%) Git (software)
20 63 (27.63%) ASP.NET Web API
21 62 (27.19%) Web Services
22 61 (26.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 59 (25.88%) HTML5
24 56 (24.56%) KnockoutJS
25 54 (23.68%) TeamCity
26 53 (23.25%) Windows Phone
27 52 (22.81%) Continuous Integration

Xamarin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Xamarin 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 Xamarin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (13.16%) IIS
1 30 (13.16%) Apache
1 30 (13.16%) WordPress
1 30 (13.16%) NServiceBus
2 4 (1.75%) CMS
3 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.88%) Node.js
4 1 (0.44%) Confluence
4 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 47 (20.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.70%) GitHub
3 10 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.95%) Internet
2 5 (2.19%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) Intranet
3 1 (0.44%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.23%) NoSQL
3 33 (14.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (14.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 30 (13.16%) RavenDB
6 15 (6.58%) Big Data
6 15 (6.58%) SQLite
7 9 (3.95%) CouchDB
8 7 (3.07%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.75%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.75%) Text Mining
10 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.44%) MySQL
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 63 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 54 (23.68%) TeamCity
3 36 (15.79%) Subversion
4 30 (13.16%) ReSharper
4 30 (13.16%) Jasmine
4 30 (13.16%) NCrunch
5 24 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 24 (10.53%) Xcode
6 15 (6.58%) NUnit
7 10 (4.39%) SpecFlow
8 8 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (3.07%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.07%) Selenium
9 7 (3.07%) Calabash
10 6 (2.63%) JIRA
11 4 (1.75%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.32%) Hudson
12 3 (1.32%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (15.35%) Finance
2 11 (4.82%) Games
3 1 (0.44%) Music Industry
3 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 201 (88.16%) Developer
2 93 (40.79%) .NET Developer
3 69 (30.26%) C# Developer
4 58 (25.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
6 32 (14.04%) Xamarin Developer
6 32 (14.04%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (7.89%) Software Developer
10 17 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (7.46%) Agile .NET Developer
11 16 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (5.26%) iOS Developer
13 10 (4.39%) Junior Developer
13 10 (4.39%) Junior
14 9 (3.95%) Team Leader
14 9 (3.95%) SQL Developer
14 9 (3.95%) Lead Developer
15 7 (3.07%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (81.58%) .NET
2 144 (63.16%) CSS
2 144 (63.16%) HTML
3 126 (55.26%) ASP.NET
4 109 (47.81%) jQuery
5 107 (46.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 88 (38.60%) .NET Framework
7 63 (27.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 62 (27.19%) Web Services
9 61 (26.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 59 (25.88%) HTML5
11 56 (24.56%) KnockoutJS
12 47 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 47 (20.61%) WCF
13 45 (19.74%) AngularJS
14 43 (18.86%) CSS3
15 36 (15.79%) Durandal
16 32 (14.04%) LINQ
17 31 (13.60%) PhoneGap
18 30 (13.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 92 (40.35%) Mobile App
2 44 (19.30%) User Experience
3 21 (9.21%) Computer Science
4 20 (8.77%) Open Source
4 20 (8.77%) iPad
5 19 (8.33%) iPhone
6 17 (7.46%) Blog
7 10 (4.39%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.19%) Social Media
9 2 (0.88%) Social Gaming
9 2 (0.88%) EPoS
9 2 (0.88%) Streaming Music
9 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.88%) Physics
10 1 (0.44%) Social Network
10 1 (0.44%) EMV
10 1 (0.44%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 152 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 143 (62.72%) Android
3 99 (43.42%) Windows
4 53 (23.25%) Windows Phone
5 18 (7.89%) Mac OS X
6 17 (7.46%) Windows 8
7 14 (6.14%) Linux
8 12 (5.26%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (50.00%) TDD
3 106 (46.49%) iOS Development
4 100 (43.86%) MVC
5 99 (43.42%) Android Development
6 52 (22.81%) OO
6 52 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (20.18%) Mobile Application Development
8 43 (18.86%) Software Engineering
9 38 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 37 (16.23%) Pair Programming
11 36 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
11 36 (15.79%) SOA
12 30 (13.16%) Infrastructure Management
12 30 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
13 29 (12.72%) Scrum
14 25 (10.96%) OOP
15 24 (10.53%) E-Commerce
16 22 (9.65%) Web Development
17 21 (9.21%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 175 (76.75%) C#
2 135 (59.21%) JavaScript
3 65 (28.51%) SQL
4 49 (21.49%) Objective-C
5 21 (9.21%) VB.NET
6 19 (8.33%) C++
7 17 (7.46%) Ruby
8 13 (5.70%) XAML
9 9 (3.95%) CoffeeScript
10 8 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.51%) VB
11 5 (2.19%) C
12 2 (0.88%) Java
13 1 (0.44%) PHP
13 1 (0.44%) Python
13 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) F#
13 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (18.42%) Degree
2 10 (4.39%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.44%) StatsD
Vendors
1 68 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 36 (15.79%) Google
3 30 (13.16%) Red Gate
4 11 (4.82%) Apple
5 5 (2.19%) Telerik
6 4 (1.75%) Appcelerator
7 3 (1.32%) Facebook
7 3 (1.32%) Twitter
7 3 (1.32%) BT
8 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.44%) Sencha
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) New Relic
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