The first table below looks at the demand for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 723 595 740
Rank change year-on-year
-128 +145
Permanent jobs citing XAML 182 302 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.53% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 176 244 143
Average salary £41,000 £49,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.32% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £70,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60613 57242 63379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.72% 52.61% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51472 49132 55776
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XAML
Salary Trend

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

XAML Salary Trend in the UK

XAML
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XAML over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

XAML Salary Histogram in the UK

XAML
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -131 174 £41,750 -16.50% 25
London -111 62 £52,500 -14.28% 9
West Midlands +39 51 £41,000 +13.88% 1
Solihull - 27 £41,000 -
City of London -33 22 £32,500 -35.00% 3
South East -56 21 £60,000 +41.17% 3
East of England -4 19 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Leicestershire -2 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
East Midlands -9 12 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Warwickshire +19 11 £40,000 +11.11%
Berkshire +5 10 £60,000 +50.00% 1
South West -14 9 £45,000 -6.25% 4
Kent -36 9 £52,500 +7.69%
Essex -9 8 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Maidstone - 8 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 8 £39,500 -
Lancashire +3 7 £44,000 +17.33%
North West -7 7 £44,000 +20.54%
Bedfordshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £35,000 -
Coventry - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £42,500 -
Wales - 5 £35,000 -
South Wales - 5 £35,000 -
Blackpool - 4 £44,000 -
Bournemouth - 4 £45,000 - 1
Dorset - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bedford - 4 £41,250 -
Swindon - 4 £42,500 -
Suffolk - 4 £40,000 -

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 363 (83.83%) C#
2 351 (81.06%) .NET
3 240 (55.43%) WPF
4 212 (48.96%) ASP.NET
5 179 (41.34%) HTML
6 151 (34.87%) JavaScript
7 141 (32.56%) TDD
8 136 (31.41%) SQL Server
9 121 (27.94%) CSS
10 115 (26.56%) Silverlight
10 115 (26.56%) WCF
11 114 (26.33%) Windows
12 113 (26.10%) Scrum
13 106 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
14 103 (23.79%) XML
14 103 (23.79%) SQL
14 103 (23.79%) Multithreading
15 93 (21.48%) Software Engineering
16 91 (21.02%) BDD
16 91 (21.02%) HTML5
17 89 (20.55%) Microsoft
18 87 (20.09%) MVVM
19 83 (19.17%) MVC
20 79 (18.24%) .NET Framework
21 75 (17.32%) jQuery
22 74 (17.09%) Windows Phone
22 74 (17.09%) Finance
23 70 (16.17%) Pair Programming
24 68 (15.70%) Low Latency
25 64 (14.78%) LINQ

XAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 30 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.85%) IIS
3 12 (2.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.15%) Apache
7 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.69%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.69%) WordPress
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.23%) Node.js
10 1 (0.23%) Drupal
10 1 (0.23%) CMS
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 36 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.00%) MS Office
3 12 (2.77%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (2.77%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.23%) Zemax
5 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.16%) NFC
2 16 (3.70%) SMS
3 14 (3.23%) SMPP
4 8 (1.85%) Extranet
5 3 (0.69%) Internet
5 3 (0.69%) HTTP
5 3 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.46%) Intranet
6 2 (0.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (31.41%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (4.85%) MongoDB
3 21 (4.85%) NoSQL
4 20 (4.62%) RavenDB
4 20 (4.62%) CouchDB
5 15 (3.46%) MySQL
6 11 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.15%) SQLite
12 4 (0.92%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.69%) HBase
13 3 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.23%) Big Data
15 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 63 (14.55%) Visual Studio
2 55 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (9.93%) MSBuild
4 29 (6.70%) NUnit
5 26 (6.00%) MSTest
6 22 (5.08%) Subversion
7 19 (4.39%) Git (software)
8 16 (3.70%) TeamCity
9 15 (3.46%) Microsoft Blend
10 13 (3.00%) JBehave
11 11 (2.54%) NuGet
11 11 (2.54%) WiX
11 11 (2.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 10 (2.31%) Xcode
13 5 (1.15%) ReSharper
13 5 (1.15%) PhoneGap
14 4 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
14 4 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 74 (17.09%) Finance
2 42 (9.70%) Banking
3 27 (6.24%) Front Office
4 17 (3.93%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.08%) Legal
6 8 (1.85%) Advertising
7 6 (1.39%) Publishing
7 6 (1.39%) Retail
8 5 (1.15%) Electronics
8 5 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.92%) Law
9 4 (0.92%) Marketing
10 2 (0.46%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 367 (84.76%) Developer
2 166 (38.34%) C# Developer
3 138 (31.87%) .NET Developer
4 96 (22.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 79 (18.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 74 (17.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 58 (13.39%) Software Developer
8 48 (11.09%) Senior Developer
9 45 (10.39%) Front-End Developer
10 36 (8.31%) Programmer
11 28 (6.47%) Designer
12 27 (6.24%) JavaScript Developer
12 27 (6.24%) Software Engineer
13 26 (6.00%) UI Designer
14 24 (5.54%) Senior C# Developer
15 22 (5.08%) Lead Developer
16 17 (3.93%) C# Software Developer
17 16 (3.70%) User Experience Designer
17 16 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
18 15 (3.46%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (81.06%) .NET
2 240 (55.43%) WPF
3 212 (48.96%) ASP.NET
4 179 (41.34%) HTML
5 121 (27.94%) CSS
6 115 (26.56%) Silverlight
6 115 (26.56%) WCF
7 103 (23.79%) XML
8 91 (21.02%) HTML5
9 79 (18.24%) .NET Framework
10 75 (17.32%) jQuery
11 64 (14.78%) LINQ
12 52 (12.01%) Web Services
13 41 (9.47%) Ajax
13 41 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (8.55%) XSLT
15 36 (8.31%) AngularJS
16 32 (7.39%) KnockoutJS
17 24 (5.54%) WinForms
18 23 (5.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.08%) Open Source
2 31 (7.16%) Computer Science
3 30 (6.93%) Mobile App
4 26 (6.00%) Blackberry
5 24 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (5.08%) Derivative
7 20 (4.62%) N-Tier
8 18 (4.16%) Smartcard
9 13 (3.00%) Equity Derivative
9 13 (3.00%) NHS
10 11 (2.54%) Mathematics
11 9 (2.08%) Taxonomies
12 8 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.39%) Credit Risk
13 6 (1.39%) PKI
14 5 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (1.15%) Human Factors
15 4 (0.92%) SystemC
15 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
16 3 (0.69%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 114 (26.33%) Windows
2 74 (17.09%) Windows Phone
3 46 (10.62%) Android
4 45 (10.39%) Apple iOS
5 34 (7.85%) Windows 8
6 25 (5.77%) Windows Phone 8
7 9 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.85%) Linux
9 7 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (1.62%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.23%) UNIX
11 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (32.56%) TDD
2 113 (26.10%) Scrum
3 106 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (23.79%) Multithreading
5 93 (21.48%) Software Engineering
6 91 (21.02%) BDD
7 87 (20.09%) MVVM
8 83 (19.17%) MVC
9 70 (16.17%) Pair Programming
10 68 (15.70%) Low Latency
11 39 (9.01%) OO
12 30 (6.93%) Unit Testing
13 28 (6.47%) Content Management
14 23 (5.31%) OOP
14 23 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (5.31%) iOS Development
15 22 (5.08%) Dependency Injection
16 21 (4.85%) Migration
17 17 (3.93%) CRM
18 16 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 363 (83.83%) C#
2 151 (34.87%) JavaScript
3 103 (23.79%) SQL
4 64 (14.78%) Java
5 44 (10.16%) C++
6 37 (8.55%) PowerShell
7 36 (8.31%) VB.NET
8 21 (4.85%) Objective-C
8 21 (4.85%) VB
9 18 (4.16%) PHP
10 16 (3.70%) VBScript
11 14 (3.23%) T-SQL
12 12 (2.77%) C
12 12 (2.77%) Ruby
13 7 (1.62%) Delphi
14 6 (1.39%) Python
15 5 (1.15%) Perl
15 5 (1.15%) VB6
16 4 (0.92%) Clojure
17 2 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (9.47%) Degree
2 10 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.77%) ISO 8583
2 8 (1.85%) QA
3 6 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.39%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.46%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 89 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.08%) Oracle
2 22 (5.08%) Telerik
3 17 (3.93%) Xamarin
4 11 (2.54%) VMware
5 9 (2.08%) Nintex
6 4 (0.92%) Trapeze
6 4 (0.92%) Sybase
7 3 (0.69%) SAP
8 2 (0.46%) HP
8 2 (0.46%) IBM
8 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.23%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.23%) Genesys
9 1 (0.23%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.23%) Perforce
9 1 (0.23%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.23%) JBoss
9 1 (0.23%) Symbian
Berkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Brighton
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Brighton
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago