The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 750 635 716
Rank change year-on-year
-115 +81
Permanent jobs citing XAML 147 250 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 141 210 166
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57264 56537 62961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.83% 52.96% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 47993 48723 55236
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 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 17 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 -120 143 £41,000 -18.00% 22
London -85 42 £55,000 -8.33% 8
West Midlands +24 37 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +3 24 £45,000 +11.11% 3
South East -41 23 £52,500 +23.52% 2
City of London -6 17 £55,000 -21.42% 5
Solihull - 16 £41,000 -
Warwickshire +19 12 £40,000 -20.00%
Essex +17 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Leicestershire +12 11 £40,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands -5 11 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Berkshire +11 8 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Coventry - 8 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -3 7 £37,500 -3.22%
South West -23 7 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Lancashire +2 6 £44,000 +36.43%
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £37,500 +6.38%
Milton Keynes -8 6 £37,500 -
North West -20 6 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Blackpool +3 4 £44,000 +62.96%
Kent -29 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Suffolk - 4 £31,500 - 1
Dorset - 4 £45,000 - 2
Rochester - 4 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 4 £45,000 - 2
Reading +3 3 £60,000 +41.17%
Dunstable -3 3 £37,500 -3.22%
Yorkshire -42 3 £28,500 -36.66% 2
Colchester - 3 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 3 £29,500 - 1

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 306 (86.20%) .NET
2 299 (84.23%) C#
3 198 (55.77%) WPF
4 177 (49.86%) ASP.NET
5 141 (39.72%) HTML
6 134 (37.75%) SQL Server
7 132 (37.18%) JavaScript
8 130 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
9 106 (29.86%) TDD
10 104 (29.30%) XML
11 101 (28.45%) CSS
12 96 (27.04%) Windows
13 90 (25.35%) WCF
14 89 (25.07%) Multithreading
15 88 (24.79%) Scrum
16 82 (23.10%) Software Engineering
17 79 (22.25%) Silverlight
17 79 (22.25%) BDD
18 78 (21.97%) MVC
19 75 (21.13%) SQL
20 73 (20.56%) .NET Framework
21 67 (18.87%) Microsoft
22 62 (17.46%) jQuery
22 62 (17.46%) HTML5
22 62 (17.46%) MVVM
23 61 (17.18%) Pair Programming
23 61 (17.18%) Low Latency
24 54 (15.21%) Finance
25 51 (14.37%) Web Services
26 50 (14.08%) Windows Phone

XAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 23 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.51%) IIS
3 13 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.69%) Apache
5 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.28%) Drupal
8 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.28%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) CMS
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.79%) Photoshop
3 15 (4.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (3.66%) Fireworks
5 8 (2.25%) MS Office
6 4 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.28%) Zemax
7 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.97%) SMS
1 7 (1.97%) NFC
2 6 (1.69%) SMPP
3 4 (1.13%) HTTP
4 3 (0.85%) Extranet
5 2 (0.56%) LDAP
6 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (37.75%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.94%) MongoDB
3 14 (3.94%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.66%) RavenDB
4 13 (3.66%) CouchDB
5 12 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.10%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.82%) MySQL
8 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.13%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.85%) HBase
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 49 (13.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (10.42%) Visual Studio
3 33 (9.30%) MSBuild
4 27 (7.61%) NUnit
5 18 (5.07%) MSTest
6 13 (3.66%) JBehave
6 13 (3.66%) Git (software)
7 12 (3.38%) Subversion
8 8 (2.25%) Xcode
8 8 (2.25%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.69%) WiX
10 5 (1.41%) NuGet
10 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Blend
10 5 (1.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 5 (1.41%) FxCop
10 5 (1.41%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.56%) Moq
13 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 54 (15.21%) Finance
2 31 (8.73%) Banking
3 21 (5.92%) Front Office
4 13 (3.66%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.54%) Retail
6 3 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.85%) Marketing
6 3 (0.85%) Legal
6 3 (0.85%) Games
7 2 (0.56%) Advertising
7 2 (0.56%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 317 (89.30%) Developer
2 149 (41.97%) C# Developer
3 127 (35.77%) .NET Developer
4 79 (22.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (19.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 68 (19.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 53 (14.93%) Senior Developer
7 38 (10.70%) Software Developer
8 36 (10.14%) Front-End Developer
9 24 (6.76%) Programmer
10 23 (6.48%) Senior C# Developer
11 20 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
12 19 (5.35%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (5.07%) Lead Developer
14 17 (4.79%) Software Engineer
14 17 (4.79%) C# Software Developer
15 16 (4.51%) Web Developer
16 14 (3.94%) Lead C# Developer
17 13 (3.66%) UI Developer
17 13 (3.66%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (86.20%) .NET
2 198 (55.77%) WPF
3 177 (49.86%) ASP.NET
4 141 (39.72%) HTML
5 104 (29.30%) XML
6 101 (28.45%) CSS
7 90 (25.35%) WCF
8 79 (22.25%) Silverlight
9 73 (20.56%) .NET Framework
10 62 (17.46%) jQuery
10 62 (17.46%) HTML5
11 51 (14.37%) Web Services
12 47 (13.24%) LINQ
13 42 (11.83%) Ajax
14 37 (10.42%) XSLT
15 35 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (9.58%) AngularJS
17 28 (7.89%) DHTML
18 27 (7.61%) KnockoutJS
19 19 (5.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.14%) User Experience
2 29 (8.17%) Computer Science
3 23 (6.48%) N-Tier
4 22 (6.20%) Open Source
5 19 (5.35%) Smartcard
5 19 (5.35%) Derivative
6 18 (5.07%) Mobile App
6 18 (5.07%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
8 11 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.82%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.25%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.13%) Taxonomies
12 4 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.13%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.85%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.85%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 96 (27.04%) Windows
2 50 (14.08%) Windows Phone
3 31 (8.73%) Windows 8
4 27 (7.61%) Apple iOS
5 26 (7.32%) Android
6 19 (5.35%) Windows Phone 8
7 12 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (1.97%) Windows Phone 7
10 6 (1.69%) Linux
11 5 (1.41%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (29.86%) TDD
3 89 (25.07%) Multithreading
4 88 (24.79%) Scrum
5 82 (23.10%) Software Engineering
6 79 (22.25%) BDD
7 78 (21.97%) MVC
8 62 (17.46%) MVVM
9 61 (17.18%) Low Latency
9 61 (17.18%) Pair Programming
10 29 (8.17%) OO
11 23 (6.48%) Unit Testing
12 22 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (5.63%) Web Development
13 20 (5.63%) Content Management
14 19 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (4.79%) Cyber Security
16 16 (4.51%) Mentoring
17 15 (4.23%) OOD
17 15 (4.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 299 (84.23%) C#
2 132 (37.18%) JavaScript
3 75 (21.13%) SQL
4 44 (12.39%) VB.NET
5 36 (10.14%) Java
6 32 (9.01%) PowerShell
7 25 (7.04%) C++
8 19 (5.35%) VB
9 14 (3.94%) T-SQL
10 13 (3.66%) VBScript
11 10 (2.82%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.25%) PHP
13 7 (1.97%) VBA
14 6 (1.69%) VB6
14 6 (1.69%) Delphi
15 5 (1.41%) Perl
15 5 (1.41%) Python
16 4 (1.13%) C
16 4 (1.13%) Clojure
17 3 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (5.63%) Degree
2 8 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.97%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.56%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 67 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.51%) Telerik
3 15 (4.23%) Oracle
4 13 (3.66%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.13%) Infragistics
6 3 (0.85%) Nintex
7 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.56%) Trapeze
7 2 (0.56%) VMware
7 2 (0.56%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.28%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.28%) Genesys
8 1 (0.28%) Autodesk
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