The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 831 897 823
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -74
Permanent jobs citing XAML 81 59 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.054% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 67 50 165
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +5.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%

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
51440 55797 59902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.58% 50.98% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44561 47602 50246
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing XAML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 64 £50,000 +13.63% 14
London +68 27 £57,500 -15.75% 4
East of England +43 22 £52,500 - 2
Essex +14 15 £65,000 - 1
South East +28 11 £40,000 -28.88% 2
Basildon - 8 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire +6 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Glasgow - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
Suffolk - 5 £52,500 -
Bracknell - 5 £35,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £52,500 -
City of London +62 2 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Yorkshire +29 2 £34,250 -19.41% 1
Reading +10 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Crawley - 2 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £34,250 - 1
Greenford - 2 £33,750 -
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +25 1 - -
North West +13 1 £41,500 -12.63% 2
Bristol -5 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South West -12 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Manchester - 1 £41,500 - 2
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £41,500 - 2
Broxbourne - 1 £42,500 -
Rotherham - 1 £37,500 -

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing XAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for XAML.

1 188 (94.00%) C#
2 171 (85.50%) .NET
3 135 (67.50%) WPF
4 110 (55.00%) Windows
5 105 (52.50%) WCF
6 102 (51.00%) SQL
6 102 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (41.00%) .NET Framework
8 79 (39.50%) HTML
9 76 (38.00%) TDD
10 68 (34.00%) Unit Testing
11 67 (33.50%) Silverlight
11 67 (33.50%) Visual Studio
12 66 (33.00%) SQL Server
12 66 (33.00%) Entity Framework
13 60 (30.00%) Microsoft
14 57 (28.50%) ASP.NET
14 57 (28.50%) MVVM
14 57 (28.50%) LINQ
15 55 (27.50%) Web Services
16 53 (26.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 52 (26.00%) XML
18 51 (25.50%) CSS
18 51 (25.50%) Dependency Injection
19 50 (25.00%) JavaScript
19 50 (25.00%) MVC
20 49 (24.50%) HTML5
20 49 (24.50%) Degree
21 48 (24.00%) T-SQL
22 47 (23.50%) OOP

XAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.50%) IIS
2 1 (0.50%) CMS
2 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.50%) MS Office
3 4 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (6.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (33.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.50%) MySQL
3 7 (3.50%) Redis
4 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.50%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.50%) RavenDB
7 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (33.50%) Visual Studio
2 43 (21.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (14.00%) Subversion
4 23 (11.50%) Git (software)
5 22 (11.00%) NUnit
6 21 (10.50%) MSTest
6 21 (10.50%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (9.00%) NSubstitute
7 18 (9.00%) ReSharper
8 14 (7.00%) Plastic SCM
9 8 (4.00%) Gradle
9 8 (4.00%) Grunt
9 8 (4.00%) gulp
10 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Blend
10 3 (1.50%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.50%) NuGet
10 3 (1.50%) Selenium
10 3 (1.50%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.50%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 27 (13.50%) Finance
2 20 (10.00%) Marketing
3 16 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 14 (7.00%) Electronics
4 14 (7.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.00%) Advertising
5 12 (6.00%) Banking
6 7 (3.50%) Games
7 6 (3.00%) Legal
8 2 (1.00%) Front Office
8 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Retail
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (80.50%) Developer
2 102 (51.00%) C# Developer
3 72 (36.00%) .NET Developer
4 44 (22.00%) Software Developer
5 42 (21.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (20.50%) WPF Developer
7 36 (18.00%) Senior Developer
8 33 (16.50%) C# Software Developer
9 25 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
10 23 (11.50%) Senior .NET Developer
11 22 (11.00%) XAML Developer
12 19 (9.50%) Junior
12 19 (9.50%) Junior Developer
12 19 (9.50%) Senior C# Developer
13 17 (8.50%) Software Engineer
14 15 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
15 14 (7.00%) Analyst
16 12 (6.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 12 (6.00%) UI Developer
16 12 (6.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (85.50%) .NET
2 135 (67.50%) WPF
3 105 (52.50%) WCF
4 82 (41.00%) .NET Framework
5 79 (39.50%) HTML
6 67 (33.50%) Silverlight
7 66 (33.00%) Entity Framework
8 57 (28.50%) ASP.NET
8 57 (28.50%) LINQ
9 55 (27.50%) Web Services
10 53 (26.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 52 (26.00%) XML
12 51 (25.50%) CSS
13 49 (24.50%) HTML5
14 47 (23.50%) AngularJS
15 39 (19.50%) jQuery
16 31 (15.50%) ADO.NET
17 28 (14.00%) Unity DI Container
18 25 (12.50%) WinForms
19 23 (11.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.00%) User Experience
2 24 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (10.50%) Mobile App
4 19 (9.50%) Computer Science
4 19 (9.50%) Inversion of Control
5 18 (9.00%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.50%) Online Games
7 6 (3.00%) Physics
8 3 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.50%) Biotechnology
8 3 (1.50%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.00%) Fintech
9 2 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.00%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.00%) Life Science
9 2 (1.00%) Social Media
10 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.50%) EMV
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 110 (55.00%) Windows
2 15 (7.50%) Windows 8
3 14 (7.00%) Windows 10
3 14 (7.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (6.00%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.50%) Android
6 5 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.00%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.00%) Unix
8 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (38.00%) TDD
3 68 (34.00%) Unit Testing
4 57 (28.50%) MVVM
5 51 (25.50%) Dependency Injection
6 50 (25.00%) MVC
7 47 (23.50%) OOP
8 45 (22.50%) Scrum
9 39 (19.50%) BDD
10 30 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (15.00%) Software Engineering
11 26 (13.00%) Mobile Development
12 24 (12.00%) SOA
13 23 (11.50%) Web Development
14 22 (11.00%) Pair Programming
15 19 (9.50%) Web Application Development
15 19 (9.50%) Workflow
16 17 (8.50%) Migration
17 16 (8.00%) Automated Testing
17 16 (8.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 188 (94.00%) C#
2 102 (51.00%) SQL
3 50 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 48 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 17 (8.50%) C++
6 10 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 8 (4.00%) C
7 8 (4.00%) Objective-C
8 7 (3.50%) Java
9 6 (3.00%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.00%) VB
12 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.50%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (24.50%) Degree
2 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.50%) MCP
4 1 (0.50%) MCSE
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) PA-DSS
1 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.00%) DevExpress
3 16 (8.00%) Oracle
4 12 (6.00%) SAP
5 9 (4.50%) Telerik
6 5 (2.50%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.50%) Tableau
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