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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 754 691 716
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +25
Permanent jobs citing XAML 119 199 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 101 140 131
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%

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
53052 55984 55294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.59% 52.99% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45239 46929 47785
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015 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 5 March 2015. 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 -88 99 £42,500 +3.65% 14
London +9 30 £47,500 -9.52% 3
East of England +2 21 £45,000 - 3
South Wales - 17 £41,500 - 1
Wales - 17 £41,500 - 1
Cardiff - 16 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +15 15 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Yorkshire -18 13 £35,000 +20.68% 1
South East -29 12 £35,000 -22.22% 4
West Yorkshire -18 10 £35,000 +20.68%
Milton Keynes - 10 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 10 £35,000 - 1
South West -26 9 £40,000 +20.30% 1
Cambridge +6 8 £52,500 +16.66% 2
North West -17 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bristol -9 6 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Manchester -10 6 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +7 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Colchester -2 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
City of London -16 4 £70,000 +93.10%
Essex -17 4 £45,000 -14.28% 1
West Midlands -36 4 £42,500 +3.65%
Leeds - 4 - -
York +14 3 £34,500 -13.75% 1
North Yorkshire +7 3 £34,500 -13.75% 1
Hertfordshire -6 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -
Swindon - 3 £42,500 -
Leicestershire +8 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Scotland +8 2 £38,750 +33.62%

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 275 (94.50%) C#
2 238 (81.79%) .NET
3 200 (68.73%) WPF
4 148 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (45.36%) JavaScript
6 129 (44.33%) ASP.NET
7 125 (42.96%) Windows
8 123 (42.27%) HTML
9 112 (38.49%) XML
10 103 (35.40%) CSS
11 100 (34.36%) SQL Server
12 98 (33.68%) MVC
13 97 (33.33%) WCF
14 84 (28.87%) MVVM
15 79 (27.15%) Microsoft
16 73 (25.09%) .NET Framework
17 72 (24.74%) Scrum
18 67 (23.02%) Silverlight
19 64 (21.99%) Software Engineering
20 63 (21.65%) Team Foundation Server
20 63 (21.65%) SQL
21 62 (21.31%) VB.NET
21 62 (21.31%) LINQ
22 61 (20.96%) TDD
23 60 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC
24 58 (19.93%) jQuery
25 57 (19.59%) Ajax
26 54 (18.56%) Web Services
27 52 (17.87%) Windows 8
28 49 (16.84%) Windows Phone

XAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 27 (9.28%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.47%) CMS
3 10 (3.44%) IIS
4 9 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.72%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.34%) WordPress
6 1 (0.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (7.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.81%) HTTP
2 8 (2.75%) SMS
2 8 (2.75%) SMPP
2 8 (2.75%) NFC
3 1 (0.34%) LAN
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (34.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.47%) MySQL
5 9 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.34%) HBase
10 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (21.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (15.12%) Visual Studio
3 26 (8.93%) Git (software)
4 22 (7.56%) Subversion
4 22 (7.56%) MSBuild
5 19 (6.53%) MSTest
6 16 (5.50%) NUnit
7 8 (2.75%) WiX
8 7 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (2.41%) Xcode
9 4 (1.37%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.69%) Moq
11 1 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.34%) FxCop
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
General
1 34 (11.68%) Finance
2 27 (9.28%) Banking
3 11 (3.78%) Publishing
4 10 (3.44%) Automotive
5 7 (2.41%) Front Office
5 7 (2.41%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.72%) Retail
6 5 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.03%) Law
8 2 (0.69%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 268 (92.10%) Developer
2 93 (31.96%) Senior Developer
3 82 (28.18%) .NET Developer
4 71 (24.40%) C# Developer
5 43 (14.78%) Software Developer
6 41 (14.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (8.93%) Mobile Developer
8 23 (7.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 20 (6.87%) Senior .NET Developer
9 20 (6.87%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 20 (6.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 19 (6.53%) Windows Mobile Developer
10 19 (6.53%) Applications Developer
11 17 (5.84%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.84%) WPF Developer
12 15 (5.15%) Senior Applications Developer
13 14 (4.81%) UI Developer
14 11 (3.78%) Programmer
15 10 (3.44%) C# Software Developer
16 9 (3.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (81.79%) .NET
2 200 (68.73%) WPF
3 129 (44.33%) ASP.NET
4 123 (42.27%) HTML
5 112 (38.49%) XML
6 103 (35.40%) CSS
7 97 (33.33%) WCF
8 73 (25.09%) .NET Framework
9 67 (23.02%) Silverlight
10 62 (21.31%) LINQ
11 60 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 58 (19.93%) jQuery
13 57 (19.59%) Ajax
14 54 (18.56%) Web Services
15 48 (16.49%) HTML5
16 40 (13.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 35 (12.03%) REST
18 33 (11.34%) JSON
19 25 (8.59%) XSLT
19 25 (8.59%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.46%) Mobile App
2 26 (8.93%) User Experience
3 22 (7.56%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.87%) Blackberry
5 19 (6.53%) N-Tier
5 19 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (5.50%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (3.44%) Smartcard
9 7 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.41%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.72%) Replication
11 4 (1.37%) Physics
11 4 (1.37%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.37%) Social Media
12 3 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (1.03%) Artificial Intelligence
13 2 (0.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 125 (42.96%) Windows
2 52 (17.87%) Windows 8
3 49 (16.84%) Windows Phone
4 46 (15.81%) Apple iOS
5 45 (15.46%) Windows Mobile
6 36 (12.37%) Android
7 23 (7.90%) Windows 7
8 14 (4.81%) Windows Phone 8
9 9 (3.09%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (1.37%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (0.69%) Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.34%) Solaris
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (33.68%) MVC
3 84 (28.87%) MVVM
4 72 (24.74%) Scrum
5 64 (21.99%) Software Engineering
6 61 (20.96%) TDD
7 49 (16.84%) OO
8 38 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (12.37%) Multithreading
10 23 (7.90%) Web Development
11 21 (7.22%) Unit Testing
11 21 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.19%) E-Commerce
13 17 (5.84%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (4.81%) Mentoring
15 12 (4.12%) Mobile Application Development
16 10 (3.44%) Cyber Security
16 10 (3.44%) iOS Development
16 10 (3.44%) CRM
16 10 (3.44%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 275 (94.50%) C#
2 132 (45.36%) JavaScript
3 63 (21.65%) SQL
4 62 (21.31%) VB.NET
5 38 (13.06%) Java
6 23 (7.90%) T-SQL
7 20 (6.87%) Objective-C
8 16 (5.50%) PHP
9 15 (5.15%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.47%) VB
10 13 (4.47%) C++
11 8 (2.75%) VBA
12 7 (2.41%) C
13 3 (1.03%) VB6
14 2 (0.69%) Ruby
14 2 (0.69%) Clojure
14 2 (0.69%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
15 1 (0.34%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.34%) Delphi
15 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (14.78%) Degree
2 2 (0.69%) VCP4
3 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) MCSD
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.12%) QA
2 8 (2.75%) ISO 8583
3 3 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 79 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.53%) Telerik
3 10 (3.44%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.09%) VMware
5 7 (2.41%) Oracle
6 6 (2.06%) Google
6 6 (2.06%) Apple
7 4 (1.37%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.37%) QNX
7 4 (1.37%) LexisNexis
7 4 (1.37%) Sencha
7 4 (1.37%) Facebook
8 1 (0.34%) Sybase
8 1 (0.34%) SAP
8 1 (0.34%) Sun
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 DoE + good benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 + Good benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicestershire
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
South East (Home Counties)
TRG
Salary: 50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Competitive base salary + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago