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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 727 606 731
Rank change year-on-year
-121 +125
Permanent jobs citing XAML 175 268 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.47% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 170 213 152
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
60005 56429 62900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.22% 52.62% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50353 48479 55241
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 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 -98 171 £41,000 -18.00% 24
West Midlands +39 51 £41,000 +2.50% 3
London -96 51 £52,500 -12.50% 5
South East -60 28 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Solihull - 26 £41,000 -
City of London -26 22 £50,000 -20.00% 1
East of England -7 21 £40,000 -2.43% 4
Warwickshire +23 12 £40,000 -
Berkshire +6 12 £60,000 +45.45%
Leicestershire +4 12 £40,000 -8.57%
East Midlands -7 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Essex +4 10 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Kent -37 10 £45,000 -5.26%
South West -14 8 £45,000 -14.28% 6
Birmingham - 8 £39,500 - 1
Lancashire +5 7 £44,000 +17.33% 1
North West -17 7 £44,000 +20.54% 1
Bedfordshire +3 6 £38,750 - 1
Maidstone - 6 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes -6 5 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £37,500 +6.38%
Suffolk - 5 £40,000 - 2
Coventry - 5 £37,500 - 2
Blackpool - 4 £44,000 -
Bournemouth - 4 £45,000 - 2
Dorset - 4 £45,000 - 2
Reading -8 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire -68 3 £38,500 - 2
Rochester - 3 £40,000 -
Bedford - 3 £40,000 -

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 333 (84.30%) .NET
2 329 (83.29%) C#
3 215 (54.43%) WPF
4 202 (51.14%) ASP.NET
5 155 (39.24%) HTML
6 143 (36.20%) SQL Server
7 138 (34.94%) JavaScript
8 123 (31.14%) TDD
9 112 (28.35%) XML
10 108 (27.34%) CSS
11 106 (26.84%) Windows
12 104 (26.33%) Multithreading
13 101 (25.57%) Scrum
13 101 (25.57%) WCF
14 96 (24.30%) Silverlight
15 88 (22.28%) SQL
15 88 (22.28%) BDD
16 87 (22.03%) Software Engineering
17 86 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
18 80 (20.25%) MVC
19 78 (19.75%) .NET Framework
20 76 (19.24%) HTML5
21 72 (18.23%) jQuery
22 69 (17.47%) Microsoft
22 69 (17.47%) Finance
22 69 (17.47%) MVVM
23 68 (17.22%) Low Latency
24 67 (16.96%) Pair Programming
25 65 (16.46%) Windows Phone
26 60 (15.19%) LINQ

XAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.56%) IIS
3 10 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.52%) Apache
6 5 (1.27%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.76%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.76%) WordPress
7 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.25%) Drupal
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 31 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.05%) Photoshop
3 15 (3.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (3.29%) Fireworks
5 10 (2.53%) MS Office
6 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.25%) Zemax
7 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.56%) NFC
2 16 (4.05%) SMS
3 14 (3.54%) SMPP
4 8 (2.03%) Extranet
5 4 (1.01%) HTTP
6 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.51%) LDAP
7 1 (0.25%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (36.20%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.56%) MongoDB
3 18 (4.56%) NoSQL
4 17 (4.30%) RavenDB
4 17 (4.30%) CouchDB
5 13 (3.29%) MySQL
5 13 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.76%) HBase
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.51%) SQLite
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.25%) KDB
Development Applications
1 53 (13.42%) Visual Studio
2 50 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (10.38%) MSBuild
4 32 (8.10%) NUnit
5 24 (6.08%) MSTest
6 15 (3.80%) Git (software)
7 14 (3.54%) Subversion
8 13 (3.29%) Microsoft Blend
8 13 (3.29%) TeamCity
8 13 (3.29%) JBehave
9 11 (2.78%) WiX
10 8 (2.03%) NuGet
10 8 (2.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 8 (2.03%) Xcode
11 5 (1.27%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (1.01%) FxCop
13 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.51%) Expression Studio
General
1 69 (17.47%) Finance
2 41 (10.38%) Banking
3 26 (6.58%) Front Office
4 14 (3.54%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.28%) Retail
6 8 (2.03%) Legal
7 6 (1.52%) Advertising
8 4 (1.01%) Marketing
8 4 (1.01%) Electronics
9 3 (0.76%) Law
9 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.76%) Publishing
10 2 (0.51%) Games
10 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 345 (87.34%) Developer
2 158 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 139 (35.19%) .NET Developer
4 89 (22.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (18.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 73 (18.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 45 (11.39%) Senior Developer
8 44 (11.14%) Software Developer
9 42 (10.63%) Front-End Developer
10 30 (7.59%) Programmer
11 25 (6.33%) JavaScript Developer
12 21 (5.32%) Software Engineer
13 20 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
14 19 (4.81%) Lead Developer
15 17 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
15 17 (4.30%) Designer
15 17 (4.30%) UI Designer
16 16 (4.05%) Web Developer
17 15 (3.80%) C# Software Developer
17 15 (3.80%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (84.30%) .NET
2 215 (54.43%) WPF
3 202 (51.14%) ASP.NET
4 155 (39.24%) HTML
5 112 (28.35%) XML
6 108 (27.34%) CSS
7 101 (25.57%) WCF
8 96 (24.30%) Silverlight
9 78 (19.75%) .NET Framework
10 76 (19.24%) HTML5
11 72 (18.23%) jQuery
12 60 (15.19%) LINQ
13 57 (14.43%) Web Services
14 42 (10.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 41 (10.38%) Ajax
16 40 (10.13%) XSLT
17 36 (9.11%) AngularJS
18 30 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
19 20 (5.06%) DHTML
19 20 (5.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.09%) Computer Science
1 28 (7.09%) Open Source
2 23 (5.82%) N-Tier
2 23 (5.82%) Blackberry
2 23 (5.82%) Derivative
3 22 (5.57%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.56%) Smartcard
5 14 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.54%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.29%) Equity Derivative
7 9 (2.28%) Taxonomies
8 7 (1.77%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.52%) NHS
10 5 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.01%) SWIFT
11 4 (1.01%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.76%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 106 (26.84%) Windows
2 65 (16.46%) Windows Phone
3 40 (10.13%) Android
3 40 (10.13%) Apple iOS
4 29 (7.34%) Windows 8
5 24 (6.08%) Windows Phone 8
6 10 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.28%) Linux
8 8 (2.03%) Windows Phone 7
9 7 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (31.14%) TDD
2 104 (26.33%) Multithreading
3 101 (25.57%) Scrum
4 88 (22.28%) BDD
5 87 (22.03%) Software Engineering
6 86 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (20.25%) MVC
8 69 (17.47%) MVVM
9 68 (17.22%) Low Latency
10 67 (16.96%) Pair Programming
11 32 (8.10%) OO
12 26 (6.58%) Content Management
12 26 (6.58%) Unit Testing
13 23 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (5.06%) Migration
15 19 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (4.56%) CRM
17 17 (4.30%) OOD
17 17 (4.30%) Dependency Injection
17 17 (4.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 329 (83.29%) C#
2 138 (34.94%) JavaScript
3 88 (22.28%) SQL
4 56 (14.18%) Java
5 41 (10.38%) VB.NET
6 38 (9.62%) C++
6 38 (9.62%) PowerShell
7 18 (4.56%) VB
8 16 (4.05%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.80%) VBScript
9 15 (3.80%) PHP
10 12 (3.04%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.03%) Delphi
11 8 (2.03%) Ruby
12 7 (1.77%) C
12 7 (1.77%) VBA
12 7 (1.77%) Python
13 6 (1.52%) Perl
13 6 (1.52%) VB6
14 4 (1.01%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 25 (6.33%) Degree
2 8 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.04%) ISO 8583
2 7 (1.77%) QA
3 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.76%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.51%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 69 (17.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.57%) Telerik
3 19 (4.81%) Oracle
4 13 (3.29%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.28%) Nintex
6 5 (1.27%) VMware
7 4 (1.01%) Trapeze
8 3 (0.76%) Infragistics
9 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.25%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.25%) Perforce
10 1 (0.25%) SolidWorks
10 1 (0.25%) Genesys
10 1 (0.25%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.25%) Sybase
10 1 (0.25%) SAP
10 1 (0.25%) JBoss
10 1 (0.25%) Symbian
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Talent Source Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Company Bonus, Annual leave, Childcare Voucher
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Ipswich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + bonus, pension and private healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago