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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 828 898 807
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -91
Permanent jobs citing XAML 87 70 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.064% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.12% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66 57 181
Median salary £51,250 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
51871 56384 61000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.89% 51.33% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44889 48032 51844
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 72 £52,500 +21.38% 11
London +50 29 £65,000 - 4
East of England +54 27 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Suffolk - 13 £52,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 13 £52,500 -
Essex +9 11 £52,500 - 3
South East +34 9 £35,000 -30.00%
Basildon - 9 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire +13 6 £37,500 -25.00%
Bracknell - 5 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
East Midlands +9 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Leicester - 4 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 4 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +30 3 £27,500 -45.00%
Hertfordshire - 3 £42,500 -
City of London +63 2 £67,500 -6.89%
Yorkshire +25 2 £34,250 -19.41% 2
South Yorkshire - 2 £34,250 - 1
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Milton Keynes +21 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Reading +13 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Staffordshire -3 1 £45,000 +38.46%
West Midlands -14 1 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -18 1 £45,000 +80.00%
Rotherham - 1 £37,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £31,000 - 1
Broxbourne - 1 £42,500 -
Watford - 1 - -

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 221 (92.86%) C#
2 190 (79.83%) .NET
3 159 (66.81%) WPF
4 132 (55.46%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (55.04%) Windows
6 117 (49.16%) SQL
7 107 (44.96%) WCF
8 102 (42.86%) HTML
9 91 (38.24%) .NET Framework
10 82 (34.45%) TDD
11 77 (32.35%) Visual Studio
12 75 (31.51%) SQL Server
13 74 (31.09%) ASP.NET
13 74 (31.09%) CSS
14 72 (30.25%) Unit Testing
15 71 (29.83%) Silverlight
16 70 (29.41%) Entity Framework
17 69 (28.99%) Microsoft
18 68 (28.57%) XML
18 68 (28.57%) JavaScript
18 68 (28.57%) Degree
19 65 (27.31%) MVVM
19 65 (27.31%) LINQ
20 64 (26.89%) HTML5
21 62 (26.05%) MVC
22 61 (25.63%) ASP.NET Web API
23 57 (23.95%) User Experience
24 55 (23.11%) Web Services
25 51 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
26 50 (21.01%) Scrum

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 14 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.42%) CMS
2 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.78%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.10%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.72%) MySQL
3 7 (2.94%) Redis
3 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.10%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.68%) CouchDB
5 4 (1.68%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.68%) RavenDB
6 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.84%) HBase
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 77 (32.35%) Visual Studio
2 41 (17.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (15.13%) Subversion
4 29 (12.18%) Git (software)
5 24 (10.08%) NUnit
6 21 (8.82%) Plastic SCM
7 20 (8.40%) NSubstitute
7 20 (8.40%) ReSharper
8 15 (6.30%) MSTest
8 15 (6.30%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (5.04%) Gradle
9 12 (5.04%) Grunt
9 12 (5.04%) gulp
10 6 (2.52%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.68%) FitNesse
11 4 (1.68%) MSBuild
11 4 (1.68%) NuGet
11 4 (1.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 3 (1.26%) JIRA
12 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 29 (12.18%) Finance
2 21 (8.82%) Marketing
3 20 (8.40%) Manufacturing
4 17 (7.14%) Advertising
5 16 (6.72%) Electronics
5 16 (6.72%) Telecoms
6 12 (5.04%) Banking
7 11 (4.62%) Legal
8 8 (3.36%) Games
9 4 (1.68%) Front Office
10 3 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.26%) Retail
11 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (81.93%) Developer
2 119 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 84 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 53 (22.27%) Software Developer
5 49 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (19.75%) WPF Developer
7 39 (16.39%) Senior Developer
8 38 (15.97%) C# Software Developer
9 26 (10.92%) C# WPF Developer
9 26 (10.92%) Senior .NET Developer
10 25 (10.50%) XAML Developer
11 24 (10.08%) Junior
11 24 (10.08%) Junior Developer
12 22 (9.24%) UI Developer
13 20 (8.40%) Analyst
13 20 (8.40%) Senior C# Developer
14 19 (7.98%) XML Developer
15 18 (7.56%) Analyst Programmer
15 18 (7.56%) C# Programmer
15 18 (7.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (79.83%) .NET
2 159 (66.81%) WPF
3 107 (44.96%) WCF
4 102 (42.86%) HTML
5 91 (38.24%) .NET Framework
6 74 (31.09%) ASP.NET
6 74 (31.09%) CSS
7 71 (29.83%) Silverlight
8 70 (29.41%) Entity Framework
9 68 (28.57%) XML
10 65 (27.31%) LINQ
11 64 (26.89%) HTML5
12 61 (25.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 55 (23.11%) Web Services
14 49 (20.59%) AngularJS
15 48 (20.17%) jQuery
16 38 (15.97%) ADO.NET
17 31 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
18 28 (11.76%) WinForms
19 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 57 (23.95%) User Experience
2 29 (12.18%) Computer Science
3 27 (11.34%) Mobile App
4 20 (8.40%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (8.40%) N-Tier
5 17 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.36%) Physics
7 7 (2.94%) Online Games
8 6 (2.52%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.68%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.84%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.84%) Fintech
11 2 (0.84%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.84%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.84%) Informatics
11 2 (0.84%) Life Science
11 2 (0.84%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 131 (55.04%) Windows
2 25 (10.50%) Windows 8
3 21 (8.82%) Windows 10
3 21 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 16 (6.72%) Android
5 13 (5.46%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.78%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (2.52%) Unix
8 5 (2.10%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (55.46%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (34.45%) TDD
3 72 (30.25%) Unit Testing
4 65 (27.31%) MVVM
5 62 (26.05%) MVC
6 51 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
7 50 (21.01%) Scrum
8 44 (18.49%) OOP
9 41 (17.23%) BDD
9 41 (17.23%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (15.97%) Software Engineering
11 36 (15.13%) Mobile Development
12 26 (10.92%) SOA
13 24 (10.08%) Pair Programming
14 22 (9.24%) Web Application Development
14 22 (9.24%) Workflow
15 21 (8.82%) Automated Testing
16 19 (7.98%) Migration
17 18 (7.56%) CRM
18 17 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 221 (92.86%) C#
2 117 (49.16%) SQL
3 68 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 46 (19.33%) T-SQL
5 26 (10.92%) C++
6 14 (5.88%) TypeScript
7 12 (5.04%) Objective-C
8 11 (4.62%) Java
9 10 (4.20%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.36%) C
11 4 (1.68%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.84%) Clojure
12 2 (0.84%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.84%) Scala
12 2 (0.84%) VB
13 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.42%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 68 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 69 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.08%) DevExpress
3 20 (8.40%) Oracle
4 14 (5.88%) SAP
5 12 (5.04%) Telerik
6 5 (2.10%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
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