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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 779 822 763
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -59
Permanent jobs citing XAML 151 133 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 131 117 137
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
52100 52836 56258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.97% 50.34% 53.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44920 45406 47264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +41 133 £45,000 +5.88% 15
London +47 60 £65,000 +8.33% 3
East of England +3 18 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands -19 14 £36,250 -9.37% 7
South West -5 13 £47,500 +18.75% 3
South East +6 12 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Yorkshire +7 10 £42,500 +21.42%
Berkshire - 10 £42,500 -
Essex +7 9 £30,000 -33.33%
Birmingham +3 9 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Cambridge +1 9 £42,500 -19.04%
Cambridgeshire -3 9 £42,500 -19.04%
Bristol -4 9 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Basildon -7 7 - -
Scotland +1 6 £36,750 -5.16%
Glasgow -15 6 £36,750 +8.08%
City of London +62 5 £47,500 -32.14%
Leeds +7 5 - -
East Midlands +2 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Yorkshire +2 5 - -
Sheffield - 5 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 5 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 -
Leicestershire +4 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Leicester - 4 £42,500 - 1
Bracknell - 4 £25,000 -
Poole - 4 £22,500 -
Dorset - 4 £22,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £42,500 -

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 209 (86.01%) C#
2 181 (74.49%) .NET
3 170 (69.96%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (42.39%) Windows
5 99 (40.74%) WPF
6 98 (40.33%) SQL
7 97 (39.92%) TDD
8 92 (37.86%) CSS
9 87 (35.80%) MVC
9 87 (35.80%) .NET Framework
10 84 (34.57%) Software Engineering
11 82 (33.74%) Scrum
11 82 (33.74%) HTML
12 81 (33.33%) ASP.NET
13 76 (31.28%) SQL Server
14 74 (30.45%) JavaScript
15 72 (29.63%) MVVM
16 71 (29.22%) Microsoft
16 71 (29.22%) jQuery
17 70 (28.81%) User Experience
18 65 (26.75%) WCF
18 65 (26.75%) Degree
19 62 (25.51%) XML
20 61 (25.10%) Entity Framework
21 58 (23.87%) Mobile Development
22 55 (22.63%) Finance
23 54 (22.22%) Unit Testing
23 54 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
24 52 (21.40%) Team Foundation Server
25 50 (20.58%) ASP.NET Web API

XAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (7.82%) IIS
2 8 (3.29%) Node.js
3 3 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.23%) Apache
3 3 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.23%) CMS
3 3 (1.23%) NServiceBus
3 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.65%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.41%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.41%) PaaS
3 14 (5.76%) SaaS
4 8 (3.29%) IaaS
5 2 (0.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.47%) Internet
2 3 (1.23%) HTTP
3 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.82%) NFC
3 2 (0.82%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (31.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.35%) RDBMS
3 13 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.53%) MySQL
5 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.65%) OLTP
8 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.82%) HBase
9 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.41%) mvBase
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 52 (21.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (20.16%) Visual Studio
3 40 (16.46%) Subversion
4 33 (13.58%) Git (software)
5 26 (10.70%) Plastic SCM
6 22 (9.05%) NUnit
6 22 (9.05%) TeamCity
7 17 (7.00%) Moq
8 10 (4.12%) MSTest
9 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Blend
10 8 (3.29%) ReSharper
10 8 (3.29%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (2.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 5 (2.06%) Grunt
12 5 (2.06%) gulp
12 5 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (2.06%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.23%) FitNesse
13 3 (1.23%) Gradle
13 3 (1.23%) NSubstitute
General
1 55 (22.63%) Finance
2 19 (7.82%) Retail
3 16 (6.58%) Advertising
4 12 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.53%) Marketing
6 10 (4.12%) Banking
6 10 (4.12%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.29%) Legal
8 7 (2.88%) Front Office
8 7 (2.88%) Games
9 5 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.65%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.23%) Electronics
11 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 201 (82.72%) Developer
2 127 (52.26%) C# Developer
3 95 (39.09%) .NET Developer
4 83 (34.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 45 (18.52%) Software Engineer
6 44 (18.11%) C# Software Developer
7 43 (17.70%) Software Developer
7 43 (17.70%) UI Developer
8 37 (15.23%) Senior C# Developer
9 33 (13.58%) Applications Developer
10 31 (12.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 30 (12.35%) .NET Software Developer
12 28 (11.52%) ASP.NET Developer
12 28 (11.52%) Senior .NET Developer
12 28 (11.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 27 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
14 26 (10.70%) Senior UI Developer
14 26 (10.70%) XML Developer
15 25 (10.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (74.49%) .NET
2 99 (40.74%) WPF
3 92 (37.86%) CSS
4 87 (35.80%) .NET Framework
5 82 (33.74%) HTML
6 81 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 71 (29.22%) jQuery
8 65 (26.75%) WCF
9 62 (25.51%) XML
10 61 (25.10%) Entity Framework
11 54 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (20.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 49 (20.16%) HTML5
14 48 (19.75%) Silverlight
15 46 (18.93%) Web Services
16 44 (18.11%) AngularJS
17 38 (15.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 20 (8.23%) NHibernate
19 18 (7.41%) CSS3
20 17 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 70 (28.81%) User Experience
2 36 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 22 (9.05%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (7.00%) Computer Science
4 17 (7.00%) Hedge funds
5 15 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.53%) Algorithms
7 10 (4.12%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.70%) Digital Media
8 9 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (3.29%) EPoS
9 8 (3.29%) Fixed Income
10 7 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (2.88%) Xbox
11 5 (2.06%) Biotechnology
11 5 (2.06%) Equities
11 5 (2.06%) Informatics
11 5 (2.06%) RIA
12 4 (1.65%) FMCG
12 4 (1.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 103 (42.39%) Windows
2 42 (17.28%) Windows 8
3 38 (15.64%) Windows Mobile
4 35 (14.40%) Android
5 27 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 26 (10.70%) Windows 7
7 19 (7.82%) Windows Phone
8 8 (3.29%) Windows CE
9 5 (2.06%) Unix
9 5 (2.06%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (69.96%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (39.92%) TDD
3 87 (35.80%) MVC
4 84 (34.57%) Software Engineering
5 82 (33.74%) Scrum
6 72 (29.63%) MVVM
7 58 (23.87%) Mobile Development
8 54 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 40 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (13.99%) Multithreading
11 32 (13.17%) Web Development
12 24 (9.88%) Automated Testing
13 23 (9.47%) Asset Management
13 23 (9.47%) System Testing
14 21 (8.64%) Analytics
14 21 (8.64%) Pair Programming
15 20 (8.23%) Dependency Injection
15 20 (8.23%) SDLC
16 19 (7.82%) OOD
17 17 (7.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 209 (86.01%) C#
2 98 (40.33%) SQL
3 74 (30.45%) JavaScript
4 39 (16.05%) T-SQL
5 32 (13.17%) Java
6 31 (12.76%) C++
7 8 (3.29%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.88%) MATLAB
8 7 (2.88%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.47%) VB
9 6 (2.47%) VBA
10 5 (2.06%) C
10 5 (2.06%) PHP
10 5 (2.06%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.65%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.23%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.82%) Clojure
13 2 (0.82%) Scala
14 1 (0.41%) Python
14 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 65 (26.75%) Degree
2 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.82%) MCAD
3 2 (0.82%) MCPD
3 2 (0.82%) MCSD
3 2 (0.82%) MCTS
4 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.82%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.06%) Control-M
2 2 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 71 (29.22%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.70%) Xamarin
3 21 (8.64%) Telerik
4 15 (6.17%) Oracle
5 13 (5.35%) DevExpress
6 8 (3.29%) Adobe
7 5 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.65%) Apple
9 3 (1.23%) SAP
10 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.41%) IBM
11 1 (0.41%) Infragistics
11 1 (0.41%) jBASE
11 1 (0.41%) Tableau
11 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.41%) Twitter
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