Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for XAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XAML over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 203 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +242
Permanent jobs citing XAML 8 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% - -
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.27%

XAML is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3437 2795 3209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 60.90% 53.88% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 1722 1995
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

XAML
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing XAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for XAML in Scotland

XAML
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XAML in Scotland.

Salary trend for XAML in Scotland

XAML
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XAML in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XAML in Scotland

XAML
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -22 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Fife - 4 £40,000 -
XAML
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 across the Scotland region with a requirement for XAML.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
5 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET

XAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# WPF Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) WPF Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
3 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVVM
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft