Period
to 25 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xamarin over the 6 months to 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Xamarin.

Xamarin
UK
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 476 613 499
Rank change year-on-year +137 -114 +125
Permanent jobs citing Xamarin 216 519 940
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.38% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.91% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 207 481 931
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% -2.22%
10th Percentile £32,300 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £70,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +4.82%

Xamarin is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19,054 57,188 69,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.01% 42.00% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15,018 43,486 54,033
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Xamarin as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in the UK

Xamarin
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Xamarin.

Salary trend for Xamarin in the UK

Xamarin
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Xamarin over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Xamarin in the UK

Xamarin
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the UK over the 6 months to 25 October 2020. 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
England +151 190 £45,000 -5.26% 69
UK excluding London +98 173 £42,500 -5.56% 60
South East +127 62 £50,000 -9.09% 6
North of England +105 36 £40,000 -9.09% 20
London +227 35 £50,000 -9.09% 13
Work from Home +24 35 £45,000 -11.76% 16
North West +93 21 £40,000 -9.09% 11
East of England +122 20 £57,500 +43.75% 8
Scotland +88 20 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Midlands +74 19 £45,000 -2.17% 11
South West +132 15 £42,500 -10.53% 10
West Midlands +88 10 £47,500 +5.56% 5
North East +34 10 £35,000 -9.68% 3
East Midlands +59 9 £40,000 -17.95% 6
Yorkshire +83 5 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Wales +37 1 £60,000 +60.00% 3

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, IT jobs citing Xamarin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 165 (76.39%) C#
2 146 (67.59%) .NET
3 98 (45.37%) JavaScript
4 94 (43.52%) Android
5 90 (41.67%) Mobile App
6 85 (39.35%) Apple iOS
7 83 (38.43%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (35.19%) Mobile Development
9 71 (32.87%) SQL
10 68 (31.48%) HTML
11 65 (30.09%) ASP.NET
12 64 (29.63%) SQL Server
13 62 (28.70%) Azure
14 59 (27.31%) CSS
15 52 (24.07%) Git (software)
16 50 (23.15%) MVC
17 46 (21.30%) .NET Framework
18 43 (19.91%) .NET Core
19 42 (19.44%) AngularJS
19 42 (19.44%) Microsoft
20 40 (18.52%) jQuery
21 36 (16.67%) HTML5
21 36 (16.67%) Java
22 34 (15.74%) Software Engineering
22 34 (15.74%) Unit Testing
23 33 (15.28%) OO
24 32 (14.81%) DevOps
25 30 (13.89%) Android Development
25 30 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
25 30 (13.89%) React

Xamarin
Co-occurring 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 8 (3.70%) CMS
2 6 (2.78%) Joomla!
2 6 (2.78%) WordPress
3 5 (2.31%) Drupal
3 5 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.93%) Headless CMS
4 2 (0.93%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.46%) Confluence
5 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.46%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 62 (28.70%) Azure
2 15 (6.94%) AWS
3 7 (3.24%) SaaS
4 6 (2.78%) Google Play
4 6 (2.78%) PaaS
4 6 (2.78%) Power Platform
5 3 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.39%) GCP
5 3 (1.39%) iTunes
5 3 (1.39%) Serverless
6 2 (0.93%) npm
6 2 (0.93%) NuGet
6 2 (0.93%) Office 365
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.46%) AWS IoT
7 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.46%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.85%) RTP
2 3 (1.39%) Internet
3 2 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.02%) MongoDB
2 13 (6.02%) MySQL
2 13 (6.02%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.63%) Big Data
4 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.31%) Power BI
7 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
8 3 (1.39%) Mixpanel
9 2 (0.93%) ActiveReports
9 2 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (0.93%) Event Store
9 2 (0.93%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.46%) Redis
10 1 (0.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 52 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.80%) NUnit
3 14 (6.48%) Appium
4 10 (4.63%) Xcode
5 9 (4.17%) Android Studio
5 9 (4.17%) Selenium
6 7 (3.24%) JIRA
6 7 (3.24%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.78%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.85%) Moq
8 4 (1.85%) PowerBuilder
8 4 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.39%) Calabash
9 3 (1.39%) Gradle
9 3 (1.39%) Hudson
9 3 (1.39%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.39%) Subversion
9 3 (1.39%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.93%) Babel
10 2 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 16 (7.41%) Finance
2 12 (5.56%) Public Sector
3 6 (2.78%) Advertising
4 3 (1.39%) Banking
4 3 (1.39%) Electronics
4 3 (1.39%) Law
4 3 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 182 (84.26%) Developer
2 57 (26.39%) Software Developer
3 48 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 37 (17.13%) Mobile Developer
5 36 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
6 30 (13.89%) .NET Developer
7 29 (13.43%) Senior Developer
8 20 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (8.80%) Applications Developer
9 19 (8.80%) C# Software Developer
10 17 (7.87%) Lead Developer
11 14 (6.48%) Software Engineer
12 12 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
12 12 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 12 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (5.09%) iOS Developer
14 10 (4.63%) Android Developer
14 10 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 9 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (67.59%) .NET
2 68 (31.48%) HTML
3 65 (30.09%) ASP.NET
4 59 (27.31%) CSS
5 46 (21.30%) .NET Framework
6 43 (19.91%) .NET Core
7 42 (19.44%) AngularJS
8 40 (18.52%) jQuery
9 36 (16.67%) HTML5
10 30 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (13.89%) Entity Framework
10 30 (13.89%) React
11 25 (11.57%) REST
12 24 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (10.65%) React Native
13 23 (10.65%) WPF
14 20 (9.26%) RESTful
15 18 (8.33%) XML
16 17 (7.87%) JSON
17 15 (6.94%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 90 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (5.09%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.39%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.39%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.39%) Social Media
6 3 (1.39%) User Experience
7 2 (0.93%) EPoS
7 2 (0.93%) Life Science
7 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.46%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.46%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) NHS
8 1 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 94 (43.52%) Android
2 85 (39.35%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.09%) Windows
4 8 (3.70%) Linux
5 3 (1.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.46%) Unix
6 1 (0.46%) VMS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.43%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (35.19%) Mobile Development
3 50 (23.15%) MVC
4 34 (15.74%) Software Engineering
4 34 (15.74%) Unit Testing
5 33 (15.28%) OO
6 32 (14.81%) DevOps
7 30 (13.89%) Android Development
8 28 (12.96%) iOS Development
9 26 (12.04%) TDD
10 23 (10.65%) Test Automation
10 23 (10.65%) Web Development
11 20 (9.26%) OOP
11 20 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
12 18 (8.33%) Scrum
13 17 (7.87%) Microservices
14 14 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 165 (76.39%) C#
2 98 (45.37%) JavaScript
3 71 (32.87%) SQL
4 36 (16.67%) Java
5 28 (12.96%) Python
6 17 (7.87%) Apple Swift
7 16 (7.41%) C++
8 14 (6.48%) TypeScript
9 13 (6.02%) PHP
9 13 (6.02%) VB.NET
10 11 (5.09%) Kotlin
11 9 (4.17%) Objective-C
12 8 (3.70%) C
13 7 (3.24%) Ruby
14 6 (2.78%) ES6
14 6 (2.78%) ES8
15 5 (2.31%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.85%) PowerShell
17 3 (1.39%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (5.09%) Degree
2 3 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.93%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.93%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) CIW
4 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.80%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.78%) Google
3 5 (2.31%) Apple
3 5 (2.31%) Oracle
4 4 (1.85%) MuleSoft
5 2 (0.93%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.93%) Telerik
6 1 (0.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.46%) Twitter