Period
to 28 January 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 578 550 586
Rank change year-on-year -28 +36 +78
Permanent jobs citing Xamarin 511 724 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 1.13% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 431 635 668
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £68,825
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.88%

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 53,030 64,269 76,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.21% 42.55% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40,464 49,380 60,023
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in the UK

Xamarin
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Xamarin in the UK

Xamarin
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xamarin over the 6 months to 28 January 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 28 January 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 -26 452 £45,000 +2.27% 128
UK excluding London -39 425 £45,000 +2.27% 118
South East +14 143 £57,500 +27.78% 30
North of England +18 142 £44,000 +3.53% 41
North West +95 101 £44,000 -1.12% 31
London +51 58 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Midlands +6 55 £49,000 +8.89% 18
Yorkshire -52 40 £42,500 - 8
Scotland +3 34 £45,000 +1.12% 4
East Midlands +13 32 £50,000 +14.29% 11
South West +16 27 £35,000 -16.67% 2
West Midlands +3 23 £47,500 - 7
East of England +13 19 £40,000 -15.79% 22
Wales - 4 £47,500 -
North East +10 1 £30,000 +10.60% 2
Northern Ireland +4 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 426 (83.37%) C#
2 348 (68.10%) .NET
3 232 (45.40%) JavaScript
4 214 (41.88%) SQL Server
5 210 (41.10%) Azure
6 196 (38.36%) ASP.NET
7 193 (37.77%) Android
8 192 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
9 186 (36.40%) HTML
10 170 (33.27%) Apple iOS
11 166 (32.49%) CSS
12 165 (32.29%) AngularJS
13 161 (31.51%) SQL
14 155 (30.33%) MVC
15 152 (29.75%) Mobile Development
16 144 (28.18%) Microsoft
17 113 (22.11%) jQuery
18 110 (21.53%) .NET Framework
19 107 (20.94%) .NET Core
20 104 (20.35%) Mobile App
21 100 (19.57%) HTML5
22 97 (18.98%) Visual Studio
23 95 (18.59%) ASP.NET MVC
24 94 (18.40%) Git (software)
25 89 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
26 83 (16.24%) React
26 83 (16.24%) Web Services
27 80 (15.66%) Scrum
27 80 (15.66%) Software Engineering
28 78 (15.26%) Java

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 29 (5.68%) IIS
2 19 (3.72%) CMS
3 16 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.54%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.15%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.57%) Drupal
7 6 (1.17%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.78%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.20%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.17%) Chatbot
2 6 (1.17%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 210 (41.10%) Azure
2 67 (13.11%) AWS
3 41 (8.02%) PaaS
4 26 (5.09%) SaaS
5 11 (2.15%) GCP
6 7 (1.37%) Serverless
7 6 (1.17%) BrowserStack
8 5 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (0.98%) GitHub
8 5 (0.98%) Google Play
8 5 (0.98%) npm
8 5 (0.98%) WhatsApp
9 4 (0.78%) NuGet
10 3 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.39%) Azure Functions
11 2 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.39%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.39%) TestFlight
12 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.76%) RTP
2 8 (1.57%) Internet
3 6 (1.17%) DAB
4 4 (0.78%) Firewall
5 3 (0.59%) AMQP
6 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.39%) RFID
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (41.88%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.44%) Relational Database
3 23 (4.50%) MySQL
4 22 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (4.11%) Redis
6 18 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.74%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (1.17%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.98%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (0.98%) Firebird
12 4 (0.78%) ActiveReports
12 4 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.78%) Big Data
12 4 (0.78%) Event Store
12 4 (0.78%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 97 (18.98%) Visual Studio
2 94 (18.40%) Git (software)
3 36 (7.05%) SpecFlow
4 32 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (5.68%) Selenium
6 20 (3.91%) Jenkins
7 18 (3.52%) Grunt
8 15 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 15 (2.94%) Subversion
8 15 (2.94%) Xcode
9 14 (2.74%) Appium
9 14 (2.74%) NUnit
10 12 (2.35%) JIRA
11 11 (2.15%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.96%) gulp
12 10 (1.96%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 10 (1.96%) webpack
13 9 (1.76%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.76%) SoapUI
14 8 (1.57%) Mercurial
General
1 51 (9.98%) Retail
2 46 (9.00%) Finance
3 23 (4.50%) Manufacturing
4 16 (3.13%) Marketing
5 12 (2.35%) Public Sector
6 10 (1.96%) Games
7 6 (1.17%) Advertising
8 5 (0.98%) Billing
8 5 (0.98%) Military
9 4 (0.78%) Automotive
9 4 (0.78%) Electronics
9 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.59%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Local Government
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 433 (84.74%) Developer
2 121 (23.68%) .NET Developer
3 120 (23.48%) Xamarin Developer
4 116 (22.70%) C# Developer
5 95 (18.59%) Software Developer
6 79 (15.46%) Senior Developer
7 77 (15.07%) Mobile Developer
8 69 (13.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (7.83%) Applications Developer
10 37 (7.24%) Junior
11 36 (7.05%) Junior Developer
11 36 (7.05%) Senior Software Developer
12 32 (6.26%) .NET Software Developer
13 31 (6.07%) C# Software Developer
14 29 (5.68%) Software Engineer
15 28 (5.48%) SQL Developer
16 27 (5.28%) Full Stack Developer
17 26 (5.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 25 (4.89%) Android Developer
19 22 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (68.10%) .NET
2 196 (38.36%) ASP.NET
3 186 (36.40%) HTML
4 166 (32.49%) CSS
5 165 (32.29%) AngularJS
6 113 (22.11%) jQuery
7 110 (21.53%) .NET Framework
8 107 (20.94%) .NET Core
9 100 (19.57%) HTML5
10 95 (18.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 89 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 83 (16.24%) React
12 83 (16.24%) Web Services
13 77 (15.07%) Entity Framework
14 60 (11.74%) REST
15 56 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 53 (10.37%) XML
17 52 (10.18%) WinForms
18 48 (9.39%) CSS3
19 46 (9.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 104 (20.35%) Mobile App
2 48 (9.39%) User Experience
3 47 (9.20%) Greenfield Project
4 44 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (6.26%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (5.28%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.54%) iPad
8 6 (1.17%) Blog
8 6 (1.17%) Internet of Things
8 6 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.98%) EPoS
9 5 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.78%) NHS
10 4 (0.78%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.39%) Kindle
13 1 (0.20%) Augmented Reality
13 1 (0.20%) CAN bus
13 1 (0.20%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.20%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 193 (37.77%) Android
2 170 (33.27%) Apple iOS
3 49 (9.59%) Windows
4 24 (4.70%) Linux
5 14 (2.74%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.57%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.78%) VMS
7 4 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.59%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (30.33%) MVC
3 152 (29.75%) Mobile Development
4 80 (15.66%) Scrum
4 80 (15.66%) Software Engineering
5 67 (13.11%) Test Automation
5 67 (13.11%) Web Development
6 64 (12.52%) Problem-Solving
7 62 (12.13%) Android Development
8 59 (11.55%) iOS Development
9 57 (11.15%) Unit Testing
10 56 (10.96%) DevOps
11 52 (10.18%) SDLC
12 50 (9.78%) Microservices
13 48 (9.39%) TDD
14 45 (8.81%) Front End Development
15 42 (8.22%) Computer Science
16 41 (8.02%) BDD
17 38 (7.44%) OO
18 36 (7.05%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 426 (83.37%) C#
2 232 (45.40%) JavaScript
3 161 (31.51%) SQL
4 78 (15.26%) Java
5 58 (11.35%) VB.NET
6 46 (9.00%) T-SQL
7 38 (7.44%) Objective-C
8 33 (6.46%) Python
9 32 (6.26%) VB
10 29 (5.68%) Apple Swift
11 26 (5.09%) C++
11 26 (5.09%) VB6
12 25 (4.89%) TypeScript
13 22 (4.31%) PHP
14 20 (3.91%) C
15 15 (2.94%) Ruby
16 14 (2.74%) Kotlin
17 4 (0.78%) XAML
18 3 (0.59%) ES6
18 3 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (11.55%) Degree
2 23 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.17%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.39%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.81%) QA
2 23 (4.50%) GDPR
3 21 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (8.61%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (1.96%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 144 (28.18%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.28%) Google
3 25 (4.89%) Oracle
4 23 (4.50%) Apple
5 8 (1.57%) MuleSoft
6 6 (1.17%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.17%) IBM
6 6 (1.17%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.78%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.59%) VMware
9 2 (0.39%) Spotify
9 2 (0.39%) Sybase
10 1 (0.20%) Adobe
10 1 (0.20%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.20%) Informatica
10 1 (0.20%) Samsung
10 1 (0.20%) TIBCO