Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 553 572 550
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22 +45
Permanent jobs citing Xamarin 502 679 851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 1.08% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 463 657 767
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% -2.35%

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 49,399 62,924 78,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.61% 42.16% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37,795 48,390 61,752
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 29 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Xamarin in the UK

Xamarin
Top 17 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 29 March 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 +11 442 £45,000 +2.27% 108
UK excluding London -13 413 £45,000 +2.27% 105
South East +18 152 £55,000 +15.79% 33
North of England +56 136 £44,000 +10.00% 23
North West +100 90 £44,000 -2.22% 12
London +72 53 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Yorkshire -20 43 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Work from Home -9 42 £51,250 +13.89% 13
Midlands +20 39 £47,750 -4.50% 21
South West +48 35 £43,750 +4.17% 6
Scotland +17 30 £46,500 +3.33% 4
East Midlands +23 25 £50,000 +11.11% 15
East of England 0 16 £40,000 -15.79% 18
West Midlands +19 14 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Wales -9 4 £47,500 +46.15%
North East +10 3 £41,000 -18.00% 4
Northern Ireland +13 1 £35,000 -17.65%

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 457 (91.04%) C#
2 390 (77.69%) .NET
3 259 (51.59%) Azure
4 238 (47.41%) JavaScript
5 221 (44.02%) ASP.NET
6 212 (42.23%) SQL Server
7 207 (41.24%) HTML
8 202 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
9 183 (36.45%) CSS
10 182 (36.25%) MVC
11 165 (32.87%) Android
12 162 (32.27%) AngularJS
13 157 (31.27%) Microsoft
14 156 (31.08%) SQL
15 152 (30.28%) .NET Core
16 146 (29.08%) .NET Framework
17 141 (28.09%) Apple iOS
18 120 (23.90%) jQuery
18 120 (23.90%) Mobile Development
19 118 (23.51%) HTML5
20 102 (20.32%) Entity Framework
21 100 (19.92%) ASP.NET Web API
22 99 (19.72%) Mobile App
23 96 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
24 86 (17.13%) Git (software)
25 84 (16.73%) Software Engineering
26 83 (16.53%) Visual Studio
27 82 (16.33%) AWS
28 81 (16.14%) DevOps
29 78 (15.54%) Test Automation

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 23 (4.58%) IIS
2 19 (3.78%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.19%) Drupal
4 9 (1.79%) CMS
5 6 (1.20%) EPiServer
5 6 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.60%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) Kentico
9 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (1.20%) Chatbot
1 6 (1.20%) Fireworks
1 6 (1.20%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 259 (51.59%) Azure
2 82 (16.33%) AWS
3 40 (7.97%) PaaS
4 39 (7.77%) SaaS
5 15 (2.99%) GCP
6 10 (1.99%) Serverless
7 7 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (1.20%) Google Play
9 4 (0.80%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.80%) AWS Fargate
9 4 (0.80%) GitHub
9 4 (0.80%) NuGet
9 4 (0.80%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.80%) Route 53
10 3 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.60%) AWS Step Functions
11 2 (0.40%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.79%) RTP
2 6 (1.20%) DAB
2 6 (1.20%) Internet
3 3 (0.60%) AMQP
3 3 (0.60%) RFID
4 2 (0.40%) Firewall
4 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (42.23%) SQL Server
2 49 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 33 (6.57%) MySQL
4 21 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.98%) Redis
5 20 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.99%) NoSQL
8 13 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (2.39%) Cosmos DB
10 10 (1.99%) Big Data
11 7 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.20%) Data Lake
13 5 (1.00%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.80%) ActiveReports
14 4 (0.80%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 86 (17.13%) Git (software)
2 83 (16.53%) Visual Studio
3 40 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (7.17%) SpecFlow
5 30 (5.98%) Grunt
6 25 (4.98%) gulp
6 25 (4.98%) Selenium
7 23 (4.58%) webpack
8 14 (2.79%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (2.59%) Subversion
9 13 (2.59%) TeamCity
10 11 (2.19%) PowerBuilder
11 10 (1.99%) JIRA
11 10 (1.99%) Xcode
12 7 (1.39%) Mercurial
12 7 (1.39%) NUnit
12 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (1.20%) Appium
13 6 (1.20%) Fiddler
General
1 58 (11.55%) Finance
2 48 (9.56%) Retail
3 28 (5.58%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.39%) Marketing
5 10 (1.99%) Public Sector
6 6 (1.20%) Advertising
7 5 (1.00%) Electronics
7 5 (1.00%) Military
8 4 (0.80%) Automotive
8 4 (0.80%) Games
8 4 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.60%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 400 (79.68%) Developer
2 139 (27.69%) .NET Developer
3 108 (21.51%) C# Developer
4 101 (20.12%) Xamarin Developer
5 98 (19.52%) Software Developer
6 76 (15.14%) Senior Developer
7 61 (12.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 47 (9.36%) Senior Software Developer
9 46 (9.16%) Mobile Developer
10 40 (7.97%) Junior
11 39 (7.77%) Junior Developer
12 38 (7.57%) Software Engineer
13 35 (6.97%) .NET Software Developer
14 32 (6.37%) Applications Developer
15 31 (6.18%) Architect
16 26 (5.18%) Senior .NET Developer
17 25 (4.98%) SQL Developer
18 22 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
19 21 (4.18%) Azure Developer
19 21 (4.18%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (77.69%) .NET
2 221 (44.02%) ASP.NET
3 207 (41.24%) HTML
4 183 (36.45%) CSS
5 162 (32.27%) AngularJS
6 152 (30.28%) .NET Core
7 146 (29.08%) .NET Framework
8 120 (23.90%) jQuery
9 118 (23.51%) HTML5
10 102 (20.32%) Entity Framework
11 100 (19.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 96 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 77 (15.34%) React
14 74 (14.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 63 (12.55%) Web Services
16 60 (11.95%) XML
17 59 (11.75%) WinForms
18 55 (10.96%) WPF
19 46 (9.16%) PhoneGap
19 46 (9.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 99 (19.72%) Mobile App
2 55 (10.96%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (9.56%) User Experience
4 38 (7.57%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (6.57%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.20%) Blog
9 5 (1.00%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.00%) NHS
10 4 (0.80%) EPoS
11 2 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.40%) iPad
11 2 (0.40%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.20%) CAN bus
12 1 (0.20%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.20%) Kindle
12 1 (0.20%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 165 (32.87%) Android
2 141 (28.09%) Apple iOS
3 47 (9.36%) Windows
4 32 (6.37%) Linux
5 15 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.00%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (36.25%) MVC
3 120 (23.90%) Mobile Development
4 84 (16.73%) Software Engineering
5 81 (16.14%) DevOps
6 78 (15.54%) Scrum
6 78 (15.54%) Test Automation
7 63 (12.55%) Web Development
8 54 (10.76%) Problem-Solving
9 52 (10.36%) Android Development
10 51 (10.16%) Unit Testing
11 46 (9.16%) TDD
12 45 (8.96%) iOS Development
12 45 (8.96%) Mobile Application Development
13 43 (8.57%) Computer Science
14 42 (8.37%) Front End Development
15 39 (7.77%) Microservices
16 38 (7.57%) BDD
17 31 (6.18%) SDLC
18 30 (5.98%) OO
Programming Languages
1 457 (91.04%) C#
2 238 (47.41%) JavaScript
3 156 (31.08%) SQL
4 72 (14.34%) VB.NET
5 49 (9.76%) Java
6 48 (9.56%) T-SQL
7 34 (6.77%) C++
8 31 (6.18%) Python
9 30 (5.98%) VB
10 29 (5.78%) C
11 28 (5.58%) VB6
12 21 (4.18%) Objective-C
12 21 (4.18%) TypeScript
13 16 (3.19%) Apple Swift
14 14 (2.79%) PHP
15 12 (2.39%) XAML
16 7 (1.39%) Ruby
17 5 (1.00%) Kotlin
18 3 (0.60%) ES6
18 3 (0.60%) ES7
Qualifications
1 58 (11.55%) Degree
2 27 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.20%) ISEB
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (12.35%) QA
2 25 (4.98%) GDPR
3 24 (4.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 47 (9.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (3.78%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.60%) Kibana
3 2 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 157 (31.27%) Microsoft
2 42 (8.37%) Google
3 21 (4.18%) Apple
4 20 (3.98%) IBM
5 15 (2.99%) Oracle
6 11 (2.19%) MuleSoft
7 5 (1.00%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.80%) DevExpress
8 4 (0.80%) SAP
9 3 (0.60%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.60%) VMware
10 2 (0.40%) Sybase
11 1 (0.20%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.20%) Informatica
11 1 (0.20%) Samsung
11 1 (0.20%) TIBCO