Period
to 21 September 2017

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 21 September 2017 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
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 775 794
Rank change year-on-year +209 +19 +311
Permanent jobs citing Xamarin 790 512 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.60% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 716 454 526
UK median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +1.19%

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 78588 85479 101418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.54% 43.94% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 60795 69296 82457
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Xamarin in the UK

Xamarin
Top 15 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 21 September 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
England +185 697 £45,000 - 55
UK excluding London +201 606 £41,500 +3.75% 50
London +23 164 £57,500 +4.55% 9
Midlands +102 144 £41,500 +25.76% 7
South East +99 123 £42,500 -5.56% 9
North of England +44 122 £37,500 -3.85% 18
West Midlands +74 101 £42,250 +40.83% 3
East of England +50 91 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North West +40 83 £37,500 -3.85% 12
Scotland +14 57 £46,250 +15.63% 2
South West +11 54 £41,500 +0.30% 4
East Midlands +54 43 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Yorkshire +24 29 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Wales - 16 £36,250 - 2
North East +16 10 £31,500 -3.08% 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing Xamarin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 641 (81.14%) C#
2 630 (79.75%) .NET
3 488 (61.77%) JavaScript
4 451 (57.09%) MVC
5 417 (52.78%) ASP.NET
6 391 (49.49%) HTML
7 371 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
8 362 (45.82%) CSS
9 333 (42.15%) Android
10 328 (41.52%) Apple iOS
11 321 (40.63%) SQL Server
12 298 (37.72%) Mobile App
13 287 (36.33%) Mobile Development
14 280 (35.44%) AngularJS
15 277 (35.06%) SQL
16 261 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 247 (31.27%) Microsoft Azure
18 222 (28.10%) ASP.NET Web API
19 211 (26.71%) HTML5
20 204 (25.82%) Microsoft
21 181 (22.91%) .NET Framework
22 178 (22.53%) jQuery
23 170 (21.52%) Git (software)
24 149 (18.86%) TDD
25 147 (18.61%) iOS Development
26 146 (18.48%) Visual Studio
27 143 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
28 140 (17.72%) Entity Framework
29 136 (17.22%) SOLID
30 134 (16.96%) Android Development

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 51 (6.46%) SharePoint
2 49 (6.20%) CMS
3 34 (4.30%) IIS
4 29 (3.67%) Umbraco
5 17 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
5 17 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (0.89%) Apache
8 7 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.76%) Confluence
9 6 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.63%) Sitefinity
10 5 (0.63%) WordPress
11 4 (0.51%) SAS
12 3 (0.38%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.13%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.13%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.13%) JBoss
13 1 (0.13%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.63%) InVision
2 5 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 247 (31.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (6.71%) SaaS
4 21 (2.66%) GitHub
4 21 (2.66%) PaaS
5 19 (2.41%) Office 365
6 17 (2.15%) Azure Machine Learning
7 8 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (0.76%) Google Play
9 5 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.51%) npm
11 3 (0.38%) Bluemix
11 3 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.38%) Trello
12 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.13%) Firebase
13 1 (0.13%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.27%) DNS
2 8 (1.01%) Bluetooth
2 8 (1.01%) HTTP
2 8 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (0.76%) LDAP
4 5 (0.63%) Internet
5 3 (0.38%) Broadband
6 2 (0.25%) IMAP
7 1 (0.13%) DAB
7 1 (0.13%) MQTT
7 1 (0.13%) Skype
7 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 102 (12.91%) NoSQL
3 63 (7.97%) MongoDB
4 42 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (4.43%) DocumentDB
6 34 (4.30%) MySQL
7 31 (3.92%) Relational Database
8 30 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (2.28%) Power BI
12 17 (2.15%) Blockchain
13 13 (1.65%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.52%) Big Data
14 12 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (1.52%) SQLite
15 9 (1.14%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (0.89%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 170 (21.52%) Git (software)
2 146 (18.48%) Visual Studio
3 109 (13.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (8.23%) Selenium
5 47 (5.95%) Subversion
6 40 (5.06%) JIRA
7 35 (4.43%) SpecFlow
8 34 (4.30%) NUnit
9 26 (3.29%) git-flow
10 22 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
10 22 (2.78%) Xcode
11 21 (2.66%) Karma Test Runner
11 21 (2.66%) TeamCity
12 19 (2.41%) Jasmine
13 17 (2.15%) MSTest
13 17 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 16 (2.03%) Jenkins
15 10 (1.27%) Cucumber
15 10 (1.27%) Darcs
16 9 (1.14%) Android Studio
General
1 114 (14.43%) Finance
2 33 (4.18%) Electronics
3 27 (3.42%) Marketing
4 26 (3.29%) Advertising
5 18 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.90%) Legal
6 15 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.52%) Retail
8 11 (1.39%) Publishing
9 10 (1.27%) Games
10 7 (0.89%) Banking
11 5 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.51%) Back Office
13 3 (0.38%) Automotive
13 3 (0.38%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 675 (85.44%) Developer
2 338 (42.78%) .NET Developer
3 241 (30.51%) C# Developer
4 182 (23.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 157 (19.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 146 (18.48%) Software Developer
7 125 (15.82%) Senior Developer
8 122 (15.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 104 (13.16%) Mobile Developer
10 102 (12.91%) Xamarin Developer
11 83 (10.51%) Senior .NET Developer
12 76 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 73 (9.24%) iOS Developer
14 68 (8.61%) .NET Software Developer
15 67 (8.48%) C# Software Developer
16 58 (7.34%) Android Developer
16 58 (7.34%) Senior C# Developer
17 56 (7.09%) Applications Developer
18 51 (6.46%) Full Stack Developer
19 50 (6.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 630 (79.75%) .NET
2 417 (52.78%) ASP.NET
3 391 (49.49%) HTML
4 362 (45.82%) CSS
5 280 (35.44%) AngularJS
6 261 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 222 (28.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 211 (26.71%) HTML5
9 181 (22.91%) .NET Framework
10 178 (22.53%) jQuery
11 140 (17.72%) Entity Framework
12 133 (16.84%) CSS3
13 128 (16.20%) Web Services
14 114 (14.43%) React
15 110 (13.92%) WPF
16 92 (11.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 89 (11.27%) REST
18 82 (10.38%) RESTful
19 77 (9.75%) Ajax
20 75 (9.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 298 (37.72%) Mobile App
2 102 (12.91%) Greenfield Project
3 91 (11.52%) User Experience
4 42 (5.32%) Computer Science
5 34 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.29%) iPad
7 13 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.27%) Graphic Design
8 10 (1.27%) mHealth
9 9 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.01%) Fintech
10 8 (1.01%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.01%) W3C
11 7 (0.89%) Smartphone
12 6 (0.76%) BBC
12 6 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (0.76%) NHS
13 5 (0.63%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 333 (42.15%) Android
2 328 (41.52%) Apple iOS
3 120 (15.19%) Windows
4 24 (3.04%) Windows Phone
5 22 (2.78%) Linux
6 4 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (57.09%) MVC
2 371 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
3 287 (36.33%) Mobile Development
4 149 (18.86%) TDD
5 147 (18.61%) iOS Development
6 143 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
7 136 (17.22%) SOLID
8 134 (16.96%) Android Development
9 129 (16.33%) Scrum
10 126 (15.95%) Web Development
11 119 (15.06%) Unit Testing
12 97 (12.28%) Software Engineering
13 95 (12.03%) Microservices
14 94 (11.90%) SDLC
15 92 (11.65%) DevOps
16 81 (10.25%) Mobile Application Development
17 75 (9.49%) OO
17 75 (9.49%) Test Automation
18 72 (9.11%) SOA
19 66 (8.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 641 (81.14%) C#
2 488 (61.77%) JavaScript
3 277 (35.06%) SQL
4 110 (13.92%) Java
5 90 (11.39%) Objective-C
6 68 (8.61%) Apple Swift
7 66 (8.35%) T-SQL
8 63 (7.97%) TypeScript
9 59 (7.47%) VB.NET
10 55 (6.96%) XAML
11 41 (5.19%) C++
12 29 (3.67%) PHP
13 22 (2.78%) VB
14 20 (2.53%) C
15 15 (1.90%) ES6
16 14 (1.77%) Python
16 14 (1.77%) Ruby
17 7 (0.89%) Delphi
18 6 (0.76%) Perl
18 6 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 98 (12.41%) Degree
2 24 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 13 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.63%) CISM
5 4 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.51%) CISSP
5 4 (0.51%) ISEB
6 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.05%) QA
2 7 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.63%) COBIT
3 5 (0.63%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 25 (3.16%) Docker
2 9 (1.14%) Firmware
3 8 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (2.15%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.39%) Puppet
3 6 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.38%) Ansible
4 3 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.13%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 204 (25.82%) Microsoft
2 30 (3.80%) Google
3 29 (3.67%) Sitecore
4 28 (3.54%) Oracle
5 22 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 21 (2.66%) Apple
6 21 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (2.15%) AppDynamics
7 17 (2.15%) New Relic
8 16 (2.03%) SAP
9 11 (1.39%) Telerik
10 10 (1.27%) DevExpress
11 7 (0.89%) IBM
12 3 (0.38%) BT
12 3 (0.38%) RedGate
12 3 (0.38%) Virgin Media
13 2 (0.25%) Twitter
14 1 (0.13%) Appcelerator