Period
to 22 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 731 916 1061
Rank change year-on-year +185 +145 -2
Permanent jobs citing XAML 32 110 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.087% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.086% 0.16% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 36 102 71
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £34,850 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,125 £63,625 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% -7.78% +5.88%

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 with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 37,192 68,240 83,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 58.08% 54.12% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31,374 56,808 69,729
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

XAML
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XAML in the UK

XAML
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XAML in the UK

XAML
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing XAML over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for XAML in the UK

XAML
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. 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 +175 30 £41,500 -7.78% 10
UK excluding London +136 22 £40,000 -3.61% 10
South East +127 9 £42,500 - 2
South West +79 9 £40,000 - 3
London +182 8 £62,500 +5.04%
Work from Home -56 5 £40,000 - 1
Midlands +75 2 £35,000 -22.22%
North West +73 2 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North of England +63 2 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, IT jobs citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 28 (87.50%) WPF
3 23 (71.88%) .NET
4 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
5 14 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 14 (43.75%) MVVM
6 13 (40.63%) Azure
6 13 (40.63%) .NET Core
7 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 11 (34.38%) SQL
8 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
9 10 (31.25%) Windows
9 10 (31.25%) Entity Framework
10 9 (28.13%) MVC
11 8 (25.00%) TypeScript
11 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (25.00%) Xamarin
12 7 (21.88%) CSS
12 7 (21.88%) HTML
12 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
13 6 (18.75%) Finance
13 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
13 6 (18.75%) CSS3
13 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (18.75%) HTML5
13 6 (18.75%) WCF
13 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
13 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering

XAML
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 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Azure
2 3 (9.38%) npm
2 3 (9.38%) NuGet
3 2 (6.25%) AWS
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2019
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (9.38%) Mercurial
4 3 (9.38%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
6 1 (3.13%) Gemini Tracker
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) MSTest
6 1 (3.13%) NUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Front Office
2 5 (15.63%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Back Office
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) Software Developer
5 9 (28.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) WPF Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Angular Developer
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Xamarin Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) WPF
2 23 (71.88%) .NET
3 14 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 13 (40.63%) .NET Core
5 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
6 10 (31.25%) Entity Framework
7 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.88%) CSS
8 7 (21.88%) HTML
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (18.75%) CSS3
9 6 (18.75%) HTML5
9 6 (18.75%) WCF
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) WinForms
10 5 (15.63%) XML
11 4 (12.50%) React
12 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Equities
1 5 (15.63%) Fixed Income
1 5 (15.63%) Hedge funds
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (6.25%) Verilog
4 2 (6.25%) VHDL
5 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) MVVM
2 9 (28.13%) MVC
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) Analytics
5 5 (15.63%) Equity Research
5 5 (15.63%) Fund Management
6 4 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (12.50%) OO
6 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (9.38%) Requirements Gathering
8 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (6.25%) Development Roadmap
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps
8 2 (6.25%) FPGA Design
8 2 (6.25%) Mobile Development
8 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) C
6 3 (9.38%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) VB
6 3 (9.38%) VB6
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (9.38%) DevExpress
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) iManage