Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1057 1043 1150
Rank change year-on-year -14 +107 -151
Permanent jobs citing XAML 132 176 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.094% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 112 140 143
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,550 £30,900 £22,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,150 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -2.44%

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 99506 98830 113063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.35% 52.83% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 81947 85254 96676
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

XAML
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XAML in the UK

XAML
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XAML in the UK

XAML
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XAML over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XAML in the UK

XAML
Top 13 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 20 November 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 +15 120 £45,000 - 15
UK excluding London +24 90 £41,250 -2.94% 10
London -31 38 £50,000 -13.04% 6
North of England +23 25 £41,250 -2.94% 4
South East +37 21 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Midlands +28 18 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England -22 17 £45,000 -14.29% 2
West Midlands +23 16 £40,000 -11.11%
North West +4 16 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Yorkshire +9 9 £42,500 - 2
Scotland -23 8 £44,000 +17.33% 1
East Midlands +27 2 - -
South West +10 1 £42,500 +9.68%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 132 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (75.00%) WPF
3 98 (74.24%) .NET
4 62 (46.97%) SQL
5 56 (42.42%) SQL Server
6 52 (39.39%) MVC
6 52 (39.39%) MVVM
7 48 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 48 (36.36%) Windows
8 44 (33.33%) Xamarin
9 42 (31.82%) Microsoft
10 41 (31.06%) Visual Studio
11 40 (30.30%) WCF
12 36 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (25.00%) HTML
14 32 (24.24%) TDD
15 31 (23.48%) ASP.NET
16 30 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
17 29 (21.97%) Entity Framework
18 27 (20.45%) ASP.NET Web API
19 26 (19.70%) Finance
20 24 (18.18%) OO
20 24 (18.18%) .NET Framework
21 23 (17.42%) Degree
21 23 (17.42%) C++
22 22 (16.67%) Web Services
23 21 (15.91%) C
23 21 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
23 21 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
24 19 (14.39%) Unit Testing

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 (0.76%) ArcGIS
1 1 (0.76%) IIS
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.06%) SaaS
3 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (3.03%) Bluetooth
2 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.27%) RS-232
4 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.85%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.06%) Redis
5 5 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.79%) SSDT
6 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.03%) SQLite
7 3 (2.27%) GIS
7 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.27%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (31.06%) Visual Studio
2 21 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (9.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.79%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.79%) Subversion
5 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (2.27%) MSI
5 3 (2.27%) MSTest
5 3 (2.27%) NuGet
5 3 (2.27%) NUnit
5 3 (2.27%) WiX
6 2 (1.52%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.76%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (19.70%) Finance
2 17 (12.88%) Electronics
3 15 (11.36%) Marketing
4 12 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 11 (8.33%) Games
6 10 (7.58%) Banking
7 9 (6.82%) Investment Banking
7 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
8 8 (6.06%) Law
8 8 (6.06%) Retail
9 7 (5.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (92.42%) Developer
2 85 (64.39%) C# Developer
3 51 (38.64%) .NET Developer
4 32 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (14.39%) C# WPF Developer
5 19 (14.39%) WPF Developer
6 17 (12.88%) Software Developer
7 14 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.61%) SQL Developer
8 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.58%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.82%) C# WCF Developer
10 9 (6.82%) Junior
10 9 (6.82%) Junior Developer
10 9 (6.82%) WCF Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Graduate
11 7 (5.30%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (75.00%) WPF
2 98 (74.24%) .NET
3 40 (30.30%) WCF
4 33 (25.00%) HTML
5 31 (23.48%) ASP.NET
6 29 (21.97%) Entity Framework
7 27 (20.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 22 (16.67%) Web Services
10 21 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (14.39%) CSS
12 18 (13.64%) HTML5
12 18 (13.64%) RESTful
13 15 (11.36%) AngularJS
14 14 (10.61%) Angular 2
15 13 (9.85%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (9.09%) jQuery
16 12 (9.09%) LINQ
17 11 (8.33%) LINQ to SQL
18 10 (7.58%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
1 16 (12.12%) User Experience
2 9 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.06%) Fixed Income
3 8 (6.06%) Online Games
4 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.55%) Equities
4 6 (4.55%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.79%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (3.03%) Derivative
6 4 (3.03%) EMV
6 4 (3.03%) NHS
7 3 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.27%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 3 (2.27%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.27%) Life Science
7 3 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 48 (36.36%) Windows
2 14 (10.61%) Android
3 13 (9.85%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.30%) Linux
5 4 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.27%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (39.39%) MVC
1 52 (39.39%) MVVM
2 36 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (24.24%) TDD
4 24 (18.18%) OO
5 19 (14.39%) SOLID
5 19 (14.39%) Unit Testing
6 16 (12.12%) OOP
7 15 (11.36%) Multithreading
8 13 (9.85%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.09%) Web Development
10 10 (7.58%) BDD
10 10 (7.58%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.58%) SDLC
10 10 (7.58%) Test Automation
11 9 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (6.82%) Programme Management
12 8 (6.06%) Low Latency
13 7 (5.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) C#
2 62 (46.97%) SQL
3 48 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 23 (17.42%) C++
5 21 (15.91%) C
6 15 (11.36%) TypeScript
7 13 (9.85%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.06%) Python
9 7 (5.30%) Java
10 5 (3.79%) F#
11 4 (3.03%) PHP
11 4 (3.03%) VB
12 3 (2.27%) Delphi
12 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.52%) VBA
14 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (17.42%) Degree
2 7 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) HNC
5 1 (0.76%) HND
5 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 44 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 42 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.82%) SAP
4 4 (3.03%) Oracle
5 3 (2.27%) Google
6 2 (1.52%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.76%) ESRI
7 1 (0.76%) RedGate