Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1001 940 1001
Rank change year-on-year -61 +61 +115
Permanent jobs citing XAML 174 227 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 126 209 238
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,875 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 96,408 94,145 104,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.96% 55.18% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 80,282 79,950 90,133
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for XAML in the UK

XAML
Top 14 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 27 May 2018. 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 -54 163 £43,000 -4.44% 37
UK excluding London -2 124 £42,500 +6.25% 26
London -43 51 £45,000 -14.29% 11
South East +9 44 £45,000 - 8
East of England +6 28 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Midlands +26 25 £35,000 -6.67% 6
East Midlands +14 18 £35,000 -15.15% 1
North of England -12 10 £38,500 -3.75% 4
Scotland -34 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Yorkshire +32 9 £38,750 -3.13% 3
West Midlands -7 7 £42,500 +21.43% 5
South West -19 6 £46,000 +22.67% 3
Wales +10 1 £32,500 +1.56%
North West -29 1 £32,500 -16.13% 1

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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.

1 153 (87.93%) C#
2 135 (77.59%) WPF
3 117 (67.24%) .NET
4 99 (56.90%) SQL Server
5 66 (37.93%) .NET Framework
6 65 (37.36%) Windows
7 64 (36.78%) HTML
8 60 (34.48%) ASP.NET
9 59 (33.91%) Microsoft
10 57 (32.76%) SQL
11 51 (29.31%) MVC
12 49 (28.16%) Relational Database
13 45 (25.86%) Visual Studio
14 43 (24.71%) JavaScript
15 41 (23.56%) Web Services
15 41 (23.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (22.99%) MVVM
17 37 (21.26%) Entity Framework
17 37 (21.26%) OO
18 35 (20.11%) CSS
18 35 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (20.11%) WCF
19 34 (19.54%) HTML5
19 34 (19.54%) PostgreSQL
20 32 (18.39%) RDBMS
21 29 (16.67%) SDLC
21 29 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
22 28 (16.09%) Finance
22 28 (16.09%) Software Engineering
23 26 (14.94%) Git (software)

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 5 (2.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.30%) ArcGIS
3 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.57%) Confluence
4 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.57%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.57%) Maya
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 10 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.60%) SaaS
5 2 (1.15%) Office 365
6 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.57%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.87%) Internet
2 5 (2.87%) SMS
3 4 (2.30%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.72%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (56.90%) SQL Server
2 49 (28.16%) Relational Database
3 34 (19.54%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (18.39%) RDBMS
5 19 (10.92%) SQLite
6 14 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (5.17%) GIS
7 9 (5.17%) Oracle Database
7 9 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.02%) Power BI
9 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.72%) MS Access
11 2 (1.15%) Big Data
11 2 (1.15%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.15%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (25.86%) Visual Studio
2 26 (14.94%) Git (software)
3 23 (13.22%) Jenkins
4 21 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (9.20%) Subversion
6 12 (6.90%) MSBuild
6 12 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (4.02%) ReSharper
8 6 (3.45%) JIRA
9 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Blend
9 5 (2.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (2.30%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.30%) WiX
11 3 (1.72%) Xcode
12 2 (1.15%) NUnit
12 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.57%) FishEye
13 1 (0.57%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.57%) NSubstitute
General
1 28 (16.09%) Finance
2 9 (5.17%) Advertising
3 8 (4.60%) Banking
4 7 (4.02%) Automotive
4 7 (4.02%) Law
4 7 (4.02%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.30%) Front Office
6 4 (2.30%) Games
6 4 (2.30%) Legal
7 3 (1.72%) Electronics
7 3 (1.72%) Marketing
7 3 (1.72%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (75.29%) Developer
2 87 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 46 (26.44%) Software Developer
4 44 (25.29%) .NET Developer
5 36 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (18.97%) WPF Developer
7 32 (18.39%) C# Software Developer
7 32 (18.39%) C# WPF Developer
8 23 (13.22%) SQL Developer
9 18 (10.34%) Software Engineer
10 15 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (8.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.32%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 11 (6.32%) Mobile Developer
11 11 (6.32%) XAML Developer
12 10 (5.75%) SQL Server Developer
13 9 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (5.17%) Junior
13 9 (5.17%) Team Leader
14 8 (4.60%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (77.59%) WPF
2 117 (67.24%) .NET
3 66 (37.93%) .NET Framework
4 64 (36.78%) HTML
5 60 (34.48%) ASP.NET
6 41 (23.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (23.56%) Web Services
7 37 (21.26%) Entity Framework
8 35 (20.11%) CSS
8 35 (20.11%) WCF
9 34 (19.54%) HTML5
10 24 (13.79%) XML
11 23 (13.22%) Ajax
11 23 (13.22%) jQuery
12 21 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (10.34%) DHTML
13 18 (10.34%) JSON
14 17 (9.77%) AngularJS
14 17 (9.77%) CSS3
14 17 (9.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.05%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (5.75%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.60%) Social Network
5 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.87%) User Experience
7 4 (2.30%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.30%) Equities
7 4 (2.30%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.30%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.30%) LIMS
7 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.72%) CAN bus
8 3 (1.72%) EPoS
8 3 (1.72%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.72%) Robotics
8 3 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.15%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.36%) Windows
2 12 (6.90%) Linux
2 12 (6.90%) VMS
3 8 (4.60%) Android
4 5 (2.87%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 2 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.31%) MVC
2 40 (22.99%) MVVM
3 37 (21.26%) OO
4 35 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (16.67%) SDLC
6 28 (16.09%) Software Engineering
7 26 (14.94%) TDD
8 22 (12.64%) OOD
9 17 (9.77%) Test Automation
10 14 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.05%) Deployment Automation
11 13 (7.47%) Collaborative Working
11 13 (7.47%) DevOps
11 13 (7.47%) Prototyping
11 13 (7.47%) Rapid Prototyping
11 13 (7.47%) Scrum
12 12 (6.90%) Analytics
13 11 (6.32%) Mobile Development
13 11 (6.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 153 (87.93%) C#
2 57 (32.76%) SQL
3 43 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.37%) Java
5 19 (10.92%) Python
6 18 (10.34%) C
6 18 (10.34%) C++
6 18 (10.34%) PHP
7 17 (9.77%) VB.NET
8 15 (8.62%) T-SQL
9 14 (8.05%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.75%) VB
10 10 (5.75%) VB6
11 9 (5.17%) Delphi
12 8 (4.60%) R
13 5 (2.87%) ANSI SQL
13 5 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.87%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.30%) VBA
15 1 (0.57%) Lua
Qualifications
1 23 (13.22%) Degree
2 12 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 12 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.30%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) PMO
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.90%) Docker
2 4 (2.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (6.90%) Ansible
1 12 (6.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 59 (33.91%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.34%) Xamarin
3 9 (5.17%) Infragistics
3 9 (5.17%) Oracle
4 4 (2.30%) ESRI
4 4 (2.30%) TOWER Software
5 3 (1.72%) Assembla
6 2 (1.15%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.57%) Apple
7 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.57%) Google