Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1017 973 1072
Rank change year-on-year -44 +99 +106
Permanent jobs citing XAML 152 228 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 117 213 175
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 94,234 98,404 103,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.76% 55.54% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 78,198 81,476 89,448
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 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 -51 147 £42,500 -5.56% 38
UK excluding London -2 106 £42,500 +6.25% 29
South East +36 49 £45,000 +28.57% 9
London +1 47 £45,000 -14.29% 12
Midlands +21 22 £35,000 +7.69% 4
East of England +2 17 £45,000 - 6
East Midlands +20 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands +7 8 £43,000 +32.31% 3
South West +19 7 £46,000 +22.67% 1
North of England -20 6 £32,500 -16.13% 6
Yorkshire +33 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Scotland -15 5 £45,750 +1.67% 2
North West -17 1 £32,500 -13.33% 4

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 131 (86.18%) C#
2 112 (73.68%) .NET
3 111 (73.03%) WPF
4 78 (51.32%) SQL Server
5 69 (45.39%) Windows
6 63 (41.45%) SQL
7 60 (39.47%) .NET Framework
8 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 47 (30.92%) Visual Studio
10 45 (29.61%) ASP.NET
11 43 (28.29%) OO
11 43 (28.29%) Relational Database
12 42 (27.63%) HTML
13 40 (26.32%) Software Engineering
14 37 (24.34%) Web Services
15 32 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
15 32 (21.05%) JavaScript
15 32 (21.05%) RDBMS
15 32 (21.05%) MVVM
16 30 (19.74%) MVC
16 30 (19.74%) Entity Framework
17 29 (19.08%) Git (software)
18 27 (17.76%) XML
19 25 (16.45%) OOD
19 25 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (16.45%) SDLC
20 24 (15.79%) WCF
20 24 (15.79%) Ajax
20 24 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
20 24 (15.79%) Java

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 (3.29%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 9 (5.92%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.95%) SaaS
6 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.66%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.21%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.61%) Internet
2 7 (4.61%) SMS
3 6 (3.95%) Ethernet
4 5 (3.29%) Bluetooth
4 5 (3.29%) RS-232
4 5 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.66%) HTTP
5 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (51.32%) SQL Server
2 43 (28.29%) Relational Database
3 32 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 16 (10.53%) SQLite
5 13 (8.55%) GIS
5 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.95%) Power BI
8 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.97%) MS Access
11 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.32%) MySQL
11 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.32%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 47 (30.92%) Visual Studio
2 29 (19.08%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (11.18%) Jenkins
4 17 (11.18%) Subversion
5 14 (9.21%) MSBuild
6 13 (8.55%) ReSharper
7 10 (6.58%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (4.61%) JIRA
9 6 (3.95%) NUnit
10 5 (3.29%) WiX
10 5 (3.29%) Xcode
11 4 (2.63%) StyleCop
12 3 (1.97%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (1.32%) NSubstitute
14 1 (0.66%) FitNesse
14 1 (0.66%) Gradle
14 1 (0.66%) Maven
14 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Blend
14 1 (0.66%) Moq
General
1 13 (8.55%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Automotive
3 9 (5.92%) Advertising
3 9 (5.92%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.61%) Law
5 5 (3.29%) Electronics
5 5 (3.29%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.63%) Banking
7 3 (1.97%) Legal
8 2 (1.32%) Back Office
8 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Marketing
9 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (63.82%) Developer
2 62 (40.79%) C# Developer
3 41 (26.97%) Software Developer
4 33 (21.71%) Software Engineer
5 31 (20.39%) .NET Developer
6 25 (16.45%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (11.84%) C# WPF Developer
8 18 (11.84%) WPF Developer
9 17 (11.18%) C# Software Engineer
10 16 (10.53%) SQL Developer
11 12 (7.89%) Junior
12 11 (7.24%) Mid-Level C# Developer
12 11 (7.24%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (5.92%) Junior Software Engineer
13 9 (5.92%) SQL Server Developer
14 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (5.26%) Junior C# Software Engineer
15 7 (4.61%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (73.68%) .NET
2 111 (73.03%) WPF
3 60 (39.47%) .NET Framework
4 45 (29.61%) ASP.NET
5 42 (27.63%) HTML
6 37 (24.34%) Web Services
7 30 (19.74%) Entity Framework
8 27 (17.76%) XML
9 24 (15.79%) Ajax
9 24 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (15.79%) WCF
10 22 (14.47%) LINQ
11 21 (13.82%) HTML5
12 17 (11.18%) CSS
12 17 (11.18%) WinForms
13 14 (9.21%) JSON
14 12 (7.89%) ADO.NET
14 12 (7.89%) DHTML
14 12 (7.89%) jQuery
15 10 (6.58%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.92%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.26%) Social Network
4 5 (3.29%) CAN bus
4 5 (3.29%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (3.29%) Internet of Things
4 5 (3.29%) LIMS
4 5 (3.29%) Robotics
4 5 (3.29%) User Experience
5 4 (2.63%) EPoS
5 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.97%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.32%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (45.39%) Windows
2 11 (7.24%) Linux
3 10 (6.58%) VMS
4 7 (4.61%) Android
5 6 (3.95%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.97%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.66%) Unix
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.29%) OO
2 40 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 32 (21.05%) MVVM
4 30 (19.74%) MVC
5 25 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (16.45%) OOD
5 25 (16.45%) SDLC
6 20 (13.16%) OOP
6 20 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 18 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.21%) TDD
9 13 (8.55%) Scrum
10 11 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.24%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (7.24%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (6.58%) DevOps
11 10 (6.58%) Mathematics
11 10 (6.58%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 131 (86.18%) C#
2 63 (41.45%) SQL
3 32 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.79%) Java
5 23 (15.13%) C++
6 19 (12.50%) PHP
7 17 (11.18%) C
8 14 (9.21%) VB.NET
9 13 (8.55%) Delphi
9 13 (8.55%) Python
10 12 (7.89%) T-SQL
10 12 (7.89%) VB
11 11 (7.24%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.61%) R
12 7 (4.61%) VB6
13 1 (0.66%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.66%) IronPython
13 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.66%) Ruby
13 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.16%) Degree
2 9 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) PMO
2 4 (2.63%) DICOM
3 2 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (6.58%) Docker
2 6 (3.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (6.58%) Ansible
1 10 (6.58%) Puppet
2 1 (0.66%) WMI
Vendors
1 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.92%) Infragistics
3 5 (3.29%) Assembla
3 5 (3.29%) ESRI
3 5 (3.29%) Oracle
4 4 (2.63%) DevExpress
4 4 (2.63%) TOWER Software
5 2 (1.32%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.66%) Apple
6 1 (0.66%) Google