Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK

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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 779 981 1101
Rank change year-on-year +202 +120 -288
Permanent jobs citing XAML 43 20 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.018% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.040% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 39
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,250 £30,200
25th Percentile £55,000 £46,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +61.54% -23.53%
75th Percentile £90,625 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +61.54% -19.75%

All Programming Languages
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 28,881 49,836 73,609
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 36.99% 45.13% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22,767 31,510 44,345
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £36,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for XAML in the UK

XAML
Top 9 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 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +232 43 £57,500 +6.98% 22
UK excluding London +122 32 £57,500 +9.52% 20
South East +79 17 £57,500 +1.32% 5
West Midlands - 10 £60,000 - 4
Midlands - 10 £60,000 - 7
London +173 9 £100,000 +21.21%
Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 - 2
North of England - 5 £45,000 - 6
Work from Home +149 4 - - 15

XAML
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) Liferay
2 2 (4.65%) Magnolia
2 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Azure
2 10 (23.26%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (9.30%) Azure API Management
3 4 (9.30%) Azure Event Grid
3 4 (9.30%) Azure Functions
3 4 (9.30%) Azure Service Bus
3 4 (9.30%) Serverless
4 2 (4.65%) GitHub
4 2 (4.65%) npm
4 2 (4.65%) PaaS
5 1 (2.33%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) SQLite
3 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.65%) DB2
3 2 (4.65%) DTS
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git
2 8 (18.60%) FitNesse
2 8 (18.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (18.60%) Selenium
2 8 (18.60%) SonarQube
2 8 (18.60%) TeamCity
2 8 (18.60%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.65%) Bower
3 2 (4.65%) gulp
3 2 (4.65%) Moq
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (34.88%) Manufacturing
2 10 (23.26%) Finance
3 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 8 (18.60%) Investment Banking
3 8 (18.60%) Legal
4 7 (16.28%) Marketing
5 4 (9.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (4.65%) Electronics
6 2 (4.65%) Public Sector
6 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (2.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Senior
3 13 (30.23%) Software Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Full Stack .NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) WPF Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) WPF
2 18 (41.86%) .NET
2 18 (41.86%) .NET Framework
2 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET
2 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (41.86%) Entity Framework
3 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
3 12 (27.91%) HTML
4 10 (23.26%) .NET Core
4 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (23.26%) LINQ
4 10 (23.26%) NHibernate
4 10 (23.26%) Silverlight
4 10 (23.26%) WCF
4 10 (23.26%) Web Services
4 10 (23.26%) XML
5 9 (20.93%) YAML
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (18.60%) Playwright
6 8 (18.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) MVC
2 22 (51.16%) MVVM
3 20 (46.51%) SOLID
4 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
5 14 (32.56%) Agile
6 13 (30.23%) TDD
7 12 (27.91%) DevOps
7 12 (27.91%) Multithreaded Programming
7 12 (27.91%) Multithreading
8 9 (20.93%) Full Stack Development
9 8 (18.60%) Change Control
9 8 (18.60%) Coaching
9 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (18.60%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (18.60%) Inventory Management
9 8 (18.60%) Migration
9 8 (18.60%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (18.60%) SDLC
9 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) C#
2 20 (46.51%) SQL
3 19 (44.19%) C
4 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
4 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.28%) C++
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C
7 4 (9.30%) TypeScript
8 3 (6.98%) Python
9 2 (4.65%) Go
9 2 (4.65%) Java
9 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.65%) Kotlin
9 2 (4.65%) PHP
9 2 (4.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) DevExpress
2 5 (11.63%) Telerik
3 3 (6.98%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) OpenText
4 2 (4.65%) Pega
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce