Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1057 1019 1040
Rank change year-on-year -38 +21 -34
Permanent jobs citing XAML 135 167 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 101 134 220
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,875 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,250
% change year-on-year +3.03% +7.84% -4.38%

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 98,013 94,176 109,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.67% 53.63% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82,449 80,616 94,128
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -32 125 £45,000 +5.88% 28
UK excluding London +4 101 £42,500 +3.03% 20
London -31 34 £60,000 +28.34% 9
East of England +10 32 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South East +2 29 £42,750 +6.88% 8
Midlands +13 15 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North of England 0 14 £39,000 -8.24% 5
Yorkshire +20 11 £39,000 -8.24% 1
Scotland -32 9 £43,000 +14.67% 1
West Midlands +19 8 £41,250 +17.86% 1
East Midlands +15 7 £35,000 -17.65% 1
North West -2 3 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Wales +6 1 £32,500 -35.00%
South West -2 1 £35,000 -6.67% 3

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 (97.04%) C#
2 111 (82.22%) WPF
3 81 (60.00%) .NET
4 65 (48.15%) SQL Server
5 49 (36.30%) HTML
5 49 (36.30%) MVVM
6 48 (35.56%) SQL
6 48 (35.56%) MVC
7 47 (34.81%) ASP.NET
8 46 (34.07%) JavaScript
9 40 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (29.63%) WCF
10 37 (27.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (27.41%) TDD
11 35 (25.93%) Finance
12 33 (24.44%) .NET Framework
13 32 (23.70%) Windows
14 31 (22.96%) Visual Studio
14 31 (22.96%) Xamarin
15 30 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (22.22%) CSS
15 30 (22.22%) Microsoft
16 27 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 26 (19.26%) Entity Framework
17 26 (19.26%) HTML5
18 21 (15.56%) jQuery
18 21 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (14.81%) Degree
19 20 (14.81%) Relational Database
20 18 (13.33%) 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 6 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.74%) Maya
3 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.74%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.67%) SaaS
3 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.48%) Office 365
5 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (2.96%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.89%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (4.44%) SQLite
7 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.48%) Big Data
9 2 (1.48%) Redis
10 1 (0.74%) GIS
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.74%) Power BI
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (22.96%) Visual Studio
2 18 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 17 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 14 (10.37%) Subversion
6 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Blend
6 5 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.96%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.96%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.48%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.74%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.74%) FishEye
9 1 (0.74%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.74%) JIRA
9 1 (0.74%) NUnit
General
1 35 (25.93%) Finance
2 15 (11.11%) Banking
3 14 (10.37%) Investment Banking
4 10 (7.41%) Games
5 9 (6.67%) Front Office
6 8 (5.93%) Law
7 7 (5.19%) Marketing
7 7 (5.19%) Retail
8 6 (4.44%) Electronics
9 2 (1.48%) Legal
9 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 126 (93.33%) Developer
2 90 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 47 (34.81%) .NET Developer
4 37 (27.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (24.44%) WPF Developer
6 32 (23.70%) C# WPF Developer
7 27 (20.00%) Software Developer
8 24 (17.78%) C# Software Developer
9 21 (15.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (15.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (13.33%) SQL Developer
11 13 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 13 (9.63%) XAML Developer
12 12 (8.89%) Angular Developer
13 11 (8.15%) Lead C# Developer
13 11 (8.15%) Lead Developer
13 11 (8.15%) Mobile Developer
14 10 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
14 10 (7.41%) .NET Team Leader
14 10 (7.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (82.22%) WPF
2 81 (60.00%) .NET
3 49 (36.30%) HTML
4 47 (34.81%) ASP.NET
5 40 (29.63%) WCF
6 37 (27.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (24.44%) .NET Framework
8 30 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (22.22%) CSS
9 27 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 26 (19.26%) Entity Framework
10 26 (19.26%) HTML5
11 21 (15.56%) jQuery
12 18 (13.33%) Web Services
13 16 (11.85%) Angular 2
13 16 (11.85%) CSS3
14 15 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (10.37%) D3.js
15 14 (10.37%) Silverlight
15 14 (10.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 13 (9.63%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.89%) Equities
4 12 (8.89%) Fixed Income
4 12 (8.89%) Hedge funds
5 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.70%) User Experience
7 4 (2.96%) EMV
8 2 (1.48%) Online Games
9 1 (0.74%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.74%) Derivative
9 1 (0.74%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.70%) Windows
2 11 (8.15%) Android
3 9 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.96%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.48%) Linux
5 2 (1.48%) VMS
5 2 (1.48%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.30%) MVVM
2 48 (35.56%) MVC
3 40 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (27.41%) TDD
5 18 (13.33%) OO
6 17 (12.59%) SDLC
7 14 (10.37%) Analytics
7 14 (10.37%) Time Management
8 12 (8.89%) Equity Research
8 12 (8.89%) Fund Management
8 12 (8.89%) Prototyping
8 12 (8.89%) SOLID
9 11 (8.15%) Mobile Development
10 10 (7.41%) Mathematics
11 9 (6.67%) OOD
11 9 (6.67%) OOP
11 9 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
12 8 (5.93%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.19%) Pair Programming
13 7 (5.19%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 131 (97.04%) C#
2 48 (35.56%) SQL
3 46 (34.07%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.33%) C
5 16 (11.85%) C++
5 16 (11.85%) TypeScript
6 15 (11.11%) Java
7 12 (8.89%) T-SQL
8 11 (8.15%) PHP
9 9 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 8 (5.93%) Python
11 7 (5.19%) PowerShell
11 7 (5.19%) VB
11 7 (5.19%) VB6
12 5 (3.70%) ANSI SQL
12 5 (3.70%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.96%) VBA
14 1 (0.74%) Delphi
14 1 (0.74%) Lua
14 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (14.81%) Degree
2 11 (8.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Ansible
1 2 (1.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.74%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (22.96%) Xamarin
2 30 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.19%) Oracle
4 4 (2.96%) Google
5 2 (1.48%) SAP
5 2 (1.48%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.74%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.74%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.74%) RedGate