Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1043 1053 1055
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 +107
Permanent jobs citing XAML 98 137 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.076% 0.091%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 81 117 136
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £66,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.97%

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 89,966 99,386 99,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.24% 55.35% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 74,943 81,786 85,663
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +17 93 £42,500 -5.56% 25
UK excluding London +23 83 £42,500 +6.25% 22
South East +29 32 £45,000 +25.00% 2
East of England +29 21 £45,000 - 4
London +36 15 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Midlands +25 14 £35,000 -6.67% 3
West Midlands +36 9 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Yorkshire +29 9 £37,500 -11.76% 2
North of England +26 9 £37,500 -9.09% 8
East Midlands +10 5 £32,500 - 1
South West +4 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Scotland -16 3 £45,750 +3.98% 3
Wales - 1 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 91 (92.86%) C#
2 76 (77.55%) .NET
3 66 (67.35%) WPF
4 60 (61.22%) SQL
5 48 (48.98%) SQL Server
6 40 (40.82%) Visual Studio
7 33 (33.67%) .NET Framework
8 31 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (29.59%) Software Engineering
9 29 (29.59%) MVVM
10 26 (26.53%) OO
10 26 (26.53%) ASP.NET
10 26 (26.53%) Windows
11 25 (25.51%) HTML
12 22 (22.45%) Microsoft
13 21 (21.43%) XML
13 21 (21.43%) Relational Database
14 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
15 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
15 19 (19.39%) Subversion
15 19 (19.39%) TDD
16 18 (18.37%) SDLC
17 17 (17.35%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (17.35%) RDBMS
18 16 (16.33%) MVC
18 16 (16.33%) WCF
18 16 (16.33%) Computer Science
19 15 (15.31%) Entity Framework
19 15 (15.31%) Scrum
19 15 (15.31%) 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 3 (3.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.06%) SaaS
4 2 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.10%) Bluetooth
2 5 (5.10%) HTTP
2 5 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.08%) Ethernet
3 4 (4.08%) Internet
4 3 (3.06%) RS-232
4 3 (3.06%) SMS
5 2 (2.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 17 (17.35%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (17.35%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.14%) SQLite
5 6 (6.12%) GIS
6 5 (5.10%) MySQL
7 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.02%) Power BI
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (40.82%) Visual Studio
2 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
3 19 (19.39%) Subversion
4 12 (12.24%) ReSharper
5 11 (11.22%) Jenkins
6 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (6.12%) MSBuild
7 6 (6.12%) NUnit
8 4 (4.08%) JIRA
8 4 (4.08%) StyleCop
9 3 (3.06%) WiX
9 3 (3.06%) Xcode
10 2 (2.04%) NSubstitute
10 2 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.02%) git-flow
11 1 (1.02%) Gradle
11 1 (1.02%) Hudson
11 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (1.02%) Moq
11 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (6.12%) Automotive
2 5 (5.10%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.06%) Electronics
3 3 (3.06%) Law
3 3 (3.06%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (68.37%) Developer
2 41 (41.84%) C# Developer
3 36 (36.73%) Software Developer
4 26 (26.53%) .NET Developer
5 24 (24.49%) C# Software Developer
5 24 (24.49%) Software Engineer
6 16 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (15.31%) C# WPF Developer
7 15 (15.31%) WPF Developer
8 13 (13.27%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (11.22%) Junior
10 8 (8.16%) XAML Developer
11 7 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
11 7 (7.14%) SQL Developer
12 6 (6.12%) Junior C# Software Engineer
13 5 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
14 4 (4.08%) Graduate Software Developer
14 4 (4.08%) Junior C# Developer
14 4 (4.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (77.55%) .NET
2 66 (67.35%) WPF
3 33 (33.67%) .NET Framework
4 26 (26.53%) ASP.NET
5 25 (25.51%) HTML
6 21 (21.43%) XML
7 16 (16.33%) WCF
8 15 (15.31%) Entity Framework
8 15 (15.31%) Web Services
9 13 (13.27%) CSS
10 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (12.24%) LINQ
11 11 (11.22%) WinForms
12 8 (8.16%) DHTML
12 8 (8.16%) HTML5
12 8 (8.16%) SOAP
13 7 (7.14%) Ajax
13 7 (7.14%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (6.12%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (8.16%) User Experience
3 7 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.06%) CAN bus
6 3 (3.06%) EPoS
6 3 (3.06%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.06%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.06%) Robotics
7 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.04%) EMV
7 2 (2.04%) Social Network
8 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.02%) Fintech
8 1 (1.02%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) Android
2 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.08%) Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Unix
4 2 (2.04%) VMS
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.59%) MVVM
2 29 (29.59%) Software Engineering
3 26 (26.53%) OO
4 19 (19.39%) TDD
5 18 (18.37%) SDLC
6 16 (16.33%) MVC
7 15 (15.31%) OOP
7 15 (15.31%) Scrum
8 13 (13.27%) OOD
9 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
10 10 (10.20%) SOLID
11 9 (9.18%) Test Automation
12 7 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (7.14%) Mathematics
12 7 (7.14%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (6.12%) SOA
13 6 (6.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 91 (92.86%) C#
2 60 (61.22%) SQL
3 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
4 15 (15.31%) C++
4 15 (15.31%) Java
5 13 (13.27%) PHP
6 8 (8.16%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 7 (7.14%) C
7 7 (7.14%) VB
8 6 (6.12%) Delphi
9 4 (4.08%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.06%) ES6
10 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.06%) Python
11 2 (2.04%) VB6
12 1 (1.02%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
2 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.04%) MCPD
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) DICOM
2 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.02%) PMO
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Firmware
2 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Ansible
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (1.02%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Xamarin
3 5 (5.10%) DevExpress
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) Assembla
5 2 (2.04%) ESRI
5 2 (2.04%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.02%) Dell
6 1 (1.02%) Sophos