Period
to 19 August 2017

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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 955 1055 1161
Rank change year-on-year +100 +106 -231
Permanent jobs citing XAML 228 209 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 213 175 117
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +3.66%

XAML is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 98350 103342 111268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.59% 52.40% 51.19%
Number of salaries quoted 81428 89447 94712
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 2017.

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 19 August 2017. 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 +102 210 £45,000 +5.88% 15
UK excluding London +82 135 £40,000 -5.88% 15
London +39 82 £52,500 -2.33% 1
North of England +27 42 £38,750 +3.33% 7
North West +7 35 £37,500 -9.64% 7
South East +79 28 £35,000 -2.78%
Midlands +22 28 £32,500 -23.53% 2
West Midlands +26 27 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East of England -26 27 £45,000 -14.29% 4
Yorkshire +31 7 £40,000 +16.79%
Scotland +14 6 £45,000 - 1
South West -5 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Wales +19 1 £32,000 +6.67%
East Midlands +6 1 £40,000 -5.88%

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing XAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for XAML.

1 225 (98.68%) C#
2 198 (86.84%) .NET
3 141 (61.84%) WPF
4 137 (60.09%) SQL
5 133 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 100 (43.86%) WCF
7 99 (43.42%) MVC
8 90 (39.47%) JavaScript
9 83 (36.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 81 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
10 81 (35.53%) ASP.NET
10 81 (35.53%) Windows
11 75 (32.89%) Visual Studio
12 69 (30.26%) Finance
12 69 (30.26%) .NET Framework
12 69 (30.26%) MVVM
13 68 (29.82%) Microsoft
14 63 (27.63%) TDD
14 63 (27.63%) Xamarin
15 54 (23.68%) HTML
16 51 (22.37%) Entity Framework
17 50 (21.93%) Silverlight
17 50 (21.93%) AngularJS
18 49 (21.49%) LINQ
19 44 (19.30%) Banking
19 44 (19.30%) TypeScript
20 43 (18.86%) CSS
21 41 (17.98%) Marketing
21 41 (17.98%) Unit Testing
22 40 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server

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 (1.32%) CMS
1 3 (1.32%) WordPress
2 2 (0.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.32%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.32%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (1.32%) InDesign
2 3 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.32%) Google Play
2 3 (1.32%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.58%) Ethernet
2 15 (6.58%) RS-232
3 3 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.88%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.44%) Broadband
5 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.96%) Relational Database
3 21 (9.21%) RDBMS
4 20 (8.77%) Redis
5 17 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (3.95%) SQLite
9 7 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (2.19%) SSDT
12 3 (1.32%) GIS
12 3 (1.32%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 75 (32.89%) Visual Studio
2 40 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (10.53%) MSTest
3 24 (10.53%) NUnit
4 15 (6.58%) Microsoft Blend
4 15 (6.58%) MSI
4 15 (6.58%) NuGet
4 15 (6.58%) WiX
5 6 (2.63%) Subversion
6 4 (1.75%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 69 (30.26%) Finance
2 44 (19.30%) Banking
3 41 (17.98%) Marketing
4 36 (15.79%) Electronics
5 31 (13.60%) Investment Banking
6 27 (11.84%) Manufacturing
7 24 (10.53%) Telecoms
8 20 (8.77%) Games
9 7 (3.07%) Front Office
10 6 (2.63%) Advertising
11 3 (1.32%) Multimedia
11 3 (1.32%) Retail
12 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.44%) Law
13 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 207 (90.79%) Developer
2 154 (67.54%) C# Developer
3 85 (37.28%) .NET Developer
4 61 (26.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (13.16%) C# WCF Developer
5 30 (13.16%) WCF Developer
6 27 (11.84%) UI Developer
7 25 (10.96%) Xamarin Developer
8 23 (10.09%) Mobile Developer
9 22 (9.65%) Software Developer
9 22 (9.65%) SQL Developer
10 20 (8.77%) C# Programmer
10 20 (8.77%) Programmer
11 19 (8.33%) C# WPF Developer
11 19 (8.33%) WPF Developer
12 13 (5.70%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (5.26%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (4.82%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (86.84%) .NET
2 141 (61.84%) WPF
3 100 (43.86%) WCF
4 83 (36.40%) ASP.NET Web API
5 81 (35.53%) ASP.NET
6 69 (30.26%) .NET Framework
7 54 (23.68%) HTML
8 51 (22.37%) Entity Framework
9 50 (21.93%) AngularJS
9 50 (21.93%) Silverlight
10 49 (21.49%) LINQ
11 43 (18.86%) CSS
12 40 (17.54%) Web Services
13 38 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (15.35%) LINQ to SQL
15 34 (14.91%) HTML5
16 29 (12.72%) XML
17 27 (11.84%) D3.js
18 25 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
19 24 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.09%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (9.21%) Mobile App
3 20 (8.77%) Online Games
4 17 (7.46%) User Experience
5 15 (6.58%) Data Structures
5 15 (6.58%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 15 (6.58%) Internet of Things
6 10 (4.39%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.95%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.95%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (2.63%) Fixed Income
9 6 (2.63%) NHS
10 4 (1.75%) Equities
10 4 (1.75%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.75%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (1.32%) Learning Management System
11 3 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 81 (35.53%) Windows
2 33 (14.47%) Android
2 33 (14.47%) Apple iOS
3 19 (8.33%) Linux
4 15 (6.58%) Mac OS
4 15 (6.58%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 9 (3.95%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.32%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (43.42%) MVC
2 81 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (30.26%) MVVM
4 63 (27.63%) TDD
5 41 (17.98%) Unit Testing
6 38 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 38 (16.67%) OO
7 31 (13.60%) Software Engineering
7 31 (13.60%) Test Automation
8 30 (13.16%) Analytics
9 27 (11.84%) E-Commerce
9 27 (11.84%) Scrum
10 24 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
10 24 (10.53%) Mobile Development
10 24 (10.53%) Programme Management
11 23 (10.09%) Web Development
12 20 (8.77%) Dependency Injection
12 20 (8.77%) Low Latency
12 20 (8.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 225 (98.68%) C#
2 137 (60.09%) SQL
3 90 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 44 (19.30%) TypeScript
5 35 (15.35%) C++
6 28 (12.28%) T-SQL
7 25 (10.96%) C
8 9 (3.95%) Java
9 7 (3.07%) Delphi
9 7 (3.07%) Python
10 6 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.19%) F#
11 5 (2.19%) VC++
12 3 (1.32%) PHP
12 3 (1.32%) VB
13 2 (0.88%) VBA
14 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (17.11%) Degree
2 8 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) HNC
5 1 (0.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 68 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 63 (27.63%) Xamarin
3 24 (10.53%) SAP
4 7 (3.07%) Oracle
5 3 (1.32%) Adobe
5 3 (1.32%) Google