Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 304 326
Rank change year-on-year +14 +22 -5
Permanent jobs citing XAML 8 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.088% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 29
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.31% -18.75% +35.59%
10th Percentile £22,275 £26,250 £33,900
90th Percentile £48,250 £52,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -1.73%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,129 5,259 5,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.50% 52.57% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,497 4,589 4,402
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

XAML
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing XAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XAML in the West Midlands

XAML
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XAML in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for XAML in the West Midlands

XAML
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XAML in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for XAML in the West Midlands

XAML
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 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
Staffordshire +6 3 £45,000 -
Coventry +5 2 £33,000 -22.35%
Birmingham -3 2 £46,750 +43.85%
Shropshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
XAML
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XAML.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) WinForms
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) DevExpress
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) XSD
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
5 3 (37.50%) OOD
5 3 (37.50%) SOA
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (25.00%) NSubstitute

XAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Play
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) NSubstitute
3 2 (25.00%) NUnit
3 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) XAML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XSD
4 2 (25.00%) LINQ
4 2 (25.00%) Ninject
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDET
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin