Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 280 322 330
Rank change year-on-year +42 +8 -12
Permanent jobs citing XAML 10 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.11% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.21% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 2
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,425 £26,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £45,000 £46,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -10.53%

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 3,457 5,199 5,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 42.46% 51.49% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,884 4,445 4,295
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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
Coventry +14 4 £41,250 -2.94%
Shropshire - 2 £25,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
XAML
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) WinForms
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) DevExpress
3 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Xamarin
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) EMV
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XSD
5 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) SOA

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 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Moq
3 1 (10.00%) NSubstitute
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) Universal Windows Platform
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) XSD
5 1 (10.00%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) EMV
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) MVVM
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) SDET
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Power Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) IEC 62304
1 1 (10.00%) MISRA
1 1 (10.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) DevExpress
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Google