The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 7351 7687 9639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.42% 7.20% 8.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.01% 18.14% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6019 6567 8260
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XML
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML within the UK.

XML Salary Trend in the UK

XML
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

XML Salary Histogram in the UK

XML
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 6876 £42,500 +6.25% 769
London -7 2604 £50,000 - 269
South East -3 1506 £40,000 - 146
City of London -3 709 £52,500 -4.54% 87
South West +3 641 £35,000 - 57
North West -9 517 £37,500 +7.14% 85
Yorkshire -7 493 £35,000 +2.94% 58
East of England -11 470 £42,500 +6.25% 53
West Yorkshire -13 330 £37,000 +5.71% 35
Surrey -4 325 £40,000 -2.43% 31
East Midlands -2 324 £40,000 +14.28% 38
Berkshire -12 323 £45,000 +5.88% 27
West Midlands +4 320 £37,500 - 42
Manchester -5 288 £37,500 +7.14% 51
Scotland 0 259 £38,000 -0.65% 37
Leeds -20 207 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Hampshire -11 201 £35,000 -10.25% 29
Oxfordshire +6 182 £40,000 - 25
Bristol +4 167 £35,000 +7.69% 21
Hertfordshire -7 165 £47,500 +26.66% 22
Wiltshire -1 163 £35,000 -4.10% 11
East Sussex 0 141 £36,000 +2.85% 9
Cambridgeshire -14 129 £40,000 - 16
Reading -5 128 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Brighton -3 120 £36,000 +2.85% 8
Glasgow -5 120 £40,750 - 19
Buckinghamshire -1 116 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Birmingham +14 111 £41,875 +4.68% 11
Gloucestershire -2 110 £37,500 - 6
Cheshire -20 110 £37,500 +7.14% 15

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 8099 (51.77%) HTML
2 7724 (49.37%) SQL
3 7153 (45.72%) JavaScript
4 6465 (41.33%) .NET
5 6045 (38.64%) CSS
6 5939 (37.96%) C#
7 5751 (36.76%) Java
8 5558 (35.53%) SQL Server
9 5473 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
10 4957 (31.69%) Web Services
11 4073 (26.04%) ASP.NET
12 3323 (21.24%) jQuery
13 3195 (20.42%) Finance
14 3173 (20.28%) MVC
15 3061 (19.57%) Microsoft
16 2991 (19.12%) Oracle
17 2694 (17.22%) SOAP
18 2673 (17.09%) Degree
19 2573 (16.45%) XSLT
20 2552 (16.31%) OO
21 2476 (15.83%) Ajax
22 2413 (15.42%) JSON
23 2319 (14.82%) Windows
24 2258 (14.43%) Linux
25 2248 (14.37%) Scrum
26 2062 (13.18%) TDD
27 2041 (13.05%) HTML5
28 2007 (12.83%) Spring
29 1978 (12.64%) Software Engineering
30 1912 (12.22%) MySQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1116 (7.13%) Tomcat
2 983 (6.28%) IIS
3 847 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 841 (5.38%) Apache
5 754 (4.82%) WebSphere
6 679 (4.34%) CMS
7 573 (3.66%) WebLogic
8 326 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
9 244 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 223 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 212 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 204 (1.30%) Node.js
13 198 (1.27%) Drupal
14 169 (1.08%) Apache Solr
15 153 (0.98%) WordPress
16 130 (0.83%) Umbraco
17 115 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 114 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
19 108 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
20 102 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1716 (10.97%) MS Excel
2 460 (2.94%) MS Office
3 318 (2.03%) Photoshop
4 120 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 116 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
6 78 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 73 (0.47%) InfoPath
8 62 (0.40%) MS Project
9 61 (0.39%) XMetaL
10 54 (0.35%) Fireworks
11 36 (0.23%) FrameMaker
12 26 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
13 21 (0.13%) InDesign
13 21 (0.13%) RoboHelp
14 16 (0.10%) Acrobat
15 11 (0.070%) Adobe Premiere
16 7 (0.045%) ArcView
16 7 (0.045%) AutoCAD
17 5 (0.032%) ImageReady
17 5 (0.032%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 212 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 138 (0.88%) Magento
3 120 (0.77%) Google Analytics
4 85 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 81 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
6 61 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
7 56 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
8 38 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
9 37 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
10 36 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
11 35 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
12 33 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 33 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
13 27 (0.17%) Visualfiles
14 26 (0.17%) WebTrends
15 25 (0.16%) RMDS
16 24 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
17 22 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
17 22 (0.14%) Markit EDM
18 19 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 422 (2.70%) SaaS
2 136 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 88 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 74 (0.47%) GitHub
6 61 (0.39%) PaaS
7 42 (0.27%) IaaS
8 35 (0.22%) Office 365
9 30 (0.19%) Basecamp
10 23 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (0.13%) Trello
12 17 (0.11%) Force.com
13 15 (0.096%) Joyent
14 12 (0.077%) Amazon S3
15 10 (0.064%) Google Apps
16 9 (0.058%) Amazon EMR
17 7 (0.045%) Pure360
18 3 (0.019%) Google App Engine
18 3 (0.019%) Heroku
19 2 (0.013%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 869 (5.55%) HTTP
2 687 (4.39%) Internet
3 315 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 258 (1.65%) Intranet
5 189 (1.21%) DNS
6 182 (1.16%) SSL
7 163 (1.04%) LDAP
8 159 (1.02%) Firewall
9 134 (0.86%) FTP
10 122 (0.78%) VPN
11 108 (0.69%) SAN
12 88 (0.56%) SMTP
13 65 (0.42%) SNMP
14 63 (0.40%) CTI
15 54 (0.35%) Extranet
16 49 (0.31%) 3G
16 49 (0.31%) SSH
16 49 (0.31%) WAN
17 48 (0.31%) AMQP
18 47 (0.30%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5558 (35.53%) SQL Server
2 1912 (12.22%) MySQL
3 1504 (9.61%) Relational Database
4 1311 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 924 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 864 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 794 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 741 (4.74%) RDBMS
9 550 (3.52%) Oracle Database
10 518 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 445 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
12 391 (2.50%) NoSQL
13 313 (2.00%) Big Data
14 277 (1.77%) MongoDB
15 269 (1.72%) DB2
16 261 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
17 245 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 242 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
19 205 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
20 201 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1486 (9.50%) Visual Studio
2 1459 (9.33%) Subversion
3 1107 (7.08%) Git (software)
4 990 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 939 (6.00%) JUnit
6 809 (5.17%) Eclipse
7 766 (4.90%) Maven
8 620 (3.96%) Ant
9 597 (3.82%) JIRA
10 536 (3.43%) Selenium
11 496 (3.17%) Jenkins
12 327 (2.09%) NUnit
13 264 (1.69%) Cucumber
14 232 (1.48%) Hudson
15 193 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
16 171 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 148 (0.95%) SoapUI
18 144 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
19 135 (0.86%) Mockito
20 122 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3195 (20.42%) Finance
2 856 (5.47%) Banking
3 783 (5.01%) Retail
4 705 (4.51%) Marketing
5 524 (3.35%) Telecoms
6 368 (2.35%) Publishing
7 352 (2.25%) Back Office
8 349 (2.23%) Games
9 262 (1.67%) Advertising
10 189 (1.21%) Investment Banking
11 186 (1.19%) Front Office
12 175 (1.12%) Legal
13 144 (0.92%) Law
14 127 (0.81%) Manufacturing
15 87 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 78 (0.50%) Electronics
17 77 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 73 (0.47%) French Language
19 70 (0.45%) Automotive
20 62 (0.40%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 10234 (65.42%) Developer
2 2245 (14.35%) Java Developer
3 2215 (14.16%) .NET Developer
4 1792 (11.45%) Senior Developer
5 1577 (10.08%) Analyst
6 1416 (9.05%) C# Developer
7 1365 (8.73%) Web Developer
8 1012 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 996 (6.37%) Software Developer
10 801 (5.12%) Consultant
11 766 (4.90%) Software Engineer
12 706 (4.51%) Architect
13 665 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
14 596 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 553 (3.53%) PHP Developer
16 523 (3.34%) Senior Java Developer
17 494 (3.16%) Applications Support
18 473 (3.02%) Programmer
19 423 (2.70%) Junior
20 400 (2.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8099 (51.77%) HTML
2 6465 (41.33%) .NET
3 6045 (38.64%) CSS
4 4957 (31.69%) Web Services
5 4073 (26.04%) ASP.NET
6 3323 (21.24%) jQuery
7 2694 (17.22%) SOAP
8 2573 (16.45%) XSLT
9 2476 (15.83%) Ajax
10 2413 (15.42%) JSON
11 2041 (13.05%) HTML5
12 2007 (12.83%) Spring
13 1747 (11.17%) J2EE
14 1666 (10.65%) WCF
15 1514 (9.68%) .NET Framework
16 1283 (8.20%) Hibernate
17 1204 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
18 1198 (7.66%) REST
19 1195 (7.64%) XHTML
20 1119 (7.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1535 (9.81%) Computer Science
2 1252 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 657 (4.20%) Mobile App
4 637 (4.07%) Open Source
5 610 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 503 (3.22%) User Experience
7 395 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 391 (2.50%) Mathematics
9 354 (2.26%) N-Tier
10 321 (2.05%) Management Information System
11 227 (1.45%) Derivative
11 227 (1.45%) iPhone
12 206 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 188 (1.20%) Data Integration
14 182 (1.16%) W3C
15 173 (1.11%) Social Media
16 169 (1.08%) iPad
17 160 (1.02%) Blackberry
18 158 (1.01%) Digital Media
19 111 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2319 (14.82%) Windows
2 2258 (14.43%) Linux
3 1415 (9.05%) UNIX
4 822 (5.25%) Android
5 729 (4.66%) Apple iOS
6 266 (1.70%) Solaris
7 256 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 132 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 117 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 104 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 90 (0.58%) AIX
12 85 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 75 (0.48%) CentOS
14 71 (0.45%) Windows 8
15 65 (0.42%) Ubuntu
16 61 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
17 53 (0.34%) Windows XP
18 50 (0.32%) Windows Phone
19 43 (0.27%) Mac OS X
20 36 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5473 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
2 3173 (20.28%) MVC
3 2552 (16.31%) OO
4 2248 (14.37%) Scrum
5 2062 (13.18%) TDD
6 1978 (12.64%) Software Engineering
7 1517 (9.70%) E-Commerce
8 1430 (9.14%) Web Development
9 1314 (8.40%) SOA
10 1118 (7.15%) Continuous Integration
11 1084 (6.93%) Unit Testing
12 1056 (6.75%) Mentoring
13 960 (6.14%) OOP
14 908 (5.80%) UML
15 863 (5.52%) Project Management
16 669 (4.28%) Multithreading
17 627 (4.01%) Workflow
18 619 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
19 608 (3.89%) ETL
20 585 (3.74%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7724 (49.37%) SQL
2 7153 (45.72%) JavaScript
3 5939 (37.96%) C#
4 5751 (36.76%) Java
5 1666 (10.65%) T-SQL
6 1610 (10.29%) PHP
7 1348 (8.62%) VB.NET
8 1143 (7.31%) C++
9 781 (4.99%) VB
10 664 (4.24%) PL/SQL
11 653 (4.17%) C
12 566 (3.62%) Python
13 548 (3.50%) Perl
14 471 (3.01%) XPath
15 371 (2.37%) Ruby
16 362 (2.31%) Objective-C
17 349 (2.23%) VBScript
18 335 (2.14%) VBA
19 312 (1.99%) Shell Script
20 280 (1.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2673 (17.09%) Degree
2 418 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 350 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 304 (1.94%) ISEB
5 227 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 140 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 100 (0.64%) MCSD
8 88 (0.56%) Sun Certification
9 86 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 75 (0.48%) MCP
11 74 (0.47%) HND
12 63 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
13 60 (0.38%) MCAD
14 56 (0.36%) MCSE
15 55 (0.35%) PhD
15 55 (0.35%) MCTS
16 47 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
17 45 (0.29%) MCITP
18 35 (0.22%) HNC
19 33 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 975 (6.23%) QA
2 191 (1.22%) SLA
3 157 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 95 (0.61%) HL7
5 54 (0.35%) WAI
6 52 (0.33%) ISO 8583
7 49 (0.31%) WCAG
8 39 (0.25%) Data Quality
9 28 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 22 (0.14%) EMIR
11 20 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 16 (0.10%) Dublin Core
13 7 (0.045%) COREP
14 6 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 5 (0.032%) CRD IV
15 5 (0.032%) DICOM
15 5 (0.032%) Basel III
16 4 (0.026%) FINREP
16 4 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 3 (0.019%) Basel II
System Software
1 211 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 155 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
4 50 (0.32%) NFS
5 41 (0.26%) KVM
6 40 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 29 (0.19%) HDFS
8 28 (0.18%) vSphere
9 20 (0.13%) SRDF
10 19 (0.12%) Xen
10 19 (0.12%) VMware ESX
11 17 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (0.077%) XenApp
12 12 (0.077%) Apache Flume
12 12 (0.077%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (0.051%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (0.051%) Sendmail
13 8 (0.051%) Varnish
14 7 (0.045%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.045%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 162 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 126 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 119 (0.76%) Puppet
4 37 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 35 (0.22%) Nagios
6 33 (0.21%) YUM
7 29 (0.19%) logstash
8 28 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 24 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
10 22 (0.14%) Tivoli
11 20 (0.13%) ZABBIX
11 20 (0.13%) SCCM
12 19 (0.12%) Salt
12 19 (0.12%) Kibana
13 18 (0.12%) StatsD
14 16 (0.10%) Ansible
14 16 (0.10%) Data Guard
14 16 (0.10%) OpenSSO
15 15 (0.096%) CFEngine
15 15 (0.096%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3061 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 2991 (19.12%) Oracle
3 574 (3.67%) JBoss
4 427 (2.73%) Google
5 422 (2.70%) IBM
6 377 (2.41%) Adobe
7 256 (1.64%) Zend
8 243 (1.55%) HP
9 212 (1.36%) SAP
10 211 (1.35%) VMware
11 172 (1.10%) Red Hat
12 164 (1.05%) Sybase
13 154 (0.98%) hybris
14 153 (0.98%) TIBCO
15 145 (0.93%) Business Objects
16 137 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
17 126 (0.81%) Informatica
18 124 (0.79%) Sitecore
19 123 (0.79%) Twitter
20 113 (0.72%) Telerik
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