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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 34 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 6393 7099 9046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.04% 6.92% 8.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.28% 16.87% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5470 5897 8044
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
39276 42093 45889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33876 35161 40804
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 2015. 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 -4 6023 £44,000 +3.52% 880
London -10 2247 £52,500 +5.00% 269
South East -4 1423 £42,500 +2.40% 187
East of England -3 519 £42,500 +6.25% 71
South West +2 508 £35,000 - 83
Yorkshire -10 435 £37,500 +1.35% 78
City of London -28 427 £52,500 +5.00% 86
North West -9 379 £37,500 +5.63% 95
West Yorkshire -7 299 £41,000 +17.14% 54
Berkshire -4 285 £47,500 +5.55% 43
Surrey -5 278 £45,000 +5.88% 32
Hampshire -6 255 £40,000 +5.26% 37
Manchester -6 254 £37,500 +7.14% 54
West Midlands 0 253 £37,500 +7.14% 37
Leeds -1 241 £41,500 +18.57% 35
Hertfordshire +4 219 £45,000 +12.50% 26
East Midlands -13 206 £40,000 - 40
Bristol +12 186 £37,000 -6.32% 27
Oxfordshire +14 147 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Cambridgeshire -8 131 £40,000 -11.11% 23
Scotland -23 131 £42,500 +6.25% 25
West Sussex +8 117 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Kent +30 114 £40,000 -2.43% 11
East Sussex -4 113 £36,000 +2.85% 14
Gloucestershire +7 107 £39,500 +12.85% 20
Brighton -2 106 £35,750 +2.14% 9
Wales +4 101 £32,500 -5.79% 23
South Wales +5 90 £32,500 -5.79% 21
Buckinghamshire -18 86 £38,500 -3.75% 18
Birmingham +17 85 £37,500 +18.11% 18

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6568 (49.13%) SQL
2 6540 (48.92%) HTML
3 6206 (46.42%) JavaScript
4 5563 (41.61%) .NET
5 5205 (38.93%) C#
6 5079 (37.99%) CSS
7 4826 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
8 4810 (35.98%) Java
9 4670 (34.93%) SQL Server
10 4219 (31.56%) Web Services
11 3416 (25.55%) ASP.NET
12 2895 (21.65%) MVC
13 2884 (21.57%) jQuery
14 2641 (19.75%) Oracle
15 2587 (19.35%) Finance
16 2462 (18.42%) Microsoft
17 2369 (17.72%) JSON
18 2339 (17.50%) SOAP
19 2299 (17.20%) OO
20 2268 (16.96%) Degree
21 2029 (15.18%) Windows
22 2026 (15.15%) XSLT
23 1964 (14.69%) Software Engineering
24 1961 (14.67%) Ajax
25 1938 (14.50%) Linux
26 1818 (13.60%) TDD
27 1779 (13.31%) Scrum
28 1743 (13.04%) HTML5
29 1684 (12.60%) Spring
30 1563 (11.69%) MySQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 940 (7.03%) Tomcat
2 786 (5.88%) IIS
3 684 (5.12%) Apache
4 676 (5.06%) SharePoint
5 660 (4.94%) WebSphere
6 653 (4.88%) JBoss
7 589 (4.41%) WebLogic
8 530 (3.96%) CMS
9 250 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
10 212 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 209 (1.56%) Drupal
12 199 (1.49%) WordPress
13 188 (1.41%) Node.js
14 170 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 169 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
16 133 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 132 (0.99%) Apache Solr
18 122 (0.91%) MQSeries
19 117 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
19 117 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1303 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 348 (2.60%) MS Office
3 266 (1.99%) Photoshop
4 107 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 82 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
6 64 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 50 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 39 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 30 (0.22%) MS Project
10 18 (0.13%) AutoCAD
10 18 (0.13%) XMetaL
11 15 (0.11%) Fireworks
12 9 (0.067%) RoboHelp
13 8 (0.060%) Doxygen
13 8 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (0.060%) InDesign
14 6 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
14 6 (0.045%) Open Workbench
15 5 (0.037%) PowerPivot
15 5 (0.037%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 183 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 154 (1.15%) Magento
3 153 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
4 113 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
5 97 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
6 92 (0.69%) Google Analytics
7 75 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
7 75 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
8 73 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
8 73 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
9 64 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
10 60 (0.45%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 41 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
12 40 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
13 39 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
14 28 (0.21%) RMDS
15 26 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
16 25 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
17 22 (0.16%) SAP ERP
18 21 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 246 (1.84%) SaaS
2 168 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 106 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 63 (0.47%) PaaS
6 42 (0.31%) IaaS
7 38 (0.28%) GitHub
8 19 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 14 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (0.090%) Force.com
11 11 (0.082%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (0.067%) Basecamp
12 9 (0.067%) Office 365
13 8 (0.060%) Google App Engine
13 8 (0.060%) Pure360
14 6 (0.045%) Trello
14 6 (0.045%) Route 53
15 5 (0.037%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.030%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 776 (5.80%) HTTP
2 511 (3.82%) Internet
3 323 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 168 (1.26%) Intranet
5 151 (1.13%) DNS
6 131 (0.98%) SSL
7 113 (0.85%) LDAP
8 105 (0.79%) Firewall
9 99 (0.74%) FTP
10 85 (0.64%) SAN
11 78 (0.58%) VPN
12 71 (0.53%) LAN
13 64 (0.48%) WAN
14 51 (0.38%) CTI
15 46 (0.34%) Broadband
15 46 (0.34%) SSH
16 45 (0.34%) SMTP
17 43 (0.32%) AMQP
18 41 (0.31%) Wireless
19 40 (0.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4670 (34.93%) SQL Server
2 1563 (11.69%) MySQL
3 1151 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 974 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 638 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 623 (4.66%) RDBMS
7 603 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 496 (3.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 469 (3.51%) Oracle Database
10 397 (2.97%) NoSQL
11 384 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 343 (2.57%) Big Data
13 296 (2.21%) MongoDB
14 293 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
15 247 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 246 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
17 244 (1.83%) DB2
18 206 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
19 183 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 180 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1293 (9.67%) Visual Studio
2 1244 (9.31%) Subversion
3 1155 (8.64%) Git (software)
4 893 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 794 (5.94%) JUnit
6 748 (5.60%) Eclipse
7 744 (5.57%) Maven
8 590 (4.41%) JIRA
9 582 (4.35%) Ant
10 476 (3.56%) Selenium
11 475 (3.55%) Jenkins
12 261 (1.95%) NUnit
13 214 (1.60%) Hudson
14 194 (1.45%) Cucumber
15 193 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 174 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
17 162 (1.21%) Xcode
18 135 (1.01%) SoapUI
19 117 (0.88%) WebDriver
20 103 (0.77%) Mercurial
General
1 2587 (19.35%) Finance
2 832 (6.22%) Banking
3 717 (5.36%) Retail
4 615 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 589 (4.41%) Marketing
6 282 (2.11%) Publishing
7 195 (1.46%) Advertising
8 193 (1.44%) Back Office
9 191 (1.43%) Investment Banking
10 188 (1.41%) Games
11 176 (1.32%) Manufacturing
12 149 (1.11%) Front Office
13 138 (1.03%) Legal
14 100 (0.75%) Automotive
14 100 (0.75%) Law
15 86 (0.64%) Financial Institution
16 76 (0.57%) French Language
17 64 (0.48%) Multimedia
18 53 (0.40%) Aerospace
18 53 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8734 (65.33%) Developer
2 1896 (14.18%) .NET Developer
3 1895 (14.17%) Java Developer
4 1582 (11.83%) Senior Developer
5 1314 (9.83%) Analyst
6 1198 (8.96%) C# Developer
7 1023 (7.65%) Software Developer
8 1007 (7.53%) Web Developer
9 827 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
10 814 (6.09%) Software Engineer
11 759 (5.68%) Architect
12 552 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
13 534 (3.99%) Consultant
14 533 (3.99%) PHP Developer
15 497 (3.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 428 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
17 413 (3.09%) Junior
18 338 (2.53%) Programmer
18 338 (2.53%) Applications Support
19 306 (2.29%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6540 (48.92%) HTML
2 5563 (41.61%) .NET
3 5079 (37.99%) CSS
4 4219 (31.56%) Web Services
5 3416 (25.55%) ASP.NET
6 2884 (21.57%) jQuery
7 2369 (17.72%) JSON
8 2339 (17.50%) SOAP
9 2026 (15.15%) XSLT
10 1961 (14.67%) Ajax
11 1743 (13.04%) HTML5
12 1684 (12.60%) Spring
13 1498 (11.21%) WCF
14 1447 (10.82%) J2EE
15 1388 (10.38%) .NET Framework
16 1291 (9.66%) REST
17 1029 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
18 979 (7.32%) Hibernate
19 903 (6.75%) CSS3
20 848 (6.34%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1253 (9.37%) Computer Science
2 1104 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 578 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
4 576 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 468 (3.50%) Open Source
6 461 (3.45%) User Experience
7 396 (2.96%) Client/Server
8 300 (2.24%) Mathematics
9 297 (2.22%) N-Tier
10 271 (2.03%) Management Information System
11 166 (1.24%) Data Integration
12 162 (1.21%) W3C
13 154 (1.15%) Derivative
14 149 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 145 (1.08%) Data Structures
16 142 (1.06%) Social Media
17 140 (1.05%) iPad
18 137 (1.02%) iPhone
19 125 (0.93%) Algorithms
20 108 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2029 (15.18%) Windows
2 1938 (14.50%) Linux
3 1322 (9.89%) UNIX
4 633 (4.73%) Android
5 595 (4.45%) Apple iOS
6 209 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 181 (1.35%) Solaris
8 112 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 96 (0.72%) AIX
10 95 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 95 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 76 (0.57%) Windows 8
12 61 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 55 (0.41%) CentOS
14 49 (0.37%) Windows Phone
15 43 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 40 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
17 36 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
18 29 (0.22%) Windows XP
19 27 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4826 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
2 2895 (21.65%) MVC
3 2299 (17.20%) OO
4 1964 (14.69%) Software Engineering
5 1818 (13.60%) TDD
6 1779 (13.31%) Scrum
7 1272 (9.51%) E-Commerce
8 1148 (8.59%) SOA
9 1046 (7.82%) Web Development
10 984 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
11 895 (6.69%) OOP
12 883 (6.60%) UML
12 883 (6.60%) Mentoring
13 811 (6.07%) Unit Testing
14 705 (5.27%) Project Management
15 692 (5.18%) Multithreading
16 564 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
17 491 (3.67%) ETL
18 488 (3.65%) CRM
19 479 (3.58%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6568 (49.13%) SQL
2 6206 (46.42%) JavaScript
3 5205 (38.93%) C#
4 4810 (35.98%) Java
5 1524 (11.40%) PHP
6 1354 (10.13%) T-SQL
7 1184 (8.86%) VB.NET
8 1149 (8.59%) C++
9 739 (5.53%) PL/SQL
10 632 (4.73%) Python
11 585 (4.38%) VB
12 529 (3.96%) Perl
13 490 (3.67%) XPath
14 452 (3.38%) C
15 359 (2.69%) Objective-C
16 335 (2.51%) Ruby
17 287 (2.15%) PHP5
18 268 (2.00%) Shell Script
19 253 (1.89%) VBA
20 209 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2268 (16.96%) Degree
2 390 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 265 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 206 (1.54%) ISEB
5 167 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 104 (0.78%) Sun Certification
7 102 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 60 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 58 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
10 54 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 51 (0.38%) MCP
12 47 (0.35%) HND
13 43 (0.32%) MCSD
14 24 (0.18%) PMI Certification
15 22 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
15 22 (0.16%) PhD
15 22 (0.16%) OCPJP
16 16 (0.12%) OCMJD
17 15 (0.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 15 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 869 (6.50%) QA
2 137 (1.02%) SLA
3 94 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 45 (0.34%) ISO 8583
5 30 (0.22%) WAI
6 29 (0.22%) EMIR
7 26 (0.19%) HL7
8 23 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 20 (0.15%) Data Quality
10 18 (0.13%) WCAG
11 15 (0.11%) PCI DSS
12 13 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (0.052%) GAMP
15 5 (0.037%) RosettaNet
15 5 (0.037%) ISO 14001
16 3 (0.022%) Section 508
16 3 (0.022%) Dublin Core
17 2 (0.015%) MiFID
17 2 (0.015%) Solvency II
System Software
1 144 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 130 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
4 48 (0.36%) NFS
5 42 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 38 (0.28%) Firmware
7 28 (0.21%) SRDF
8 19 (0.14%) Varnish
9 16 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 16 (0.12%) vSphere
9 16 (0.12%) KVM
10 13 (0.097%) HDFS
11 9 (0.067%) XenApp
11 9 (0.067%) Xen
12 8 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.052%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.045%) Docker
15 5 (0.037%) Postfix
15 5 (0.037%) Sendmail
16 4 (0.030%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 104 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 80 (0.60%) Puppet
3 52 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
4 33 (0.25%) logstash
5 32 (0.24%) Kibana
6 27 (0.20%) StatsD
7 25 (0.19%) Nagios
8 23 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 22 (0.16%) yum
10 14 (0.10%) Capistrano
10 14 (0.10%) Netcool
11 13 (0.097%) Vagrant
12 12 (0.090%) Cacti
12 12 (0.090%) Zenoss
12 12 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (0.082%) Salt
14 10 (0.075%) SCOM
14 10 (0.075%) Ansible
14 10 (0.075%) HP UCMDB
15 7 (0.052%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2641 (19.75%) Oracle
2 2462 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 414 (3.10%) IBM
4 321 (2.40%) Google
5 259 (1.94%) Adobe
6 206 (1.54%) SAP
7 203 (1.52%) Zend
8 188 (1.41%) VMware
9 177 (1.32%) HP
10 164 (1.23%) Red Hat
11 160 (1.20%) TIBCO
12 156 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
13 153 (1.14%) Sybase
14 141 (1.05%) Informatica
15 128 (0.96%) hybris
16 119 (0.89%) Twitter
17 114 (0.85%) Telerik
18 109 (0.82%) Business Objects
19 101 (0.76%) Apple
20 95 (0.71%) Facebook
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago