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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 31 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 7147 7712 9781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.27% 7.21% 8.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.70% 18.14% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5867 6582 8370
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 £29,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
42806 42513 47184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 39.74% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36049 36894 41355
Average salary £42,500 £40,680 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.70%
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 30 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 30 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 -7 6679 £42,500 +6.25% 826
London -10 2519 £50,000 - 283
South East -2 1460 £40,000 - 148
City of London -6 684 £52,500 -4.54% 85
South West +2 602 £35,000 - 69
Yorkshire -5 490 £35,000 +2.94% 61
East of England -6 479 £42,500 +6.25% 65
North West -14 479 £37,500 +7.14% 94
East Midlands -3 333 £40,000 +14.28% 39
West Yorkshire -16 322 £37,500 +7.14% 38
Berkshire -10 320 £45,000 +5.88% 28
West Midlands +5 311 £37,500 - 48
Surrey -3 307 £40,750 -4.11% 34
Manchester -11 271 £37,500 +7.14% 60
Scotland -1 258 £37,500 -5.06% 27
Hampshire -18 192 £35,000 -9.17% 24
Leeds -23 191 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Oxfordshire +8 177 £42,492 +6.23% 24
Hertfordshire -7 175 £47,500 +26.66% 18
Bristol +5 161 £35,000 +7.69% 27
Wiltshire -7 144 £35,000 -4.10% 14
East Sussex 0 137 £36,000 +2.85% 10
Cambridgeshire -18 127 £40,000 - 22
Reading -5 121 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Buckinghamshire -6 116 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Brighton -2 115 £36,000 +2.85% 9
Glasgow -9 115 £40,750 - 14
South Yorkshire +27 107 £35,000 +11.11% 10
Edinburgh +19 107 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Nottinghamshire -6 104 £35,000 +4.47% 8

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 7904 (51.56%) HTML
2 7576 (49.42%) SQL
3 7032 (45.87%) JavaScript
4 6352 (41.43%) .NET
5 5903 (38.50%) CSS
6 5824 (37.99%) C#
7 5596 (36.50%) Java
8 5430 (35.42%) SQL Server
9 5339 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
10 4823 (31.46%) Web Services
11 3984 (25.99%) ASP.NET
12 3255 (21.23%) jQuery
13 3173 (20.70%) Finance
14 3097 (20.20%) MVC
15 2994 (19.53%) Microsoft
16 2940 (19.18%) Oracle
17 2650 (17.29%) SOAP
18 2609 (17.02%) Degree
19 2505 (16.34%) OO
20 2492 (16.25%) XSLT
21 2422 (15.80%) Ajax
22 2373 (15.48%) JSON
23 2280 (14.87%) Windows
24 2196 (14.32%) Linux
25 2171 (14.16%) Scrum
26 2010 (13.11%) TDD
27 2004 (13.07%) HTML5
28 1972 (12.86%) Software Engineering
29 1958 (12.77%) Spring
30 1894 (12.35%) MySQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 1079 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 959 (6.26%) IIS
3 826 (5.39%) SharePoint
4 811 (5.29%) Apache
5 739 (4.82%) WebSphere
6 659 (4.30%) CMS
7 578 (3.77%) WebLogic
8 308 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
9 234 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
10 214 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 205 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 197 (1.28%) Node.js
13 191 (1.25%) Drupal
14 163 (1.06%) Apache Solr
15 159 (1.04%) WordPress
16 126 (0.82%) Umbraco
17 118 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 107 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
19 106 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
20 99 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1696 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 450 (2.94%) MS Office
3 318 (2.07%) Photoshop
4 117 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 112 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 80 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 69 (0.45%) InfoPath
8 60 (0.39%) XMetaL
9 56 (0.37%) MS Project
10 54 (0.35%) Fireworks
11 32 (0.21%) FrameMaker
12 23 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
13 20 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 19 (0.12%) RoboHelp
15 18 (0.12%) InDesign
16 16 (0.10%) Acrobat
17 10 (0.065%) Adobe Premiere
18 7 (0.046%) ArcView
18 7 (0.046%) AutoCAD
19 5 (0.033%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 209 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 128 (0.83%) Magento
3 124 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 80 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 79 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
6 58 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 56 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
8 39 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
9 37 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
9 37 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
10 36 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
11 34 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
12 32 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 28 (0.18%) WebTrends
14 26 (0.17%) RMDS
15 25 (0.16%) Visualfiles
16 23 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
17 22 (0.14%) BASE24
17 22 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
17 22 (0.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 417 (2.72%) SaaS
2 135 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 129 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 86 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 66 (0.43%) GitHub
6 65 (0.42%) PaaS
7 41 (0.27%) IaaS
8 35 (0.23%) Office 365
9 30 (0.20%) Basecamp
10 24 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (0.11%) Trello
12 16 (0.10%) Force.com
13 14 (0.091%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.085%) Joyent
15 9 (0.059%) Google Apps
15 9 (0.059%) Amazon EMR
16 6 (0.039%) Pure360
17 3 (0.020%) Heroku
17 3 (0.020%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.020%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 857 (5.59%) HTTP
2 660 (4.31%) Internet
3 306 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 252 (1.64%) Intranet
5 187 (1.22%) DNS
6 172 (1.12%) SSL
7 155 (1.01%) LDAP
8 154 (1.00%) Firewall
9 124 (0.81%) VPN
10 123 (0.80%) FTP
11 113 (0.74%) SAN
12 85 (0.55%) SMTP
13 65 (0.42%) CTI
14 61 (0.40%) SNMP
15 52 (0.34%) Extranet
16 51 (0.33%) WAN
17 49 (0.32%) LAN
17 49 (0.32%) SSH
18 48 (0.31%) 3G
18 48 (0.31%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5430 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 1894 (12.35%) MySQL
3 1461 (9.53%) Relational Database
4 1256 (8.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 891 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 839 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 762 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 719 (4.69%) RDBMS
9 531 (3.46%) Oracle Database
10 498 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 418 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
12 394 (2.57%) NoSQL
13 308 (2.01%) Big Data
14 276 (1.80%) MongoDB
15 264 (1.72%) DB2
16 257 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
17 238 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
18 230 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 203 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
20 195 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1458 (9.51%) Visual Studio
2 1406 (9.17%) Subversion
3 1082 (7.06%) Git (software)
4 958 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 905 (5.90%) JUnit
6 784 (5.11%) Eclipse
7 748 (4.88%) Maven
8 601 (3.92%) Ant
9 590 (3.85%) JIRA
10 520 (3.39%) Selenium
11 481 (3.14%) Jenkins
12 308 (2.01%) NUnit
13 267 (1.74%) Cucumber
14 227 (1.48%) Hudson
15 191 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
16 162 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 142 (0.93%) SoapUI
18 137 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
19 130 (0.85%) Mockito
20 121 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 3173 (20.70%) Finance
2 861 (5.62%) Banking
3 777 (5.07%) Retail
4 686 (4.47%) Marketing
5 546 (3.56%) Telecoms
6 356 (2.32%) Publishing
7 343 (2.24%) Back Office
8 333 (2.17%) Games
9 245 (1.60%) Advertising
10 185 (1.21%) Front Office
11 184 (1.20%) Investment Banking
12 166 (1.08%) Legal
13 137 (0.89%) Law
14 129 (0.84%) Manufacturing
15 88 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 76 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 76 (0.50%) Electronics
17 74 (0.48%) Automotive
18 72 (0.47%) French Language
19 60 (0.39%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 9995 (65.19%) Developer
2 2167 (14.13%) Java Developer
3 2158 (14.08%) .NET Developer
4 1752 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 1580 (10.31%) Analyst
6 1375 (8.97%) C# Developer
7 1328 (8.66%) Web Developer
8 996 (6.50%) Software Developer
9 972 (6.34%) C# .NET Developer
10 764 (4.98%) Consultant
11 761 (4.96%) Software Engineer
12 683 (4.46%) Architect
13 643 (4.19%) ASP.NET Developer
14 578 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 553 (3.61%) PHP Developer
16 492 (3.21%) Applications Support
17 491 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
18 448 (2.92%) Programmer
19 423 (2.76%) Junior
20 393 (2.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7904 (51.56%) HTML
2 6352 (41.43%) .NET
3 5903 (38.50%) CSS
4 4823 (31.46%) Web Services
5 3984 (25.99%) ASP.NET
6 3255 (21.23%) jQuery
7 2650 (17.29%) SOAP
8 2492 (16.25%) XSLT
9 2422 (15.80%) Ajax
10 2373 (15.48%) JSON
11 2004 (13.07%) HTML5
12 1958 (12.77%) Spring
13 1687 (11.00%) J2EE
14 1604 (10.46%) WCF
15 1471 (9.59%) .NET Framework
16 1231 (8.03%) Hibernate
17 1175 (7.66%) REST
18 1152 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1148 (7.49%) XHTML
20 1079 (7.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1499 (9.78%) Computer Science
2 1205 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 645 (4.21%) Mobile App
4 610 (3.98%) Open Source
5 596 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
6 494 (3.22%) User Experience
7 387 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 378 (2.47%) Mathematics
9 354 (2.31%) N-Tier
10 313 (2.04%) Management Information System
11 218 (1.42%) Derivative
12 212 (1.38%) iPhone
13 197 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 192 (1.25%) Data Integration
15 175 (1.14%) W3C
16 171 (1.12%) Data Structures
16 171 (1.12%) Algorithms
17 168 (1.10%) Social Media
18 167 (1.09%) iPad
19 156 (1.02%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2280 (14.87%) Windows
2 2196 (14.32%) Linux
3 1365 (8.90%) UNIX
4 808 (5.27%) Android
5 702 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 268 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 267 (1.74%) Solaris
8 135 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 130 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 109 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 89 (0.58%) AIX
11 89 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 75 (0.49%) CentOS
13 72 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 64 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 57 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
16 51 (0.33%) Windows XP
17 45 (0.29%) Windows Phone
18 37 (0.24%) Mac OS X
19 28 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5339 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
2 3097 (20.20%) MVC
3 2505 (16.34%) OO
4 2171 (14.16%) Scrum
5 2010 (13.11%) TDD
6 1972 (12.86%) Software Engineering
7 1474 (9.61%) E-Commerce
8 1413 (9.22%) Web Development
9 1283 (8.37%) SOA
10 1076 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
11 1048 (6.84%) Unit Testing
12 1022 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 923 (6.02%) OOP
14 891 (5.81%) UML
15 846 (5.52%) Project Management
16 671 (4.38%) Multithreading
17 614 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
18 597 (3.89%) ETL
19 592 (3.86%) Workflow
20 577 (3.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7576 (49.42%) SQL
2 7032 (45.87%) JavaScript
3 5824 (37.99%) C#
4 5596 (36.50%) Java
5 1615 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1588 (10.36%) PHP
7 1321 (8.62%) VB.NET
8 1143 (7.46%) C++
9 772 (5.04%) VB
10 661 (4.31%) PL/SQL
11 625 (4.08%) C
12 566 (3.69%) Python
13 533 (3.48%) Perl
14 463 (3.02%) XPath
15 361 (2.35%) Ruby
16 351 (2.29%) Objective-C
17 340 (2.22%) VBScript
18 332 (2.17%) VBA
19 298 (1.94%) Shell Script
20 277 (1.81%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2609 (17.02%) Degree
2 417 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 331 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 297 (1.94%) ISEB
5 229 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 138 (0.90%) ISTQB
7 94 (0.61%) MCSD
8 89 (0.58%) Sun Certification
9 81 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 71 (0.46%) MCP
10 71 (0.46%) HND
11 67 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
12 55 (0.36%) MCAD
13 51 (0.33%) PhD
13 51 (0.33%) MCTS
14 49 (0.32%) MCSE
15 44 (0.29%) MCITP
15 44 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
16 34 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
17 31 (0.20%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 965 (6.29%) QA
2 190 (1.24%) SLA
3 152 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 77 (0.50%) HL7
5 52 (0.34%) ISO 8583
5 52 (0.34%) WAI
6 44 (0.29%) WCAG
7 37 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 27 (0.18%) PCI DSS
9 24 (0.16%) EMIR
10 22 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 12 (0.078%) Dublin Core
12 7 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (0.033%) DICOM
14 4 (0.026%) COREP
15 3 (0.020%) FINREP
15 3 (0.020%) CRD IV
15 3 (0.020%) Basel III
15 3 (0.020%) ISO 14001
16 2 (0.013%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 212 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 151 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
4 50 (0.33%) NFS
5 39 (0.25%) KVM
6 38 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 30 (0.20%) HDFS
8 28 (0.18%) vSphere
9 21 (0.14%) SRDF
10 18 (0.12%) VMware ESX
11 17 (0.11%) Xen
12 16 (0.10%) XenApp
12 16 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (0.098%) Firmware
14 13 (0.085%) Ceph
15 12 (0.078%) Apache Flume
15 12 (0.078%) Oracle RMAN
16 8 (0.052%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (0.052%) Sendmail
16 8 (0.052%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 157 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 120 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 114 (0.74%) Puppet
4 35 (0.23%) Nagios
4 35 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 32 (0.21%) YUM
6 30 (0.20%) logstash
7 28 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 24 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
9 22 (0.14%) Tivoli
10 20 (0.13%) ZABBIX
10 20 (0.13%) Kibana
11 19 (0.12%) StatsD
11 19 (0.12%) SCCM
12 17 (0.11%) Ansible
12 17 (0.11%) Salt
13 16 (0.10%) Cacti
13 16 (0.10%) Data Guard
14 15 (0.098%) OpenSSO
14 15 (0.098%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 2994 (19.53%) Microsoft
2 2940 (19.18%) Oracle
3 552 (3.60%) JBoss
4 430 (2.80%) IBM
5 424 (2.77%) Google
6 367 (2.39%) Adobe
7 249 (1.62%) Zend
8 248 (1.62%) HP
9 204 (1.33%) VMware
10 202 (1.32%) SAP
11 177 (1.15%) Red Hat
12 153 (1.00%) Sybase
13 149 (0.97%) TIBCO
14 138 (0.90%) Business Objects
14 138 (0.90%) hybris
15 135 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
16 123 (0.80%) Sitecore
17 122 (0.80%) Informatica
18 120 (0.78%) Twitter
19 114 (0.74%) Telerik
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 15 minutes ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 20 minutes ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ShareForce Staffing Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum competitive benefits package
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: full banking benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Home Working
Posted: 2 hours ago
Frome, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + SQL Training + Friendly Team
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Progression
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £25000 to £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 30k + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 4 hours ago