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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 35 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 6222 7224 8090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.93% 6.84% 7.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.87% 16.81% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5291 5985 7073
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
39205 42962 41598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.39% 40.67% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33463 35728 36522
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -9 5854 £45,000 +4.65% 896
London -11 2224 £52,500 +5.00% 283
South East -1 1413 £42,500 - 227
East of England -3 497 £42,500 +6.25% 53
City of London -25 453 £50,000 - 82
South West -1 451 £35,000 - 61
Yorkshire -2 428 £37,500 +6.14% 70
North West -10 371 £37,500 +4.16% 99
Surrey -4 291 £45,000 +5.88% 48
Berkshire +1 287 £50,000 +11.11% 53
West Yorkshire -5 273 £40,000 +14.28% 49
West Midlands +8 269 £37,500 -1.31% 59
Hampshire -1 258 £41,250 -0.60% 45
Manchester -4 255 £37,500 +4.16% 64
Leeds +7 225 £40,000 +14.28% 34
Hertfordshire +10 221 £49,000 +22.50% 16
East Midlands -20 167 £40,000 - 31
Bristol +9 157 £36,250 +3.57% 15
Scotland -16 142 £40,000 +3.89% 17
East Sussex -2 133 £39,274 +12.21% 10
Brighton +12 129 £39,274 +12.21% 5
Cambridgeshire -7 125 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Oxfordshire +4 118 £42,250 +3.04% 25
Buckinghamshire -4 109 £39,000 -2.50% 26
Gloucestershire +15 108 £35,500 -1.38% 9
Kent +38 106 £42,500 +6.25% 10
West Sussex +1 97 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Cambridge -8 91 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Birmingham +26 89 £37,500 +15.38% 21
Wales +12 85 £32,500 -7.14% 13

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6465 (49.01%) HTML
2 6435 (48.79%) SQL
3 6177 (46.83%) JavaScript
4 5489 (41.61%) .NET
5 5152 (39.06%) C#
6 5002 (37.92%) CSS
7 4813 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
8 4753 (36.03%) Java
9 4580 (34.72%) SQL Server
10 4159 (31.53%) Web Services
11 3380 (25.63%) ASP.NET
12 2932 (22.23%) jQuery
13 2860 (21.68%) MVC
14 2615 (19.83%) Oracle
15 2613 (19.81%) Finance
16 2437 (18.48%) JSON
17 2398 (18.18%) Microsoft
18 2293 (17.38%) OO
19 2247 (17.04%) SOAP
20 2238 (16.97%) Degree
21 1970 (14.94%) Software Engineering
22 1954 (14.81%) XSLT
23 1944 (14.74%) Windows
24 1927 (14.61%) Ajax
25 1912 (14.50%) Linux
26 1858 (14.09%) TDD
27 1777 (13.47%) Scrum
28 1729 (13.11%) HTML5
29 1651 (12.52%) Spring
30 1561 (11.83%) PHP

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 930 (7.05%) Tomcat
2 754 (5.72%) IIS
3 680 (5.16%) Apache
4 660 (5.00%) JBoss
5 654 (4.96%) WebSphere
6 596 (4.52%) SharePoint
7 594 (4.50%) WebLogic
8 499 (3.78%) CMS
9 254 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
10 207 (1.57%) Drupal
11 186 (1.41%) Node.js
12 185 (1.40%) WordPress
13 181 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
14 157 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
15 136 (1.03%) Apache Solr
16 133 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 128 (0.97%) MQSeries
18 126 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
18 126 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
19 113 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1237 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 321 (2.43%) MS Office
3 241 (1.83%) Photoshop
4 118 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 64 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 64 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 52 (0.39%) InfoPath
7 50 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 34 (0.26%) MS Project
9 17 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 15 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 11 (0.083%) XMetaL
11 11 (0.083%) RoboHelp
12 7 (0.053%) InDesign
12 7 (0.053%) Doxygen
12 7 (0.053%) PowerPivot
13 6 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
14 5 (0.038%) SPSS
14 5 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
15 4 (0.030%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 169 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 167 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 159 (1.21%) Magento
4 129 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
5 112 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
6 95 (0.72%) Google Analytics
7 82 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
7 82 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
8 80 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
9 76 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
10 73 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
11 60 (0.45%) Oracle Manufacturing
12 42 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
13 40 (0.30%) RMDS
14 38 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
14 38 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
15 27 (0.20%) SAP ERP
16 22 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
17 20 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
18 19 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 254 (1.93%) SaaS
2 200 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (0.49%) PaaS
5 45 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 44 (0.33%) GitHub
7 41 (0.31%) IaaS
8 20 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.14%) Force.com
10 16 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.091%) Office 365
12 12 (0.091%) Google App Engine
13 11 (0.083%) Amazon SQS
14 10 (0.076%) Heroku
15 8 (0.061%) Route 53
16 6 (0.045%) Trello
17 5 (0.038%) Amazon ELB
17 5 (0.038%) Pure360
18 4 (0.030%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 743 (5.63%) HTTP
2 491 (3.72%) Internet
3 324 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 161 (1.22%) Intranet
5 142 (1.08%) SSL
6 131 (0.99%) DNS
7 117 (0.89%) FTP
8 102 (0.77%) LDAP
9 100 (0.76%) Firewall
10 93 (0.71%) SAN
11 85 (0.64%) LAN
12 79 (0.60%) WAN
13 69 (0.52%) VPN
14 57 (0.43%) AMQP
15 55 (0.42%) NAS
16 53 (0.40%) Broadband
17 52 (0.39%) CTI
18 44 (0.33%) Multicast
19 41 (0.31%) SSH
20 40 (0.30%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4580 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 1491 (11.30%) MySQL
3 1116 (8.46%) Relational Database
4 966 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 608 (4.61%) RDBMS
6 600 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 594 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 500 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 500 (3.79%) Oracle Database
9 400 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 379 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
11 332 (2.52%) Big Data
12 324 (2.46%) MongoDB
13 280 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
14 264 (2.00%) DB2
15 260 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
16 220 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 200 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
18 181 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 165 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1321 (10.02%) Visual Studio
2 1244 (9.43%) Subversion
3 1190 (9.02%) Git (software)
4 892 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 788 (5.97%) Eclipse
6 775 (5.88%) JUnit
7 771 (5.85%) Maven
8 561 (4.25%) JIRA
9 560 (4.25%) Ant
10 494 (3.75%) Jenkins
11 468 (3.55%) Selenium
12 280 (2.12%) NUnit
13 211 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 196 (1.49%) Cucumber
15 184 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
16 177 (1.34%) Hudson
17 150 (1.14%) SoapUI
18 149 (1.13%) Xcode
19 147 (1.11%) WebDriver
20 114 (0.86%) Mercurial
General
1 2613 (19.81%) Finance
2 814 (6.17%) Banking
3 691 (5.24%) Retail
4 627 (4.75%) Telecoms
5 567 (4.30%) Marketing
6 280 (2.12%) Publishing
7 194 (1.47%) Back Office
8 190 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 183 (1.39%) Games
10 179 (1.36%) Manufacturing
11 176 (1.33%) Advertising
12 172 (1.30%) Front Office
13 119 (0.90%) Legal
14 110 (0.83%) Automotive
15 107 (0.81%) French Language
16 92 (0.70%) Law
17 77 (0.58%) Financial Institution
18 63 (0.48%) Multimedia
19 58 (0.44%) German Language
20 57 (0.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8580 (65.05%) Developer
2 1903 (14.43%) .NET Developer
3 1843 (13.97%) Java Developer
4 1624 (12.31%) Senior Developer
5 1332 (10.10%) Analyst
6 1213 (9.20%) C# Developer
7 1018 (7.72%) Software Developer
8 957 (7.26%) Web Developer
9 832 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 799 (6.06%) Software Engineer
11 780 (5.91%) Architect
12 546 (4.14%) PHP Developer
13 542 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
14 505 (3.83%) Consultant
15 486 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 466 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
17 421 (3.19%) Junior
18 345 (2.62%) Applications Support
19 335 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
20 325 (2.46%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6465 (49.01%) HTML
2 5489 (41.61%) .NET
3 5002 (37.92%) CSS
4 4159 (31.53%) Web Services
5 3380 (25.63%) ASP.NET
6 2932 (22.23%) jQuery
7 2437 (18.48%) JSON
8 2247 (17.04%) SOAP
9 1954 (14.81%) XSLT
10 1927 (14.61%) Ajax
11 1729 (13.11%) HTML5
12 1651 (12.52%) Spring
13 1470 (11.14%) WCF
14 1432 (10.86%) J2EE
15 1360 (10.31%) .NET Framework
16 1310 (9.93%) REST
17 1056 (8.01%) ASP.NET MVC
18 957 (7.26%) Hibernate
19 864 (6.55%) CSS3
20 836 (6.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1184 (8.98%) Computer Science
2 1084 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 574 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 553 (4.19%) Mobile App
5 484 (3.67%) User Experience
6 482 (3.65%) Open Source
7 389 (2.95%) Client/Server
8 281 (2.13%) N-Tier
9 269 (2.04%) Mathematics
10 254 (1.93%) Management Information System
11 166 (1.26%) Data Structures
12 153 (1.16%) W3C
13 152 (1.15%) Social Media
14 145 (1.10%) Data Integration
15 138 (1.05%) Derivative
16 130 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 126 (0.96%) Algorithms
18 119 (0.90%) iPad
19 111 (0.84%) Replication
20 105 (0.80%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1944 (14.74%) Windows
2 1912 (14.50%) Linux
3 1266 (9.60%) UNIX
4 599 (4.54%) Android
5 552 (4.18%) Apple iOS
6 194 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 186 (1.41%) Solaris
8 106 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 98 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 78 (0.59%) AIX
11 73 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 64 (0.49%) Windows 8
13 60 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 49 (0.37%) Windows Phone
15 45 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
16 43 (0.33%) CentOS
17 40 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
17 40 (0.30%) Ubuntu
18 38 (0.29%) Windows XP
19 26 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4813 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 2860 (21.68%) MVC
3 2293 (17.38%) OO
4 1970 (14.94%) Software Engineering
5 1858 (14.09%) TDD
6 1777 (13.47%) Scrum
7 1233 (9.35%) E-Commerce
8 1078 (8.17%) SOA
9 1013 (7.68%) Web Development
10 1002 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
11 912 (6.91%) UML
12 900 (6.82%) OOP
13 799 (6.06%) Unit Testing
14 795 (6.03%) Mentoring
15 764 (5.79%) Project Management
16 689 (5.22%) Multithreading
17 500 (3.79%) OOD
18 493 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
19 486 (3.68%) CRM
20 461 (3.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6435 (48.79%) SQL
2 6177 (46.83%) JavaScript
3 5152 (39.06%) C#
4 4753 (36.03%) Java
5 1561 (11.83%) PHP
6 1333 (10.11%) T-SQL
7 1137 (8.62%) C++
8 1136 (8.61%) VB.NET
9 768 (5.82%) PL/SQL
10 677 (5.13%) Python
11 544 (4.12%) VB
12 515 (3.90%) Perl
13 448 (3.40%) XPath
14 414 (3.14%) C
15 340 (2.58%) Ruby
16 323 (2.45%) Objective-C
17 265 (2.01%) PHP5
18 261 (1.98%) Shell Script
19 232 (1.76%) VBA
20 182 (1.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2238 (16.97%) Degree
2 350 (2.65%) VCP4
3 344 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 223 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 188 (1.43%) ISEB
6 171 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 99 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 98 (0.74%) Sun Certification
9 69 (0.52%) MCP
10 59 (0.45%) DV Cleared
11 56 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 53 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
13 41 (0.31%) HND
13 41 (0.31%) MCSD
14 31 (0.24%) PMI Certification
15 26 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
16 21 (0.16%) MCTS
17 20 (0.15%) PhD
18 18 (0.14%) OCPJP
19 17 (0.13%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 864 (6.55%) QA
2 123 (0.93%) SLA
3 97 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 59 (0.45%) ISO 8583
5 31 (0.24%) EMIR
6 30 (0.23%) HL7
7 24 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 24 (0.18%) WAI
8 19 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 17 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 14 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (0.083%) WCAG
12 8 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 8 (0.061%) GAMP
13 7 (0.053%) RosettaNet
14 6 (0.045%) PMBOK
15 3 (0.023%) ISO 14001
15 3 (0.023%) MiFID
15 3 (0.023%) DICOM
15 3 (0.023%) Section 508
System Software
1 128 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 124 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
4 55 (0.42%) NFS
5 45 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 40 (0.30%) SRDF
7 31 (0.24%) Firmware
8 23 (0.17%) Varnish
9 19 (0.14%) Docker
10 14 (0.11%) VirtualBox
11 12 (0.091%) KVM
12 11 (0.083%) vSphere
13 10 (0.076%) XenApp
14 8 (0.061%) Xen
14 8 (0.061%) ISA Server
15 6 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.038%) HDFS
17 4 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 4 (0.030%) Forefront TMG
18 3 (0.023%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 95 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 82 (0.62%) Puppet
3 32 (0.24%) Kibana
4 31 (0.24%) logstash
4 31 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 27 (0.20%) StatsD
6 26 (0.20%) Nagios
7 21 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 19 (0.14%) yum
8 19 (0.14%) Ansible
9 14 (0.11%) Vagrant
9 14 (0.11%) HP UCMDB
9 14 (0.11%) SCOM
9 14 (0.11%) Capistrano
10 11 (0.083%) Netcool
10 11 (0.083%) Salt
11 10 (0.076%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (0.068%) Opsview
13 8 (0.061%) Cacti
13 8 (0.061%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2615 (19.83%) Oracle
2 2398 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 412 (3.12%) IBM
4 312 (2.37%) Google
5 233 (1.77%) Adobe
6 208 (1.58%) SAP
7 192 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 189 (1.43%) Zend
9 187 (1.42%) Sybase
10 172 (1.30%) VMware
11 164 (1.24%) TIBCO
12 149 (1.13%) Red Hat
13 148 (1.12%) HP
14 139 (1.05%) hybris
15 120 (0.91%) Twitter
16 99 (0.75%) Apple
17 95 (0.72%) Business Objects
17 95 (0.72%) Informatica
18 94 (0.71%) Cisco
19 91 (0.69%) Facebook
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: 30,000 - 38,000 + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oxford Hays
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum + 33 days holiday + bonuses + MORE
Posted: 1 hour ago
UK
Personnel IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Rullion IT Plus
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Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
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TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus
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