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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 44 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 5726 7662 7745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.26% 6.63% 7.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 17.36% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4731 6281 6628
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,603 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +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
40714 44135 42721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.38% 38.17% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 34884 37107 36998
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -14 5356 £45,000 +5.88% 676
London -17 2065 £55,000 +10.00% 234
South East -6 1272 £42,500 +6.25% 115
City of London -24 443 £55,000 +4.76% 72
South West -12 430 £37,500 +4.16% 56
East of England -6 412 £47,500 +11.76% 44
North West -12 376 £40,000 +6.66% 78
Yorkshire -17 346 £37,500 +7.14% 48
West Midlands -16 256 £35,000 -6.66% 45
Berkshire -5 252 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Surrey -13 251 £42,500 +1.19% 21
West Yorkshire -19 230 £40,000 +12.16% 30
Hampshire +17 220 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Manchester -11 216 £40,000 +6.66% 32
Hertfordshire +8 200 £52,500 +16.66% 26
Scotland -13 164 £42,500 +8.97% 25
Leeds -14 161 £42,500 +13.33% 25
Buckinghamshire +9 158 £41,000 +7.89% 16
Bristol -9 148 £37,500 +7.14% 15
East Midlands -40 142 £37,500 -6.25% 32
Milton Keynes +9 110 £41,000 +7.89% 9
Cheshire -8 103 £40,000 +9.58% 17
Oxfordshire -15 102 £42,500 +6.25% 15
East Sussex -4 91 £42,500 +18.05% 4
Gloucestershire -11 87 £42,500 +13.33% 12
West Sussex -15 87 £40,000 - 9
Kent -4 84 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Cambridgeshire -10 82 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Wales -10 82 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Glasgow -10 82 £51,500 +29.15% 8

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6262 (52.22%) SQL
2 5991 (49.96%) HTML
3 5691 (47.46%) JavaScript
4 5064 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
5 4726 (39.41%) .NET
6 4714 (39.31%) Java
7 4429 (36.94%) C#
8 4273 (35.64%) CSS
9 3998 (33.34%) Web Services
10 3832 (31.96%) SQL Server
11 2906 (24.23%) ASP.NET
12 2803 (23.38%) Finance
13 2796 (23.32%) jQuery
14 2631 (21.94%) MVC
15 2550 (21.27%) Oracle
16 2321 (19.36%) JSON
17 2199 (18.34%) Microsoft
18 2148 (17.91%) SOAP
19 2147 (17.91%) Degree
20 1936 (16.15%) TDD
21 1923 (16.04%) OO
22 1877 (15.65%) XSLT
23 1866 (15.56%) Linux
24 1802 (15.03%) Scrum
25 1721 (14.35%) HTML5
26 1708 (14.24%) Windows
27 1697 (14.15%) Spring
28 1614 (13.46%) Software Engineering
29 1599 (13.34%) Ajax
30 1564 (13.04%) REST

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 860 (7.17%) Tomcat
2 687 (5.73%) IIS
3 632 (5.27%) Apache
4 583 (4.86%) WebSphere
5 537 (4.48%) SharePoint
6 520 (4.34%) WebLogic
7 502 (4.19%) JBoss
8 467 (3.89%) CMS
9 271 (2.26%) Node.js
10 192 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
11 170 (1.42%) WordPress
12 164 (1.37%) Drupal
12 164 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
13 145 (1.21%) Apache Solr
14 143 (1.19%) Confluence
15 140 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
16 103 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
17 101 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
17 101 (0.84%) Umbraco
18 99 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1148 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 301 (2.51%) MS Office
3 181 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 143 (1.19%) Photoshop
5 95 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 53 (0.44%) FrameMaker
7 50 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 48 (0.40%) InfoPath
9 38 (0.32%) RoboHelp
10 30 (0.25%) MS Project
11 23 (0.19%) Acrobat
12 21 (0.18%) FastStats
13 17 (0.14%) XMetaL
13 17 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
14 15 (0.13%) Fireworks
15 12 (0.10%) PaintShop Pro
15 12 (0.10%) PowerPivot
16 11 (0.092%) InDesign
17 10 (0.083%) SPSS
17 10 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 190 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 145 (1.21%) Magento
3 116 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
4 110 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
5 98 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
6 82 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
7 66 (0.55%) RMDS
8 59 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
9 55 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
10 52 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
11 49 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
12 48 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
13 40 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
14 34 (0.28%) Temenos T24
14 34 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 33 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
16 32 (0.27%) thinkFolio
16 32 (0.27%) Markit EDM
17 26 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
18 23 (0.19%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 343 (2.86%) SaaS
2 303 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 267 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 82 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 67 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 64 (0.53%) PaaS
7 48 (0.40%) Office 365
8 45 (0.38%) GitHub
9 30 (0.25%) IaaS
10 25 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (0.16%) Force.com
12 14 (0.12%) Basecamp
13 10 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.058%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.058%) Heroku
15 6 (0.050%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.050%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.050%) Sage Pay
16 5 (0.042%) iPaaS
16 5 (0.042%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 699 (5.83%) HTTP
2 460 (3.84%) Internet
3 322 (2.69%) TCP/IP
4 132 (1.10%) SSL
5 117 (0.98%) Intranet
6 109 (0.91%) WAN
7 106 (0.88%) FTP
8 100 (0.83%) Firewall
9 99 (0.83%) LAN
10 87 (0.73%) Multicast
11 73 (0.61%) SAN
12 72 (0.60%) LDAP
13 71 (0.59%) NAS
14 70 (0.58%) CTI
15 67 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
16 66 (0.55%) FCoE
17 65 (0.54%) DNS
18 56 (0.47%) Broadband
19 44 (0.37%) HTTPS
20 43 (0.36%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3832 (31.96%) SQL Server
2 1215 (10.13%) MySQL
3 1123 (9.37%) Relational Database
4 708 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 655 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 634 (5.29%) Oracle Database
7 631 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 565 (4.71%) NoSQL
9 509 (4.24%) RDBMS
10 472 (3.94%) MongoDB
11 379 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 363 (3.03%) Big Data
13 327 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
14 323 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
15 284 (2.37%) Hadoop
16 279 (2.33%) DB2
17 275 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
18 205 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
19 199 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
20 172 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1263 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1134 (9.46%) Visual Studio
3 1132 (9.44%) Subversion
4 841 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 770 (6.42%) Maven
6 625 (5.21%) Eclipse
7 580 (4.84%) JUnit
8 579 (4.83%) Jenkins
9 566 (4.72%) JIRA
10 495 (4.13%) Selenium
11 400 (3.34%) Ant
12 332 (2.77%) NUnit
13 247 (2.06%) Cucumber
14 195 (1.63%) Hudson
15 191 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
16 166 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 153 (1.28%) SoapUI
18 150 (1.25%) WebDriver
19 125 (1.04%) TeamCity
20 122 (1.02%) Grunt
General
1 2803 (23.38%) Finance
2 834 (6.96%) Banking
3 688 (5.74%) Retail
4 502 (4.19%) Telecoms
5 480 (4.00%) Marketing
6 255 (2.13%) Games
7 227 (1.89%) Back Office
8 206 (1.72%) Front Office
9 178 (1.48%) Publishing
10 177 (1.48%) Investment Banking
11 154 (1.28%) Financial Institution
12 141 (1.18%) Manufacturing
13 134 (1.12%) Legal
14 109 (0.91%) Advertising
15 92 (0.77%) Electronics
16 86 (0.72%) Law
17 76 (0.63%) French Language
18 68 (0.57%) Automotive
19 55 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
20 44 (0.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7576 (63.18%) Developer
2 1729 (14.42%) Java Developer
3 1603 (13.37%) Senior Developer
4 1586 (13.23%) .NET Developer
5 1207 (10.07%) Analyst
6 1081 (9.02%) C# Developer
7 963 (8.03%) Web Developer
8 862 (7.19%) Software Developer
9 707 (5.90%) Architect
10 703 (5.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 641 (5.35%) Software Engineer
12 530 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
13 524 (4.37%) Consultant
14 422 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
15 405 (3.38%) Applications Support
16 385 (3.21%) PHP Developer
17 370 (3.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 333 (2.78%) Support Analyst
18 333 (2.78%) Junior
19 319 (2.66%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5991 (49.96%) HTML
2 4726 (39.41%) .NET
3 4273 (35.64%) CSS
4 3998 (33.34%) Web Services
5 2906 (24.23%) ASP.NET
6 2796 (23.32%) jQuery
7 2321 (19.36%) JSON
8 2148 (17.91%) SOAP
9 1877 (15.65%) XSLT
10 1721 (14.35%) HTML5
11 1697 (14.15%) Spring
12 1599 (13.34%) Ajax
13 1564 (13.04%) REST
14 1353 (11.28%) WCF
15 1217 (10.15%) J2EE
16 1143 (9.53%) .NET Framework
17 1080 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
18 991 (8.26%) Hibernate
19 786 (6.55%) CSS3
20 728 (6.07%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1141 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1102 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
3 479 (3.99%) Mobile App
4 444 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 420 (3.50%) User Experience
6 403 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
7 298 (2.49%) Mathematics
8 252 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 233 (1.94%) N-Tier
10 222 (1.85%) Data Structures
11 163 (1.36%) Derivative
12 155 (1.29%) Social Media
13 138 (1.15%) W3C
14 135 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 120 (1.00%) Fixed Income
15 120 (1.00%) Data Integration
16 115 (0.96%) Visualisation
17 112 (0.93%) Equities
18 98 (0.82%) Mainframe
18 98 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1866 (15.56%) Linux
2 1708 (14.24%) Windows
3 1376 (11.48%) UNIX
4 484 (4.04%) Android
5 433 (3.61%) Apple iOS
6 206 (1.72%) Solaris
7 185 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 96 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 90 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 59 (0.49%) AIX
11 58 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 55 (0.46%) Ubuntu
13 52 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 52 (0.43%) CentOS
14 45 (0.38%) Windows Phone
15 41 (0.34%) Mac OS X
16 33 (0.28%) Windows XP
16 33 (0.28%) Windows 7
17 32 (0.27%) SUSE
18 29 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5064 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 2631 (21.94%) MVC
3 1936 (16.15%) TDD
4 1923 (16.04%) OO
5 1802 (15.03%) Scrum
6 1614 (13.46%) Software Engineering
7 1277 (10.65%) SDLC
8 1135 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
9 1044 (8.71%) E-Commerce
10 1039 (8.66%) SOA
11 985 (8.21%) Web Development
12 831 (6.93%) Unit Testing
13 796 (6.64%) UML
14 745 (6.21%) OOP
15 686 (5.72%) Mentoring
16 676 (5.64%) Project Management
17 595 (4.96%) BDD
18 560 (4.67%) CRM
19 553 (4.61%) Multithreading
20 517 (4.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6262 (52.22%) SQL
2 5691 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 4714 (39.31%) Java
4 4429 (36.94%) C#
5 1269 (10.58%) T-SQL
6 1221 (10.18%) PHP
7 963 (8.03%) PL/SQL
8 841 (7.01%) C++
9 813 (6.78%) VB.NET
10 709 (5.91%) Python
11 476 (3.97%) Perl
12 417 (3.48%) VB
13 403 (3.36%) Ruby
14 388 (3.24%) C
15 354 (2.95%) XPath
16 287 (2.39%) Shell Script
17 223 (1.86%) XQuery
18 214 (1.78%) VBA
19 207 (1.73%) Scala
20 202 (1.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2147 (17.91%) Degree
2 219 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 213 (1.78%) ISEB
4 175 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 174 (1.45%) ISTQB
6 124 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 88 (0.73%) Sun Certification
8 84 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 73 (0.61%) MCP
10 61 (0.51%) DV Cleared
11 41 (0.34%) PMI Certification
12 39 (0.33%) PhD
13 37 (0.31%) HND
14 31 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
15 28 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
15 28 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (0.19%) CBAP
17 21 (0.18%) Brainbench
18 18 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
19 15 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 841 (7.01%) QA
2 124 (1.03%) SLA
3 96 (0.80%) HL7
4 43 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 30 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 30 (0.25%) EMIR
6 29 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
7 23 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.092%) WCAG
8 11 (0.092%) Section 508
9 10 (0.083%) WAI
9 10 (0.083%) SNOMED CT
10 8 (0.067%) RosettaNet
10 8 (0.067%) ISO 8583
11 7 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.050%) GCP
13 3 (0.025%) DICOM
13 3 (0.025%) FATCA
14 2 (0.017%) DO-178B
System Software
1 153 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 133 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
3 120 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 70 (0.58%) NFS
5 66 (0.55%) SRDF
6 41 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 37 (0.31%) Xen
8 34 (0.28%) KVM
8 34 (0.28%) Docker
9 17 (0.14%) vSphere
10 14 (0.12%) iptables
11 11 (0.092%) Varnish
11 11 (0.092%) VMware ESX
12 10 (0.083%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.075%) RACF
14 8 (0.067%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.067%) Oracle Clusterware
15 7 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.050%) UAG
16 6 (0.050%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 131 (1.09%) Puppet
2 106 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 52 (0.43%) Ansible
5 35 (0.29%) Nagios
6 26 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 23 (0.19%) SCOM
8 21 (0.18%) logstash
9 20 (0.17%) CA Endevor
10 18 (0.15%) Kibana
10 18 (0.15%) StatsD
11 16 (0.13%) SCCM
12 15 (0.13%) Vagrant
13 12 (0.10%) Control-M
14 10 (0.083%) Capistrano
14 10 (0.083%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 9 (0.075%) Oracle RMAN
15 9 (0.075%) Data Guard
16 8 (0.067%) Oracle Flashback
17 7 (0.058%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2550 (21.27%) Oracle
2 2199 (18.34%) Microsoft
3 437 (3.64%) IBM
4 277 (2.31%) Sybase
5 252 (2.10%) Google
6 194 (1.62%) SAP
6 194 (1.62%) Adobe
7 187 (1.56%) VMware
8 161 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
9 153 (1.28%) TIBCO
10 140 (1.17%) Zend
11 126 (1.05%) Cisco
12 120 (1.00%) hybris
13 118 (0.98%) Red Hat
14 86 (0.72%) EMC
15 85 (0.71%) Twitter
16 82 (0.68%) Apple
17 80 (0.67%) Informatica
18 75 (0.63%) ATG
19 73 (0.61%) Intel
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
KPRS
Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum £43k + excellent benefits package
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Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
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Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
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Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Reed Technology
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
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London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
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Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Cambridgeshire
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Warwickshire
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