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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 38 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 6430 8013 8655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.84% 6.72% 7.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.45% 16.77% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5313 6750 7463
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
41606 47784 45419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.76% 40.06% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35381 40402 39550
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 6076 £45,000 +5.88% 772
London -12 2338 £52,500 +5.00% 293
South East -1 1507 £42,500 - 140
East of England -7 488 £45,000 +8.43% 47
City of London -26 409 £52,500 - 91
South West -7 400 £35,000 - 52
Yorkshire -10 387 £39,000 +11.42% 58
West Midlands +15 363 £37,500 -6.25% 48
North West -11 359 £37,500 +4.16% 82
Hampshire +8 302 £40,000 +6.66% 28
Surrey -5 301 £45,000 +2.27% 23
Berkshire -10 278 £50,000 +8.10% 38
Manchester -2 257 £37,500 +4.16% 47
West Yorkshire -8 248 £40,000 +9.58% 32
East Midlands -13 228 £42,500 +11.84% 35
Hertfordshire +10 219 £52,500 +28.04% 8
Leeds -7 180 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Scotland -7 178 £41,250 +10.00% 22
Buckinghamshire +10 163 £39,000 -2.50% 14
East Sussex +15 155 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Brighton +21 138 £40,000 +11.11% 3
Bristol 0 134 £32,500 -5.79% 18
Cambridgeshire -11 122 £34,875 -22.50% 19
Birmingham +40 120 £37,500 -3.84% 16
Oxfordshire -9 107 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Milton Keynes +12 105 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Cambridge +4 100 £37,500 -10.71% 16
Kent +18 95 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Edinburgh +2 94 £40,000 +6.66% 10
West Sussex -16 91 £45,000 - 6

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6439 (50.28%) SQL
2 6341 (49.52%) HTML
3 6035 (47.13%) JavaScript
4 5376 (41.98%) .NET
5 4994 (39.00%) C#
6 4833 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4732 (36.95%) CSS
8 4707 (36.76%) Java
9 4457 (34.80%) SQL Server
10 4143 (32.35%) Web Services
11 3371 (26.32%) ASP.NET
12 2934 (22.91%) jQuery
13 2872 (22.43%) MVC
14 2689 (21.00%) Finance
15 2591 (20.23%) Oracle
16 2406 (18.79%) JSON
17 2353 (18.37%) Microsoft
18 2243 (17.52%) Degree
19 2181 (17.03%) OO
20 2092 (16.34%) SOAP
21 1992 (15.56%) XSLT
22 1927 (15.05%) TDD
23 1920 (14.99%) Windows
24 1914 (14.95%) Linux
25 1885 (14.72%) Software Engineering
26 1843 (14.39%) Ajax
27 1762 (13.76%) Scrum
28 1668 (13.03%) HTML5
29 1636 (12.78%) Spring
30 1433 (11.19%) PHP

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 917 (7.16%) Tomcat
2 780 (6.09%) IIS
3 660 (5.15%) Apache
4 643 (5.02%) WebSphere
5 607 (4.74%) JBoss
6 535 (4.18%) SharePoint
7 506 (3.95%) WebLogic
8 433 (3.38%) CMS
9 247 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
10 199 (1.55%) Node.js
11 181 (1.41%) Drupal
12 161 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 155 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
14 147 (1.15%) WordPress
15 135 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
16 132 (1.03%) Apache Solr
17 110 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
18 106 (0.83%) Confluence
19 98 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
19 98 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1209 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 288 (2.25%) MS Office
3 186 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 137 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 67 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 63 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 45 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 45 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 36 (0.28%) MS Project
9 28 (0.22%) FrameMaker
10 23 (0.18%) RoboHelp
11 21 (0.16%) Fireworks
12 13 (0.10%) PaintShop Pro
12 13 (0.10%) Acrobat
13 12 (0.094%) AutoCAD
14 11 (0.086%) XMetaL
15 9 (0.070%) PowerPivot
15 9 (0.070%) GNU Octave
15 9 (0.070%) Adobe Captivate
16 8 (0.062%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 190 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 155 (1.21%) Magento
3 148 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 119 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
5 103 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
6 96 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
7 77 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
7 77 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
8 76 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
9 61 (0.48%) RMDS
10 53 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
11 49 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
12 41 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
12 41 (0.32%) Oracle Manufacturing
13 40 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
14 37 (0.29%) SAP ERP
15 26 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
16 25 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
16 25 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 22 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 286 (2.23%) SaaS
2 277 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 274 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (0.52%) PaaS
5 58 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 43 (0.34%) IaaS
7 36 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 36 (0.28%) GitHub
8 24 (0.19%) Force.com
9 19 (0.15%) Office 365
10 17 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.10%) Google App Engine
13 11 (0.086%) Heroku
14 10 (0.078%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (0.078%) Basecamp
15 8 (0.062%) Boomi
15 8 (0.062%) Sage Pay
15 8 (0.062%) Adobe Analytics
16 7 (0.055%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 792 (6.18%) HTTP
2 474 (3.70%) Internet
3 362 (2.83%) TCP/IP
4 167 (1.30%) SSL
5 136 (1.06%) Intranet
6 124 (0.97%) DNS
7 106 (0.83%) LDAP
8 105 (0.82%) FTP
9 102 (0.80%) WAN
10 98 (0.77%) LAN
11 94 (0.73%) Firewall
12 86 (0.67%) SAN
13 78 (0.61%) AMQP
14 77 (0.60%) NAS
15 66 (0.52%) Multicast
16 62 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
17 61 (0.48%) FCoE
18 60 (0.47%) Broadband
18 60 (0.47%) VPN
19 50 (0.39%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4457 (34.80%) SQL Server
2 1320 (10.31%) MySQL
3 1105 (8.63%) Relational Database
4 886 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 626 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 597 (4.66%) RDBMS
7 584 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 541 (4.22%) Oracle Database
9 462 (3.61%) NoSQL
10 431 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
11 399 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 376 (2.94%) MongoDB
13 338 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
14 316 (2.47%) Big Data
15 294 (2.30%) DB2
16 267 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
17 203 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 202 (1.58%) Hadoop
19 198 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
20 185 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1352 (10.56%) Visual Studio
2 1181 (9.22%) Subversion
3 1142 (8.92%) Git (software)
4 918 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 812 (6.34%) Maven
6 797 (6.22%) Eclipse
7 685 (5.35%) JUnit
8 522 (4.08%) JIRA
9 508 (3.97%) Jenkins
10 479 (3.74%) Ant
11 473 (3.69%) Selenium
12 306 (2.39%) NUnit
13 232 (1.81%) Cucumber
14 206 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 181 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
16 167 (1.30%) WebDriver
17 147 (1.15%) SoapUI
18 138 (1.08%) Hudson
19 132 (1.03%) Xcode
20 130 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2689 (21.00%) Finance
2 742 (5.79%) Banking
3 682 (5.33%) Retail
4 564 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 535 (4.18%) Marketing
6 264 (2.06%) Publishing
7 200 (1.56%) Back Office
8 186 (1.45%) Front Office
9 172 (1.34%) Games
10 170 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 160 (1.25%) Investment Banking
12 152 (1.19%) Advertising
13 148 (1.16%) French Language
14 115 (0.90%) Automotive
15 105 (0.82%) Legal
16 93 (0.73%) Law
17 90 (0.70%) Financial Institution
18 74 (0.58%) Electronics
19 64 (0.50%) German Language
20 62 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8284 (64.69%) Developer
2 1918 (14.98%) .NET Developer
3 1768 (13.81%) Java Developer
4 1705 (13.31%) Senior Developer
5 1291 (10.08%) C# Developer
6 1272 (9.93%) Analyst
7 978 (7.64%) Software Developer
8 921 (7.19%) Web Developer
9 867 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 761 (5.94%) Architect
11 737 (5.76%) Software Engineer
12 544 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
13 517 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
14 497 (3.88%) Consultant
14 497 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 463 (3.62%) PHP Developer
16 410 (3.20%) Applications Support
17 389 (3.04%) Junior
18 351 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
19 332 (2.59%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6341 (49.52%) HTML
2 5376 (41.98%) .NET
3 4732 (36.95%) CSS
4 4143 (32.35%) Web Services
5 3371 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 2934 (22.91%) jQuery
7 2406 (18.79%) JSON
8 2092 (16.34%) SOAP
9 1992 (15.56%) XSLT
10 1843 (14.39%) Ajax
11 1668 (13.03%) HTML5
12 1636 (12.78%) Spring
13 1416 (11.06%) WCF
14 1386 (10.82%) REST
15 1371 (10.71%) J2EE
16 1361 (10.63%) .NET Framework
17 1112 (8.68%) ASP.NET MVC
18 969 (7.57%) Hibernate
19 802 (6.26%) RESTful
20 754 (5.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1132 (8.84%) Computer Science
2 1124 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 565 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 552 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 499 (3.90%) Open Source
6 478 (3.73%) User Experience
7 442 (3.45%) Client/Server
8 276 (2.16%) Mathematics
9 238 (1.86%) N-Tier
10 225 (1.76%) Management Information System
11 214 (1.67%) Data Structures
12 166 (1.30%) Social Media
13 134 (1.05%) Derivative
14 132 (1.03%) Algorithms
15 116 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 114 (0.89%) Mainframe
17 110 (0.86%) Replication
18 107 (0.84%) W3C
18 107 (0.84%) Data Integration
19 97 (0.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1920 (14.99%) Windows
2 1914 (14.95%) Linux
3 1234 (9.64%) UNIX
4 551 (4.30%) Android
5 502 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 208 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 183 (1.43%) Solaris
8 108 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 81 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 62 (0.48%) AIX
11 59 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
12 57 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 55 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 47 (0.37%) Windows 8
15 40 (0.31%) Windows Phone
16 39 (0.30%) CentOS
17 38 (0.30%) Ubuntu
18 36 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
19 32 (0.25%) Mac OS X
20 31 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4833 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2872 (22.43%) MVC
3 2181 (17.03%) OO
4 1927 (15.05%) TDD
5 1885 (14.72%) Software Engineering
6 1762 (13.76%) Scrum
7 1112 (8.68%) E-Commerce
8 1011 (7.89%) SOA
9 1010 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 1003 (7.83%) Web Development
11 898 (7.01%) UML
12 832 (6.50%) OOP
13 804 (6.28%) Unit Testing
14 758 (5.92%) Project Management
15 709 (5.54%) Mentoring
16 684 (5.34%) Multithreading
17 547 (4.27%) OOD
18 503 (3.93%) CRM
19 490 (3.83%) BDD
20 461 (3.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6439 (50.28%) SQL
2 6035 (47.13%) JavaScript
3 4994 (39.00%) C#
4 4707 (36.76%) Java
5 1433 (11.19%) PHP
6 1375 (10.74%) T-SQL
7 1071 (8.36%) VB.NET
8 1028 (8.03%) C++
9 831 (6.49%) PL/SQL
10 665 (5.19%) Python
11 517 (4.04%) VB
12 498 (3.89%) Perl
13 409 (3.19%) XPath
14 408 (3.19%) C
15 396 (3.09%) Ruby
16 286 (2.23%) Objective-C
17 260 (2.03%) Shell Script
18 207 (1.62%) PHP5
19 196 (1.53%) XQuery
20 194 (1.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2243 (17.52%) Degree
2 260 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 200 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 194 (1.51%) ISEB
5 136 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 120 (0.94%) ISTQB
7 88 (0.69%) MCP
8 83 (0.65%) Sun Certification
9 79 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 63 (0.49%) DV Cleared
11 38 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 36 (0.28%) HND
13 35 (0.27%) MCSD
14 32 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
15 28 (0.22%) PMI Certification
16 24 (0.19%) PhD
16 24 (0.19%) OCPJP
17 17 (0.13%) OCMJD
18 16 (0.12%) MCTS
19 14 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 868 (6.78%) QA
2 122 (0.95%) SLA
3 91 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 53 (0.41%) HL7
5 38 (0.30%) ISO 8583
6 31 (0.24%) EMIR
7 24 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 22 (0.17%) WAI
9 19 (0.15%) Data Quality
10 17 (0.13%) PCI DSS
11 15 (0.12%) WCAG
11 15 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (0.086%) RosettaNet
13 10 (0.078%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (0.070%) Section 508
15 8 (0.062%) GAMP
16 6 (0.047%) DICOM
17 4 (0.031%) MiFID
17 4 (0.031%) PMBOK
18 2 (0.016%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 143 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 92 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
4 74 (0.58%) NFS
5 61 (0.48%) SRDF
6 52 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 27 (0.21%) Docker
8 23 (0.18%) Varnish
9 19 (0.15%) Firmware
10 16 (0.12%) KVM
11 15 (0.12%) Xen
12 14 (0.11%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.070%) vSphere
13 9 (0.070%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.047%) VMware ESX
14 6 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.039%) UAG
16 4 (0.031%) Forefront TMG
17 3 (0.023%) Oracle Clusterware
17 3 (0.023%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 83 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
2 81 (0.63%) Puppet
3 30 (0.23%) Nagios
4 28 (0.22%) Ansible
5 27 (0.21%) Kibana
5 27 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
6 26 (0.20%) logstash
7 22 (0.17%) StatsD
8 19 (0.15%) HP UCMDB
9 15 (0.12%) SCOM
10 14 (0.11%) Tivoli
11 12 (0.094%) CA Endevor
12 11 (0.086%) Salt
12 11 (0.086%) yum
13 10 (0.078%) SCCM
13 10 (0.078%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 9 (0.070%) Vagrant
14 9 (0.070%) Netcool
14 9 (0.070%) CA Single Sign-On
15 8 (0.062%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2591 (20.23%) Oracle
2 2353 (18.37%) Microsoft
3 405 (3.16%) IBM
4 246 (1.92%) Google
5 239 (1.87%) Sybase
6 224 (1.75%) Adobe
7 223 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
8 204 (1.59%) SAP
9 183 (1.43%) TIBCO
10 178 (1.39%) VMware
11 168 (1.31%) Zend
12 146 (1.14%) hybris
13 138 (1.08%) Red Hat
14 125 (0.98%) Cisco
15 113 (0.88%) HP
16 111 (0.87%) Twitter
17 96 (0.75%) Apple
18 92 (0.72%) Informatica
19 91 (0.71%) ATG
20 87 (0.68%) Facebook
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wales
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 10 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Hays Telecoms
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Influential People Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Code Red Associates
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tiger Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Bentley Whitaker Search & Selection
Salary: bonus, shares, Pension, Health etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago