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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 40 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 6094 7988 8383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.70% 6.80% 7.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.08% 17.05% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5022 6763 7246
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 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
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 £65,000
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 22 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 22 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 -11 5768 £45,000 +5.88% 784
London -8 2209 £52,500 +5.00% 278
South East -2 1439 £42,500 - 144
East of England -11 455 £45,000 +7.14% 28
North West -8 377 £40,000 +9.58% 81
City of London -25 370 £52,500 - 91
South West -12 365 £35,000 -2.77% 84
Yorkshire -17 361 £40,000 +14.28% 53
West Midlands +8 335 £37,500 -6.25% 58
Hampshire +11 295 £40,000 +6.66% 32
Surrey -10 272 £45,000 +1.12% 27
Berkshire -8 266 £50,000 +6.38% 26
Manchester 0 255 £40,000 +11.11% 42
West Yorkshire -15 243 £40,000 +6.66% 31
East Midlands -10 230 £42,500 +8.97% 38
Hertfordshire +2 196 £52,500 +23.52% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 171 £39,000 -2.50% 13
Leeds -11 167 £41,000 +9.33% 19
Scotland -14 162 £42,500 +6.25% 28
East Sussex +15 143 £42,500 +18.05% 11
Bristol +1 127 £32,500 -7.14% 21
Brighton +18 123 £40,000 - 9
Cambridgeshire -9 112 £37,500 -12.79% 10
Birmingham +24 107 £40,000 +2.56% 16
Milton Keynes -1 102 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Cambridge +5 98 £38,500 -3.75% 7
Oxfordshire -6 91 £40,000 -11.11% 17
West Sussex -15 91 £46,000 +2.22% 8
Kent +16 90 £42,500 +18.88% 9
Edinburgh -1 87 £40,500 +6.57% 11

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 6261 (50.45%) SQL
2 6192 (49.89%) HTML
3 5856 (47.18%) JavaScript
4 5249 (42.29%) .NET
5 4873 (39.26%) C#
6 4814 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4623 (37.25%) Java
8 4516 (36.39%) CSS
9 4358 (35.11%) SQL Server
10 4072 (32.81%) Web Services
11 3305 (26.63%) ASP.NET
12 2850 (22.96%) jQuery
13 2823 (22.75%) MVC
14 2681 (21.60%) Finance
15 2513 (20.25%) Oracle
16 2347 (18.91%) JSON
17 2289 (18.44%) Microsoft
18 2208 (17.79%) Degree
19 2084 (16.79%) OO
20 2023 (16.30%) SOAP
21 1924 (15.50%) TDD
22 1912 (15.41%) Windows
23 1892 (15.24%) XSLT
24 1864 (15.02%) Linux
25 1821 (14.67%) Software Engineering
26 1739 (14.01%) Scrum
26 1739 (14.01%) Ajax
27 1623 (13.08%) HTML5
28 1567 (12.63%) Spring
29 1422 (11.46%) WCF

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 884 (7.12%) Tomcat
2 764 (6.16%) IIS
3 644 (5.19%) WebSphere
4 641 (5.16%) Apache
5 569 (4.58%) JBoss
6 506 (4.08%) SharePoint
7 466 (3.75%) WebLogic
8 391 (3.15%) CMS
9 229 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
10 213 (1.72%) Node.js
11 169 (1.36%) Drupal
12 157 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
13 148 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 142 (1.14%) Apache Solr
15 139 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
16 129 (1.04%) WordPress
17 112 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
18 109 (0.88%) Confluence
19 108 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
20 88 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1175 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 272 (2.19%) MS Office
3 167 (1.35%) Photoshop
4 143 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 59 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 53 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 43 (0.35%) InfoPath
8 41 (0.33%) MS Project
9 36 (0.29%) FrameMaker
10 31 (0.25%) RoboHelp
11 28 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
12 19 (0.15%) Fireworks
13 14 (0.11%) PaintShop Pro
14 12 (0.097%) Acrobat
15 11 (0.089%) PowerPivot
16 10 (0.081%) GNU Octave
17 9 (0.073%) Adobe Captivate
17 9 (0.073%) AutoCAD
17 9 (0.073%) XMetaL
18 6 (0.048%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 181 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 155 (1.25%) Magento
3 137 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
4 112 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
5 107 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
6 95 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
7 74 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
7 74 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
8 73 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
9 72 (0.58%) RMDS
10 50 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
11 45 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
12 40 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
13 39 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
14 33 (0.27%) SAP ERP
15 31 (0.25%) Oracle Manufacturing
16 27 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 26 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
18 25 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
18 25 (0.20%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 297 (2.39%) SaaS
2 283 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 280 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 68 (0.55%) PaaS
5 59 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 44 (0.35%) IaaS
6 44 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (0.23%) GitHub
8 26 (0.21%) Force.com
9 23 (0.19%) Office 365
10 20 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.10%) Google App Engine
13 10 (0.081%) Basecamp
13 10 (0.081%) Heroku
14 8 (0.064%) Sage Pay
14 8 (0.064%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.064%) Adobe Analytics
15 6 (0.048%) Boomi
15 6 (0.048%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 796 (6.41%) HTTP
2 470 (3.79%) Internet
3 353 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 172 (1.39%) SSL
5 131 (1.06%) Intranet
6 116 (0.93%) FTP
7 115 (0.93%) DNS
7 115 (0.93%) WAN
8 113 (0.91%) LAN
9 103 (0.83%) LDAP
10 91 (0.73%) Firewall
11 90 (0.73%) SAN
12 85 (0.68%) NAS
13 82 (0.66%) Multicast
14 79 (0.64%) AMQP
15 73 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
16 72 (0.58%) FCoE
17 64 (0.52%) Broadband
18 51 (0.41%) VPN
18 51 (0.41%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4358 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 1222 (9.85%) MySQL
3 1068 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 840 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 647 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 599 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 555 (4.47%) RDBMS
8 531 (4.28%) Oracle Database
9 474 (3.82%) NoSQL
10 421 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 404 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 377 (3.04%) MongoDB
13 334 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
14 314 (2.53%) DB2
15 305 (2.46%) Big Data
16 260 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
17 225 (1.81%) Hadoop
18 190 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
19 184 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 181 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1326 (10.68%) Visual Studio
2 1128 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1108 (8.93%) Subversion
4 905 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 772 (6.22%) Maven
6 743 (5.99%) Eclipse
7 628 (5.06%) JUnit
8 502 (4.04%) Jenkins
9 491 (3.96%) JIRA
10 483 (3.89%) Selenium
11 425 (3.42%) Ant
12 319 (2.57%) NUnit
13 242 (1.95%) Cucumber
14 201 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 186 (1.50%) WebDriver
16 178 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
17 146 (1.18%) SoapUI
18 128 (1.03%) TeamCity
19 125 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 121 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 2681 (21.60%) Finance
2 732 (5.90%) Banking
3 679 (5.47%) Retail
4 546 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 501 (4.04%) Marketing
6 251 (2.02%) Publishing
7 208 (1.68%) Back Office
8 184 (1.48%) Front Office
9 168 (1.35%) Games
10 161 (1.30%) Manufacturing
11 153 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 137 (1.10%) French Language
13 113 (0.91%) Legal
13 113 (0.91%) Advertising
14 101 (0.81%) Automotive
15 100 (0.81%) Financial Institution
16 97 (0.78%) Law
17 71 (0.57%) Electronics
18 64 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
19 54 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7955 (64.10%) Developer
2 1865 (15.03%) .NET Developer
3 1708 (13.76%) Java Developer
4 1664 (13.41%) Senior Developer
5 1300 (10.47%) C# Developer
6 1244 (10.02%) Analyst
7 936 (7.54%) Software Developer
8 925 (7.45%) Web Developer
9 863 (6.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 769 (6.20%) Architect
11 737 (5.94%) Software Engineer
12 509 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
13 503 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
14 472 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 470 (3.79%) Consultant
16 420 (3.38%) PHP Developer
17 408 (3.29%) Applications Support
18 382 (3.08%) Junior
19 365 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
20 343 (2.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6192 (49.89%) HTML
2 5249 (42.29%) .NET
3 4516 (36.39%) CSS
4 4072 (32.81%) Web Services
5 3305 (26.63%) ASP.NET
6 2850 (22.96%) jQuery
7 2347 (18.91%) JSON
8 2023 (16.30%) SOAP
9 1892 (15.24%) XSLT
10 1739 (14.01%) Ajax
11 1623 (13.08%) HTML5
12 1567 (12.63%) Spring
13 1422 (11.46%) WCF
14 1399 (11.27%) REST
15 1322 (10.65%) .NET Framework
16 1315 (10.60%) J2EE
17 1140 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC
18 915 (7.37%) Hibernate
19 754 (6.08%) RESTful
20 713 (5.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1118 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 1095 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 539 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
4 530 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 480 (3.87%) Open Source
6 469 (3.78%) User Experience
7 447 (3.60%) Client/Server
8 280 (2.26%) Mathematics
9 230 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 225 (1.81%) Data Structures
11 223 (1.80%) N-Tier
12 173 (1.39%) Social Media
13 128 (1.03%) Algorithms
14 127 (1.02%) Mainframe
15 117 (0.94%) Derivative
16 113 (0.91%) Replication
17 109 (0.88%) Data Integration
18 106 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 101 (0.81%) Visualisation
20 99 (0.80%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1912 (15.41%) Windows
2 1864 (15.02%) Linux
3 1207 (9.73%) UNIX
4 528 (4.25%) Android
5 471 (3.80%) Apple iOS
6 199 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 182 (1.47%) Solaris
8 108 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 69 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 59 (0.48%) AIX
10 59 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
11 58 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 53 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 44 (0.35%) Windows Phone
14 43 (0.35%) Windows 8
15 41 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 32 (0.26%) Windows XP
16 32 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
17 31 (0.25%) Mac OS X
18 26 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4814 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
2 2823 (22.75%) MVC
3 2084 (16.79%) OO
4 1924 (15.50%) TDD
5 1821 (14.67%) Software Engineering
6 1739 (14.01%) Scrum
7 1087 (8.76%) E-Commerce
8 1014 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
9 989 (7.97%) SOA
10 986 (7.94%) Web Development
11 883 (7.11%) UML
12 779 (6.28%) Unit Testing
13 755 (6.08%) OOP
14 745 (6.00%) Project Management
15 654 (5.27%) Mentoring
16 651 (5.25%) Multithreading
17 562 (4.53%) OOD
18 515 (4.15%) BDD
19 502 (4.04%) CRM
20 493 (3.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6261 (50.45%) SQL
2 5856 (47.18%) JavaScript
3 4873 (39.26%) C#
4 4623 (37.25%) Java
5 1353 (10.90%) PHP
6 1348 (10.86%) T-SQL
7 1018 (8.20%) VB.NET
8 968 (7.80%) C++
9 807 (6.50%) PL/SQL
10 630 (5.08%) Python
11 497 (4.00%) VB
12 486 (3.92%) Perl
13 417 (3.36%) C
14 392 (3.16%) Ruby
15 373 (3.01%) XPath
16 264 (2.13%) Shell Script
17 245 (1.97%) Objective-C
18 189 (1.52%) XQuery
19 186 (1.50%) VBA
20 177 (1.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2208 (17.79%) Degree
2 226 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 198 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 197 (1.59%) ISEB
5 121 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 109 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 88 (0.71%) MCP
8 80 (0.64%) Sun Certification
9 77 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 65 (0.52%) DV Cleared
11 36 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 34 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
13 31 (0.25%) HND
14 29 (0.23%) MCSD
15 28 (0.23%) PMI Certification
16 24 (0.19%) PhD
17 23 (0.19%) OCPJP
18 16 (0.13%) OCMJD
18 16 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
19 13 (0.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 826 (6.66%) QA
2 133 (1.07%) SLA
3 81 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 67 (0.54%) HL7
5 33 (0.27%) EMIR
5 33 (0.27%) ISO 8583
6 27 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
7 20 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 17 (0.14%) WAI
10 16 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (0.097%) RosettaNet
11 12 (0.097%) WCAG
12 9 (0.073%) Section 508
13 8 (0.064%) GAMP
14 6 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 5 (0.040%) DICOM
16 4 (0.032%) PMBOK
16 4 (0.032%) SNOMED CT
17 3 (0.024%) MiFID
System Software
1 148 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 117 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 113 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
4 79 (0.64%) NFS
5 72 (0.58%) SRDF
6 54 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 33 (0.27%) Docker
8 20 (0.16%) Xen
9 18 (0.15%) KVM
9 18 (0.15%) Varnish
10 14 (0.11%) Firmware
10 14 (0.11%) VirtualBox
11 11 (0.089%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.064%) ISA Server
13 6 (0.048%) vSphere
14 5 (0.040%) UAG
14 5 (0.040%) RACF
15 4 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.032%) Forefront TMG
16 3 (0.024%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 91 (0.73%) Puppet
2 77 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (0.28%) Nagios
4 34 (0.27%) Ansible
5 30 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
6 26 (0.21%) Kibana
7 23 (0.19%) logstash
8 21 (0.17%) StatsD
9 18 (0.15%) SCOM
10 17 (0.14%) CA Endevor
10 17 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
11 11 (0.089%) Vagrant
11 11 (0.089%) Salt
12 10 (0.081%) Tivoli
12 10 (0.081%) SCCM
13 8 (0.064%) CA Single Sign-On
13 8 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (0.056%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 7 (0.056%) OpenView
14 7 (0.056%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2513 (20.25%) Oracle
2 2289 (18.44%) Microsoft
3 425 (3.42%) IBM
4 257 (2.07%) Sybase
5 228 (1.84%) Google
6 220 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
7 209 (1.68%) Adobe
8 193 (1.56%) SAP
9 190 (1.53%) TIBCO
10 180 (1.45%) VMware
11 159 (1.28%) Zend
12 138 (1.11%) Cisco
13 137 (1.10%) hybris
14 119 (0.96%) Red Hat
15 108 (0.87%) HP
16 96 (0.77%) Twitter
17 94 (0.76%) Apple
18 88 (0.71%) ATG
19 81 (0.65%) NetApp
20 79 (0.64%) DataSynapse
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
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Salary: £40000 Per Annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
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East Sussex
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
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Kent
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Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
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