The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 64 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing XML 4232 5711 7250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.45% 5.23% 6.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.52% 13.87% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3542 4742 5953
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +6.49%

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
36728 41176 43607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.65% 37.68% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31776 35357 36725
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 4012 £45,000 - 505
London -15 1492 £55,000 - 157
South East -9 912 £45,000 +4.65% 93
West Midlands +16 361 £42,500 +13.33% 41
North West -3 335 £38,500 -3.75% 63
South West -22 263 £40,500 +8.00% 37
East of England -19 258 £42,500 -10.52% 41
City of London -26 220 £55,000 - 38
Yorkshire -18 207 £42,500 +6.25% 34
Berkshire -11 181 £52,500 +5.00% 17
Manchester -3 178 £37,500 -6.25% 37
Surrey -3 174 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Hampshire -13 169 £42,500 - 17
Buckinghamshire +6 154 £42,500 +3.65% 12
East Midlands +14 153 £40,000 +14.28% 25
West Yorkshire -22 141 £45,000 +5.88% 25
Birmingham 0 127 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Gloucestershire +7 104 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Milton Keynes +2 90 £45,000 +9.75% 7
Cambridgeshire +25 88 £45,000 -5.26% 20
Hertfordshire -33 80 £43,500 -13.86% 9
Leeds -27 79 £46,250 +2.77% 19
Warwickshire +7 74 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Scotland -27 74 £40,250 -6.93% 14
West Sussex -1 72 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Nottinghamshire -4 70 £37,500 +11.94% 7
Cambridge +23 66 £41,250 -13.15% 16
Bristol -33 66 £40,500 +8.00% 15
Staffordshire +29 64 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Merseyside +2 61 £37,500 -3.22% 6

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for XML.

1 4460 (49.36%) SQL
2 4420 (48.92%) HTML
3 4283 (47.40%) JavaScript
4 3693 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
5 3478 (38.49%) .NET
6 3397 (37.59%) C#
7 3240 (35.86%) CSS
8 3191 (35.31%) Java
9 3186 (35.26%) Web Services
10 2759 (30.53%) SQL Server
11 2243 (24.82%) JSON
12 2233 (24.71%) MVC
13 2194 (24.28%) Finance
14 2124 (23.51%) ASP.NET
15 1973 (21.83%) jQuery
16 1777 (19.67%) Microsoft
17 1703 (18.85%) SOAP
18 1689 (18.69%) OO
19 1557 (17.23%) Scrum
20 1540 (17.04%) Oracle
21 1426 (15.78%) Degree
22 1382 (15.29%) TDD
23 1328 (14.70%) REST
24 1305 (14.44%) HTML5
25 1283 (14.20%) Linux
26 1266 (14.01%) Windows
27 1200 (13.28%) Web Development
28 1154 (12.77%) Git (software)
29 1145 (12.67%) XSLT
30 1101 (12.18%) T-SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 609 (6.74%) IIS
2 457 (5.06%) WebSphere
3 438 (4.85%) Tomcat
4 424 (4.69%) SharePoint
5 419 (4.64%) Apache
6 393 (4.35%) JBoss
7 372 (4.12%) CMS
8 282 (3.12%) WebLogic
9 181 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
10 136 (1.51%) Confluence
11 116 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 97 (1.07%) Mule
13 93 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
14 88 (0.97%) WordPress
15 85 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
16 82 (0.91%) Umbraco
17 81 (0.90%) nginx
18 78 (0.86%) Drupal
19 71 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
20 66 (0.73%) Jetty
Applications
1 774 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 268 (2.97%) MS Office
3 101 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 60 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 51 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 49 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 26 (0.29%) Fireworks
8 21 (0.23%) FrameMaker
9 19 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (0.17%) MS Project
11 11 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
12 9 (0.100%) PrintSoft PReS
13 8 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 7 (0.077%) InDesign
14 7 (0.077%) XMetaL
15 5 (0.055%) GIMP
16 4 (0.044%) Acrobat
16 4 (0.044%) Adobe Captivate
16 4 (0.044%) InfoPath
17 2 (0.022%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 201 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 147 (1.63%) Magento
3 77 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 76 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
5 65 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
6 55 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
7 54 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
8 48 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
9 42 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
10 35 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
11 32 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
12 25 (0.28%) Markit EDM
13 23 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
14 20 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
15 18 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
16 17 (0.19%) Oracle HRMS
16 17 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
17 16 (0.18%) Eloqua
17 16 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
18 14 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 275 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
2 256 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 242 (2.68%) SaaS
4 97 (1.07%) GitHub
5 78 (0.86%) Office 365
6 58 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 55 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 40 (0.44%) Google Analytics
9 25 (0.28%) PaaS
10 24 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
10 24 (0.27%) Force.com
11 17 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 15 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 15 (0.17%) Google Play
14 10 (0.11%) iTunes
15 9 (0.100%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (0.100%) IaaS
16 8 (0.089%) CloudFront
17 7 (0.077%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 387 (4.28%) HTTP
2 290 (3.21%) Internet
3 157 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 154 (1.70%) Intranet
5 142 (1.57%) SSL
6 117 (1.29%) FTP
7 75 (0.83%) Firewall
8 70 (0.77%) DNS
8 70 (0.77%) HTTPS
8 70 (0.77%) LDAP
9 34 (0.38%) LAN
9 34 (0.38%) SMTP
10 29 (0.32%) VPN
11 28 (0.31%) WAN
12 24 (0.27%) Extranet
13 21 (0.23%) SAN
14 19 (0.21%) Wireless
15 18 (0.20%) Skype
15 18 (0.20%) SNMP
15 18 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2759 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 944 (10.45%) MySQL
3 797 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 571 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 565 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 510 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 488 (5.40%) NoSQL
8 406 (4.49%) MongoDB
9 363 (4.02%) RDBMS
10 320 (3.54%) Oracle Database
11 291 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
12 262 (2.90%) Big Data
13 251 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 215 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 190 (2.10%) DB2
16 189 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
17 146 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
18 143 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
19 125 (1.38%) QlikView
20 118 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1154 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 833 (9.22%) Visual Studio
3 781 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 755 (8.36%) Subversion
5 565 (6.25%) JIRA
6 528 (5.84%) Jenkins
7 509 (5.63%) JUnit
8 506 (5.60%) Maven
9 461 (5.10%) Selenium
10 413 (4.57%) Eclipse
11 251 (2.78%) Ant
12 233 (2.58%) NUnit
13 171 (1.89%) Cucumber
14 122 (1.35%) SoapUI
15 121 (1.34%) TeamCity
16 116 (1.28%) Gradle
17 111 (1.23%) Hudson
17 111 (1.23%) MSTest
18 106 (1.17%) IntelliJ
19 103 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2194 (24.28%) Finance
2 511 (5.66%) Banking
3 475 (5.26%) Retail
4 429 (4.75%) Marketing
5 373 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 277 (3.07%) Games
7 194 (2.15%) Back Office
8 192 (2.12%) Advertising
9 169 (1.87%) Front Office
10 165 (1.83%) Manufacturing
11 122 (1.35%) Investment Banking
12 115 (1.27%) Publishing
13 114 (1.26%) Legal
14 104 (1.15%) Law
15 89 (0.98%) Automotive
16 83 (0.92%) Electronics
17 80 (0.89%) Financial Institution
18 71 (0.79%) Aerospace
19 53 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
20 35 (0.39%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 5629 (62.30%) Developer
2 1580 (17.49%) .NET Developer
3 1392 (15.41%) C# Developer
4 1193 (13.20%) Senior Developer
5 1184 (13.10%) Java Developer
6 973 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 933 (10.33%) Analyst
8 721 (7.98%) Software Developer
9 587 (6.50%) ASP.NET Developer
10 577 (6.39%) SQL Developer
11 481 (5.32%) Web Developer
12 477 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 454 (5.02%) Architect
14 421 (4.66%) Consultant
15 407 (4.50%) PHP Developer
16 405 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 400 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
18 398 (4.40%) Software Engineer
19 378 (4.18%) Applications Support
20 371 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4420 (48.92%) HTML
2 3478 (38.49%) .NET
3 3240 (35.86%) CSS
4 3186 (35.26%) Web Services
5 2243 (24.82%) JSON
6 2124 (23.51%) ASP.NET
7 1973 (21.83%) jQuery
8 1703 (18.85%) SOAP
9 1328 (14.70%) REST
10 1305 (14.44%) HTML5
11 1145 (12.67%) XSLT
12 1089 (12.05%) Ajax
13 1083 (11.99%) WCF
14 1000 (11.07%) Spring
15 955 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 900 (9.96%) AngularJS
17 824 (9.12%) .NET Framework
18 732 (8.10%) J2EE
19 628 (6.95%) RESTful
20 592 (6.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 887 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 792 (8.76%) Computer Science
3 446 (4.94%) User Experience
4 392 (4.34%) Mobile App
5 355 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
6 226 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 193 (2.14%) Mathematics
8 180 (1.99%) iPad
9 178 (1.97%) Client/Server
10 153 (1.69%) Data Structures
11 144 (1.59%) Data Integration
12 134 (1.48%) Algorithms
13 122 (1.35%) Fintech
14 112 (1.24%) Visualisation
15 83 (0.92%) N-Tier
15 83 (0.92%) PMI
16 75 (0.83%) Virtual Team
17 67 (0.74%) iPhone
18 64 (0.71%) RIA
19 63 (0.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1283 (14.20%) Linux
2 1266 (14.01%) Windows
3 866 (9.58%) Unix
4 389 (4.31%) Android
5 348 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 296 (3.28%) Windows Server
7 133 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 115 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 94 (1.04%) Solaris
10 80 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 65 (0.72%) Ubuntu
12 61 (0.68%) CentOS
12 61 (0.68%) Windows 7
13 45 (0.50%) Windows 8
14 44 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (0.35%) Windows Phone
16 31 (0.34%) Debian
17 25 (0.28%) Mac OS X
18 19 (0.21%) AIX
19 17 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3693 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
2 2233 (24.71%) MVC
3 1689 (18.69%) OO
4 1557 (17.23%) Scrum
5 1382 (15.29%) TDD
6 1200 (13.28%) Web Development
7 1096 (12.13%) Software Engineering
8 1014 (11.22%) SDLC
9 933 (10.33%) SOA
10 878 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
11 751 (8.31%) Unit Testing
12 748 (8.28%) UML
13 694 (7.68%) E-Commerce
14 631 (6.98%) Mentoring
15 574 (6.35%) OOP
16 558 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
17 509 (5.63%) Project Management
18 479 (5.30%) ITIL
19 455 (5.04%) ETL
20 452 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4460 (49.36%) SQL
2 4283 (47.40%) JavaScript
3 3397 (37.59%) C#
4 3191 (35.31%) Java
5 1101 (12.18%) T-SQL
6 921 (10.19%) PHP
7 772 (8.54%) C++
8 629 (6.96%) VB.NET
9 556 (6.15%) Python
10 547 (6.05%) PL/SQL
11 416 (4.60%) C
12 399 (4.42%) VB
13 348 (3.85%) XPath
14 334 (3.70%) Perl
15 304 (3.36%) Ruby
16 234 (2.59%) Scala
17 215 (2.38%) Shell Script
18 212 (2.35%) PowerShell
19 170 (1.88%) Objective-C
20 161 (1.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1426 (15.78%) Degree
2 352 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 258 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 176 (1.95%) ISEB
5 141 (1.56%) ISTQB
6 110 (1.22%) DV Cleared
7 94 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 83 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 76 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 50 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 40 (0.44%) PhD
12 39 (0.43%) Sun Certification
13 36 (0.40%) PMP
14 31 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
14 31 (0.34%) MCSD
15 22 (0.24%) CCNP
16 21 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 16 (0.18%) Siebel Certification
18 14 (0.15%) DBS Check
18 14 (0.15%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 749 (8.29%) QA
2 138 (1.53%) SLA
3 61 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 39 (0.43%) SDET
5 36 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 30 (0.33%) WAI
7 25 (0.28%) HL7
8 22 (0.24%) WCAG
9 19 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (0.089%) ISO 8583
11 7 (0.077%) FATCA
12 6 (0.066%) MiFID
13 5 (0.055%) CRD IV
13 5 (0.055%) ISO20022
13 5 (0.055%) SEPA
14 4 (0.044%) Dodd-Frank
14 4 (0.044%) ISO 9001
15 2 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 7816
15 2 (0.022%) ISO15022
16 1 (0.011%) EMIR
System Software
1 105 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 82 (0.91%) Docker
3 78 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (0.15%) iptables
8 11 (0.12%) vSphere
9 10 (0.11%) Apache Flume
9 10 (0.11%) KVM
9 10 (0.11%) Varnish
9 10 (0.11%) XenApp
10 9 (0.100%) LXC
10 9 (0.100%) NFS
11 8 (0.089%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.089%) Xen
12 7 (0.077%) Firmware
12 7 (0.077%) Samba
13 5 (0.055%) HDFS
14 4 (0.044%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 118 (1.31%) Puppet
2 55 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 47 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (0.35%) Control-M
4 32 (0.35%) Nagios
5 29 (0.32%) Kubernetes
6 27 (0.30%) SCCM
7 25 (0.28%) Ansible
8 21 (0.23%) SCOM
9 20 (0.22%) Graphite
10 19 (0.21%) ZABBIX
11 17 (0.19%) yum
12 16 (0.18%) Terraform
13 15 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 14 (0.15%) Grafana
14 14 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
14 14 (0.15%) Packer
14 14 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
14 14 (0.15%) TIBCO Hawk
14 14 (0.15%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 1777 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 1540 (17.04%) Oracle
3 347 (3.84%) IBM
4 239 (2.64%) Adobe
5 221 (2.45%) Google
6 213 (2.36%) SAP
7 152 (1.68%) Apple
8 143 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
9 136 (1.51%) ServiceNow
10 111 (1.23%) HP
11 108 (1.20%) Zend
12 106 (1.17%) Informatica
13 104 (1.15%) MuleSoft
14 100 (1.11%) Red Hat
15 99 (1.10%) VMware
16 97 (1.07%) TIBCO
17 78 (0.86%) Atlassian
18 75 (0.83%) Sybase
19 74 (0.82%) EPiServer
20 71 (0.79%) Tableau
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