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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 42 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 6029 7988 8048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.50% 6.81% 7.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.62% 17.51% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4983 6687 6966
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 £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
41241 45627 43427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 38.92% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35205 38805 37583
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 £60,600 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -13 5630 £45,000 +5.88% 758
London -15 2168 £55,000 +10.00% 234
South East -8 1260 £42,500 +3.03% 118
City of London -26 466 £55,000 +4.76% 70
East of England -11 435 £47,500 +11.76% 51
South West -13 431 £37,500 +2.73% 73
North West -8 417 £40,000 +6.66% 107
Yorkshire -15 391 £37,500 +7.14% 74
West Midlands -14 297 £35,000 -11.39% 56
West Yorkshire -24 258 £38,000 +1.33% 41
Berkshire -8 246 £50,000 +17.64% 23
Surrey -19 245 £44,000 +3.52% 24
Manchester -5 243 £40,000 +6.66% 50
Hampshire +4 212 £40,000 - 19
Hertfordshire +1 201 £53,500 +18.88% 16
East Midlands -22 201 £42,500 +8.97% 30
Scotland -8 186 £41,500 -2.35% 16
Leeds -28 162 £40,000 +6.66% 29
Buckinghamshire +6 152 £41,000 -6.81% 10
Bristol -6 150 £37,500 +2.04% 26
Kent +17 103 £42,500 +21.42% 5
East Sussex +5 101 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Oxfordshire -7 97 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Milton Keynes -1 90 £41,000 -8.88% 5
Cheshire -22 87 £42,500 +21.42% 23
Birmingham -8 85 £40,000 - 18
Cambridgeshire -18 85 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Wales -9 82 £37,500 +14.50% 13
North Yorkshire +10 81 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Brighton +5 81 £41,250 +14.58% 7

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6422 (51.45%) SQL
2 6207 (49.72%) HTML
3 5892 (47.20%) JavaScript
4 5060 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 5015 (40.17%) .NET
6 4868 (39.00%) Java
7 4716 (37.78%) C#
8 4427 (35.46%) CSS
9 4130 (33.08%) SQL Server
10 4115 (32.96%) Web Services
11 3148 (25.22%) ASP.NET
12 2920 (23.39%) jQuery
13 2859 (22.90%) Finance
14 2780 (22.27%) MVC
15 2675 (21.43%) Oracle
16 2397 (19.20%) JSON
17 2273 (18.21%) Microsoft
18 2218 (17.77%) Degree
19 2086 (16.71%) SOAP
20 2008 (16.09%) OO
21 1977 (15.84%) TDD
22 1960 (15.70%) XSLT
23 1945 (15.58%) Linux
24 1828 (14.64%) Scrum
25 1820 (14.58%) Windows
26 1741 (13.95%) Software Engineering
27 1723 (13.80%) HTML5
28 1711 (13.71%) Ajax
29 1699 (13.61%) Spring
30 1507 (12.07%) REST

XML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 902 (7.23%) Tomcat
2 737 (5.90%) IIS
3 638 (5.11%) Apache
4 620 (4.97%) WebSphere
5 542 (4.34%) JBoss
6 514 (4.12%) WebLogic
7 500 (4.01%) SharePoint
8 404 (3.24%) CMS
9 252 (2.02%) Node.js
10 211 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
11 172 (1.38%) Apache Solr
12 153 (1.23%) Drupal
13 148 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
14 144 (1.15%) WordPress
15 132 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
16 128 (1.03%) Confluence
17 109 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
18 105 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
19 99 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 99 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1221 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 269 (2.15%) MS Office
3 162 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 129 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 84 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 63 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 48 (0.38%) FrameMaker
8 47 (0.38%) InfoPath
9 33 (0.26%) MS Project
9 33 (0.26%) RoboHelp
10 20 (0.16%) FastStats
11 19 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
12 18 (0.14%) Fireworks
13 14 (0.11%) PaintShop Pro
13 14 (0.11%) Acrobat
14 10 (0.080%) InDesign
15 9 (0.072%) SPSS
16 8 (0.064%) AutoCAD
16 8 (0.064%) XMetaL
16 8 (0.064%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 194 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 150 (1.20%) Magento
3 120 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
4 112 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 104 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
6 79 (0.63%) RMDS
7 73 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
8 66 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
9 62 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
10 59 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
11 57 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
12 47 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
13 40 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
14 38 (0.30%) Markit EDM
14 38 (0.30%) thinkFolio
15 33 (0.26%) Temenos T24
15 33 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
16 32 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 27 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
18 24 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 344 (2.76%) SaaS
2 325 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 287 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (0.58%) Google Analytics
4 72 (0.58%) PaaS
5 66 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 49 (0.39%) GitHub
7 39 (0.31%) IaaS
8 38 (0.30%) Office 365
9 28 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
10 27 (0.22%) Force.com
11 16 (0.13%) Heroku
12 12 (0.096%) Basecamp
13 11 (0.088%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (0.072%) Firebase
15 7 (0.056%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (0.056%) Adobe Analytics
15 7 (0.056%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.048%) Google App Engine
16 6 (0.048%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 749 (6.00%) HTTP
2 482 (3.86%) Internet
3 370 (2.96%) TCP/IP
4 157 (1.26%) SSL
5 140 (1.12%) Intranet
6 118 (0.95%) FTP
6 118 (0.95%) WAN
7 111 (0.89%) LAN
8 98 (0.79%) Firewall
9 97 (0.78%) Multicast
10 93 (0.75%) SAN
11 91 (0.73%) NAS
12 87 (0.70%) DNS
13 85 (0.68%) LDAP
14 80 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
15 79 (0.63%) FCoE
16 65 (0.52%) CTI
17 63 (0.50%) Broadband
17 63 (0.50%) AMQP
18 50 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4130 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 1237 (9.91%) MySQL
3 1141 (9.14%) Relational Database
4 768 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 652 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 630 (5.05%) Oracle Database
7 593 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 546 (4.37%) NoSQL
9 534 (4.28%) RDBMS
10 466 (3.73%) MongoDB
11 407 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 369 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
13 321 (2.57%) Big Data
14 316 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
15 307 (2.46%) DB2
16 302 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
17 259 (2.07%) Hadoop
18 218 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
19 203 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
20 187 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1281 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 1265 (10.13%) Visual Studio
3 1096 (8.78%) Subversion
4 885 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 813 (6.51%) Maven
6 698 (5.59%) Eclipse
7 617 (4.94%) JUnit
8 569 (4.56%) Jenkins
9 548 (4.39%) JIRA
10 507 (4.06%) Selenium
11 421 (3.37%) Ant
12 338 (2.71%) NUnit
13 263 (2.11%) Cucumber
14 193 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 180 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
15 180 (1.44%) WebDriver
16 170 (1.36%) Hudson
17 154 (1.23%) SoapUI
18 123 (0.99%) TeamCity
18 123 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2859 (22.90%) Finance
2 855 (6.85%) Banking
3 691 (5.54%) Retail
4 518 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 516 (4.13%) Marketing
6 250 (2.00%) Back Office
7 226 (1.81%) Publishing
8 213 (1.71%) Front Office
9 204 (1.63%) Games
10 187 (1.50%) Investment Banking
11 151 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 132 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 132 (1.06%) Legal
13 112 (0.90%) French Language
14 95 (0.76%) Electronics
15 88 (0.70%) Law
16 85 (0.68%) Advertising
17 80 (0.64%) Automotive
18 58 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
19 51 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7925 (63.49%) Developer
2 1753 (14.04%) Java Developer
3 1725 (13.82%) .NET Developer
4 1713 (13.72%) Senior Developer
5 1278 (10.24%) Analyst
6 1153 (9.24%) C# Developer
7 1010 (8.09%) Web Developer
8 911 (7.30%) Software Developer
9 751 (6.02%) Architect
10 747 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
11 688 (5.51%) Software Engineer
12 556 (4.45%) Consultant
13 546 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
14 443 (3.55%) ASP.NET Developer
15 433 (3.47%) Applications Support
16 400 (3.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 398 (3.19%) PHP Developer
18 373 (2.99%) Junior
19 371 (2.97%) Support Analyst
20 337 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6207 (49.72%) HTML
2 5015 (40.17%) .NET
3 4427 (35.46%) CSS
4 4115 (32.96%) Web Services
5 3148 (25.22%) ASP.NET
6 2920 (23.39%) jQuery
7 2397 (19.20%) JSON
8 2086 (16.71%) SOAP
9 1960 (15.70%) XSLT
10 1723 (13.80%) HTML5
11 1711 (13.71%) Ajax
12 1699 (13.61%) Spring
13 1507 (12.07%) REST
14 1440 (11.54%) WCF
15 1251 (10.02%) J2EE
16 1219 (9.77%) .NET Framework
17 1139 (9.12%) ASP.NET MVC
18 968 (7.75%) Hibernate
19 738 (5.91%) CSS3
20 729 (5.84%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1129 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1116 (8.94%) Computer Science
3 524 (4.20%) Mobile App
4 474 (3.80%) User Experience
5 470 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 457 (3.66%) Client/Server
7 303 (2.43%) Mathematics
8 250 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 240 (1.92%) N-Tier
10 222 (1.78%) Data Structures
11 178 (1.43%) Social Media
12 161 (1.29%) Derivative
13 139 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 121 (0.97%) Visualisation
15 118 (0.95%) Fixed Income
16 117 (0.94%) Mainframe
17 116 (0.93%) W3C
18 114 (0.91%) Replication
19 113 (0.91%) Data Integration
20 99 (0.79%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1945 (15.58%) Linux
2 1820 (14.58%) Windows
3 1318 (10.56%) UNIX
4 510 (4.09%) Android
5 455 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 214 (1.71%) Solaris
7 194 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 113 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 70 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 67 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 61 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
12 55 (0.44%) AIX
13 51 (0.41%) Ubuntu
14 49 (0.39%) Windows 7
15 48 (0.38%) Windows Phone
16 43 (0.34%) CentOS
17 39 (0.31%) Windows XP
17 39 (0.31%) Windows 8
18 35 (0.28%) Mac OS X
19 29 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5060 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 2780 (22.27%) MVC
3 2008 (16.09%) OO
4 1977 (15.84%) TDD
5 1828 (14.64%) Scrum
6 1741 (13.95%) Software Engineering
7 1272 (10.19%) SDLC
8 1125 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
9 1068 (8.56%) E-Commerce
10 1054 (8.44%) SOA
11 1050 (8.41%) Web Development
12 837 (6.71%) UML
13 807 (6.46%) Unit Testing
14 788 (6.31%) OOP
15 745 (5.97%) Project Management
16 694 (5.56%) Mentoring
17 597 (4.78%) BDD
18 587 (4.70%) Multithreading
19 578 (4.63%) CRM
20 522 (4.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6422 (51.45%) SQL
2 5892 (47.20%) JavaScript
3 4868 (39.00%) Java
4 4716 (37.78%) C#
5 1329 (10.65%) T-SQL
6 1300 (10.41%) PHP
7 929 (7.44%) PL/SQL
8 921 (7.38%) C++
9 871 (6.98%) VB.NET
10 693 (5.55%) Python
11 494 (3.96%) Perl
12 482 (3.86%) VB
13 420 (3.36%) C
14 408 (3.27%) Ruby
15 363 (2.91%) XPath
16 284 (2.28%) Shell Script
17 223 (1.79%) XQuery
18 214 (1.71%) VBA
19 200 (1.60%) Objective-C
19 200 (1.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2218 (17.77%) Degree
2 225 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 196 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 193 (1.55%) ISEB
5 156 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 116 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 90 (0.72%) MCP
8 87 (0.70%) Sun Certification
9 75 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 62 (0.50%) DV Cleared
11 34 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
12 33 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
13 31 (0.25%) PhD
14 27 (0.22%) HND
14 27 (0.22%) PMI Certification
15 21 (0.17%) MCSD
16 19 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (0.15%) Brainbench
17 16 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 15 (0.12%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 878 (7.03%) QA
2 134 (1.07%) SLA
3 93 (0.75%) HL7
4 64 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 34 (0.27%) EMIR
6 32 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
7 30 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 23 (0.18%) PCI DSS
9 21 (0.17%) ISO 8583
10 13 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (0.088%) WAI
12 10 (0.080%) SNOMED CT
12 10 (0.080%) RosettaNet
12 10 (0.080%) Section 508
13 8 (0.064%) WCAG
14 7 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 6 (0.048%) GCP
16 5 (0.040%) DICOM
17 3 (0.024%) FATCA
17 3 (0.024%) DO-178B
System Software
1 163 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
3 112 (0.90%) Active Directory
4 87 (0.70%) NFS
5 79 (0.63%) SRDF
6 42 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 37 (0.30%) Docker
8 34 (0.27%) Xen
9 31 (0.25%) KVM
10 15 (0.12%) Varnish
11 13 (0.10%) vSphere
12 11 (0.088%) VirtualBox
12 11 (0.088%) VMware ESX
13 9 (0.072%) RACF
13 9 (0.072%) iptables
14 7 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.056%) UAG
14 7 (0.056%) ISA Server
15 6 (0.048%) Firmware
15 6 (0.048%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 116 (0.93%) Puppet
2 95 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 49 (0.39%) Ansible
5 41 (0.33%) Nagios
6 25 (0.20%) SCOM
7 21 (0.17%) logstash
8 20 (0.16%) StatsD
8 20 (0.16%) Kibana
8 20 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 20 (0.16%) CA Endevor
9 15 (0.12%) Vagrant
10 13 (0.10%) SCCM
11 11 (0.088%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (0.072%) Control-M
12 9 (0.072%) HP UCMDB
12 9 (0.072%) HAProxy
13 8 (0.064%) Capistrano
14 7 (0.056%) Data Guard
14 7 (0.056%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2675 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2273 (18.21%) Microsoft
3 480 (3.85%) IBM
4 303 (2.43%) Sybase
5 256 (2.05%) Google
6 213 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 206 (1.65%) SAP
8 201 (1.61%) Adobe
9 187 (1.50%) VMware
10 171 (1.37%) TIBCO
11 164 (1.31%) Zend
12 143 (1.15%) Cisco
13 120 (0.96%) hybris
14 109 (0.87%) Red Hat
15 98 (0.79%) EMC
16 95 (0.76%) HP
17 92 (0.74%) Twitter
18 87 (0.70%) Intel
18 87 (0.70%) NetApp
19 82 (0.66%) DataSynapse
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