Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 25 9
Rank change year-on-year -10 -16 +16
Permanent jobs citing XML 26 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.16% 6.06% 17.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.83% 15.93% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 20
Belfast median annual salary £52,500 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% +9.09% -32.31%
10th Percentile £26,850 £31,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £55,000 £46,750
County Antrim median annual salary £52,500 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +45.83% +9.09% -22.35%

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 188 113 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 51.79% 38.05% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 119 91 50
Belfast median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £12,500 £28,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,625
County Antrim median annual salary £35,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.88% +14.29% +6.87%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Belfast

XML
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in Belfast.

Salary trend for XML in Belfast

XML
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Belfast over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the Belfast region with a requirement for XML.

1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) Oracle
3 16 (61.54%) Unix
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) Workflow
4 15 (57.69%) PL/SQL
4 15 (57.69%) Oracle Forms
4 15 (57.69%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (46.15%) ERP
5 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (46.15%) JDeveloper
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 12 (46.15%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (34.62%) QA
6 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (34.62%) Change Management
6 9 (34.62%) JSON
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) Middleware
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) HTML
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 5 (19.23%) JavaScript

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 12 (46.15%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (15.38%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.85%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (46.15%) JDeveloper
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) E-Business Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Junior
4 6 (23.08%) Junior Consultant
4 6 (23.08%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (15.38%) UI Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (11.54%) E-Business Developer
6 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) JSON
1 9 (34.62%) Middleware
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
4 4 (15.38%) DHTML
4 4 (15.38%) FpML
4 4 (15.38%) JDBC
4 4 (15.38%) JMS
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) RESTful
4 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 4 (15.38%) Spring MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) Flash
5 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
1 4 (15.38%) Virtual Team
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (3.85%) Contactless
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.85%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Workflow
2 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (46.15%) ERP
2 12 (46.15%) Translating Business Requirements
3 9 (34.62%) Change Management
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 4 (15.38%) Feasibility Study
5 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 4 (15.38%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Bug Management
7 1 (3.85%) ETL
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) PL/SQL
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) C
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Samsung