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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 20 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Permanent jobs citing XML 16 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.08% 12.61% 7.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.39% 25.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 4
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £49,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 92 56 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 40.71% 50.45% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 33 21
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Belfast

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 16 (53.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (23.33%) Spring
5 7 (23.33%) VB
5 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (23.33%) JSON
6 6 (20.00%) Big Data
6 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (20.00%) REST
6 6 (20.00%) QA
6 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) C#
6 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) Unix
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript

XML
Top Related 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 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.33%) GemFire
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
1 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) JDeveloper
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Front Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) E-Business Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
1 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (23.33%) JSON
2 7 (23.33%) Spring
3 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (20.00%) REST
4 5 (16.67%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) Middleware
6 3 (10.00%) XSLT
7 1 (3.33%) CSS
7 1 (3.33%) FpML
7 1 (3.33%) JDBC
7 1 (3.33%) JMS
7 1 (3.33%) RESTful
7 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Derivative
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Cyber Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) ATDD
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.00%) User Stories
5 3 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (23.33%) VB
4 6 (20.00%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) C++
6 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.67%) Python
8 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
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