Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 92 50
Rank change year-on-year +14 -42 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 208 208 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.62% 3.16% 5.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.44% 8.41% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 165 172 270
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,818 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,300 £65,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,203 2,472 2,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.36% 37.53% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,892 2,138 1,920
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Berkshire

XML
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for XML in Berkshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for XML in Berkshire

XML
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 96 £33,000 -15.38% 12
Bracknell +2 27 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Maidenhead +44 18 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Newbury 0 18 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Slough +4 17 £58,000 -3.33% 5
Wokingham +20 16 £50,000 - 2
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 105 (50.48%) SQL
2 89 (42.79%) JavaScript
3 70 (33.65%) Java
4 69 (33.17%) REST
5 66 (31.73%) SOAP
5 66 (31.73%) JSON
6 63 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (29.81%) HTML
8 60 (28.85%) Web Services
9 59 (28.37%) XSLT
10 52 (25.00%) jQuery
11 48 (23.08%) Oracle
12 46 (22.12%) SQL Server
13 43 (20.67%) Degree
14 37 (17.79%) Git (software)
15 36 (17.31%) Finance
15 36 (17.31%) Linux
16 35 (16.83%) DevOps
17 34 (16.35%) CSS
17 34 (16.35%) Project Management
17 34 (16.35%) SOA
18 33 (15.87%) Middleware
18 33 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
19 32 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
20 28 (13.46%) XPath
21 26 (12.50%) C#
21 26 (12.50%) Mentoring
22 25 (12.02%) PHP
22 25 (12.02%) Unix
22 25 (12.02%) Microsoft

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (4.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (4.33%) Joomla!
3 8 (3.85%) CMS
3 8 (3.85%) Confluence
3 8 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.37%) Anypoint
4 7 (3.37%) Apache
4 7 (3.37%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.88%) Drupal
5 6 (2.88%) IIS
5 6 (2.88%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (2.88%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.40%) nginx
7 4 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.92%) Mule
7 4 (1.92%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (8.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.48%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.48%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.44%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.48%) Revive Adserver
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.85%) Force.com
3 8 (3.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 8 (3.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 6 (2.88%) SaaS
5 5 (2.40%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.92%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.92%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.44%) Office 365
7 3 (1.44%) PaaS
8 2 (0.96%) GitHub
8 2 (0.96%) Serverless
9 1 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.25%) VPN
2 5 (2.40%) HTTP
2 5 (2.40%) SSL
3 2 (0.96%) DHCP
3 2 (0.96%) DNS
4 1 (0.48%) 4G
4 1 (0.48%) 5G
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (4.81%) DB2
5 9 (4.33%) MySQL
6 8 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.85%) Qlik Sense
6 8 (3.85%) QlikView
7 7 (3.37%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.40%) Big Data
9 5 (2.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (2.40%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.40%) SQLite
10 4 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.92%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (17.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.10%) Subversion
3 19 (9.13%) Jenkins
3 19 (9.13%) JIRA
4 10 (4.81%) Selenium
5 9 (4.33%) Ant
6 8 (3.85%) JUnit
7 7 (3.37%) gulp
7 7 (3.37%) Maven
7 7 (3.37%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.88%) SoapUI
8 6 (2.88%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.40%) Bower
9 5 (2.40%) Grunt
9 5 (2.40%) HP UFT
9 5 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.92%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.92%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (17.31%) Finance
2 14 (6.73%) Marketing
3 10 (4.81%) Law
4 9 (4.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.88%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.92%) Electronics
6 4 (1.92%) Legal
6 4 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.92%) Retail
7 3 (1.44%) Publishing
8 2 (0.96%) French Language
8 2 (0.96%) German Language
8 2 (0.96%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.96%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Automotive
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 100 (48.08%) Developer
2 33 (15.87%) Analyst
3 24 (11.54%) Applications Support
4 18 (8.65%) Consultant
5 17 (8.17%) Applications Support Analyst
5 17 (8.17%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.17%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.17%) Support Analyst
6 12 (5.77%) Integration Specialist
6 12 (5.77%) Software Developer
6 12 (5.77%) XML Developer
7 11 (5.29%) PHP Developer
8 10 (4.81%) Software Engineer
9 8 (3.85%) Architect
9 8 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.85%) QlikView Developer
9 8 (3.85%) Salesforce Developer
9 8 (3.85%) Senior QlikView Developer
9 8 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (3.37%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (33.17%) REST
2 66 (31.73%) JSON
2 66 (31.73%) SOAP
3 62 (29.81%) HTML
4 60 (28.85%) Web Services
5 59 (28.37%) XSLT
6 52 (25.00%) jQuery
7 34 (16.35%) CSS
8 33 (15.87%) Middleware
9 23 (11.06%) .NET
10 20 (9.62%) Spring
10 20 (9.62%) XSD
11 19 (9.13%) XML Schema
12 18 (8.65%) JMS
13 13 (6.25%) HTML5
14 12 (5.77%) Ajax
14 12 (5.77%) AngularJS
14 12 (5.77%) EDI
14 12 (5.77%) WSDL
15 11 (5.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.10%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (8.17%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.88%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.88%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.92%) Replication
6 4 (1.92%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.44%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.44%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.96%) Xbox
9 1 (0.48%) Blog
9 1 (0.48%) CMDB
9 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) PDA
9 1 (0.48%) TM Forum
9 1 (0.48%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.31%) Linux
2 25 (12.02%) Unix
3 12 (5.77%) Windows
4 8 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.40%) Fedora
5 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.96%) Android
8 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.83%) DevOps
3 34 (16.35%) Project Management
3 34 (16.35%) SOA
4 32 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 24 (11.54%) SDLC
7 23 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (10.10%) Software Engineering
9 20 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.62%) Data Modelling
9 20 (9.62%) TDD
10 18 (8.65%) EAI
11 17 (8.17%) OO
11 17 (8.17%) Scrum
12 16 (7.69%) Analytics
12 16 (7.69%) Test Automation
13 15 (7.21%) Chat Support
13 15 (7.21%) MVC
14 14 (6.73%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (50.48%) SQL
2 89 (42.79%) JavaScript
3 70 (33.65%) Java
4 28 (13.46%) XPath
5 26 (12.50%) C#
6 25 (12.02%) PHP
7 15 (7.21%) C++
8 14 (6.73%) Python
9 9 (4.33%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.85%) Apex Code
10 8 (3.85%) SOQL
10 8 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.88%) XQuery
12 5 (2.40%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.40%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.92%) Java 8
13 4 (1.92%) Scala
14 3 (1.44%) C
14 3 (1.44%) Ruby
14 3 (1.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (20.67%) Degree
2 20 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.21%) CCENT
3 15 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (7.21%) MCSA
4 4 (1.92%) ISEB
4 4 (1.92%) MCITP
5 3 (1.44%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) HND
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.48%) MCP
7 1 (0.48%) MCSD
7 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.06%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.96%) GAMP
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.85%) Docker
3 7 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.40%) Ansible
2 5 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.40%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.40%) Puppet
2 5 (2.40%) Terraform
3 4 (1.92%) CloudHub
4 3 (1.44%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.48%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 48 (23.08%) Oracle
2 25 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.13%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (8.65%) IBM
5 12 (5.77%) SAP
5 12 (5.77%) VMware
6 11 (5.29%) MuleSoft
7 8 (3.85%) Zend
8 5 (2.40%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.40%) Remedy
9 3 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.96%) Tableau
10 2 (0.96%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.48%) Adobe
11 1 (0.48%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.48%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.48%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.48%) HP
11 1 (0.48%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.48%) Splunk