Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 128 85 64
Rank change year-on-year -43 -21 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 93 192 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.88% 3.36% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.35% 9.10% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 94 155 251
Berkshire median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £32,975 £35,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 1,739 2,111 2,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.21% 36.99% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,466 1,858 2,112
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £30,025
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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 -34 34 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Slough +36 22 £47,500 -18.10% 2
Bracknell +11 9 £57,500 -8.73% 3
Newbury +5 8 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Wokingham -15 7 £60,000 +17.72% 1
Maidenhead +43 3 £58,750 +11.90%
Hungerford - 1 £26,500 -
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 47 (50.54%) SOAP
2 44 (47.31%) SQL
3 43 (46.24%) Java
4 38 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (39.78%) JSON
6 35 (37.63%) REST
7 33 (35.48%) Web Services
8 28 (30.11%) C#
9 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
10 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
11 19 (20.43%) Linux
12 18 (19.35%) HTML
12 18 (19.35%) .NET
13 17 (18.28%) CSS
14 16 (17.20%) XSLT
14 16 (17.20%) Ajax
14 16 (17.20%) RESTful
15 15 (16.13%) TDD
15 15 (16.13%) Spring
16 14 (15.05%) SaaS
16 14 (15.05%) jQuery
17 13 (13.98%) SOA
17 13 (13.98%) Scrum
17 13 (13.98%) Middleware
18 12 (12.90%) Tomcat
18 12 (12.90%) MySQL
18 12 (12.90%) Presales
19 11 (11.83%) Oracle
19 11 (11.83%) T-SQL
19 11 (11.83%) Python

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 12 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Fuse
3 5 (5.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.30%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) Confluence
6 2 (2.15%) CMS
6 2 (2.15%) JBoss
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.08%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (4.30%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.05%) SaaS
2 11 (11.83%) Azure
3 10 (10.75%) AWS
4 6 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.30%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.23%) Boomi
7 2 (2.15%) iPaaS
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.08%) AtomSphere
8 1 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.08%) BrowserStack
8 1 (1.08%) GitHub
8 1 (1.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) HTTP
1 3 (3.23%) Internet
2 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) FTP
3 1 (1.08%) NAS
3 1 (1.08%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) MySQL
3 7 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.23%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.15%) Big Data
7 2 (2.15%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.15%) DB2
7 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.15%) MS Access
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.08%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.68%) JIRA
2 9 (9.68%) Maven
3 7 (7.53%) JUnit
3 7 (7.53%) Mockito
4 6 (6.45%) DbUnit
4 6 (6.45%) jMock
4 6 (6.45%) SonarQube
5 5 (5.38%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.30%) HP UFT
6 4 (4.30%) JMeter
6 4 (4.30%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (4.30%) Postman
6 4 (4.30%) Selenium
6 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.23%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.23%) TestRail
General
1 7 (7.53%) Automotive
2 6 (6.45%) German Language
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Local Government
5 3 (3.23%) Public Sector
5 3 (3.23%) Retail
6 2 (2.15%) Publishing
7 1 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.08%) Finance
7 1 (1.08%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 52 (55.91%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.83%) .NET Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Consultant
3 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.68%) Analyst
5 5 (5.38%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
5 5 (5.38%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (4.30%) TIBCO Consultant
7 3 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Graduate
7 3 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (3.23%) Presales Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Software Consultant
7 3 (3.23%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 3 (3.23%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (50.54%) SOAP
2 37 (39.78%) JSON
3 35 (37.63%) REST
4 33 (35.48%) Web Services
5 18 (19.35%) .NET
5 18 (19.35%) HTML
6 17 (18.28%) CSS
7 16 (17.20%) Ajax
7 16 (17.20%) RESTful
7 16 (17.20%) XSLT
8 15 (16.13%) Spring
9 14 (15.05%) jQuery
10 13 (13.98%) Middleware
11 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (10.75%) JMS
12 8 (8.60%) Hibernate
13 7 (7.53%) HTML5
13 7 (7.53%) J2EE
13 7 (7.53%) Struts
13 7 (7.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Life Science
1 6 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.30%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.30%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.23%) BBC
5 2 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.08%) NHS
6 1 (1.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Linux
2 11 (11.83%) Windows
3 7 (7.53%) Unix
4 1 (1.08%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.13%) TDD
3 13 (13.98%) Scrum
3 13 (13.98%) SOA
4 12 (12.90%) Presales
5 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (10.75%) DevOps
7 9 (9.68%) BDD
7 9 (9.68%) Kanban
7 9 (9.68%) MVC
8 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.60%) SDLC
9 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.53%) ETL
9 7 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (6.45%) B2B
10 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.45%) CRM
10 6 (6.45%) Project Management
10 6 (6.45%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 44 (47.31%) SQL
2 43 (46.24%) Java
3 28 (30.11%) C#
4 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.83%) Python
5 11 (11.83%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.68%) PHP
7 7 (7.53%) C
8 5 (5.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.38%) Ruby
9 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.30%) Groovy
10 3 (3.23%) C++
10 3 (3.23%) Perl
11 2 (2.15%) Java 8
12 1 (1.08%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.08%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (1.08%) Scala
12 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Degree
1 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
1 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) ISEB
3 3 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.08%) MCITP
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.45%) vSphere
3 5 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.15%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Oracle
1 11 (11.83%) VMware
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.38%) IBM
4 4 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.30%) SAP
4 4 (4.30%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.23%) Cadence
5 3 (3.23%) Dell
5 3 (3.23%) NEC
5 3 (3.23%) Northgate
6 2 (2.15%) HP
6 2 (2.15%) Informatica
6 2 (2.15%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.15%) Talend
7 1 (1.08%) Google
7 1 (1.08%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy
7 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.08%) Zend