Period
to 11 July 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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 74 86
Rank change year-on-year -23 +12 -43
Permanent jobs citing XML 60 221 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.15% 3.77% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 9.91% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 64 188 197
Median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £42,875 £27,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,250 £66,000 £71,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 1,045 2,230 2,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.43% 38.03% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1,939 2,243
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Berkshire

XML
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML in Berkshire.

Salary trend for XML in Berkshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in Berkshire over the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 July 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 +13 36 £60,000 +55.84% 2
Slough +9 6 £53,750 -7.33%
Bracknell -1 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Newbury +17 3 £47,500 +5.56%
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 41 (68.33%) Web Services
2 37 (61.67%) Java
3 34 (56.67%) SOAP
4 33 (55.00%) REST
5 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (46.67%) C#
6 28 (46.67%) SQL
7 22 (36.67%) TDD
7 22 (36.67%) AWS
8 20 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 19 (31.67%) Maven
9 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
10 18 (30.00%) Windows
10 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 18 (30.00%) Spring
11 17 (28.33%) Degree
11 17 (28.33%) CRM
11 17 (28.33%) Apache Camel
12 16 (26.67%) WCF
13 15 (25.00%) JSON
13 15 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 15 (25.00%) .NET
13 15 (25.00%) Azure
13 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
14 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
14 14 (23.33%) RESTful
14 14 (23.33%) DevOps
14 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
14 14 (23.33%) Scrum

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 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Fuse
2 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (6.67%) JBoss
6 3 (5.00%) IIS
7 2 (3.33%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (3.33%) Confluence
8 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (8.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.67%) AWS
2 15 (25.00%) Azure
2 15 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
3 13 (21.67%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (6.67%) Serverless
5 3 (5.00%) SaaS
6 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.33%) BrowserStack
6 2 (3.33%) GCP
6 2 (3.33%) IaaS
6 2 (3.33%) PaaS
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.67%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (1.67%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.33%) DB2
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.33%) MySQL
7 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 19 (31.67%) Maven
3 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
4 13 (21.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 11 (18.33%) DbUnit
6 11 (18.33%) jMock
6 11 (18.33%) JUnit
6 11 (18.33%) Mockito
6 11 (18.33%) SonarQube
7 5 (8.33%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.33%) Appium
8 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.33%) HP UFT
8 2 (3.33%) JBehave
8 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.33%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.33%) TestNG
8 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (68.33%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) CRM Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Integration Developer
5 5 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) CRM Architect
8 2 (3.33%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (3.33%) SaaS Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Salesforce Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Salesforce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (68.33%) Web Services
2 34 (56.67%) SOAP
3 33 (55.00%) REST
4 18 (30.00%) Spring
5 17 (28.33%) Apache Camel
6 16 (26.67%) WCF
7 15 (25.00%) .NET
7 15 (25.00%) JSON
8 14 (23.33%) RESTful
9 13 (21.67%) J2EE
10 11 (18.33%) HTML
10 11 (18.33%) PowerMock
11 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 10 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 10 (16.67%) Reactive Extensions
11 10 (16.67%) XSD
12 8 (13.33%) jQuery
13 7 (11.67%) Middleware
14 6 (10.00%) CSS
14 6 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) BBC
2 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.33%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) TDD
3 17 (28.33%) CRM
4 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (23.33%) DevOps
5 14 (23.33%) Scrum
6 13 (21.67%) SOA
7 12 (20.00%) Kanban
7 12 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
7 12 (20.00%) Sprint Retrospective
8 11 (18.33%) BDD
8 11 (18.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 11 (18.33%) Workflow
9 10 (16.67%) Migration
9 10 (16.67%) MVVM
9 10 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 10 (16.67%) Sprint Review
10 9 (15.00%) Data Migration
11 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
12 7 (11.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (61.67%) Java
2 28 (46.67%) C#
2 28 (46.67%) SQL
3 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) Groovy
4 7 (11.67%) Python
5 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.00%) Java 8
6 5 (8.33%) Bourne shell
6 5 (8.33%) C
6 5 (8.33%) C++
6 5 (8.33%) Jython
7 2 (3.33%) Perl
7 2 (3.33%) PHP
7 2 (3.33%) Ruby
7 2 (3.33%) SOQL
7 2 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (15.00%) MCITP
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PMO
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.33%) vSphere
3 8 (13.33%) Docker
4 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (11.67%) Puppet
2 2 (3.33%) Ansible
2 2 (3.33%) HP ALM
2 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.33%) Packer
2 2 (3.33%) Salt
2 2 (3.33%) Terraform
3 1 (1.67%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 8 (13.33%) Oracle
5 6 (10.00%) Google
6 5 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (3.33%) Capita
7 2 (3.33%) HP
7 2 (3.33%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.33%) Talend
8 1 (1.67%) NetIQ