Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 38 24
Rank change year-on-year -19 -14 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 185 191 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.10% 5.94% 8.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.01% 13.58% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 160 101 289
Bristol median annual salary £40,500 £41,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.41% +9.21% +4.83%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,680 1,406 1,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 46.36% 43.75% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,187 1,468
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +5.48%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Bristol

XML
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for XML in Bristol

XML
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for XML.

1 103 (55.68%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (54.59%) JavaScript
3 97 (52.43%) Java
4 89 (48.11%) HTML
5 77 (41.62%) SQL
6 65 (35.14%) CSS
7 61 (32.97%) C#
8 50 (27.03%) JSON
9 48 (25.95%) OO
10 46 (24.86%) Software Engineering
11 41 (22.16%) TDD
11 41 (22.16%) .NET
11 41 (22.16%) AngularJS
12 40 (21.62%) SQL Server
12 40 (21.62%) Web Services
13 39 (21.08%) HTML5
14 38 (20.54%) Spring
15 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
15 36 (19.46%) Git (software)
16 34 (18.38%) SDLC
17 33 (17.84%) C++
17 33 (17.84%) Linux
18 32 (17.30%) Computer Science
19 31 (16.76%) Web Development
19 31 (16.76%) jQuery
20 30 (16.22%) Ajax
21 29 (15.68%) Hibernate
22 27 (14.59%) Security Cleared
23 26 (14.05%) JIRA
23 26 (14.05%) ASP.NET

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.70%) Mule
3 4 (2.16%) IIS
4 3 (1.62%) Alfresco
4 3 (1.62%) Joomla!
4 3 (1.62%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.62%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.08%) Confluence
6 1 (0.54%) CMS
6 1 (0.54%) Drupal
6 1 (0.54%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.95%) Magento
2 8 (4.32%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.43%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (9.19%) SaaS
4 6 (3.24%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (3.24%) GitHub
4 6 (3.24%) IaaS
4 6 (3.24%) PaaS
4 6 (3.24%) Serverless
4 6 (3.24%) Slack
5 5 (2.70%) G Suite
5 5 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.70%) Heroku
6 2 (1.08%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.54%) Firebase
7 1 (0.54%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) Internet
2 8 (4.32%) Extranet
3 5 (2.70%) SMS
4 2 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.35%) MySQL
3 14 (7.57%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.24%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.62%) MarkLogic
5 3 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.08%) Big Data
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.54%) DB2
7 1 (0.54%) GIS
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.54%) Power BI
7 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (19.46%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.05%) JIRA
3 20 (10.81%) Maven
4 17 (9.19%) Subversion
5 15 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (7.57%) Jenkins
7 10 (5.41%) JUnit
8 9 (4.86%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (4.32%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.24%) Artifactory
10 6 (3.24%) MSBuild
10 6 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (3.24%) RSpec
11 5 (2.70%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.70%) MSTest
11 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.62%) GCC
12 3 (1.62%) Gerrit
13 2 (1.08%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.08%) XMLUnit
General
1 25 (13.51%) Finance
2 23 (12.43%) Marketing
3 20 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 19 (10.27%) Electronics
4 19 (10.27%) Manufacturing
5 12 (6.49%) Law
6 11 (5.95%) Retail
7 10 (5.41%) Legal
8 8 (4.32%) Local Government
9 6 (3.24%) Banking
10 2 (1.08%) Back Office
11 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (66.49%) Developer
2 45 (24.32%) Java Developer
3 38 (20.54%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.89%) Java Software Developer
4 22 (11.89%) Senior Developer
5 21 (11.35%) .NET Developer
6 19 (10.27%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.03%) Architect
7 13 (7.03%) PHP Developer
8 12 (6.49%) Java Engineer
8 12 (6.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (5.95%) Graduate
9 11 (5.95%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (5.41%) Graduate Software Developer
11 9 (4.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (4.86%) Junior
11 9 (4.86%) Junior Developer
11 9 (4.86%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (48.11%) HTML
2 65 (35.14%) CSS
3 50 (27.03%) JSON
4 41 (22.16%) .NET
4 41 (22.16%) AngularJS
5 40 (21.62%) Web Services
6 39 (21.08%) HTML5
7 38 (20.54%) Spring
8 31 (16.76%) jQuery
9 30 (16.22%) Ajax
10 29 (15.68%) Hibernate
11 26 (14.05%) ASP.NET
12 25 (13.51%) Node.js
13 20 (10.81%) JPA
14 18 (9.73%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (8.65%) REST
16 13 (7.03%) CSS3
16 13 (7.03%) J2EE
16 13 (7.03%) JSF
16 13 (7.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.30%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.27%) Client/Server
3 16 (8.65%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (7.57%) Virtual Team
5 11 (5.95%) User Experience
6 10 (5.41%) RIA
7 8 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.24%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.08%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.08%) iPad
10 2 (1.08%) NHS
10 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.08%) Robotics
10 2 (1.08%) Tandem
11 1 (0.54%) Fintech
11 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.84%) Linux
2 19 (10.27%) Windows
3 10 (5.41%) Android
3 10 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.24%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (55.68%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (25.95%) OO
3 46 (24.86%) Software Engineering
4 41 (22.16%) TDD
5 34 (18.38%) SDLC
6 31 (16.76%) Web Development
7 24 (12.97%) Mathematics
7 24 (12.97%) MVC
8 22 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (11.35%) Front End Development
10 19 (10.27%) Digital Marketing
10 19 (10.27%) OOP
10 19 (10.27%) Programme Management
11 18 (9.73%) SOA
12 17 (9.19%) Scrum
13 14 (7.57%) Microservices
13 14 (7.57%) Unit Testing
14 13 (7.03%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.03%) Workflow
15 12 (6.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 101 (54.59%) JavaScript
2 97 (52.43%) Java
3 77 (41.62%) SQL
4 61 (32.97%) C#
5 33 (17.84%) C++
6 15 (8.11%) PHP
7 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.95%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.86%) C
10 8 (4.32%) Python
11 7 (3.78%) Apple Swift
11 7 (3.78%) Objective-C
11 7 (3.78%) VBScript
12 6 (3.24%) VB
12 6 (3.24%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.70%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.62%) ES6
16 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.59%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.73%) Degree
3 17 (9.19%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.62%) ISEB
6 2 (1.08%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.70%) QA
2 3 (1.62%) ECSS
2 3 (1.62%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (3.24%) Docker
2 3 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.24%) Ansible
1 6 (3.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.43%) Oracle
3 19 (10.27%) SAP
4 11 (5.95%) Apple
4 11 (5.95%) Zend
5 8 (4.32%) Intapp
6 6 (3.24%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (3.24%) VMware
7 5 (2.70%) Google
8 3 (1.62%) IBM
8 3 (1.62%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.08%) Capita
9 2 (1.08%) IFS
9 2 (1.08%) Pega
9 2 (1.08%) webMethods
10 1 (0.54%) Cognos
10 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.54%) Symantec