Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
London > Central London
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 152 103
Rank change year-on-year +17 -49 -24
Permanent jobs citing XML 179 268 392
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.08% 2.07% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.37% 5.08% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 171 243 346
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -4.35%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,336 5,276 5,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.69% 40.79% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,942 4,785 4,960
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Central London

XML
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for XML in Central London

XML
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in Central London over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for XML in Central London

XML
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Central London region over the 6 months to 31 May 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
City of London +23 149 £60,000 - 10
West End of London +25 9 £52,500 -16.00%
City of Westminster +17 8 £52,500 -32.26%
Camden +5 2 - -
Southwark - 2 £56,250 -
Kensington and Chelsea 0 1 - -
XML
London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Central London region with a requirement for XML.

1 85 (47.49%) SQL
2 84 (46.93%) JavaScript
3 79 (44.13%) .NET
4 76 (42.46%) JSON
5 74 (41.34%) Finance
6 66 (36.87%) REST
7 61 (34.08%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (31.84%) SQL Server
9 56 (31.28%) SOAP
10 54 (30.17%) ITIL
11 53 (29.61%) C#
12 50 (27.93%) XSLT
13 46 (25.70%) MVC
13 46 (25.70%) Degree
14 45 (25.14%) Git (software)
15 44 (24.58%) CSS
16 43 (24.02%) Computer Science
17 42 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (22.91%) Computer Science Degree
19 40 (22.35%) Web Services
19 40 (22.35%) Microsoft
20 37 (20.67%) ASP.NET
20 37 (20.67%) OWASP
21 36 (20.11%) Java
22 35 (19.55%) HTML
22 35 (19.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 34 (18.99%) Migration
24 33 (18.44%) Visual Studio
25 32 (17.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 32 (17.88%) Scrum

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 25 (13.97%) EPiServer
2 13 (7.26%) MQSeries
3 11 (6.15%) Apache
4 9 (5.03%) nginx
5 5 (2.79%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (2.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.23%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.56%) Confluence
7 1 (0.56%) IIS
7 1 (0.56%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.79%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.56%) Magento
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.88%) Azure
2 29 (16.20%) AWS
3 8 (4.47%) SaaS
4 7 (3.91%) Power Platform
5 4 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.23%) IaaS
6 3 (1.68%) Office 365
6 3 (1.68%) Power Automate
7 2 (1.12%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.12%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.56%) AdWords
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.56%) GitHub
8 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.97%) Internet
2 22 (12.29%) HTTP
3 20 (11.17%) DNS
4 15 (8.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.68%) Intranet
6 2 (1.12%) FTP
6 2 (1.12%) SSH
7 1 (0.56%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (31.84%) SQL Server
2 35 (19.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (17.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 28 (15.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (15.08%) DB2
6 16 (8.94%) NoSQL
7 15 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (8.38%) Relational Database
8 14 (7.82%) MongoDB
8 14 (7.82%) MySQL
9 10 (5.59%) OLAP
9 10 (5.59%) OLTP
10 9 (5.03%) RDBMS
11 8 (4.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (3.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (3.91%) CouchDB
12 7 (3.91%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (3.91%) Snowflake Schema
12 7 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (25.14%) Git (software)
2 33 (18.44%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.47%) git-flow
4 7 (3.91%) ERwin
4 7 (3.91%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (2.79%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.79%) Maven
5 5 (2.79%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.23%) Gradle
7 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.12%) JIRA
8 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.56%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.56%) Firebug
9 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.56%) Subversion
9 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.56%) Toad
9 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (41.34%) Finance
2 20 (11.17%) Banking
3 13 (7.26%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.79%) General Ledger
4 5 (2.79%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.23%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.68%) Marketing
7 2 (1.12%) Back Office
7 2 (1.12%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (46.93%) Developer
2 38 (21.23%) Analyst
3 35 (19.55%) .NET Developer
4 33 (18.44%) C# Developer
5 31 (17.32%) Support Analyst
6 30 (16.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (16.76%) SQL Analyst
7 29 (16.20%) SQL Support Analyst
8 21 (11.73%) Administrator
9 16 (8.94%) Java Developer
10 14 (7.82%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (7.26%) Java Programmer
11 13 (7.26%) Programmer
12 12 (6.70%) Architect
12 12 (6.70%) Penetration Tester
12 12 (6.70%) Senior Developer
12 12 (6.70%) Tester
13 10 (5.59%) PHP Developer
14 9 (5.03%) Senior PHP Developer
15 8 (4.47%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (44.13%) .NET
2 76 (42.46%) JSON
3 66 (36.87%) REST
4 56 (31.28%) SOAP
5 50 (27.93%) XSLT
6 44 (24.58%) CSS
7 40 (22.35%) Web Services
8 37 (20.67%) ASP.NET
9 35 (19.55%) HTML
10 31 (17.32%) .NET Framework
11 19 (10.61%) Spring
12 13 (7.26%) Dojo
12 13 (7.26%) jQuery
13 12 (6.70%) AngularJS
13 12 (6.70%) JSP
13 12 (6.70%) RESTful
14 11 (6.15%) FIX Protocol
15 10 (5.59%) Kafka
15 10 (5.59%) LAMP
16 9 (5.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (15.64%) Reinsurance
3 27 (15.08%) AS400
3 27 (15.08%) iSeries
4 10 (5.59%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.03%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.91%) Derivative
6 7 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.91%) Reference Data
7 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.23%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (2.23%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.68%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.12%) Semantic Web
9 2 (1.12%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.76%) Linux
2 24 (13.41%) Unix
3 8 (4.47%) Android
3 8 (4.47%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.12%) Windows
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.08%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.17%) ITIL
3 46 (25.70%) MVC
4 43 (24.02%) Computer Science
5 37 (20.67%) OWASP
6 34 (18.99%) Migration
7 32 (17.88%) Scrum
8 27 (15.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (15.08%) Data Security
8 27 (15.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (15.08%) Service Management
8 27 (15.08%) Tech Ops
8 27 (15.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (14.53%) User Stories
10 25 (13.97%) Sprint Planning
11 24 (13.41%) OO
12 20 (11.17%) TDD
13 19 (10.61%) Data Modelling
14 18 (10.06%) Analytics
14 18 (10.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 85 (47.49%) SQL
2 84 (46.93%) JavaScript
3 53 (29.61%) C#
4 36 (20.11%) Java
5 29 (16.20%) Python
6 27 (15.08%) RPG
7 25 (13.97%) XPath
8 18 (10.06%) PowerShell
9 14 (7.82%) Ruby
10 13 (7.26%) PHP
11 12 (6.70%) Bash Shell
12 10 (5.59%) PL/SQL
13 8 (4.47%) PHP 7
13 8 (4.47%) VB.NET
14 5 (2.79%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.23%) ES6
15 4 (2.23%) Java 8
15 4 (2.23%) VBA
16 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (25.70%) Degree
2 41 (22.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (6.70%) CEH
3 12 (6.70%) GWAPT
3 12 (6.70%) OSCP
4 9 (5.03%) Master's Degree
5 7 (3.91%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) Data Quality
1 10 (5.59%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) iptables
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.08%) ServiceNow
3 24 (13.41%) Oracle
4 3 (1.68%) Facebook
4 3 (1.68%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.12%) Google
5 2 (1.12%) Solace
5 2 (1.12%) Splunk
6 1 (0.56%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.56%) DeepCrawl
6 1 (0.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.56%) Murex
6 1 (0.56%) Remedy
6 1 (0.56%) Sage
6 1 (0.56%) Screaming Frog
6 1 (0.56%) Tableau