Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 92 67
Rank change year-on-year -16 -25 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 311 340 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.92% 3.28% 4.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.73% 8.23% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 282 311 436
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £56,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.62% +2.73% -
10th Percentile £40,125 £37,500 £37,125
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £61,500 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.81% +0.91% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,623 4,129 4,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.34% 39.81% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4,225 3,745 4,251
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the City of London

XML
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for XML in the City of London

XML
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in the City of London

XML
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the City of London region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
London Bridge 0 2 £57,500 +4.55%
XML
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for XML.

1 180 (57.88%) SQL
2 155 (49.84%) Finance
3 143 (45.98%) Java
4 124 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (37.94%) JavaScript
5 118 (37.94%) SQL Server
6 107 (34.41%) HTML
7 106 (34.08%) JSON
8 101 (32.48%) C#
9 100 (32.15%) .NET
10 98 (31.51%) Web Services
11 95 (30.55%) CSS
12 71 (22.83%) Oracle
13 70 (22.51%) SOAP
14 67 (21.54%) Linux
15 66 (21.22%) ETL
16 61 (19.61%) Spring
17 58 (18.65%) Git (software)
18 56 (18.01%) Microsoft
18 56 (18.01%) Relational Database
19 55 (17.68%) RESTful
20 54 (17.36%) QA
20 54 (17.36%) OO
21 51 (16.40%) REST
22 50 (16.08%) Data Warehouse
23 49 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
24 47 (15.11%) Scrum
25 46 (14.79%) Microservices
26 45 (14.47%) TDD
27 43 (13.83%) Banking

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (8.04%) IIS
2 20 (6.43%) CMS
3 18 (5.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 17 (5.47%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.57%) JBoss
7 6 (1.93%) Apache TomEE
7 6 (1.93%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.61%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.61%) SAS
9 4 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.29%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.29%) Mule
10 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.96%) WordPress
11 2 (0.64%) Apache
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.32%) nginx
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.64%) Maple
3 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.64%) XMetaL
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (5.79%) Markit EDM
2 17 (5.47%) Front Arena
2 17 (5.47%) thinkFolio
3 11 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (2.57%) FastStats
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.64%) Magento
7 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.32%) Carpe Diem
7 1 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.32%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.32%) Kondor
7 1 (0.32%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 49 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.82%) GitHub
3 13 (4.18%) OpenShift
4 12 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.29%) Apigee
6 4 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.29%) Office 365
7 3 (0.96%) SaaS
8 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.64%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.32%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.32%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.86%) FTP
2 9 (2.89%) Firewall
3 7 (2.25%) HTTP
4 5 (1.61%) DNS
4 5 (1.61%) SAN
4 5 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.96%) VLAN
5 3 (0.96%) VPN
5 3 (0.96%) Wireless
5 3 (0.96%) WLAN
6 2 (0.64%) FIX Connectivity
6 2 (0.64%) LAN
6 2 (0.64%) SMS
6 2 (0.64%) WAN
7 1 (0.32%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.32%) SMTP
7 1 (0.32%) SSH
7 1 (0.32%) SSL
7 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (37.94%) SQL Server
2 56 (18.01%) Relational Database
3 50 (16.08%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (9.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (5.79%) MySQL
8 18 (5.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (5.47%) Big Data
9 17 (5.47%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (4.50%) NoSQL
10 14 (4.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 13 (4.18%) Power BI
12 10 (3.22%) Biml
12 10 (3.22%) RDBMS
13 8 (2.57%) MongoDB
14 7 (2.25%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.93%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 58 (18.65%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.97%) Visual Studio
3 26 (8.36%) Selenium
4 20 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (6.11%) Subversion
6 16 (5.14%) Maven
7 14 (4.50%) TeamCity
8 13 (4.18%) Cucumber
8 13 (4.18%) WebDriver
9 11 (3.54%) Ant
9 11 (3.54%) JUnit
10 10 (3.22%) Gradle
11 9 (2.89%) Jenkins
12 8 (2.57%) JIRA
13 6 (1.93%) Mockito
14 4 (1.29%) Gitweb
14 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (0.96%) Android Studio
15 3 (0.96%) Genymotion
15 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 155 (49.84%) Finance
2 43 (13.83%) Banking
3 30 (9.65%) Retail
4 23 (7.40%) Law
5 20 (6.43%) Financial Institution
5 20 (6.43%) Front Office
6 16 (5.14%) Advertising
7 13 (4.18%) Marketing
8 8 (2.57%) Publishing
9 7 (2.25%) Back Office
9 7 (2.25%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.61%) Legal
12 4 (1.29%) Games
12 4 (1.29%) Retail Finance
13 1 (0.32%) Billing
13 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 158 (50.80%) Developer
2 56 (18.01%) Java Developer
3 43 (13.83%) Senior Developer
4 36 (11.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (11.25%) Analyst
6 26 (8.36%) Architect
7 22 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (6.75%) SQL Developer
9 19 (6.11%) .NET Architect
9 19 (6.11%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 17 (5.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (4.82%) Programmer
11 15 (4.82%) Systems Analyst
12 14 (4.50%) Analyst Programmer
12 14 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (4.18%) PHP Developer
13 13 (4.18%) Tester
14 12 (3.86%) Java Engineer
14 12 (3.86%) Systems Analyst Programmer
14 12 (3.86%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (34.41%) HTML
2 106 (34.08%) JSON
3 100 (32.15%) .NET
4 98 (31.51%) Web Services
5 95 (30.55%) CSS
6 70 (22.51%) SOAP
7 61 (19.61%) Spring
8 55 (17.68%) RESTful
9 51 (16.40%) REST
10 34 (10.93%) jQuery
10 34 (10.93%) Spring Boot
11 28 (9.00%) ASP.NET
12 27 (8.68%) Apache Camel
12 27 (8.68%) CSS3
12 27 (8.68%) JSP
12 27 (8.68%) XSLT
13 26 (8.36%) HTML5
14 21 (6.75%) .NET Framework
15 20 (6.43%) GraphQL
15 20 (6.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (7.72%) Fixed Income
2 23 (7.40%) User Experience
3 22 (7.07%) Data Structures
3 22 (7.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (6.43%) Fintech
5 19 (6.11%) Derivative
5 19 (6.11%) Hedge funds
6 18 (5.79%) Equities
7 14 (4.50%) Reinsurance
8 6 (1.93%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.93%) Life Science
9 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.61%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.61%) W3C
10 4 (1.29%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.29%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 67 (21.54%) Linux
2 29 (9.32%) Windows
3 18 (5.79%) Unix
4 12 (3.86%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.25%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.93%) Solaris
7 5 (1.61%) AIX
7 5 (1.61%) Android
7 5 (1.61%) HPUX
8 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (21.22%) ETL
3 54 (17.36%) OO
4 47 (15.11%) Scrum
5 46 (14.79%) Microservices
6 45 (14.47%) TDD
7 43 (13.83%) DevOps
8 40 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (12.22%) MVC
10 37 (11.90%) SDLC
11 35 (11.25%) Web Development
12 33 (10.61%) Pair Programming
13 32 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
14 30 (9.65%) Analytics
14 30 (9.65%) E-Commerce
14 30 (9.65%) Test Automation
15 29 (9.32%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (9.32%) Waterfall
16 26 (8.36%) Machine Learning
17 25 (8.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 180 (57.88%) SQL
2 143 (45.98%) Java
3 118 (37.94%) JavaScript
4 101 (32.48%) C#
5 42 (13.50%) T-SQL
6 24 (7.72%) PHP
6 24 (7.72%) Python
7 21 (6.75%) PowerShell
8 20 (6.43%) Perl
9 19 (6.11%) VBA
10 16 (5.14%) VB
11 11 (3.54%) Shell Script
12 10 (3.22%) PHP 7
13 9 (2.89%) XPath
14 7 (2.25%) C++
15 6 (1.93%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.61%) Groovy
17 4 (1.29%) MATLAB
17 4 (1.29%) R
18 3 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (7.72%) Degree
2 10 (3.22%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.93%) MCSE
4 6 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.29%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.96%) MCSA
7 2 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.32%) CFA
8 1 (0.32%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (17.36%) QA
2 24 (7.72%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.61%) WCAG
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.36%) Docker
2 9 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.32%) iptables
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.32%) XenApp
6 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (9.97%) Kubernetes
2 21 (6.75%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (1.93%) SCCM
4 5 (1.61%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.96%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.64%) SCOM
7 1 (0.32%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.32%) Opsview
Vendors
1 71 (22.83%) Oracle
2 56 (18.01%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.75%) Red Hat
4 17 (5.47%) Calypso
4 17 (5.47%) Charles River
4 17 (5.47%) SimCorp
5 10 (3.22%) Remedy
6 6 (1.93%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.61%) Adobe
8 4 (1.29%) Ariba
8 4 (1.29%) Citrix
8 4 (1.29%) HP
8 4 (1.29%) Informatica
8 4 (1.29%) Murex
8 4 (1.29%) SAP
8 4 (1.29%) SEEBURGER
8 4 (1.29%) Solace
8 4 (1.29%) Sybase
9 3 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.96%) Veeam