Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 73 70
Rank change year-on-year -31 -3 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 337 390 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.08% 3.83% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.25% 9.85% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 301 344 472
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +11.65% -6.36%
10th Percentile £37,250 £40,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% -

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 4,646 3,960 5,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.42% 38.92% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,184 3,541 4,808
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 - 1 £57,500 -
XML
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 175 (51.93%) SQL
2 164 (48.66%) Finance
3 143 (42.43%) Java
4 135 (40.06%) JavaScript
4 135 (40.06%) C#
5 130 (38.58%) SQL Server
6 129 (38.28%) JSON
7 126 (37.39%) .NET
8 115 (34.12%) HTML
8 115 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
9 97 (28.78%) Web Services
10 87 (25.82%) CSS
11 77 (22.85%) Microsoft
12 76 (22.55%) Oracle
13 63 (18.69%) OO
13 63 (18.69%) MVC
14 60 (17.80%) Linux
15 59 (17.51%) Banking
15 59 (17.51%) REST
16 55 (16.32%) QA
16 55 (16.32%) Git (software)
17 49 (14.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 49 (14.54%) SOAP
17 49 (14.54%) Relational Database
18 46 (13.65%) Degree
18 46 (13.65%) jQuery
19 45 (13.35%) Microsoft Azure
19 45 (13.35%) DevOps
19 45 (13.35%) SDLC
20 44 (13.06%) Problem-Solving

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 35 (10.39%) IIS
2 20 (5.93%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.75%) Oracle Workflow
4 14 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (4.15%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.86%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.97%) Confluence
7 8 (2.37%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.08%) SAS
8 7 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.78%) CMS
10 5 (1.48%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.48%) JBoss
11 4 (1.19%) Apache
11 4 (1.19%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.19%) Mule
12 3 (0.89%) Moodle
12 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.89%) WordPress
13 2 (0.59%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 20 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 15 (4.45%) Front Arena
1 15 (4.45%) Markit EDM
1 15 (4.45%) thinkFolio
2 12 (3.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.37%) MetaTrader
4 5 (1.48%) FastStats
5 4 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (1.19%) Sonata
6 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.59%) Magento
6 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.30%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.30%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 45 (13.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.37%) NuGet
5 7 (2.08%) GitHub
6 5 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.48%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.19%) Google Play
8 3 (0.89%) Office 365
9 2 (0.59%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.59%) SaaS
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.30%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.56%) HTTP
2 10 (2.97%) DNS
2 10 (2.97%) FTP
3 9 (2.67%) Internet
4 8 (2.37%) Firewall
4 8 (2.37%) NetScaler
5 6 (1.78%) Intranet
5 6 (1.78%) SMS
5 6 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.78%) Wireless
6 4 (1.19%) SAN
6 4 (1.19%) VLAN
6 4 (1.19%) VPN
6 4 (1.19%) WLAN
7 2 (0.59%) GSM
7 2 (0.59%) LTE
7 2 (0.59%) SSH
8 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.30%) MPLS
8 1 (0.30%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (38.58%) SQL Server
2 49 (14.54%) Relational Database
2 49 (14.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (12.46%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (10.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (9.20%) Big Data
6 28 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (6.53%) MySQL
9 16 (4.75%) Crystal Reports
9 16 (4.75%) NoSQL
10 15 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (4.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (2.37%) Power BI
13 7 (2.08%) MongoDB
13 7 (2.08%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.78%) OLTP
14 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.78%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 55 (16.32%) Git (software)
2 44 (13.06%) Visual Studio
3 40 (11.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (5.93%) Maven
5 19 (5.64%) Selenium
6 17 (5.04%) JIRA
7 14 (4.15%) Ant
7 14 (4.15%) Jenkins
8 13 (3.86%) Subversion
8 13 (3.86%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.26%) WebDriver
10 10 (2.97%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.67%) JUnit
11 9 (2.67%) ReSharper
12 8 (2.37%) CA Release Automation
12 8 (2.37%) Eclipse
12 8 (2.37%) Fiddler
12 8 (2.37%) IntelliJ
13 6 (1.78%) Gradle
13 6 (1.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 164 (48.66%) Finance
2 59 (17.51%) Banking
3 28 (8.31%) Advertising
3 28 (8.31%) Front Office
4 25 (7.42%) Law
5 18 (5.34%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.97%) Back Office
7 9 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.67%) Retail
8 8 (2.37%) Legal
8 8 (2.37%) Marketing
9 6 (1.78%) Games
9 6 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.78%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.19%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.89%) Publishing
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) Retail Finance
12 1 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (47.77%) Developer
2 46 (13.65%) Architect
3 38 (11.28%) Analyst
4 30 (8.90%) SQL Developer
5 29 (8.61%) Java Developer
6 25 (7.42%) .NET Developer
7 22 (6.53%) Senior Developer
8 20 (5.93%) Consultant
9 19 (5.64%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (4.75%) Technical Consultant
11 15 (4.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (4.45%) QA Engineer
12 14 (4.15%) C# Developer
12 14 (4.15%) Implementation Consultant
12 14 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (3.86%) Java Consultant
14 12 (3.56%) .NET Architect
14 12 (3.56%) Junior
14 12 (3.56%) Technical Leader
14 12 (3.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (38.28%) JSON
2 126 (37.39%) .NET
3 115 (34.12%) HTML
4 97 (28.78%) Web Services
5 87 (25.82%) CSS
6 59 (17.51%) REST
7 49 (14.54%) SOAP
8 46 (13.65%) jQuery
9 43 (12.76%) ASP.NET
10 36 (10.68%) XSLT
11 35 (10.39%) RESTful
12 31 (9.20%) Spring
13 30 (8.90%) HTML5
14 27 (8.01%) CSS3
15 26 (7.72%) JSP
16 25 (7.42%) AngularJS
17 23 (6.82%) .NET Framework
17 23 (6.82%) J2EE
18 22 (6.53%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (6.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.90%) Computer Science
3 28 (8.31%) Fintech
4 27 (8.01%) Fixed Income
5 25 (7.42%) User Experience
6 20 (5.93%) Derivative
7 18 (5.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (5.04%) Equities
8 17 (5.04%) Hedge funds
9 11 (3.26%) Data Structures
9 11 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (2.67%) W3C
11 8 (2.37%) Credit Risk
11 8 (2.37%) Reinsurance
12 7 (2.08%) Client/Server
12 7 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (2.08%) Market Risk
13 6 (1.78%) Life Science
13 6 (1.78%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.80%) Linux
2 36 (10.68%) Windows
3 28 (8.31%) Unix
4 11 (3.26%) CentOS
5 10 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.67%) Android
6 9 (2.67%) Solaris
7 8 (2.37%) AIX
7 8 (2.37%) HPUX
7 8 (2.37%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.59%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (18.69%) MVC
2 63 (18.69%) OO
3 45 (13.35%) DevOps
3 45 (13.35%) SDLC
4 44 (13.06%) Problem-Solving
5 43 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (12.17%) ETL
7 40 (11.87%) Scrum
8 39 (11.57%) Test Automation
9 38 (11.28%) TDD
10 29 (8.61%) Workflow
11 27 (8.01%) Microservices
12 26 (7.72%) Investment Management
12 26 (7.72%) Unit Testing
13 25 (7.42%) Analytics
13 25 (7.42%) Business Analysis
13 25 (7.42%) Data Integration
13 25 (7.42%) Front End Development
13 25 (7.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 175 (51.93%) SQL
2 143 (42.43%) Java
3 135 (40.06%) C#
3 135 (40.06%) JavaScript
4 41 (12.17%) Python
5 38 (11.28%) T-SQL
6 32 (9.50%) PowerShell
7 26 (7.72%) Perl
7 26 (7.72%) PHP
8 24 (7.12%) VB
9 19 (5.64%) Shell Script
10 14 (4.15%) VBA
11 12 (3.56%) XPath
12 9 (2.67%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.48%) C++
13 5 (1.48%) R
14 4 (1.19%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.19%) PHP 7
15 3 (0.89%) Groovy
15 3 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (13.65%) Degree
2 17 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.78%) PMP
4 4 (1.19%) ISEB
4 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.89%) MCSE
6 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) MCSA
7 1 (0.30%) MCSD
7 1 (0.30%) MCTS
7 1 (0.30%) MOS
7 1 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (16.32%) QA
2 25 (7.42%) Data Quality
3 9 (2.67%) WCAG
4 3 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) MiFID
5 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.37%) Active Directory
1 8 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (1.19%) Docker
3 4 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (2.37%) Kibana
1 8 (2.37%) logstash
1 8 (2.37%) Perfmon
2 6 (1.78%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.19%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.19%) SCCM
3 4 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.59%) Control-M
4 2 (0.59%) SCOM
4 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.30%) Salt
5 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 77 (22.85%) Microsoft
2 76 (22.55%) Oracle
3 15 (4.45%) Calypso
3 15 (4.45%) Charles River
3 15 (4.45%) SimCorp
4 13 (3.86%) Apigee
4 13 (3.86%) TIBCO
5 8 (2.37%) SolarWinds
5 8 (2.37%) VMware
6 7 (2.08%) Citrix
7 5 (1.48%) Google
8 4 (1.19%) Ariba
8 4 (1.19%) Capita
8 4 (1.19%) SAP
8 4 (1.19%) SEEBURGER
8 4 (1.19%) Veeam
9 3 (0.89%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.89%) Informatica
9 3 (0.89%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.89%) Solace