Period
to 18 January 2020

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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 128 110 96
Rank change year-on-year -18 -14 -35
Permanent jobs citing XML 209 282 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 2.75% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 6.26% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 188 252 288
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £60,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.23% +5.65% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,275 £40,000 £38,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.69% +6.96% +4.55%

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 3,554 4,502 4,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.96% 43.83% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,157 4,103 3,790
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 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
London Bridge -8 4 £57,500 -
XML
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for XML.

1 115 (55.02%) Finance
2 97 (46.41%) SQL
3 93 (44.50%) JavaScript
4 82 (39.23%) .NET
5 81 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (37.32%) C#
7 77 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 68 (32.54%) JSON
9 64 (30.62%) HTML
10 63 (30.14%) SOAP
11 62 (29.67%) XSLT
12 60 (28.71%) MVC
13 55 (26.32%) REST
14 54 (25.84%) Microsoft
15 53 (25.36%) Web Services
16 51 (24.40%) Oracle
17 50 (23.92%) CSS
17 50 (23.92%) .NET Framework
17 50 (23.92%) Git (software)
18 47 (22.49%) ASP.NET
19 44 (21.05%) Visual Studio
20 43 (20.57%) Internet
21 42 (20.10%) Scrum
22 41 (19.62%) Problem-Solving
23 38 (18.18%) Unix
24 37 (17.70%) Spring
24 37 (17.70%) SQL Server 2012
25 36 (17.22%) OWASP
26 35 (16.75%) Linux
26 35 (16.75%) ITIL

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 33 (15.79%) EPiServer
2 29 (13.88%) CMS
3 12 (5.74%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (4.78%) Apache Solr
4 10 (4.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (3.83%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.87%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.44%) Apache
8 3 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.44%) SAS
9 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.48%) GemFire
10 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.96%) Sketch
3 1 (0.48%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.26%) Magento
2 10 (4.78%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (4.78%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.96%) FastStats
3 2 (0.96%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.48%) iTrent
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.83%) AWS
2 27 (12.92%) Azure
3 11 (5.26%) GCP
3 11 (5.26%) Serverless
4 10 (4.78%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.39%) Office 365
6 4 (1.91%) SaaS
7 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Flow
7 3 (1.44%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.96%) AdWords
8 2 (0.96%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.96%) npm
8 2 (0.96%) Trello
9 1 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.48%) GitHub
9 1 (0.48%) Heroku
9 1 (0.48%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (20.57%) Internet
2 13 (6.22%) HTTP
3 4 (1.91%) DNS
3 4 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.44%) Intranet
5 2 (0.96%) SSH
6 1 (0.48%) DHCP
6 1 (0.48%) FTP
6 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 37 (17.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (13.40%) Relational Database
4 24 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (7.18%) Oracle Database
8 14 (6.70%) MySQL
8 14 (6.70%) RDBMS
9 13 (6.22%) Big Data
10 12 (5.74%) MongoDB
11 11 (5.26%) DB2
11 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
12 10 (4.78%) Endeca
13 9 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (3.35%) NoSQL
15 6 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 4 (1.91%) CouchDB
17 4 (1.91%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 50 (23.92%) Git (software)
2 44 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.35%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.39%) Selenium
6 4 (1.91%) JIRA
6 4 (1.91%) JUnit
6 4 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.44%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.44%) ERwin
7 3 (1.44%) JMeter
7 3 (1.44%) Maven
7 3 (1.44%) Mockito
7 3 (1.44%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.96%) Bower
8 2 (0.96%) gulp
8 2 (0.96%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.96%) webpack
General
1 115 (55.02%) Finance
2 25 (11.96%) Banking
3 19 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 19 (9.09%) Marketing
4 13 (6.22%) Legal
5 8 (3.83%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.35%) Retail
7 4 (1.91%) Back Office
7 4 (1.91%) Law
8 3 (1.44%) Advertising
8 3 (1.44%) Electronics
8 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.44%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.96%) Games
9 2 (0.96%) Publishing
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
10 1 (0.48%) Front Office
10 1 (0.48%) Humanities
Job Titles
1 86 (41.15%) Developer
2 45 (21.53%) C# Developer
3 43 (20.57%) Analyst
4 36 (17.22%) .NET Developer
5 30 (14.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (12.92%) Architect
7 26 (12.44%) Support Analyst
8 23 (11.00%) Consultant
9 21 (10.05%) Senior Developer
10 18 (8.61%) Senior C# Developer
11 17 (8.13%) Cloud Architect
12 15 (7.18%) Business Analyst
13 14 (6.70%) Java Developer
13 14 (6.70%) Lead Developer
14 13 (6.22%) SQL Analyst
14 13 (6.22%) SQL Support Analyst
15 12 (5.74%) Administrator
16 11 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
16 11 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
16 11 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (39.23%) .NET
2 68 (32.54%) JSON
3 64 (30.62%) HTML
4 63 (30.14%) SOAP
5 62 (29.67%) XSLT
6 55 (26.32%) REST
7 53 (25.36%) Web Services
8 50 (23.92%) .NET Framework
8 50 (23.92%) CSS
9 47 (22.49%) ASP.NET
10 37 (17.70%) Spring
11 28 (13.40%) RESTful
12 26 (12.44%) HTML5
13 23 (11.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (9.57%) CSS3
15 18 (8.61%) AngularJS
16 16 (7.66%) jQuery
16 16 (7.66%) XSD
17 14 (6.70%) J2EE
18 12 (5.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.57%) Reinsurance
3 17 (8.13%) AS400
3 17 (8.13%) iSeries
4 11 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 10 (4.78%) iPad
5 10 (4.78%) Virtual Team
6 9 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.31%) User Experience
7 7 (3.35%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.87%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.39%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.39%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.44%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.44%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.18%) Unix
2 35 (16.75%) Linux
3 13 (6.22%) Windows
4 12 (5.74%) Solaris
5 4 (1.91%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.44%) Android
7 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (28.71%) MVC
3 42 (20.10%) Scrum
4 41 (19.62%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (17.22%) OWASP
6 35 (16.75%) ITIL
7 33 (15.79%) Project Management
7 33 (15.79%) Web Development
8 29 (13.88%) Data Management
9 27 (12.92%) Content Management
10 26 (12.44%) Computer Science
10 26 (12.44%) OO
11 24 (11.48%) Presales
12 23 (11.00%) Fintech
12 23 (11.00%) User Stories
13 22 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (9.57%) Migration
14 20 (9.57%) TDD
14 20 (9.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 97 (46.41%) SQL
2 93 (44.50%) JavaScript
3 78 (37.32%) C#
4 35 (16.75%) Java
5 34 (16.27%) XPath
6 24 (11.48%) Python
7 17 (8.13%) RPG
8 13 (6.22%) PL/SQL
9 12 (5.74%) Bourne shell
9 12 (5.74%) C-shell
9 12 (5.74%) Korn
10 10 (4.78%) VB
11 9 (4.31%) PHP
12 8 (3.83%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.35%) TypeScript
14 6 (2.87%) Perl
14 6 (2.87%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.87%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.91%) C++
15 4 (1.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (15.31%) Degree
2 21 (10.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.44%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.44%) CEH
3 3 (1.44%) GWAPT
3 3 (1.44%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.44%) OSCP
4 1 (0.48%) MCP
4 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.83%) QA
2 13 (6.22%) GDPR
2 13 (6.22%) SLA
3 10 (4.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) Basel III
4 1 (0.48%) IFRS
4 1 (0.48%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 15022
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 9 (4.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.83%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.48%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 51 (24.40%) Oracle
3 16 (7.66%) ServiceNow
4 15 (7.18%) SAP
5 13 (6.22%) IBM
6 11 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (4.78%) Adobe
7 10 (4.78%) ATG
7 10 (4.78%) Demandware
7 10 (4.78%) Elastic Path
7 10 (4.78%) hybris
7 10 (4.78%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.44%) Facebook
8 3 (1.44%) Informatica
9 2 (0.96%) DeepCrawl
9 2 (0.96%) Google
9 2 (0.96%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.96%) Screaming Frog
9 2 (0.96%) Talend
10 1 (0.48%) Ping Identity