Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 93 81
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 -22
Permanent jobs citing XML 351 329 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.16% 3.31% 3.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.36% 8.39% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 321 302 407
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,025 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,375 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 4,767 3,922 4,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.86% 39.41% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,369 3,536 4,590
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 £37,516
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +2.68%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 19 October 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.

1 195 (55.56%) SQL
2 170 (48.43%) Finance
3 156 (44.44%) Java
4 138 (39.32%) JavaScript
5 137 (39.03%) SQL Server
6 132 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (35.33%) C#
8 123 (35.04%) HTML
8 123 (35.04%) JSON
9 120 (34.19%) .NET
10 106 (30.20%) CSS
11 96 (27.35%) Web Services
12 71 (20.23%) Microsoft
13 70 (19.94%) Linux
13 70 (19.94%) Oracle
14 69 (19.66%) OO
14 69 (19.66%) Git (software)
15 63 (17.95%) QA
15 63 (17.95%) SOAP
16 62 (17.66%) Relational Database
17 59 (16.81%) RESTful
18 58 (16.52%) ETL
19 57 (16.24%) TDD
20 55 (15.67%) MVC
21 54 (15.38%) Banking
22 53 (15.10%) Spring
23 52 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 52 (14.81%) DevOps
23 52 (14.81%) REST
24 51 (14.53%) Microsoft Azure

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 30 (8.55%) IIS
2 23 (6.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 22 (6.27%) SharePoint
4 17 (4.84%) CMS
5 10 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.85%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.42%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.42%) Confluence
7 5 (1.42%) JBoss
7 5 (1.42%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.14%) Mule
8 4 (1.14%) SAS
8 4 (1.14%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.85%) Apache TomEE
9 3 (0.85%) WordPress
10 2 (0.57%) JCAPS
10 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (6.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 22 (6.27%) Front Arena
1 22 (6.27%) Markit EDM
1 22 (6.27%) thinkFolio
2 12 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.28%) FastStats
4 4 (1.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.85%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.57%) Magento
7 1 (0.28%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.28%) Kondor
7 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 51 (14.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.70%) GitHub
4 12 (3.42%) OpenShift
5 7 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.42%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.42%) Apigee
6 5 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.85%) NuGet
7 3 (0.85%) Office 365
8 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.57%) Google Play
8 2 (0.57%) SaaS
8 2 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.28%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.70%) FTP
2 10 (2.85%) HTTP
3 9 (2.56%) Firewall
4 7 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.71%) DNS
5 6 (1.71%) SMS
5 6 (1.71%) Wireless
6 5 (1.42%) Internet
6 5 (1.42%) SAN
7 4 (1.14%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.14%) VLAN
7 4 (1.14%) VPN
7 4 (1.14%) WLAN
8 3 (0.85%) SSH
9 2 (0.57%) GSM
9 2 (0.57%) LTE
10 1 (0.28%) Intranet
10 1 (0.28%) SMTP
10 1 (0.28%) SSL
10 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (39.03%) SQL Server
2 62 (17.66%) Relational Database
3 52 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (9.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (8.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (6.84%) MySQL
9 22 (6.27%) Crystal Reports
10 20 (5.70%) Big Data
11 16 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (3.99%) NoSQL
14 10 (2.85%) Power BI
15 8 (2.28%) MongoDB
15 8 (2.28%) SQL Server 2016
16 7 (1.99%) RDBMS
17 6 (1.71%) Riak
17 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (1.71%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 69 (19.66%) Git (software)
2 42 (11.97%) Visual Studio
3 30 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (6.84%) Selenium
5 18 (5.13%) Maven
6 16 (4.56%) Subversion
6 16 (4.56%) TeamCity
7 13 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.70%) WebDriver
8 12 (3.42%) Ant
8 12 (3.42%) Cucumber
9 11 (3.13%) JUnit
10 10 (2.85%) Gradle
10 10 (2.85%) JIRA
11 8 (2.28%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.42%) Android Studio
12 5 (1.42%) Genymotion
12 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (1.14%) Gitweb
13 4 (1.14%) ReSharper
General
1 170 (48.43%) Finance
2 54 (15.38%) Banking
3 30 (8.55%) Front Office
4 27 (7.69%) Law
5 25 (7.12%) Retail
6 22 (6.27%) Financial Institution
7 21 (5.98%) Advertising
8 14 (3.99%) Marketing
9 11 (3.13%) Back Office
10 9 (2.56%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.99%) Legal
12 6 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (1.42%) Publishing
14 4 (1.14%) Games
14 4 (1.14%) Retail Finance
15 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.28%) Billing
16 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 180 (51.28%) Developer
2 54 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 40 (11.40%) Analyst
3 40 (11.40%) Senior Developer
4 35 (9.97%) Architect
5 30 (8.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (8.55%) SQL Developer
6 19 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 19 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 19 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (4.84%) .NET Architect
7 17 (4.84%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 16 (4.56%) Consultant
8 16 (4.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 15 (4.27%) Java Engineer
9 15 (4.27%) PHP Developer
10 14 (3.99%) Implementation Consultant
10 14 (3.99%) Programmer
10 14 (3.99%) Tester
11 13 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (35.04%) HTML
1 123 (35.04%) JSON
2 120 (34.19%) .NET
3 106 (30.20%) CSS
4 96 (27.35%) Web Services
5 63 (17.95%) SOAP
6 59 (16.81%) RESTful
7 53 (15.10%) Spring
8 52 (14.81%) REST
9 47 (13.39%) jQuery
10 38 (10.83%) ASP.NET
10 38 (10.83%) HTML5
11 33 (9.40%) CSS3
12 30 (8.55%) XSLT
13 27 (7.69%) JSP
13 27 (7.69%) Spring Boot
14 26 (7.41%) .NET Framework
15 24 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (6.27%) AngularJS
17 21 (5.98%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.69%) Fixed Income
2 30 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.69%) User Experience
4 26 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (7.12%) Derivative
6 24 (6.84%) Computer Science
6 24 (6.84%) Hedge funds
7 23 (6.55%) Equities
7 23 (6.55%) Fintech
8 13 (3.70%) Data Structures
8 13 (3.70%) Reinsurance
9 8 (2.28%) W3C
10 7 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.99%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.71%) Life Science
11 6 (1.71%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.42%) Credit Risk
13 4 (1.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 70 (19.94%) Linux
2 27 (7.69%) Windows
3 21 (5.98%) Unix
4 13 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.71%) Solaris
7 5 (1.42%) AIX
7 5 (1.42%) Android
7 5 (1.42%) HPUX
8 4 (1.14%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.85%) CentOS
9 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (19.66%) OO
3 58 (16.52%) ETL
4 57 (16.24%) TDD
5 55 (15.67%) MVC
6 52 (14.81%) DevOps
7 45 (12.82%) Scrum
8 44 (12.54%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (11.97%) Microservices
9 42 (11.97%) SDLC
10 41 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
11 40 (11.40%) Test Automation
12 35 (9.97%) Web Development
13 34 (9.69%) Business Analysis
13 34 (9.69%) Investment Management
14 32 (9.12%) Workflow
15 31 (8.83%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (7.69%) Asset Management
16 27 (7.69%) E-Commerce
16 27 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 195 (55.56%) SQL
2 156 (44.44%) Java
3 138 (39.32%) JavaScript
4 124 (35.33%) C#
5 44 (12.54%) T-SQL
6 32 (9.12%) Python
7 30 (8.55%) PHP
8 29 (8.26%) PowerShell
9 28 (7.98%) Perl
10 19 (5.41%) Shell Script
11 18 (5.13%) VB
12 15 (4.27%) VBA
13 13 (3.70%) XPath
14 9 (2.56%) PHP 7
15 6 (1.71%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.42%) C++
16 5 (1.42%) Groovy
16 5 (1.42%) Ruby
17 4 (1.14%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (11.40%) Degree
2 12 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.14%) MCSE
6 3 (0.85%) ISEB
6 3 (0.85%) MCSA
6 3 (0.85%) PMP
7 2 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (17.95%) QA
2 21 (5.98%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.28%) WCAG
4 1 (0.28%) MiFID
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (6.27%) Docker
2 10 (2.85%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.28%) iptables
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (7.12%) Kubernetes
2 15 (4.27%) Docker Swarm
3 8 (2.28%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.14%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.14%) SCCM
5 3 (0.85%) Kibana
5 3 (0.85%) logstash
5 3 (0.85%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.57%) Control-M
6 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.57%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) Ansible
7 1 (0.28%) Salt
7 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 71 (20.23%) Microsoft
2 70 (19.94%) Oracle
3 22 (6.27%) Calypso
3 22 (6.27%) Charles River
3 22 (6.27%) SimCorp
4 16 (4.56%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.56%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.28%) Remedy
7 6 (1.71%) Adobe
8 5 (1.42%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.42%) Citrix
9 4 (1.14%) Ariba
9 4 (1.14%) Google
9 4 (1.14%) HP
9 4 (1.14%) SAP
9 4 (1.14%) SEEBURGER
9 4 (1.14%) Solace
9 4 (1.14%) Veeam
9 4 (1.14%) VMware
10 3 (0.85%) Informatica