Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 154 105
Rank change year-on-year +20 -49 -32
Permanent jobs citing XML 89 193 339
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.84% 1.90% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.51% 4.85% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 80 168 308
Median annual salary £66,250 £65,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +6.12% +6.52%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,750 £37,250
90th Percentile £95,375 £84,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £66,250 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% +13.04% -

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 1,973 3,982 4,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.84% 39.29% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,724 3,597 4,068
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,750 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing XML as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

Salary histogram for XML in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 51 (57.30%) SQL
2 41 (46.07%) SQL Server
3 40 (44.94%) .NET
3 40 (44.94%) REST
4 38 (42.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (41.57%) JSON
6 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
7 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
7 35 (39.33%) SOAP
7 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (32.58%) Azure
9 28 (31.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (28.09%) Degree
11 23 (25.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (25.84%) Finance
11 23 (25.84%) XSLT
12 22 (24.72%) ITIL
12 22 (24.72%) Visual Studio
13 21 (23.60%) Data Modelling
14 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
14 20 (22.47%) CSS
14 20 (22.47%) C#
14 20 (22.47%) Analytics
15 19 (21.35%) Power Platform
16 18 (20.22%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (20.22%) Java
16 18 (20.22%) Scrum
16 18 (20.22%) Banking
17 17 (19.10%) Computer Science

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 9 (10.11%) EPiServer
2 5 (5.62%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.37%) Confluence
3 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) nginx
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.58%) Azure
2 19 (21.35%) Power Platform
3 10 (11.24%) AWS
4 8 (8.99%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) GitHub
6 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) Internet
1 9 (10.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.99%) HTTP
3 6 (6.74%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (1.12%) SSH
4 1 (1.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (46.07%) SQL Server
2 38 (42.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (31.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (25.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (17.98%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (17.98%) OLAP
5 16 (17.98%) OLTP
5 16 (17.98%) Power BI
6 15 (16.85%) OLAP Cube
7 13 (14.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 13 (14.61%) DB2
8 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
10 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
10 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
10 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
13 1 (1.12%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Visual Studio
2 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.62%) Gradle
4 5 (5.62%) Maven
4 5 (5.62%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.37%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.37%) JIRA
6 2 (2.25%) Subversion
7 1 (1.12%) Cypress.io
7 1 (1.12%) ERwin
7 1 (1.12%) Firebug
7 1 (1.12%) GitLab
7 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.12%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (1.12%) Toad
7 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 23 (25.84%) Finance
2 18 (20.22%) Banking
3 8 (8.99%) Private Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.62%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (56.18%) Developer
2 17 (19.10%) Analyst
3 16 (17.98%) Azure Developer
3 16 (17.98%) SQL Developer
3 16 (17.98%) SSIS Developer
4 15 (16.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (16.85%) Excel Developer
4 15 (16.85%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 15 (16.85%) OLAP Developer
4 15 (16.85%) SQL BI Developer
4 15 (16.85%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Developer
4 15 (16.85%) SSAS Developer
5 14 (15.73%) SQL Analyst
6 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 13 (14.61%) ETL Developer
6 13 (14.61%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 13 (14.61%) SQL Support Analyst
6 13 (14.61%) Support Analyst
7 12 (13.48%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.94%) .NET
1 40 (44.94%) REST
2 37 (41.57%) JSON
3 35 (39.33%) SOAP
4 23 (25.84%) XSLT
5 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
5 20 (22.47%) CSS
6 16 (17.98%) HTML
7 15 (16.85%) Spring
8 13 (14.61%) Web Services
9 12 (13.48%) XSD
10 11 (12.36%) .NET Framework
10 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
11 10 (11.24%) WCF
12 6 (6.74%) React
13 5 (5.62%) Dojo
13 5 (5.62%) FpML
13 5 (5.62%) jQuery
13 5 (5.62%) Spring Boot
13 5 (5.62%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.61%) AS400
2 13 (14.61%) iSeries
2 13 (14.61%) Reinsurance
3 8 (8.99%) Derivative
4 5 (5.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (3.37%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.37%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.25%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Linux
2 12 (13.48%) Unix
3 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.72%) ITIL
3 21 (23.60%) Data Modelling
4 20 (22.47%) Analytics
5 18 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (20.22%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (20.22%) Scrum
6 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
6 17 (19.10%) Data Analytics
7 15 (16.85%) Dashboard Development
7 15 (16.85%) OO
7 15 (16.85%) OWASP
8 14 (15.73%) ETL
8 14 (15.73%) Migration
8 14 (15.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (14.61%) Service Management
9 13 (14.61%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.30%) SQL
2 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.47%) C#
4 18 (20.22%) Java
5 14 (15.73%) Python
6 13 (14.61%) RPG
7 9 (10.11%) PowerShell
7 9 (10.11%) XPath
8 7 (7.87%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
9 6 (6.74%) Ruby
10 5 (5.62%) Java 8
11 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.37%) R
12 3 (3.37%) Scala
12 3 (3.37%) VBA
13 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.12%) VBScript
14 1 (1.12%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Degree
2 17 (19.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.74%) CEH
3 6 (6.74%) GWAPT
3 6 (6.74%) OSCP
4 3 (3.37%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.12%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Cronacle
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
1 1 (1.12%) iptables
1 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.61%) ServiceNow
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.12%) Google
4 1 (1.12%) Murex
4 1 (1.12%) Tableau