Period
to 21 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 80 57
Rank change year-on-year -15 -23 -23
Permanent jobs citing XML 325 464 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.27% 3.89% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.22% 9.32% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 300 408 683
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £81,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 3953 4981 6539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.80% 41.71% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3556 4583 5665
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,825 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.68% +1.82%

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 October 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XML.

1 176 (54.15%) SQL
2 139 (42.77%) Finance
3 132 (40.62%) JavaScript
4 126 (38.77%) SQL Server
5 116 (35.69%) Java
6 111 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (32.31%) C#
8 103 (31.69%) HTML
9 98 (30.15%) .NET
10 76 (23.38%) JSON
11 73 (22.46%) Web Services
12 72 (22.15%) Linux
13 70 (21.54%) Banking
14 64 (19.69%) FIX Protocol
14 64 (19.69%) Oracle
15 63 (19.38%) MVC
16 60 (18.46%) ASP.NET
17 57 (17.54%) Unix
18 54 (16.62%) Microsoft
19 53 (16.31%) SOAP
19 53 (16.31%) jQuery
20 50 (15.38%) CSS
21 45 (13.85%) XSLT
21 45 (13.85%) Degree
21 45 (13.85%) SDLC
22 43 (13.23%) TDD
23 42 (12.92%) Team Foundation Server
23 42 (12.92%) Scrum
24 40 (12.31%) Front Office
25 38 (11.69%) XSD

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 32 (9.85%) Apache
1 32 (9.85%) IIS
2 19 (5.85%) CMS
3 18 (5.54%) JBoss
3 18 (5.54%) WebSphere
4 16 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.00%) Apache TomEE
6 9 (2.77%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.46%) nginx
8 7 (2.15%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.54%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.23%) Confluence
10 4 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.92%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.62%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.92%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.31%) Kondor
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.77%) GitHub
4 8 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.85%) SaaS
6 3 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.92%) Office 365
6 3 (0.92%) PaaS
7 2 (0.62%) BrowserStack
7 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.62%) IaaS
7 2 (0.62%) Serverless
8 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.62%) TCP/IP
2 22 (6.77%) HTTP
3 19 (5.85%) Intranet
4 12 (3.69%) Internet
5 8 (2.46%) LAN
5 8 (2.46%) WAN
6 4 (1.23%) DNS
7 3 (0.92%) InfiniBand
7 3 (0.92%) IPFIX
8 2 (0.62%) LDAP
8 2 (0.62%) MPLS
8 2 (0.62%) Multicast
8 2 (0.62%) VPLS
9 1 (0.31%) FTP
9 1 (0.31%) SMS
9 1 (0.31%) SSH
9 1 (0.31%) VPN
9 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.31%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (38.77%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.08%) Relational Database
3 26 (8.00%) MySQL
4 24 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (7.08%) NoSQL
6 21 (6.46%) RDBMS
7 17 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (4.62%) Big Data
9 14 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (2.77%) Apache Hive
13 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
15 4 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (1.23%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.23%) MongoDB
15 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (12.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (11.69%) Git (software)
3 32 (9.85%) Jenkins
4 29 (8.92%) JIRA
5 28 (8.62%) Maven
6 24 (7.38%) Subversion
6 24 (7.38%) Visual Studio
7 20 (6.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 19 (5.85%) TeamCity
9 18 (5.54%) Selenium
10 17 (5.23%) Cucumber
11 16 (4.92%) WebDriver
12 15 (4.62%) Ant
12 15 (4.62%) Gradle
12 15 (4.62%) JUnit
13 14 (4.31%) Mockito
14 13 (4.00%) Mercurial
15 8 (2.46%) Eclipse
16 5 (1.54%) IntelliJ
16 5 (1.54%) Mocha
General
1 139 (42.77%) Finance
2 70 (21.54%) Banking
3 40 (12.31%) Front Office
4 30 (9.23%) Back Office
5 28 (8.62%) Investment Banking
6 25 (7.69%) Advertising
7 13 (4.00%) Legal
8 7 (2.15%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.15%) Online Betting
8 7 (2.15%) Publishing
9 4 (1.23%) Retail
10 3 (0.92%) German Language
10 3 (0.92%) Law
11 2 (0.62%) Hungarian Language
11 2 (0.62%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.62%) Norwegian Language
11 2 (0.62%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.62%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.62%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 165 (50.77%) Developer
2 57 (17.54%) .NET Developer
3 45 (13.85%) C# Developer
4 44 (13.54%) SQL Developer
5 40 (12.31%) Senior Developer
6 39 (12.00%) Java Developer
7 34 (10.46%) SQL Server Developer
8 32 (9.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (9.54%) Analyst
10 26 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (5.85%) Architect
11 19 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (5.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (5.54%) XML Developer
13 17 (5.23%) Applications Support
14 15 (4.62%) Business Analyst
14 15 (4.62%) Software Developer
15 14 (4.31%) JavaScript Developer
15 14 (4.31%) Software Engineer
16 13 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (31.69%) HTML
2 98 (30.15%) .NET
3 76 (23.38%) JSON
4 73 (22.46%) Web Services
5 64 (19.69%) FIX Protocol
6 60 (18.46%) ASP.NET
7 53 (16.31%) jQuery
7 53 (16.31%) SOAP
8 50 (15.38%) CSS
9 45 (13.85%) XSLT
10 38 (11.69%) XSD
11 32 (9.85%) XSL
12 30 (9.23%) HTML5
13 29 (8.92%) AngularJS
13 29 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (8.31%) REST
15 25 (7.69%) RESTful
16 22 (6.77%) Ajax
16 22 (6.77%) Hibernate
17 21 (6.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.31%) User Experience
2 25 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 19 (5.85%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.54%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.62%) SWIFT
6 14 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.31%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.69%) Fintech
8 10 (3.08%) Derivative
9 9 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (2.77%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.54%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.54%) Equities
11 4 (1.23%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.92%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.92%) Market Risk
13 2 (0.62%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.15%) Linux
2 57 (17.54%) Unix
3 37 (11.38%) Windows
4 13 (4.00%) Android
5 12 (3.69%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.92%) Solaris
8 3 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.31%) HPUX
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (19.38%) MVC
3 45 (13.85%) SDLC
4 43 (13.23%) TDD
5 42 (12.92%) Scrum
6 34 (10.46%) Kanban
7 33 (10.15%) Software Engineering
8 30 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (9.23%) Unit Testing
9 29 (8.92%) Web Development
10 27 (8.31%) Electronic Trading
11 26 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (7.08%) Multithreading
13 22 (6.77%) DevOps
14 21 (6.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (6.46%) Test Automation
15 20 (6.15%) BDD
15 20 (6.15%) OO
16 18 (5.54%) ITIL
17 17 (5.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 176 (54.15%) SQL
2 132 (40.62%) JavaScript
3 116 (35.69%) Java
4 105 (32.31%) C#
5 25 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 25 (7.69%) VB
6 17 (5.23%) PowerShell
6 17 (5.23%) Shell Script
7 15 (4.62%) Python
8 14 (4.31%) Perl
9 13 (4.00%) C++
9 13 (4.00%) PHP
10 11 (3.38%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.77%) VBA
12 8 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.46%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.46%) XPath
13 7 (2.15%) Ruby
13 7 (2.15%) TypeScript
13 7 (2.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 45 (13.85%) Degree
2 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.92%) CISM
4 3 (0.92%) MCSA
4 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.92%) PMP
5 2 (0.62%) CISSP
5 2 (0.62%) MCP
6 1 (0.31%) AAT
6 1 (0.31%) CEH
6 1 (0.31%) CISA
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.31%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.92%) QA
2 12 (3.69%) ISO 20022
3 7 (2.15%) ISO 15022
4 5 (1.54%) SLA
5 3 (0.92%) COBIT
6 2 (0.62%) MiFID
7 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (3.69%) Docker
2 6 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.85%) Ansible
1 6 (1.85%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.92%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.92%) SCOM
2 3 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.31%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.31%) Nessus
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 64 (19.69%) Oracle
2 54 (16.62%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.08%) Sybase
4 12 (3.69%) Google
5 11 (3.38%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.46%) BMC
6 8 (2.46%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.15%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.15%) IBM
8 6 (1.85%) Murex
9 5 (1.54%) Solace
10 4 (1.23%) Redback
10 4 (1.23%) VMware
11 3 (0.92%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (0.92%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.92%) MarketAxess
11 3 (0.92%) Remedy
11 3 (0.92%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.92%) Splunk
11 3 (0.92%) Telerik