Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 47 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 617 663 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.12% 5.02% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.73% 12.82% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 521 573 791
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%

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 East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4845 5172 5504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.19% 39.15% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4435 4848
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,600 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the East of England

XML
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in the East of England.

Salary trend for XML in the East of England

XML
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in the East of England

XML
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +12 330 £47,000 -1.05% 17
Essex +39 93 £45,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire -79 90 £43,000 -5.17% 6
Bedfordshire +30 49 £46,500 -11.43% 2
Norfolk +23 43 £37,500 +1.35% 7
Suffolk -22 16 £47,500 +21.79% 1
XML
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for XML.

1 367 (59.48%) HTML
2 283 (45.87%) JavaScript
3 273 (44.25%) CSS
4 256 (41.49%) SQL
5 255 (41.33%) Java
6 250 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
7 238 (38.57%) .NET
8 220 (35.66%) C#
9 214 (34.68%) Web Services
10 170 (27.55%) JSON
11 152 (24.64%) Finance
12 149 (24.15%) ASP.NET
13 144 (23.34%) SQL Server
14 135 (21.88%) REST
15 123 (19.94%) XSLT
16 120 (19.45%) jQuery
17 119 (19.29%) AngularJS
18 111 (17.99%) Spring
19 108 (17.50%) OO
19 108 (17.50%) SOAP
20 107 (17.34%) MVC
21 104 (16.86%) Degree
22 101 (16.37%) HTML5
23 99 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
23 99 (16.05%) Scrum
24 98 (15.88%) MySQL
24 98 (15.88%) .NET Framework
25 93 (15.07%) Oracle
26 90 (14.59%) TDD
27 88 (14.26%) HTTP

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 69 (11.18%) Tomcat
2 55 (8.91%) Apache
3 39 (6.32%) JBoss
4 25 (4.05%) IIS
5 21 (3.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 18 (2.92%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.76%) Oracle Service Bus
8 16 (2.59%) WebSphere
9 14 (2.27%) Drupal
9 14 (2.27%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.62%) CMS
11 8 (1.30%) Confluence
12 6 (0.97%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.97%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.97%) WildFly
13 5 (0.81%) Mule
14 4 (0.65%) Jetty
15 3 (0.49%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.49%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.81%) XMetaL
4 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.49%) Pipeline Pilot
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.97%) SDL Web 8
3 5 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.65%) SAP SRM
5 3 (0.49%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.27%) Office 365
4 7 (1.13%) npm
4 7 (1.13%) TestFlight
5 6 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 6 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.49%) Akamai
7 2 (0.32%) SaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 88 (14.26%) HTTP
2 35 (5.67%) VPN
3 31 (5.02%) BGP
3 31 (5.02%) Cisco ASA
3 31 (5.02%) Cisco IOS
3 31 (5.02%) EIGRP
3 31 (5.02%) GLBP
3 31 (5.02%) IGRP
3 31 (5.02%) LAN
3 31 (5.02%) NetScaler
3 31 (5.02%) OSPF
3 31 (5.02%) WAN
4 22 (3.57%) Internet
5 21 (3.40%) SSL
6 18 (2.92%) DWDM
6 18 (2.92%) Firewall
6 18 (2.92%) MPLS
7 17 (2.76%) FTP
8 16 (2.59%) IPsec
9 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (23.34%) SQL Server
2 98 (15.88%) MySQL
3 38 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (6.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (4.86%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 27 (4.38%) MarkLogic
6 27 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (3.89%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (1.78%) NoSQL
12 10 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (1.46%) Big Data
14 8 (1.30%) Data Mining
14 8 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.97%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 70 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 65 (10.53%) JUnit
3 58 (9.40%) Subversion
4 44 (7.13%) Cucumber
5 42 (6.81%) Eclipse
6 41 (6.65%) Visual Studio
7 39 (6.32%) Jenkins
8 35 (5.67%) Selenium
8 35 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (4.38%) Maven
10 25 (4.05%) Mockito
11 21 (3.40%) Oracle Forms
12 19 (3.08%) JIRA
13 17 (2.76%) Grunt
14 14 (2.27%) Bower
15 10 (1.62%) gulp
15 10 (1.62%) JBehave
15 10 (1.62%) WebDriver
16 7 (1.13%) SpecFlow
16 7 (1.13%) TestFairy
General
1 152 (24.64%) Finance
2 72 (11.67%) Retail
3 36 (5.83%) Marketing
4 31 (5.02%) Banking
5 29 (4.70%) Manufacturing
6 25 (4.05%) Publishing
7 17 (2.76%) Legal
8 14 (2.27%) Advertising
9 12 (1.94%) Games
9 12 (1.94%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.62%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.46%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.81%) Electronics
13 4 (0.65%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.32%) Automotive
14 2 (0.32%) Back Office
15 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 424 (68.72%) Developer
2 120 (19.45%) Java Developer
3 106 (17.18%) .NET Developer
4 96 (15.56%) C# Developer
5 74 (11.99%) Analyst
5 74 (11.99%) Web Developer
6 73 (11.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 51 (8.27%) Senior Developer
8 44 (7.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 41 (6.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (6.32%) Applications Developer
11 35 (5.67%) SQL Developer
12 34 (5.51%) Software Developer
13 29 (4.70%) Support Analyst
13 29 (4.70%) XML Developer
14 27 (4.38%) .NET Web Developer
14 27 (4.38%) Web Applications Developer
15 26 (4.21%) Systems Analyst
16 25 (4.05%) Applications Support
16 25 (4.05%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (59.48%) HTML
2 273 (44.25%) CSS
3 238 (38.57%) .NET
4 214 (34.68%) Web Services
5 170 (27.55%) JSON
6 149 (24.15%) ASP.NET
7 135 (21.88%) REST
8 123 (19.94%) XSLT
9 120 (19.45%) jQuery
10 119 (19.29%) AngularJS
11 111 (17.99%) Spring
12 108 (17.50%) SOAP
13 101 (16.37%) HTML5
14 98 (15.88%) .NET Framework
15 70 (11.35%) Hibernate
16 66 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 65 (10.53%) RESTful
18 62 (10.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 58 (9.40%) CSS3
20 57 (9.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (11.83%) Computer Science
3 37 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (5.02%) Data Centre
5 25 (4.05%) Fintech
6 24 (3.89%) Virtual Team
7 17 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.59%) User Experience
9 15 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.62%) RIA
11 9 (1.46%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.46%) Semantic Web
12 7 (1.13%) BBC
12 7 (1.13%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.97%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.97%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.65%) EPoS
14 4 (0.65%) Grid Computing
14 4 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
14 4 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (12.80%) Linux
2 72 (11.67%) Windows
3 54 (8.75%) Unix
4 20 (3.24%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.43%) Solaris
6 12 (1.94%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.78%) Android
8 10 (1.62%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (17.50%) OO
3 107 (17.34%) MVC
4 99 (16.05%) Scrum
5 90 (14.59%) TDD
6 86 (13.94%) SOA
7 70 (11.35%) Web Development
8 68 (11.02%) Test Automation
9 66 (10.70%) E-Commerce
9 66 (10.70%) SDLC
10 48 (7.78%) Unit Testing
11 47 (7.62%) Software Engineering
12 44 (7.13%) BDD
13 43 (6.97%) DevOps
14 38 (6.16%) Open Source
15 37 (6.00%) Web Application Development
16 34 (5.51%) Multithreading
16 34 (5.51%) UML
17 30 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (4.70%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 283 (45.87%) JavaScript
2 256 (41.49%) SQL
3 255 (41.33%) Java
4 220 (35.66%) C#
5 54 (8.75%) T-SQL
6 46 (7.46%) PHP
7 30 (4.86%) C
7 30 (4.86%) VB.NET
8 28 (4.54%) PL/SQL
8 28 (4.54%) VB
9 27 (4.38%) Shell Script
10 25 (4.05%) PowerShell
11 22 (3.57%) VBA
12 21 (3.40%) C++
13 16 (2.59%) TypeScript
13 16 (2.59%) XQuery
14 15 (2.43%) Python
14 15 (2.43%) XPath
15 10 (1.62%) VB6
15 10 (1.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 104 (16.86%) Degree
2 23 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.43%) DBS Check
4 5 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.65%) MCP
5 4 (0.65%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.49%) CCNP
6 3 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.49%) HND
6 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ISEB
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.16%) MBA
8 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.16%) PMP
8 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.51%) QA
2 29 (4.70%) SLA
3 6 (0.97%) RosettaNet
4 4 (0.65%) DICOM
4 4 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (0.97%) vSphere
3 4 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.49%) Docker
4 3 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.30%) Puppet
2 5 (0.81%) Ansible
3 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.49%) vCenter Server
3 3 (0.49%) vRealize
4 1 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 93 (15.07%) Oracle
2 82 (13.29%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.83%) VMware
4 35 (5.67%) Citrix
5 33 (5.35%) F5
6 31 (5.02%) Arista
6 31 (5.02%) CheckPoint
6 31 (5.02%) Cisco
6 31 (5.02%) Palo Alto
7 29 (4.70%) Fortinet
8 16 (2.59%) IBM
8 16 (2.59%) SAP
9 9 (1.46%) Splunk
10 8 (1.30%) Adobe
10 8 (1.30%) Tableau
11 7 (1.13%) Demandware
11 7 (1.13%) Virgin Media
12 6 (0.97%) Appcelerator
12 6 (0.97%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.97%) Sybase