Period
to 2 August 2021

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 2 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 135 103 125
Rank change year-on-year -32 +22 -50
Permanent jobs citing XML 79 69 169
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.66% 2.25% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 6.45% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 54 58 131
10th Percentile £32,300 £30,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,938 £57,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £71,625 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 1,185 1,070 2,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 24.97% 34.96% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 773 833 1,854
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £38,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,200 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XML as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

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 2 August 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -15 33 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Hertfordshire -12 32 £52,500 +16.67% 9
Essex -12 6 £55,000 +43.79% 9
Bedfordshire - 6 £60,500 -
Norfolk -9 2 £47,250 +18.13% 1
XML
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for XML.

1 41 (51.90%) SQL
2 36 (45.57%) C#
2 36 (45.57%) .NET
3 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
4 32 (40.51%) JSON
5 27 (34.18%) Finance
6 23 (29.11%) HTML
6 23 (29.11%) REST
7 22 (27.85%) CSS
7 22 (27.85%) Social Skills
8 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
8 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (24.05%) SOAP
9 19 (24.05%) OO
10 18 (22.78%) Java
11 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
12 16 (20.25%) VB.NET
12 16 (20.25%) Web Services
13 15 (18.99%) Windows
13 15 (18.99%) Python
13 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.99%) Azure
14 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
14 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
14 14 (17.72%) Linux
14 14 (17.72%) OOP
15 13 (16.46%) MVC
15 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
15 13 (16.46%) C++
16 12 (15.19%) WSDL

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 5 (6.33%) CMS
2 3 (3.80%) SAS
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.27%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) Jetty
4 1 (1.27%) Liferay
4 1 (1.27%) Mule
4 1 (1.27%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.27%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.27%) RoboHelp
3 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.53%) Maximo
2 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.27%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.99%) Azure
2 4 (5.06%) AWS
3 3 (3.80%) SaaS
4 2 (2.53%) Force.com
4 2 (2.53%) GCP
4 2 (2.53%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.27%) Azure Service Bus
5 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.27%) GitHub
5 1 (1.27%) GitHub Actions
5 1 (1.27%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.33%) MySQL
4 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.33%) RavenDB
5 4 (5.06%) Metadata
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.53%) Power BI
8 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.27%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.06%) Bundler
3 1 (1.27%) Balsamiq
3 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) Selenium
3 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 22 (27.85%) Social Skills
3 11 (13.92%) Presentation Skills
3 11 (13.92%) Wearables
4 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.33%) Marketing
6 4 (5.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.53%) Electronics
7 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.53%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (67.09%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Software Developer
3 14 (17.72%) SQL Developer
4 12 (15.19%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Applications Developer
5 11 (13.92%) C# Developer
5 11 (13.92%) C++ Developer
5 11 (13.92%) C++ Software Developer
6 9 (11.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.06%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.80%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.57%) .NET
2 32 (40.51%) JSON
3 23 (29.11%) HTML
3 23 (29.11%) REST
4 22 (27.85%) CSS
5 19 (24.05%) SOAP
6 16 (20.25%) Web Services
7 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
8 12 (15.19%) jQuery
8 12 (15.19%) WSDL
9 11 (13.92%) XSD
10 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
11 9 (11.39%) HTML5
12 8 (10.13%) CSS3
13 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (7.59%) XSL
13 6 (7.59%) XSLT
14 5 (6.33%) Ajax
14 5 (6.33%) LINQ
14 5 (6.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.80%) Life Science
2 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.27%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Linux
3 6 (7.59%) Android
3 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) OO
3 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
4 14 (17.72%) OOP
4 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
5 13 (16.46%) MVC
6 11 (13.92%) CAD
6 11 (13.92%) CAE
6 11 (13.92%) Clean Code
6 11 (13.92%) Cross-Platform Development
6 11 (13.92%) Fintech
6 11 (13.92%) Full Stack Development
6 11 (13.92%) Information Management
6 11 (13.92%) PLM
7 10 (12.66%) Workflow
8 9 (11.39%) ERP
9 8 (10.13%) CRM
9 8 (10.13%) DevOps
9 8 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (8.86%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) SQL
2 36 (45.57%) C#
3 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.78%) Java
5 16 (20.25%) VB.NET
6 15 (18.99%) Python
7 13 (16.46%) C++
8 9 (11.39%) PHP
9 5 (6.33%) PHP 7
9 5 (6.33%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.33%) XPath
10 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.80%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.53%) Apex Code
12 2 (2.53%) Ruby
13 1 (1.27%) C
13 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.27%) R
13 1 (1.27%) VB
13 1 (1.27%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.27%) MCAD
3 1 (1.27%) MCP
3 1 (1.27%) MCSD
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) CDISC
3 2 (2.53%) GRC
4 1 (1.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.92%) ANSYS
2 11 (13.92%) Bloomberg
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.06%) ServiceNow
4 4 (5.06%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.80%) PayPal
5 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.53%) BMC
6 2 (2.53%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Remedy
6 2 (2.53%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe
7 1 (1.27%) FIS
7 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.27%) Splunk