Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 102 57
Rank change year-on-year +3 -45 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 50 54 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.00% 2.05% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 5.57% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 39
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.39% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,175 £50,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 951 969 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.10% 36.80% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 598 624 500
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.60% +10.63%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,625 £64,625 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% - +3.75%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Edinburgh

XML
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for XML in Edinburgh

XML
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for XML.

1 38 (76.00%) Java
2 32 (64.00%) JSON
3 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (42.00%) SQL
5 19 (38.00%) OO
5 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (36.00%) REST
7 16 (32.00%) TDD
7 16 (32.00%) Finance
7 16 (32.00%) C#
7 16 (32.00%) .NET
8 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 13 (26.00%) Degree
9 13 (26.00%) HTML
10 12 (24.00%) Windows
10 12 (24.00%) SOAP
10 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (24.00%) MVC
10 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
11 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
11 11 (22.00%) Test Scripting
11 11 (22.00%) TeamCity
11 11 (22.00%) Hibernate
11 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
12 10 (20.00%) IIS
12 10 (20.00%) NUnit

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (20.00%) IIS
2 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.00%) JBoss
4 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.00%) Maya
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) GitHub
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.00%) FTP
2 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 4 (8.00%) WinSCP
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
3 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.00%) TeamCity
3 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (20.00%) NUnit
3 10 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 8 (16.00%) JUnit
5 6 (12.00%) JMeter
6 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
6 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (8.00%) XMLSpy
7 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.00%) Axure RP
9 1 (2.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.00%) Maven
9 1 (2.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) Software Engineer
3 17 (34.00%) Java Engineer
4 16 (32.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (30.00%) Java Developer
6 12 (24.00%) Software Developer
7 10 (20.00%) .NET Developer
7 10 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 10 (20.00%) C# Developer
7 10 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (20.00%) Developer in Test
7 10 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
7 10 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
7 10 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
7 10 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 10 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
7 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) JSON
2 18 (36.00%) REST
3 16 (32.00%) .NET
4 13 (26.00%) HTML
5 12 (24.00%) SOAP
6 11 (22.00%) Hibernate
7 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (20.00%) Gherkin
7 10 (20.00%) RESTful
8 9 (18.00%) Java EE
8 9 (18.00%) jQuery
8 9 (18.00%) Web Services
9 8 (16.00%) JSP
10 7 (14.00%) CSS
11 6 (12.00%) Spring
12 5 (10.00%) Apache OpenJPA
12 5 (10.00%) Drools
12 5 (10.00%) JPA
12 5 (10.00%) Servlets
12 5 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) DataPower
2 4 (8.00%) SWIFT
3 3 (6.00%) Blog
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) Android
3 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (38.00%) OO
2 18 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (32.00%) TDD
4 12 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (24.00%) MVC
4 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (22.00%) Test Scripting
5 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 10 (20.00%) API Testing
6 10 (20.00%) BDD
6 10 (20.00%) Open Source
6 10 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 10 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
6 10 (20.00%) SDET
6 10 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 10 (20.00%) User Stories
7 6 (12.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.00%) SQL
4 16 (32.00%) C#
5 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) HP
2 4 (8.00%) Remedy
3 3 (6.00%) Twitter
4 2 (4.00%) Google
4 2 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Intel
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.00%) SAP