Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 55 53
Rank change year-on-year -31 -2 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 65 82 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.40% 3.79% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.51% 9.56% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 39 80
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,525 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,875 £70,000 £54,900
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 998 858 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.89% 39.65% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 680 571 588
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,500 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 33 (50.77%) SQL
2 27 (41.54%) HTML
3 26 (40.00%) Java
4 25 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 21 (32.31%) .NET
5 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (30.77%) C#
7 19 (29.23%) TDD
8 17 (26.15%) Workflow
9 16 (24.62%) Hibernate
9 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
9 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (23.08%) JBoss
10 15 (23.08%) Scrum
10 15 (23.08%) Spring
11 14 (21.54%) Java EE
11 14 (21.54%) Linux
11 14 (21.54%) CSS
11 14 (21.54%) XSLT
11 14 (21.54%) SOA
12 13 (20.00%) Web Services
12 13 (20.00%) Oracle
12 13 (20.00%) JSON
12 13 (20.00%) Drools
13 11 (16.92%) T-SQL
13 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
14 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
14 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (12.31%) jQuery
15 8 (12.31%) V-Model

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 15 (23.08%) JBoss
2 8 (12.31%) Confluence
3 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.08%) CMS
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Apache
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) GitHub
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) AMQP
2 2 (3.08%) DHCP
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) SMTP
2 2 (3.08%) SNMP
3 1 (1.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
2 6 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) DB2
4 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.54%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) JIRA
1 8 (12.31%) SoapUI
2 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.23%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.23%) Maven
3 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.08%) Android Studio
4 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.08%) Gradle
4 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) JMeter
5 1 (1.54%) JUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Log4j
5 1 (1.54%) Mocha
5 1 (1.54%) Protractor
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Law
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Java Team Leader
6 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Field Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Linux Support
7 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Unix Support
7 5 (7.69%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (41.54%) HTML
2 21 (32.31%) .NET
3 16 (24.62%) Hibernate
4 15 (23.08%) Spring
5 14 (21.54%) CSS
5 14 (21.54%) Java EE
5 14 (21.54%) XSLT
6 13 (20.00%) Drools
6 13 (20.00%) JSON
6 13 (20.00%) Web Services
7 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
8 8 (12.31%) jQuery
8 8 (12.31%) XSD
9 7 (10.77%) REST
9 7 (10.77%) SOAP
10 6 (9.23%) jBPM
11 5 (7.69%) RESTful
12 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (4.62%) CSS3
13 3 (4.62%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Unix
3 2 (3.08%) Android
3 2 (3.08%) CentOS
3 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) TDD
3 17 (26.15%) Workflow
4 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (23.08%) Scrum
6 14 (21.54%) SOA
7 8 (12.31%) Mathematics
7 8 (12.31%) V-Model
7 8 (12.31%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.77%) MVC
9 6 (9.23%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 6 (9.23%) BPMN
9 6 (9.23%) Business Process Modelling
9 6 (9.23%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (7.69%) OO
10 5 (7.69%) Physics
10 5 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) SQL
2 26 (40.00%) Java
3 20 (30.77%) C#
4 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.92%) T-SQL
6 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.69%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) VB
8 3 (4.62%) C++
9 2 (3.08%) Perl
9 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
1 8 (12.31%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) NFS
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Misys
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow