Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 93 62
Rank change year-on-year +18 -31 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 68 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.80% 2.17% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.08% 5.79% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 35
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +2.35%

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 960 985 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.49% 37.44% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 618 653 553
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for XML in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 53 (77.94%) JSON
2 49 (72.06%) JavaScript
3 43 (63.24%) Java
4 37 (54.41%) .NET
5 35 (51.47%) SQL Server
6 32 (47.06%) SQL
6 32 (47.06%) REST
7 31 (45.59%) C#
7 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (44.12%) OO
9 29 (42.65%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (41.18%) IIS
10 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
10 28 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
12 26 (38.24%) MVC
13 25 (36.76%) Finance
13 25 (36.76%) Jenkins
14 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (35.29%) HTML
14 24 (35.29%) TDD
14 24 (35.29%) NUnit
14 24 (35.29%) PowerShell
14 24 (35.29%) Degree
15 23 (33.82%) BDD
16 22 (32.35%) Process Improvement
16 22 (32.35%) SpecFlow
16 22 (32.35%) Gherkin
16 22 (32.35%) Open Source
16 22 (32.35%) Test Automation

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 28 (41.18%) IIS
2 15 (22.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.41%) Sonic ESB
4 2 (2.94%) JBoss
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.47%) Confluence
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) Serverless
3 1 (1.47%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (4.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (51.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.53%) MySQL
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
2 25 (36.76%) Jenkins
3 24 (35.29%) NUnit
4 22 (32.35%) Cucumber
4 22 (32.35%) SpecFlow
4 22 (32.35%) TeamCity
5 15 (22.06%) JUnit
6 14 (20.59%) JMeter
7 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
8 6 (8.82%) LoadRunner
9 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.41%) IBM UrbanCode
11 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.94%) JIRA
12 1 (1.47%) XMLUnit
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (61.76%) Developer
2 41 (60.29%) Software Engineer
3 37 (54.41%) Java Engineer
3 37 (54.41%) Java Software Engineer
4 30 (44.12%) .NET Developer
5 26 (38.24%) C# Developer
5 26 (38.24%) Java Developer
6 24 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (32.35%) .NET Software Developer
7 22 (32.35%) .NET Software Engineer
7 22 (32.35%) C# Software Engineer
7 22 (32.35%) Developer in Test
7 22 (32.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 22 (32.35%) Development Engineer
7 22 (32.35%) Java Developer in Test
7 22 (32.35%) JavaScript Engineer
7 22 (32.35%) Software Development Engineer
7 22 (32.35%) Software Test Engineer
7 22 (32.35%) Test Development Engineer
7 22 (32.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (77.94%) JSON
2 37 (54.41%) .NET
3 32 (47.06%) REST
4 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (35.29%) HTML
5 22 (32.35%) Gherkin
5 22 (32.35%) jQuery
6 16 (23.53%) Hibernate
7 15 (22.06%) Apache OpenJPA
7 15 (22.06%) JPA
7 15 (22.06%) JSP
7 15 (22.06%) RESTful
8 14 (20.59%) Servlets
9 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 12 (17.65%) CSS
10 10 (14.71%) Web Services
11 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 6 (8.82%) Ajax
13 5 (7.35%) SOAP
14 3 (4.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) User Experience
2 4 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.41%) DataPower
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Blog
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.12%) OO
3 29 (42.65%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 26 (38.24%) MVC
6 24 (35.29%) TDD
7 23 (33.82%) BDD
8 22 (32.35%) Agile Testing
8 22 (32.35%) API Testing
8 22 (32.35%) Open Source
8 22 (32.35%) Process Improvement
8 22 (32.35%) Scenario Testing
8 22 (32.35%) SDET
8 22 (32.35%) Software Testing
8 22 (32.35%) Test Automation
8 22 (32.35%) Test Scripting
8 22 (32.35%) User Stories
9 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.76%) Web Development
11 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 49 (72.06%) JavaScript
2 43 (63.24%) Java
3 32 (47.06%) SQL
4 31 (45.59%) C#
5 24 (35.29%) PowerShell
6 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.94%) C++
9 1 (1.47%) C
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) HP
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (2.94%) RedGate
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) Splunk
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter