Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 73 39
Rank change year-on-year -14 -34 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 60 72 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.27% 3.25% 5.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.47% 7.83% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 108
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £26,000 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -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 928 920 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.16% 41.52% 31.32%
Number of salaries quoted 633 602 583
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,875 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) HTML
3 24 (40.00%) Java
4 18 (30.00%) TDD
5 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (28.33%) .NET
6 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 16 (26.67%) Web Services
6 16 (26.67%) JBoss
6 16 (26.67%) Workflow
6 16 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (25.00%) Java EE
7 15 (25.00%) Spring
7 15 (25.00%) SOA
7 15 (25.00%) XSLT
8 14 (23.33%) C#
8 14 (23.33%) Oracle
8 14 (23.33%) JSON
8 14 (23.33%) Drools
9 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
10 12 (20.00%) CSS
10 12 (20.00%) Scrum
11 11 (18.33%) Linux
12 10 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (15.00%) V-Model
13 9 (15.00%) JIRA
13 9 (15.00%) Confluence
13 9 (15.00%) Waterfall

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 16 (26.67%) JBoss
2 9 (15.00%) Confluence
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) CMS
5 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) DHCP
1 3 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) SMTP
2 2 (3.33%) SNMP
3 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) SMS
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) MySQL
3 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) JIRA
1 9 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.00%) Maven
3 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.33%) JMeter
5 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.67%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.67%) Gradle
6 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.67%) JUnit
6 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.67%) Log4j
6 1 (1.67%) Mocha
6 1 (1.67%) Protractor
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
6 6 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 6 (10.00%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Field Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Linux Support
7 5 (8.33%) Network Field Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Unix Support
7 5 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) HTML
2 17 (28.33%) .NET
3 16 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 16 (26.67%) Web Services
4 15 (25.00%) Java EE
4 15 (25.00%) Spring
4 15 (25.00%) XSLT
5 14 (23.33%) Drools
5 14 (23.33%) JSON
6 12 (20.00%) CSS
7 9 (15.00%) XSD
8 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (10.00%) jBPM
9 6 (10.00%) jQuery
9 6 (10.00%) REST
10 5 (8.33%) RESTful
10 5 (8.33%) SOAP
11 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Unix
3 4 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (3.33%) CentOS
4 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) TDD
2 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (26.67%) Workflow
4 15 (25.00%) SOA
5 12 (20.00%) Scrum
6 10 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (15.00%) V-Model
7 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (13.33%) MVC
9 7 (11.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
10 6 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 6 (10.00%) BPMN
10 6 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
10 6 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
11 5 (8.33%) Physics
12 4 (6.67%) OO
13 3 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) SQL
2 24 (40.00%) Java
3 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.33%) C#
5 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (10.00%) VB
8 4 (6.67%) Python
9 2 (3.33%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) C
10 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) NFS
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP ALM
2 2 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.67%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.67%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) Intel
5 1 (1.67%) Misys
5 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.67%) Splunk