Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 100 80
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20 -19
Permanent jobs citing XML 64 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.52% 2.03% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.32% 5.55% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 32
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% +4.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,500 £54,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -4.71%

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 1,012 991 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.80% 36.62% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 633 634 535
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,850 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,500 £65,000 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 47 (73.44%) JSON
2 45 (70.31%) Java
3 40 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 28 (43.75%) SQL
5 27 (42.19%) REST
6 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (40.63%) OO
7 24 (37.50%) .NET
7 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 22 (34.38%) C#
8 22 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
9 21 (32.81%) Finance
10 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 20 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (29.69%) Jenkins
11 19 (29.69%) MVC
11 19 (29.69%) TDD
12 18 (28.13%) Degree
13 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
13 17 (26.56%) HTML
13 17 (26.56%) IIS
13 17 (26.56%) BDD
13 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
14 16 (25.00%) TeamCity
14 16 (25.00%) Test Automation
14 16 (25.00%) Test Scripting
14 16 (25.00%) jQuery
14 16 (25.00%) Open Source
14 16 (25.00%) Cucumber

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 17 (26.56%) IIS
2 14 (21.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.38%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.69%) JBoss
4 3 (4.69%) Sonic ESB
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) GitHub
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) FTP
1 4 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 4 (6.25%) WinSCP
2 3 (4.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) MySQL
3 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
2 19 (29.69%) Jenkins
3 16 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 16 (25.00%) NUnit
3 16 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 16 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 14 (21.88%) JUnit
5 10 (15.63%) JMeter
6 4 (6.25%) ClearCase
6 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.25%) XMLSpy
7 3 (4.69%) IBM UrbanCode
7 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.13%) JIRA
8 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.56%) Maven
9 1 (1.56%) XMLUnit
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 34 (53.13%) Software Engineer
3 27 (42.19%) Java Engineer
3 27 (42.19%) Java Software Engineer
4 23 (35.94%) Java Developer
5 18 (28.13%) Software Developer
6 17 (26.56%) .NET Developer
6 17 (26.56%) C# Developer
7 16 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 16 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 16 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
7 16 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 16 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 16 (25.00%) Development Engineer
7 16 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
7 16 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
7 16 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 16 (25.00%) Test Development Engineer
7 16 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (73.44%) JSON
2 27 (42.19%) REST
3 24 (37.50%) .NET
4 17 (26.56%) HTML
5 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 16 (25.00%) jQuery
6 14 (21.88%) JSP
6 14 (21.88%) RESTful
7 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
8 12 (18.75%) SOAP
9 11 (17.19%) Apache OpenJPA
9 11 (17.19%) JPA
10 10 (15.63%) Servlets
11 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 7 (10.94%) Web Services
13 6 (9.38%) CSS
14 5 (7.81%) Java EE
15 4 (6.25%) Ajax
15 4 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) DataPower
2 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) SWIFT
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) Blog
6 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.56%) Fintech
6 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Unix
3 3 (4.69%) Android
3 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (40.63%) OO
2 22 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
3 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 19 (29.69%) MVC
4 19 (29.69%) TDD
5 17 (26.56%) BDD
6 16 (25.00%) Agile Testing
6 16 (25.00%) API Testing
6 16 (25.00%) Open Source
6 16 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 16 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
6 16 (25.00%) SDET
6 16 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 16 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 16 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 16 (25.00%) User Stories
7 10 (15.63%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) Java
2 40 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 28 (43.75%) SQL
4 22 (34.38%) C#
5 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) HP
2 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 4 (6.25%) Remedy
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) Splunk
5 1 (1.56%) Twitter