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

XML
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 76 48
Rank change year-on-year -19 -28 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 49 72 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.86% 2.88% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.10% 7.54% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 71
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,400 £29,300 £29,500
90th Percentile £62,375 £55,550 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.41% -2.41%

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 961 955 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.47% 38.18% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 608 618 508
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £28,925
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,975
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 29 (59.18%) Java
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 22 (44.90%) JSON
3 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
5 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (28.57%) HTML
6 14 (28.57%) SOAP
7 13 (26.53%) Web Services
7 13 (26.53%) .NET
8 12 (24.49%) Oracle
8 12 (24.49%) OO
8 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
9 11 (22.45%) REST
9 11 (22.45%) C#
10 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (20.41%) Java EE
11 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
11 9 (18.37%) MVC
11 9 (18.37%) TDD
11 9 (18.37%) Unix
12 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
12 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
12 8 (16.33%) Degree
13 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 7 (14.29%) jQuery
13 7 (14.29%) RESTful
13 7 (14.29%) Finance

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 7 (14.29%) JBoss
2 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.12%) Confluence
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) 3ds Max
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.04%) Maya
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.16%) FTP
2 4 (8.16%) WinSCP
3 3 (6.12%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) SMS
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
1 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) ClearCase
2 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) JUnit
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) XMLSpy
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.08%) JMeter
4 2 (4.08%) NUnit
4 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Applications Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Field Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Support
6 4 (8.16%) Network Field Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Unix Support
6 4 (8.16%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) JSON
2 14 (28.57%) HTML
2 14 (28.57%) SOAP
3 13 (26.53%) .NET
3 13 (26.53%) Web Services
4 11 (22.45%) REST
5 10 (20.41%) Java EE
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
7 7 (14.29%) CSS
7 7 (14.29%) jQuery
7 7 (14.29%) RESTful
7 7 (14.29%) Spring
8 6 (12.24%) Drools
8 6 (12.24%) XSD
8 6 (12.24%) XSLT
9 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.16%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (8.16%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (8.16%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) DataPower
3 4 (8.16%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.16%) SWIFT
4 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.08%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (4.08%) Blog
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Unix
2 7 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) OO
2 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
3 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (18.37%) MVC
4 9 (18.37%) TDD
5 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.29%) SOA
7 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
7 6 (12.24%) Workflow
8 5 (10.20%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
9 4 (8.16%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
9 4 (8.16%) Physics
9 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.16%) Web Development
10 3 (6.12%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Java
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) C#
5 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.16%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.12%) VB
8 2 (4.08%) C
8 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.04%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) HP
2 4 (8.16%) Remedy
3 3 (6.12%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Intel
4 2 (4.08%) Splunk
4 2 (4.08%) Twitter
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.04%) SAP