Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 58 46
Rank change year-on-year -18 -12 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 6681 8235 11086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.95% 4.59% 5.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.81% 11.74% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5391 7047 9518
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 68113 70170 77599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.25% 39.09% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57086 61423 66898
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for XML in England

XML
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in England.

Salary trend for XML in England

XML
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in England

XML
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -27 2414 £57,500 +4.55% 154
South East -18 1367 £45,000 - 79
North of England -13 1002 £45,000 +12.50% 94
Midlands -8 649 £37,500 -6.25% 54
East of England -4 618 £45,000 -0.38% 41
South West -1 597 £40,000 -5.88% 27
North West -11 587 £45,000 +15.38% 45
West Midlands -24 435 £40,000 - 26
Yorkshire -9 379 £44,500 +4.71% 42
East Midlands -7 214 £37,500 -6.25% 24
North East -38 30 £37,500 -6.25% 7
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for XML.

1 3266 (48.88%) SQL
2 3118 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 3033 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
4 3020 (45.20%) HTML
5 2571 (38.48%) Java
6 2301 (34.44%) C#
7 2268 (33.95%) .NET
8 2212 (33.11%) CSS
9 2181 (32.64%) Web Services
10 1929 (28.87%) SQL Server
11 1888 (28.26%) JSON
12 1633 (24.44%) Finance
13 1575 (23.57%) MVC
14 1454 (21.76%) SOAP
15 1395 (20.88%) REST
16 1357 (20.31%) ASP.NET
17 1221 (18.28%) jQuery
18 1202 (17.99%) Oracle
19 1198 (17.93%) Scrum
20 1159 (17.35%) Degree
21 1102 (16.49%) OO
22 1083 (16.21%) TDD
23 1051 (15.73%) AngularJS
24 1024 (15.33%) Microsoft
25 986 (14.76%) Spring
25 986 (14.76%) Git (software)
26 978 (14.64%) Software Engineering
27 933 (13.96%) XSLT
28 904 (13.53%) Linux
29 880 (13.17%) Windows

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 505 (7.56%) Tomcat
2 448 (6.71%) IIS
3 390 (5.84%) Apache
4 255 (3.82%) JBoss
5 244 (3.65%) WebSphere
6 237 (3.55%) CMS
7 173 (2.59%) SharePoint
8 171 (2.56%) Confluence
9 170 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 164 (2.45%) WebLogic
11 119 (1.78%) Drupal
12 94 (1.41%) Mule
13 92 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
14 84 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
15 77 (1.15%) Mule ESB
16 74 (1.11%) WordPress
17 61 (0.91%) Apache Solr
18 58 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
19 52 (0.78%) Joomla!
20 49 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 152 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 136 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
3 82 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 47 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 38 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 20 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (0.22%) FrameMaker
8 11 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (0.13%) GIMP
9 9 (0.13%) InDesign
9 9 (0.13%) XMetaL
10 8 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 8 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
10 8 (0.12%) RoboHelp
11 7 (0.10%) Chatbot
11 7 (0.10%) EPLAN
12 6 (0.090%) InfoPath
13 5 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (0.075%) Inkscape
14 4 (0.060%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 89 (1.33%) Magento
2 86 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 41 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 27 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
6 26 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
6 26 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 25 (0.37%) NetSuite
8 16 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 16 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
9 13 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
9 13 (0.19%) Eloqua
9 13 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
10 10 (0.15%) Oracle HRMS
11 7 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
11 7 (0.10%) MetaTrader
12 6 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.090%) SAP ERP
12 6 (0.090%) SDL Web 8
12 6 (0.090%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 443 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
2 380 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 251 (3.76%) SaaS
4 109 (1.63%) GitHub
5 74 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
6 53 (0.79%) npm
7 51 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 44 (0.66%) Serverless
9 42 (0.63%) Office 365
10 31 (0.46%) Amazon S3
11 28 (0.42%) PaaS
12 27 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
12 27 (0.40%) Boomi
13 23 (0.34%) Force.com
14 19 (0.28%) Google Play
15 18 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
16 16 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 16 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 15 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 12 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 464 (6.95%) HTTP
2 220 (3.29%) Internet
3 173 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 146 (2.19%) SSL
5 92 (1.38%) FTP
5 92 (1.38%) Intranet
6 62 (0.93%) Firewall
7 49 (0.73%) LAN
7 49 (0.73%) LDAP
8 48 (0.72%) SMS
9 47 (0.70%) HTTPS
10 46 (0.69%) VPN
11 43 (0.64%) WAN
12 42 (0.63%) ATM
13 38 (0.57%) DNS
14 37 (0.55%) BGP
14 37 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
15 36 (0.54%) NetScaler
16 35 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
16 35 (0.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1929 (28.87%) SQL Server
2 856 (12.81%) MySQL
3 632 (9.46%) Relational Database
4 418 (6.26%) NoSQL
5 330 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 270 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 249 (3.73%) Oracle Database
8 245 (3.67%) MongoDB
9 244 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 205 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
11 204 (3.05%) RDBMS
12 174 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 167 (2.50%) Big Data
14 162 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
15 87 (1.30%) Hadoop
15 87 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
16 86 (1.29%) DB2
16 86 (1.29%) Neo4j
17 80 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
18 77 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 986 (14.76%) Git (software)
2 642 (9.61%) Subversion
3 615 (9.21%) JIRA
4 567 (8.49%) Visual Studio
5 471 (7.05%) Jenkins
6 460 (6.89%) Maven
7 440 (6.59%) JUnit
8 423 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 391 (5.85%) Selenium
10 351 (5.25%) Eclipse
11 310 (4.64%) Cucumber
12 228 (3.41%) NUnit
13 136 (2.04%) IntelliJ
14 127 (1.90%) Ant
15 118 (1.77%) WebDriver
16 117 (1.75%) SoapUI
17 104 (1.56%) Mockito
18 100 (1.50%) TeamCity
19 94 (1.41%) gulp
20 90 (1.35%) Grunt
General
1 1633 (24.44%) Finance
2 589 (8.82%) Banking
3 459 (6.87%) Retail
4 392 (5.87%) Marketing
5 289 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 258 (3.86%) Manufacturing
7 220 (3.29%) Investment Banking
8 213 (3.19%) Electronics
9 175 (2.62%) Retail Banking
10 135 (2.02%) Advertising
11 132 (1.98%) Games
12 127 (1.90%) Front Office
13 104 (1.56%) Publishing
14 103 (1.54%) Back Office
15 98 (1.47%) Legal
16 77 (1.15%) Law
17 74 (1.11%) Financial Institution
18 57 (0.85%) Automotive
19 56 (0.84%) Music Industry
20 41 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3929 (58.81%) Developer
2 1007 (15.07%) Java Developer
3 999 (14.95%) .NET Developer
4 791 (11.84%) C# Developer
5 687 (10.28%) Senior Developer
6 627 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 590 (8.83%) Analyst
8 534 (7.99%) Software Developer
9 449 (6.72%) Software Engineer
10 378 (5.66%) Architect
11 352 (5.27%) SQL Developer
12 348 (5.21%) ASP.NET Developer
13 336 (5.03%) Web Developer
14 292 (4.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 277 (4.15%) PHP Developer
16 261 (3.91%) Consultant
17 256 (3.83%) JavaScript Developer
18 247 (3.70%) Junior
19 246 (3.68%) Senior Java Developer
20 220 (3.29%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3020 (45.20%) HTML
2 2268 (33.95%) .NET
3 2212 (33.11%) CSS
4 2181 (32.64%) Web Services
5 1888 (28.26%) JSON
6 1454 (21.76%) SOAP
7 1395 (20.88%) REST
8 1357 (20.31%) ASP.NET
9 1221 (18.28%) jQuery
10 1051 (15.73%) AngularJS
11 986 (14.76%) Spring
12 933 (13.96%) XSLT
13 826 (12.36%) HTML5
14 733 (10.97%) Ajax
15 679 (10.16%) RESTful
16 636 (9.52%) WCF
17 630 (9.43%) Hibernate
18 611 (9.15%) .NET Framework
19 545 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
20 476 (7.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 736 (11.02%) Computer Science
2 695 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 325 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
4 310 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 290 (4.34%) User Experience
6 197 (2.95%) Fintech
7 161 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
8 139 (2.08%) Algorithms
9 134 (2.01%) Management Information System
10 125 (1.87%) Data Structures
11 102 (1.53%) Client/Server
12 76 (1.14%) iPad
13 71 (1.06%) Virtual Team
14 67 (1.00%) Data Centre
15 60 (0.90%) Fixed Income
16 57 (0.85%) Hedge funds
17 54 (0.81%) Reference Data
18 53 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 53 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
19 51 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 904 (13.53%) Linux
2 880 (13.17%) Windows
3 501 (7.50%) Unix
4 286 (4.28%) Android
5 255 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 210 (3.14%) Windows Server
7 93 (1.39%) Solaris
8 58 (0.87%) Ubuntu
9 52 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 46 (0.69%) CentOS
11 45 (0.67%) Debian
12 44 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 33 (0.49%) AIX
15 30 (0.45%) HPUX
16 28 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 21 (0.31%) Windows 10
18 17 (0.25%) Windows 7
18 17 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
19 16 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3033 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1575 (23.57%) MVC
3 1198 (17.93%) Scrum
4 1102 (16.49%) OO
5 1083 (16.21%) TDD
6 978 (14.64%) Software Engineering
7 806 (12.06%) Web Development
8 786 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 757 (11.33%) SDLC
10 666 (9.97%) BDD
11 584 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
12 546 (8.17%) SOA
13 537 (8.04%) E-Commerce
14 481 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
15 446 (6.68%) Mentoring
16 419 (6.27%) Unit Testing
17 375 (5.61%) Waterfall
18 351 (5.25%) Workflow
19 348 (5.21%) DevOps
20 323 (4.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3266 (48.88%) SQL
2 3118 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 2571 (38.48%) Java
4 2301 (34.44%) C#
5 738 (11.05%) T-SQL
6 637 (9.53%) PHP
7 531 (7.95%) C++
8 411 (6.15%) Python
9 395 (5.91%) VB.NET
10 339 (5.07%) PL/SQL
11 259 (3.88%) C
12 208 (3.11%) Perl
13 197 (2.95%) VB
14 192 (2.87%) Ruby
15 187 (2.80%) PowerShell
16 184 (2.75%) XPath
17 173 (2.59%) Shell Script
18 130 (1.95%) Objective-C
19 119 (1.78%) Groovy
20 93 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1159 (17.35%) Degree
2 361 (5.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 139 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 122 (1.83%) ISEB
5 98 (1.47%) ISTQB
6 93 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 82 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 60 (0.90%) Sun Certification
9 52 (0.78%) MCSD
10 47 (0.70%) MCAD
11 42 (0.63%) PMI Certification
12 35 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 29 (0.43%) Master's Degree
13 29 (0.43%) MCP
14 26 (0.39%) PMP
15 17 (0.25%) DBS Check
15 17 (0.25%) Siebel Certification
16 16 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
17 15 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 539 (8.07%) QA
2 64 (0.96%) SLA
3 54 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 40 (0.60%) ISO 20022
5 29 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 23 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 19 (0.28%) SEPA
8 18 (0.27%) EMIR
8 18 (0.27%) HL7
9 15 (0.22%) WAI
10 14 (0.21%) MiFID
11 13 (0.19%) RosettaNet
12 12 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 9 (0.13%) COBIT
13 9 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 8 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 7 (0.10%) DICOM
15 7 (0.10%) PMO
16 5 (0.075%) ISO 8583
16 5 (0.075%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 175 (2.62%) Docker
2 100 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 33 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (0.15%) HDFS
7 9 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 9 (0.13%) OpenAM
8 7 (0.10%) vSphere
9 4 (0.060%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.060%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.045%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.045%) Firmware
10 3 (0.045%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.030%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.030%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.015%) Brightmail
12 1 (0.015%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.015%) Xen
12 1 (0.015%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 72 (1.08%) Ansible
2 71 (1.06%) Puppet
3 53 (0.79%) Opsview
4 46 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (0.61%) Nagios
6 33 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (0.39%) Kubernetes
8 21 (0.31%) Kibana
9 16 (0.24%) logstash
10 14 (0.21%) CA Service Virtualization
10 14 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 12 (0.18%) Terraform
12 10 (0.15%) CloudHub
13 8 (0.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 7 (0.10%) Salt
14 7 (0.10%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.090%) Control-M
15 6 (0.090%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.090%) ITRS Geneos
16 5 (0.075%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1202 (17.99%) Oracle
2 1024 (15.33%) Microsoft
3 337 (5.04%) SAP
4 175 (2.62%) Google
5 145 (2.17%) IBM
6 112 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
7 106 (1.59%) ServiceNow
8 89 (1.33%) Splunk
9 88 (1.32%) Adobe
9 88 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 87 (1.30%) HP
11 83 (1.24%) TIBCO
12 82 (1.23%) Zend
13 80 (1.20%) VMware
14 78 (1.17%) Apple
15 73 (1.09%) Sybase
16 59 (0.88%) Informatica
17 57 (0.85%) MuleSoft
18 54 (0.81%) Cisco
19 53 (0.79%) Xamarin