Period
to 14 November 2018

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

XML
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 73 59
Rank change year-on-year -26 -14 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 4,795 6,807 8,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.15% 4.02% 4.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.88% 9.96% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,885 5,482 7,029
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,883 £28,250 £28,450
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 60,848 68,316 70,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.96% 40.30% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50,678 57,201 61,328
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 -23 1,815 £60,000 +4.35% 204
South East -8 1,154 £45,000 - 195
North of England -49 597 £40,000 -11.11% 181
South West -9 497 £42,500 +6.25% 67
East of England -26 365 £45,000 - 67
North West -35 365 £40,000 -11.11% 111
Midlands -55 359 £42,500 +7.59% 115
West Midlands -53 231 £42,500 +6.25% 70
Yorkshire -53 207 £42,500 -3.41% 61
East Midlands -36 128 £40,000 +2.56% 45
North East -8 25 £42,500 +13.33% 9
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 14 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 England region with a requirement for XML.

1 2,407 (50.20%) SQL
2 2,221 (46.32%) HTML
3 2,192 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2,128 (44.38%) JavaScript
5 1,794 (37.41%) Java
6 1,767 (36.85%) C#
7 1,751 (36.52%) .NET
8 1,614 (33.66%) CSS
9 1,542 (32.16%) Web Services
10 1,505 (31.39%) SQL Server
11 1,461 (30.47%) JSON
12 1,141 (23.80%) Finance
13 1,103 (23.00%) SOAP
14 950 (19.81%) MVC
15 938 (19.56%) REST
16 910 (18.98%) Microsoft
17 872 (18.19%) Oracle
18 784 (16.35%) ASP.NET
19 783 (16.33%) Degree
20 771 (16.08%) OO
21 762 (15.89%) jQuery
22 757 (15.79%) Git (software)
23 687 (14.33%) Scrum
24 676 (14.10%) TDD
25 653 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
26 637 (13.28%) Spring
27 633 (13.20%) Test Automation
28 625 (13.03%) Linux
29 590 (12.30%) AngularJS
30 576 (12.01%) 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
1 324 (6.76%) IIS
2 185 (3.86%) CMS
3 171 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 169 (3.52%) Apache
5 161 (3.36%) SharePoint
6 142 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 127 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 118 (2.46%) JBoss
9 102 (2.13%) Confluence
10 99 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
11 94 (1.96%) WebLogic
12 66 (1.38%) Drupal
13 65 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
14 55 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
14 55 (1.15%) WordPress
15 44 (0.92%) nginx
16 39 (0.81%) Apache Solr
16 39 (0.81%) Apache Spark
17 33 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 31 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 148 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 140 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
3 73 (1.52%) Photoshop
4 43 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 33 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (0.31%) FrameMaker
8 9 (0.19%) InDesign
8 9 (0.19%) RoboHelp
9 8 (0.17%) GIMP
9 8 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
11 6 (0.13%) Doxygen
11 6 (0.13%) Gliffy
11 6 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.083%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.083%) XMetaL
13 3 (0.063%) EngageOne
14 2 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 85 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (1.29%) Magento
3 33 (0.69%) thinkFolio
4 28 (0.58%) Front Arena
4 28 (0.58%) Markit EDM
4 28 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
5 19 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.31%) SAP Business One
6 15 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 14 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.29%) NetSuite
8 13 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
9 11 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
10 10 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
10 10 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
11 9 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
11 9 (0.19%) FastStats
11 9 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
11 9 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 480 (10.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 377 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
3 220 (4.59%) SaaS
4 99 (2.06%) GitHub
5 66 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
7 47 (0.98%) Office 365
8 45 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 45 (0.94%) Serverless
9 43 (0.90%) npm
10 35 (0.73%) PaaS
11 34 (0.71%) Amazon S3
12 31 (0.65%) OpenShift
13 30 (0.63%) Azure Functions
14 29 (0.60%) Google Analytics
15 23 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
16 22 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
16 22 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
17 20 (0.42%) Google Play
18 19 (0.40%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 305 (6.36%) HTTP
2 192 (4.00%) Internet
3 119 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 92 (1.92%) SSL
5 72 (1.50%) FTP
6 46 (0.96%) Firewall
7 38 (0.79%) DNS
8 31 (0.65%) SSH
9 25 (0.52%) HTTPS
10 21 (0.44%) SMS
11 20 (0.42%) Intranet
11 20 (0.42%) VPN
11 20 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (0.38%) Bluetooth
13 14 (0.29%) SMTP
14 13 (0.27%) Extranet
14 13 (0.27%) VLAN
15 12 (0.25%) SNMP
15 12 (0.25%) WebEx
16 11 (0.23%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,505 (31.39%) SQL Server
2 520 (10.84%) MySQL
3 497 (10.36%) Relational Database
4 309 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 273 (5.69%) NoSQL
6 247 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 230 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
8 204 (4.25%) RDBMS
9 195 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
10 182 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 168 (3.50%) Big Data
12 167 (3.48%) MongoDB
13 156 (3.25%) Oracle Database
14 134 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
15 99 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
16 86 (1.79%) Hadoop
16 86 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 66 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
18 56 (1.17%) Power BI
18 56 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 757 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 403 (8.40%) Visual Studio
3 373 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 365 (7.61%) Jenkins
5 362 (7.55%) Subversion
6 347 (7.24%) JIRA
7 342 (7.13%) Maven
8 268 (5.59%) JUnit
9 264 (5.51%) Selenium
10 219 (4.57%) Eclipse
11 193 (4.03%) Cucumber
12 168 (3.50%) NUnit
13 112 (2.34%) TeamCity
14 103 (2.15%) Ant
15 79 (1.65%) Gradle
16 78 (1.63%) SoapUI
17 75 (1.56%) JMeter
18 74 (1.54%) IntelliJ
18 74 (1.54%) SpecFlow
19 59 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1,141 (23.80%) Finance
2 280 (5.84%) Retail
3 252 (5.26%) Marketing
4 251 (5.23%) Banking
5 144 (3.00%) Games
6 101 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 92 (1.92%) Front Office
8 83 (1.73%) Law
9 82 (1.71%) Advertising
10 74 (1.54%) Manufacturing
11 62 (1.29%) Back Office
12 60 (1.25%) Investment Banking
13 59 (1.23%) Publishing
14 53 (1.11%) Financial Institution
15 50 (1.04%) Legal
16 46 (0.96%) Electronics
17 24 (0.50%) French Language
18 22 (0.46%) Automotive
18 22 (0.46%) German Language
19 17 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 2,743 (57.21%) Developer
2 586 (12.22%) Java Developer
3 585 (12.20%) .NET Developer
4 489 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 466 (9.72%) C# Developer
6 456 (9.51%) Analyst
7 409 (8.53%) Senior Developer
8 329 (6.86%) Architect
9 309 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 293 (6.11%) Consultant
11 228 (4.75%) Software Engineer
12 216 (4.50%) SQL Developer
13 187 (3.90%) C# Software Developer
14 173 (3.61%) Web Developer
15 172 (3.59%) Junior
16 171 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
17 168 (3.50%) .NET Software Developer
18 165 (3.44%) PHP Developer
19 160 (3.34%) Applications Support
20 139 (2.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,221 (46.32%) HTML
2 1,751 (36.52%) .NET
3 1,614 (33.66%) CSS
4 1,542 (32.16%) Web Services
5 1,461 (30.47%) JSON
6 1,103 (23.00%) SOAP
7 938 (19.56%) REST
8 784 (16.35%) ASP.NET
9 762 (15.89%) jQuery
10 637 (13.28%) Spring
11 590 (12.30%) AngularJS
12 575 (11.99%) HTML5
13 542 (11.30%) RESTful
14 493 (10.28%) XSLT
15 428 (8.93%) .NET Framework
16 386 (8.05%) Ajax
17 370 (7.72%) WCF
18 354 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web API
19 343 (7.15%) ASP.NET MVC
20 338 (7.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 451 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 395 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 280 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 222 (4.63%) User Experience
5 182 (3.80%) Fintech
6 175 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
7 140 (2.92%) Mobile App
8 127 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
9 121 (2.52%) Management Information System
10 73 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 64 (1.33%) Fixed Income
12 63 (1.31%) Client/Server
13 60 (1.25%) Virtual Team
14 59 (1.23%) Equities
15 56 (1.17%) Hedge funds
16 48 (1.00%) N-Tier
17 47 (0.98%) Reference Data
18 43 (0.90%) Algorithms
18 43 (0.90%) Derivative
19 41 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 625 (13.03%) Linux
2 576 (12.01%) Windows
3 330 (6.88%) Unix
4 172 (3.59%) Android
5 143 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 101 (2.11%) Windows Server
7 62 (1.29%) Solaris
8 54 (1.13%) AIX
9 35 (0.73%) CentOS
10 34 (0.71%) HPUX
11 29 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 25 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (0.50%) Windows 7
14 20 (0.42%) Mac OS
14 20 (0.42%) Windows Phone
15 19 (0.40%) Windows 10
16 17 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,192 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 950 (19.81%) MVC
3 771 (16.08%) OO
4 687 (14.33%) Scrum
5 676 (14.10%) TDD
6 653 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
7 633 (13.20%) Test Automation
8 563 (11.74%) Software Engineering
9 526 (10.97%) SDLC
10 520 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
11 504 (10.51%) Web Development
12 392 (8.18%) SOA
13 368 (7.67%) BDD
14 353 (7.36%) Unit Testing
15 350 (7.30%) DevOps
16 320 (6.67%) ETL
17 304 (6.34%) E-Commerce
18 284 (5.92%) Project Management
19 282 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
20 263 (5.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2,407 (50.20%) SQL
2 2,128 (44.38%) JavaScript
3 1,794 (37.41%) Java
4 1,767 (36.85%) C#
5 500 (10.43%) T-SQL
6 481 (10.03%) PHP
7 465 (9.70%) Python
8 363 (7.57%) C++
9 319 (6.65%) PL/SQL
10 195 (4.07%) VB.NET
11 186 (3.88%) PowerShell
12 181 (3.77%) C
13 150 (3.13%) Perl
14 132 (2.75%) Shell Script
15 111 (2.31%) VB
16 107 (2.23%) Java 8
16 107 (2.23%) VBA
17 92 (1.92%) XPath
18 90 (1.88%) TypeScript
19 81 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 783 (16.33%) Degree
2 240 (5.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 188 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 110 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 85 (1.77%) ISTQB
6 63 (1.31%) ISEB
7 53 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 30 (0.63%) Master's Degree
9 27 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (0.50%) CISSP
11 22 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 20 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 16 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
15 15 (0.31%) PhD
16 14 (0.29%) MCSE
16 14 (0.29%) Postgraduate
17 13 (0.27%) MCSA
18 12 (0.25%) DBS Check
19 10 (0.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 445 (9.28%) QA
2 116 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 58 (1.21%) SLA
4 15 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.27%) GDPR
6 12 (0.25%) ECSS
6 12 (0.25%) HL7
7 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.17%) WCAG
9 7 (0.15%) DICOM
9 7 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.10%) PMO
11 4 (0.083%) IFRS
11 4 (0.083%) IFRS 9
11 4 (0.083%) ISO 20022
12 3 (0.063%) PA-DSS
12 3 (0.063%) SNOMED CT
13 2 (0.042%) FATCA
13 2 (0.042%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 209 (4.36%) Docker
2 99 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 45 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (0.35%) VirtualBox
7 16 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
9 11 (0.23%) Varnish
10 10 (0.21%) KVM
10 10 (0.21%) NFS
11 7 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 5 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.083%) HDFS
13 4 (0.083%) iptables
13 4 (0.083%) LXC
14 3 (0.063%) Firmware
14 3 (0.063%) VMware NSX
15 2 (0.042%) Xen
Systems Management
1 103 (2.15%) Kubernetes
2 51 (1.06%) Ansible
3 32 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (0.65%) Puppet
5 30 (0.63%) Terraform
6 29 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
7 22 (0.46%) HP ALM
8 19 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (0.33%) Nagios
9 16 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
10 12 (0.25%) Automic
10 12 (0.25%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
11 11 (0.23%) CloudHub
11 11 (0.23%) SCOM
11 11 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 10 (0.21%) Control-M
12 10 (0.21%) HP UCMDB
12 10 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (0.19%) Kibana
14 7 (0.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 910 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 872 (18.19%) Oracle
3 168 (3.50%) SAP
4 147 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
5 128 (2.67%) Google
6 126 (2.63%) IBM
7 102 (2.13%) ServiceNow
8 90 (1.88%) Adobe
9 89 (1.86%) Red Hat
10 73 (1.52%) Informatica
11 70 (1.46%) hybris
12 59 (1.23%) VMware
13 58 (1.21%) Xamarin
14 57 (1.19%) Tableau
15 50 (1.04%) Atlassian
15 50 (1.04%) HP
16 48 (1.00%) TIBCO
17 45 (0.94%) MuleSoft
18 36 (0.75%) Charles River
19 35 (0.73%) Apple