Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 58 46
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 6858 8413 11177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.18% 4.65% 5.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.38% 11.91% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5508 7200 9631
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £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 66087 70617 78150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.27% 39.01% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55103 61792 67416
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.84%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -20 2525 £57,500 +4.55% 178
South East -15 1334 £45,000 - 94
North of England -10 1072 £45,000 +12.50% 102
East of England +2 642 £45,000 -2.17% 44
Midlands -10 640 £40,000 - 64
South West +3 621 £40,000 -2.44% 27
North West -13 619 £45,000 +15.38% 63
West Midlands -16 455 £38,750 -3.13% 34
Yorkshire -3 413 £45,000 +5.88% 38
East Midlands -10 189 £40,000 - 30
North East -33 34 £38,750 +4.73% 1
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 3378 (49.26%) SQL
2 3169 (46.21%) JavaScript
3 3074 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3061 (44.63%) HTML
5 2764 (40.30%) Java
6 2346 (34.21%) Web Services
7 2299 (33.52%) C#
8 2274 (33.16%) CSS
9 2245 (32.74%) .NET
10 1948 (28.40%) JSON
11 1930 (28.14%) SQL Server
12 1732 (25.26%) Finance
13 1697 (24.74%) MVC
14 1547 (22.56%) SOAP
15 1398 (20.38%) REST
16 1384 (20.18%) ASP.NET
17 1260 (18.37%) Oracle
18 1256 (18.31%) jQuery
19 1251 (18.24%) Scrum
20 1213 (17.69%) Degree
21 1177 (17.16%) OO
22 1139 (16.61%) TDD
23 1124 (16.39%) Git (software)
24 1076 (15.69%) AngularJS
25 1062 (15.49%) Spring
26 1051 (15.33%) Microsoft
27 982 (14.32%) Software Engineering
28 946 (13.79%) Linux
29 908 (13.24%) XSLT
30 869 (12.67%) 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
1 540 (7.87%) Tomcat
2 445 (6.49%) IIS
3 406 (5.92%) Apache
4 308 (4.49%) JBoss
5 266 (3.88%) CMS
6 255 (3.72%) WebSphere
7 204 (2.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 191 (2.79%) WebLogic
9 180 (2.62%) SharePoint
10 179 (2.61%) Confluence
11 107 (1.56%) Drupal
12 104 (1.52%) Mule
12 104 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 88 (1.28%) Mule ESB
14 80 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
15 62 (0.90%) WordPress
16 59 (0.86%) Apache Solr
17 54 (0.79%) nginx
18 50 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
19 44 (0.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 170 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 152 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 83 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 47 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 37 (0.54%) Photoshop
6 16 (0.23%) FrameMaker
7 15 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (0.15%) GIMP
10 8 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
11 7 (0.10%) EPLAN
11 7 (0.10%) InDesign
11 7 (0.10%) InfoPath
11 7 (0.10%) Inkscape
12 6 (0.087%) Chatbot
12 6 (0.087%) EngageOne
12 6 (0.087%) RoboHelp
13 5 (0.073%) Acrobat
13 5 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (0.073%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 73 (1.06%) Magento
2 70 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 47 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 34 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 29 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
6 28 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 26 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
8 24 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
9 23 (0.34%) NetSuite
10 21 (0.31%) Eloqua
11 20 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
12 19 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
13 16 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
13 16 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
14 15 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
14 15 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
15 14 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
16 13 (0.19%) Markit EDM
16 13 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
17 12 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 452 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 388 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 247 (3.60%) SaaS
4 108 (1.57%) GitHub
5 98 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
6 64 (0.93%) npm
7 49 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 46 (0.67%) Office 365
8 46 (0.67%) Serverless
9 30 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 30 (0.44%) Boomi
10 28 (0.41%) PaaS
11 27 (0.39%) Force.com
12 24 (0.35%) Google Play
13 21 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
14 20 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
15 15 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 15 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 14 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 13 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 505 (7.36%) HTTP
2 221 (3.22%) Internet
3 189 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 146 (2.13%) SSL
5 103 (1.50%) Intranet
6 100 (1.46%) FTP
7 77 (1.12%) Firewall
8 53 (0.77%) LDAP
9 52 (0.76%) LAN
10 45 (0.66%) WAN
11 42 (0.61%) SMS
12 41 (0.60%) VPN
13 40 (0.58%) HTTPS
14 37 (0.54%) ATM
15 35 (0.51%) DNS
16 34 (0.50%) BGP
16 34 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (0.50%) Wireless
17 32 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
17 32 (0.47%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1930 (28.14%) SQL Server
2 853 (12.44%) MySQL
3 660 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 453 (6.61%) NoSQL
5 334 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 297 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 268 (3.91%) MongoDB
8 249 (3.63%) RDBMS
9 248 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 244 (3.56%) Oracle Database
11 209 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
12 202 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
13 187 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 174 (2.54%) Big Data
15 107 (1.56%) Hadoop
16 93 (1.36%) Redis
17 92 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
18 89 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 89 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
19 86 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1124 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 700 (10.21%) Subversion
3 677 (9.87%) JIRA
4 543 (7.92%) Visual Studio
5 511 (7.45%) Jenkins
6 487 (7.10%) Maven
7 467 (6.81%) JUnit
8 413 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 375 (5.47%) Selenium
10 349 (5.09%) Eclipse
11 297 (4.33%) Cucumber
12 232 (3.38%) NUnit
13 155 (2.26%) IntelliJ
14 144 (2.10%) Ant
15 131 (1.91%) WebDriver
16 110 (1.60%) Mockito
17 104 (1.52%) Gradle
18 100 (1.46%) TeamCity
19 97 (1.41%) gulp
20 94 (1.37%) SoapUI
General
1 1732 (25.26%) Finance
2 631 (9.20%) Banking
3 577 (8.41%) Retail
4 419 (6.11%) Marketing
5 332 (4.84%) Telecoms
6 268 (3.91%) Manufacturing
7 249 (3.63%) Investment Banking
8 240 (3.50%) Electronics
9 173 (2.52%) Retail Banking
10 141 (2.06%) Games
11 136 (1.98%) Front Office
12 132 (1.92%) Advertising
13 113 (1.65%) Back Office
14 99 (1.44%) Legal
15 94 (1.37%) Publishing
16 82 (1.20%) Financial Institution
17 73 (1.06%) Law
18 69 (1.01%) Automotive
19 54 (0.79%) Music Industry
20 46 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4104 (59.84%) Developer
2 1145 (16.70%) Java Developer
3 1027 (14.98%) .NET Developer
4 788 (11.49%) C# Developer
5 740 (10.79%) Senior Developer
6 631 (9.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 625 (9.11%) Analyst
8 556 (8.11%) Software Developer
9 437 (6.37%) Software Engineer
10 386 (5.63%) Architect
11 378 (5.51%) SQL Developer
12 355 (5.18%) ASP.NET Developer
13 347 (5.06%) Web Developer
14 289 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 288 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
16 275 (4.01%) Consultant
17 265 (3.86%) PHP Developer
18 261 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
19 259 (3.78%) Junior
20 213 (3.11%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3061 (44.63%) HTML
2 2346 (34.21%) Web Services
3 2274 (33.16%) CSS
4 2245 (32.74%) .NET
5 1948 (28.40%) JSON
6 1547 (22.56%) SOAP
7 1398 (20.38%) REST
8 1384 (20.18%) ASP.NET
9 1256 (18.31%) jQuery
10 1076 (15.69%) AngularJS
11 1062 (15.49%) Spring
12 908 (13.24%) XSLT
13 830 (12.10%) HTML5
14 745 (10.86%) RESTful
15 741 (10.80%) Ajax
16 727 (10.60%) Hibernate
17 663 (9.67%) WCF
18 643 (9.38%) .NET Framework
19 590 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC
20 529 (7.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 788 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 693 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
3 328 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
4 327 (4.77%) User Experience
5 309 (4.51%) Mobile App
6 216 (3.15%) Fintech
7 172 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
8 157 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 152 (2.22%) Data Structures
10 150 (2.19%) Algorithms
11 97 (1.41%) iPad
12 94 (1.37%) Client/Server
13 67 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 61 (0.89%) Data Centre
14 61 (0.89%) Fixed Income
15 60 (0.87%) Virtual Team
16 58 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
17 57 (0.83%) N-Tier
18 56 (0.82%) Reference Data
19 50 (0.73%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 946 (13.79%) Linux
2 869 (12.67%) Windows
3 499 (7.28%) Unix
4 302 (4.40%) Android
5 269 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 184 (2.68%) Windows Server
7 97 (1.41%) Solaris
8 59 (0.86%) Ubuntu
9 53 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 46 (0.67%) CentOS
11 43 (0.63%) Debian
11 43 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (0.52%) HPUX
13 34 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (0.47%) AIX
15 25 (0.36%) Mac OS
16 19 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
17 17 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (0.22%) Mac OS X
18 15 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3074 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1697 (24.74%) MVC
3 1251 (18.24%) Scrum
4 1177 (17.16%) OO
5 1139 (16.61%) TDD
6 982 (14.32%) Software Engineering
7 842 (12.28%) Web Development
8 794 (11.58%) Test Automation
9 768 (11.20%) SDLC
10 668 (9.74%) BDD
11 650 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
12 582 (8.49%) SOA
13 574 (8.37%) E-Commerce
14 538 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
15 448 (6.53%) Mentoring
16 445 (6.49%) Unit Testing
17 358 (5.22%) Workflow
18 355 (5.18%) DevOps
19 345 (5.03%) Waterfall
20 324 (4.72%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3378 (49.26%) SQL
2 3169 (46.21%) JavaScript
3 2764 (40.30%) Java
4 2299 (33.52%) C#
5 769 (11.21%) T-SQL
6 637 (9.29%) PHP
7 534 (7.79%) C++
8 425 (6.20%) Python
9 388 (5.66%) PL/SQL
10 365 (5.32%) VB.NET
11 286 (4.17%) C
12 211 (3.08%) Ruby
13 206 (3.00%) Perl
14 197 (2.87%) Shell Script
15 196 (2.86%) XPath
16 186 (2.71%) VB
17 176 (2.57%) PowerShell
18 159 (2.32%) Objective-C
19 127 (1.85%) Groovy
20 101 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1213 (17.69%) Degree
2 371 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 127 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 124 (1.81%) ISEB
5 89 (1.30%) ISTQB
6 85 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 79 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (0.73%) PMI Certification
9 41 (0.60%) Sun Certification
10 40 (0.58%) MCSD
11 35 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 35 (0.51%) MCAD
12 32 (0.47%) PMP
13 25 (0.36%) MCP
14 23 (0.34%) Master's Degree
15 21 (0.31%) Siebel Certification
16 15 (0.22%) DBS Check
16 15 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 13 (0.19%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 515 (7.51%) QA
2 58 (0.85%) SLA
3 54 (0.79%) ISO 20022
4 50 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 34 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 27 (0.39%) SEPA
7 23 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 17 (0.25%) MiFID
9 15 (0.22%) EMIR
10 14 (0.20%) HL7
10 14 (0.20%) WAI
11 13 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (0.17%) COBIT
12 12 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 12 (0.17%) RosettaNet
13 9 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 8 (0.12%) ISO 15022
15 7 (0.10%) ISO 8583
15 7 (0.10%) PMO
15 7 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 171 (2.49%) Docker
2 95 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 37 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.17%) vSphere
6 9 (0.13%) Apache Flume
6 9 (0.13%) HDFS
7 8 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.073%) OpenAM
8 5 (0.073%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.058%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.058%) Xen
10 3 (0.044%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.044%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.044%) Varnish
10 3 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.029%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.029%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.029%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 83 (1.21%) Puppet
2 78 (1.14%) Ansible
3 71 (1.04%) Opsview
4 49 (0.71%) Nagios
5 37 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (0.44%) Kubernetes
7 22 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
8 21 (0.31%) Kibana
9 16 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 15 (0.22%) logstash
11 13 (0.19%) HAProxy
12 11 (0.16%) CloudHub
13 10 (0.15%) Salt
13 10 (0.15%) Terraform
13 10 (0.15%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 9 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
15 7 (0.10%) CA Service Virtualization
15 7 (0.10%) SCOM
15 7 (0.10%) Tivoli
16 6 (0.087%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1260 (18.37%) Oracle
2 1051 (15.33%) Microsoft
3 364 (5.31%) SAP
4 164 (2.39%) IBM
5 160 (2.33%) Google
6 111 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
7 106 (1.55%) Splunk
8 99 (1.44%) ServiceNow
9 95 (1.39%) TIBCO
10 92 (1.34%) Adobe
11 91 (1.33%) Apple
12 87 (1.27%) Red Hat
13 84 (1.22%) Zend
14 78 (1.14%) Sybase
15 72 (1.05%) HP
16 70 (1.02%) MuleSoft
17 69 (1.01%) Cognizant
17 69 (1.01%) VMware
18 61 (0.89%) Xamarin
19 59 (0.86%) Cisco