Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 57 44
Rank change year-on-year -11 -13 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 7333 9141 11413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.41% 4.92% 5.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.87% 12.63% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5834 7809 9795
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £27,838
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 67478 72378 77804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.59% 38.96% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56612 63518 66936
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -19 2765 £57,500 +9.52% 149
South East -17 1427 £45,000 - 74
North of England -11 1203 £45,000 +12.50% 88
South West +3 681 £40,000 -5.88% 37
North West -7 664 £45,000 +12.50% 45
Midlands -24 645 £40,000 - 43
East of England -9 591 £45,000 - 35
Yorkshire -9 501 £45,000 +5.88% 39
West Midlands -23 452 £37,500 -6.25% 22
East Midlands -17 197 £40,000 - 21
North East -25 38 £42,500 +21.43% 4
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 3562 (48.57%) SQL
2 3316 (45.22%) JavaScript
3 3299 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
4 3247 (44.28%) HTML
5 3010 (41.05%) Java
6 2476 (33.77%) Web Services
7 2459 (33.53%) CSS
8 2390 (32.59%) .NET
9 2383 (32.50%) C#
10 2087 (28.46%) SQL Server
11 1975 (26.93%) JSON
12 1927 (26.28%) Finance
13 1836 (25.04%) MVC
14 1720 (23.46%) SOAP
15 1424 (19.42%) ASP.NET
16 1393 (19.00%) REST
17 1317 (17.96%) Scrum
18 1285 (17.52%) Oracle
19 1279 (17.44%) jQuery
20 1255 (17.11%) TDD
21 1252 (17.07%) OO
22 1212 (16.53%) Git (software)
23 1211 (16.51%) Microsoft
24 1204 (16.42%) Degree
25 1118 (15.25%) Spring
26 1110 (15.14%) AngularJS
27 1018 (13.88%) Software Engineering
28 1000 (13.64%) Linux
29 970 (13.23%) Windows
30 917 (12.51%) MySQL

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
1 546 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 415 (5.66%) IIS
3 392 (5.35%) Apache
4 347 (4.73%) JBoss
5 280 (3.82%) CMS
6 267 (3.64%) WebSphere
7 227 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 213 (2.90%) WebLogic
9 199 (2.71%) SharePoint
10 179 (2.44%) Confluence
11 126 (1.72%) Mule
12 108 (1.47%) Drupal
13 107 (1.46%) Mule ESB
14 105 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
15 99 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
16 65 (0.89%) nginx
17 62 (0.85%) Apache Spark
18 55 (0.75%) WordPress
19 51 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
20 48 (0.65%) Joomla!
Applications
1 221 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 164 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
3 75 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 44 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 38 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 33 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (0.19%) FrameMaker
8 12 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 11 (0.15%) EngageOne
9 11 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
10 10 (0.14%) GIMP
11 9 (0.12%) RoboHelp
12 7 (0.095%) Inkscape
12 7 (0.095%) InVision
12 7 (0.095%) SPSS
13 5 (0.068%) XMetaL
14 4 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.055%) Chatbot
15 3 (0.041%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 85 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (0.83%) Magento
3 48 (0.65%) Eloqua
4 44 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
5 37 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
6 36 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
7 35 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
8 30 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
8 30 (0.41%) NetSuite
9 27 (0.37%) Markit EDM
10 26 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 22 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
12 21 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
12 21 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
13 19 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
13 19 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
14 17 (0.23%) SDL Web 8
15 15 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
16 14 (0.19%) Infor M3
16 14 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 471 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
2 396 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 264 (3.60%) SaaS
4 115 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
5 114 (1.55%) GitHub
6 71 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 55 (0.75%) Office 365
8 33 (0.45%) Boomi
8 33 (0.45%) PaaS
9 31 (0.42%) Force.com
10 28 (0.38%) Google Analytics
11 23 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 20 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 20 (0.27%) Google Play
13 19 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
13 19 (0.26%) IaaS
14 15 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
15 14 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 14 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
15 14 (0.19%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 505 (6.89%) HTTP
2 226 (3.08%) Internet
3 191 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 133 (1.81%) FTP
5 116 (1.58%) SSL
6 106 (1.45%) Intranet
7 93 (1.27%) Firewall
8 49 (0.67%) LAN
9 46 (0.63%) DNS
9 46 (0.63%) LDAP
10 43 (0.59%) HTTPS
10 43 (0.59%) WAN
11 38 (0.52%) Network Security
12 33 (0.45%) SMS
13 32 (0.44%) Wireless
14 29 (0.40%) VPN
15 24 (0.33%) VoIP
16 23 (0.31%) BGP
16 23 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (0.30%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2087 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 917 (12.51%) MySQL
3 624 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 475 (6.48%) NoSQL
5 359 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 323 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 302 (4.12%) MongoDB
8 293 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 270 (3.68%) RDBMS
10 252 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
11 227 (3.10%) Oracle Database
12 211 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
13 170 (2.32%) Big Data
14 169 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
15 129 (1.76%) Hadoop
16 116 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
17 108 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
18 99 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 94 (1.28%) DB2
19 94 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1212 (16.53%) Git (software)
2 723 (9.86%) Subversion
3 697 (9.50%) JIRA
4 571 (7.79%) Jenkins
5 565 (7.70%) Visual Studio
6 530 (7.23%) Maven
7 482 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 462 (6.30%) JUnit
9 423 (5.77%) Selenium
10 327 (4.46%) Eclipse
11 289 (3.94%) Cucumber
12 245 (3.34%) NUnit
13 168 (2.29%) Ant
14 160 (2.18%) IntelliJ
15 146 (1.99%) Mockito
15 146 (1.99%) WebDriver
16 125 (1.70%) Gradle
17 115 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 105 (1.43%) TeamCity
19 100 (1.36%) Xcode
General
1 1927 (26.28%) Finance
2 684 (9.33%) Banking
3 581 (7.92%) Retail
4 486 (6.63%) Marketing
5 378 (5.15%) Telecoms
6 304 (4.15%) Manufacturing
7 256 (3.49%) Electronics
7 256 (3.49%) Investment Banking
8 142 (1.94%) Front Office
9 140 (1.91%) Games
10 138 (1.88%) Advertising
11 136 (1.85%) Retail Banking
12 124 (1.69%) Back Office
13 111 (1.51%) Legal
14 89 (1.21%) Automotive
15 82 (1.12%) Publishing
16 79 (1.08%) Financial Institution
17 61 (0.83%) Law
18 42 (0.57%) Billing
18 42 (0.57%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 4383 (59.77%) Developer
2 1269 (17.31%) Java Developer
3 1036 (14.13%) .NET Developer
4 799 (10.90%) C# Developer
5 796 (10.86%) Senior Developer
6 699 (9.53%) Analyst
7 612 (8.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 563 (7.68%) Software Developer
9 436 (5.95%) Architect
10 433 (5.90%) Software Engineer
11 412 (5.62%) SQL Developer
12 363 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
13 361 (4.92%) Web Developer
14 356 (4.85%) Senior Java Developer
15 306 (4.17%) PHP Developer
16 298 (4.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 293 (4.00%) Consultant
18 287 (3.91%) JavaScript Developer
19 255 (3.48%) Junior
20 210 (2.86%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3247 (44.28%) HTML
2 2476 (33.77%) Web Services
3 2459 (33.53%) CSS
4 2390 (32.59%) .NET
5 1975 (26.93%) JSON
6 1720 (23.46%) SOAP
7 1424 (19.42%) ASP.NET
8 1393 (19.00%) REST
9 1279 (17.44%) jQuery
10 1118 (15.25%) Spring
11 1110 (15.14%) AngularJS
12 912 (12.44%) XSLT
13 849 (11.58%) HTML5
14 808 (11.02%) Hibernate
15 806 (10.99%) RESTful
16 742 (10.12%) Ajax
17 714 (9.74%) WCF
18 695 (9.48%) .NET Framework
19 600 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 580 (7.91%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 769 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 730 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
3 374 (5.10%) User Experience
4 326 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
5 308 (4.20%) Mobile App
6 231 (3.15%) Fintech
7 206 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
8 177 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 160 (2.18%) Data Structures
10 139 (1.90%) Algorithms
11 124 (1.69%) iPad
12 100 (1.36%) Client/Server
13 86 (1.17%) N-Tier
14 77 (1.05%) Fixed Income
15 76 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 68 (0.93%) Derivative
17 60 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
18 55 (0.75%) Data Centre
19 53 (0.72%) SWIFT
20 50 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1000 (13.64%) Linux
2 970 (13.23%) Windows
3 534 (7.28%) Unix
4 316 (4.31%) Android
4 316 (4.31%) Apple iOS
5 208 (2.84%) Windows Server
6 85 (1.16%) Solaris
7 67 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 49 (0.67%) Mac OS
11 48 (0.65%) Ubuntu
12 43 (0.59%) CentOS
13 42 (0.57%) HPUX
14 33 (0.45%) Debian
15 26 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
16 25 (0.34%) Windows XP
17 24 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (0.30%) AIX
19 17 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 3299 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1836 (25.04%) MVC
3 1317 (17.96%) Scrum
4 1255 (17.11%) TDD
5 1252 (17.07%) OO
6 1018 (13.88%) Software Engineering
7 878 (11.97%) Web Development
8 846 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 797 (10.87%) SDLC
10 777 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
11 674 (9.19%) BDD
12 651 (8.88%) E-Commerce
12 651 (8.88%) SOA
13 572 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
14 458 (6.25%) Unit Testing
15 436 (5.95%) Mentoring
16 411 (5.60%) DevOps
17 387 (5.28%) OOP
18 385 (5.25%) Workflow
19 353 (4.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3562 (48.57%) SQL
2 3316 (45.22%) JavaScript
3 3010 (41.05%) Java
4 2383 (32.50%) C#
5 784 (10.69%) T-SQL
6 739 (10.08%) PHP
7 551 (7.51%) C++
8 443 (6.04%) Python
9 403 (5.50%) PL/SQL
10 374 (5.10%) VB.NET
11 295 (4.02%) C
12 210 (2.86%) Ruby
13 201 (2.74%) XPath
14 199 (2.71%) Perl
15 189 (2.58%) Shell Script
16 185 (2.52%) Objective-C
16 185 (2.52%) VB
17 163 (2.22%) PowerShell
18 145 (1.98%) VBA
19 134 (1.83%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1204 (16.42%) Degree
2 365 (4.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 156 (2.13%) ISEB
4 125 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 121 (1.65%) ISTQB
6 96 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 85 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 71 (0.97%) PMI Certification
9 50 (0.68%) PMP
10 43 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 29 (0.40%) MCP
12 28 (0.38%) MCSD
13 26 (0.35%) Siebel Certification
14 24 (0.33%) MCAD
15 23 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 19 (0.26%) Master's Degree
17 17 (0.23%) DBS Check
18 16 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
19 15 (0.20%) Sun Certification
20 14 (0.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 499 (6.80%) QA
2 66 (0.90%) SLA
3 49 (0.67%) ISO 20022
4 38 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 35 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 29 (0.40%) MiFID
7 28 (0.38%) SEPA
8 20 (0.27%) ISO 9001
9 17 (0.23%) HL7
9 17 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 17 (0.23%) WCAG
10 14 (0.19%) COBIT
10 14 (0.19%) PMO
11 12 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (0.15%) EMIR
13 9 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 8 (0.11%) ISO 15022
15 7 (0.095%) WAI
16 6 (0.082%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 177 (2.41%) Docker
2 97 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 40 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.16%) vSphere
6 11 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.082%) HDFS
9 6 (0.082%) Xen
10 5 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (0.068%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.068%) Varnish
10 5 (0.068%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.055%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.055%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.055%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.055%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.055%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.027%) KVM
Systems Management
1 95 (1.30%) Ansible
1 95 (1.30%) Puppet
2 84 (1.15%) Opsview
3 65 (0.89%) Nagios
4 46 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (0.48%) Kubernetes
6 27 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
7 24 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 18 (0.25%) Kibana
8 18 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 15 (0.20%) Salt
9 15 (0.20%) Terraform
10 14 (0.19%) HAProxy
11 13 (0.18%) Control-M
12 10 (0.14%) logstash
13 9 (0.12%) CloudHub
13 9 (0.12%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.11%) MOM
14 8 (0.11%) SCOM
15 7 (0.095%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1285 (17.52%) Oracle
2 1211 (16.51%) Microsoft
3 409 (5.58%) SAP
4 221 (3.01%) IBM
5 148 (2.02%) Google
6 133 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
7 121 (1.65%) Apple
8 119 (1.62%) Cognizant
9 113 (1.54%) Adobe
10 104 (1.42%) Splunk
11 102 (1.39%) Zend
12 94 (1.28%) Red Hat
13 87 (1.19%) ServiceNow
14 86 (1.17%) TIBCO
15 82 (1.12%) Xamarin
16 75 (1.02%) MuleSoft
17 74 (1.01%) hybris
18 71 (0.97%) HP
19 62 (0.85%) Sybase
19 62 (0.85%) VMware