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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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 245 205 152
Rank change year-on-year -40 -53 -35
Permanent jobs citing XML 2,361 1,648 1,670
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.56% 1.72% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 4.20% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,449 1,210 1,359
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £44,000 £41,306 £39,513
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% +7.00%

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 59,350 39,243 28,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.30% 41.05% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26,840 27,141 24,195
10th Percentile £38,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £57,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +0.88% +8.57%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £94,250 £91,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in England

XML
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML in England.

Salary trend for XML in England

XML
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in England over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -70 1,117 £70,000 +12.00% 93
South East -34 331 £57,250 +14.50% 34
North of England -43 298 £50,000 -4.76% 36
Midlands +30 254 £50,000 +17.65% 42
South West +10 197 £50,000 +17.65% 20
Yorkshire -34 152 £50,000 -13.04% 15
North West -47 131 £50,000 +5.26% 17
East Midlands +28 123 £50,000 +25.00% 9
West Midlands -31 116 £47,500 - 33
East of England -64 109 £45,000 -14.29% 16
North East -10 15 £50,000 +26.58% 4
South Coast - 1 £70,000 -
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 1,244 (52.69%) SQL
2 1,230 (52.10%) Agile
3 1,124 (47.61%) JSON
4 959 (40.62%) JavaScript
5 887 (37.57%) HTML
6 786 (33.29%) C#
7 765 (32.40%) Java
8 686 (29.06%) .NET
9 658 (27.87%) Git (software)
10 623 (26.39%) Social Skills
11 613 (25.96%) SQL Server
12 610 (25.84%) CSS
13 584 (24.74%) Finance
14 568 (24.06%) Web Services
14 568 (24.06%) DevOps
15 554 (23.46%) REST
16 540 (22.87%) Azure
17 512 (21.69%) Scrum
18 495 (20.97%) Degree
19 487 (20.63%) SOAP
19 487 (20.63%) Microsoft
20 460 (19.48%) Problem-Solving
21 437 (18.51%) Software Engineering
22 436 (18.47%) Test Automation
23 424 (17.96%) Python
24 404 (17.11%) AWS
25 399 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
26 397 (16.81%) AngularJS
27 381 (16.14%) Linux
28 363 (15.37%) jQuery

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
1 144 (6.10%) Apache
2 132 (5.59%) IIS
3 98 (4.15%) CMS
4 94 (3.98%) Confluence
5 76 (3.22%) SAS
5 76 (3.22%) Tomcat
6 75 (3.18%) SharePoint
7 39 (1.65%) Jetty
8 29 (1.23%) Apache Spark
9 26 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (0.97%) WordPress
11 20 (0.85%) nginx
11 20 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 19 (0.80%) JBoss
13 16 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 15 (0.64%) Apache Solr
14 15 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
14 15 (0.64%) WebLogic
15 13 (0.55%) Drupal
15 13 (0.55%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 132 (5.59%) Microsoft Office
2 116 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.76%) SPSS
4 14 (0.59%) FrameMaker
5 13 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.42%) Revit
6 10 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
7 9 (0.38%) Maple
8 8 (0.34%) InDesign
9 5 (0.21%) MadCap Flare
10 4 (0.17%) Camtasia
10 4 (0.17%) Zemax
11 3 (0.13%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.13%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.042%) Notepad++
12 1 (0.042%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 16 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.55%) NetSuite
4 11 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 7 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.17%) Acoustic Campaign
8 4 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.17%) Magento
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle TCA
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Utilities
8 4 (0.17%) Sage X3
8 4 (0.17%) Shopify
8 4 (0.17%) SimCorp Dimension
8 4 (0.17%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.13%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 540 (22.87%) Azure
2 404 (17.11%) AWS
3 230 (9.74%) SaaS
4 146 (6.18%) Azure DevOps
5 136 (5.76%) Power Platform
6 127 (5.38%) Amazon S3
7 119 (5.04%) Serverless
8 101 (4.28%) GitHub
9 94 (3.98%) AWS Lambda
10 73 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
11 65 (2.75%) PaaS
12 64 (2.71%) Azure Data Factory
13 63 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
14 59 (2.50%) GCP
15 56 (2.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 43 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 40 (1.69%) Google Analytics
18 39 (1.65%) Slack
19 36 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
20 35 (1.48%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (4.83%) HTTP
2 51 (2.16%) SSL
3 38 (1.61%) FTP
4 35 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 30 (1.27%) VPN
6 27 (1.14%) WebEx
7 23 (0.97%) BGP
7 23 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (0.97%) IOS XR
7 23 (0.97%) MPLS
8 21 (0.89%) Broadband
9 16 (0.68%) Network Security
10 15 (0.64%) Firewall
11 12 (0.51%) Internet
11 12 (0.51%) Intranet
11 12 (0.51%) MQTT
11 12 (0.51%) PPP
12 11 (0.47%) Multicast
13 10 (0.42%) HTTPS
13 10 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 613 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 303 (12.83%) MySQL
3 259 (10.97%) Relational Database
4 139 (5.89%) PostgreSQL
5 126 (5.34%) NoSQL
6 125 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 124 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 113 (4.79%) Power BI
9 94 (3.98%) MongoDB
10 91 (3.85%) Oracle Database
11 87 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
12 82 (3.47%) Redis
13 69 (2.92%) Amazon Aurora
14 62 (2.63%) Tableau
15 54 (2.29%) Metadata
16 41 (1.74%) Hadoop
17 39 (1.65%) Data Lake
17 39 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 38 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
18 38 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 658 (27.87%) Git (software)
2 254 (10.76%) Jenkins
3 253 (10.72%) JIRA
4 216 (9.15%) Visual Studio
5 162 (6.86%) Bitbucket
6 138 (5.84%) Selenium
7 128 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 124 (5.25%) Cucumber
9 109 (4.62%) Subversion
10 106 (4.49%) JUnit
11 103 (4.36%) Maven
12 80 (3.39%) Postman
13 75 (3.18%) Eclipse
14 71 (3.01%) NUnit
15 70 (2.96%) TeamCity
16 69 (2.92%) SpecFlow
17 65 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 50 (2.12%) Gradle
19 48 (2.03%) Appium
19 48 (2.03%) Mockito
General
1 623 (26.39%) Social Skills
2 584 (24.74%) Finance
3 399 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
4 145 (6.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 130 (5.51%) Banking
6 116 (4.91%) Public Sector
6 116 (4.91%) Publishing
7 111 (4.70%) Marketing
8 99 (4.19%) Retail
9 87 (3.68%) Legal
10 86 (3.64%) Local Government
11 76 (3.22%) Law
12 74 (3.13%) Games
13 72 (3.05%) Documentation Skills
14 50 (2.12%) Influencing Skills
15 49 (2.08%) Advertising
16 48 (2.03%) Telecoms
17 47 (1.99%) Presentation Skills
18 38 (1.61%) Financial Institution
19 30 (1.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,100 (46.59%) Developer
2 264 (11.18%) Senior Developer
3 235 (9.95%) Analyst
4 227 (9.61%) Software Developer
5 226 (9.57%) Software Engineer
6 192 (8.13%) .NET Developer
7 171 (7.24%) Architect
8 166 (7.03%) Java Developer
9 108 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
10 89 (3.77%) C# Developer
11 82 (3.47%) Consultant
12 72 (3.05%) QA Engineer
13 71 (3.01%) Senior .NET Developer
14 70 (2.96%) Technical Leader
15 66 (2.80%) .NET Software Developer
16 65 (2.75%) SQL Developer
16 65 (2.75%) Test Engineer
17 61 (2.58%) Senior Java Developer
17 61 (2.58%) Senior Software Developer
18 60 (2.54%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,124 (47.61%) JSON
2 887 (37.57%) HTML
3 686 (29.06%) .NET
4 610 (25.84%) CSS
5 568 (24.06%) Web Services
6 554 (23.46%) REST
7 487 (20.63%) SOAP
8 397 (16.81%) AngularJS
9 363 (15.37%) jQuery
10 317 (13.43%) HTML5
11 247 (10.46%) React
12 241 (10.21%) Spring
13 225 (9.53%) RESTful
14 206 (8.73%) .NET Framework
15 196 (8.30%) XSLT
16 194 (8.22%) Ajax
17 175 (7.41%) ASP.NET
18 170 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 159 (6.73%) CSS3
20 132 (5.59%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 183 (7.75%) User Experience
2 178 (7.54%) Self-Motivation
3 96 (4.07%) Mobile App
4 91 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 80 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 69 (2.92%) Virtual Team
7 61 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 55 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
8 55 (2.33%) Legacy Systems
9 48 (2.03%) Analytical Mindset
10 39 (1.65%) Social Media
11 37 (1.57%) Low-Code
11 37 (1.57%) NHS
11 37 (1.57%) PlayStation
12 35 (1.48%) Client/Server
13 34 (1.44%) Algorithms
14 30 (1.27%) W3C
15 29 (1.23%) Hedge funds
16 27 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
17 26 (1.10%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 381 (16.14%) Linux
2 253 (10.72%) Windows
3 107 (4.53%) Unix
4 105 (4.45%) Android
5 104 (4.40%) Ubuntu
6 93 (3.94%) Apple iOS
7 25 (1.06%) Debian
8 21 (0.89%) Windows Server
9 13 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.25%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.25%) zOS
12 4 (0.17%) AIX
12 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.085%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.085%) Solaris
14 1 (0.042%) CentOS
14 1 (0.042%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,230 (52.10%) Agile
2 568 (24.06%) DevOps
3 512 (21.69%) Scrum
4 460 (19.48%) Problem-Solving
5 437 (18.51%) Software Engineering
6 436 (18.47%) Test Automation
7 329 (13.93%) OO
8 320 (13.55%) TDD
9 318 (13.47%) MVC
10 295 (12.49%) Full Stack Development
11 294 (12.45%) CI/CD
12 283 (11.99%) Data Modelling
13 282 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
14 280 (11.86%) SDLC
15 278 (11.77%) Computer Science
16 271 (11.48%) BDD
17 256 (10.84%) Software Testing
18 236 (10.00%) Mentoring
19 212 (8.98%) Fintech
20 210 (8.89%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1,244 (52.69%) SQL
2 959 (40.62%) JavaScript
3 786 (33.29%) C#
4 765 (32.40%) Java
5 424 (17.96%) Python
6 270 (11.44%) T-SQL
7 245 (10.38%) PHP
8 202 (8.56%) TypeScript
9 153 (6.48%) C++
10 108 (4.57%) PowerShell
11 88 (3.73%) PL/SQL
12 75 (3.18%) VB.NET
13 71 (3.01%) C
14 66 (2.80%) VB
14 66 (2.80%) VBA
15 46 (1.95%) Shell Script
16 42 (1.78%) XPath
17 39 (1.65%) R
18 32 (1.36%) Bash
19 26 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 495 (20.97%) Degree
2 174 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 155 (6.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 106 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 54 (2.29%) DBS Check
6 46 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 37 (1.57%) Master's Degree
8 34 (1.44%) DV Cleared
9 25 (1.06%) ISTQB
10 23 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (0.89%) CCIE
11 21 (0.89%) PMI Certification
12 20 (0.85%) HND
13 17 (0.72%) ISEB
14 16 (0.68%) CCIE Service Provider
15 14 (0.59%) MCP
16 13 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (0.47%) CCNP
17 11 (0.47%) HNC
17 11 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 348 (14.74%) QA
2 56 (2.37%) CDISC
3 47 (1.99%) HL7
4 41 (1.74%) Accessibility
5 29 (1.23%) Data Quality
6 26 (1.10%) ISO 20022
7 24 (1.02%) SLA
8 16 (0.68%) MiFID
9 9 (0.38%) WCAG
10 7 (0.30%) GDPR
10 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.25%) ISO 15022
12 4 (0.17%) ISO 9000
13 3 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (0.13%) EMIR
13 3 (0.13%) GRC
13 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 3 (0.13%) NCSC
13 3 (0.13%) NIST
13 3 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 98 (4.15%) Docker
2 61 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.38%) LXC
5 8 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.21%) Shibboleth
8 4 (0.17%) Postfix
9 2 (0.085%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.042%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.042%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.042%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 41 (1.74%) Terraform
3 33 (1.40%) Ansible
4 19 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
5 13 (0.55%) HP UCMDB
5 13 (0.55%) Proxmox
6 11 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.25%) HP ALM
7 6 (0.25%) SCCM
8 5 (0.21%) CA Endevor
8 5 (0.21%) LiteSpeed
8 5 (0.21%) MAINVIEW
8 5 (0.21%) vCenter Server
9 4 (0.17%) Kibana
9 4 (0.17%) Kubeflow
9 4 (0.17%) logstash
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.17%) Pacemaker
9 4 (0.17%) Podman
10 3 (0.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 487 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 295 (12.49%) Oracle
3 99 (4.19%) Google
4 88 (3.73%) NEC
4 88 (3.73%) Northgate
5 87 (3.68%) Zend
6 64 (2.71%) ServiceNow
7 61 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
8 45 (1.91%) Adobe
8 45 (1.91%) MuleSoft
9 42 (1.78%) Databricks
10 39 (1.65%) SAP
11 35 (1.48%) IBM
12 26 (1.10%) Cisco
13 25 (1.06%) LexisNexis
13 25 (1.06%) VMware
14 24 (1.02%) Alteryx
14 24 (1.02%) Talend
15 22 (0.93%) Atlassian
16 21 (0.89%) Pega