Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 66 49
Rank change year-on-year -26 -17 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 5,520 7,368 10,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.42% 4.62% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.34% 11.34% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4,488 5,964 8,708
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,825 £71,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 66,169 64,971 73,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.99% 40.72% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 55,632 55,624 64,080
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -32 2,177 £55,000 -4.35% 276
South East -29 1,253 £46,000 +2.22% 155
North of England -48 711 £45,000 +5.88% 147
East of England -2 514 £45,000 -0.76% 57
Midlands -23 460 £45,000 +12.50% 113
South West -39 409 £42,500 -2.30% 72
North West -32 402 £47,500 +11.76% 96
West Midlands -14 321 £46,308 +23.49% 70
Yorkshire -45 278 £45,000 - 37
East Midlands -49 138 £40,000 - 42
North East -25 31 £39,250 +6.80% 14
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 2,728 (49.42%) JavaScript
2 2,666 (48.30%) HTML
3 2,612 (47.32%) SQL
4 2,425 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
5 2,207 (39.98%) Java
6 2,053 (37.19%) CSS
7 1,996 (36.16%) C#
8 1,913 (34.66%) .NET
9 1,835 (33.24%) Web Services
10 1,634 (29.60%) JSON
11 1,501 (27.19%) SQL Server
12 1,206 (21.85%) Finance
13 1,205 (21.83%) SOAP
14 1,146 (20.76%) MVC
15 1,012 (18.33%) Oracle
16 1,006 (18.22%) REST
17 1,000 (18.12%) ASP.NET
18 980 (17.75%) jQuery
19 965 (17.48%) Degree
20 960 (17.39%) Microsoft
21 950 (17.21%) OO
22 894 (16.20%) Git (software)
23 831 (15.05%) Scrum
24 809 (14.66%) Software Engineering
25 805 (14.58%) TDD
26 760 (13.77%) Windows
27 751 (13.61%) Spring
28 748 (13.55%) AngularJS
29 730 (13.22%) HTML5
30 700 (12.68%) Problem-Solving

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
1 347 (6.29%) IIS
2 314 (5.69%) Tomcat
3 243 (4.40%) Apache
4 241 (4.37%) WebSphere
5 199 (3.61%) CMS
6 197 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 194 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 192 (3.48%) JBoss
9 138 (2.50%) WebLogic
10 129 (2.34%) Confluence
11 99 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
12 98 (1.78%) Drupal
13 87 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
14 72 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
15 71 (1.29%) WordPress
16 69 (1.25%) SAS
17 57 (1.03%) Umbraco
18 45 (0.82%) Mule
19 44 (0.80%) Apache Spark
19 44 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 162 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 129 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
3 51 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 38 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 35 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 18 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (0.33%) Chatbot
6 18 (0.33%) GIMP
7 13 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 7 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.091%) InDesign
10 5 (0.091%) RoboHelp
11 4 (0.072%) EPLAN
11 4 (0.072%) InVision
12 3 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.036%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.036%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.036%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 68 (1.23%) Magento
2 58 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
3 49 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 32 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
5 28 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
6 25 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
7 23 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
8 22 (0.40%) Elite 3E
8 22 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
8 22 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
9 21 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
9 21 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
9 21 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
9 21 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
9 21 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
10 20 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 19 (0.34%) NetSuite
12 18 (0.33%) MetaTrader
13 15 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
14 9 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 404 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 351 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 213 (3.86%) SaaS
4 70 (1.27%) GitHub
5 58 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 53 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 52 (0.94%) Office 365
8 44 (0.80%) Force.com
8 44 (0.80%) PaaS
9 40 (0.72%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 38 (0.69%) Serverless
11 35 (0.63%) IaaS
12 31 (0.56%) NuGet
13 30 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
14 28 (0.51%) Cloudflare
15 25 (0.45%) Amazon S3
15 25 (0.45%) npm
15 25 (0.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 21 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 21 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 355 (6.43%) HTTP
2 162 (2.93%) Internet
3 99 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 95 (1.72%) SSL
5 76 (1.38%) DNS
6 74 (1.34%) VPN
7 72 (1.30%) Firewall
8 69 (1.25%) SMS
9 60 (1.09%) FTP
10 56 (1.01%) NetScaler
11 42 (0.76%) WAN
12 40 (0.72%) HTTPS
13 39 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (0.69%) BGP
14 38 (0.69%) IGRP
14 38 (0.69%) OSPF
15 37 (0.67%) LAN
16 35 (0.63%) Network Security
17 33 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (0.60%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,501 (27.19%) SQL Server
2 596 (10.80%) MySQL
3 509 (9.22%) Relational Database
4 344 (6.23%) NoSQL
5 252 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
6 246 (4.46%) Big Data
7 244 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 216 (3.91%) RDBMS
9 207 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 199 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 164 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 160 (2.90%) MongoDB
13 154 (2.79%) Oracle Database
14 122 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
15 96 (1.74%) Hadoop
16 68 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
17 63 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 62 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
19 61 (1.11%) Redis
20 52 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 894 (16.20%) Git (software)
2 463 (8.39%) Subversion
3 428 (7.75%) Maven
4 421 (7.63%) JIRA
5 418 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 416 (7.54%) Visual Studio
7 346 (6.27%) Jenkins
8 295 (5.34%) JUnit
9 275 (4.98%) Selenium
10 250 (4.53%) Eclipse
11 196 (3.55%) NUnit
12 165 (2.99%) Ant
13 163 (2.95%) Cucumber
14 127 (2.30%) SoapUI
15 105 (1.90%) Gradle
16 99 (1.79%) IntelliJ
17 90 (1.63%) Bitbucket
18 80 (1.45%) WebDriver
19 74 (1.34%) MSTest
20 73 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 1,206 (21.85%) Finance
2 346 (6.27%) Banking
3 307 (5.56%) Retail
4 272 (4.93%) Marketing
5 162 (2.93%) Advertising
6 138 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 111 (2.01%) Front Office
8 99 (1.79%) Games
9 90 (1.63%) Legal
10 87 (1.58%) Investment Banking
11 81 (1.47%) Manufacturing
12 71 (1.29%) Law
13 62 (1.12%) Back Office
14 57 (1.03%) Financial Institution
15 52 (0.94%) Electronics
16 50 (0.91%) Automotive
17 49 (0.89%) Publishing
18 44 (0.80%) Billing
19 35 (0.63%) French Language
20 29 (0.53%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3,184 (57.68%) Developer
2 808 (14.64%) Java Developer
3 741 (13.42%) .NET Developer
4 725 (13.13%) C# Developer
5 537 (9.73%) Software Developer
6 526 (9.53%) Senior Developer
7 519 (9.40%) Analyst
8 501 (9.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 338 (6.12%) Architect
10 332 (6.01%) Software Engineer
11 305 (5.53%) Consultant
12 261 (4.73%) C# Software Developer
13 234 (4.24%) .NET Software Developer
14 206 (3.73%) SQL Developer
15 192 (3.48%) Senior Java Developer
16 190 (3.44%) Junior
16 190 (3.44%) PHP Developer
17 181 (3.28%) Java Engineer
18 179 (3.24%) ASP.NET Developer
19 178 (3.22%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,666 (48.30%) HTML
2 2,053 (37.19%) CSS
3 1,913 (34.66%) .NET
4 1,835 (33.24%) Web Services
5 1,634 (29.60%) JSON
6 1,205 (21.83%) SOAP
7 1,006 (18.22%) REST
8 1,000 (18.12%) ASP.NET
9 980 (17.75%) jQuery
10 751 (13.61%) Spring
11 748 (13.55%) AngularJS
12 730 (13.22%) HTML5
13 690 (12.50%) XSLT
14 571 (10.34%) Ajax
15 558 (10.11%) RESTful
16 538 (9.75%) .NET Framework
17 516 (9.35%) WCF
18 506 (9.17%) J2EE
19 415 (7.52%) Hibernate
20 391 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 572 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 570 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 370 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
4 219 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 204 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 203 (3.68%) Fintech
7 201 (3.64%) User Experience
8 155 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
9 124 (2.25%) Management Information System
10 93 (1.68%) Data Centre
11 78 (1.41%) Algorithms
12 59 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 51 (0.92%) Equities
13 51 (0.92%) N-Tier
14 47 (0.85%) Virtual Team
15 46 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
16 45 (0.82%) W3C
17 43 (0.78%) Public Cloud
18 41 (0.74%) Data Structures
18 41 (0.74%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 760 (13.77%) Windows
2 688 (12.46%) Linux
3 507 (9.18%) Unix
4 162 (2.93%) Android
5 141 (2.55%) Windows Server
6 111 (2.01%) Apple iOS
7 99 (1.79%) Solaris
8 76 (1.38%) AIX
9 52 (0.94%) HPUX
10 50 (0.91%) CentOS
11 41 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (0.58%) Mac OS
12 32 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 29 (0.53%) Ubuntu
14 25 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 25 (0.45%) Windows Phone
15 22 (0.40%) Debian
16 20 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
18 16 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,425 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,146 (20.76%) MVC
3 950 (17.21%) OO
4 831 (15.05%) Scrum
5 809 (14.66%) Software Engineering
6 805 (14.58%) TDD
7 700 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
8 614 (11.12%) Test Automation
9 593 (10.74%) Web Development
10 591 (10.71%) SDLC
11 528 (9.57%) SOA
12 458 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
13 439 (7.95%) Unit Testing
14 427 (7.74%) E-Commerce
15 378 (6.85%) DevOps
16 327 (5.92%) ITIL
17 325 (5.89%) Mentoring
17 325 (5.89%) OOP
18 308 (5.58%) Project Management
19 302 (5.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,728 (49.42%) JavaScript
2 2,612 (47.32%) SQL
3 2,207 (39.98%) Java
4 1,996 (36.16%) C#
5 578 (10.47%) PHP
6 530 (9.60%) T-SQL
7 467 (8.46%) Python
8 343 (6.21%) PL/SQL
9 340 (6.16%) C++
10 279 (5.05%) VB.NET
11 232 (4.20%) PowerShell
12 162 (2.93%) VBA
13 150 (2.72%) C
14 143 (2.59%) Shell Script
15 138 (2.50%) Perl
16 127 (2.30%) Ruby
17 124 (2.25%) XPath
18 115 (2.08%) Apex Code
18 115 (2.08%) VB
19 107 (1.94%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 965 (17.48%) Degree
2 340 (6.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 142 (2.57%) Security Cleared
4 92 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 90 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 76 (1.38%) ISTQB
7 53 (0.96%) PhD
8 51 (0.92%) ISEB
9 45 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
9 45 (0.82%) Master's Degree
10 40 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 38 (0.69%) MCSD
12 33 (0.60%) MCSE
13 30 (0.54%) MCP
14 26 (0.47%) MCAD
15 25 (0.45%) MCSA
15 25 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
16 24 (0.43%) MCTS
17 20 (0.36%) Sun Certification
17 20 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (6.52%) QA
2 80 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 39 (0.71%) SLA
4 34 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.36%) GDPR
6 14 (0.25%) Solvency II
7 11 (0.20%) GCP
8 10 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.18%) WCAG
8 10 (0.18%) Web Application Security Consortium
9 8 (0.14%) HL7
9 8 (0.14%) MiFID
9 8 (0.14%) PA-DSS
10 7 (0.13%) PMO
11 6 (0.11%) IFRS
11 6 (0.11%) IFRS 9
12 5 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (0.072%) EMIR
14 3 (0.054%) FATCA
14 3 (0.054%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 168 (3.04%) Docker
2 121 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 35 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (0.29%) HDFS
6 14 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (0.18%) Apache Flume
8 10 (0.18%) vSphere
9 9 (0.16%) iptables
9 9 (0.16%) VMware NSX
10 7 (0.13%) LXC
10 7 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.13%) VMware Server
11 6 (0.11%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.072%) Time Sharing Option
13 3 (0.054%) Firmware
14 2 (0.036%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.036%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.036%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 85 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (1.20%) Puppet
3 59 (1.07%) Ansible
4 45 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
5 36 (0.65%) HP ALM
6 33 (0.60%) Kibana
7 25 (0.45%) Kubernetes
7 25 (0.45%) Terraform
8 24 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
8 24 (0.43%) logstash
9 18 (0.33%) Perfmon
10 16 (0.29%) Oozie
11 13 (0.24%) Nagios
11 13 (0.24%) WebInspect
12 9 (0.16%) CA Service Virtualization
12 9 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (0.16%) vCenter Server
12 9 (0.16%) vRealize
13 8 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
14 7 (0.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1,012 (18.33%) Oracle
2 960 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 217 (3.93%) IBM
4 202 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
5 197 (3.57%) Google
6 147 (2.66%) SAP
7 144 (2.61%) ServiceNow
8 95 (1.72%) Adobe
9 94 (1.70%) TIBCO
10 91 (1.65%) VMware
11 81 (1.47%) HP
12 71 (1.29%) MuleSoft
13 66 (1.20%) Tableau
14 65 (1.18%) Cisco
14 65 (1.18%) Citrix
15 64 (1.16%) Apple
16 58 (1.05%) Capita
17 54 (0.98%) Red Hat
18 48 (0.87%) Splunk
19 47 (0.85%) Talend