Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for XSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XSL over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 908 890 815
Rank change year-on-year -18 -75 -123
Permanent jobs citing XSL 244 326 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.47% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 208 287 396
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +7.95% +3.53%

XSL 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 67977 70054 78766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.25% 39.04% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56921 61279 67934
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 £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing XSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for XSL in England

XSL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSL in England.

Salary trend for XSL in England

XSL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSL in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XSL in England

XSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
South East +50 72 £60,000 +50.00% 1
London -64 68 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England +30 47 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North of England +6 32 £55,000 +51.72% 2
North West +11 30 £55,000 +46.67% 1
South West -1 16 £37,500 -
Midlands +17 8 £37,500 -16.67% 1
East Midlands +32 5 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands -11 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire +16 2 £30,500 -12.86%
XSL
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 226 (92.62%) XML
2 152 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 142 (58.20%) C#
4 139 (56.97%) .NET
5 137 (56.15%) HTML
6 111 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
7 104 (42.62%) MVC
8 102 (41.80%) SQL Server
9 96 (39.34%) CSS
10 95 (38.93%) ASP.NET
11 94 (38.52%) SQL
12 69 (28.28%) Java
13 64 (26.23%) JSON
13 64 (26.23%) Unit Testing
14 63 (25.82%) Microsoft
15 57 (23.36%) AngularJS
16 56 (22.95%) XSD
17 55 (22.54%) SDLC
18 54 (22.13%) Software Engineering
19 53 (21.72%) jQuery
19 53 (21.72%) REST
20 52 (21.31%) Scrum
21 50 (20.49%) Degree
22 48 (19.67%) SOAP
23 46 (18.85%) Web Services
23 46 (18.85%) WCF
23 46 (18.85%) Relational Database
24 45 (18.44%) .NET Framework
24 45 (18.44%) Git (software)
25 42 (17.21%) IIS

XSL
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 42 (17.21%) IIS
2 24 (9.84%) Apache
3 10 (4.10%) JBoss
3 10 (4.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (4.10%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.69%) nginx
5 6 (2.46%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.05%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.64%) CMS
7 4 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.64%) WordPress
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.41%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (2.87%) XMetaL
2 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.64%) FrameMaker
4 4 (1.64%) RoboHelp
5 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.05%) Magento
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.82%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 9 (3.69%) OpenShift
5 5 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.05%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.79%) HTTP
2 10 (4.10%) FTP
3 8 (3.28%) SSL
4 4 (1.64%) Internet
4 4 (1.64%) LDAP
5 1 (0.41%) Intranet
5 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (41.80%) SQL Server
2 46 (18.85%) Relational Database
3 36 (14.75%) MySQL
4 35 (14.34%) NoSQL
5 28 (11.48%) RDBMS
6 18 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (6.97%) MongoDB
8 15 (6.15%) MarkLogic
9 13 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (5.33%) Redis
10 11 (4.51%) Oracle Database
11 8 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (2.87%) Big Data
12 7 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
15 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 2 (0.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 45 (18.44%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.38%) Maven
3 16 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.92%) Ant
4 12 (4.92%) JUnit
4 12 (4.92%) Subversion
5 11 (4.51%) Jasmine
5 11 (4.51%) Selenium
5 11 (4.51%) SpecFlow
6 10 (4.10%) Eclipse
6 10 (4.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (3.69%) Checkstyle
7 9 (3.69%) IntelliJ
7 9 (3.69%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.69%) SoapUI
7 9 (3.69%) XMLUnit
8 5 (2.05%) FxCop
8 5 (2.05%) JIRA
8 5 (2.05%) Moq
8 5 (2.05%) StyleCop
General
1 42 (17.21%) Finance
2 22 (9.02%) Banking
3 15 (6.15%) Publishing
4 13 (5.33%) Advertising
4 13 (5.33%) Front Office
4 13 (5.33%) Local Government
5 11 (4.51%) Retail
6 10 (4.10%) Back Office
7 9 (3.69%) Marketing
7 9 (3.69%) Multimedia
8 5 (2.05%) Games
8 5 (2.05%) Law
9 4 (1.64%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.23%) Electronics
10 3 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (75.00%) Developer
2 90 (36.89%) .NET Developer
3 39 (15.98%) C# Developer
4 37 (15.16%) Java Developer
5 34 (13.93%) C# Software Developer
6 29 (11.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 28 (11.48%) Software Engineer
8 27 (11.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (11.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 24 (9.84%) Senior Developer
10 23 (9.43%) .NET Software Engineer
10 23 (9.43%) Agile .NET Developer
10 23 (9.43%) Agile C# Developer
10 23 (9.43%) Agile Developer
10 23 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 23 (9.43%) C# Software Engineer
11 20 (8.20%) Software Developer
12 18 (7.38%) Analyst
13 15 (6.15%) Business Systems Analyst
13 15 (6.15%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (92.62%) XML
2 139 (56.97%) .NET
3 137 (56.15%) HTML
4 96 (39.34%) CSS
5 95 (38.93%) ASP.NET
6 64 (26.23%) JSON
7 57 (23.36%) AngularJS
8 56 (22.95%) XSD
9 53 (21.72%) jQuery
9 53 (21.72%) REST
10 48 (19.67%) SOAP
11 46 (18.85%) WCF
11 46 (18.85%) Web Services
12 45 (18.44%) .NET Framework
13 39 (15.98%) ASP.NET Web API
14 37 (15.16%) HTML5
15 36 (14.75%) React
16 34 (13.93%) XSLT
17 33 (13.52%) CSS3
18 32 (13.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (6.15%) Semantic Web
4 13 (5.33%) Virtual Team
5 9 (3.69%) User Experience
6 6 (2.46%) Fintech
7 5 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.05%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.23%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.41%) DataPower
11 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.41%) Online Games
11 1 (0.41%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.93%) Windows
2 26 (10.66%) Linux
3 14 (5.74%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.10%) Android
4 10 (4.10%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.05%) Unix
5 5 (2.05%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (42.62%) MVC
3 64 (26.23%) Unit Testing
4 55 (22.54%) SDLC
5 54 (22.13%) Software Engineering
6 52 (21.31%) Scrum
7 41 (16.80%) Waterfall
8 38 (15.57%) Test Automation
9 37 (15.16%) Microservices
10 35 (14.34%) TDD
10 35 (14.34%) Web Development
11 34 (13.93%) OO
12 29 (11.89%) SOA
13 24 (9.84%) Front End Development
14 20 (8.20%) Code Coverage
15 19 (7.79%) UML
16 17 (6.97%) Secure Coding
17 15 (6.15%) Ontologies
17 15 (6.15%) Translating Business Requirements
17 15 (6.15%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 152 (62.30%) JavaScript
2 142 (58.20%) C#
3 94 (38.52%) SQL
4 69 (28.28%) Java
5 37 (15.16%) VB
6 34 (13.93%) PHP
7 30 (12.30%) T-SQL
8 19 (7.79%) PL/SQL
9 18 (7.38%) C++
10 16 (6.56%) Python
11 15 (6.15%) VB.NET
12 14 (5.74%) XPath
13 13 (5.33%) Go
13 13 (5.33%) Ruby
14 11 (4.51%) VB6
15 10 (4.10%) VBA
16 8 (3.28%) VBScript
17 7 (2.87%) C
18 5 (2.05%) Objective-C
18 5 (2.05%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 50 (20.49%) Degree
2 18 (7.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.05%) CISM
4 5 (2.05%) Master's Degree
4 5 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.64%) CISSP
6 3 (1.23%) HNC
6 3 (1.23%) HND
6 3 (1.23%) MCP
6 3 (1.23%) MCSE
6 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.23%) PMP
7 2 (0.82%) ISEB
7 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.61%) QA
2 7 (2.87%) SLA
3 5 (2.05%) COBIT
3 5 (2.05%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 4 (1.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.87%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) OpenSSO
1 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (25.82%) Microsoft
2 39 (15.98%) Oracle
3 11 (4.51%) Sybase
4 10 (4.10%) Xamarin
5 9 (3.69%) Solace
6 6 (2.46%) IBM
6 6 (2.46%) Zend
7 5 (2.05%) Adobe
7 5 (2.05%) Apple
7 5 (2.05%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.05%) SAP
8 4 (1.64%) Redback
9 2 (0.82%) BEA
9 2 (0.82%) hybris
9 2 (0.82%) Murex
9 2 (0.82%) webMethods
10 1 (0.41%) ATG
10 1 (0.41%) Capita
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.41%) Sitecore