Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 75 61
Rank change year-on-year +45 -14 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 93 68 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.64% 3.19% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.03% 8.30% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 82
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,625 £26,375
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,625 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,172 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.38% +0.38% +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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 546 819 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.97% 38.41% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 444 604 722
Essex median annual salary £49,801 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Essex

XML
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for XML in Essex

XML
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Essex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Essex

XML
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 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
Chelmsford +24 43 £45,000 +28.57%
Brentwood +19 9 £26,250 -47.50%
Harlow -5 8 £40,000 -
Colchester - 8 £42,500 -
Southend-on-Sea +11 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Witham - 1 - -
XML
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for XML.

1 54 (58.06%) C#
1 54 (58.06%) HTML
1 54 (58.06%) SQL
2 53 (56.99%) CSS
3 52 (55.91%) JavaScript
4 49 (52.69%) .NET
5 47 (50.54%) SQL Server
5 47 (50.54%) AngularJS
6 46 (49.46%) JSON
7 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (43.01%) .NET Framework
9 37 (39.78%) jQuery
10 34 (36.56%) RESTful
10 34 (36.56%) ASP.NET
11 33 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (34.41%) Web Application Development
13 31 (33.33%) Entity Framework
14 30 (32.26%) Web Development
14 30 (32.26%) T-SQL
15 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
16 23 (24.73%) SQL Server 2014
17 22 (23.66%) Scrum
18 21 (22.58%) SOAP
19 20 (21.51%) MVC
19 20 (21.51%) SQL Server 2012
20 19 (20.43%) Enterprise Software
21 18 (19.35%) Front End Development
21 18 (19.35%) HTML5
21 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (10.75%) IIS
2 7 (7.53%) Apache
3 5 (5.38%) Mule
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) npm
2 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) FTP
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.08%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (50.54%) SQL Server
2 33 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 33 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (24.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (21.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.15%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) OLAP
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.15%) SQLite
7 2 (2.15%) SSDT
8 1 (1.08%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.08%) GIS
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.60%) Subversion
3 7 (7.53%) Bower
3 7 (7.53%) Grunt
3 7 (7.53%) gulp
4 6 (6.45%) SoapUI
5 5 (5.38%) Maven
6 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.08%) JIRA
7 1 (1.08%) TestRail
General
1 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.38%) Electronics
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Advertising
5 2 (2.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.08%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (87.10%) Developer
2 30 (32.26%) .NET Developer
3 28 (30.11%) C# Developer
3 28 (30.11%) Web Developer
4 24 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (24.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (24.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (23.66%) .NET Web Developer
7 21 (22.58%) C# Web Developer
8 18 (19.35%) Angular Developer
9 15 (16.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (11.83%) SQL Developer
11 9 (9.68%) Applications Support
11 9 (9.68%) Junior
12 8 (8.60%) Junior Developer
13 7 (7.53%) Analyst
13 7 (7.53%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
14 6 (6.45%) Applications Developer
14 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (58.06%) HTML
2 53 (56.99%) CSS
3 49 (52.69%) .NET
4 47 (50.54%) AngularJS
5 46 (49.46%) JSON
6 40 (43.01%) .NET Framework
7 37 (39.78%) jQuery
8 34 (36.56%) ASP.NET
8 34 (36.56%) RESTful
9 31 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 21 (22.58%) SOAP
11 18 (19.35%) HTML5
12 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (17.20%) Web Services
14 13 (13.98%) CSS3
15 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 12 (12.90%) Node.js
15 12 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
16 9 (9.68%) REST
16 9 (9.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.23%) CMDB
4 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Windows
2 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.15%) Android
3 2 (2.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.41%) Web Application Development
3 30 (32.26%) Web Development
4 22 (23.66%) Scrum
5 20 (21.51%) MVC
6 18 (19.35%) Front End Development
7 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.68%) ERP
7 9 (9.68%) TDD
8 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
9 7 (7.53%) Code Optimisation
9 7 (7.53%) SDLC
10 6 (6.45%) Validation
11 5 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (5.38%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (5.38%) SOA
11 5 (5.38%) Software Testing
12 4 (4.30%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.06%) C#
1 54 (58.06%) SQL
2 52 (55.91%) JavaScript
3 30 (32.26%) T-SQL
4 17 (18.28%) C
5 8 (8.60%) Java
5 8 (8.60%) VBA
6 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.38%) XPath
8 4 (4.30%) Delphi
8 4 (4.30%) VB
9 2 (2.15%) Scala
10 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.08%) Perl
10 1 (1.08%) PHP
10 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) MCP
3 3 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) vSphere
2 3 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle
3 7 (7.53%) Splunk
4 5 (5.38%) Dynatrace
4 5 (5.38%) SAP
4 5 (5.38%) WSO2
5 3 (3.23%) MKS
6 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.08%) Google
7 1 (1.08%) Xamarin