Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 54 67
Rank change year-on-year +17 +13 -32
Permanent jobs citing XML 151 107 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.62% 4.88% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.01% 10.67% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 127 71 25
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% -2.20%
10th Percentile £33,250 £29,750 £29,020
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +2.35%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 943 1,003 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.58% 45.74% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 680 666 460
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £29,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Glasgow

XML
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for XML in Glasgow

XML
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for XML in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for XML.

1 121 (80.13%) SQL
2 87 (57.62%) Finance
3 85 (56.29%) Unit Testing
4 79 (52.32%) TDD
5 72 (47.68%) Java
6 67 (44.37%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (43.71%) OO
8 63 (41.72%) Python
9 57 (37.75%) Relational Database
10 55 (36.42%) Middleware
11 54 (35.76%) C++
12 53 (35.10%) Test Automation
13 48 (31.79%) BDD
14 47 (31.13%) NoSQL
14 47 (31.13%) XML Schema
15 46 (30.46%) MQSeries
15 46 (30.46%) C#
15 46 (30.46%) Oracle
16 45 (29.80%) Refactoring
17 44 (29.14%) Linux
18 43 (28.48%) PostgreSQL
18 43 (28.48%) XPath
18 43 (28.48%) System Testing
18 43 (28.48%) Apache Cassandra
18 43 (28.48%) Complex Event Processing
18 43 (28.48%) Bigtable
18 43 (28.48%) Domain Models
18 43 (28.48%) Virtual Team
18 43 (28.48%) Continuous Deployment
19 41 (27.15%) Agile Software Development

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 46 (30.46%) MQSeries
2 14 (9.27%) JBoss
3 6 (3.97%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.99%) CMS
6 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.32%) Firebase
1 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) HTTP
2 2 (1.32%) SSL
3 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (37.75%) Relational Database
2 47 (31.13%) NoSQL
3 43 (28.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 43 (28.48%) Bigtable
3 43 (28.48%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (9.93%) SQL Server
5 14 (9.27%) Oracle Database
6 12 (7.95%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.30%) MySQL
8 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.65%) Big Data
9 4 (2.65%) Blockchain
9 4 (2.65%) DB2
9 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (27.15%) Visual Studio
2 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
3 21 (13.91%) Jenkins
4 18 (11.92%) Eclipse
5 13 (8.61%) IntelliJ
6 12 (7.95%) Toad
7 11 (7.28%) Subversion
8 10 (6.62%) Maven
8 10 (6.62%) Selenium
9 9 (5.96%) Appium
9 9 (5.96%) Cucumber
10 8 (5.30%) FitNesse
10 8 (5.30%) SpecFlow
11 5 (3.31%) Gradle
11 5 (3.31%) Hudson
12 3 (1.99%) Ant
13 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket
13 2 (1.32%) JIRA
13 2 (1.32%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.32%) XMLSpy
General
1 87 (57.62%) Finance
2 30 (19.87%) Banking
3 7 (4.64%) Retail
4 6 (3.97%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.97%) Law
5 4 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Front Office
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (34.44%) Developer
2 47 (31.13%) Python Engineer
3 31 (20.53%) C++ Developer
4 25 (16.56%) Java Engineer
5 16 (10.60%) Team Leader
6 14 (9.27%) Java Developer
7 13 (8.61%) Software Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Development Team Leader
9 8 (5.30%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Consultant
10 7 (4.64%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 7 (4.64%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.97%) Architect
11 6 (3.97%) Automation Team Leader
12 5 (3.31%) Software Development Team Leader
12 5 (3.31%) Software Team Leader
13 4 (2.65%) Digital Architect
13 4 (2.65%) Senior Architect
13 4 (2.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (36.42%) Middleware
2 47 (31.13%) XML Schema
3 27 (17.88%) CSS
3 27 (17.88%) HTML
4 25 (16.56%) JSON
4 25 (16.56%) Spring
4 25 (16.56%) XSLT
5 23 (15.23%) Hibernate
6 22 (14.57%) HTML5
7 21 (13.91%) Java EE
8 18 (11.92%) XSD
9 17 (11.26%) RESTful
10 15 (9.93%) CSS3
10 15 (9.93%) SOAP
11 14 (9.27%) AngularJS
11 14 (9.27%) J2EE
12 13 (8.61%) JSP
12 13 (8.61%) Web Services
13 12 (7.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 12 (7.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.48%) Virtual Team
2 16 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.96%) Derivative
4 9 (5.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.64%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.64%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.31%) Reference Data
7 4 (2.65%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (2.65%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.99%) User Experience
9 2 (1.32%) Blog
9 2 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.66%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.66%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.14%) Linux
2 28 (18.54%) Windows
3 9 (5.96%) Android
3 9 (5.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.97%) Unix
5 5 (3.31%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (56.29%) Unit Testing
2 79 (52.32%) TDD
3 67 (44.37%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (43.71%) OO
5 53 (35.10%) Test Automation
6 48 (31.79%) BDD
7 45 (29.80%) Refactoring
8 43 (28.48%) Complex Event Processing
8 43 (28.48%) Continuous Deployment
8 43 (28.48%) Domain Models
8 43 (28.48%) System Testing
9 41 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (23.18%) Multithreading
11 26 (17.22%) OOP
12 24 (15.89%) Analytics
13 22 (14.57%) OOA/OOD
14 20 (13.25%) SDLC
15 19 (12.58%) Software Engineering
16 16 (10.60%) Multithreaded Programming
17 13 (8.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 121 (80.13%) SQL
2 72 (47.68%) Java
3 63 (41.72%) Python
4 54 (35.76%) C++
5 46 (30.46%) C#
6 43 (28.48%) XPath
7 36 (23.84%) JavaScript
8 29 (19.21%) PL/SQL
9 21 (13.91%) Ruby
10 3 (1.99%) Java 8
10 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.99%) VB
11 2 (1.32%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.32%) ISEB
2 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 46 (30.46%) Oracle
2 11 (7.28%) Solace
2 11 (7.28%) Talarian
2 11 (7.28%) TIBCO
3 7 (4.64%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.31%) IBM
5 4 (2.65%) Chordiant
5 4 (2.65%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.99%) Twitter
7 2 (1.32%) Apple
7 2 (1.32%) Google
7 2 (1.32%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.32%) Perforce
7 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.66%) Sybase