Period
to 23 August 2017

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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 52 40
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 102 126 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.45% 5.16% 5.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.95% 11.00% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 53
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,950 £30,000 £27,800
90th Percentile £76,250 £64,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 1025 1145 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 44.70% 46.91% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 624 562 581
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,875 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

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 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for XML.

1 77 (75.49%) SQL
2 74 (72.55%) Java
3 61 (59.80%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (55.88%) Spring
5 52 (50.98%) SOAP
6 44 (43.14%) Relational Database
7 39 (38.24%) JSON
8 37 (36.27%) OO
9 35 (34.31%) Web Services
9 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
10 31 (30.39%) C#
10 31 (30.39%) Finance
10 31 (30.39%) Banking
11 30 (29.41%) TDD
12 29 (28.43%) Hibernate
12 29 (28.43%) Unix
13 27 (26.47%) HTML
13 27 (26.47%) JMS
14 26 (25.49%) Oracle
14 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
15 24 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (22.55%) Jenkins
16 23 (22.55%) Unit Testing
16 23 (22.55%) CSS
16 23 (22.55%) RDBMS
17 22 (21.57%) Maven
18 21 (20.59%) JUnit
18 21 (20.59%) JavaScript
18 21 (20.59%) .NET
18 21 (20.59%) Scrum

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 13 (12.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.92%) JBoss
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (2.94%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.96%) CMS
6 2 (1.96%) IIS
6 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.98%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) GitHub
2 5 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (43.14%) Relational Database
2 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
3 23 (22.55%) RDBMS
4 16 (15.69%) DB2
5 11 (10.78%) Oracle Database
6 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (6.86%) KDB
8 7 (6.86%) Kdb+
9 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.94%) Data Mining
11 3 (2.94%) Star Schema
12 2 (1.96%) Big Data
12 2 (1.96%) GIS
12 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.55%) Jenkins
3 22 (21.57%) Maven
4 21 (20.59%) JUnit
5 16 (15.69%) Ant
6 13 (12.75%) Gradle
7 12 (11.76%) Hudson
8 9 (8.82%) JIRA
8 9 (8.82%) Subversion
9 7 (6.86%) Cucumber
9 7 (6.86%) TeamCity
9 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
10 6 (5.88%) Bitbucket
10 6 (5.88%) Selenium
11 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (3.92%) Mockito
13 3 (2.94%) Concordion
13 3 (2.94%) FitNesse
13 3 (2.94%) JBehave
13 3 (2.94%) MagicDraw
General
1 31 (30.39%) Banking
1 31 (30.39%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 6 (5.88%) Front Office
4 5 (4.90%) Legal
5 4 (3.92%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 84 (82.35%) Developer
2 53 (51.96%) Java Developer
3 28 (27.45%) Senior Developer
4 21 (20.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (9.80%) SQL Developer
6 8 (7.84%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.90%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 4 (3.92%) Agile Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.92%) Java Applications Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Consultant
10 3 (2.94%) Information Architect
10 3 (2.94%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (55.88%) Spring
2 52 (50.98%) SOAP
3 39 (38.24%) JSON
4 35 (34.31%) Web Services
5 29 (28.43%) Hibernate
6 27 (26.47%) HTML
6 27 (26.47%) JMS
7 23 (22.55%) CSS
8 21 (20.59%) .NET
9 19 (18.63%) ASP.NET
9 19 (18.63%) REST
10 18 (17.65%) RESTful
11 16 (15.69%) jQuery
12 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (12.75%) J2EE
14 9 (8.82%) XML Schema
15 8 (7.84%) Java EE
15 8 (7.84%) WSDL
15 8 (7.84%) XSLT
16 7 (6.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.78%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.84%) Credit Risk
3 8 (7.84%) Data Structures
3 8 (7.84%) Derivative
3 8 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.86%) Hedge funds
4 7 (6.86%) OTC Derivatives
5 5 (4.90%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.92%) User Experience
7 3 (2.94%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.96%) Equities
8 2 (1.96%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.98%) iPhone
9 1 (0.98%) LIMS
9 1 (0.98%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.43%) Unix
2 11 (10.78%) Linux
3 6 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (59.80%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (36.27%) OO
3 30 (29.41%) TDD
4 23 (22.55%) Unit Testing
5 21 (20.59%) Scrum
6 19 (18.63%) SDLC
6 19 (18.63%) SOA
6 19 (18.63%) Software Engineering
7 18 (17.65%) MVC
7 18 (17.65%) OOD
8 16 (15.69%) Microservices
9 15 (14.71%) Test Automation
10 13 (12.75%) Multithreading
10 13 (12.75%) OOP
11 12 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
13 10 (9.80%) Web Development
14 9 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (75.49%) SQL
2 74 (72.55%) Java
3 31 (30.39%) C#
4 21 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 14 (13.73%) Shell Script
6 13 (12.75%) VB.NET
7 10 (9.80%) VBA
8 9 (8.82%) Python
9 8 (7.84%) PL/SQL
9 8 (7.84%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.92%) Perl
10 4 (3.92%) Scala
11 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.96%) C++
12 2 (1.96%) VB
13 1 (0.98%) Korn
13 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.96%) ISEB
3 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) MiFID
2 7 (6.86%) QA
3 6 (5.88%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (5.88%) EMIR
4 3 (2.94%) Basel III
4 3 (2.94%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.96%) ISO 20022
5 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Docker
2 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Vendors
1 26 (25.49%) Oracle
2 18 (17.65%) IBM
3 16 (15.69%) Perforce
4 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.78%) Sybase
6 5 (4.90%) Splunk
7 3 (2.94%) Reuters
8 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.98%) IFS
9 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.98%) VMware