Period
to 25 May 2018

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

XML
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 38 35
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 +11
Permanent jobs citing XML 143 121 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.79% 6.11% 7.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.04% 14.12% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 123 46 93
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -21.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,625 £64,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.21% -5.63% -

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 1,188 857 1,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 48.10% 43.30% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 893 528 590
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £44,236 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.64% +10.59% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,075 £57,625
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for XML.

1 120 (83.92%) SQL
2 75 (52.45%) Finance
3 73 (51.05%) Unit Testing
4 72 (50.35%) NoSQL
5 68 (47.55%) Relational Database
6 64 (44.76%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (44.76%) OO
7 63 (44.06%) Middleware
8 62 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (42.66%) TDD
10 58 (40.56%) XML Schema
10 58 (40.56%) BDD
11 57 (39.86%) Refactoring
12 55 (38.46%) XPath
12 55 (38.46%) JSON
12 55 (38.46%) Java
13 54 (37.76%) Python
13 54 (37.76%) Test Automation
14 53 (37.06%) Complex Event Processing
14 53 (37.06%) Apache Cassandra
14 53 (37.06%) System Testing
14 53 (37.06%) MQSeries
14 53 (37.06%) PostgreSQL
14 53 (37.06%) Bigtable
14 53 (37.06%) Virtual Team
14 53 (37.06%) Continuous Deployment
14 53 (37.06%) Domain Models
15 46 (32.17%) C#
16 42 (29.37%) JavaScript
17 41 (28.67%) HTML

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 53 (37.06%) MQSeries
2 10 (6.99%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.20%) IIS
4 4 (2.80%) Drupal
5 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) JBoss
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) AquaLogic BPM
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (13.29%) Dynamics 365
2 19 (13.29%) npm
2 19 (13.29%) Office 365
3 4 (2.80%) GitHub
3 4 (2.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) Extranet
2 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (50.35%) NoSQL
2 68 (47.55%) Relational Database
3 53 (37.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 53 (37.06%) Bigtable
3 53 (37.06%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.20%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.80%) DB2
8 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.40%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.70%) Ingres
9 1 (0.70%) KDB
9 1 (0.70%) Kdb+
9 1 (0.70%) MySQL
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.70%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (14.69%) webpack
2 19 (13.29%) Babel
2 19 (13.29%) Log4Net
2 19 (13.29%) NUnit
2 19 (13.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (8.39%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.90%) Gradle
4 7 (4.90%) Maven
4 7 (4.90%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.20%) Ant
5 6 (4.20%) JUnit
5 6 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.50%) JIRA
6 5 (3.50%) Selenium
7 4 (2.80%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.10%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.10%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.40%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.40%) Mocha
General
1 75 (52.45%) Finance
2 14 (9.79%) Banking
3 9 (6.29%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.80%) Legal
5 3 (2.10%) Advertising
6 2 (1.40%) Front Office
6 2 (1.40%) Retail
6 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Law
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 75 (52.45%) Developer
2 19 (13.29%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.59%) .NET Developer
4 17 (11.89%) Programmer
5 15 (10.49%) Python Programmer
6 14 (9.79%) Python Developer
7 13 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Java Engineer
8 11 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 10 (6.99%) Python Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (5.59%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (4.90%) Analyst
12 7 (4.90%) Support Analyst
13 6 (4.20%) Applications Support
13 6 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
14 5 (3.50%) Junior
14 5 (3.50%) Lead Software Engineer
14 5 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
14 5 (3.50%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (44.06%) Middleware
2 58 (40.56%) XML Schema
3 55 (38.46%) JSON
4 41 (28.67%) HTML
5 38 (26.57%) Web Services
6 35 (24.48%) .NET
7 29 (20.28%) SOAP
8 27 (18.88%) ASP.NET
9 26 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 24 (16.78%) React
11 23 (16.08%) RESTful
12 22 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (14.69%) Node.js
14 20 (13.99%) CSS
14 20 (13.99%) Redux
15 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (13.29%) Enzyme
15 19 (13.29%) Jest
15 19 (13.29%) Spring.NET
15 19 (13.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (37.06%) Virtual Team
2 6 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.80%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.40%) Derivative
5 2 (1.40%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.58%) Windows
2 24 (16.78%) Linux
3 14 (9.79%) Unix
4 7 (4.90%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.20%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.10%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (51.05%) Unit Testing
2 64 (44.76%) Continuous Integration
2 64 (44.76%) OO
3 62 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (42.66%) TDD
5 58 (40.56%) BDD
6 57 (39.86%) Refactoring
7 54 (37.76%) Test Automation
8 53 (37.06%) Complex Event Processing
8 53 (37.06%) Continuous Deployment
8 53 (37.06%) Domain Models
8 53 (37.06%) System Testing
9 30 (20.98%) MVC
10 23 (16.08%) Microservices
11 22 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
12 21 (14.69%) Open Source
13 19 (13.29%) API Development
13 19 (13.29%) OOP
14 18 (12.59%) OOA/OOD
15 14 (9.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 120 (83.92%) SQL
2 55 (38.46%) Java
2 55 (38.46%) XPath
3 54 (37.76%) Python
4 46 (32.17%) C#
5 42 (29.37%) JavaScript
6 19 (13.29%) C++
7 16 (11.19%) Ruby
8 8 (5.59%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.20%) PHP
10 3 (2.10%) C
10 3 (2.10%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.40%) Java 8
11 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.40%) VB
12 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (13.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (2.80%) Degree
3 2 (1.40%) A+ Certification
3 2 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.70%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
1 6 (4.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.40%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.40%) EMIR
2 2 (1.40%) MiFID
3 1 (0.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (9.09%) Oracle
2 6 (4.20%) IBM
3 5 (3.50%) AppDynamics
3 5 (3.50%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.40%) Perforce
4 2 (1.40%) SAP
5 1 (0.70%) Chordiant
5 1 (0.70%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.70%) Cognos
5 1 (0.70%) Intapp
5 1 (0.70%) Twitter