Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 50 33
Rank change year-on-year +1 -17 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 128 88 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.62% 4.67% 7.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.38% 11.66% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 91 37 61
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -26.14% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,000 £29,434
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,034 755 1,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.39% 40.05% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 716 454 631
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,700 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 97 (75.78%) SQL
2 66 (51.56%) Java
3 61 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (39.06%) Finance
5 48 (37.50%) JSON
6 41 (32.03%) Web Services
7 39 (30.47%) SOAP
8 35 (27.34%) JavaScript
8 35 (27.34%) Unit Testing
9 34 (26.56%) HTML
10 33 (25.78%) Relational Database
11 29 (22.66%) Spring
12 28 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (21.88%) Test Automation
13 26 (20.31%) Linux
13 26 (20.31%) OO
14 25 (19.53%) JMS
14 25 (19.53%) C#
14 25 (19.53%) .NET
14 25 (19.53%) Scrum
14 25 (19.53%) Middleware
15 24 (18.75%) MVC
15 24 (18.75%) TDD
16 22 (17.19%) BDD
16 22 (17.19%) NoSQL
16 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
17 21 (16.41%) RESTful
17 21 (16.41%) REST
18 20 (15.63%) Software Engineering
19 19 (14.84%) Jenkins

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 15 (11.72%) MQSeries
2 10 (7.81%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.69%) IIS
4 5 (3.91%) CMS
4 5 (3.91%) Drupal
4 5 (3.91%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.34%) Apache
7 2 (1.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) AquaLogic BPM
1 1 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.78%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) Office 365
2 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.69%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (4.69%) npm
4 4 (3.13%) PaaS
5 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.56%) GitHub
7 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.50%) HTTP
2 13 (10.16%) Telnet
3 2 (1.56%) FTP
3 2 (1.56%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.78%) Relational Database
2 22 (17.19%) NoSQL
2 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 17 (13.28%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (11.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (11.72%) Bigtable
5 11 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (7.03%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.69%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.56%) DB2
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (14.84%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.50%) JIRA
3 14 (10.94%) Maven
4 13 (10.16%) JUnit
5 8 (6.25%) Ant
5 8 (6.25%) Gradle
5 8 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.69%) Babel
6 6 (4.69%) Log4Net
6 6 (4.69%) NUnit
6 6 (4.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (4.69%) webpack
7 5 (3.91%) IntelliJ
8 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.13%) Selenium
8 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.34%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.34%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.56%) Hudson
10 2 (1.56%) SonarQube
General
1 50 (39.06%) Finance
2 17 (13.28%) Banking
3 10 (7.81%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.91%) Legal
4 5 (3.91%) Publishing
5 3 (2.34%) Advertising
5 3 (2.34%) Electronics
6 2 (1.56%) Front Office
6 2 (1.56%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (53.91%) Developer
2 31 (24.22%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 15 (11.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (10.16%) Analyst
6 12 (9.38%) Consultant
6 12 (9.38%) TIBCO Consultant
7 9 (7.03%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (4.69%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Java Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) Programmer
9 6 (4.69%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Data Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Lead Software Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (37.50%) JSON
2 41 (32.03%) Web Services
3 39 (30.47%) SOAP
4 34 (26.56%) HTML
5 29 (22.66%) Spring
6 25 (19.53%) .NET
6 25 (19.53%) JMS
6 25 (19.53%) Middleware
7 21 (16.41%) REST
7 21 (16.41%) RESTful
8 18 (14.06%) CSS
8 18 (14.06%) XML Schema
9 17 (13.28%) HTML5
10 16 (12.50%) J2EE
11 13 (10.16%) React
11 13 (10.16%) Rendezvous
12 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET
12 12 (9.38%) Spring MVC
13 11 (8.59%) AngularJS
14 10 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.06%) Virtual Team
2 15 (11.72%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.47%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.56%) Derivative
6 2 (1.56%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (1.56%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (0.78%) iPhone
7 1 (0.78%) Tandem
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.31%) Linux
2 16 (12.50%) Windows
3 15 (11.72%) Unix
4 6 (4.69%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.34%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.56%) Android
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.34%) Unit Testing
3 28 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 26 (20.31%) OO
5 25 (19.53%) Scrum
6 24 (18.75%) MVC
6 24 (18.75%) TDD
7 22 (17.19%) BDD
8 20 (15.63%) Software Engineering
9 17 (13.28%) Refactoring
10 15 (11.72%) Complex Event Processing
10 15 (11.72%) Continuous Deployment
10 15 (11.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (11.72%) Domain Models
10 15 (11.72%) System Testing
11 13 (10.16%) Web Development
12 12 (9.38%) Microservices
12 12 (9.38%) Workflow
13 11 (8.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (75.78%) SQL
2 66 (51.56%) Java
3 35 (27.34%) JavaScript
4 25 (19.53%) C#
5 17 (13.28%) XPath
6 15 (11.72%) Python
7 12 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.47%) C++
8 7 (5.47%) PHP
9 6 (4.69%) C
10 4 (3.13%) VB
11 3 (2.34%) PHP 7
11 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.34%) Ruby
12 2 (1.56%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (1.56%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 7 (5.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.56%) EMIR
3 2 (1.56%) MiFID
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) TIBCO
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle
3 7 (5.47%) IBM
4 6 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.69%) Reuters
5 5 (3.91%) AppDynamics
5 5 (3.91%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.34%) Nintex
7 2 (1.56%) Perforce
7 2 (1.56%) VMware
8 1 (0.78%) Cognos
8 1 (0.78%) IFS
8 1 (0.78%) SAP