Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 65 44
Rank change year-on-year +6 -21 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 99 85 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.42% 3.75% 5.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.05% 7.93% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 34 50
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% -10.50% +18.34%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,325 £59,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +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 985 1072 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.99% 47.33% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 619 548 599
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £57,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

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 October 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 68 (68.69%) SQL
2 63 (63.64%) Java
3 49 (49.49%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (38.38%) Spring
5 35 (35.35%) SOAP
6 32 (32.32%) HTML
7 28 (28.28%) SQL Server
7 28 (28.28%) JSON
8 27 (27.27%) Web Services
9 26 (26.26%) Finance
10 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
10 23 (23.23%) Relational Database
11 22 (22.22%) JMS
12 21 (21.21%) CSS
12 21 (21.21%) Scrum
12 21 (21.21%) TDD
12 21 (21.21%) Test Automation
13 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
14 19 (19.19%) C#
14 19 (19.19%) J2EE
15 18 (18.18%) Hibernate
15 18 (18.18%) Banking
15 18 (18.18%) Degree
15 18 (18.18%) Unit Testing
16 17 (17.17%) OO
16 17 (17.17%) SOA
17 16 (16.16%) IBM
17 16 (16.16%) JUnit
17 16 (16.16%) RESTful
17 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills

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 12 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (4.04%) JBoss
4 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.03%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.02%) Apache
6 1 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.01%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.01%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.03%) GitHub
2 3 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) Telnet
2 2 (2.02%) FTP
2 2 (2.02%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.02%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (23.23%) Relational Database
3 15 (15.15%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.07%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.04%) DB2
7 3 (3.03%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.03%) Star Schema
8 2 (2.02%) Big Data
8 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.02%) KDB
8 2 (2.02%) Kdb+
9 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.01%) SQLite
9 1 (1.01%) UniData
Development Applications
1 16 (16.16%) JUnit
2 15 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 15 (15.15%) JIRA
2 15 (15.15%) Maven
3 8 (8.08%) Subversion
4 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.06%) IntelliJ
6 5 (5.05%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.05%) Gradle
6 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.04%) Ant
8 3 (3.03%) DbUnit
8 3 (3.03%) ERwin
8 3 (3.03%) jMock
8 3 (3.03%) MagicDraw
8 3 (3.03%) Mockito
8 3 (3.03%) Selenium
8 3 (3.03%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.02%) Hudson
General
1 26 (26.26%) Finance
2 18 (18.18%) Banking
3 13 (13.13%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Publishing
5 4 (4.04%) Prime Brokerage
6 3 (3.03%) Electronics
6 3 (3.03%) Law
6 3 (3.03%) Legal
7 2 (2.02%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 62 (62.63%) Developer
2 38 (38.38%) Java Developer
3 19 (19.19%) Senior Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (12.12%) Consultant
6 11 (11.11%) TIBCO Consultant
7 8 (8.08%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (7.07%) Architect
9 6 (6.06%) Engineering Manager
9 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering Manager
9 6 (6.06%) Software Manager
10 5 (5.05%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Data Architect
11 4 (4.04%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
11 4 (4.04%) SQL Developer
12 3 (3.03%) .NET Developer
12 3 (3.03%) Agile Developer
12 3 (3.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.38%) Spring
2 35 (35.35%) SOAP
3 32 (32.32%) HTML
4 28 (28.28%) JSON
5 27 (27.27%) Web Services
6 22 (22.22%) JMS
7 21 (21.21%) CSS
8 19 (19.19%) J2EE
9 18 (18.18%) Hibernate
10 16 (16.16%) REST
10 16 (16.16%) RESTful
11 15 (15.15%) jQuery
12 14 (14.14%) .NET
13 12 (12.12%) HTML5
13 12 (12.12%) Rendezvous
14 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET
15 9 (9.09%) XML Schema
16 7 (7.07%) FIX Protocol
17 6 (6.06%) Apache CXF
17 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.07%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.04%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.03%) Taxonomies
6 3 (3.03%) User Experience
6 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.02%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.02%) Derivative
7 2 (2.02%) Equities
7 2 (2.02%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.02%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.02%) Tandem
7 2 (2.02%) TRADACOMS
8 1 (1.01%) iPhone
8 1 (1.01%) LIMS
8 1 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.10%) Linux
1 10 (10.10%) Unix
2 7 (7.07%) Windows
3 1 (1.01%) Android
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.21%) Scrum
2 21 (21.21%) TDD
2 21 (21.21%) Test Automation
3 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
4 18 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 17 (17.17%) OO
5 17 (17.17%) SOA
6 13 (13.13%) Microservices
6 13 (13.13%) SDLC
7 12 (12.12%) Workflow
8 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.09%) Analytics
9 9 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 9 (9.09%) MVC
9 9 (9.09%) Service Management
10 8 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.07%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 68 (68.69%) SQL
2 63 (63.64%) Java
3 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.19%) C#
5 8 (8.08%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.05%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.04%) Scala
9 3 (3.03%) C
9 3 (3.03%) C++
9 3 (3.03%) Python
9 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.02%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.02%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (2.02%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (2.02%) VBA
10 2 (2.02%) XPath
11 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB
3 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.02%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.02%) EMIR
3 2 (2.02%) ISO 20022
3 2 (2.02%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.02%) vSphere
2 1 (1.01%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) IBM
2 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.12%) TIBCO
4 11 (11.11%) Oracle
5 7 (7.07%) Reuters
6 6 (6.06%) Atlassian
7 4 (4.04%) Perforce
8 3 (3.03%) Nintex
9 2 (2.02%) IFS
9 2 (2.02%) Sybase
9 2 (2.02%) VMware
10 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.01%) Splunk