Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 25 33
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 119 237 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.34% 11.13% 7.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.83% 27.82% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 106 192 114
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +10.47% +14.67%
10th Percentile £25,625 £32,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +8.97% +11.43%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 545 852 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.19% 40.02% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 474 692 541
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +6.85%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Gloucestershire

XML
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for XML in Gloucestershire

XML
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Gloucestershire

XML
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -17 39 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Gloucester +4 18 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Cirencester -11 13 £42,500 +6.25%
Stroud - 4 £30,000 -
Tewkesbury -5 2 £34,250 -34.76%
XML
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for XML.

1 93 (78.15%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 68 (57.14%) REST
3 66 (55.46%) Java
4 60 (50.42%) JIRA
5 59 (49.58%) C#
6 57 (47.90%) SQL
6 57 (47.90%) TDD
7 52 (43.70%) JSON
7 52 (43.70%) HTML
7 52 (43.70%) JUnit
7 52 (43.70%) CSS
7 52 (43.70%) Web Services
8 49 (41.18%) SOAP
8 49 (41.18%) .NET
8 49 (41.18%) BDD
9 46 (38.66%) Scrum
10 45 (37.82%) Linux
10 45 (37.82%) Git (software)
11 44 (36.97%) MVC
12 43 (36.13%) Tomcat
13 39 (32.77%) MongoDB
14 38 (31.93%) Hibernate
15 37 (31.09%) Software Engineering
16 36 (30.25%) Spring
17 32 (26.89%) Mule
17 32 (26.89%) Mule ESB
18 31 (26.05%) Kanban
18 31 (26.05%) JPA
18 31 (26.05%) Amazon AWS

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 43 (36.13%) Tomcat
2 32 (26.89%) Mule
2 32 (26.89%) Mule ESB
3 29 (24.37%) JBoss
4 21 (17.65%) Apache
5 20 (16.81%) IIS
6 19 (15.97%) Confluence
7 12 (10.08%) WebSphere
8 8 (6.72%) WebLogic
9 7 (5.88%) Anypoint
9 7 (5.88%) GlassFish
10 6 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (3.36%) CMS
11 4 (3.36%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.05%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (21.01%) SaaS
3 23 (19.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (3.36%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (3.36%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.36%) Route 53
4 4 (3.36%) Serverless
5 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) HTTP
2 4 (3.36%) VPN
3 3 (2.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.84%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.84%) Wireless
4 1 (0.84%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (32.77%) MongoDB
2 29 (24.37%) Relational Database
3 27 (22.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
5 23 (19.33%) NoSQL
6 14 (11.76%) MySQL
7 8 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (5.04%) RDBMS
9 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.36%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (3.36%) GIS
10 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.68%) Big Data
12 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.84%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.84%) OLTP
12 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 60 (50.42%) JIRA
2 52 (43.70%) JUnit
3 45 (37.82%) Git (software)
4 23 (19.33%) IntelliJ
4 23 (19.33%) SoapUI
5 22 (18.49%) Eclipse
5 22 (18.49%) Maven
6 19 (15.97%) Jenkins
7 18 (15.13%) Visual Studio
8 17 (14.29%) Cucumber
9 16 (13.45%) Selenium
10 15 (12.61%) Ant
10 15 (12.61%) HP UFT
11 13 (10.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (5.88%) Gradle
14 6 (5.04%) Mercurial
14 6 (5.04%) Subversion
15 4 (3.36%) PostCSS
15 4 (3.36%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (24.37%) Finance
2 27 (22.69%) Marketing
3 25 (21.01%) Electronics
4 24 (20.17%) Manufacturing
4 24 (20.17%) Telecoms
5 23 (19.33%) Retail
6 3 (2.52%) Law
7 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (64.71%) Developer
2 27 (22.69%) Java Developer
3 23 (19.33%) Software Engineer
4 20 (16.81%) Senior Developer
5 16 (13.45%) .NET Developer
6 15 (12.61%) Junior
6 15 (12.61%) Junior Developer
7 14 (11.76%) Test Manager
8 13 (10.92%) C# Developer
8 13 (10.92%) Test Automation Manager
9 12 (10.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 12 (10.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (8.40%) Junior Software Developer
11 9 (7.56%) Junior Software Engineer
12 7 (5.88%) Software Developer
13 6 (5.04%) Applications Engineer
13 6 (5.04%) Integration Engineer
13 6 (5.04%) PHP Developer
13 6 (5.04%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (5.04%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (57.14%) REST
2 52 (43.70%) CSS
2 52 (43.70%) HTML
2 52 (43.70%) JSON
2 52 (43.70%) Web Services
3 49 (41.18%) .NET
3 49 (41.18%) SOAP
4 38 (31.93%) Hibernate
5 36 (30.25%) Spring
6 31 (26.05%) JPA
7 29 (24.37%) Spring MVC
8 28 (23.53%) jQuery
9 25 (21.01%) Apache Camel
9 25 (21.01%) Spring Integration
10 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
10 24 (20.17%) J2EE
11 18 (15.13%) XSLT
12 17 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 15 (12.61%) Gherkin
13 15 (12.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.20%) Fintech
4 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.84%) AS400
5 1 (0.84%) iPhone
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (37.82%) Linux
2 19 (15.97%) Windows
3 17 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 14 (11.76%) Unix
5 3 (2.52%) Android
5 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.84%) AIX
6 1 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.84%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (78.15%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.90%) TDD
3 49 (41.18%) BDD
4 46 (38.66%) Scrum
5 44 (36.97%) MVC
6 37 (31.09%) Software Engineering
7 31 (26.05%) Kanban
8 29 (24.37%) Integration Testing
9 26 (21.85%) SDLC
10 24 (20.17%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (20.17%) Digital Marketing
10 24 (20.17%) Programme Management
11 23 (19.33%) E-Commerce
12 21 (17.65%) Test Automation
13 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (12.61%) Waterfall
15 14 (11.76%) Software Testing
16 13 (10.92%) Configuration Management
17 12 (10.08%) OO
17 12 (10.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 66 (55.46%) Java
3 59 (49.58%) C#
4 57 (47.90%) SQL
5 23 (19.33%) C++
6 22 (18.49%) Groovy
7 17 (14.29%) Python
8 15 (12.61%) Ruby
8 15 (12.61%) VBScript
9 14 (11.76%) Jython
10 12 (10.08%) C
11 10 (8.40%) PHP
12 9 (7.56%) T-SQL
13 7 (5.88%) XPath
14 6 (5.04%) VB
15 4 (3.36%) ES6
15 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.84%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (23.53%) Degree
2 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.40%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.84%) MISRA
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) CA Service Virtualization
2 6 (5.04%) Kibana
2 6 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.04%) Puppet
3 5 (4.20%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 25 (21.01%) Apple
2 24 (20.17%) SAP
3 23 (19.33%) Oracle
4 15 (12.61%) CA
4 15 (12.61%) HP
5 12 (10.08%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.72%) IBM
7 7 (5.88%) MuleSoft
8 6 (5.04%) Zend
9 4 (3.36%) Fujitsu
10 3 (2.52%) Twitter
11 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.84%) Capita
12 1 (0.84%) EMC