The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 27 44
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17  
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.75% 8.67% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 16.09% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 36 13
Median salary £70,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 47 230 197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 35.07% 53.86% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44 207 173
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Ipswich

XML
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for XML in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for XML.

1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) Web Development
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (44.44%) SDLC
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) IIS
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 6 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) SOAP
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) QA
8 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 4 (22.22%) REST
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (16.67%) Java EE
9 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (16.67%) MVC

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) REST
4 4 (22.22%) SOAP
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (16.67%) J2EE
5 3 (16.67%) Java EE
6 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) DataPower
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Web Development
3 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 1 (5.56%) High Availability
9 1 (5.56%) OWASP
9 1 (5.56%) Presales
9 1 (5.56%) SOA
9 1 (5.56%) SOLID
9 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) iptables
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft