Period
to 25 February 2018

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

XML
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 53 33
Rank change year-on-year -19 -20 +7
Permanent jobs citing XML 180 257 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.68% 4.84% 6.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.84% 12.99% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 164 233 353
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,900
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +12.50% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,829 1,978 2,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.39% 37.24% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,658 1,779 2,295
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.90%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Leeds

XML
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for XML in Leeds

XML
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Leeds

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

1 126 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (67.78%) SQL
3 110 (61.11%) Java
4 99 (55.00%) Web Services
5 88 (48.89%) HTML
6 83 (46.11%) .NET
7 80 (44.44%) SOAP
8 76 (42.22%) C#
9 68 (37.78%) JavaScript
10 60 (33.33%) CSS
11 56 (31.11%) JSON
12 50 (27.78%) RESTful
12 50 (27.78%) T-SQL
13 48 (26.67%) OO
14 44 (24.44%) jQuery
15 43 (23.89%) Test Automation
15 43 (23.89%) Scrum
16 40 (22.22%) Finance
17 38 (21.11%) Software Engineering
18 37 (20.56%) REST
19 36 (20.00%) SDLC
19 36 (20.00%) WPF
19 36 (20.00%) XSD
20 34 (18.89%) ASP.NET
21 33 (18.33%) XSLT
22 32 (17.78%) C++
22 32 (17.78%) SQL Server
23 30 (16.67%) NUnit
24 29 (16.11%) Git (software)
25 27 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 13 (7.22%) WebLogic
1 13 (7.22%) WebSphere
2 7 (3.89%) Oracle 9iAS
2 7 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.67%) CMS
4 2 (1.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.33%) Office 365
3 3 (1.67%) npm
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.67%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (7.78%) MySQL
4 13 (7.22%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.56%) Big Data
6 6 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.22%) RavenDB
8 3 (1.67%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.11%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.11%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.11%) HBase
9 2 (1.11%) Impala
9 2 (1.11%) MOLAP
9 2 (1.11%) OLAP
9 2 (1.11%) ROLAP
9 2 (1.11%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (16.67%) NUnit
2 29 (16.11%) Git (software)
3 27 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 22 (12.22%) Selenium
6 21 (11.67%) Cucumber
6 21 (11.67%) MSTest
7 18 (10.00%) FitNesse
7 18 (10.00%) SpecFlow
8 14 (7.78%) JUnit
8 14 (7.78%) Maven
8 14 (7.78%) Mockito
9 13 (7.22%) tSQLt
10 6 (3.33%) ERwin
10 6 (3.33%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.78%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.78%) JIRA
12 4 (2.22%) Appium
12 4 (2.22%) Calabash
12 4 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 40 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (1.67%) Advertising
3 2 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (52.22%) Developer
2 35 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 23 (12.78%) Software Engineer
5 21 (11.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 21 (11.67%) Analyst
5 21 (11.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 20 (11.11%) Architect
7 19 (10.56%) Test Engineer
8 16 (8.89%) Senior Developer
9 15 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
10 14 (7.78%) Test Analyst
11 13 (7.22%) Principal Engineer
11 13 (7.22%) Principal Test Engineer
11 13 (7.22%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (6.67%) C# Developer
13 10 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
15 8 (4.44%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (55.00%) Web Services
2 88 (48.89%) HTML
3 83 (46.11%) .NET
4 80 (44.44%) SOAP
5 60 (33.33%) CSS
6 56 (31.11%) JSON
7 50 (27.78%) RESTful
8 44 (24.44%) jQuery
9 37 (20.56%) REST
10 36 (20.00%) WPF
10 36 (20.00%) XSD
11 34 (18.89%) ASP.NET
12 33 (18.33%) XSLT
13 26 (14.44%) Spring
13 26 (14.44%) WSDL
14 24 (13.33%) LINQ
15 21 (11.67%) Hibernate
15 21 (11.67%) Silverlight
15 21 (11.67%) WCF
15 21 (11.67%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.33%) User Experience
2 14 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.33%) AS400
3 6 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.33%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.78%) NHS
5 4 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.11%) Replication
6 2 (1.11%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.89%) Linux
2 15 (8.33%) Windows
3 9 (5.00%) Android
4 6 (3.33%) AIX
4 6 (3.33%) Solaris
4 6 (3.33%) Unix
4 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.67%) OO
3 43 (23.89%) Scrum
3 43 (23.89%) Test Automation
4 38 (21.11%) Software Engineering
5 36 (20.00%) SDLC
6 27 (15.00%) DSDM
7 26 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (14.44%) RUP
8 23 (12.78%) UML
9 22 (12.22%) Service Delivery
10 21 (11.67%) MVVM
10 21 (11.67%) Use Case
11 19 (10.56%) MVC
12 18 (10.00%) BDD
12 18 (10.00%) High Availability
12 18 (10.00%) SOA
13 17 (9.44%) Performance Testing
14 16 (8.89%) Web Development
15 15 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 122 (67.78%) SQL
2 110 (61.11%) Java
3 76 (42.22%) C#
4 68 (37.78%) JavaScript
5 50 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 32 (17.78%) C++
7 21 (11.67%) PL/SQL
8 16 (8.89%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.33%) Assembly Language
9 6 (3.33%) PHP
9 6 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.67%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.67%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.67%) Python
10 3 (1.67%) Scala
10 3 (1.67%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.11%) R
11 2 (1.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.78%) ISEB
3 4 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.56%) QA
2 7 (3.89%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.11%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.11%) Oozie
3 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (11.11%) Oracle
2 17 (9.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.89%) BEA
3 7 (3.89%) DevExpress
3 7 (3.89%) IBM
4 6 (3.33%) webMethods
5 4 (2.22%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (2.22%) Perforce
5 4 (2.22%) SAP
6 3 (1.67%) Apple
6 3 (1.67%) Google
7 2 (1.11%) Nintex
7 2 (1.11%) Zend
8 1 (0.56%) HP
8 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.56%) Twitter