Period
to 20 October 2017

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

XML
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 66 50
Rank change year-on-year +13 -16 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 212 213 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.47% 3.91% 5.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 11.26% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 189 180 300
Leeds median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,450 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

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 1766 1892 3017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.27% 34.72% 42.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1659 2413
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,707 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leeds region with a requirement for XML.

1 144 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (65.57%) SQL
3 113 (53.30%) Java
4 109 (51.42%) Web Services
5 108 (50.94%) SOAP
6 96 (45.28%) JavaScript
6 96 (45.28%) HTML
7 89 (41.98%) C#
8 78 (36.79%) .NET
9 73 (34.43%) CSS
10 61 (28.77%) RESTful
11 59 (27.83%) jQuery
12 58 (27.36%) T-SQL
13 57 (26.89%) JSON
14 56 (26.42%) Finance
15 52 (24.53%) Scrum
16 49 (23.11%) ASP.NET
16 49 (23.11%) XSLT
16 49 (23.11%) REST
17 47 (22.17%) Git (software)
18 46 (21.70%) Test Automation
19 44 (20.75%) MVC
19 44 (20.75%) TDD
20 43 (20.28%) Software Engineering
21 42 (19.81%) OO
22 39 (18.40%) XSD
23 38 (17.92%) SQL Server
24 36 (16.98%) Selenium
25 35 (16.51%) C++
26 34 (16.04%) NUnit

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 21 (9.91%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.13%) Confluence
3 5 (2.36%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.36%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.42%) Apache
5 2 (0.94%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle 9iAS
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.77%) SaaS
3 3 (1.42%) npm
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.89%) PPP
2 3 (1.42%) HTTP
3 2 (0.94%) Internet
3 2 (0.94%) LDAP
3 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) FTP
4 1 (0.47%) Network Security
4 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.08%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.13%) MySQL
5 13 (6.13%) Redis
6 9 (4.25%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.36%) Big Data
9 4 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.94%) DB2
11 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 47 (22.17%) Git (software)
2 36 (16.98%) Selenium
3 34 (16.04%) NUnit
4 26 (12.26%) Cucumber
4 26 (12.26%) Maven
5 24 (11.32%) MSTest
6 23 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (10.38%) Subversion
8 21 (9.91%) FitNesse
8 21 (9.91%) SpecFlow
9 17 (8.02%) JIRA
10 15 (7.08%) Mockito
10 15 (7.08%) tSQLt
11 14 (6.60%) JUnit
11 14 (6.60%) Visual Studio
12 12 (5.66%) JMeter
13 11 (5.19%) Jenkins
13 11 (5.19%) LoadRunner
14 9 (4.25%) Oracle APEX
15 6 (2.83%) PHPUnit
General
1 56 (26.42%) Finance
2 9 (4.25%) Advertising
2 9 (4.25%) Games
3 6 (2.83%) Retail
4 4 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (41.51%) Developer
2 33 (15.57%) Software Engineer
3 26 (12.26%) Analyst
4 25 (11.79%) .NET Software Engineer
4 25 (11.79%) C# Software Engineer
5 21 (9.91%) C# Developer
5 21 (9.91%) Java Developer
5 21 (9.91%) Test Engineer
6 20 (9.43%) Test Analyst
7 19 (8.96%) Architect
8 18 (8.49%) .NET Developer
8 18 (8.49%) Principal Engineer
9 17 (8.02%) SQL Developer
10 16 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (7.55%) Principal Test Engineer
11 15 (7.08%) Team Leader
12 13 (6.13%) Senior Developer
13 11 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (4.72%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (4.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (51.42%) Web Services
2 108 (50.94%) SOAP
3 96 (45.28%) HTML
4 78 (36.79%) .NET
5 73 (34.43%) CSS
6 61 (28.77%) RESTful
7 59 (27.83%) jQuery
8 57 (26.89%) JSON
9 49 (23.11%) ASP.NET
9 49 (23.11%) REST
9 49 (23.11%) XSLT
10 39 (18.40%) XSD
11 31 (14.62%) LINQ
11 31 (14.62%) WPF
12 26 (12.26%) WSDL
13 25 (11.79%) WCF
14 24 (11.32%) Silverlight
14 24 (11.32%) WF
15 20 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (8.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.38%) User Experience
2 17 (8.02%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.30%) AS400
6 6 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.83%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.36%) Fintech
8 4 (1.89%) BYOD
8 4 (1.89%) Streaming Media
9 2 (0.94%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.94%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.94%) NHS
10 1 (0.47%) Online Games
10 1 (0.47%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.38%) Linux
2 9 (4.25%) Windows
3 8 (3.77%) Unix
4 7 (3.30%) AIX
4 7 (3.30%) Solaris
4 7 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.83%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (24.53%) Scrum
3 46 (21.70%) Test Automation
4 44 (20.75%) MVC
4 44 (20.75%) TDD
5 43 (20.28%) Software Engineering
6 42 (19.81%) OO
7 34 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (15.09%) BDD
9 31 (14.62%) Web Development
10 27 (12.74%) DSDM
10 27 (12.74%) UML
11 26 (12.26%) RUP
12 24 (11.32%) MVVM
12 24 (11.32%) Service Delivery
12 24 (11.32%) Use Case
13 20 (9.43%) SOA
14 19 (8.96%) ATDD
15 18 (8.49%) Performance Testing
16 17 (8.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 139 (65.57%) SQL
2 113 (53.30%) Java
3 96 (45.28%) JavaScript
4 89 (41.98%) C#
5 58 (27.36%) T-SQL
6 35 (16.51%) C++
7 33 (15.57%) PL/SQL
8 16 (7.55%) PHP
9 8 (3.77%) Python
10 7 (3.30%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.30%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.83%) Assembly Language
11 6 (2.83%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.89%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.42%) Perl
13 3 (1.42%) Scala
13 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.42%) XPath
14 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (14.62%) Degree
2 18 (8.49%) ISEB
3 17 (8.02%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.36%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) HL7
3 2 (0.94%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.89%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.89%) Ansible
1 4 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.89%) Salt
2 1 (0.47%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.47%) Nagios
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.60%) Oracle
3 8 (3.77%) SAP
4 6 (2.83%) Zend
5 4 (1.89%) HP
6 3 (1.42%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.94%) webMethods
8 1 (0.47%) BEA
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) New Relic
8 1 (0.47%) Perforce
8 1 (0.47%) Splunk