Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 60 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 -17
Permanent jobs citing XML 241 252 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.86% 4.37% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.32% 12.17% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 216 206 281
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1956 2071 2736
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 39.47% 35.90% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1748 2201
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 162 (67.22%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (58.92%) SQL
3 128 (53.11%) JavaScript
4 123 (51.04%) SOAP
5 116 (48.13%) HTML
5 116 (48.13%) Web Services
6 113 (46.89%) Java
7 102 (42.32%) CSS
8 88 (36.51%) C#
9 86 (35.68%) JSON
10 74 (30.71%) jQuery
11 71 (29.46%) .NET
12 70 (29.05%) RESTful
13 66 (27.39%) REST
14 63 (26.14%) Finance
15 60 (24.90%) MVC
16 59 (24.48%) TDD
17 57 (23.65%) SQL Server
18 56 (23.24%) Git (software)
19 54 (22.41%) Scrum
20 51 (21.16%) T-SQL
21 50 (20.75%) ASP.NET
22 47 (19.50%) XSLT
23 41 (17.01%) OO
23 41 (17.01%) MySQL
24 39 (16.18%) Selenium
24 39 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
25 36 (14.94%) BDD
25 36 (14.94%) Software Engineering
25 36 (14.94%) PL/SQL

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 26 (10.79%) Tomcat
2 17 (7.05%) Confluence
3 10 (4.15%) Apache
4 9 (3.73%) IIS
5 7 (2.90%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.07%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.07%) ATG Dynamo
6 5 (2.07%) CMS
6 5 (2.07%) iPlanet
6 5 (2.07%) JBoss
6 5 (2.07%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.66%) Mule
7 4 (1.66%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.24%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.83%) Maximo
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (4.56%) SaaS
2 4 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (1.66%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.56%) HTTP
2 4 (1.66%) Network Security
3 3 (1.24%) DNS
3 3 (1.24%) Firewall
3 3 (1.24%) VPN
4 2 (0.83%) Internet
4 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) LDAP
5 1 (0.41%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (23.65%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.01%) MySQL
3 21 (8.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (7.88%) Relational Database
5 18 (7.47%) NoSQL
5 18 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (7.05%) Redis
7 11 (4.56%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (4.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (2.49%) DB2
10 6 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.07%) Big Data
11 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (1.24%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 56 (23.24%) Git (software)
2 39 (16.18%) Selenium
3 35 (14.52%) NUnit
4 32 (13.28%) Maven
5 30 (12.45%) Subversion
6 25 (10.37%) JMeter
6 25 (10.37%) MSTest
7 23 (9.54%) JIRA
7 23 (9.54%) JUnit
8 21 (8.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (7.88%) Mockito
10 18 (7.47%) Cucumber
10 18 (7.47%) Jenkins
11 17 (7.05%) LoadRunner
12 13 (5.39%) FitNesse
12 13 (5.39%) SpecFlow
13 11 (4.56%) Oracle APEX
14 9 (3.73%) TortoiseSVN
14 9 (3.73%) tSQLt
15 8 (3.32%) GitLab
General
1 63 (26.14%) Finance
2 17 (7.05%) Retail
3 13 (5.39%) Games
4 12 (4.98%) Advertising
5 6 (2.49%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (47.72%) Developer
2 32 (13.28%) Java Developer
2 32 (13.28%) Software Engineer
3 27 (11.20%) Analyst
4 26 (10.79%) .NET Software Engineer
4 26 (10.79%) C# Software Engineer
4 26 (10.79%) Senior Developer
5 22 (9.13%) PHP Developer
6 21 (8.71%) C# Developer
7 19 (7.88%) .NET Developer
8 15 (6.22%) Team Leader
9 14 (5.81%) Test Analyst
10 13 (5.39%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (5.39%) Test Engineer
11 11 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (4.56%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (4.56%) Principal Engineer
11 11 (4.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (4.56%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.15%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (51.04%) SOAP
2 116 (48.13%) HTML
2 116 (48.13%) Web Services
3 102 (42.32%) CSS
4 86 (35.68%) JSON
5 74 (30.71%) jQuery
6 71 (29.46%) .NET
7 70 (29.05%) RESTful
8 66 (27.39%) REST
9 50 (20.75%) ASP.NET
10 47 (19.50%) XSLT
11 34 (14.11%) LINQ
11 34 (14.11%) XSD
12 29 (12.03%) WPF
13 28 (11.62%) WCF
14 25 (10.37%) Silverlight
14 25 (10.37%) WF
15 22 (9.13%) .NET Framework
16 21 (8.71%) Symfony
17 20 (8.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.71%) User Experience
2 18 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.73%) Streaming Media
4 8 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.32%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.90%) Fintech
6 6 (2.49%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.07%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.07%) NHS
8 4 (1.66%) AS400
8 4 (1.66%) BYOD
8 4 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.24%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.83%) Clustering
10 2 (0.83%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.41%) iPad
11 1 (0.41%) iPhone
11 1 (0.41%) Online Games
11 1 (0.41%) TRADACOMS
11 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.30%) Linux
2 11 (4.56%) Windows
3 8 (3.32%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.07%) Android
5 4 (1.66%) AIX
5 4 (1.66%) Solaris
5 4 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.24%) Unix
6 3 (1.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (67.22%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (24.90%) MVC
3 59 (24.48%) TDD
4 54 (22.41%) Scrum
5 41 (17.01%) OO
6 39 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (14.94%) BDD
7 36 (14.94%) Software Engineering
8 34 (14.11%) Test Automation
9 28 (11.62%) UML
10 27 (11.20%) Use Case
11 26 (10.79%) DSDM
11 26 (10.79%) Service Delivery
12 25 (10.37%) MVVM
12 25 (10.37%) RUP
13 24 (9.96%) Web Development
14 20 (8.30%) E-Commerce
15 18 (7.47%) User Stories
16 16 (6.64%) Test Scripting
16 16 (6.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (58.92%) SQL
2 128 (53.11%) JavaScript
3 113 (46.89%) Java
4 88 (36.51%) C#
5 51 (21.16%) T-SQL
6 36 (14.94%) PL/SQL
7 31 (12.86%) PHP
8 28 (11.62%) C++
9 11 (4.56%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.73%) TypeScript
11 8 (3.32%) Python
12 7 (2.90%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.49%) Perl
13 6 (2.49%) PHP 7
14 5 (2.07%) Ruby
15 4 (1.66%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.24%) C
16 3 (1.24%) Scala
17 2 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (12.45%) ISEB
2 29 (12.03%) Degree
3 25 (10.37%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (2.07%) MCP
5 3 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) HL7
1 5 (2.07%) ISO 9000
2 4 (1.66%) QA
3 3 (1.24%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.07%) Docker
2 2 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.90%) Ansible
1 7 (2.90%) Salt
2 5 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.66%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (1.66%) Nagios
3 4 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.30%) Oracle
3 15 (6.22%) Zend
4 7 (2.90%) IBM
5 5 (2.07%) ATG
5 5 (2.07%) BEA
5 5 (2.07%) HP
5 5 (2.07%) hybris
6 4 (1.66%) New Relic
6 4 (1.66%) Splunk
7 3 (1.24%) Perforce
7 3 (1.24%) SAP
7 3 (1.24%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.41%) Google
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat