Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 57 65
Rank change year-on-year -42 +8 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 107 211 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.63% 4.29% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.17% 11.29% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 95 185 190
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £60,750 £67,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1,492 1,869 1,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.62% 38.02% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,258 1,607 1,665
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 69 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (59.81%) Web Services
3 60 (56.07%) SOAP
4 57 (53.27%) HTML
5 56 (52.34%) JavaScript
5 56 (52.34%) SQL
6 54 (50.47%) C#
7 53 (49.53%) Java
8 51 (47.66%) .NET
9 44 (41.12%) CSS
10 36 (33.64%) Windows
10 36 (33.64%) Scrum
10 36 (33.64%) jQuery
11 34 (31.78%) Finance
12 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
12 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET
12 32 (29.91%) REST
13 29 (27.10%) Software Engineering
14 28 (26.17%) RESTful
15 26 (24.30%) JSON
15 26 (24.30%) XSLT
15 26 (24.30%) OO
16 25 (23.36%) MVC
17 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
18 23 (21.50%) WCF
19 22 (20.56%) RUP
19 22 (20.56%) DSDM
19 22 (20.56%) XSD
20 21 (19.63%) UML
21 20 (18.69%) 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 19 (17.76%) IIS
2 9 (8.41%) Confluence
3 6 (5.61%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.74%) CMS
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.80%) Apache
5 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.93%) Mule
7 1 (0.93%) nginx
7 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) assyst
2 3 (2.80%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.87%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.87%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.93%) Magento
4 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Sage Pay
2 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) DHCP
1 6 (5.61%) DNS
1 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) BGP
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.93%) FTP
4 1 (0.93%) MPLS
4 1 (0.93%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.21%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.41%) Big Data
4 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.61%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.67%) MySQL
7 4 (3.74%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.74%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.74%) HBase
7 4 (3.74%) Impala
7 4 (3.74%) MOLAP
7 4 (3.74%) OLAP
7 4 (3.74%) ROLAP
7 4 (3.74%) Sqoop
8 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (16.82%) NUnit
2 17 (15.89%) MSTest
3 16 (14.95%) JIRA
4 13 (12.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (8.41%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.67%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.67%) Maven
7 5 (4.67%) Selenium
8 4 (3.74%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.80%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.80%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.80%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.80%) JUnit
9 3 (2.80%) Mockito
9 3 (2.80%) tSQLt
10 2 (1.87%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 34 (31.78%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Automotive
5 2 (1.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (45.79%) Developer
2 20 (18.69%) Software Engineer
3 17 (15.89%) .NET Software Engineer
3 17 (15.89%) C# Software Engineer
4 16 (14.95%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Architect
6 12 (11.21%) .NET Developer
7 10 (9.35%) Support Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.54%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Junior
9 7 (6.54%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Applications Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Desktop Support
10 6 (5.61%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (59.81%) Web Services
2 60 (56.07%) SOAP
3 57 (53.27%) HTML
4 51 (47.66%) .NET
5 44 (41.12%) CSS
6 36 (33.64%) jQuery
7 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET
7 32 (29.91%) REST
8 28 (26.17%) RESTful
9 26 (24.30%) JSON
9 26 (24.30%) XSLT
10 23 (21.50%) WCF
11 22 (20.56%) XSD
12 18 (16.82%) LINQ
13 17 (15.89%) Silverlight
13 17 (15.89%) WF
13 17 (15.89%) WPF
14 13 (12.15%) WSDL
15 12 (11.21%) Spring
16 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Self-Motivation
1 11 (10.28%) User Experience
2 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.41%) NHS
3 7 (6.54%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.74%) Replication
4 4 (3.74%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.64%) Windows
2 9 (8.41%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.54%) Android
3 7 (6.54%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.61%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.74%) Linux
6 2 (1.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.64%) Scrum
3 29 (27.10%) Software Engineering
4 26 (24.30%) OO
5 25 (23.36%) MVC
6 22 (20.56%) DSDM
6 22 (20.56%) RUP
7 21 (19.63%) UML
8 19 (17.76%) SDLC
9 17 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (15.89%) MVVM
9 17 (15.89%) Service Delivery
9 17 (15.89%) Use Case
10 12 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (9.35%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (9.35%) Test Automation
12 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.41%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (8.41%) Secure Coding
12 9 (8.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (52.34%) JavaScript
1 56 (52.34%) SQL
2 54 (50.47%) C#
3 53 (49.53%) Java
4 20 (18.69%) PL/SQL
4 20 (18.69%) T-SQL
5 17 (15.89%) C++
6 6 (5.61%) Scala
7 5 (4.67%) VB
8 4 (3.74%) PHP
8 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.74%) R
9 3 (2.80%) VB6
10 1 (0.93%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.93%) COBOL
10 1 (0.93%) Java 8
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) ISEB
2 4 (3.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.74%) Apache Flume
2 4 (3.74%) HDFS
3 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (3.74%) Oozie
2 1 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) Oracle
3 12 (11.21%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (8.41%) Telerik
5 4 (3.74%) HP
6 3 (2.80%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.80%) Perforce
6 3 (2.80%) Sage
6 3 (2.80%) SAP
6 3 (2.80%) Twitter
6 3 (2.80%) webMethods
7 2 (1.87%) Google
7 2 (1.87%) Infor
7 2 (1.87%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.87%) VMware
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
8 1 (0.93%) hybris
8 1 (0.93%) Juniper
8 1 (0.93%) Sitecore