Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 74 43
Rank change year-on-year +14 -31 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 202 201 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.07% 3.68% 5.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.32% 10.41% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 184 178 323
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,250 £25,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +10.67%

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 1785 1930 3036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.97% 35.38% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1731 2475
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 147 (72.77%) SQL
2 138 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (53.96%) Web Services
4 106 (52.48%) Java
5 102 (50.50%) SOAP
6 100 (49.50%) HTML
7 88 (43.56%) C#
7 88 (43.56%) JavaScript
8 83 (41.09%) .NET
9 69 (34.16%) CSS
10 60 (29.70%) T-SQL
11 54 (26.73%) Scrum
12 51 (25.25%) jQuery
12 51 (25.25%) XSD
12 51 (25.25%) Finance
12 51 (25.25%) Test Automation
12 51 (25.25%) RESTful
13 47 (23.27%) XSLT
14 46 (22.77%) ASP.NET
15 44 (21.78%) JSON
16 41 (20.30%) Software Engineering
16 41 (20.30%) SQL Server
16 41 (20.30%) REST
17 40 (19.80%) Git (software)
18 38 (18.81%) C++
19 37 (18.32%) OO
19 37 (18.32%) MVC
20 36 (17.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 35 (17.33%) WPF
22 33 (16.34%) Selenium

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 18 (8.91%) Tomcat
2 12 (5.94%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.94%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.96%) Confluence
4 6 (2.97%) Oracle 9iAS
4 6 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.49%) Apache
6 2 (0.99%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.50%) IIS
7 1 (0.50%) nginx
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.48%) SaaS
3 3 (1.49%) npm
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.50%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.98%) PPP
2 3 (1.49%) HTTP
3 2 (0.99%) Internet
3 2 (0.99%) LDAP
3 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.30%) SQL Server
2 36 (17.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (8.91%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.92%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.96%) MySQL
5 8 (3.96%) Redis
6 6 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (2.97%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.48%) Big Data
7 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.99%) DB2
8 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (19.80%) Git (software)
2 33 (16.34%) Selenium
3 32 (15.84%) NUnit
4 28 (13.86%) Cucumber
5 27 (13.37%) FitNesse
5 27 (13.37%) SpecFlow
6 26 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (11.88%) MSTest
8 18 (8.91%) Maven
8 18 (8.91%) tSQLt
8 18 (8.91%) Visual Studio
9 15 (7.43%) Subversion
10 12 (5.94%) JIRA
11 10 (4.95%) Mockito
12 9 (4.46%) JMeter
12 9 (4.46%) JUnit
13 8 (3.96%) Jenkins
13 8 (3.96%) LoadRunner
14 6 (2.97%) ERwin
14 6 (2.97%) Oracle APEX
General
1 51 (25.25%) Finance
2 6 (2.97%) Advertising
3 5 (2.48%) Games
3 5 (2.48%) Retail
4 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (41.09%) Developer
2 30 (14.85%) Software Engineer
3 28 (13.86%) Analyst
4 24 (11.88%) .NET Software Engineer
4 24 (11.88%) C# Software Engineer
4 24 (11.88%) Test Engineer
5 23 (11.39%) Java Developer
6 21 (10.40%) .NET Developer
7 20 (9.90%) C# Developer
7 20 (9.90%) Principal Engineer
7 20 (9.90%) Test Analyst
8 19 (9.41%) Principal Test Engineer
9 18 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (8.42%) SQL Developer
11 16 (7.92%) Architect
12 12 (5.94%) Team Leader
13 11 (5.45%) Tester
14 10 (4.95%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (4.95%) Senior Developer
14 10 (4.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (53.96%) Web Services
2 102 (50.50%) SOAP
3 100 (49.50%) HTML
4 83 (41.09%) .NET
5 69 (34.16%) CSS
6 51 (25.25%) jQuery
6 51 (25.25%) RESTful
6 51 (25.25%) XSD
7 47 (23.27%) XSLT
8 46 (22.77%) ASP.NET
9 44 (21.78%) JSON
10 41 (20.30%) REST
11 35 (17.33%) WPF
12 32 (15.84%) WSDL
13 29 (14.36%) LINQ
14 25 (12.38%) WCF
15 24 (11.88%) Silverlight
15 24 (11.88%) WF
16 18 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (8.91%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) User Experience
2 18 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.47%) AS400
6 6 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.97%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.99%) BYOD
8 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.99%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.99%) Media Streaming
8 2 (0.99%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.50%) Fintech
9 1 (0.50%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.41%) Linux
2 11 (5.45%) Windows
3 8 (3.96%) Unix
4 7 (3.47%) AIX
4 7 (3.47%) Solaris
4 7 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.98%) Android
6 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.73%) Scrum
3 51 (25.25%) Test Automation
4 41 (20.30%) Software Engineering
5 37 (18.32%) MVC
5 37 (18.32%) OO
6 33 (16.34%) BDD
6 33 (16.34%) TDD
7 32 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (13.86%) DSDM
9 27 (13.37%) UML
10 26 (12.87%) RUP
10 26 (12.87%) Web Development
11 25 (12.38%) Service Delivery
12 24 (11.88%) MVVM
12 24 (11.88%) Use Case
13 23 (11.39%) SDLC
14 22 (10.89%) ATDD
15 21 (10.40%) Performance Testing
16 18 (8.91%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (72.77%) SQL
2 106 (52.48%) Java
3 88 (43.56%) C#
3 88 (43.56%) JavaScript
4 60 (29.70%) T-SQL
5 38 (18.81%) C++
6 30 (14.85%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.95%) PHP
8 8 (3.96%) Python
8 8 (3.96%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.47%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.97%) Assembly Language
11 5 (2.48%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.49%) Perl
12 3 (1.49%) Scala
12 3 (1.49%) XPath
13 1 (0.50%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (13.86%) Degree
2 16 (7.92%) ISEB
3 15 (7.43%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.98%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.96%) HL7
2 6 (2.97%) QA
3 2 (0.99%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Docker
1 2 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.99%) Ansible
2 2 (0.99%) Salt
3 1 (0.50%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.50%) Nagios
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.92%) Oracle
3 8 (3.96%) SAP
4 6 (2.97%) BEA
4 6 (2.97%) IBM
5 5 (2.48%) DevExpress
6 4 (1.98%) HP
6 4 (1.98%) Zend
7 3 (1.49%) webMethods
8 1 (0.50%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) New Relic
8 1 (0.50%) Nintex
8 1 (0.50%) Perforce
8 1 (0.50%) Splunk