Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 66 53
Rank change year-on-year -17 -13 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 97 185 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.07% 3.75% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.97% 10.01% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 89 169 225
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,200 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £65,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +7.14%

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 1,217 1,849 1,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.50% 37.48% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,041 1,675 1,760
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,771
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.81% +6.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for XML in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 62 (63.92%) SQL
2 57 (58.76%) JavaScript
3 52 (53.61%) .NET
4 49 (50.52%) C#
4 49 (50.52%) Web Services
5 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (36.08%) jQuery
7 34 (35.05%) HTML
8 33 (34.02%) SOAP
8 33 (34.02%) JSON
9 31 (31.96%) CSS
9 31 (31.96%) Scrum
10 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET
11 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
11 26 (26.80%) Finance
12 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
13 24 (24.74%) REST
14 22 (22.68%) Java
14 22 (22.68%) MVC
15 21 (21.65%) XSLT
16 20 (20.62%) Software Engineering
17 18 (18.56%) OO
17 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
18 17 (17.53%) ISEB
18 17 (17.53%) WCF
19 16 (16.49%) WPF
19 16 (16.49%) LINQ
19 16 (16.49%) FTP
19 16 (16.49%) PL/SQL
20 15 (15.46%) C++

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 (13.40%) IIS
2 8 (8.25%) CMS
3 7 (7.22%) Confluence
4 3 (3.09%) Apache
5 2 (2.06%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.06%) SAS
5 2 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.06%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) JBoss
6 1 (1.03%) Jetty
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.09%) Carpe Diem
2 3 (3.09%) Elite 3E
3 2 (2.06%) Infor LN
3 2 (2.06%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.06%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Sage Pay
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.15%) Apigee
4 2 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) FTP
2 5 (5.15%) HTTP
3 3 (3.09%) Internet
4 2 (2.06%) SMTP
4 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.03%) BGP
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.03%) Firewall
5 1 (1.03%) MPLS
5 1 (1.03%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.15%) MySQL
4 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) MSTest
1 15 (15.46%) NUnit
2 9 (9.28%) JIRA
3 8 (8.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.25%) Selenium
3 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.03%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (26.80%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Retail
3 4 (4.12%) Automotive
3 4 (4.12%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Games
5 2 (2.06%) Back Office
5 2 (2.06%) Legal
5 2 (2.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (42.27%) Developer
2 20 (20.62%) Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) .NET Developer
4 15 (15.46%) .NET Software Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) C# Software Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Automation Tester
5 10 (10.31%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Tester
6 8 (8.25%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.19%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (53.61%) .NET
2 49 (50.52%) Web Services
3 35 (36.08%) jQuery
4 34 (35.05%) HTML
5 33 (34.02%) JSON
5 33 (34.02%) SOAP
6 31 (31.96%) CSS
7 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET
8 24 (24.74%) REST
9 21 (21.65%) XSLT
10 17 (17.53%) WCF
11 16 (16.49%) LINQ
11 16 (16.49%) WPF
12 15 (15.46%) RESTful
12 15 (15.46%) Silverlight
12 15 (15.46%) WF
13 14 (14.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (10.31%) OAuth
14 10 (10.31%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
1 6 (6.19%) User Experience
2 5 (5.15%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.06%) Fintech
4 2 (2.06%) NHS
4 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.96%) Scrum
3 22 (22.68%) MVC
4 20 (20.62%) Software Engineering
5 18 (18.56%) OO
6 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (15.46%) DSDM
6 15 (15.46%) MVVM
6 15 (15.46%) RUP
6 15 (15.46%) SDLC
6 15 (15.46%) Service Delivery
6 15 (15.46%) UML
6 15 (15.46%) Use Case
7 11 (11.34%) Software Testing
7 11 (11.34%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.25%) Project Management
9 6 (6.19%) Content Management
9 6 (6.19%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 62 (63.92%) SQL
2 57 (58.76%) JavaScript
3 49 (50.52%) C#
4 22 (22.68%) Java
5 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
6 16 (16.49%) PL/SQL
7 15 (15.46%) C++
8 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.12%) VBA
9 4 (4.12%) VBScript
10 3 (3.09%) PHP
11 2 (2.06%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.06%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (2.06%) Python
11 2 (2.06%) VB
11 2 (2.06%) XPath
12 1 (1.03%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) ISEB
2 13 (13.40%) ISTQB
3 11 (11.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (6.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) SNOMED CT
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) SCOM
2 1 (1.03%) Ansible
2 1 (1.03%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (7.22%) Telerik
3 3 (3.09%) Intapp
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle
3 3 (3.09%) Perforce
4 2 (2.06%) Databricks
4 2 (2.06%) Infor
4 2 (2.06%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.06%) Sage
4 2 (2.06%) SAP
4 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco
5 1 (1.03%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) Juniper
5 1 (1.03%) Magma