Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 49 53
Rank change year-on-year -39 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 147 267 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.07% 5.23% 4.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.15% 12.92% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 139 233 244
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £67,500 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 1,804 2,067 2,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.62% 40.49% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,576 1,809 1,838
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,650
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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 104 (70.75%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (59.86%) Web Services
3 84 (57.14%) Java
4 83 (56.46%) SQL
5 75 (51.02%) SOAP
6 60 (40.82%) JavaScript
6 60 (40.82%) HTML
6 60 (40.82%) .NET
7 58 (39.46%) C#
8 52 (35.37%) CSS
8 52 (35.37%) Finance
9 48 (32.65%) RESTful
10 46 (31.29%) JSON
11 37 (25.17%) jQuery
11 37 (25.17%) Software Engineering
11 37 (25.17%) OO
12 35 (23.81%) SQL Server
12 35 (23.81%) Scrum
12 35 (23.81%) REST
13 32 (21.77%) Windows
14 31 (21.09%) XSD
15 30 (20.41%) T-SQL
16 29 (19.73%) RUP
16 29 (19.73%) DSDM
17 28 (19.05%) SDLC
18 27 (18.37%) Spring
19 26 (17.69%) Test Automation
19 26 (17.69%) XSLT
20 25 (17.01%) UML
20 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET

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 9 (6.12%) IIS
2 5 (3.40%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.04%) CMS
3 3 (2.04%) Confluence
3 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) Mule
5 1 (0.68%) nginx
5 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.68%) HipChat
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) assyst
2 2 (1.36%) Infor LN
2 2 (1.36%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.36%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Boomi
3 1 (0.68%) GitHub
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) DHCP
1 5 (3.40%) DNS
1 5 (3.40%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.04%) Internet
3 2 (1.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.24%) NoSQL
3 16 (10.88%) Big Data
3 16 (10.88%) MySQL
4 10 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.44%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.08%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.08%) Data Lake
6 6 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.08%) HBase
6 6 (4.08%) Impala
6 6 (4.08%) MOLAP
6 6 (4.08%) OLAP
6 6 (4.08%) ROLAP
6 6 (4.08%) Sqoop
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (15.65%) NUnit
2 19 (12.93%) MSTest
3 18 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (11.56%) Maven
5 16 (10.88%) Selenium
6 15 (10.20%) JUnit
6 15 (10.20%) Mockito
7 14 (9.52%) Visual Studio
8 10 (6.80%) JIRA
9 8 (5.44%) Cucumber
10 7 (4.76%) FitNesse
10 7 (4.76%) SpecFlow
10 7 (4.76%) tSQLt
11 6 (4.08%) Jenkins
12 5 (3.40%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.04%) Eclipse
13 3 (2.04%) Subversion
14 2 (1.36%) InstallShield
14 2 (1.36%) IntelliJ
General
1 52 (35.37%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Retail
3 4 (2.72%) Advertising
4 3 (2.04%) Marketing
5 2 (1.36%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (47.62%) Developer
2 35 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 22 (14.97%) Software Engineer
4 19 (12.93%) .NET Software Engineer
4 19 (12.93%) Architect
4 19 (12.93%) C# Software Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.48%) Test Engineer
7 10 (6.80%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.80%) Software Developer
8 9 (6.12%) Mobile Developer
8 9 (6.12%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.44%) Principal Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Principal Test Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) Applications Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (59.86%) Web Services
2 75 (51.02%) SOAP
3 60 (40.82%) .NET
3 60 (40.82%) HTML
4 52 (35.37%) CSS
5 48 (32.65%) RESTful
6 46 (31.29%) JSON
7 37 (25.17%) jQuery
8 35 (23.81%) REST
9 31 (21.09%) XSD
10 27 (18.37%) Spring
11 26 (17.69%) XSLT
12 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET
13 23 (15.65%) WCF
14 22 (14.97%) WPF
14 22 (14.97%) WSDL
15 20 (13.61%) Kafka
16 19 (12.93%) LINQ
16 19 (12.93%) Silverlight
16 19 (12.93%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) NHS
1 16 (10.88%) User Experience
2 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.84%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (6.80%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.08%) Replication
5 6 (4.08%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.77%) Windows
2 11 (7.48%) Android
3 10 (6.80%) Apple iOS
4 9 (6.12%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (5.44%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.08%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.36%) Linux
7 2 (1.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (70.75%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.17%) OO
2 37 (25.17%) Software Engineering
3 35 (23.81%) Scrum
4 29 (19.73%) DSDM
4 29 (19.73%) RUP
5 28 (19.05%) SDLC
6 26 (17.69%) Test Automation
7 25 (17.01%) UML
8 24 (16.33%) MVC
9 22 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (12.93%) E-Commerce
10 19 (12.93%) MVVM
10 19 (12.93%) Service Delivery
10 19 (12.93%) Use Case
11 17 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (10.88%) Enterprise Architecture
13 15 (10.20%) Collaborative Working
13 15 (10.20%) CRUD
13 15 (10.20%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 84 (57.14%) Java
2 83 (56.46%) SQL
3 60 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 58 (39.46%) C#
5 30 (20.41%) T-SQL
6 22 (14.97%) PL/SQL
7 19 (12.93%) C++
8 8 (5.44%) Scala
9 6 (4.08%) R
10 5 (3.40%) PHP
11 3 (2.04%) VB
11 3 (2.04%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.04%) VB6
12 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.68%) COBOL
12 1 (0.68%) Java 8
12 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (13.61%) Degree
2 8 (5.44%) ISEB
2 8 (5.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.08%) Apache Flume
1 6 (4.08%) HDFS
2 5 (3.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.08%) Oozie
3 1 (0.68%) Nagios
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.68%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 24 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.40%) Google
3 5 (3.40%) webMethods
4 4 (2.72%) HP
4 4 (2.72%) MuleSoft
4 4 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.72%) Twitter
5 3 (2.04%) Perforce
6 2 (1.36%) Infor
6 2 (1.36%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.36%) Sage
6 2 (1.36%) SAP
6 2 (1.36%) Telerik
6 2 (1.36%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.68%) Dell
7 1 (0.68%) hybris
7 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.68%) Talend