Period
to 20 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 20 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 48 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 36 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.72% 5.23% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.33% 11.79% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 14
Leicester median annual salary £36,250 £41,800 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.28% +7.18% -25.71%
10th Percentile £21,175 £31,602 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £68,000 £41,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.65% +6.25% -20.00%

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 Leicester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 292 280 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 46.42% 44.37% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 267 256 228
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £41,800 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +13.74% -8.13%
10th Percentile £28,900 £28,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -6.25%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Leicester

XML
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in Leicester.

Salary trend for XML in Leicester

XML
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Leicester over the 6 months to 20 September 2019.

Salary histogram for XML in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Leicester region with a requirement for XML.

1 34 (94.44%) CSS
2 25 (69.44%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 25 (69.44%) .NET
3 23 (63.89%) Web Services
4 22 (61.11%) HTML
5 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 20 (55.56%) SQL
7 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
8 18 (50.00%) WCF
9 16 (44.44%) jQuery
9 16 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (44.44%) Azure
10 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
11 14 (38.89%) MVC
11 14 (38.89%) SDLC
12 13 (36.11%) Scrum
12 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (33.33%) Ajax
13 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
13 12 (33.33%) RESTful
13 12 (33.33%) API Testing
13 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (33.33%) SoapUI
13 12 (33.33%) REST
13 12 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
14 11 (30.56%) Innovative Thinking
14 11 (30.56%) Selenium

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) Power Platform
3 2 (5.56%) Azure Functions
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Flow
3 2 (5.56%) PowerApps
3 2 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Skype
1 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (25.00%) MySQL
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 11 (30.56%) Selenium
3 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 9 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 9 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
7 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Office 365 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) CSS
2 25 (69.44%) .NET
3 23 (63.89%) Web Services
4 22 (61.11%) HTML
5 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 18 (50.00%) WCF
7 16 (44.44%) jQuery
8 12 (33.33%) Ajax
8 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (33.33%) REST
8 12 (33.33%) RESTful
9 9 (25.00%) Middleware
9 9 (25.00%) XHTML
10 6 (16.67%) SOAP
11 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 3 (8.33%) .NET Core
12 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (8.33%) Spring
13 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Graph
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (25.00%) Replication
3 7 (19.44%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (38.89%) MVC
2 14 (38.89%) SDLC
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
4 12 (33.33%) API Testing
4 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
5 11 (30.56%) Innovative Thinking
6 10 (27.78%) Web Development
7 9 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.11%) Coaching
9 4 (11.11%) Decision-Making
9 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
11 2 (5.56%) Line Management
11 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) C#
1 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) PHP
4 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft