Period
to 17 January 2019

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

XML
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 51 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 -20 +10
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 17 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.99% 2.48% 7.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 7.02% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 36
Liverpool median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +40.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £64,250 £43,750
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -38.10% +40.00% -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 Liverpool with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 185 242 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 33.39% 35.28% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 157 193 282
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,900 £31,250 £25,275
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,000 £55,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Liverpool

XML
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for XML in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for XML.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) LAMP
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) Lua
3 7 (63.64%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (36.36%) Django
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Debian
4 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) QA
6 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) Unix
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (9.09%) ISEB
7 1 (9.09%) CSS
7 1 (9.09%) J2EE

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (9.09%) Liferay
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) LAMP
2 4 (36.36%) Django
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) Lua
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle