Period
to 17 September 2019

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

XML
England > London
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 119 92
Rank change year-on-year -26 -27 -22
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,282 2,023 2,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.28% 2.95% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.85% 7.23% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,011 1,542 1,991
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +8.49%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 21,900 27,991 29,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.03% 40.83% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18,276 22,899 23,515
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in London

XML
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for XML in London

XML
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in London over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for XML in London

XML
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the London region over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -56 272 £65,000 +8.33% 59
South London +30 106 £55,000 +15.79% 6
West London -6 71 £48,750 -2.50% 30
North London +3 6 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East London +19 1 £38,500 -14.44% 10
XML
England

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

1 698 (54.45%) SQL
2 518 (40.41%) Java
3 482 (37.60%) Finance
3 482 (37.60%) Agile Software Development
4 474 (36.97%) HTML
5 448 (34.95%) JavaScript
6 427 (33.31%) C#
7 425 (33.15%) SQL Server
8 420 (32.76%) .NET
9 392 (30.58%) Oracle
10 372 (29.02%) JSON
11 284 (22.15%) Web Services
12 279 (21.76%) REST
13 274 (21.37%) CSS
14 260 (20.28%) Microsoft
15 250 (19.50%) Software Engineering
16 248 (19.34%) SOAP
17 207 (16.15%) Workflow
18 195 (15.21%) OO
19 190 (14.82%) ASP.NET
20 186 (14.51%) Degree
21 181 (14.12%) Front Office
22 180 (14.04%) Git (software)
23 178 (13.88%) Fixed Income
24 175 (13.65%) MVC
25 169 (13.18%) Test Automation
26 167 (13.03%) TDD
26 167 (13.03%) Python
27 160 (12.48%) Investment Management
28 158 (12.32%) Windows

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 121 (9.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 91 (7.10%) IIS
3 86 (6.71%) CMS
4 57 (4.45%) Tomcat
5 50 (3.90%) Apache Solr
6 44 (3.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 36 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 36 (2.81%) SharePoint
8 34 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
8 34 (2.65%) WebSphere
9 29 (2.26%) Apache
9 29 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (1.79%) Confluence
11 19 (1.48%) Apache Spark
11 19 (1.48%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.40%) Drupal
13 16 (1.25%) EPiServer
14 13 (1.01%) GeoServer
15 11 (0.86%) Camunda
16 8 (0.62%) Anypoint
Applications
1 26 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.39%) SPSS
5 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.16%) Sketch
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.078%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.078%) Maya
8 1 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.078%) Stata
Business Applications
1 91 (7.10%) Front Arena
1 91 (7.10%) Markit EDM
1 91 (7.10%) thinkFolio
2 58 (4.52%) Magento
3 37 (2.89%) SDL Web 8
4 34 (2.65%) SAP Hybris
5 21 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
7 9 (0.70%) SimCorp Dimension
8 7 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
9 6 (0.47%) FastStats
10 5 (0.39%) Maximo
10 5 (0.39%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.39%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
12 3 (0.23%) Infor SunSystems
13 2 (0.16%) Carpe Diem
13 2 (0.16%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 150 (11.70%) Azure
2 135 (10.53%) AWS
3 98 (7.64%) SaaS
4 49 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (3.51%) Serverless
6 41 (3.20%) Power Platform
7 33 (2.57%) GCP
8 25 (1.95%) GitHub
9 22 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (1.48%) PaaS
11 18 (1.40%) IaaS
11 18 (1.40%) Microsoft Flow
12 17 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
13 14 (1.09%) Office 365
14 12 (0.94%) Azure Data Factory
14 12 (0.94%) iPaaS
14 12 (0.94%) PowerApps
15 11 (0.86%) OpenShift
15 11 (0.86%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 11 (0.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (6.08%) Internet
2 56 (4.37%) HTTP
3 22 (1.72%) WAN
4 20 (1.56%) LAN
5 18 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.09%) FTP
7 13 (1.01%) SSL
8 11 (0.86%) AMQP
8 11 (0.86%) DNS
9 10 (0.78%) FIX Connectivity
10 5 (0.39%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.31%) ATM
11 4 (0.31%) Firewall
11 4 (0.31%) Network Security
11 4 (0.31%) VPN
12 3 (0.23%) DHCP
12 3 (0.23%) SMTP
12 3 (0.23%) SNMP
12 3 (0.23%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.16%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (33.15%) SQL Server
2 131 (10.22%) MySQL
3 108 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 95 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 81 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 73 (5.69%) NoSQL
7 66 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
8 60 (4.68%) RDBMS
9 52 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (3.12%) Oracle Database
11 37 (2.89%) Endeca
12 35 (2.73%) MongoDB
12 35 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 34 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 29 (2.26%) Big Data
16 27 (2.11%) CouchDB
16 27 (2.11%) Power BI
17 25 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
18 23 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 180 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 100 (7.80%) Jenkins
3 94 (7.33%) Visual Studio
4 92 (7.18%) JIRA
5 72 (5.62%) Cucumber
6 70 (5.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 62 (4.84%) JUnit
8 61 (4.76%) Selenium
9 56 (4.37%) Subversion
10 51 (3.98%) NUnit
11 48 (3.74%) SpecFlow
12 44 (3.43%) TeamCity
13 42 (3.28%) Maven
14 39 (3.04%) Eclipse
15 36 (2.81%) Bitbucket Server
16 27 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
17 22 (1.72%) Mockito
17 22 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
18 21 (1.64%) JMeter
19 19 (1.48%) Bitbucket
General
1 482 (37.60%) Finance
2 181 (14.12%) Front Office
3 124 (9.67%) Banking
4 98 (7.64%) Marketing
5 97 (7.57%) Retail
6 84 (6.55%) French Language
7 79 (6.16%) German Language
7 79 (6.16%) Spanish Language
8 77 (6.01%) Italian Language
9 74 (5.77%) Dutch Language
10 29 (2.26%) Back Office
11 27 (2.11%) Games
12 22 (1.72%) Legal
13 20 (1.56%) Publishing
14 17 (1.33%) Investment Banking
14 17 (1.33%) Telecoms
15 16 (1.25%) Public Sector
16 15 (1.17%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.94%) Advertising
18 11 (0.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 590 (46.02%) Developer
2 152 (11.86%) Consultant
3 151 (11.78%) Analyst
4 146 (11.39%) Java Developer
5 108 (8.42%) Senior Developer
6 97 (7.57%) C# Developer
7 92 (7.18%) Software Developer
8 90 (7.02%) Technical Consultant
9 87 (6.79%) .NET Developer
10 85 (6.63%) Architect
11 83 (6.47%) Software Engineer
12 73 (5.69%) Implementation Consultant
13 72 (5.62%) Applications Support
14 64 (4.99%) Support Analyst
15 62 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
16 57 (4.45%) Technical Implementation Consultant
17 54 (4.21%) ServiceNow Developer
18 52 (4.06%) Java Consultant
19 45 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
20 42 (3.28%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (36.97%) HTML
2 420 (32.76%) .NET
3 372 (29.02%) JSON
4 284 (22.15%) Web Services
5 279 (21.76%) REST
6 274 (21.37%) CSS
7 248 (19.34%) SOAP
8 190 (14.82%) ASP.NET
9 155 (12.09%) Spring
10 134 (10.45%) J2EE
11 130 (10.14%) RESTful
12 106 (8.27%) XSLT
13 91 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 89 (6.94%) AngularJS
15 87 (6.79%) jQuery
16 85 (6.63%) Ajax
17 79 (6.16%) XSD
18 76 (5.93%) .NET Framework
19 68 (5.30%) HTML5
20 67 (5.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 178 (13.88%) Fixed Income
2 146 (11.39%) Equities
3 136 (10.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 131 (10.22%) Hedge funds
5 130 (10.14%) Derivative
6 86 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
7 60 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (3.35%) Greenfield Project
9 41 (3.20%) User Experience
10 40 (3.12%) Virtual Team
11 37 (2.89%) Management Information System
12 35 (2.73%) Reinsurance
13 34 (2.65%) iSeries
14 33 (2.57%) AS400
15 25 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
16 23 (1.79%) Social Media
17 19 (1.48%) Algorithms
17 19 (1.48%) SWIFT
18 17 (1.33%) Public Cloud
19 15 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 158 (12.32%) Windows
2 142 (11.08%) Linux
3 141 (11.00%) Unix
4 24 (1.87%) Windows 10
5 18 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 16 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.01%) Solaris
10 12 (0.94%) Android
11 10 (0.78%) CentOS
12 9 (0.70%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.70%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.55%) Fedora
14 5 (0.39%) AIX
15 1 (0.078%) Android TV
15 1 (0.078%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.078%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.078%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (37.60%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (19.50%) Software Engineering
3 207 (16.15%) Workflow
4 195 (15.21%) OO
5 175 (13.65%) MVC
6 169 (13.18%) Test Automation
7 167 (13.03%) TDD
8 160 (12.48%) Investment Management
9 157 (12.25%) Asset Management
10 148 (11.54%) Scrum
11 135 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
12 133 (10.37%) E-Commerce
13 127 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
14 121 (9.44%) BDD
14 121 (9.44%) Business Analysis
15 119 (9.28%) Microservices
16 118 (9.20%) Computer Science
17 117 (9.13%) SDLC
18 113 (8.81%) Web Development
19 112 (8.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 698 (54.45%) SQL
2 518 (40.41%) Java
3 448 (34.95%) JavaScript
4 427 (33.31%) C#
5 167 (13.03%) Python
6 98 (7.64%) T-SQL
7 97 (7.57%) PHP
8 89 (6.94%) PowerShell
9 72 (5.62%) XPath
10 70 (5.46%) Perl
11 57 (4.45%) VB.NET
12 56 (4.37%) VBA
13 53 (4.13%) VB
14 51 (3.98%) Java 8
15 50 (3.90%) PL/SQL
16 33 (2.57%) RPG
17 32 (2.50%) Groovy
17 32 (2.50%) Ruby
18 30 (2.34%) Shell Script
19 29 (2.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 186 (14.51%) Degree
2 61 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.70%) Master's Degree
5 8 (0.62%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.39%) MCP
8 3 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.16%) ISEB
9 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.078%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.078%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.078%) HNC
10 1 (0.078%) PhD
10 1 (0.078%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.078%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.078%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (8.50%) QA
2 24 (1.87%) SLA
3 15 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.86%) GDPR
5 8 (0.62%) ISO 20022
6 6 (0.47%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.47%) ISO 15022
7 4 (0.31%) EMIR
7 4 (0.31%) HL7
7 4 (0.31%) MiFID
8 2 (0.16%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.078%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.078%) NIST
9 1 (0.078%) PSD2
System Software
1 69 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 67 (5.23%) Docker
3 21 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
4 14 (1.09%) vSphere
5 13 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.23%) Varnish
6 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.16%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.078%) HDFS
8 1 (0.078%) KVM
8 1 (0.078%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.078%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (2.26%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.25%) BMC PATROL
3 15 (1.17%) ITRS Geneos
4 10 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
5 9 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (0.62%) Automic
6 8 (0.62%) SCCM
7 7 (0.55%) Ansible
8 6 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.39%) Control-M
9 5 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.39%) WMI
10 3 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
10 3 (0.23%) Nagios
10 3 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.16%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.16%) CA Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.16%) CloudHub
11 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 392 (30.58%) Oracle
2 260 (20.28%) Microsoft
3 103 (8.03%) SimCorp
4 96 (7.49%) Charles River
5 91 (7.10%) Calypso
6 69 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
7 66 (5.15%) ServiceNow
8 58 (4.52%) SAP
9 57 (4.45%) Adobe
10 42 (3.28%) hybris
11 40 (3.12%) Google
12 37 (2.89%) Elastic Path
12 37 (2.89%) IBM
12 37 (2.89%) Interwoven
13 20 (1.56%) MuleSoft
14 19 (1.48%) Atlassian
15 18 (1.40%) Bloomberg
15 18 (1.40%) Red Hat
16 17 (1.33%) Splunk
17 16 (1.25%) WorldPay