Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > London
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 110 68
Rank change year-on-year -25 -42 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,508 2,102 2,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.49% 3.00% 4.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.21% 7.51% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,208 1,622 2,397
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,850 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 24,277 28,007 27,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.05% 40.01% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20,134 23,466 23,837
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -41 278 £62,500 +13.64% 5
South London -17 67 £49,000 -2.00% 3
West London -3 63 £47,500 -5.00% 3
North London +29 12 £40,000 -11.11%
East London +3 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
XML
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 854 (56.63%) SQL
2 625 (41.45%) Java
3 613 (40.65%) JavaScript
4 578 (38.33%) HTML
5 573 (38.00%) Finance
6 549 (36.41%) C#
7 530 (35.15%) JSON
8 529 (35.08%) Agile Software Development
9 502 (33.29%) .NET
10 442 (29.31%) Oracle
11 430 (28.51%) SQL Server
12 407 (26.99%) Web Services
13 376 (24.93%) CSS
14 294 (19.50%) Banking
15 293 (19.43%) REST
16 278 (18.44%) Software Engineering
17 269 (17.84%) SOAP
18 258 (17.11%) Degree
19 252 (16.71%) Test Automation
20 251 (16.64%) Git (software)
20 251 (16.64%) Microsoft
21 235 (15.58%) Workflow
22 224 (14.85%) ASP.NET
23 220 (14.59%) Linux
24 217 (14.39%) OO
25 211 (13.99%) Scrum
26 206 (13.66%) Front Office
27 194 (12.86%) MVC
28 193 (12.80%) Spring
29 187 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 160 (10.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 102 (6.76%) IIS
3 63 (4.18%) SharePoint
4 50 (3.32%) CMS
5 48 (3.18%) Tomcat
6 38 (2.52%) WebSphere
7 33 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
8 30 (1.99%) Drupal
8 30 (1.99%) WebLogic
9 28 (1.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 28 (1.86%) Apache
9 28 (1.86%) Apache Solr
10 25 (1.66%) Confluence
11 23 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (1.53%) JBoss
11 23 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.60%) WordPress
13 8 (0.53%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.53%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.53%) GeoServer
Applications
1 49 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.60%) Maple
4 8 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.33%) SPSS
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.13%) Avid Media Composer
7 2 (0.13%) EngageOne
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.066%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.066%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.066%) HipChat
8 1 (0.066%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.066%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 48 (3.18%) Magento
2 44 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (2.32%) Markit EDM
4 34 (2.25%) Front Arena
4 34 (2.25%) thinkFolio
5 32 (2.12%) SAP Hybris
6 21 (1.39%) SDL Web 8
7 14 (0.93%) Visualfiles
8 11 (0.73%) Maximo
8 11 (0.73%) SAP ERP
9 10 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (0.33%) FastStats
12 4 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 4 (0.27%) NetSuite
12 4 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
13 3 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
13 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 2 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
14 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 187 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 116 (7.69%) SaaS
3 104 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (2.59%) GitHub
5 26 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
7 23 (1.53%) Serverless
8 21 (1.39%) Azure Data Factory
9 20 (1.33%) PaaS
10 19 (1.26%) Office 365
11 17 (1.13%) Boomi
12 15 (0.99%) Apigee
13 13 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (0.73%) iPaaS
15 11 (0.73%) OpenShift
16 10 (0.66%) Azure Functions
16 10 (0.66%) IaaS
17 8 (0.53%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.45%) HTTP
2 49 (3.25%) Internet
3 25 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.13%) HTTPS
5 16 (1.06%) SSL
6 15 (0.99%) SSH
7 14 (0.93%) Firewall
8 10 (0.66%) DNS
9 9 (0.60%) WAN
10 8 (0.53%) LAN
11 7 (0.46%) SMS
12 6 (0.40%) DHCP
12 6 (0.40%) FTP
12 6 (0.40%) GoToMeeting
12 6 (0.40%) Skype
13 5 (0.33%) Network Security
14 4 (0.27%) Multicast
14 4 (0.27%) SMTP
14 4 (0.27%) VPN
14 4 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 430 (28.51%) SQL Server
2 142 (9.42%) Relational Database
3 130 (8.62%) MySQL
4 126 (8.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 99 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 87 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
7 77 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
8 55 (3.65%) RDBMS
9 50 (3.32%) NoSQL
10 48 (3.18%) Power BI
11 42 (2.79%) Big Data
11 42 (2.79%) Oracle Database
12 40 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
12 40 (2.65%) MongoDB
13 34 (2.25%) Hadoop
13 34 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 27 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
16 24 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
17 21 (1.39%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 251 (16.64%) Git (software)
2 144 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 111 (7.36%) Cucumber
4 104 (6.90%) JIRA
5 99 (6.56%) JUnit
5 99 (6.56%) Subversion
6 93 (6.17%) Selenium
7 85 (5.64%) Visual Studio
8 83 (5.50%) Maven
9 67 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 66 (4.38%) TeamCity
11 55 (3.65%) Ant
12 54 (3.58%) SpecFlow
13 52 (3.45%) NUnit
14 49 (3.25%) Bitbucket Server
15 44 (2.92%) Eclipse
16 43 (2.85%) Gradle
17 33 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
18 32 (2.12%) Appium
19 28 (1.86%) Calabash
General
1 573 (38.00%) Finance
2 294 (19.50%) Banking
3 206 (13.66%) Front Office
4 124 (8.22%) Retail
5 72 (4.77%) Marketing
6 44 (2.92%) Games
7 31 (2.06%) Investment Banking
8 27 (1.79%) Back Office
9 25 (1.66%) Publishing
10 23 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 16 (1.06%) Advertising
12 14 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.86%) Billing
13 13 (0.86%) Law
13 13 (0.86%) Legal
14 12 (0.80%) French Language
15 10 (0.66%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.66%) Norwegian Language
15 10 (0.66%) Swedish Language
16 6 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 776 (51.46%) Developer
2 197 (13.06%) Java Developer
3 184 (12.20%) Consultant
4 167 (11.07%) C# Developer
5 160 (10.61%) .NET Developer
6 137 (9.08%) Architect
7 130 (8.62%) Software Developer
8 124 (8.22%) Software Engineer
9 112 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
10 108 (7.16%) Senior Developer
11 104 (6.90%) Java Engineer
12 94 (6.23%) SQL Developer
13 87 (5.77%) Implementation Consultant
14 85 (5.64%) Analyst
15 67 (4.44%) C# Software Developer
16 64 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
17 60 (3.98%) .NET Software Developer
17 60 (3.98%) Developer in Test
17 60 (3.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 59 (3.91%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 578 (38.33%) HTML
2 530 (35.15%) JSON
3 502 (33.29%) .NET
4 407 (26.99%) Web Services
5 376 (24.93%) CSS
6 293 (19.43%) REST
7 269 (17.84%) SOAP
8 224 (14.85%) ASP.NET
9 193 (12.80%) Spring
10 166 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API
11 162 (10.74%) J2EE
12 145 (9.62%) AngularJS
13 141 (9.35%) jQuery
14 124 (8.22%) HTML5
15 119 (7.89%) RESTful
15 119 (7.89%) XSLT
16 79 (5.24%) Gherkin
17 72 (4.77%) Ajax
18 70 (4.64%) Node.js
19 68 (4.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 185 (12.27%) Fixed Income
2 172 (11.41%) Hedge funds
3 169 (11.21%) Derivative
4 167 (11.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 159 (10.54%) Equities
6 101 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
7 75 (4.97%) Fintech
8 67 (4.44%) Data Structures
9 49 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
10 44 (2.92%) Algorithms
11 42 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
12 40 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (2.39%) Virtual Team
14 29 (1.92%) Social Media
15 24 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
15 24 (1.59%) User Experience
16 20 (1.33%) Mobile App
17 12 (0.80%) Management Information System
18 8 (0.53%) Reference Data
19 7 (0.46%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 220 (14.59%) Linux
2 177 (11.74%) Windows
3 67 (4.44%) Unix
4 25 (1.66%) Android
4 25 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 13 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.73%) CentOS
8 10 (0.66%) Solaris
9 9 (0.60%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.40%) AIX
10 6 (0.40%) Fedora
11 5 (0.33%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.13%) Debian
14 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.066%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (35.08%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (18.44%) Software Engineering
3 252 (16.71%) Test Automation
4 235 (15.58%) Workflow
5 217 (14.39%) OO
6 211 (13.99%) Scrum
7 194 (12.86%) MVC
8 184 (12.20%) TDD
9 183 (12.14%) SDLC
10 179 (11.87%) Problem-Solving
11 174 (11.54%) Asset Management
12 168 (11.14%) Investment Management
13 166 (11.01%) DevOps
14 164 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
15 160 (10.61%) BDD
16 153 (10.15%) Computer Science
17 143 (9.48%) Project Management
18 142 (9.42%) E-Commerce
19 122 (8.09%) ETL
20 121 (8.02%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 854 (56.63%) SQL
2 625 (41.45%) Java
3 613 (40.65%) JavaScript
4 549 (36.41%) C#
5 158 (10.48%) Python
6 116 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 106 (7.03%) PHP
8 101 (6.70%) PowerShell
9 89 (5.90%) T-SQL
10 71 (4.71%) Perl
11 61 (4.05%) VBA
12 49 (3.25%) C++
13 45 (2.98%) XPath
14 41 (2.72%) Groovy
15 40 (2.65%) VB.NET
16 39 (2.59%) Java 8
17 32 (2.12%) Shell Script
18 30 (1.99%) R
18 30 (1.99%) Scala
19 28 (1.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 258 (17.11%) Degree
2 73 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.26%) Master's Degree
6 14 (0.93%) ISEB
7 13 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
8 12 (0.80%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.53%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.27%) MCP
12 4 (0.27%) MCSE
13 2 (0.13%) CFA
13 2 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.13%) OCP
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.13%) PhD
14 1 (0.066%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (11.74%) QA
2 28 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.06%) ISO 20022
4 11 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.46%) GDPR
6 6 (0.40%) IFRS
6 6 (0.40%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.27%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 15022
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.20%) PMO
8 3 (0.20%) SLA
8 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.13%) EMIR
9 2 (0.13%) MiFID
10 1 (0.066%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.066%) PSD2
10 1 (0.066%) TickIT
System Software
1 76 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 60 (3.98%) Docker
3 11 (0.73%) vSphere
4 10 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.20%) Firmware
6 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.13%) iptables
7 2 (0.13%) NFS
7 2 (0.13%) Varnish
8 1 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.066%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.066%) Gluster
8 1 (0.066%) HDFS
8 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 42 (2.79%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
3 11 (0.73%) SCCM
4 9 (0.60%) Ansible
5 8 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.46%) Control-M
7 6 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
7 6 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.27%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.27%) Nagios
8 4 (0.27%) Nessus
8 4 (0.27%) Puppet
9 3 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.20%) Terraform
10 2 (0.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 2 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 442 (29.31%) Oracle
2 251 (16.64%) Microsoft
3 72 (4.77%) ServiceNow
4 63 (4.18%) Salesforce.com
5 52 (3.45%) SAP
6 40 (2.65%) Red Hat
7 38 (2.52%) hybris
8 35 (2.32%) Adobe
8 35 (2.32%) Charles River
9 34 (2.25%) Calypso
9 34 (2.25%) SimCorp
10 25 (1.66%) IBM
11 22 (1.46%) MuleSoft
12 21 (1.39%) Atlassian
12 21 (1.39%) Elastic Path
12 21 (1.39%) Interwoven
13 20 (1.33%) Google
14 18 (1.19%) New Relic
14 18 (1.19%) TIBCO
15 17 (1.13%) Dell