Period
to 29 September 2020

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 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 153 122
Rank change year-on-year +10 -31 -29
Permanent jobs citing XML 476 1,258 1,972
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.40% 2.29% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.24% 5.88% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 420 1,019 1,552
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%

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 9,077 21,392 27,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.71% 38.96% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,708 17,803 22,791
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in London

XML
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML in London.

Salary trend for XML in London

XML
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in London over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

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 29 September 2020. 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 +13 82 £72,500 +11.54% 21
West London +62 56 £37,000 -24.10% 17
South London +6 45 £57,500 +4.55% 8
East London +33 4 £45,000 +14.65% 2
North London +30 2 £34,500 -27.37%
XML
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, 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.

1 220 (46.22%) JavaScript
2 214 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (41.60%) .NET
4 189 (39.71%) JSON
5 181 (38.03%) SQL
6 169 (35.50%) SQL Server
7 168 (35.29%) CSS
8 165 (34.66%) HTML
9 150 (31.51%) Azure
10 141 (29.62%) C#
11 135 (28.36%) Java
12 131 (27.52%) Finance
13 105 (22.06%) Web Services
14 102 (21.43%) Python
14 102 (21.43%) AngularJS
15 97 (20.38%) OO
15 97 (20.38%) SOAP
16 88 (18.49%) Microsoft
17 84 (17.65%) DevOps
18 83 (17.44%) Web Development
19 82 (17.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 81 (17.02%) Scrum
21 80 (16.81%) ASP.NET
22 76 (15.97%) Degree
22 76 (15.97%) REST
22 76 (15.97%) AWS
23 75 (15.76%) TDD
24 72 (15.13%) Linux
24 72 (15.13%) Jenkins
25 71 (14.92%) Fintech

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 38 (7.98%) Confluence
2 29 (6.09%) CMS
3 21 (4.41%) IIS
4 12 (2.52%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.52%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.31%) Apache
5 11 (2.31%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.68%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.05%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.05%) GeoServer
9 4 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.63%) Appian
10 3 (0.63%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.42%) JBoss
11 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Fuse
11 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (5.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (6.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.63%) Magento
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.42%) Maximo
5 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.42%) Shopify
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 150 (31.51%) Azure
2 76 (15.97%) AWS
3 51 (10.71%) Power Platform
4 38 (7.98%) GitHub
5 37 (7.77%) Dynamics 365
6 36 (7.56%) SaaS
7 22 (4.62%) Azure Active Directory
8 21 (4.41%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (3.15%) Mavenlink
10 11 (2.31%) Serverless
11 9 (1.89%) PaaS
11 9 (1.89%) Slack
12 8 (1.68%) Azure Functions
12 8 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.05%) Force.com
13 5 (1.05%) IaaS
13 5 (1.05%) Office 365
14 4 (0.84%) Boomi
14 4 (0.84%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.61%) TCP/IP
2 27 (5.67%) HTTP
3 13 (2.73%) DNS
4 11 (2.31%) FTP
5 10 (2.10%) IMAP
5 10 (2.10%) SMTP
6 9 (1.89%) FIX Connectivity
7 7 (1.47%) Firewall
7 7 (1.47%) Internet
8 6 (1.26%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.84%) SSL
9 4 (0.84%) VPN
10 3 (0.63%) Skype
10 3 (0.63%) SSH
11 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.21%) 2G
12 1 (0.21%) 4G
12 1 (0.21%) 5G
12 1 (0.21%) Radio Access Network
12 1 (0.21%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (35.50%) SQL Server
2 82 (17.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 31 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 24 (5.04%) OLAP
7 24 (5.04%) Power BI
8 23 (4.83%) OLTP
9 22 (4.62%) NoSQL
9 22 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (3.78%) RDBMS
12 16 (3.36%) OLAP Cube
13 14 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 12 (2.52%) Hadoop
15 11 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (2.10%) MySQL
16 10 (2.10%) Redis
16 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 72 (15.13%) Jenkins
2 71 (14.92%) Visual Studio
3 63 (13.24%) Git (software)
4 53 (11.13%) JIRA
5 33 (6.93%) Selenium
6 22 (4.62%) Cypress.io
7 18 (3.78%) Maven
8 10 (2.10%) Artifactory
8 10 (2.10%) Gerrit
8 10 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.10%) Visual Studio Code
9 8 (1.68%) ERwin
9 8 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (1.68%) Subversion
9 8 (1.68%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (1.47%) PowerDesigner
11 6 (1.26%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.26%) Gradle
11 6 (1.26%) PowerBuilder
General
1 131 (27.52%) Finance
2 70 (14.71%) Banking
3 28 (5.88%) Private Banking
4 18 (3.78%) Front Office
5 16 (3.36%) Public Sector
6 13 (2.73%) Back Office
6 13 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.89%) Retail
8 9 (1.89%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.68%) Marketing
10 6 (1.26%) Games
11 5 (1.05%) Law
12 4 (0.84%) Publishing
13 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.63%) Legal
14 2 (0.42%) Housing Association
15 1 (0.21%) French Language
15 1 (0.21%) German Language
15 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 233 (48.95%) Developer
2 53 (11.13%) Consultant
3 48 (10.08%) C# Developer
4 47 (9.87%) Architect
5 46 (9.66%) .NET Developer
6 42 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (7.98%) ServiceNow Developer
7 38 (7.98%) SQL Developer
8 35 (7.35%) Senior Developer
9 29 (6.09%) Java Developer
10 27 (5.67%) Software Engineer
11 25 (5.25%) Angular Developer
12 24 (5.04%) Analyst
12 24 (5.04%) Test Engineer
13 22 (4.62%) Integration Engineer
13 22 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
13 22 (4.62%) Technical Leader
14 21 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 21 (4.41%) Software Developer
15 19 (3.99%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (41.60%) .NET
2 189 (39.71%) JSON
3 168 (35.29%) CSS
4 165 (34.66%) HTML
5 105 (22.06%) Web Services
6 102 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 97 (20.38%) SOAP
8 80 (16.81%) ASP.NET
9 76 (15.97%) REST
10 64 (13.45%) RESTful
11 55 (11.55%) .NET Core
12 46 (9.66%) jQuery
13 44 (9.24%) Node.js
14 43 (9.03%) XSD
15 41 (8.61%) .NET Framework
16 40 (8.40%) J2EE
17 39 (8.19%) Ajax
18 38 (7.98%) Spring
19 37 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
19 37 (7.77%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.30%) User Experience
3 22 (4.62%) Data Structures
4 19 (3.99%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.36%) Derivative
5 16 (3.36%) N-Tier
6 15 (3.15%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.15%) Reference Data
7 14 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.52%) Fixed Income
9 9 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.26%) iPhone
11 6 (1.26%) Market Risk
11 6 (1.26%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.05%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (0.84%) Reinsurance
13 4 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (15.13%) Linux
2 47 (9.87%) Unix
3 16 (3.36%) Android
3 16 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (3.15%) CentOS
5 12 (2.52%) Windows
6 8 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.05%) Fedora
8 4 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.42%) AIX
9 2 (0.42%) Android TV
10 1 (0.21%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (20.38%) OO
3 84 (17.65%) DevOps
4 83 (17.44%) Web Development
5 81 (17.02%) Scrum
6 75 (15.76%) TDD
7 71 (14.92%) Fintech
8 67 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
9 60 (12.61%) Microservices
9 60 (12.61%) MVC
10 57 (11.97%) Test Automation
11 54 (11.34%) Software Engineering
12 51 (10.71%) CRM
12 51 (10.71%) OOP
13 49 (10.29%) Data Modelling
14 48 (10.08%) BDD
15 44 (9.24%) Thought Leadership
16 42 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (8.61%) ETL
18 39 (8.19%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 220 (46.22%) JavaScript
2 181 (38.03%) SQL
3 141 (29.62%) C#
4 135 (28.36%) Java
5 102 (21.43%) Python
6 46 (9.66%) PowerShell
7 43 (9.03%) T-SQL
8 29 (6.09%) Ruby
9 18 (3.78%) Shell Script
10 13 (2.73%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.52%) Perl
11 12 (2.52%) R
12 11 (2.31%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.31%) C++
12 11 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 10 (2.10%) Groovy
13 10 (2.10%) Java 8
13 10 (2.10%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.47%) C
14 7 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 76 (15.97%) Degree
2 20 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.10%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.47%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.63%) PhD
8 1 (0.21%) CEH
8 1 (0.21%) CISSP
8 1 (0.21%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.21%) HNC
8 1 (0.21%) HND
8 1 (0.21%) ISEB
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (12.61%) QA
2 11 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.84%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.21%) NCSC
4 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (6.51%) Docker
2 16 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.21%) iptables
4 1 (0.21%) NDS
4 1 (0.21%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (4.41%) Kubernetes
2 15 (3.15%) Ansible
3 13 (2.73%) Terraform
4 10 (2.10%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (1.05%) Puppet
6 4 (0.84%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.63%) Packer
8 2 (0.42%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.42%) Rancher
8 2 (0.42%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.21%) Control-M
9 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 61 (12.82%) Oracle
3 53 (11.13%) ServiceNow
4 32 (6.72%) Atlassian
5 16 (3.36%) Pega
5 16 (3.36%) VMware
6 12 (2.52%) Google
7 11 (2.31%) MuleSoft
7 11 (2.31%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.47%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.26%) IBM
10 5 (1.05%) Tableau
11 4 (0.84%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.84%) Dell
11 4 (0.84%) HP
11 4 (0.84%) Sybase
11 4 (0.84%) Talend
11 4 (0.84%) webMethods
12 3 (0.63%) Informatica