Period
to 30 May 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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > London
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 135 106
Rank change year-on-year -24 -29 -36
Permanent jobs citing XML 841 1,481 2,182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.25% 2.56% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.43% 6.45% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 757 1,250 1,710
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -3.51%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £89,250 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 15,495 22,953 27,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.41% 39.62% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12,747 19,066 22,786
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +16 179 £57,500 -4.17% 14
South London +1 53 £60,000 +14.29% 1
West London +15 50 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East London +13 7 £45,000 -18.18% 2
North London -12 3 £35,000 -17.65% 2
XML
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 349 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (40.31%) JavaScript
3 327 (38.88%) SQL
4 297 (35.32%) HTML
5 294 (34.96%) JSON
6 254 (30.20%) Finance
7 250 (29.73%) .NET
8 248 (29.49%) Java
8 248 (29.49%) C#
9 238 (28.30%) SQL Server
10 224 (26.63%) Web Services
11 220 (26.16%) CSS
12 204 (24.26%) REST
13 196 (23.31%) SOAP
14 149 (17.72%) Oracle
15 148 (17.60%) Git (software)
16 135 (16.05%) Linux
17 132 (15.70%) Degree
18 129 (15.34%) Python
19 124 (14.74%) RESTful
20 121 (14.39%) MVC
20 121 (14.39%) Scrum
21 118 (14.03%) Azure
22 114 (13.56%) AWS
22 114 (13.56%) DevOps
23 112 (13.32%) AngularJS
24 111 (13.20%) Test Automation
24 111 (13.20%) Computer Science
24 111 (13.20%) TDD
25 110 (13.08%) Relational Database

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 44 (5.23%) CMS
2 43 (5.11%) Apache
3 34 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 29 (3.45%) EPiServer
5 27 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 26 (3.09%) Confluence
7 24 (2.85%) IIS
8 22 (2.62%) WebLogic
9 21 (2.50%) SharePoint
10 18 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (2.14%) Oracle Service Bus
11 17 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
12 15 (1.78%) Apache Spark
12 15 (1.78%) Red Hat Fuse
13 14 (1.66%) MQSeries
14 13 (1.55%) WebSphere
15 11 (1.31%) Drupal
16 9 (1.07%) nginx
17 8 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
18 3 (0.36%) Jetty
Applications
1 34 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.12%) InVision
6 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.12%) Sketch
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (1.43%) Magento
3 11 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.71%) HFM
5 6 (0.71%) Oracle FAH
6 5 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 4 (0.48%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.24%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 118 (14.03%) Azure
2 114 (13.56%) AWS
3 58 (6.90%) SaaS
4 37 (4.40%) GitHub
5 26 (3.09%) Power Platform
6 20 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
7 14 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.66%) IaaS
8 13 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.55%) GCP
9 10 (1.19%) PaaS
10 9 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
11 8 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (0.95%) Amazon GuardDuty
11 8 (0.95%) Office 365
12 5 (0.59%) Power Automate
12 5 (0.59%) Zapier
13 4 (0.48%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 4 (0.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 4 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.30%) HTTP
2 41 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 31 (3.69%) Internet
4 23 (2.73%) DNS
4 23 (2.73%) VPN
5 22 (2.62%) SSL
6 9 (1.07%) FIX Connectivity
7 8 (0.95%) Extranet
8 6 (0.71%) Network Security
9 5 (0.59%) Intranet
10 4 (0.48%) FTP
10 4 (0.48%) SSH
10 4 (0.48%) VoIP
10 4 (0.48%) WebEx
11 3 (0.36%) LAN
11 3 (0.36%) Skype
11 3 (0.36%) WAN
12 2 (0.24%) Firewall
12 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 110 (13.08%) Relational Database
3 63 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 52 (6.18%) MySQL
6 51 (6.06%) MongoDB
7 46 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (5.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (4.52%) RDBMS
11 37 (4.40%) DB2
11 37 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 35 (4.16%) Big Data
13 29 (3.45%) Redis
14 27 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
15 25 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (2.50%) Power BI
17 20 (2.38%) Hadoop
18 18 (2.14%) Snowflake Schema
19 17 (2.02%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 148 (17.60%) Git (software)
2 89 (10.58%) Jenkins
3 77 (9.16%) Visual Studio
4 73 (8.68%) JIRA
5 60 (7.13%) Maven
6 47 (5.59%) Selenium
7 38 (4.52%) JUnit
8 37 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 31 (3.69%) Eclipse
10 30 (3.57%) Cucumber
11 22 (2.62%) Subversion
12 20 (2.38%) Gradle
12 20 (2.38%) Mockito
13 16 (1.90%) TestNG
14 14 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (1.55%) DbUnit
15 13 (1.55%) jMock
15 13 (1.55%) SonarQube
16 12 (1.43%) NUnit
16 12 (1.43%) Zephyr
General
1 254 (30.20%) Finance
2 78 (9.27%) Banking
3 32 (3.80%) Front Office
4 28 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.09%) Financial Institution
6 24 (2.85%) Back Office
7 23 (2.73%) Retail
8 18 (2.14%) Public Sector
9 10 (1.19%) Multimedia
10 8 (0.95%) Publishing
11 7 (0.83%) General Ledger
11 7 (0.83%) Legal
12 5 (0.59%) French Language
12 5 (0.59%) Games
13 4 (0.48%) Marketing
14 3 (0.36%) German Language
14 3 (0.36%) Law
14 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.36%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 412 (48.99%) Developer
2 124 (14.74%) Analyst
3 96 (11.41%) .NET Developer
4 81 (9.63%) C# Developer
5 80 (9.51%) Senior Developer
6 72 (8.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 62 (7.37%) Java Developer
8 53 (6.30%) Consultant
9 52 (6.18%) Support Analyst
10 46 (5.47%) Architect
11 45 (5.35%) ServiceNow Developer
12 42 (4.99%) Software Engineer
13 37 (4.40%) Applications Support
14 36 (4.28%) SQL Analyst
15 35 (4.16%) Software Developer
16 29 (3.45%) SQL Support Analyst
17 27 (3.21%) Test Engineer
18 26 (3.09%) Administrator
19 25 (2.97%) Programmer
20 24 (2.85%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (35.32%) HTML
2 294 (34.96%) JSON
3 250 (29.73%) .NET
4 224 (26.63%) Web Services
5 220 (26.16%) CSS
6 204 (24.26%) REST
7 196 (23.31%) SOAP
8 124 (14.74%) RESTful
9 112 (13.32%) AngularJS
10 109 (12.96%) ASP.NET
11 108 (12.84%) XSLT
12 96 (11.41%) .NET Framework
13 93 (11.06%) Spring
14 77 (9.16%) jQuery
15 76 (9.04%) Ajax
16 54 (6.42%) FIX Protocol
16 54 (6.42%) React
17 53 (6.30%) J2EE
18 50 (5.95%) XSL
19 45 (5.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 100 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.52%) Data Structures
3 36 (4.28%) Reinsurance
4 34 (4.04%) Reference Data
5 33 (3.92%) Fixed Income
5 33 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (3.80%) AS400
6 32 (3.80%) iSeries
7 30 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 27 (3.21%) Management Information System
9 26 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (2.73%) User Experience
11 20 (2.38%) Derivative
12 15 (1.78%) Public Cloud
13 13 (1.55%) N-Tier
14 12 (1.43%) Mobile App
15 11 (1.31%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
15 11 (1.31%) Market Risk
15 11 (1.31%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 135 (16.05%) Linux
2 97 (11.53%) Unix
3 41 (4.88%) Windows
4 23 (2.73%) Android
5 21 (2.50%) CentOS
6 17 (2.02%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.31%) Fedora
9 10 (1.19%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.71%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.59%) Android TV
12 4 (0.48%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.36%) AIX
13 3 (0.36%) Solaris
13 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (14.39%) MVC
2 121 (14.39%) Scrum
3 114 (13.56%) DevOps
4 111 (13.20%) Computer Science
4 111 (13.20%) TDD
4 111 (13.20%) Test Automation
5 108 (12.84%) Software Engineering
6 103 (12.25%) ITIL
7 102 (12.13%) OO
8 97 (11.53%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
10 75 (8.92%) BDD
10 75 (8.92%) Migration
11 71 (8.44%) Microservices
12 69 (8.20%) Web Development
13 65 (7.73%) Data Modelling
14 62 (7.37%) SOA
15 61 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
16 59 (7.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 339 (40.31%) JavaScript
2 327 (38.88%) SQL
3 248 (29.49%) C#
3 248 (29.49%) Java
4 129 (15.34%) Python
5 49 (5.83%) PowerShell
6 47 (5.59%) PHP
7 43 (5.11%) T-SQL
7 43 (5.11%) XPath
8 32 (3.80%) RPG
9 29 (3.45%) Ruby
10 28 (3.33%) PL/SQL
11 26 (3.09%) R
12 23 (2.73%) VBA
13 22 (2.62%) VB.NET
14 21 (2.50%) Bash Shell
15 20 (2.38%) C
15 20 (2.38%) C++
16 17 (2.02%) Java 8
17 16 (1.90%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 132 (15.70%) Degree
2 85 (10.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.66%) Master's Degree
6 12 (1.43%) AWS Certification
6 12 (1.43%) CEH
6 12 (1.43%) GWAPT
6 12 (1.43%) OSCP
7 9 (1.07%) MCP
8 3 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.36%) MCSA
8 3 (0.36%) MCSE
8 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.12%) CCNA
10 1 (0.12%) CCNP
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (11.06%) QA
2 32 (3.80%) Data Quality
3 17 (2.02%) SLA
4 9 (1.07%) GDPR
5 8 (0.95%) Government Security Classifications
5 8 (0.95%) NCSC
6 4 (0.48%) EMIR
6 4 (0.48%) PMO
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (7.02%) Docker
2 15 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.55%) vSphere
4 6 (0.71%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) iptables
6 1 (0.12%) NDS
6 1 (0.12%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 21 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
3 10 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Management
4 9 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.95%) Ansible
5 8 (0.95%) Rancher
5 8 (0.95%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.71%) HP UCMDB
6 6 (0.71%) Puppet
6 6 (0.71%) Terraform
7 5 (0.59%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.48%) Control-M
8 4 (0.48%) Grafana
8 4 (0.48%) Kibana
8 4 (0.48%) Packer
8 4 (0.48%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.24%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 149 (17.72%) Oracle
2 103 (12.25%) ServiceNow
3 96 (11.41%) Microsoft
4 29 (3.45%) Google
5 27 (3.21%) Red Hat
6 21 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (2.02%) Atlassian
7 17 (2.02%) HP
7 17 (2.02%) MuleSoft
7 17 (2.02%) TIBCO
8 15 (1.78%) VMware
9 10 (1.19%) IBM
9 10 (1.19%) Murex
9 10 (1.19%) SAP
10 9 (1.07%) Xamarin
11 7 (0.83%) Cognizant
11 7 (0.83%) Informatica
11 7 (0.83%) Qualtrics
12 6 (0.71%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.59%) Tableau