Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 205 161 148
Rank change year-on-year -44 -13 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 918 533 1,221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.79% 2.19% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.10% 5.07% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 603 459 967
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £38,971
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,004 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.47% +11.67% +4.35%
75th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £85,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 22,368 10,516 20,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.50% 43.11% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13,095 9,196 16,924
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -50 125 £60,000 -20.00% 37
West London -68 36 £60,000 +64.50% 11
South London -36 19 £42,500 -22.73% 1
North London -11 7 £47,500 +21.79%
East London -32 6 £42,500 -26.09% 13
XML
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 544 (59.26%) JSON
2 465 (50.65%) SQL
3 443 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
4 365 (39.76%) Java
5 338 (36.82%) JavaScript
6 282 (30.72%) REST
7 269 (29.30%) Finance
8 229 (24.95%) Git (software)
9 228 (24.84%) HTML
10 211 (22.98%) SOAP
11 207 (22.55%) Azure
12 200 (21.79%) Web Services
13 199 (21.68%) DevOps
14 181 (19.72%) Social Skills
15 174 (18.95%) C#
16 171 (18.63%) AWS
17 164 (17.86%) CSS
18 158 (17.21%) Problem-Solving
19 155 (16.88%) Spring
20 154 (16.78%) .NET
21 152 (16.56%) Microservices
22 146 (15.90%) Test Automation
22 146 (15.90%) CI/CD
23 145 (15.80%) Software Engineering
24 143 (15.58%) SQL Server
25 137 (14.92%) Analytics
26 134 (14.60%) Python
27 131 (14.27%) Scrum
28 121 (13.18%) Relational Database
29 120 (13.07%) jQuery

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 51 (5.56%) Confluence
2 41 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (3.38%) CMS
3 31 (3.38%) SAS
4 26 (2.83%) WordPress
5 25 (2.72%) Mule
6 22 (2.40%) Anypoint
6 22 (2.40%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.29%) Mule ESB
8 18 (1.96%) IIS
9 15 (1.63%) Apache Airflow
9 15 (1.63%) Apache Spark
10 14 (1.53%) Jetty
11 13 (1.42%) Apache
11 13 (1.42%) Luigi
12 10 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.98%) SharePoint
14 8 (0.87%) JBoss
14 8 (0.87%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 26 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.22%) SPSS
7 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (1.31%) NetSuite
1 12 (1.31%) Sentinel
2 6 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.44%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 3 (0.33%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.22%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.22%) Magento
6 2 (0.22%) Shopify
6 2 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 207 (22.55%) Azure
2 171 (18.63%) AWS
3 85 (9.26%) GitHub
4 76 (8.28%) Amazon S3
5 65 (7.08%) SaaS
6 62 (6.75%) GCP
7 47 (5.12%) Power Platform
8 35 (3.81%) Azure Data Factory
9 32 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
10 29 (3.16%) Amazon Kinesis
10 29 (3.16%) Collibra
10 29 (3.16%) Serverless
11 25 (2.72%) PaaS
12 20 (2.18%) Snowflake
13 18 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
14 17 (1.85%) Google Analytics
14 17 (1.85%) Slack
15 14 (1.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (1.53%) Azure Logic Apps
16 13 (1.42%) Matillion
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.64%) HTTP
2 24 (2.61%) Firewall
3 22 (2.40%) BGP
3 22 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
3 22 (2.40%) IOS XR
3 22 (2.40%) MPLS
4 15 (1.63%) Broadband
5 12 (1.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (1.31%) SSL
6 9 (0.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (0.87%) FTP
7 8 (0.87%) VPN
8 7 (0.76%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (0.65%) 5G
10 5 (0.54%) Internet
10 5 (0.54%) SSH
11 4 (0.44%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.44%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.33%) DNS
12 3 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 121 (13.18%) Relational Database
3 88 (9.59%) MySQL
4 78 (8.50%) PostgreSQL
5 61 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 59 (6.43%) MongoDB
7 58 (6.32%) Amazon RDS
8 56 (6.10%) NoSQL
9 53 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
10 47 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 44 (4.79%) Power BI
12 41 (4.47%) Metadata
13 40 (4.36%) Tableau
14 36 (3.92%) Amazon Aurora
14 36 (3.92%) RDBMS
15 32 (3.49%) Amazon Athena
16 29 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 29 (3.16%) KNIME
17 19 (2.07%) Data Lake
18 18 (1.96%) Looker
Development Applications
1 229 (24.95%) Git (software)
2 120 (13.07%) JIRA
3 99 (10.78%) Jenkins
4 66 (7.19%) Maven
5 63 (6.86%) Visual Studio
6 50 (5.45%) Bitbucket
7 45 (4.90%) Selenium
8 43 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 34 (3.70%) JUnit
10 33 (3.59%) Cucumber
11 31 (3.38%) TeamCity
12 23 (2.51%) Gradle
12 23 (2.51%) Postman
13 22 (2.40%) Ant
14 21 (2.29%) SpecFlow
15 20 (2.18%) Subversion
16 19 (2.07%) JMeter
16 19 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
17 18 (1.96%) Mockito
18 17 (1.85%) webpack
General
1 269 (29.30%) Finance
2 181 (19.72%) Social Skills
3 108 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (7.73%) Marketing
5 65 (7.08%) Banking
6 40 (4.36%) Games
7 38 (4.14%) Presentation Skills
8 35 (3.81%) Law
9 33 (3.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 31 (3.38%) Publishing
11 29 (3.16%) Advertising
12 20 (2.18%) Telecoms
13 19 (2.07%) Retail
14 17 (1.85%) Public Sector
15 16 (1.74%) Documentation Skills
16 14 (1.53%) Investment Banking
17 13 (1.42%) Legal
18 11 (1.20%) Automotive
19 8 (0.87%) Manufacturing
20 7 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 436 (47.49%) Developer
2 102 (11.11%) Analyst
3 84 (9.15%) Java Developer
4 77 (8.39%) Senior Developer
5 72 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 58 (6.32%) Architect
7 51 (5.56%) Consultant
8 48 (5.23%) Data Engineer
9 41 (4.47%) .NET Developer
9 41 (4.47%) Software Developer
10 35 (3.81%) SQL Analyst
11 33 (3.59%) Java Engineer
11 33 (3.59%) Support Analyst
12 30 (3.27%) Full Stack Developer
13 29 (3.16%) SQL Developer
14 25 (2.72%) Scala Developer
14 25 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
15 23 (2.51%) AWS Developer
16 22 (2.40%) MuleSoft Developer
16 22 (2.40%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 544 (59.26%) JSON
2 282 (30.72%) REST
3 228 (24.84%) HTML
4 211 (22.98%) SOAP
5 200 (21.79%) Web Services
6 164 (17.86%) CSS
7 155 (16.88%) Spring
8 154 (16.78%) .NET
9 120 (13.07%) jQuery
10 114 (12.42%) React
11 108 (11.76%) AngularJS
12 102 (11.11%) XSLT
13 95 (10.35%) Spring Boot
14 90 (9.80%) HTML5
15 75 (8.17%) RESTful
16 66 (7.19%) Middleware
17 64 (6.97%) Node.js
18 57 (6.21%) Ajax
19 56 (6.10%) Kafka
20 54 (5.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.69%) User Experience
2 38 (4.14%) Mobile App
3 34 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (3.05%) Hedge funds
7 25 (2.72%) Data Structures
8 24 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
9 18 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
9 18 (1.96%) Social Media
10 14 (1.53%) Virtual Team
11 13 (1.42%) Data Centre
11 13 (1.42%) Legacy Systems
12 10 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.09%) Reinsurance
13 9 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.98%) Cloud Native
14 8 (0.87%) DTCC
14 8 (0.87%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 113 (12.31%) Linux
2 82 (8.93%) Unix
3 54 (5.88%) Windows
4 14 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.31%) Android
6 11 (1.20%) Mac OS
7 8 (0.87%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.44%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.11%) AIX
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (21.68%) DevOps
3 158 (17.21%) Problem-Solving
4 152 (16.56%) Microservices
5 146 (15.90%) CI/CD
5 146 (15.90%) Test Automation
6 145 (15.80%) Software Engineering
7 137 (14.92%) Analytics
8 131 (14.27%) Scrum
9 118 (12.85%) Data Modelling
10 101 (11.00%) Workflow
11 99 (10.78%) ETL
11 99 (10.78%) SDLC
11 99 (10.78%) TDD
12 96 (10.46%) Fintech
13 92 (10.02%) BDD
14 88 (9.59%) Computer Science
15 80 (8.71%) Full Stack Development
15 80 (8.71%) Mentoring
16 73 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 465 (50.65%) SQL
2 365 (39.76%) Java
3 338 (36.82%) JavaScript
4 174 (18.95%) C#
5 134 (14.60%) Python
6 91 (9.91%) PHP
7 76 (8.28%) T-SQL
8 43 (4.68%) Scala
9 40 (4.36%) TypeScript
10 35 (3.81%) Groovy
11 33 (3.59%) Bash
12 32 (3.49%) Shell Script
13 30 (3.27%) C++
14 26 (2.83%) C
15 25 (2.72%) PowerShell
15 25 (2.72%) XPath
16 23 (2.51%) VBA
17 21 (2.29%) PL/SQL
18 20 (2.18%) Perl
18 20 (2.18%) R
Qualifications
1 110 (11.98%) Degree
2 51 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (1.74%) CCNP
5 15 (1.63%) CCIE
6 11 (1.20%) DBS Check
6 11 (1.20%) GCFA
6 11 (1.20%) GCFE
6 11 (1.20%) GCIA
6 11 (1.20%) GCIH
6 11 (1.20%) SANS
7 9 (0.98%) Security Cleared
8 8 (0.87%) CCIE Data Center
8 8 (0.87%) CCIE Service Provider
9 7 (0.76%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.65%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.65%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (0.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (9.80%) QA
2 29 (3.16%) CDISC
2 29 (3.16%) HL7
3 10 (1.09%) Accessibility
3 10 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.87%) SLA
5 4 (0.44%) MiFID
6 3 (0.33%) GDPR
7 2 (0.22%) GRC
7 2 (0.22%) ISO 15022
7 2 (0.22%) PSD2
7 2 (0.22%) SEPA
7 2 (0.22%) TARGET2
8 1 (0.11%) IFRS
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 104 (11.33%) Docker
2 14 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.33%) NDS
4 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.11%) Varnish
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 71 (7.73%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.42%) Ansible
3 12 (1.31%) Terraform
4 8 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (0.65%) Puppet
6 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.22%) Control-M
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.22%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 2 (0.22%) Plesk
9 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.11%) Grafana
9 1 (0.11%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (0.11%) OpenView
9 1 (0.11%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.11%) PingFederate
9 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.11%) Rancher
9 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 94 (10.24%) Oracle
2 90 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 64 (6.97%) MuleSoft
4 60 (6.54%) Google
5 46 (5.01%) LexisNexis
6 32 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (3.27%) Talend
8 29 (3.16%) Alteryx
9 28 (3.05%) ServiceNow
10 24 (2.61%) Bloomberg
11 23 (2.51%) Cisco
12 22 (2.40%) Palo Alto
13 17 (1.85%) F5
13 17 (1.85%) Murex
14 16 (1.74%) Cognizant
15 15 (1.63%) Adobe
15 15 (1.63%) Fortinet
16 13 (1.42%) Splunk
17 11 (1.20%) Dell
17 11 (1.20%) Jitterbit