Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 103 74
Rank change year-on-year -27 -29 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,710 2,304 2,979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.57% 3.12% 4.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.29% 8.01% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,323 1,777 2,536
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +2.22%

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 27,173 28,776 29,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.79% 38.97% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22,431 23,586 26,075
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.69% +7.27%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 -9 423 £60,750 +9.46% 52
West London +65 114 £52,500 +16.67% 41
South London -6 75 £42,650 -14.70% 8
East London -22 10 £45,000 -16.28% 9
North London -1 9 £37,500 -37.50% 4
XML
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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.

1 879 (51.40%) SQL
2 783 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
3 758 (44.33%) HTML
4 752 (43.98%) JavaScript
5 715 (41.81%) Java
6 630 (36.84%) Finance
7 597 (34.91%) JSON
8 584 (34.15%) Web Services
9 552 (32.28%) C#
10 540 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 524 (30.64%) .NET
12 516 (30.18%) CSS
13 413 (24.15%) Oracle
14 412 (24.09%) SOAP
15 386 (22.57%) REST
16 323 (18.89%) Git (software)
17 301 (17.60%) Degree
17 301 (17.60%) Microsoft
18 280 (16.37%) OO
19 278 (16.26%) TDD
20 261 (15.26%) MVC
20 261 (15.26%) Test Automation
21 249 (14.56%) AngularJS
22 248 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
22 248 (14.50%) Spring
23 244 (14.27%) Linux
24 233 (13.63%) Scrum
25 219 (12.81%) HTML5
26 216 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
26 216 (12.63%) 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
1 142 (8.30%) IIS
2 88 (5.15%) CMS
3 69 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 69 (4.04%) WebSphere
4 59 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 58 (3.39%) Apache
6 49 (2.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 38 (2.22%) Drupal
8 36 (2.11%) JBoss
9 35 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
9 35 (2.05%) WebLogic
10 33 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
11 31 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
12 27 (1.58%) Confluence
13 25 (1.46%) Apache Solr
14 23 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 21 (1.23%) Apache Spark
16 20 (1.17%) SAS
16 20 (1.17%) WordPress
17 13 (0.76%) MQSeries
Applications
1 82 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.12%) Avid Media Composer
7 2 (0.12%) XMetaL
8 1 (0.058%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.058%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.058%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.058%) HipChat
8 1 (0.058%) Maple
8 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.058%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 55 (3.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (2.46%) Magento
3 30 (1.75%) Markit EDM
3 30 (1.75%) thinkFolio
4 29 (1.70%) Front Arena
5 25 (1.46%) SAP Hybris
6 16 (0.94%) SDL Web 8
7 11 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.53%) NetSuite
9 8 (0.47%) FastStats
10 7 (0.41%) SAP ERP
11 6 (0.35%) Epicor Tropos
11 6 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (0.35%) Retail-J
12 5 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (0.23%) Temenos T24
13 4 (0.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 216 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 153 (8.95%) Amazon AWS
3 122 (7.13%) SaaS
4 48 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (2.40%) GitHub
6 27 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
6 27 (1.58%) OpenShift
7 22 (1.29%) npm
8 20 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (1.17%) Azure Data Factory
9 16 (0.94%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.88%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 12 (0.70%) DigitalOcean
11 12 (0.70%) Serverless
12 11 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
12 11 (0.64%) PaaS
13 10 (0.58%) Boomi
13 10 (0.58%) Google Play
13 10 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 8 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 87 (5.09%) HTTP
2 56 (3.27%) Internet
3 29 (1.70%) FTP
4 28 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 22 (1.29%) SSH
6 21 (1.23%) Firewall
7 12 (0.70%) SSL
8 10 (0.58%) DNS
9 7 (0.41%) VLAN
9 7 (0.41%) Wireless
10 6 (0.35%) ATM
10 6 (0.35%) SAN
10 6 (0.35%) VPN
11 5 (0.29%) Intranet
11 5 (0.29%) WebEx
12 4 (0.23%) AMQP
12 4 (0.23%) Extranet
12 4 (0.23%) WLAN
13 3 (0.18%) SMS
13 3 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 540 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 216 (12.63%) Relational Database
3 177 (10.35%) MySQL
4 137 (8.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 124 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
6 98 (5.73%) RDBMS
7 96 (5.61%) NoSQL
7 96 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 92 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
9 79 (4.62%) Big Data
10 76 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 71 (4.15%) MongoDB
12 60 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
13 58 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 49 (2.87%) Oracle Database
15 41 (2.40%) Power BI
16 39 (2.28%) Hadoop
17 35 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 30 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
19 24 (1.40%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 323 (18.89%) Git (software)
2 164 (9.59%) Jenkins
3 131 (7.66%) Maven
4 123 (7.19%) JUnit
5 113 (6.61%) Selenium
6 106 (6.20%) Cucumber
7 105 (6.14%) Visual Studio
8 102 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 98 (5.73%) JIRA
10 89 (5.20%) Subversion
11 74 (4.33%) TeamCity
12 73 (4.27%) Eclipse
13 54 (3.16%) NUnit
14 51 (2.98%) SpecFlow
15 41 (2.40%) Ant
16 40 (2.34%) Gradle
17 36 (2.11%) Appium
18 35 (2.05%) JMeter
19 33 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 30 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 630 (36.84%) Finance
2 184 (10.76%) Banking
3 134 (7.84%) Retail
4 104 (6.08%) Marketing
5 76 (4.44%) Front Office
6 60 (3.51%) Games
7 43 (2.51%) Financial Institution
8 42 (2.46%) Advertising
9 40 (2.34%) Law
10 39 (2.28%) Investment Banking
11 35 (2.05%) Publishing
12 32 (1.87%) Back Office
13 26 (1.52%) Manufacturing
14 25 (1.46%) Legal
15 23 (1.35%) Telecoms
16 11 (0.64%) Billing
16 11 (0.64%) French Language
17 9 (0.53%) Electronics
18 8 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.35%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 876 (51.23%) Developer
2 192 (11.23%) Java Developer
3 171 (10.00%) Architect
4 168 (9.82%) Analyst
5 152 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 145 (8.48%) C# Developer
7 142 (8.30%) Consultant
8 126 (7.37%) Senior Developer
9 103 (6.02%) Software Developer
10 98 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 89 (5.20%) SQL Developer
12 68 (3.98%) Java Engineer
13 67 (3.92%) Software Engineer
14 61 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
15 56 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
15 56 (3.27%) Technical Consultant
16 54 (3.16%) Developer in Test
17 51 (2.98%) Applications Support
17 51 (2.98%) JavaScript Developer
18 49 (2.87%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 758 (44.33%) HTML
2 597 (34.91%) JSON
3 584 (34.15%) Web Services
4 524 (30.64%) .NET
5 516 (30.18%) CSS
6 412 (24.09%) SOAP
7 386 (22.57%) REST
8 249 (14.56%) AngularJS
9 248 (14.50%) Spring
10 219 (12.81%) HTML5
11 205 (11.99%) jQuery
12 203 (11.87%) ASP.NET
13 200 (11.70%) RESTful
14 163 (9.53%) XSLT
15 124 (7.25%) CSS3
15 124 (7.25%) XSD
16 121 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 112 (6.55%) J2EE
18 95 (5.56%) Ajax
19 86 (5.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 145 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (6.49%) Fintech
3 94 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 80 (4.68%) Self-Motivation
5 63 (3.68%) User Experience
6 58 (3.39%) Fixed Income
6 58 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 54 (3.16%) Data Structures
8 51 (2.98%) Virtual Team
9 50 (2.92%) Hedge funds
10 49 (2.87%) Equities
11 39 (2.28%) Derivative
11 39 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
12 38 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 38 (2.22%) Mobile App
13 30 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
14 21 (1.23%) DataPower
15 20 (1.17%) Credit Risk
16 18 (1.05%) Market Risk
17 17 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 244 (14.27%) Linux
2 184 (10.76%) Windows
3 132 (7.72%) Unix
4 55 (3.22%) Solaris
5 39 (2.28%) Android
6 38 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 33 (1.93%) AIX
8 26 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 26 (1.52%) HPUX
9 20 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 15 (0.88%) CentOS
11 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.53%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.47%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.23%) Debian
15 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 783 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (16.37%) OO
3 278 (16.26%) TDD
4 261 (15.26%) MVC
4 261 (15.26%) Test Automation
5 248 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
6 233 (13.63%) Scrum
7 202 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
8 195 (11.40%) BDD
8 195 (11.40%) SDLC
9 176 (10.29%) ETL
10 164 (9.59%) Project Management
11 149 (8.71%) Microservices
12 145 (8.48%) Web Development
13 138 (8.07%) Software Engineering
14 137 (8.01%) DevOps
15 135 (7.89%) Open Source
16 130 (7.60%) Computer Science
17 124 (7.25%) CRM
18 121 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 879 (51.40%) SQL
2 752 (43.98%) JavaScript
3 715 (41.81%) Java
4 552 (32.28%) C#
5 191 (11.17%) Python
6 147 (8.60%) PHP
7 137 (8.01%) T-SQL
8 105 (6.14%) PL/SQL
9 91 (5.32%) PowerShell
10 75 (4.39%) Perl
11 74 (4.33%) VBA
12 64 (3.74%) C++
13 57 (3.33%) XPath
14 52 (3.04%) Shell Script
15 51 (2.98%) VB.NET
16 42 (2.46%) C
16 42 (2.46%) VB
17 36 (2.11%) Bash Shell
17 36 (2.11%) R
18 32 (1.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 301 (17.60%) Degree
2 91 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.64%) MCSE
8 10 (0.58%) ISEB
8 10 (0.58%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.53%) CCNA
9 9 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.47%) MCSA
11 5 (0.29%) MCP
12 4 (0.23%) CFA
12 4 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.23%) MOS
12 4 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (11.05%) QA
2 51 (2.98%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.53%) SLA
4 8 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.41%) IFRS
5 7 (0.41%) IFRS 9
6 6 (0.35%) HL7
6 6 (0.35%) ISO 20022
6 6 (0.35%) PMO
7 5 (0.29%) WCAG
8 4 (0.23%) GDPR
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.058%) FATCA
10 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.058%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.058%) PSD2
System Software
1 78 (4.56%) Docker
2 66 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.35%) vSphere
5 5 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (0.23%) iptables
6 4 (0.23%) KVM
6 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (0.23%) NFS
6 4 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.12%) Firmware
8 2 (0.12%) Xen
9 1 (0.058%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.058%) Varnish
9 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.058%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 63 (3.68%) Kubernetes
2 31 (1.81%) Docker Swarm
3 21 (1.23%) Ansible
4 17 (0.99%) Terraform
5 11 (0.64%) Control-M
5 11 (0.64%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 10 (0.58%) Automic
6 10 (0.58%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
7 8 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.41%) HP ALM
8 7 (0.41%) SCCM
9 6 (0.35%) Nagios
9 6 (0.35%) Puppet
9 6 (0.35%) SCOM
10 5 (0.29%) HP UCMDB
10 5 (0.29%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.23%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.23%) logstash
11 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 413 (24.15%) Oracle
2 301 (17.60%) Microsoft
3 78 (4.56%) ServiceNow
4 70 (4.09%) SAP
5 60 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 56 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
7 53 (3.10%) hybris
8 48 (2.81%) Informatica
9 45 (2.63%) Adobe
10 43 (2.51%) IBM
11 35 (2.05%) Google
12 32 (1.87%) Charles River
13 30 (1.75%) SimCorp
14 29 (1.70%) Calypso
15 26 (1.52%) Tableau
16 25 (1.46%) TIBCO
17 24 (1.40%) Rakuten
18 22 (1.29%) Xamarin
19 21 (1.23%) Atlassian
20 18 (1.05%) HP