Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 126 100
Rank change year-on-year -28 -26 -24
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,224 1,789 2,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.25% 2.66% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.67% 6.51% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1,384 1,850
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,925 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 21,579 27,479 29,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.75% 40.87% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17,995 22,624 23,960
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,538
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -64 245 £65,000 +8.33% 61
South London +15 97 £57,500 +34.82% 8
West London -8 88 £52,500 - 27
East London +21 4 £39,250 -12.78% 11
North London -9 2 £45,000 +9.09%
XML
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 598 (48.86%) SQL
2 514 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
3 454 (37.09%) HTML
4 445 (36.36%) Finance
5 441 (36.03%) JavaScript
6 438 (35.78%) Java
7 383 (31.29%) C#
8 381 (31.13%) JSON
9 367 (29.98%) SQL Server
10 356 (29.08%) .NET
11 343 (28.02%) Oracle
12 292 (23.86%) CSS
13 284 (23.20%) REST
14 269 (21.98%) Web Services
15 267 (21.81%) SOAP
16 257 (21.00%) Microsoft
17 217 (17.73%) Software Engineering
18 216 (17.65%) Git (software)
19 189 (15.44%) OO
20 184 (15.03%) MVC
21 172 (14.05%) ASP.NET
22 170 (13.89%) Degree
23 159 (12.99%) Test Automation
24 152 (12.42%) Workflow
25 151 (12.34%) Spring
25 151 (12.34%) RESTful
26 149 (12.17%) TDD
27 147 (12.01%) Scrum
28 146 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
29 144 (11.76%) Python

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 94 (7.68%) CMS
2 89 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 77 (6.29%) IIS
4 49 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 43 (3.51%) Apache Solr
5 43 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 36 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 35 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (2.70%) WebSphere
9 30 (2.45%) WebLogic
10 28 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
11 26 (2.12%) EPiServer
12 24 (1.96%) Confluence
13 22 (1.80%) SharePoint
14 19 (1.55%) Apache Spark
15 18 (1.47%) Apache
16 16 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
17 13 (1.06%) GeoServer
18 12 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
19 11 (0.90%) Mule
Applications
1 33 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (2.12%) MS Visio
3 16 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.74%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.16%) Sketch
8 1 (0.082%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.082%) Maya
8 1 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.082%) SPSS
8 1 (0.082%) Stata
Business Applications
1 74 (6.05%) Front Arena
1 74 (6.05%) Markit EDM
1 74 (6.05%) thinkFolio
2 59 (4.82%) Magento
3 34 (2.78%) SDL Web 8
4 26 (2.12%) SAP Hybris
5 19 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
7 9 (0.74%) SimCorp Dimension
8 8 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
10 5 (0.41%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
11 4 (0.33%) FastStats
11 4 (0.33%) HFM
11 4 (0.33%) Oracle FAH
11 4 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 2 (0.16%) R3 Corda
13 1 (0.082%) Radian6
13 1 (0.082%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 134 (10.95%) AWS
2 133 (10.87%) Azure
3 75 (6.13%) SaaS
4 59 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (3.43%) GCP
6 39 (3.19%) Power Platform
7 38 (3.10%) Serverless
8 25 (2.04%) GitHub
9 17 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (1.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 16 (1.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 15 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (1.23%) PaaS
12 14 (1.14%) IaaS
13 11 (0.90%) Microsoft Flow
14 9 (0.74%) PowerApps
15 8 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
15 8 (0.65%) Office 365
15 8 (0.65%) Route 53
16 7 (0.57%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 81 (6.62%) Internet
2 69 (5.64%) HTTP
3 18 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.39%) SSL
5 15 (1.23%) LAN
5 15 (1.23%) WAN
6 12 (0.98%) VPN
7 10 (0.82%) FTP
8 9 (0.74%) AMQP
9 8 (0.65%) DNS
9 8 (0.65%) FIX Connectivity
10 7 (0.57%) ATM
10 7 (0.57%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.41%) Network Security
11 5 (0.41%) SMTP
12 4 (0.33%) Firewall
12 4 (0.33%) SMS
12 4 (0.33%) SSH
13 2 (0.16%) Intranet
13 2 (0.16%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (29.98%) SQL Server
2 123 (10.05%) Relational Database
3 98 (8.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (7.60%) MySQL
5 68 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 68 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
6 59 (4.82%) RDBMS
7 48 (3.92%) Oracle Database
8 41 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (3.02%) Big Data
10 36 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 34 (2.78%) Endeca
11 34 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 30 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 29 (2.37%) Power BI
14 23 (1.88%) MongoDB
15 22 (1.80%) Couchbase
16 21 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
17 20 (1.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 216 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 123 (10.05%) Visual Studio
3 101 (8.25%) Jenkins
3 101 (8.25%) JIRA
4 77 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 71 (5.80%) Selenium
6 55 (4.49%) NUnit
7 53 (4.33%) SpecFlow
8 52 (4.25%) JUnit
8 52 (4.25%) Subversion
9 50 (4.08%) Maven
10 44 (3.59%) Cucumber
11 39 (3.19%) Eclipse
11 39 (3.19%) TeamCity
12 31 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
13 22 (1.80%) Bitbucket Server
14 20 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
15 19 (1.55%) WebDriver
16 18 (1.47%) Mockito
17 17 (1.39%) Bitbucket
General
1 445 (36.36%) Finance
2 131 (10.70%) Front Office
3 101 (8.25%) Marketing
4 85 (6.94%) French Language
5 78 (6.37%) Retail
6 77 (6.29%) German Language
6 77 (6.29%) Italian Language
6 77 (6.29%) Spanish Language
7 74 (6.05%) Banking
7 74 (6.05%) Dutch Language
8 34 (2.78%) Back Office
9 25 (2.04%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.96%) Games
10 24 (1.96%) Legal
11 19 (1.55%) Aerospace
12 17 (1.39%) Advertising
12 17 (1.39%) Publishing
13 16 (1.31%) Multimedia
13 16 (1.31%) Public Sector
14 15 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 524 (42.81%) Developer
2 172 (14.05%) Analyst
3 132 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 127 (10.38%) Consultant
5 117 (9.56%) Senior Developer
6 95 (7.76%) Software Engineer
7 77 (6.29%) Architect
8 72 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 68 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
10 65 (5.31%) Applications Support
11 64 (5.23%) .NET Developer
11 64 (5.23%) Software Developer
12 62 (5.07%) Support Analyst
13 59 (4.82%) Implementation Consultant
14 50 (4.08%) Business Analyst
14 50 (4.08%) Technical Implementation Consultant
15 47 (3.84%) C# .NET Developer
16 45 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
17 44 (3.59%) ServiceNow Developer
18 39 (3.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (37.09%) HTML
2 381 (31.13%) JSON
3 356 (29.08%) .NET
4 292 (23.86%) CSS
5 284 (23.20%) REST
6 269 (21.98%) Web Services
7 267 (21.81%) SOAP
8 172 (14.05%) ASP.NET
9 151 (12.34%) RESTful
9 151 (12.34%) Spring
10 141 (11.52%) XSLT
11 110 (8.99%) J2EE
12 108 (8.82%) jQuery
13 102 (8.33%) .NET Framework
14 91 (7.43%) Ajax
14 91 (7.43%) AngularJS
15 88 (7.19%) XSD
16 87 (7.11%) WCF
17 71 (5.80%) HTML5
18 70 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 122 (9.97%) Fixed Income
2 109 (8.91%) Equities
3 90 (7.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 87 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (6.78%) Hedge funds
6 82 (6.70%) Derivative
7 58 (4.74%) User Experience
8 52 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
9 47 (3.84%) Management Information System
10 39 (3.19%) Virtual Team
11 33 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
12 32 (2.61%) AS400
12 32 (2.61%) iSeries
13 30 (2.45%) Reinsurance
14 24 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
15 21 (1.72%) SWIFT
16 19 (1.55%) Social Media
17 18 (1.47%) Public Cloud
18 17 (1.39%) Algorithms
19 16 (1.31%) Anti-Piracy
Operating Systems
1 142 (11.60%) Windows
2 126 (10.29%) Unix
3 119 (9.72%) Linux
4 28 (2.29%) Windows 10
5 23 (1.88%) Android
6 22 (1.80%) Windows 7
7 21 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.39%) CentOS
8 17 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.31%) Windows Server
10 12 (0.98%) Solaris
11 10 (0.82%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.74%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.57%) Fedora
14 6 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.16%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.082%) Android TV
16 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (17.73%) Software Engineering
3 189 (15.44%) OO
4 184 (15.03%) MVC
5 159 (12.99%) Test Automation
6 152 (12.42%) Workflow
7 149 (12.17%) TDD
8 147 (12.01%) Scrum
9 146 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
10 137 (11.19%) Investment Management
11 133 (10.87%) Web Development
12 130 (10.62%) Asset Management
12 130 (10.62%) E-Commerce
13 129 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
14 121 (9.89%) DevOps
15 112 (9.15%) Mentoring
16 111 (9.07%) SDLC
17 109 (8.91%) BDD
18 107 (8.74%) Business Analysis
19 106 (8.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 598 (48.86%) SQL
2 441 (36.03%) JavaScript
3 438 (35.78%) Java
4 383 (31.29%) C#
5 144 (11.76%) Python
6 99 (8.09%) T-SQL
7 90 (7.35%) XPath
8 85 (6.94%) PHP
9 57 (4.66%) VB
10 56 (4.58%) PL/SQL
11 53 (4.33%) Java 8
12 51 (4.17%) PowerShell
13 48 (3.92%) Perl
13 48 (3.92%) VB.NET
14 39 (3.19%) VBA
15 32 (2.61%) RPG
16 31 (2.53%) VB6
17 30 (2.45%) XQuery
18 26 (2.12%) Shell Script
18 26 (2.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 170 (13.89%) Degree
2 74 (6.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.14%) MCP
3 14 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.16%) HNC
6 2 (0.16%) ISEB
6 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.16%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.16%) PhD
6 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.082%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.082%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.082%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.082%) PMP
7 1 (0.082%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.082%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (9.15%) QA
2 28 (2.29%) SLA
3 23 (1.88%) GDPR
4 16 (1.31%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.33%) Def Stans
5 4 (0.33%) HL7
6 3 (0.25%) ISO 20022
6 3 (0.25%) PMO
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 15022
8 1 (0.082%) Basel III
8 1 (0.082%) IFRS
8 1 (0.082%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.082%) MiFID
8 1 (0.082%) PSD2
8 1 (0.082%) RMADS
System Software
1 64 (5.23%) Docker
2 41 (3.35%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.55%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.41%) vSphere
6 2 (0.16%) Cronacle
6 2 (0.16%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.082%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.082%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.082%) Varnish
7 1 (0.082%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (2.29%) Kubernetes
2 20 (1.63%) Automic
2 20 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
3 11 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (0.65%) Rancher
6 7 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (0.57%) Puppet
7 6 (0.49%) Ansible
7 6 (0.49%) BladeLogic
7 6 (0.49%) Control-M
7 6 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.41%) Kibana
8 5 (0.41%) SCCM
8 5 (0.41%) WMI
9 4 (0.33%) Grafana
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.25%) Terraform
11 2 (0.16%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 343 (28.02%) Oracle
2 257 (21.00%) Microsoft
3 91 (7.43%) SimCorp
4 77 (6.29%) Salesforce.com
5 76 (6.21%) Calypso
5 76 (6.21%) Charles River
6 68 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 59 (4.82%) SAP
8 49 (4.00%) Adobe
9 44 (3.59%) Google
10 37 (3.02%) IBM
11 36 (2.94%) hybris
12 34 (2.78%) Elastic Path
12 34 (2.78%) Interwoven
13 26 (2.12%) Red Hat
14 23 (1.88%) MuleSoft
15 20 (1.63%) Bloomberg
15 20 (1.63%) Cadence
15 20 (1.63%) FactSet
16 19 (1.55%) Reuters