Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 95 74
Rank change year-on-year -24 -21 -17
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,937 2,530 3,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.85% 3.39% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.95% 8.69% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,498 1,901 2,635
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 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 27,854 29,116 31,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.96% 39.07% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22,797 23,551 27,335
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -13 476 £60,000 +4.35% 53
West London +63 117 £52,500 +16.67% 50
South London -16 68 £42,650 -12.51% 9
East London -42 14 £40,000 -25.58% 4
North London -9 7 £45,000 -18.18% 5
XML
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 991 (51.16%) SQL
2 881 (45.48%) Agile Software Development
3 857 (44.24%) JavaScript
4 849 (43.83%) Java
5 830 (42.85%) HTML
6 720 (37.17%) Finance
7 640 (33.04%) JSON
8 618 (31.91%) Web Services
9 615 (31.75%) C#
10 584 (30.15%) .NET
11 564 (29.12%) SQL Server
12 562 (29.01%) CSS
13 435 (22.46%) Oracle
14 433 (22.35%) SOAP
15 420 (21.68%) REST
16 374 (19.31%) Git (software)
17 352 (18.17%) Microsoft
18 346 (17.86%) Degree
19 316 (16.31%) OO
20 308 (15.90%) TDD
21 302 (15.59%) MVC
22 293 (15.13%) Test Automation
23 272 (14.04%) Linux
24 266 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
25 257 (13.27%) Spring
26 255 (13.16%) AngularJS
27 244 (12.60%) Python
28 242 (12.49%) Windows
28 242 (12.49%) Relational Database
29 241 (12.44%) SDLC

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
1 182 (9.40%) IIS
2 96 (4.96%) WebSphere
3 87 (4.49%) CMS
4 86 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 75 (3.87%) Apache
6 74 (3.82%) Tomcat
7 56 (2.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 44 (2.27%) JBoss
9 43 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
10 41 (2.12%) WebLogic
11 34 (1.76%) Drupal
12 29 (1.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 27 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
13 27 (1.39%) WordPress
14 26 (1.34%) Confluence
15 25 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
15 25 (1.29%) SAS
15 25 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
16 22 (1.14%) Apache Spark
17 18 (0.93%) MQSeries
Applications
1 93 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.052%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.052%) Avid Media Composer
9 1 (0.052%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.052%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 53 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.65%) Magento
3 31 (1.60%) thinkFolio
4 26 (1.34%) Front Arena
4 26 (1.34%) Markit EDM
5 21 (1.08%) SAP Hybris
6 12 (0.62%) SDL Web 8
7 9 (0.46%) NetSuite
8 8 (0.41%) FastStats
9 7 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (0.31%) Epicor Tropos
10 6 (0.31%) Retail-J
11 5 (0.26%) LatentZero
11 5 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (0.26%) SAP ERP
11 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (0.21%) MetaTrader
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 219 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 161 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
3 115 (5.94%) SaaS
4 48 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (2.22%) GitHub
6 24 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
6 24 (1.24%) OpenShift
7 20 (1.03%) npm
7 20 (1.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 20 (1.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 19 (0.98%) Office 365
9 15 (0.77%) Amazon S3
9 15 (0.77%) Azure Data Factory
9 15 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (0.77%) Google Play
10 13 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
11 12 (0.62%) PaaS
12 11 (0.57%) Firebase
13 9 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.14%) HTTP
2 55 (2.84%) Internet
3 41 (2.12%) FTP
4 28 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 26 (1.34%) Firewall
6 22 (1.14%) SSL
7 18 (0.93%) DNS
8 17 (0.88%) SSH
9 16 (0.83%) SMS
10 13 (0.67%) WebEx
11 9 (0.46%) AMQP
11 9 (0.46%) Wireless
12 8 (0.41%) VLAN
13 7 (0.36%) Kerberos
13 7 (0.36%) SAN
13 7 (0.36%) VPN
13 7 (0.36%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.31%) Intranet
15 5 (0.26%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 564 (29.12%) SQL Server
2 242 (12.49%) Relational Database
3 186 (9.60%) MySQL
4 134 (6.92%) NoSQL
5 127 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
6 121 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 107 (5.52%) Big Data
8 89 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 85 (4.39%) RDBMS
10 83 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 73 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 71 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
13 68 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
14 64 (3.30%) MongoDB
15 54 (2.79%) Oracle Database
16 39 (2.01%) Hadoop
17 37 (1.91%) Couchbase
18 29 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 28 (1.45%) Power BI
20 22 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 374 (19.31%) Git (software)
2 159 (8.21%) Jenkins
3 146 (7.54%) Maven
4 125 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 115 (5.94%) JUnit
5 115 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 106 (5.47%) JIRA
7 102 (5.27%) Selenium
8 101 (5.21%) Subversion
9 99 (5.11%) Cucumber
10 96 (4.96%) Eclipse
11 70 (3.61%) TeamCity
12 54 (2.79%) NUnit
13 50 (2.58%) SpecFlow
14 49 (2.53%) Gradle
15 45 (2.32%) Ant
16 40 (2.07%) Appium
17 37 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (1.55%) Bitbucket
19 29 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 720 (37.17%) Finance
2 235 (12.13%) Banking
3 125 (6.45%) Retail
4 121 (6.25%) Marketing
5 94 (4.85%) Front Office
6 70 (3.61%) Games
6 70 (3.61%) Investment Banking
7 66 (3.41%) Advertising
8 44 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 40 (2.07%) Law
10 34 (1.76%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.50%) Legal
12 27 (1.39%) Manufacturing
12 27 (1.39%) Publishing
13 21 (1.08%) Back Office
14 14 (0.72%) French Language
15 9 (0.46%) Electronics
15 9 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.36%) German Language
17 6 (0.31%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 973 (50.23%) Developer
2 231 (11.93%) Java Developer
3 218 (11.25%) Analyst
4 200 (10.33%) Architect
5 161 (8.31%) .NET Developer
6 157 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 157 (8.11%) Consultant
7 140 (7.23%) Senior Developer
8 128 (6.61%) Software Developer
9 99 (5.11%) SQL Developer
10 98 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 70 (3.61%) Java Engineer
11 70 (3.61%) Software Engineer
12 67 (3.46%) Junior
13 65 (3.36%) Support Engineer
14 63 (3.25%) Applications Support
14 63 (3.25%) Senior Java Developer
15 59 (3.05%) Implementation Consultant
16 57 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
17 56 (2.89%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 830 (42.85%) HTML
2 640 (33.04%) JSON
3 618 (31.91%) Web Services
4 584 (30.15%) .NET
5 562 (29.01%) CSS
6 433 (22.35%) SOAP
7 420 (21.68%) REST
8 257 (13.27%) Spring
9 255 (13.16%) AngularJS
10 236 (12.18%) HTML5
11 206 (10.64%) ASP.NET
12 205 (10.58%) jQuery
13 203 (10.48%) RESTful
14 188 (9.71%) XSLT
15 146 (7.54%) J2EE
16 136 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
17 133 (6.87%) CSS3
18 131 (6.76%) XSD
19 101 (5.21%) React
20 100 (5.16%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 173 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (7.90%) Computer Science
3 141 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
4 139 (7.18%) Fintech
5 92 (4.75%) User Experience
6 72 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
7 70 (3.61%) Fixed Income
8 66 (3.41%) Management Information System
9 60 (3.10%) Equities
9 60 (3.10%) Mobile App
10 54 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
11 51 (2.63%) Hedge funds
12 46 (2.37%) Virtual Team
13 41 (2.12%) Data Structures
13 41 (2.12%) Derivative
14 33 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 27 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
16 25 (1.29%) Credit Risk
17 24 (1.24%) Public Cloud
18 22 (1.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 272 (14.04%) Linux
2 242 (12.49%) Windows
3 182 (9.40%) Unix
4 64 (3.30%) Solaris
5 56 (2.89%) AIX
6 55 (2.84%) Android
7 47 (2.43%) Apple iOS
8 46 (2.37%) Windows Server
9 41 (2.12%) HPUX
10 19 (0.98%) Mac OS X
11 17 (0.88%) Ubuntu
12 16 (0.83%) CentOS
12 16 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.21%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.15%) Debian
17 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 881 (45.48%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (16.31%) OO
3 308 (15.90%) TDD
4 302 (15.59%) MVC
5 293 (15.13%) Test Automation
6 266 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
7 241 (12.44%) SDLC
8 234 (12.08%) Scrum
9 216 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
10 188 (9.71%) Project Management
11 173 (8.93%) Software Engineering
12 171 (8.83%) BDD
13 165 (8.52%) ETL
14 158 (8.16%) DevOps
15 155 (8.00%) Web Development
16 149 (7.69%) SOA
17 147 (7.59%) Open Source
18 142 (7.33%) Microservices
19 126 (6.50%) OOP
20 124 (6.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 991 (51.16%) SQL
2 857 (44.24%) JavaScript
3 849 (43.83%) Java
4 615 (31.75%) C#
5 244 (12.60%) Python
6 178 (9.19%) PHP
7 153 (7.90%) T-SQL
8 134 (6.92%) PL/SQL
9 127 (6.56%) PowerShell
10 94 (4.85%) Perl
11 86 (4.44%) Shell Script
12 81 (4.18%) VBA
13 58 (2.99%) C++
14 52 (2.68%) XPath
15 46 (2.37%) C
16 45 (2.32%) VB
17 42 (2.17%) VB.NET
18 35 (1.81%) Ruby
19 33 (1.70%) Bash Shell
20 32 (1.65%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 346 (17.86%) Degree
2 108 (5.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 19 (0.98%) DV Cleared
6 19 (0.98%) MCSE
7 18 (0.93%) MCSA
8 16 (0.83%) MCP
9 10 (0.52%) ISEB
10 9 (0.46%) CCNA
10 9 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.41%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.21%) CISSP
12 4 (0.21%) MOS
13 3 (0.15%) MBA
13 3 (0.15%) PMP
13 3 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (10.43%) QA
2 51 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.62%) SLA
4 8 (0.41%) WCAG
5 7 (0.36%) HL7
6 4 (0.21%) GDPR
6 4 (0.21%) PMO
7 3 (0.15%) FATCA
7 3 (0.15%) ISO 20022
7 3 (0.15%) MiFID
8 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.052%) DICOM
9 1 (0.052%) IFRS
9 1 (0.052%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.052%) OASIS TOSCA
9 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.052%) PSD2
System Software
1 92 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 81 (4.18%) Docker
3 14 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.21%) KVM
8 3 (0.15%) iptables
8 3 (0.15%) NFS
9 2 (0.10%) GridGain
9 2 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.10%) vSphere
9 2 (0.10%) Xen
10 1 (0.052%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.052%) LXC
10 1 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.052%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 51 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 24 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
3 21 (1.08%) Ansible
4 20 (1.03%) Terraform
5 14 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.67%) HP UCMDB
7 12 (0.62%) Automic
7 12 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (0.62%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
8 11 (0.57%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 10 (0.52%) logstash
10 8 (0.41%) Puppet
10 8 (0.41%) Tivoli
11 7 (0.36%) Kibana
12 6 (0.31%) Control-M
12 6 (0.31%) Nagios
12 6 (0.31%) SCOM
13 5 (0.26%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.26%) SCCM
13 5 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 435 (22.46%) Oracle
2 352 (18.17%) Microsoft
3 99 (5.11%) ServiceNow
4 78 (4.03%) IBM
4 78 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
5 62 (3.20%) SAP
6 56 (2.89%) Adobe
7 55 (2.84%) Google
8 53 (2.74%) Red Hat
9 44 (2.27%) hybris
10 41 (2.12%) Tableau
10 41 (2.12%) TIBCO
11 38 (1.96%) Informatica
12 34 (1.76%) Charles River
13 31 (1.60%) SimCorp
14 28 (1.45%) HP
15 27 (1.39%) Calypso
16 26 (1.34%) Atlassian
17 20 (1.03%) Rakuten
18 17 (0.88%) Splunk