Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 133 114
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19 -41
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,222 1,628 2,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.39% 2.58% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.87% 6.35% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1,268 1,686
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £39,200 £35,000 £34,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 20,830 25,628 27,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.70% 40.63% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17,211 21,140 23,165
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £41,750 £38,750 £36,925
90th Percentile £105,000 £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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -37 250 £65,000 +8.33% 54
West London +19 104 £53,750 +7.50% 34
South London +18 87 £57,500 +34.82% 7
East London +11 6 £40,000 -30.43% 5
North London -8 1 £50,000 +25.00%
XML
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 531 (43.45%) SQL
2 512 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
3 486 (39.77%) JavaScript
4 464 (37.97%) HTML
5 426 (34.86%) JSON
6 407 (33.31%) Java
7 393 (32.16%) Finance
8 379 (31.01%) C#
9 339 (27.74%) Web Services
10 338 (27.66%) .NET
11 324 (26.51%) SQL Server
12 323 (26.43%) CSS
12 323 (26.43%) REST
13 300 (24.55%) SOAP
14 294 (24.06%) Oracle
15 266 (21.77%) Git (software)
16 239 (19.56%) Microsoft
17 206 (16.86%) MVC
18 201 (16.45%) Scrum
19 192 (15.71%) RESTful
20 188 (15.38%) OO
21 186 (15.22%) ASP.NET
21 186 (15.22%) Test Automation
22 180 (14.73%) DevOps
23 177 (14.48%) Problem-Solving
24 174 (14.24%) Degree
25 172 (14.08%) XSLT
26 166 (13.58%) Spring
27 158 (12.93%) AWS
28 156 (12.77%) 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 82 (6.71%) CMS
2 53 (4.34%) IIS
3 51 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 42 (3.44%) Tomcat
5 41 (3.36%) WebLogic
6 37 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
6 37 (3.03%) EPiServer
7 36 (2.95%) Apache
7 36 (2.95%) Oracle Workflow
8 32 (2.62%) Oracle Service Bus
9 29 (2.37%) SharePoint
10 25 (2.05%) Apache Solr
10 25 (2.05%) WebSphere
11 24 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 24 (1.96%) Confluence
12 18 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (1.23%) Apache Spark
14 14 (1.15%) GeoServer
15 12 (0.98%) Anypoint
15 12 (0.98%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 42 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (2.21%) MS Visio
3 21 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.33%) Sketch
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.16%) InVision
8 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.082%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.082%) Maya
9 1 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 55 (4.50%) Magento
2 24 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
3 23 (1.88%) SDL Web 8
4 17 (1.39%) SAP Hybris
5 14 (1.15%) Front Arena
5 14 (1.15%) Markit EDM
5 14 (1.15%) thinkFolio
6 13 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.82%) HFM
7 10 (0.82%) Oracle FAH
8 5 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
9 4 (0.33%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 158 (12.93%) AWS
2 154 (12.60%) Azure
3 74 (6.06%) SaaS
4 52 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
5 50 (4.09%) Power Platform
6 38 (3.11%) GitHub
7 32 (2.62%) GCP
8 27 (2.21%) Serverless
9 20 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
10 18 (1.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 18 (1.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 16 (1.31%) IaaS
11 16 (1.31%) PaaS
12 13 (1.06%) AWS CodePipeline
13 12 (0.98%) Office 365
14 11 (0.90%) Microsoft Flow
15 10 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
16 8 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
16 8 (0.65%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 79 (6.46%) HTTP
2 73 (5.97%) Internet
3 23 (1.88%) SSL
4 22 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 22 (1.80%) VPN
5 15 (1.23%) DNS
6 11 (0.90%) Network Security
7 8 (0.65%) Intranet
7 8 (0.65%) LAN
7 8 (0.65%) WAN
8 6 (0.49%) Extranet
8 6 (0.49%) FIX Connectivity
8 6 (0.49%) WebEx
9 5 (0.41%) ATM
9 5 (0.41%) Firewall
9 5 (0.41%) FTP
10 4 (0.33%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.33%) SMS
10 4 (0.33%) SSH
10 4 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 156 (12.77%) Relational Database
3 97 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (6.14%) MySQL
5 63 (5.16%) NoSQL
5 63 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 59 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 58 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 56 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
8 56 (4.58%) RDBMS
9 54 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
10 52 (4.26%) Big Data
11 40 (3.27%) Oracle Database
12 39 (3.19%) Power BI
13 38 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (2.78%) DB2
15 31 (2.54%) Redis
16 24 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
16 24 (1.96%) MongoDB
17 23 (1.88%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 266 (21.77%) Git (software)
2 129 (10.56%) Jenkins
3 124 (10.15%) Visual Studio
4 119 (9.74%) JIRA
5 94 (7.69%) Selenium
6 80 (6.55%) Maven
7 65 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 58 (4.75%) JUnit
8 58 (4.75%) NUnit
9 53 (4.34%) Subversion
10 51 (4.17%) Cucumber
11 48 (3.93%) SpecFlow
12 39 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 38 (3.11%) Eclipse
14 30 (2.45%) TeamCity
15 28 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
16 25 (2.05%) Gradle
16 25 (2.05%) Mockito
17 22 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
18 18 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 393 (32.16%) Finance
2 71 (5.81%) Banking
3 67 (5.48%) Retail
4 64 (5.24%) Marketing
5 60 (4.91%) Front Office
6 35 (2.86%) Back Office
7 31 (2.54%) Investment Banking
8 29 (2.37%) Financial Institution
9 27 (2.21%) French Language
10 25 (2.05%) Legal
11 23 (1.88%) Public Sector
12 17 (1.39%) Multimedia
13 16 (1.31%) German Language
13 16 (1.31%) Italian Language
13 16 (1.31%) Spanish Language
14 15 (1.23%) Games
15 14 (1.15%) Advertising
15 14 (1.15%) Dutch Language
16 13 (1.06%) Telecoms
17 12 (0.98%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 535 (43.78%) Developer
2 173 (14.16%) Analyst
3 126 (10.31%) Senior Developer
4 113 (9.25%) Java Developer
5 96 (7.86%) .NET Developer
6 93 (7.61%) Consultant
7 90 (7.36%) C# Developer
8 87 (7.12%) Architect
9 78 (6.38%) Software Engineer
10 66 (5.40%) Applications Support
10 66 (5.40%) Support Analyst
11 65 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
12 54 (4.42%) Software Developer
13 53 (4.34%) Business Analyst
14 45 (3.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 45 (3.68%) Test Engineer
15 41 (3.36%) ServiceNow Developer
16 37 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
16 37 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
17 35 (2.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (37.97%) HTML
2 426 (34.86%) JSON
3 339 (27.74%) Web Services
4 338 (27.66%) .NET
5 323 (26.43%) CSS
5 323 (26.43%) REST
6 300 (24.55%) SOAP
7 192 (15.71%) RESTful
8 186 (15.22%) ASP.NET
9 172 (14.08%) XSLT
10 166 (13.58%) Spring
11 144 (11.78%) .NET Framework
12 134 (10.97%) jQuery
13 107 (8.76%) AngularJS
14 100 (8.18%) Ajax
15 91 (7.45%) WCF
16 86 (7.04%) HTML5
17 77 (6.30%) J2EE
18 74 (6.06%) Middleware
18 74 (6.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 123 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
3 54 (4.42%) User Experience
4 49 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
5 47 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 38 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 36 (2.95%) Equities
8 35 (2.86%) Virtual Team
9 32 (2.62%) Reinsurance
10 31 (2.54%) Management Information System
11 30 (2.45%) Data Structures
12 29 (2.37%) AS400
12 29 (2.37%) iSeries
13 22 (1.80%) Derivative
14 19 (1.55%) Mobile App
15 17 (1.39%) Hedge funds
16 16 (1.31%) Algorithms
16 16 (1.31%) Public Cloud
16 16 (1.31%) Smartphone
16 16 (1.31%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 140 (11.46%) Linux
2 134 (10.97%) Windows
3 129 (10.56%) Unix
4 34 (2.78%) CentOS
5 29 (2.37%) Android
6 20 (1.64%) Windows 10
7 19 (1.55%) Windows Server
8 18 (1.47%) Fedora
9 15 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.23%) Solaris
9 15 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 14 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.25%) AIX
13 3 (0.25%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.082%) Android TV
14 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (16.86%) MVC
3 201 (16.45%) Scrum
4 188 (15.38%) OO
5 186 (15.22%) Test Automation
6 180 (14.73%) DevOps
7 177 (14.48%) Problem-Solving
8 153 (12.52%) Software Engineering
9 150 (12.27%) TDD
10 146 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
11 132 (10.80%) Web Development
12 125 (10.23%) Mentoring
13 122 (9.98%) Microservices
14 118 (9.66%) Computer Science
14 118 (9.66%) SDLC
15 113 (9.25%) E-Commerce
16 101 (8.27%) BDD
16 101 (8.27%) SOA
17 100 (8.18%) ITIL
18 96 (7.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 531 (43.45%) SQL
2 486 (39.77%) JavaScript
3 407 (33.31%) Java
4 379 (31.01%) C#
5 140 (11.46%) Python
6 109 (8.92%) T-SQL
7 91 (7.45%) PHP
8 88 (7.20%) XPath
9 63 (5.16%) PL/SQL
10 41 (3.36%) VB.NET
10 41 (3.36%) XQuery
11 39 (3.19%) Java 8
12 36 (2.95%) VB
13 35 (2.86%) PowerShell
14 33 (2.70%) VBA
15 29 (2.37%) RPG
16 26 (2.13%) Shell Script
17 23 (1.88%) Apex Code
17 23 (1.88%) C
17 23 (1.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 174 (14.24%) Degree
2 85 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (2.21%) MCP
4 25 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.49%) MCSA
7 6 (0.49%) MCSE
8 4 (0.33%) CEH
8 4 (0.33%) GWAPT
8 4 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.33%) OSCP
9 3 (0.25%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.25%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.16%) HNC
10 2 (0.16%) ISEB
10 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (11.46%) QA
2 31 (2.54%) GDPR
2 31 (2.54%) SLA
3 24 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.57%) PMO
5 4 (0.33%) Def Stans
5 4 (0.33%) EMIR
6 3 (0.25%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (0.25%) NCSC
7 2 (0.16%) HL7
7 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.16%) RMADS
8 1 (0.082%) Basel III
8 1 (0.082%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.082%) IFRS
8 1 (0.082%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.082%) ISO 15022
8 1 (0.082%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 76 (6.22%) Docker
2 20 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
4 9 (0.74%) vSphere
5 4 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.16%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.082%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.082%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.082%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 39 (3.19%) Kubernetes
2 20 (1.64%) Automic
3 19 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
4 14 (1.15%) Rancher
5 12 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
6 11 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
6 11 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.90%) Kibana
7 10 (0.82%) Grafana
8 8 (0.65%) Prometheus
8 8 (0.65%) Puppet
9 7 (0.57%) HP UCMDB
10 6 (0.49%) BladeLogic
10 6 (0.49%) Control-M
11 5 (0.41%) Ansible
11 5 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
12 4 (0.33%) Terraform
13 3 (0.25%) SCCM
13 3 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 294 (24.06%) Oracle
2 239 (19.56%) Microsoft
3 90 (7.36%) ServiceNow
4 80 (6.55%) Salesforce.com
5 47 (3.85%) SAP
6 44 (3.60%) Red Hat
7 35 (2.86%) Google
8 33 (2.70%) Adobe
9 30 (2.45%) MuleSoft
10 25 (2.05%) hybris
11 24 (1.96%) IBM
11 24 (1.96%) SimCorp
12 23 (1.88%) Atlassian
12 23 (1.88%) Elastic Path
12 23 (1.88%) Interwoven
13 20 (1.64%) Cadence
13 20 (1.64%) FactSet
14 18 (1.47%) HP
15 16 (1.31%) Calypso
16 15 (1.23%) Charles River