Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -61 +4 -21
Permanent jobs citing XML 18 64 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.15% 4.79% 5.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.89% 12.38% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 69
North East median annual salary £32,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.13% +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £23,125 £28,050 £25,364
90th Percentile £43,125 £46,500 £43,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%

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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 622 517 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 39.67% 38.70% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 559 448 613
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.11% +2.91%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £56,500 £51,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the North East

XML
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in the North East.

Salary trend for XML in the North East

XML
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the North East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in the North East

XML
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Tyne and Wear -63 8 £40,000 - 3
Durham - 8 £27,000 - 1
Northumberland - 2 £37,500 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for XML.

1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Appium
7 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 4 (22.22%) API Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
7 4 (22.22%) JMeter
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) SOAP
7 4 (22.22%) JUnit
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 4 (22.22%) Selenium
7 4 (22.22%) JSON
7 4 (22.22%) JIRA
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) TestNG

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (16.67%) Confluence
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) JasperReports
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Appium
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) JMeter
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
1 4 (22.22%) TestNG
2 3 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 3 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Applications Support
1 5 (27.78%) Applications Support Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Payments Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Production Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 4 (22.22%) RESTful
3 4 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) MFC
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware
4 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
4 2 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) JDBC
5 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (11.11%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (22.22%) API Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (22.22%) Creative Thinking
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) B2C
4 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) IronPort
4 1 (5.56%) Telerik