Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > North East
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 38 38
Rank change year-on-year -28 0 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 34 90 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.97% 6.09% 7.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.71% 15.52% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 75 88
North East median annual salary £38,750 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -4.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,125 £25,406
90th Percentile £54,875 £46,800 £43,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 441 580 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.58% 39.24% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 402 506 686
North East median annual salary £39,813 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.17% - +11.29%
10th Percentile £25,325 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 -24 23 £42,500 +12.14% 1
Durham -10 9 £28,000 -2.61%
Northumberland - 1 £22,500 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, 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 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
3 21 (61.76%) .NET
4 17 (50.00%) C#
5 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
5 16 (47.06%) Windows
6 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 13 (38.24%) Degree
6 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
7 12 (35.29%) SOAP
7 12 (35.29%) HTML
7 12 (35.29%) Java
8 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (32.35%) Splunk
9 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
10 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
10 9 (26.47%) Opsview
11 8 (23.53%) Software Architecture
11 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (23.53%) MVC
11 8 (23.53%) JIRA
11 8 (23.53%) ITIL
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle
11 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 8 (23.53%) B2C
12 7 (20.59%) JSON
12 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
13 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
13 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
13 6 (17.65%) SDLC

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 6 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.94%) Drupal
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) OpenEdge
4 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.94%) SAP MII
1 1 (2.94%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
1 6 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) FTP
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) MS Access
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.71%) Selenium
4 4 (11.76%) JUnit
4 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.82%) Appium
5 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.82%) JMeter
5 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.82%) TestNG
6 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
6 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.88%) Maven
6 2 (5.88%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.94%) jMock
7 1 (2.94%) Mockito
7 1 (2.94%) Rational Rose
7 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Applications Support
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Support Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Production Support Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Payments Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Support Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.82%) DBA
7 3 (8.82%) SQL DBA
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) SOAP
3 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.59%) JSON
5 6 (17.65%) CSS
5 6 (17.65%) Middleware
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (14.71%) RESTful
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.76%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) XSLT
8 3 (8.82%) jQuery
9 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
9 2 (5.88%) Ajax
9 2 (5.88%) HTML5
9 2 (5.88%) REST
9 2 (5.88%) Spring
9 2 (5.88%) XML Messaging
9 2 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
2 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Fintech
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) B2C
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) MVC
2 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (23.53%) Software Architecture
3 6 (17.65%) SDLC
3 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (8.82%) API Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (8.82%) Open Source
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
7 6 (17.65%) Python
7 6 (17.65%) VB
8 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 2 (5.88%) XPath
8 2 (5.88%) XQuery
9 1 (2.94%) ABAP
9 1 (2.94%) C
9 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Opsview
2 6 (17.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Splunk
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) IronPort
5 1 (2.94%) Progress
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Telerik