Period
to 21 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > North of England
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 46 39
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 1196 1303 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 4.87% 5.29% 5.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.40% 13.63% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1123 1407
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,775 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 10488 9559 11370
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England 42.71% 38.79% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8861 8270 9649
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in the North of England

XML
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for XML in the North of England

XML
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the North of England over the 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in the North of England

XML
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the North of England region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
North West -9 660 £45,000 +12.50% 44
Yorkshire -7 498 £45,000 +5.88% 38
North East -25 38 £42,500 +21.43% 4
XML
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 of England region with a requirement for XML.

1 653 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 600 (50.17%) Web Services
3 551 (46.07%) JavaScript
4 545 (45.57%) SQL
5 531 (44.40%) HTML
6 475 (39.72%) Java
7 469 (39.21%) C#
8 467 (39.05%) .NET
9 449 (37.54%) CSS
10 436 (36.45%) SOAP
11 387 (32.36%) JSON
12 373 (31.19%) SQL Server
13 348 (29.10%) MVC
14 329 (27.51%) jQuery
15 284 (23.75%) ASP.NET
16 263 (21.99%) OO
17 257 (21.49%) Finance
18 246 (20.57%) TDD
19 243 (20.32%) Microsoft
19 243 (20.32%) RESTful
20 235 (19.65%) REST
21 231 (19.31%) Git (software)
22 225 (18.81%) Scrum
23 210 (17.56%) Degree
24 206 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
25 201 (16.81%) Software Engineering
25 201 (16.81%) Oracle
26 195 (16.30%) T-SQL
27 193 (16.14%) Test Automation
28 191 (15.97%) WCF

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 62 (5.18%) Apache
2 59 (4.93%) WebSphere
3 53 (4.43%) IIS
4 50 (4.18%) JBoss
5 47 (3.93%) CMS
6 43 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 35 (2.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 32 (2.68%) WebLogic
9 22 (1.84%) Confluence
9 22 (1.84%) SharePoint
10 20 (1.67%) EPiServer
11 16 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (1.25%) nginx
13 14 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
14 13 (1.09%) NServiceBus
15 9 (0.75%) OpenROAD
15 9 (0.75%) Umbraco
16 8 (0.67%) Drupal
16 8 (0.67%) WordPress
17 6 (0.50%) CICS
Applications
1 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.42%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.084%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.084%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (0.75%) Magento
3 6 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.17%) Maximo
5 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.084%) BASE24
6 1 (0.084%) FastStats
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (0.084%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.084%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.084%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.01%) SaaS
4 9 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
4 9 (0.75%) Amazon S3
4 9 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (0.50%) Office 365
6 5 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.33%) GitHub
8 1 (0.084%) Force.com
8 1 (0.084%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.084%) PaaS
8 1 (0.084%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.084%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 97 (8.11%) HTTP
2 60 (5.02%) FTP
3 22 (1.84%) Internet
3 22 (1.84%) SSL
3 22 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.51%) HTTPS
5 15 (1.25%) Ethernet
5 15 (1.25%) RS-232
6 9 (0.75%) Firewall
7 8 (0.67%) Wireless
8 7 (0.59%) LAN
8 7 (0.59%) SMTP
8 7 (0.59%) WAN
9 6 (0.50%) DNS
9 6 (0.50%) IMAP
9 6 (0.50%) SS7
10 4 (0.33%) Intranet
10 4 (0.33%) Network Security
11 3 (0.25%) DHCP
11 3 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (31.19%) SQL Server
2 157 (13.13%) MySQL
3 76 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 75 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 73 (6.10%) NoSQL
6 72 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (3.51%) RDBMS
7 42 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 40 (3.34%) Oracle Database
10 35 (2.93%) Oracle Reports
11 33 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
13 31 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
13 31 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 29 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 28 (2.34%) Big Data
15 28 (2.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 24 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
17 23 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 231 (19.31%) Git (software)
2 173 (14.46%) Subversion
3 159 (13.29%) Visual Studio
4 105 (8.78%) NUnit
5 104 (8.70%) Jenkins
6 98 (8.19%) Selenium
7 95 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 88 (7.36%) JIRA
9 82 (6.86%) JUnit
10 71 (5.94%) MSTest
11 70 (5.85%) Maven
12 63 (5.27%) Eclipse
13 43 (3.60%) Ant
14 39 (3.26%) Cucumber
15 37 (3.09%) SonarQube
16 34 (2.84%) Oracle APEX
17 31 (2.59%) JMeter
18 28 (2.34%) IntelliJ
19 26 (2.17%) SpecFlow
20 21 (1.76%) ReSharper
General
1 257 (21.49%) Finance
2 68 (5.69%) Banking
3 67 (5.60%) Retail
4 47 (3.93%) Marketing
5 42 (3.51%) Law
6 29 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 28 (2.34%) Games
8 27 (2.26%) Advertising
9 21 (1.76%) Automotive
10 19 (1.59%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.25%) Electronics
12 10 (0.84%) Back Office
12 10 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.75%) French Language
13 9 (0.75%) Local Government
14 8 (0.67%) German Language
14 8 (0.67%) Japanese Language
15 6 (0.50%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.25%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 723 (60.45%) Developer
2 194 (16.22%) Java Developer
3 160 (13.38%) .NET Developer
4 145 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 128 (10.70%) C# Developer
6 115 (9.62%) Software Engineer
7 105 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 98 (8.19%) PHP Developer
8 98 (8.19%) Software Developer
9 95 (7.94%) Analyst
10 62 (5.18%) C# Software Engineer
11 59 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
12 51 (4.26%) .NET Software Engineer
13 47 (3.93%) ASP.NET Developer
14 44 (3.68%) SQL Developer
15 39 (3.26%) Architect
16 37 (3.09%) Oracle Developer
17 35 (2.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 31 (2.59%) Test Analyst
18 31 (2.59%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 600 (50.17%) Web Services
2 531 (44.40%) HTML
3 467 (39.05%) .NET
4 449 (37.54%) CSS
5 436 (36.45%) SOAP
6 387 (32.36%) JSON
7 329 (27.51%) jQuery
8 284 (23.75%) ASP.NET
9 243 (20.32%) RESTful
10 235 (19.65%) REST
11 191 (15.97%) WCF
12 173 (14.46%) HTML5
13 169 (14.13%) .NET Framework
14 165 (13.80%) XSLT
15 158 (13.21%) AngularJS
16 128 (10.70%) Spring
17 122 (10.20%) LINQ
18 117 (9.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 110 (9.20%) Hibernate
20 108 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (7.11%) Computer Science
2 77 (6.44%) iPad
3 72 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (5.77%) User Experience
5 38 (3.18%) Mobile App
6 37 (3.09%) N-Tier
7 34 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
8 26 (2.17%) Data Structures
9 25 (2.09%) Management Information System
10 24 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.84%) Fintech
12 15 (1.25%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 15 (1.25%) Internet of Things
12 15 (1.25%) TRADACOMS
13 14 (1.17%) PMI
14 13 (1.09%) Mainframe
15 10 (0.84%) Streaming Media
16 9 (0.75%) Clustering
16 9 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
17 8 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 159 (13.29%) Windows
2 132 (11.04%) Linux
3 40 (3.34%) Unix
4 32 (2.68%) Mac OS
5 25 (2.09%) Android
5 25 (2.09%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 14 (1.17%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.67%) Solaris
9 7 (0.59%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.50%) AIX
10 6 (0.50%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.33%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.084%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 653 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (29.10%) MVC
3 263 (21.99%) OO
4 246 (20.57%) TDD
5 225 (18.81%) Scrum
6 206 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
7 201 (16.81%) Software Engineering
8 193 (16.14%) Test Automation
9 161 (13.46%) Web Development
10 135 (11.29%) SDLC
11 116 (9.70%) BDD
12 114 (9.53%) OOP
13 113 (9.45%) Unit Testing
14 102 (8.53%) E-Commerce
15 96 (8.03%) UML
16 94 (7.86%) SOA
17 86 (7.19%) MVVM
18 79 (6.61%) RUP
19 73 (6.10%) DevOps
20 70 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 551 (46.07%) JavaScript
2 545 (45.57%) SQL
3 475 (39.72%) Java
4 469 (39.21%) C#
5 195 (16.30%) T-SQL
6 156 (13.04%) PHP
7 109 (9.11%) PL/SQL
8 99 (8.28%) C++
9 58 (4.85%) XPath
10 55 (4.60%) Python
11 46 (3.85%) C
12 45 (3.76%) VB.NET
13 29 (2.42%) Ruby
14 27 (2.26%) PHP 7
15 26 (2.17%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
16 25 (2.09%) VB
17 21 (1.76%) XQuery
18 19 (1.59%) Bash Shell
18 19 (1.59%) XAML
19 18 (1.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 210 (17.56%) Degree
2 54 (4.52%) ISEB
3 50 (4.18%) ISTQB
4 35 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (2.17%) Siebel Certification
6 17 (1.42%) Security Cleared
7 16 (1.34%) PMI Certification
7 16 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (0.75%) DBS Check
11 8 (0.67%) Master's Degree
12 7 (0.59%) OCPJP
13 6 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.50%) MCP
14 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.17%) APMP
15 2 (0.17%) MCAD
15 2 (0.17%) MCPD
15 2 (0.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.85%) QA
2 18 (1.51%) SLA
3 7 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.50%) WAI
4 6 (0.50%) WCAG
5 5 (0.42%) HL7
5 5 (0.42%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.33%) COBIT
7 2 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.17%) GCP
7 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.17%) PMO
8 1 (0.084%) Section 508
System Software
1 16 (1.34%) Docker
2 8 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.25%) Varnish
5 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.084%) Brightmail
6 1 (0.084%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.084%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (3.43%) Puppet
2 12 (1.00%) Salt
3 10 (0.84%) Nagios
3 10 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.75%) Opsview
5 7 (0.59%) Ansible
5 7 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.50%) Kibana
6 6 (0.50%) Terraform
7 4 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (0.25%) SCOM
9 2 (0.17%) Nessus
9 2 (0.17%) Nmap
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.084%) Packer
10 1 (0.084%) SCCM
Vendors
1 243 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 201 (16.81%) Oracle
3 47 (3.93%) SAP
4 44 (3.68%) Zend
5 27 (2.26%) Siebel
6 17 (1.42%) IBM
7 16 (1.34%) Splunk
8 15 (1.25%) Google
9 12 (1.00%) hybris
10 11 (0.92%) HP
11 10 (0.84%) Chordiant
11 10 (0.84%) Cognizant
12 9 (0.75%) Actian
12 9 (0.75%) BEA
13 8 (0.67%) Perforce
14 7 (0.59%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.42%) AppDynamics
15 5 (0.42%) ATG
15 5 (0.42%) MuleSoft
15 5 (0.42%) Sitecore