The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 29
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Permanent jobs citing XML 17 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.99% 7.10% 8.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.24% 21.57% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £57,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.85% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 84 51 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 44.44% 32.90% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 29
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Northern Ireland

XML
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for XML in Northern Ireland

XML
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Northern Ireland

XML
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +4 17 £57,000 +52.00%
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for XML.

1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Oracle
3 15 (45.45%) Unix
4 12 (36.36%) Spring
4 12 (36.36%) JSON
5 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (30.30%) Web Services
6 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) Scrum
6 10 (30.30%) JIRA
7 9 (27.27%) Spring MVC
7 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
7 9 (27.27%) TeamCity
7 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 9 (27.27%) RESTful
7 9 (27.27%) GemFire
7 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 9 (27.27%) Virtual Team
7 9 (27.27%) Maven
7 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 9 (27.27%) MVC
7 9 (27.27%) FpML
7 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 9 (27.27%) JMS
7 9 (27.27%) JDBC
8 7 (21.21%) .NET
8 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
8 7 (21.21%) Big Data
8 7 (21.21%) QA

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 9 (27.27%) GemFire
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (12.12%) Apache Spark
4 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Big Data
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
4 4 (12.12%) Cloudera CDH
5 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) JIRA
2 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) Maven
2 9 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 6 (18.18%) JDeveloper
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) E-Business Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) JSON
1 12 (36.36%) Spring
2 10 (30.30%) Web Services
3 9 (27.27%) FpML
3 9 (27.27%) JDBC
3 9 (27.27%) JMS
3 9 (27.27%) RESTful
3 9 (27.27%) Spring MVC
4 7 (21.21%) .NET
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 6 (18.18%) Middleware
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.12%) HTML
6 4 (12.12%) Kafka
7 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 3 (9.09%) REST
7 3 (9.09%) XSLT
8 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
3 9 (27.27%) MVC
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.18%) Change Management
4 6 (18.18%) ERP
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 6 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (18.18%) Workflow
5 4 (12.12%) Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.12%) UML
5 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
6 3 (9.09%) Cyber Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
7 4 (12.12%) Scala
7 4 (12.12%) VB
8 3 (9.09%) C#
9 2 (6.06%) C++
9 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Cloudera
2 4 (12.12%) Datameer
2 4 (12.12%) Tableau
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft