Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 21 17
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4 +14
Permanent jobs citing XML 32 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.90% 7.59% 12.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.61% 21.05% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 21
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £47,000 £43,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 219 133 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 47.20% 36.04% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 142 113 69
Northern Ireland median annual salary £38,250 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £13,375 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 6 months to 16 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
County Antrim -17 32 £45,000 +25.00% 5
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 16 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) Workflow
2 19 (59.38%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) PL/SQL
3 18 (56.25%) Oracle
3 18 (56.25%) Oracle Forms
3 18 (56.25%) Oracle Reports
4 17 (53.13%) Unix
5 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle Workflow
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (46.88%) ERP
6 15 (46.88%) JDeveloper
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle APEX
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 15 (46.88%) Translating Business Requirements
7 12 (37.50%) HTML
7 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 11 (34.38%) C
9 10 (31.25%) Middleware
9 10 (31.25%) ITIL
9 10 (31.25%) Risk Management
9 10 (31.25%) Change Management
9 10 (31.25%) QA
9 10 (31.25%) JSON
10 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (25.00%) Oracle ERP

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 15 (46.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (3.13%) Luigi
Business Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) FIX Connectivity
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.13%) Azkaban
5 1 (3.13%) Looker
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (46.88%) JDeveloper
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) E-Business Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C++ Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Junior
4 6 (18.75%) Junior Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C/C++ Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded C Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) JSON
2 10 (31.25%) Middleware
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 5 (15.63%) Ajax
4 5 (15.63%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) DHTML
5 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (3.13%) .NET
7 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.13%) Flash
7 1 (3.13%) Pandas
7 1 (3.13%) SQLAlchemy
7 1 (3.13%) WCF
7 1 (3.13%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) User Experience
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (3.13%) Contactless
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Unix
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Workflow
2 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (46.88%) ERP
3 15 (46.88%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (31.25%) Change Management
4 10 (31.25%) ITIL
4 10 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.75%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Refactoring
7 4 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
7 4 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) Kanban
8 2 (6.25%) Scrum
9 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.13%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) PL/SQL
4 11 (34.38%) C
5 6 (18.75%) C++
5 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) BT
4 2 (6.25%) Radianz
5 1 (3.13%) Apple
5 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) Samsung