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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 24 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing XML 16 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.78% 10.85% 7.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.02% 22.22% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 7
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £49,500 £47,000
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 94 63 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 33.94% 48.84% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 79 39 38
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 23 March 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 23 March 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 -5 16 £34,000 -15.00% 3
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 16 (53.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (23.33%) Spring
5 7 (23.33%) VB
5 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (23.33%) JSON
6 6 (20.00%) Big Data
6 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (20.00%) REST
6 6 (20.00%) QA
6 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) C#
6 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) Unix
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript

XML
Top Related 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 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.33%) GemFire
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
1 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) JDeveloper
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Front Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) E-Business Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
1 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (23.33%) JSON
2 7 (23.33%) Spring
3 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (20.00%) REST
4 5 (16.67%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) Middleware
6 3 (10.00%) XSLT
7 1 (3.33%) CSS
7 1 (3.33%) FpML
7 1 (3.33%) JDBC
7 1 (3.33%) JMS
7 1 (3.33%) RESTful
7 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Derivative
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Cyber Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) ATDD
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.00%) User Stories
5 3 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (23.33%) VB
4 6 (20.00%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) C++
6 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.67%) Python
8 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
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