Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 45 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 29 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.66% 5.69% 5.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.37% 12.26% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 11
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +59.72% +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,250 £29,200 £31,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £66,375 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 255 212 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 49.80% 46.39% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 187 136 93
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.48% -11.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £16,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -2 28 £38,750 -32.61% 5
County Londonderry - 1 £77,500 -
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for XML.

1 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 19 (65.52%) Refactoring
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
5 15 (51.72%) C#
5 15 (51.72%) Scrum
6 14 (48.28%) CSS
7 13 (44.83%) MVC
7 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
7 13 (44.83%) JSON
8 12 (41.38%) Kanban
8 12 (41.38%) .NET
9 11 (37.93%) Java
9 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (37.93%) jQuery
10 10 (34.48%) WCF
10 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
10 10 (34.48%) SQL
10 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
10 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 10 (34.48%) XSL
10 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (31.03%) OO
12 7 (24.14%) Android
12 7 (24.14%) Linux
12 7 (24.14%) C
12 7 (24.14%) C++
13 6 (20.69%) Apple
13 6 (20.69%) Chip and PIN

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 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.45%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.45%) Documentum
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) FileNet
1 1 (3.45%) Liferay
1 1 (3.45%) LiveCycle
1 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Apple Pay
1 6 (20.69%) Google Pay
1 6 (20.69%) Samsung Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.24%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Ant
3 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Software Developer
3 12 (41.38%) C# Developer
3 12 (41.38%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
4 10 (34.48%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (34.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
6 5 (17.24%) C++ Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Principal Software Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) JSON
4 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 11 (37.93%) jQuery
6 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (34.48%) WCF
6 10 (34.48%) XSL
7 6 (20.69%) Spring
8 5 (17.24%) Web Services
9 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
9 4 (13.79%) JDBC
9 4 (13.79%) JMS
10 3 (10.34%) Ajax
10 3 (10.34%) RESTful
10 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
10 3 (10.34%) XSLT
11 2 (6.90%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (20.69%) Chip and PIN
2 6 (20.69%) Contactless
2 6 (20.69%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (20.69%) Smartcard
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Derivative
6 1 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Android
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Refactoring
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Scrum
4 13 (44.83%) MVC
4 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
5 12 (41.38%) Kanban
6 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (31.03%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
9 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Analytics
10 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
10 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
11 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (3.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 7 (24.14%) C
5 7 (24.14%) C++
6 4 (13.79%) Java 8
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Apple
1 6 (20.69%) Samsung
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) FatWire
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Interwoven
3 1 (3.45%) OpenText
3 1 (3.45%) Sencha
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) Solace
3 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.45%) Vignette
3 1 (3.45%) Xerox