Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 28 12
Rank change year-on-year -14 -16 +14
Permanent jobs citing XML 27 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.97% 5.59% 16.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.98% 16.10% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 20
Northern Ireland median annual salary £57,500 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.72% +9.09% -17.50%
10th Percentile £29,200 £31,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,375 £55,000 £46,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 208 118 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 46.02% 34.71% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 129 93 54
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £12,500 £28,250 £22,650
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% -

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 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
County Antrim -10 27 £57,500 +59.72% 1
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 21 (77.78%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) Oracle
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 17 (62.96%) Unix
4 15 (55.56%) Workflow
4 15 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
4 15 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 12 (44.44%) ERP
5 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (44.44%) JDeveloper
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 12 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 9 (33.33%) Change Management
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (33.33%) ITIL
6 9 (33.33%) Middleware
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (33.33%) QA
6 9 (33.33%) JSON
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) Web Services
8 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript

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 12 (44.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (18.52%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (44.44%) JDeveloper
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 5 (18.52%) JIRA
3 5 (18.52%) Maven
3 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Consultant
3 9 (33.33%) E-Business Consultant
3 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 9 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Junior
4 6 (22.22%) Junior Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) UI Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (11.11%) E-Business Developer
6 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) JSON
1 9 (33.33%) Middleware
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) Ajax
3 5 (18.52%) FpML
3 5 (18.52%) JDBC
3 5 (18.52%) JMS
3 5 (18.52%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) Spring
3 5 (18.52%) Spring MVC
4 4 (14.81%) DHTML
4 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) Flash
5 1 (3.70%) WCF
5 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Workflow
2 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (44.44%) ERP
2 12 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
3 9 (33.33%) Change Management
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 5 (18.52%) MVC
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (14.81%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Bug Management
7 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) ETL
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.11%) C
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com