Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 24 15
Rank change year-on-year -18 -9 +10
Permanent jobs citing XML 28 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.15% 6.69% 13.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.73% 18.80% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 17
Northern Ireland median annual salary £57,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.86% +12.90% -22.50%
10th Percentile £32,525 £31,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,875 £54,500 £48,250
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 204 117 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 44.84% 35.56% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 126 97 59
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +0.72%
10th Percentile £19,625 £28,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £55,000 £54,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -14 28 £57,000 +62.86% 2
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (75.00%) Java
2 20 (71.43%) Oracle
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Unix
4 12 (42.86%) JSON
5 9 (32.14%) Workflow
5 9 (32.14%) Web Services
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
6 8 (28.57%) JDBC
6 8 (28.57%) JMS
6 8 (28.57%) MVC
6 8 (28.57%) Scrum
6 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 8 (28.57%) FpML
6 8 (28.57%) Spring
6 8 (28.57%) Maven
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) JIRA
6 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 8 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 8 (28.57%) RESTful
6 8 (28.57%) TeamCity
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 8 (28.57%) GemFire
6 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 8 (28.57%) Virtual Team

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 8 (28.57%) GemFire
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (10.71%) Big Data
3 3 (10.71%) Cloudera CDH
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (28.57%) JIRA
2 8 (28.57%) Maven
2 8 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 6 (21.43%) JDeveloper
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Consultant
4 6 (21.43%) E-Business Consultant
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) JSON
2 9 (32.14%) Web Services
3 8 (28.57%) FpML
3 8 (28.57%) JDBC
3 8 (28.57%) JMS
3 8 (28.57%) RESTful
3 8 (28.57%) Spring
3 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) Middleware
5 5 (17.86%) Ajax
6 4 (14.29%) DHTML
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (10.71%) Kafka
8 2 (7.14%) .NET
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
9 1 (3.57%) Flash
9 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Workflow
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 8 (28.57%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) ERP
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 6 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 4 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
4 4 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) UML
5 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Cloudera
3 3 (10.71%) Datameer
3 3 (10.71%) Tableau
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com