Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 40 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 +4
Permanent jobs citing XML 30 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.13% 5.92% 7.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.13% 13.59% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 15
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £57,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.82% +58.33% +18.03%
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,950 £30,550
90th Percentile £61,000 £64,500 £54,000
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 186 184 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 44.18% 43.60% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 154 118 93
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,075 £21,600 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,960 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.25% +0.97% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +3 29 £40,000 -29.82% 11
County Londonderry - 1 £77,500 -
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 22 (73.33%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) JSON
3 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 16 (53.33%) Refactoring
4 16 (53.33%) Java
5 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) OO
6 11 (36.67%) Web Services
6 11 (36.67%) Scrum
6 11 (36.67%) Linux
7 10 (33.33%) C
7 10 (33.33%) C++
7 10 (33.33%) CSS
7 10 (33.33%) Android
8 9 (30.00%) Smartcard
8 9 (30.00%) Apple
8 9 (30.00%) Contactless
8 9 (30.00%) Samsung
9 8 (26.67%) MVC
9 8 (26.67%) C#
10 7 (23.33%) Chip and PIN
10 7 (23.33%) Kanban
10 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
10 7 (23.33%) Spring
10 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (23.33%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (20.00%) Maven
11 6 (20.00%) Multithreading

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 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.33%) Documentum
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
1 1 (3.33%) FileNet
1 1 (3.33%) Liferay
1 1 (3.33%) LiveCycle
1 1 (3.33%) LiveLink
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.00%) Maven
2 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) Ant
5 1 (3.33%) Gradle
5 1 (3.33%) JDeveloper
5 1 (3.33%) JUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) JSON
3 11 (36.67%) Web Services
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (23.33%) Spring
6 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) JAX-RS
7 5 (16.67%) JAX-WS
7 5 (16.67%) JDBC
7 5 (16.67%) JMS
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) Node.js
7 5 (16.67%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) RESTful
8 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
8 4 (13.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Contactless
1 9 (30.00%) Smartcard
2 7 (23.33%) Chip and PIN
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (23.33%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.33%) Derivative
6 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Android
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Refactoring
2 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (40.00%) OO
4 11 (36.67%) Scrum
5 8 (26.67%) MVC
6 7 (23.33%) Kanban
7 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 5 (16.67%) Analytics
8 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) Change Management
11 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
12 1 (3.33%) DNA
12 1 (3.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) C
3 10 (33.33%) C++
4 8 (26.67%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) Java 8
5 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Apple
1 9 (30.00%) Samsung
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) FatWire
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) OpenText
3 1 (3.33%) Sencha
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Solace
3 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.33%) Vignette
3 1 (3.33%) Xerox