Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 29 28
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 25 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.98% 6.80% 7.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.45% 16.94% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 16
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,400 £31,375
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,700 £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 173 183 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 41.39% 40.13% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 148 138 86
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,775 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 July 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 18 July 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 -6 24 £40,000 -2.44% 6
County Londonderry - 1 £77,500 -
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 20 (80.00%) JSON
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (56.00%) Java
5 12 (48.00%) Web Services
6 11 (44.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) Android
7 10 (40.00%) Refactoring
7 10 (40.00%) OO
7 10 (40.00%) C
7 10 (40.00%) C++
8 9 (36.00%) Smartcard
8 9 (36.00%) Apple
8 9 (36.00%) Contactless
8 9 (36.00%) Samsung
9 8 (32.00%) Scrum
10 7 (28.00%) Spring
10 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (24.00%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (24.00%) Maven
11 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
11 6 (24.00%) Chip and PIN
11 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle
11 6 (24.00%) CSS
12 5 (20.00%) JDBC
12 5 (20.00%) Unix

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 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (4.00%) Documentum
1 1 (4.00%) Drupal
1 1 (4.00%) FileNet
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) Liferay
1 1 (4.00%) LiveCycle
1 1 (4.00%) LiveLink
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) Maven
2 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) JDeveloper
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Principal Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Software Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) JSON
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (28.00%) Spring
5 6 (24.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.00%) JAX-RS
6 5 (20.00%) JAX-WS
6 5 (20.00%) JDBC
6 5 (20.00%) JMS
6 5 (20.00%) Node.js
6 5 (20.00%) REST
7 4 (16.00%) RESTful
7 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
8 3 (12.00%) .NET
8 3 (12.00%) Velocity
9 2 (8.00%) Ajax
10 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
10 1 (4.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Contactless
1 9 (36.00%) Smartcard
2 6 (24.00%) Chip and PIN
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.00%) Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Android
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (40.00%) OO
3 10 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
6 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Kanban
7 4 (16.00%) MVC
8 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 2 (8.00%) SOA
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) Project Management
10 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) C
2 10 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Java 8
5 3 (12.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Apple
1 9 (36.00%) Samsung
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) FatWire
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) OpenText
3 1 (4.00%) Sencha
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) Solace
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.00%) Vignette
3 1 (4.00%) Xerox