Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 30 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.26% 7.24% 8.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.22% 20.39% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £57,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.86% -9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £23,250 £29,950 £26,325
90th Percentile £66,750 £54,000 £50,125
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 185 103 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 44.79% 35.52% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 133 87 60
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £22,950 £28,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £52,500 £51,625
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -3 30 £57,000 +57.24% 1
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 28 (93.33%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) Unix
4 15 (50.00%) JSON
5 12 (40.00%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (36.67%) Spring
7 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 9 (30.00%) JDBC
8 9 (30.00%) Web Services
8 9 (30.00%) JMS
8 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
8 9 (30.00%) FpML
8 9 (30.00%) Maven
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) MVC
8 9 (30.00%) JIRA
8 9 (30.00%) Spring MVC
8 9 (30.00%) TeamCity
8 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (30.00%) RESTful
8 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
8 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 9 (30.00%) GemFire
8 9 (30.00%) Virtual Team
9 7 (23.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (23.33%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (23.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS

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 9 (30.00%) GemFire
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
4 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (20.00%) Big Data
3 4 (13.33%) Cloudera CDH
3 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (30.00%) JIRA
1 9 (30.00%) Maven
1 9 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 7 (23.33%) JDeveloper
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) E-Business Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) UI Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Designer
7 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Designer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) JSON
2 11 (36.67%) Spring
3 9 (30.00%) FpML
3 9 (30.00%) JDBC
3 9 (30.00%) JMS
3 9 (30.00%) RESTful
3 9 (30.00%) Spring MVC
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 7 (23.33%) Middleware
5 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) Ajax
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) DHTML
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) Kafka
7 2 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.67%) REST
7 2 (6.67%) XSLT
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Virtual Team
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (30.00%) MVC
2 9 (30.00%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) Change Management
3 7 (23.33%) ERP
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (23.33%) Workflow
4 6 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Feasibility Study
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Cloudera
2 4 (13.33%) Datameer
2 4 (13.33%) Tableau