Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 50 98
Rank change year-on-year -38 +48 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 64 135 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.67% 5.42% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 15.32% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 56 106 125
Reading median annual salary £39,750 £53,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.05% +26.47% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,818 £34,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £63,600
Berkshire median annual salary £47,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.50% - -

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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 965 881 1,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 40.21% 35.38% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 864 685 1,147
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,850 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Reading

XML
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in Reading.

Salary trend for XML in Reading

XML
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Reading over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for XML.

1 26 (40.63%) HTML
2 25 (39.06%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 24 (37.50%) SQL
3 24 (37.50%) REST
4 21 (32.81%) Web Services
5 19 (29.69%) SOAP
5 19 (29.69%) jQuery
6 18 (28.13%) Open Source
7 17 (26.56%) HTML5
7 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (25.00%) Spring
8 16 (25.00%) JSON
9 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
9 15 (23.44%) CSS
10 14 (21.88%) Oracle
10 14 (21.88%) Unix
10 14 (21.88%) Mentoring
11 13 (20.31%) Degree
11 13 (20.31%) Maven
11 13 (20.31%) Java EE
12 12 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (18.75%) SOA
12 12 (18.75%) PHP
13 11 (17.19%) C#
13 11 (17.19%) JBoss
13 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
13 11 (17.19%) JMS
13 11 (17.19%) Internet
13 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (17.19%) JBoss
2 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
3 10 (15.63%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.69%) CMS
5 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) SaaS
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Internet
2 10 (15.63%) FTP
2 10 (15.63%) HTTP
3 5 (7.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) Power BI
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.25%) MySQL
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.56%) HBase
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) MS Access
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.56%) QlikView
7 1 (1.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Maven
2 10 (15.63%) Eclipse
2 10 (15.63%) IntelliJ
2 10 (15.63%) NetBeans
3 8 (12.50%) Subversion
4 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.13%) Ant
6 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.56%) JIRA
7 1 (1.56%) JUnit
7 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.56%) TestNG
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Support Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Support
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Support Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Test Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.81%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Technical Support
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) HTML
2 24 (37.50%) REST
3 21 (32.81%) Web Services
4 19 (29.69%) jQuery
4 19 (29.69%) SOAP
5 17 (26.56%) HTML5
6 16 (25.00%) JSON
6 16 (25.00%) Spring
7 15 (23.44%) CSS
8 13 (20.31%) Java EE
9 11 (17.19%) JMS
10 10 (15.63%) Java SE
11 9 (14.06%) .NET
11 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
11 9 (14.06%) CSS3
12 8 (12.50%) Phalcon
13 5 (7.81%) WPF
14 4 (6.25%) LAMP
15 3 (4.69%) Ajax
15 3 (4.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Social Media
4 3 (4.69%) Fintech
4 3 (4.69%) W3C
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) RIA
6 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Unix
2 9 (14.06%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) AIX
4 2 (3.13%) HPUX
4 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Open Source
2 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.88%) Mentoring
5 12 (18.75%) SOA
6 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (12.50%) CRM
7 8 (12.50%) MVC
7 8 (12.50%) Web Development
8 7 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (10.94%) Web Design
9 6 (9.38%) ERP
9 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
9 6 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (9.38%) Test Management
10 5 (7.81%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.81%) ITIL
10 5 (7.81%) Manual Testing
10 5 (7.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) Java
1 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
2 24 (37.50%) SQL
3 12 (18.75%) PHP
4 11 (17.19%) C#
5 7 (10.94%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.81%) XAML
7 4 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) C
8 2 (3.13%) Perl
8 2 (3.13%) Python
8 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.13%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
9 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.56%) Oozie
2 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) BEA
2 10 (15.63%) IBM
2 10 (15.63%) TIBCO
3 9 (14.06%) HP
4 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Avaya
5 3 (4.69%) Capita
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
7 1 (1.56%) CyberSource
7 1 (1.56%) Kofax
7 1 (1.56%) Perforce
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) Tableau