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

XML
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 76 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 +11
Permanent jobs citing XML 81 104 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.20% 3.44% 4.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.27% 11.69% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 74 98 176
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +15.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,975 £31,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £67,500 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.23%

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 874 890 1,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 34.52% 29.41% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 765 744 1,140
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for XML.

1 43 (53.09%) Java
2 42 (51.85%) SQL
3 30 (37.04%) C#
4 29 (35.80%) Web Services
5 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (29.63%) HTML
6 24 (29.63%) Unix
7 23 (28.40%) Linux
8 21 (25.93%) .NET
9 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
9 20 (24.69%) High Availability
10 19 (23.46%) Telecoms
10 19 (23.46%) Java EE
11 18 (22.22%) C++
11 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 18 (22.22%) Tomcat
11 18 (22.22%) JMS
12 17 (20.99%) Middleware
13 16 (19.75%) TIBCO
13 16 (19.75%) Finance
13 16 (19.75%) CSS
13 16 (19.75%) JSON
14 15 (18.52%) Degree
14 15 (18.52%) Spring
14 15 (18.52%) Maven
14 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
14 15 (18.52%) Billing
14 15 (18.52%) J2EE
14 15 (18.52%) OOP
14 15 (18.52%) Jenkins

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 18 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.64%) Apache Pig
2 7 (8.64%) Apache Spark
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.70%) JBoss
5 2 (2.47%) Apache
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.88%) SaaS
3 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.17%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.94%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (4.94%) Force.com
6 3 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) SSH
3 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) FTP
5 1 (1.23%) HTTP
5 1 (1.23%) SMTP
5 1 (1.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.05%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.64%) Apache Hive
3 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.64%) HBase
3 7 (8.64%) Power BI
3 7 (8.64%) QlikView
3 7 (8.64%) Sqoop
4 6 (7.41%) MySQL
5 5 (6.17%) DTS
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.94%) Big Data
6 4 (4.94%) Impala
6 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.94%) Star Schema
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Jenkins
1 15 (18.52%) Maven
2 9 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.70%) Ant
5 3 (3.70%) JIRA
5 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.47%) WinDbg
7 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.23%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (23.46%) Telecoms
2 16 (19.75%) Finance
3 15 (18.52%) Billing
4 3 (3.70%) Electronics
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.23%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Developer
2 18 (22.22%) Consultant
3 13 (16.05%) Implementation Consultant
3 13 (16.05%) Java Consultant
3 13 (16.05%) Telecoms Consultant
4 12 (14.81%) Technical Trainer
4 12 (14.81%) Trainer
5 10 (12.35%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.17%) .NET Development Manager
7 5 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Development Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Lead .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Lead C# Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Systems Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.80%) Web Services
2 24 (29.63%) HTML
3 21 (25.93%) .NET
4 19 (23.46%) Java EE
5 18 (22.22%) JMS
6 17 (20.99%) Middleware
7 16 (19.75%) CSS
7 16 (19.75%) JSON
8 15 (18.52%) J2EE
8 15 (18.52%) Spring
9 13 (16.05%) Apache Camel
10 11 (13.58%) jQuery
10 11 (13.58%) SOAP
11 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 9 (11.11%) WCF
12 8 (9.88%) HTML5
12 8 (9.88%) XSL
13 6 (7.41%) Ajax
14 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
14 5 (6.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.17%) PMI
4 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.70%) DataPower
5 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.70%) PKI
5 3 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.70%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.70%) W3C
6 2 (2.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Unix
2 23 (28.40%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) Windows
4 5 (6.17%) Android
4 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) AIX
6 2 (2.47%) CentOS
6 2 (2.47%) Debian
6 2 (2.47%) HPUX
6 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) High Availability
3 15 (18.52%) OOP
3 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 12 (14.81%) API Integration
4 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (14.81%) SOA
5 10 (12.35%) ITIL
6 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 9 (11.11%) Test Management
7 8 (9.88%) MVC
7 8 (9.88%) Scrum
7 8 (9.88%) SDLC
8 7 (8.64%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (8.64%) Defect Management
8 7 (8.64%) ETL
8 7 (8.64%) MapReduce
8 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.64%) Visualisation
9 6 (7.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) Java
2 42 (51.85%) SQL
3 30 (37.04%) C#
4 18 (22.22%) C++
4 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.81%) Python
6 8 (9.88%) VB
7 6 (7.41%) Perl
7 6 (7.41%) PHP
7 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.94%) Apex Code
9 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.70%) VB6
9 3 (3.70%) VBA
9 3 (3.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 3 (3.70%) XPath
10 2 (2.47%) Ruby
10 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
3 11 (13.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
4 10 (12.35%) ISTQB
5 5 (6.17%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Apache Flume
1 7 (8.64%) HDFS
2 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.47%) Docker
3 2 (2.47%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Oozie
2 4 (4.94%) Nagios
3 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) TIBCO
2 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.05%) Oracle
4 11 (13.58%) HP
5 7 (8.64%) Tableau
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.17%) SAP
6 5 (6.17%) Xamarin
7 4 (4.94%) Cloudera
8 3 (3.70%) BEA
8 3 (3.70%) F5
8 3 (3.70%) IBM
8 3 (3.70%) Kofax
8 3 (3.70%) MuleSoft
8 3 (3.70%) Perforce
9 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.47%) Splunk
9 2 (2.47%) Workday
9 2 (2.47%) Zend