Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 43 66
Rank change year-on-year -38 +23 +41
Permanent jobs citing XML 84 145 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.23% 5.38% 4.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.47% 15.34% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 75 118 171
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £31,750 £35,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £62,500 £64,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 992 945 1,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 38.15% 35.08% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 876 748 1,114
Reading median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +3.26% -3.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% -2.00% +5.26%

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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 44 (52.38%) Java
2 36 (42.86%) Web Services
3 27 (32.14%) Unix
3 27 (32.14%) JMS
4 26 (30.95%) HTML
4 26 (30.95%) Spring
4 26 (30.95%) Maven
5 24 (28.57%) Java EE
6 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
6 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (27.38%) C#
6 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
7 22 (26.19%) SQL
7 22 (26.19%) JSON
8 21 (25.00%) REST
8 21 (25.00%) SOAP
9 20 (23.81%) Tomcat
9 20 (23.81%) TIBCO
9 20 (23.81%) Open Source
10 18 (21.43%) Oracle
11 17 (20.24%) SOA
11 17 (20.24%) jQuery
11 17 (20.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 16 (19.05%) Degree
12 16 (19.05%) HP
13 15 (17.86%) ITIL
13 15 (17.86%) Middleware
13 15 (17.86%) HTML5
13 15 (17.86%) ISTQB
14 14 (16.67%) C++

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 20 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 17 (20.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (16.67%) JBoss
4 11 (13.10%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.33%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.76%) Apache Pig
6 4 (4.76%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) SaaS
2 4 (4.76%) GitHub
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) FTP
1 11 (13.10%) HTTP
1 11 (13.10%) Internet
2 4 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.52%) Power BI
3 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.76%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.76%) HBase
4 4 (4.76%) MySQL
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.76%) QlikView
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.76%) Sqoop
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (30.95%) Maven
2 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.10%) Eclipse
3 11 (13.10%) IntelliJ
3 11 (13.10%) NetBeans
3 11 (13.10%) SoapUI
4 7 (8.33%) Subversion
5 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.76%) Ant
6 4 (4.76%) JIRA
6 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.71%) Billing
3 7 (8.33%) Finance
4 4 (4.76%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.38%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 13 (15.48%) Analyst
3 13 (15.48%) Consultant
3 13 (15.48%) Technical Engineer
3 13 (15.48%) Technical Support
3 13 (15.48%) Technical Support Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Technical Trainer
4 12 (14.29%) Trainer
5 11 (13.10%) Integration Engineer
5 11 (13.10%) Test Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Implementation Consultant
6 9 (10.71%) Java Consultant
6 9 (10.71%) Telecoms Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.86%) Web Services
2 27 (32.14%) JMS
3 26 (30.95%) HTML
3 26 (30.95%) Spring
4 24 (28.57%) Java EE
5 22 (26.19%) JSON
6 21 (25.00%) REST
6 21 (25.00%) SOAP
7 17 (20.24%) jQuery
8 15 (17.86%) HTML5
8 15 (17.86%) Middleware
9 13 (15.48%) CSS
10 11 (13.10%) Java SE
11 9 (10.71%) Apache Camel
11 9 (10.71%) CSS3
11 9 (10.71%) J2EE
12 8 (9.52%) Phalcon
13 7 (8.33%) .NET
14 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
15 5 (5.95%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) W3C
4 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.76%) Social Media
6 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.57%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.38%) Fintech
8 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.14%) Unix
2 14 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (5.95%) Windows
4 3 (3.57%) AIX
4 3 (3.57%) HPUX
4 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
2 20 (23.81%) Open Source
3 17 (20.24%) SOA
4 15 (17.86%) ITIL
5 13 (15.48%) High Availability
5 13 (15.48%) Mentoring
6 12 (14.29%) API Integration
6 12 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (14.29%) OOP
6 12 (14.29%) Test Management
7 11 (13.10%) Defect Management
8 10 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (9.52%) CRM
9 8 (9.52%) MVC
10 7 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
10 7 (8.33%) SDLC
10 7 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (52.38%) Java
2 23 (27.38%) C#
2 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
3 22 (26.19%) SQL
4 14 (16.67%) C++
5 12 (14.29%) PHP
6 6 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 4 (4.76%) XAML
8 4 (4.76%) XPath
9 3 (3.57%) Perl
9 3 (3.57%) Python
9 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.38%) VB
11 1 (1.19%) C
11 1 (1.19%) VB6
11 1 (1.19%) VBA
11 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Degree
2 15 (17.86%) ISTQB
3 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
4 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.57%) RHCE
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Apache Flume
1 4 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) HP ALM
2 4 (4.76%) Oozie
3 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) TIBCO
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle
3 16 (19.05%) HP
4 11 (13.10%) BEA
4 11 (13.10%) IBM
5 4 (4.76%) Kofax
5 4 (4.76%) Perforce
5 4 (4.76%) Tableau
6 3 (3.57%) Splunk
7 1 (1.19%) Capita
7 1 (1.19%) CyberSource
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.19%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.19%) SAP