Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 73 42
Rank change year-on-year -23 -31 -17
Permanent jobs citing XML 27 42 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.03% 3.15% 5.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.12% 6.50% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 72
Somerset median annual salary £43,500 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.29% -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,125 £24,225
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 656 646 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 49.29% 48.50% 43.27%
Number of salaries quoted 555 561 491
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £51,250
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Somerset

XML
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for XML in Somerset

XML
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Somerset

XML
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Taunton +22 9 £47,500 +12.43%
Yeovil +6 6 £31,000 +3.33%
Bath -34 4 £37,750 -3.21%
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
XML
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for XML.

1 17 (62.96%) Web Services
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) .NET
5 13 (48.15%) WCF
6 12 (44.44%) Line Management
7 11 (40.74%) HTML
7 11 (40.74%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) C#
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 9 (33.33%) Scrum
9 9 (33.33%) MVC
9 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (33.33%) JSON
10 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
10 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
10 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
10 8 (29.63%) TDD
10 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
10 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
11 7 (25.93%) XSLT
11 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (25.93%) SOA
11 7 (25.93%) Kerberos
11 7 (25.93%) Workflow
11 7 (25.93%) WinForms
11 7 (25.93%) Process Management
11 7 (25.93%) XQuery

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 6 (22.22%) Power BI
2 6 (22.22%) QlikView
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (18.52%) Big Data
3 5 (18.52%) Data Mining
3 5 (18.52%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Moq
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Lead .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Data Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (18.52%) NoSQL Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Data Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Data Integration Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) Web Services
2 14 (51.85%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) WCF
4 11 (40.74%) HTML
5 9 (33.33%) JSON
6 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
6 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
7 7 (25.93%) RESTful
7 7 (25.93%) WinForms
7 7 (25.93%) WPF
7 7 (25.93%) XSLT
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
9 3 (11.11%) REST
10 2 (7.41%) Ajax
10 2 (7.41%) CSS3
10 2 (7.41%) HTML5
10 2 (7.41%) JPA
10 2 (7.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Line Management
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
4 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Process Management
5 7 (25.93%) SOA
5 7 (25.93%) Workflow
6 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (18.52%) Change Management
7 5 (18.52%) Data Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Data Strategy
7 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
7 5 (18.52%) Master Data Management
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
4 7 (25.93%) XPath
4 7 (25.93%) XQuery
5 4 (14.81%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) RPG
6 2 (7.41%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) R
7 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) HND
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Zend