Period
to 17 January 2018

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

XML
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 61 53
Rank change year-on-year -23 -8 -25
Permanent jobs citing XML 23 57 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.87% 4.51% 4.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.58% 8.77% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 48
Somerset median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.89% +2.14%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £29,975
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £51,250
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 643 650 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 52.40% 51.38% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 558 559 469
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,675 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +6.94%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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
Bath -36 9 £50,000 +20.48% 4
Taunton +18 5 £47,500 +12.43% 1
Yeovil 0 3 £31,000 +3.33% 1
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
XML
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Somerset region with a requirement for XML.

1 13 (56.52%) HTML
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 10 (43.48%) Web Services
4 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
5 9 (39.13%) CSS
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Line Management
7 7 (30.43%) WCF
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
9 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
9 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
9 5 (21.74%) JSON
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
9 5 (21.74%) Scrum
9 5 (21.74%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 5 (21.74%) SOA
10 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
10 4 (17.39%) Kerberos

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 5 (21.74%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
2 4 (17.39%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (13.04%) Power BI
3 3 (13.04%) QlikView
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Moq
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Data Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Lead .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
3 4 (17.39%) NoSQL Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Data Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) WCF
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 5 (21.74%) JSON
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
6 4 (17.39%) RESTful
6 4 (17.39%) WinForms
6 4 (17.39%) WPF
6 4 (17.39%) XSLT
7 2 (8.70%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.70%) HTML5
7 2 (8.70%) JPA
7 2 (8.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 8 (34.78%) Line Management
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) SOA
5 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Data Management
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
6 4 (17.39%) Master Data Management
6 4 (17.39%) Resource Management
6 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
6 4 (17.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) XPath
5 4 (17.39%) XQuery
6 3 (13.04%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) PHP
8 1 (4.35%) Perl
8 1 (4.35%) RPG
8 1 (4.35%) VB
8 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Zend