The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for XML Messaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Messaging
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 440 474
Permanent jobs citing XML Messaging 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.011% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.027% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% -14.28%  

XML Messaging is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5872 7408 7823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.59% 40.09% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5115 6627 6742
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML Messaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing XML Messaging as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML Messaging in the South East

XML Messaging
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for XML Messaging in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing XML Messaging 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 South East region with a requirement for XML Messaging.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (33.33%) Protractor
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) VisualVM
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT

XML Messaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) JBehave
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Protractor
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) VisualVM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft