Period
to 2 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 2 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 191 137 97
Rank change year-on-year -54 -40 -26
Permanent jobs citing XML 338 188 799
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.84% 2.10% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.80% 4.62% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 249 135 680
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -3.23%
75th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,000 £70,025
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 7,044 4,066 9,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.30% 45.38% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5,125 3,552 8,423
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the South East

XML
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML in the South East.

Salary trend for XML in the South East

XML
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in the South East over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

Salary histogram for XML in the South East

XML
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the South East region over the 6 months to 2 December 2021. 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
Thames Valley -25 107 £52,500 +16.67% 29
Hampshire -103 68 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Berkshire -21 61 £52,500 -4.55% 14
Surrey -63 54 £60,000 -7.69% 10
West Sussex +28 47 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Buckinghamshire -30 35 £50,000 +17.65% 13
East Sussex -8 34 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Oxfordshire -21 11 £56,500 +36.97% 2
Kent -38 9 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for XML.

1 211 (62.43%) JavaScript
2 180 (53.25%) C#
3 154 (45.56%) JSON
4 140 (41.42%) SQL
5 137 (40.53%) HTML
6 128 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
7 126 (37.28%) .NET
8 122 (36.09%) CSS
9 112 (33.14%) SQL Server
10 94 (27.81%) Web Services
11 84 (24.85%) Azure
12 81 (23.96%) Degree
13 70 (20.71%) Java
13 70 (20.71%) React
14 67 (19.82%) DevOps
14 67 (19.82%) REST
15 66 (19.53%) SOAP
16 65 (19.23%) Microsoft
17 55 (16.27%) .NET Framework
18 54 (15.98%) Git (software)
18 54 (15.98%) Full Stack Development
19 52 (15.38%) Finance
20 50 (14.79%) Oracle
21 48 (14.20%) Software Engineering
22 46 (13.61%) AngularJS
23 45 (13.31%) Linux
24 43 (12.72%) OO
24 43 (12.72%) jQuery
25 41 (12.13%) XSLT
25 41 (12.13%) Python

XML
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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (5.03%) WordPress
2 14 (4.14%) Confluence
2 14 (4.14%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.55%) CMS
4 10 (2.96%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (2.37%) Apache
6 5 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.48%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.89%) Drupal
7 3 (0.89%) JBoss
7 3 (0.89%) SAS
8 2 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.59%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.59%) IIS
8 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.30%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.30%) Papyrus
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (9.47%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (7.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.78%) FrameMaker
3 6 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.89%) InDesign
4 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.89%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (6.21%) Sentinel
2 11 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (2.66%) Oracle Cash Management
4 9 (2.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (2.66%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (2.66%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (2.66%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (2.37%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (2.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (1.48%) Elite 3E
6 5 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.89%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.59%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 84 (24.85%) Azure
2 40 (11.83%) AWS
3 39 (11.54%) Serverless
4 36 (10.65%) AWS Lambda
5 34 (10.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 33 (9.76%) SaaS
7 32 (9.47%) GitHub
8 23 (6.80%) Azure Logic Apps
9 22 (6.51%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 22 (6.51%) Amazon S3
9 22 (6.51%) AWS CloudTrail
9 22 (6.51%) Azure Sentinel
9 22 (6.51%) CloudFront
10 12 (3.55%) Amazon Cognito
10 12 (3.55%) AWS Fargate
10 12 (3.55%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (3.55%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.59%) Azure Pipelines
11 2 (0.59%) IaaS
11 2 (0.59%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.66%) SSL
2 6 (1.78%) SSH
3 5 (1.48%) FTP
3 5 (1.48%) VPN
3 5 (1.48%) WebEx
3 5 (1.48%) Wireless
4 4 (1.18%) 3G
4 4 (1.18%) 4G
4 4 (1.18%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.89%) MQTT
6 1 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.30%) HTTP
6 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.30%) PPP
6 1 (0.30%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (33.14%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.88%) MySQL
3 19 (5.62%) SQLite
4 17 (5.03%) MS Access
4 17 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.44%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.55%) Power BI
9 11 (3.25%) OLAP
10 10 (2.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 9 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (2.07%) SQL Server 2019
13 5 (1.48%) MariaDB
13 5 (1.48%) OLTP
13 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.18%) Metadata
14 4 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (15.98%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.17%) Jenkins
2 31 (9.17%) JIRA
2 31 (9.17%) Selenium
2 31 (9.17%) Visual Studio
3 29 (8.58%) Subversion
4 22 (6.51%) JUnit
5 20 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (4.44%) Oracle APEX
7 13 (3.85%) TestNG
7 13 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (3.55%) Cucumber
9 11 (3.25%) MorphX
10 9 (2.66%) Mockito
11 7 (2.07%) Gradle
12 6 (1.78%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.78%) Maven
13 5 (1.48%) webpack
14 4 (1.18%) PhpStorm
14 4 (1.18%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 52 (15.38%) Finance
2 38 (11.24%) Social Skills
3 25 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.33%) Electronics
5 15 (4.44%) Law
6 12 (3.55%) Marketing
6 12 (3.55%) Retail
7 7 (2.07%) Local Government
7 7 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.78%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.48%) Legal
10 4 (1.18%) Banking
10 4 (1.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (1.18%) Publishing
11 3 (0.89%) Advertising
11 3 (0.89%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (0.89%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.59%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 165 (48.82%) Developer
2 52 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 50 (14.79%) Software Developer
4 36 (10.65%) Software Engineer
5 33 (9.76%) Tester
6 26 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 25 (7.40%) Senior Developer
8 24 (7.10%) Security Engineer
9 22 (6.51%) .NET Software Developer
9 22 (6.51%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 21 (6.21%) .NET Software Engineer
11 18 (5.33%) C# Developer
12 16 (4.73%) Senior Software Developer
13 15 (4.44%) Analyst
13 15 (4.44%) Consultant
14 14 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (4.14%) Java Developer
14 14 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (3.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (45.56%) JSON
2 137 (40.53%) HTML
3 126 (37.28%) .NET
4 122 (36.09%) CSS
5 94 (27.81%) Web Services
6 70 (20.71%) React
7 67 (19.82%) REST
8 66 (19.53%) SOAP
9 55 (16.27%) .NET Framework
10 46 (13.61%) AngularJS
11 43 (12.72%) jQuery
12 41 (12.13%) ASP.NET
12 41 (12.13%) XSLT
13 38 (11.24%) Entity Framework
14 34 (10.06%) Ajax
15 26 (7.69%) HTML5
16 20 (5.92%) .NET Core
16 20 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (5.92%) CSS3
17 19 (5.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (4.44%) Legacy Systems
3 12 (3.55%) Life Science
4 8 (2.37%) User Experience
5 6 (1.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.48%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.48%) CMDB
7 4 (1.18%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.18%) iSeries
7 4 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
7 4 (1.18%) Robotics
7 4 (1.18%) State Machine
8 3 (0.89%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.89%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.89%) EPoS
8 3 (0.89%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.89%) mPOS
8 3 (0.89%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.31%) Linux
2 36 (10.65%) Windows
3 22 (6.51%) Mac OS
4 14 (4.14%) Unix
5 6 (1.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.48%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.30%) Debian
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (19.82%) DevOps
3 54 (15.98%) Full Stack Development
4 48 (14.20%) Software Engineering
5 43 (12.72%) OO
6 40 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
7 39 (11.54%) Analytics
8 38 (11.24%) Mentoring
8 38 (11.24%) TDD
9 35 (10.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (10.06%) Computer Science
10 34 (10.06%) Test Automation
11 32 (9.47%) Web Development
12 31 (9.17%) ERP
13 30 (8.88%) Scrum
14 26 (7.69%) Data Analytics
15 24 (7.10%) Information Security
16 22 (6.51%) Cybersecurity
16 22 (6.51%) Identity Management
16 22 (6.51%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 211 (62.43%) JavaScript
2 180 (53.25%) C#
3 140 (41.42%) SQL
4 70 (20.71%) Java
5 41 (12.13%) Python
6 36 (10.65%) PHP
7 29 (8.58%) T-SQL
8 28 (8.28%) PL/SQL
9 27 (7.99%) VB
10 25 (7.40%) Perl
11 24 (7.10%) PowerShell
12 23 (6.80%) TypeScript
13 22 (6.51%) Ruby
14 18 (5.33%) C++
14 18 (5.33%) XPath
15 12 (3.55%) VB.NET
16 11 (3.25%) ActionScript
16 11 (3.25%) ActionScript 2.0
16 11 (3.25%) X++
17 10 (2.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 81 (23.96%) Degree
2 23 (6.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (6.21%) GCFA
3 21 (6.21%) GCFE
3 21 (6.21%) GCIA
3 21 (6.21%) GCIH
3 21 (6.21%) SANS
4 13 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.96%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.76%) QA
2 3 (0.89%) Accessibility
2 3 (0.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.89%) GDPR
2 3 (0.89%) PMO
3 2 (0.59%) CDISC
3 2 (0.59%) DICOM
3 2 (0.59%) HL7
4 1 (0.30%) NIST
System Software
1 15 (4.44%) Docker
2 4 (1.18%) Firmware
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.55%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.48%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (1.18%) Kubeflow
4 2 (0.59%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) Control-M
5 1 (0.30%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 50 (14.79%) Oracle
3 24 (7.10%) Xamarin
4 15 (4.44%) IBM
5 13 (3.85%) Adobe
6 9 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.07%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.78%) HP
8 6 (1.78%) IBM Sterling
9 5 (1.48%) BMC
9 5 (1.48%) Remedy
10 4 (1.18%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.18%) YouTube
10 4 (1.18%) Zend
11 3 (0.89%) Google
11 3 (0.89%) SAP
11 3 (0.89%) Workday
12 2 (0.59%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.59%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.30%) VMware