Period
to 23 October 2020

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 23 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 91 79
Rank change year-on-year -22 -12 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 209 842 1,112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.59% 3.32% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 8.60% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 164 728 959
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £30,950
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +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 3,644 9,787 12,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.14% 38.62% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,164 8,453 10,846
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,750 £30,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 23 October 2020.

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 23 October 2020. 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
Hampshire -7 62 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Surrey +38 54 £65,000 - 16
Thames Valley -3 42 £50,000 +11.11% 10
West Sussex +4 22 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Berkshire -2 22 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +22 12 £42,500 -5.56% 4
East Sussex -32 10 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +59 8 £47,500 -19.15% 3
Kent +12 4 £35,000 -17.65% 3
XML
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2020, 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.

1 131 (62.68%) JavaScript
2 113 (54.07%) HTML
3 112 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (50.24%) CSS
5 91 (43.54%) JSON
6 84 (40.19%) SQL
7 79 (37.80%) C#
8 74 (35.41%) Java
8 74 (35.41%) Web Services
9 68 (32.54%) SOAP
10 62 (29.67%) AngularJS
11 61 (29.19%) .NET
12 59 (28.23%) REST
13 51 (24.40%) Git (software)
14 50 (23.92%) Ajax
15 48 (22.97%) jQuery
15 48 (22.97%) SQL Server
16 41 (19.62%) MySQL
17 38 (18.18%) PHP
18 37 (17.70%) Python
18 37 (17.70%) Test Automation
19 36 (17.22%) Degree
20 35 (16.75%) Finance
21 34 (16.27%) Web Development
22 33 (15.79%) Windows
22 33 (15.79%) TypeScript
23 32 (15.31%) SaaS
24 31 (14.83%) HTTP
25 29 (13.88%) HTML5
26 28 (13.40%) JIRA

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 16 (7.66%) Confluence
2 11 (5.26%) CMS
2 11 (5.26%) IIS
2 11 (5.26%) Joomla!
2 11 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.26%) WordPress
3 9 (4.31%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.96%) Apache
5 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (6.22%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (3.35%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.91%) Camtasia
4 4 (1.91%) MadCap Flare
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (7.66%) Payment Gateway
1 16 (7.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (5.26%) Magento
3 11 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (2.39%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (1.44%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.31%) SaaS
2 26 (12.44%) Azure
3 14 (6.70%) AWS
4 13 (6.22%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.87%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (1.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.91%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.44%) Serverless
8 2 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.96%) IaaS
8 2 (0.96%) Office 365
9 1 (0.48%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.83%) HTTP
2 15 (7.18%) SSL
2 15 (7.18%) VPN
3 14 (6.70%) FTP
4 11 (5.26%) RTP
5 2 (0.96%) Internet
5 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.48%) 2G
6 1 (0.48%) 3G
6 1 (0.48%) 4G
6 1 (0.48%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.48%) INAP
6 1 (0.48%) LTE
6 1 (0.48%) Modbus
6 1 (0.48%) RS-232
6 1 (0.48%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.48%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 41 (19.62%) MySQL
3 14 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.35%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.35%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.91%) Power BI
6 4 (1.91%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.44%) Big Data
7 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.48%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.48%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 51 (24.40%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.40%) JIRA
3 26 (12.44%) Visual Studio
4 20 (9.57%) JUnit
5 14 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.26%) Cypress.io
6 11 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 11 (5.26%) NWDS
6 11 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (4.78%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.78%) Maven
7 10 (4.78%) Selenium
8 6 (2.87%) Gradle
8 6 (2.87%) Hudson
8 6 (2.87%) SoapUI
9 5 (2.39%) Ant
9 5 (2.39%) Mockito
9 5 (2.39%) NUnit
9 5 (2.39%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.39%) Xcode
General
1 35 (16.75%) Finance
2 10 (4.78%) Retail
3 8 (3.83%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.91%) Korean Language
5 3 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.96%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.96%) Publishing
6 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 127 (60.77%) Developer
2 50 (23.92%) Senior Developer
3 29 (13.88%) Java Developer
4 28 (13.40%) Consultant
5 20 (9.57%) Applications Developer
6 18 (8.61%) PHP Developer
7 16 (7.66%) C# Developer
7 16 (7.66%) Senior PHP Developer
7 16 (7.66%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (7.18%) Senior Consultant
8 15 (7.18%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (7.18%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 14 (6.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (6.70%) ITSM Consultant
9 14 (6.70%) Senior ITSM Consultant
10 13 (6.22%) Junior
11 12 (5.74%) CRM Developer
12 11 (5.26%) Analyst
12 11 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (5.26%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (54.07%) HTML
2 105 (50.24%) CSS
3 91 (43.54%) JSON
4 74 (35.41%) Web Services
5 68 (32.54%) SOAP
6 62 (29.67%) AngularJS
7 61 (29.19%) .NET
8 59 (28.23%) REST
9 50 (23.92%) Ajax
10 48 (22.97%) jQuery
11 29 (13.88%) HTML5
12 28 (13.40%) ASP.NET
12 28 (13.40%) XSLT
13 27 (12.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (11.00%) React
16 22 (10.53%) .NET Core
16 22 (10.53%) .NET Framework
17 21 (10.05%) Spring
18 20 (9.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.66%) CMDB
2 14 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.26%) User Experience
3 11 (5.26%) W3C
4 4 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.44%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.44%) BBC
5 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.44%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.96%) EPoS
6 2 (0.96%) mPOS
6 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.79%) Windows
2 23 (11.00%) Android
3 20 (9.57%) Apple iOS
4 19 (9.09%) Linux
5 12 (5.74%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.91%) Unix
7 3 (1.44%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.44%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.70%) Test Automation
3 34 (16.27%) Web Development
4 25 (11.96%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (11.96%) Scrum
5 23 (11.00%) Migration
6 20 (9.57%) MVC
6 20 (9.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (9.09%) CRM
7 19 (9.09%) DevOps
7 19 (9.09%) Workflow
8 18 (8.61%) Customer Engagement
8 18 (8.61%) ITIL
8 18 (8.61%) TDD
8 18 (8.61%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (8.13%) Content Management
9 17 (8.13%) MVVM
9 17 (8.13%) Presales
9 17 (8.13%) Project Delivery
10 16 (7.66%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 131 (62.68%) JavaScript
2 84 (40.19%) SQL
3 79 (37.80%) C#
4 74 (35.41%) Java
5 38 (18.18%) PHP
6 37 (17.70%) Python
7 33 (15.79%) TypeScript
8 18 (8.61%) XPath
9 16 (7.66%) VB.NET
10 14 (6.70%) Ruby
11 13 (6.22%) C++
12 11 (5.26%) ABAP
13 10 (4.78%) VB
14 9 (4.31%) C
15 8 (3.83%) T-SQL
16 7 (3.35%) VB6
17 5 (2.39%) Apple Swift
17 5 (2.39%) Bash Shell
17 5 (2.39%) Kotlin
17 5 (2.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (17.22%) Degree
2 15 (7.18%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.31%) MCITP
5 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.44%) ISEB
6 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.31%) GDPR
2 6 (2.87%) QA
3 4 (1.91%) PMO
4 2 (0.96%) SLA
5 1 (0.48%) NIST
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.26%) NFS
2 2 (0.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (7.18%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (0.96%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.96%) Terraform
2 2 (0.96%) vRealize
3 1 (0.48%) Argo
3 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) Oozie
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.61%) SAP
3 16 (7.66%) Oracle
3 16 (7.66%) Remedy
3 16 (7.66%) ServiceNow
4 15 (7.18%) BMC
4 15 (7.18%) HP
5 14 (6.70%) Adobe
6 10 (4.78%) CheckPoint
7 7 (3.35%) Xamarin
8 5 (2.39%) hybris
8 5 (2.39%) Splunk
9 4 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.44%) Google
10 3 (1.44%) Telerik
11 2 (0.96%) Capita
11 2 (0.96%) VMware
12 1 (0.48%) OutSystems
12 1 (0.48%) webMethods