Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 66 51
Rank change year-on-year -6 -15 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,158 1,368 1,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.03% 4.47% 5.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.53% 10.55% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1,130 1,604
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 12,148 12,967 13,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.25% 42.34% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10,487 11,267 11,787
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing XML as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for XML in the South East

XML
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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
Thames Valley -4 445 £47,500 - 66
Hampshire +6 257 £45,000 +12.50% 45
Berkshire -28 207 £47,750 -4.50% 36
Surrey -14 178 £45,000 -10.00% 40
Buckinghamshire +9 169 £45,000 +2.27% 20
West Sussex -1 166 £46,500 +3.33% 13
Oxfordshire +13 69 £48,750 -7.14% 10
East Sussex -33 65 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Kent +3 40 £40,000 - 11
Middlesex +3 2 £52,500 - 1
Sussex -3 2 £57,500 -17.86%
Home Counties - 1 £65,000 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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.

1 584 (50.43%) SQL
2 536 (46.29%) HTML
3 524 (45.25%) .NET
4 521 (44.99%) JavaScript
5 496 (42.83%) C#
6 488 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
7 406 (35.06%) CSS
8 382 (32.99%) SQL Server
9 334 (28.84%) Web Services
10 312 (26.94%) Java
11 288 (24.87%) JSON
12 286 (24.70%) MVC
13 254 (21.93%) SOAP
14 243 (20.98%) REST
15 242 (20.90%) Microsoft
16 233 (20.12%) ASP.NET
17 227 (19.60%) jQuery
18 196 (16.93%) .NET Framework
19 193 (16.67%) OO
20 184 (15.89%) Degree
21 175 (15.11%) Oracle
22 169 (14.59%) Finance
23 168 (14.51%) AngularJS
24 156 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
25 142 (12.26%) XSLT
26 136 (11.74%) T-SQL
27 135 (11.66%) SDLC
28 134 (11.57%) Scrum
29 133 (11.49%) WCF
30 132 (11.40%) Problem-Solving

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 71 (6.13%) IIS
2 39 (3.37%) Apache
3 33 (2.85%) CMS
3 33 (2.85%) SharePoint
4 31 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
5 29 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 22 (1.90%) Confluence
7 20 (1.73%) JBoss
8 19 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
9 18 (1.55%) WebLogic
10 16 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (1.38%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.30%) WordPress
12 14 (1.21%) Mendix
12 14 (1.21%) Umbraco
13 13 (1.12%) Drupal
14 12 (1.04%) Anypoint
14 12 (1.04%) nginx
15 11 (0.95%) Mule
15 11 (0.95%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 45 (3.89%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 15 (1.30%) FrameMaker
6 9 (0.78%) RoboHelp
7 8 (0.69%) GIMP
8 5 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.26%) XMetaL
10 2 (0.17%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.17%) InDesign
10 2 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.95%) Magento
3 10 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
4 9 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (0.78%) SAP Business One
5 7 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.52%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.35%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.35%) Scribe Insight
7 4 (0.35%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 127 (10.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (3.20%) GitHub
4 26 (2.25%) Serverless
5 25 (2.16%) Azure Functions
6 18 (1.55%) SaaS
7 17 (1.47%) PaaS
8 14 (1.21%) npm
8 14 (1.21%) Office 365
9 12 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (0.78%) iPaaS
11 8 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.69%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.60%) Boomi
13 5 (0.43%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.43%) Yarn
14 4 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.35%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 70 (6.04%) HTTP
2 42 (3.63%) Internet
3 40 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.12%) DNS
4 13 (1.12%) SSL
5 10 (0.86%) FTP
6 8 (0.69%) Firewall
6 8 (0.69%) SMTP
7 7 (0.60%) IMAP
8 6 (0.52%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.43%) DAB
10 3 (0.26%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.26%) Extranet
10 3 (0.26%) Network Security
11 2 (0.17%) IPsec
11 2 (0.17%) Modbus
11 2 (0.17%) SAN
11 2 (0.17%) SMS
11 2 (0.17%) SNMP
11 2 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (32.99%) SQL Server
2 104 (8.98%) Relational Database
3 91 (7.86%) MySQL
4 57 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (3.89%) NoSQL
7 44 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 40 (3.45%) RDBMS
9 37 (3.20%) Oracle Database
10 36 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 35 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
13 29 (2.50%) Big Data
13 29 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
14 28 (2.42%) MongoDB
15 26 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 22 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
16 22 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
17 21 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
18 20 (1.73%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 124 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 111 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (8.81%) Visual Studio
4 85 (7.34%) JIRA
5 84 (7.25%) Jenkins
6 65 (5.61%) Subversion
7 59 (5.09%) Eclipse
8 48 (4.15%) Maven
9 45 (3.89%) JUnit
10 32 (2.76%) IntelliJ
11 31 (2.68%) Selenium
12 30 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
13 26 (2.25%) NUnit
14 24 (2.07%) InstallShield
15 23 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
16 21 (1.81%) Ant
16 21 (1.81%) TeamCity
16 21 (1.81%) WiX
17 16 (1.38%) Hudson
17 16 (1.38%) Mockito
General
1 169 (14.59%) Finance
2 33 (2.85%) Telecoms
3 26 (2.25%) Marketing
4 23 (1.99%) Retail
5 22 (1.90%) Games
6 16 (1.38%) Publishing
7 12 (1.04%) Aerospace
7 12 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.95%) French Language
9 10 (0.86%) Law
10 7 (0.60%) Electronics
11 6 (0.52%) Automotive
12 5 (0.43%) Advertising
12 5 (0.43%) Legal
13 4 (0.35%) Back Office
13 4 (0.35%) Local Government
13 4 (0.35%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.26%) German Language
15 1 (0.086%) Front Office
15 1 (0.086%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 729 (62.95%) Developer
2 183 (15.80%) .NET Developer
3 153 (13.21%) Software Developer
4 129 (11.14%) C# Developer
5 125 (10.79%) Senior Developer
6 113 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 109 (9.41%) Analyst
8 85 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 73 (6.30%) Consultant
10 70 (6.04%) Full Stack Developer
11 62 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
12 61 (5.27%) .NET Software Developer
13 60 (5.18%) Architect
14 50 (4.32%) SQL Developer
15 49 (4.23%) Lead Developer
16 46 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
17 44 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
18 40 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 40 (3.45%) Software Engineer
19 39 (3.37%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 536 (46.29%) HTML
2 524 (45.25%) .NET
3 406 (35.06%) CSS
4 334 (28.84%) Web Services
5 288 (24.87%) JSON
6 254 (21.93%) SOAP
7 243 (20.98%) REST
8 233 (20.12%) ASP.NET
9 227 (19.60%) jQuery
10 196 (16.93%) .NET Framework
11 168 (14.51%) AngularJS
12 156 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 142 (12.26%) XSLT
14 133 (11.49%) WCF
15 122 (10.54%) ASP.NET Web API
15 122 (10.54%) Spring
16 120 (10.36%) HTML5
17 115 (9.93%) RESTful
18 105 (9.07%) Ajax
19 98 (8.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (6.39%) Computer Science
3 64 (5.53%) User Experience
4 47 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
5 46 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (3.02%) Client/Server
7 34 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 25 (2.16%) W3C
9 22 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 18 (1.55%) Enterprise Cloud
10 18 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
11 16 (1.38%) Fintech
11 16 (1.38%) N-Tier
12 15 (1.30%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.21%) Virtual Team
14 9 (0.78%) Driving Licence
14 9 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.69%) Device Driver
16 7 (0.60%) Data Structures
17 6 (0.52%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 120 (10.36%) Linux
2 117 (10.10%) Windows
3 66 (5.70%) Unix
4 46 (3.97%) Android
5 44 (3.80%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.73%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.43%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 4 (0.35%) AIX
9 4 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.35%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.086%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (24.70%) MVC
3 193 (16.67%) OO
4 135 (11.66%) SDLC
5 134 (11.57%) Scrum
6 132 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
7 127 (10.97%) SOA
8 120 (10.36%) Software Engineering
9 119 (10.28%) TDD
10 105 (9.07%) Test Automation
11 100 (8.64%) DevOps
12 99 (8.55%) Unit Testing
13 98 (8.46%) Web Development
14 96 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
15 85 (7.34%) Workflow
16 68 (5.87%) System Testing
17 67 (5.79%) OOD
18 66 (5.70%) OOP
19 64 (5.53%) Open Source
20 61 (5.27%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 584 (50.43%) SQL
2 521 (44.99%) JavaScript
3 496 (42.83%) C#
4 312 (26.94%) Java
5 136 (11.74%) T-SQL
6 99 (8.55%) C++
7 79 (6.82%) PHP
8 72 (6.22%) Python
9 58 (5.01%) PL/SQL
10 35 (3.02%) Perl
11 31 (2.68%) C
11 31 (2.68%) VB.NET
12 27 (2.33%) Java 8
13 22 (1.90%) Scala
14 20 (1.73%) ABAP
14 20 (1.73%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.64%) Apple Swift
15 19 (1.64%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.64%) Ruby
16 18 (1.55%) ES6
Qualifications
1 184 (15.89%) Degree
2 46 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 24 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.99%) ISTQB
6 16 (1.38%) CISSP
6 16 (1.38%) ISEB
7 14 (1.21%) Master's Degree
8 12 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (0.69%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.69%) PMP
11 4 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.17%) MCPD
14 1 (0.086%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (8.64%) QA
2 24 (2.07%) SLA
3 14 (1.21%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.60%) DICOM
5 5 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.17%) GDPR
7 2 (0.17%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.17%) ISO 26262
7 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.17%) JTAG
7 2 (0.17%) MISRA
7 2 (0.17%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.086%) HL7
System Software
1 68 (5.87%) Docker
2 16 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.69%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.60%) NFS
6 5 (0.43%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.35%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.35%) HDFS
8 3 (0.26%) LXC
9 1 (0.086%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 30 (2.59%) Kubernetes
2 24 (2.07%) Ansible
3 12 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.95%) CloudHub
4 11 (0.95%) Terraform
5 10 (0.86%) Puppet
6 7 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.35%) HP ALM
7 4 (0.35%) Kibana
7 4 (0.35%) Oozie
7 4 (0.35%) Rundeck
7 4 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.35%) TIBCO Hawk
8 2 (0.17%) Galera Cluster
8 2 (0.17%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.086%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.086%) vRealize
9 1 (0.086%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 242 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 175 (15.11%) Oracle
3 54 (4.66%) SAP
4 27 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (1.90%) Xamarin
6 19 (1.64%) Adobe
7 18 (1.55%) IBM
7 18 (1.55%) VMware
8 17 (1.47%) Google
9 15 (1.30%) Tableau
10 14 (1.21%) MuleSoft
11 12 (1.04%) Telerik
12 10 (0.86%) ServiceNow
13 9 (0.78%) hybris
13 9 (0.78%) webMethods
14 7 (0.60%) Informatica
14 7 (0.60%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.60%) Unisys
15 6 (0.52%) Apple
15 6 (0.52%) MKS