Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 62 46
Rank change year-on-year -19 -16 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,105 1,346 1,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.73% 4.63% 5.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.58% 11.18% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1,138 1,794
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,125 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 12,886 12,041 14,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.55% 41.46% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11,193 10,394 12,606
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £66,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -16 439 £47,500 - 70
Hampshire -17 218 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Surrey -7 195 £45,000 - 43
Berkshire -47 189 £48,000 -4.00% 38
Buckinghamshire +11 154 £50,000 +11.11% 19
West Sussex -8 123 £45,000 - 8
Oxfordshire +17 96 £45,000 -18.18% 13
East Sussex -19 77 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Kent -12 39 £40,000 +14.29% 15
Sussex -2 10 £70,000 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 572 (51.76%) HTML
1 572 (51.76%) SQL
2 558 (50.50%) JavaScript
3 479 (43.35%) .NET
4 464 (41.99%) C#
5 426 (38.55%) CSS
6 413 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
7 354 (32.04%) SQL Server
8 317 (28.69%) Java
9 287 (25.97%) JSON
10 275 (24.89%) MVC
11 271 (24.52%) Web Services
12 247 (22.35%) Microsoft
13 244 (22.08%) REST
14 231 (20.90%) SOAP
15 229 (20.72%) ASP.NET
16 225 (20.36%) jQuery
17 203 (18.37%) Degree
18 192 (17.38%) .NET Framework
19 187 (16.92%) Oracle
20 182 (16.47%) AngularJS
21 171 (15.48%) OO
22 159 (14.39%) Finance
23 139 (12.58%) Software Engineering
24 136 (12.31%) HTML5
25 133 (12.04%) Ajax
26 129 (11.67%) XSLT
27 128 (11.58%) T-SQL
28 127 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
29 123 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure

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 73 (6.61%) IIS
2 49 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 43 (3.89%) CMS
4 40 (3.62%) Apache
5 28 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 26 (2.35%) JBoss
7 25 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
7 25 (2.26%) Drupal
8 22 (1.99%) Umbraco
9 19 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
10 16 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (1.45%) WordPress
11 15 (1.36%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.27%) Confluence
13 13 (1.18%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.90%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
16 8 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
17 7 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 49 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (1.63%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.90%) GIMP
4 10 (0.90%) RoboHelp
5 7 (0.63%) Chatbot
6 6 (0.54%) FrameMaker
7 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.27%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.18%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.18%) InDesign
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.090%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.090%) InVision
10 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.63%) Magento
6 7 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.54%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.45%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.36%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.36%) Scribe Insight
10 3 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.27%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 123 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.08%) GitHub
4 20 (1.81%) Serverless
5 18 (1.63%) Azure Functions
6 14 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (1.27%) Office 365
7 11 (1.00%) PaaS
8 9 (0.81%) Boomi
8 9 (0.81%) Cloudflare
8 9 (0.81%) iPaaS
9 7 (0.63%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.63%) npm
10 6 (0.54%) SaaS
11 4 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.36%) Force.com
11 4 (0.36%) iTunes
11 4 (0.36%) Scribe Online
12 3 (0.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (6.33%) HTTP
2 48 (4.34%) TCP/IP
3 43 (3.89%) Internet
4 17 (1.54%) SSL
5 16 (1.45%) DNS
6 8 (0.72%) Firewall
7 7 (0.63%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.63%) SMTP
8 6 (0.54%) IMAP
8 6 (0.54%) Network Security
8 6 (0.54%) SMS
9 5 (0.45%) FTP
9 5 (0.45%) VoIP
10 4 (0.36%) DAB
10 4 (0.36%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.27%) Modbus
12 2 (0.18%) Extranet
12 2 (0.18%) Intranet
12 2 (0.18%) IPsec
12 2 (0.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (32.04%) SQL Server
2 100 (9.05%) Relational Database
3 86 (7.78%) MySQL
4 69 (6.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (4.34%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (4.34%) RDBMS
6 45 (4.07%) NoSQL
7 41 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 37 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 36 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (2.71%) Big Data
11 29 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (2.53%) Oracle Database
13 27 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (2.08%) MariaDB
15 21 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
15 21 (1.90%) MongoDB
15 21 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
16 19 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 112 (10.14%) Visual Studio
2 109 (9.86%) Git (software)
3 90 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 67 (6.06%) JIRA
5 65 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 63 (5.70%) Subversion
7 51 (4.62%) Eclipse
8 41 (3.71%) JUnit
9 40 (3.62%) Maven
10 30 (2.71%) Ant
11 26 (2.35%) Selenium
12 20 (1.81%) IntelliJ
12 20 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (1.63%) InstallShield
13 18 (1.63%) NUnit
14 17 (1.54%) Hudson
15 14 (1.27%) Grunt
16 13 (1.18%) MSBuild
16 13 (1.18%) WiX
17 12 (1.09%) Cucumber
General
1 159 (14.39%) Finance
2 41 (3.71%) Telecoms
3 40 (3.62%) Marketing
4 39 (3.53%) Retail
5 24 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.99%) Games
7 17 (1.54%) French Language
8 12 (1.09%) Publishing
9 11 (1.00%) Multimedia
10 10 (0.90%) Advertising
11 9 (0.81%) Law
12 8 (0.72%) German Language
13 5 (0.45%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.45%) Automotive
13 5 (0.45%) Electronics
13 5 (0.45%) Legal
14 4 (0.36%) Back Office
14 4 (0.36%) Local Government
15 3 (0.27%) Banking
16 1 (0.090%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 718 (64.98%) Developer
2 206 (18.64%) .NET Developer
3 181 (16.38%) C# Developer
4 152 (13.76%) Software Developer
5 133 (12.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 129 (11.67%) Java Developer
7 128 (11.58%) Senior Developer
8 92 (8.33%) Analyst
9 88 (7.96%) C# Software Developer
10 87 (7.87%) .NET Software Developer
11 63 (5.70%) Full Stack Developer
12 61 (5.52%) Consultant
13 58 (5.25%) Lead Developer
14 57 (5.16%) SQL Developer
15 56 (5.07%) Software Engineer
16 52 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 51 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
18 50 (4.52%) Architect
18 50 (4.52%) HTML Developer
19 43 (3.89%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (51.76%) HTML
2 479 (43.35%) .NET
3 426 (38.55%) CSS
4 287 (25.97%) JSON
5 271 (24.52%) Web Services
6 244 (22.08%) REST
7 231 (20.90%) SOAP
8 229 (20.72%) ASP.NET
9 225 (20.36%) jQuery
10 192 (17.38%) .NET Framework
11 182 (16.47%) AngularJS
12 136 (12.31%) HTML5
13 133 (12.04%) Ajax
14 129 (11.67%) XSLT
15 122 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 122 (11.04%) ASP.NET Web API
16 108 (9.77%) WCF
17 94 (8.51%) Spring
18 92 (8.33%) J2EE
19 83 (7.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 102 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 72 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.07%) User Experience
4 43 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
5 39 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 24 (2.17%) W3C
9 22 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
10 21 (1.90%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.81%) Algorithms
12 10 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (0.90%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.81%) Device Driver
13 9 (0.81%) Driving Licence
14 8 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
14 8 (0.72%) Fintech
14 8 (0.72%) Life Science
15 7 (0.63%) e-Learning
15 7 (0.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 113 (10.23%) Windows
2 110 (9.95%) Linux
3 72 (6.52%) Unix
4 38 (3.44%) Apple iOS
5 36 (3.26%) Android
6 20 (1.81%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.54%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.54%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (0.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 4 (0.36%) AIX
10 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.18%) Solaris
13 1 (0.090%) Debian
13 1 (0.090%) HPUX
13 1 (0.090%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.090%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.090%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (24.89%) MVC
3 171 (15.48%) OO
4 139 (12.58%) Software Engineering
5 127 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
6 115 (10.41%) Unit Testing
7 111 (10.05%) Scrum
8 110 (9.95%) SDLC
9 103 (9.32%) SOA
10 102 (9.23%) Web Development
11 101 (9.14%) TDD
12 86 (7.78%) Workflow
13 82 (7.42%) DevOps
14 80 (7.24%) Test Automation
15 79 (7.15%) Continuous Integration
16 70 (6.33%) OOP
17 65 (5.88%) OOD
17 65 (5.88%) Open Source
18 63 (5.70%) OOA/OOD
19 58 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 572 (51.76%) SQL
2 558 (50.50%) JavaScript
3 464 (41.99%) C#
4 317 (28.69%) Java
5 128 (11.58%) T-SQL
6 90 (8.14%) C++
7 84 (7.60%) PHP
8 70 (6.33%) Python
9 61 (5.52%) PL/SQL
10 55 (4.98%) VB.NET
11 40 (3.62%) C
12 33 (2.99%) Perl
13 25 (2.26%) Scala
14 22 (1.99%) TypeScript
15 21 (1.90%) PowerShell
16 19 (1.72%) Java 8
17 15 (1.36%) Ruby
18 14 (1.27%) ES6
19 13 (1.18%) Shell Script
19 13 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 203 (18.37%) Degree
2 60 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.99%) CISSP
4 19 (1.72%) ISEB
5 18 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 17 (1.54%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 15 (1.36%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.72%) PMP
10 7 (0.63%) Master's Degree
10 7 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 1 (0.090%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.090%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.34%) QA
2 20 (1.81%) SLA
3 16 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.63%) DICOM
6 6 (0.54%) PA-DSS
7 5 (0.45%) HL7
7 5 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.27%) JTAG
8 3 (0.27%) MISRA
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 26262
9 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.090%) GDPR
10 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (4.89%) Docker
2 9 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.36%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.27%) LXC
7 2 (0.18%) NFS
7 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.090%) Firmware
8 1 (0.090%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (2.35%) Ansible
2 20 (1.81%) Kubernetes
3 14 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.81%) Puppet
4 9 (0.81%) Terraform
5 5 (0.45%) Galera Cluster
6 4 (0.36%) HP ALM
6 4 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.18%) CloudHub
7 2 (0.18%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.18%) SCOM
7 2 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.090%) Kibana
8 1 (0.090%) logstash
8 1 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 247 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 187 (16.92%) Oracle
3 34 (3.08%) SAP
4 26 (2.35%) Google
5 25 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 19 (1.72%) ServiceNow
7 18 (1.63%) Adobe
7 18 (1.63%) Capita
7 18 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.09%) IBM
9 10 (0.90%) Tableau
10 9 (0.81%) VMware
10 9 (0.81%) WooCommerce
11 8 (0.72%) hybris
11 8 (0.72%) Telerik
11 8 (0.72%) webMethods
12 7 (0.63%) MuleSoft
12 7 (0.63%) OutSystems
12 7 (0.63%) Workday
13 6 (0.54%) MKS