Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 81 51
Rank change year-on-year +2 -30 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,059 1,158 1,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.96% 3.83% 5.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.99% 8.73% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 840 982 1,301
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,200 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 10,603 13,259 12,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.68% 43.86% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9,086 11,553 10,577
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 -2 355 £45,000 - 68
Hampshire +36 286 £45,000 -10.00% 31
Berkshire +16 224 £45,000 -5.26% 44
Surrey -8 160 £56,250 +25.00% 23
West Sussex +15 129 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Buckinghamshire +7 122 £45,000 -10.00% 15
East Sussex -4 85 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Kent +12 42 £42,500 +3.03% 13
Oxfordshire -45 9 £51,250 +13.89% 9
Sussex -3 1 - -
Isle of Wight - 1 £40,000 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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.

1 575 (54.30%) SQL
2 469 (44.29%) JavaScript
3 448 (42.30%) Agile Software Development
4 414 (39.09%) C#
5 403 (38.05%) .NET
6 391 (36.92%) HTML
7 378 (35.69%) SQL Server
8 367 (34.66%) JSON
9 335 (31.63%) CSS
10 295 (27.86%) Web Services
11 250 (23.61%) SOAP
12 242 (22.85%) Java
13 227 (21.44%) REST
14 218 (20.59%) jQuery
15 213 (20.11%) Microsoft
16 194 (18.32%) Degree
17 185 (17.47%) AngularJS
18 183 (17.28%) WCF
19 180 (17.00%) ASP.NET
20 177 (16.71%) MVC
21 160 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
22 156 (14.73%) OO
22 156 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
23 149 (14.07%) Git (software)
24 141 (13.31%) Windows
25 135 (12.75%) Oracle
26 131 (12.37%) RESTful
27 128 (12.09%) SOA
28 123 (11.61%) DevOps
29 121 (11.43%) Web Development

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 85 (8.03%) IIS
2 67 (6.33%) Tomcat
3 61 (5.76%) BizTalk Server
4 58 (5.48%) Apache
5 57 (5.38%) SharePoint
6 46 (4.34%) Confluence
7 33 (3.12%) WordPress
8 30 (2.83%) CMS
8 30 (2.83%) Joomla!
9 20 (1.89%) GeoServer
10 19 (1.79%) Drupal
11 18 (1.70%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.66%) Anypoint
13 7 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
14 6 (0.57%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.47%) nginx
15 5 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.38%) Mule
16 4 (0.38%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 46 (4.34%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.19%) Maple
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.094%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.094%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.094%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.094%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 27 (2.55%) Magento
2 20 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.76%) nopCommerce
4 7 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.28%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 160 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (6.23%) SaaS
4 38 (3.59%) Serverless
5 26 (2.46%) PaaS
6 22 (2.08%) Azure Functions
7 21 (1.98%) Office 365
8 18 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
10 11 (1.04%) GitHub
11 9 (0.85%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.76%) Force.com
12 8 (0.76%) Power Platform
12 8 (0.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 8 (0.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 7 (0.66%) Tricentis Tosca
14 5 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.10%) HTTP
2 22 (2.08%) FTP
3 20 (1.89%) SSL
4 18 (1.70%) VPN
5 10 (0.94%) DNS
6 7 (0.66%) DHCP
7 5 (0.47%) SMTP
8 3 (0.28%) 4G
8 3 (0.28%) Internet
8 3 (0.28%) Intranet
8 3 (0.28%) LAN
8 3 (0.28%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (0.28%) WAN
9 2 (0.19%) 3G
9 2 (0.19%) 5G
9 2 (0.19%) IMAP
9 2 (0.19%) LTE
9 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.19%) Wireless
10 1 (0.094%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (35.69%) SQL Server
2 92 (8.69%) MySQL
3 72 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
4 70 (6.61%) Relational Database
5 40 (3.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 29 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (2.55%) NoSQL
8 26 (2.46%) MongoDB
9 23 (2.17%) Big Data
10 21 (1.98%) GIS
10 21 (1.98%) Oracle Database
10 21 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (1.42%) SQLite
14 13 (1.23%) DB2
15 11 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (0.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 149 (14.07%) Git (software)
2 109 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 104 (9.82%) Jenkins
4 76 (7.18%) Visual Studio
5 71 (6.70%) JIRA
6 64 (6.04%) Maven
7 61 (5.76%) Selenium
8 57 (5.38%) JUnit
9 38 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 37 (3.49%) SpecFlow
10 37 (3.49%) TeamCity
11 35 (3.31%) Mockito
12 33 (3.12%) Subversion
13 31 (2.93%) JMeter
14 30 (2.83%) Bitbucket
14 30 (2.83%) SoapUI
15 29 (2.74%) WiX
16 27 (2.55%) Cucumber
17 16 (1.51%) Eclipse
18 11 (1.04%) Jasmine
General
1 105 (9.92%) Finance
2 29 (2.74%) Retail
3 28 (2.64%) Manufacturing
4 21 (1.98%) Marketing
5 20 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.79%) Law
7 16 (1.51%) Advertising
8 9 (0.85%) Automotive
8 9 (0.85%) Games
8 9 (0.85%) Legal
9 7 (0.66%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.57%) Electronics
11 3 (0.28%) Back Office
12 2 (0.19%) Banking
12 2 (0.19%) French Language
12 2 (0.19%) German Language
12 2 (0.19%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.19%) Publishing
12 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.094%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 618 (58.36%) Developer
2 141 (13.31%) Java Developer
3 133 (12.56%) Analyst
4 107 (10.10%) Software Developer
5 106 (10.01%) .NET Developer
5 106 (10.01%) Senior Developer
6 102 (9.63%) C# Developer
7 59 (5.57%) Applications Support
7 59 (5.57%) Support Analyst
8 58 (5.48%) Consultant
8 58 (5.48%) PHP Developer
9 51 (4.82%) Web Developer
10 46 (4.34%) C# .NET Developer
11 40 (3.78%) Software Engineer
12 37 (3.49%) Applications Support Analyst
12 37 (3.49%) Junior
12 37 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
12 37 (3.49%) SQL Developer
13 35 (3.31%) Junior Developer
14 29 (2.74%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (38.05%) .NET
2 391 (36.92%) HTML
3 367 (34.66%) JSON
4 335 (31.63%) CSS
5 295 (27.86%) Web Services
6 250 (23.61%) SOAP
7 227 (21.44%) REST
8 218 (20.59%) jQuery
9 185 (17.47%) AngularJS
10 183 (17.28%) WCF
11 180 (17.00%) ASP.NET
12 131 (12.37%) RESTful
13 109 (10.29%) Spring
14 103 (9.73%) XSLT
15 102 (9.63%) .NET Framework
16 86 (8.12%) Ajax
16 86 (8.12%) LINQ
17 83 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
17 83 (7.84%) HTML5
18 75 (7.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.34%) Greenfield Project
2 46 (4.34%) Self-Motivation
3 38 (3.59%) Client/Server
4 34 (3.21%) User Experience
5 33 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 23 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 19 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
8 19 (1.79%) Virtual Team
9 16 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 16 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.13%) iSeries
11 11 (1.04%) Reinsurance
12 10 (0.94%) AS400
12 10 (0.94%) Replication
13 8 (0.76%) Clustering
13 8 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (0.76%) PKI
14 7 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 141 (13.31%) Windows
2 116 (10.95%) Linux
3 47 (4.44%) Android
3 47 (4.44%) Unix
4 32 (3.02%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.93%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.04%) Debian
7 8 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.47%) Fedora
10 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.094%) CentOS
12 1 (0.094%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.094%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (42.30%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (16.71%) MVC
3 156 (14.73%) OO
3 156 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
4 128 (12.09%) SOA
5 123 (11.61%) DevOps
6 121 (11.43%) Web Development
7 110 (10.39%) Scrum
8 108 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (10.01%) SDLC
10 99 (9.35%) Computer Science
11 83 (7.84%) Software Engineering
12 81 (7.65%) SOLID
13 78 (7.37%) Test Automation
14 68 (6.42%) TDD
15 64 (6.04%) ITIL
16 61 (5.76%) Mentoring
17 60 (5.67%) Analytics
18 57 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
18 57 (5.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 575 (54.30%) SQL
2 469 (44.29%) JavaScript
3 414 (39.09%) C#
4 242 (22.85%) Java
5 117 (11.05%) PHP
6 84 (7.93%) T-SQL
7 61 (5.76%) C++
7 61 (5.76%) VB.NET
8 54 (5.10%) Python
9 38 (3.59%) XPath
10 33 (3.12%) PowerShell
11 31 (2.93%) PL/SQL
12 28 (2.64%) Ruby
13 25 (2.36%) RPG
14 23 (2.17%) VB
15 22 (2.08%) TypeScript
16 20 (1.89%) C
17 16 (1.51%) R
18 15 (1.42%) COBOL
19 14 (1.32%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 194 (18.32%) Degree
2 73 (6.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (3.68%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.61%) CCENT
6 17 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.61%) MCSA
7 15 (1.42%) HND
8 9 (0.85%) ISEB
9 8 (0.76%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.57%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.57%) PMP
11 5 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.38%) MCITP
13 3 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
14 2 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.19%) PhD
15 1 (0.094%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.27%) QA
2 24 (2.27%) SLA
3 14 (1.32%) GDPR
4 8 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.57%) PMO
6 4 (0.38%) GAMP
6 4 (0.38%) HL7
6 4 (0.38%) WCAG
7 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (4.72%) Docker
2 17 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.28%) NFS
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.94%) Terraform
4 9 (0.85%) HP ALM
5 7 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.57%) Ansible
7 4 (0.38%) CloudHub
7 4 (0.38%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.38%) Puppet
7 4 (0.38%) TIBCO Hawk
8 3 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.19%) SQL Sentry
9 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.094%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.094%) Kibana
Vendors
1 213 (20.11%) Microsoft
2 135 (12.75%) Oracle
3 28 (2.64%) Atlassian
3 28 (2.64%) IBM
4 27 (2.55%) SAP
5 19 (1.79%) Google
5 19 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (1.61%) VMware
7 13 (1.23%) MuleSoft
8 12 (1.13%) Tableau
9 10 (0.94%) Splunk
10 9 (0.85%) HP
10 9 (0.85%) Xamarin
11 8 (0.76%) BT
11 8 (0.76%) Fujitsu
11 8 (0.76%) Informatica
12 7 (0.66%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.57%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.47%) Dynatrace
14 5 (0.47%) Tealeaf