Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 52 42
Rank change year-on-year -27 -10 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 1,166 1,530 2,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.84% 5.13% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.71% 12.54% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1,312 2,035
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,850 £62,500 £58,750
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 13,391 12,202 15,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.14% 40.92% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11,679 10,591 13,496
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -29 480 £45,000 -5.26% 62
Berkshire -43 228 £47,250 -5.50% 38
Surrey +13 209 £45,000 +5.88% 25
Hampshire -53 191 £50,000 +16.28% 39
Buckinghamshire -11 139 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Oxfordshire -10 113 £45,000 -10.00% 12
East Sussex 0 107 £45,000 +12.50% 6
West Sussex -21 101 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Kent -22 44 £40,000 +23.08% 11
Sussex +4 26 £70,000 +27.27%
Middlesex +3 1 - - 1
XML
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 662 (56.78%) HTML
2 659 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 561 (48.11%) SQL
4 517 (44.34%) CSS
5 491 (42.11%) C#
6 474 (40.65%) .NET
7 412 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
8 361 (30.96%) SQL Server
9 342 (29.33%) Java
10 312 (26.76%) MVC
10 312 (26.76%) JSON
11 276 (23.67%) Web Services
12 271 (23.24%) ASP.NET
13 270 (23.16%) jQuery
14 250 (21.44%) REST
15 234 (20.07%) AngularJS
16 232 (19.90%) SOAP
17 230 (19.73%) Microsoft
18 219 (18.78%) Oracle
19 217 (18.61%) Degree
20 193 (16.55%) OO
21 188 (16.12%) .NET Framework
22 179 (15.35%) Software Engineering
23 160 (13.72%) Finance
24 156 (13.38%) Ajax
25 145 (12.44%) HTML5
26 142 (12.18%) Windows
27 139 (11.92%) Web Development
28 133 (11.41%) Git (software)
29 130 (11.15%) XSLT

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 76 (6.52%) IIS
2 55 (4.72%) CMS
3 49 (4.20%) Apache
4 45 (3.86%) SharePoint
5 38 (3.26%) Drupal
6 35 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 34 (2.92%) Tomcat
8 31 (2.66%) JBoss
9 23 (1.97%) Umbraco
10 20 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (1.54%) WebSphere
12 16 (1.37%) WordPress
13 15 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
14 14 (1.20%) Apache Solr
15 12 (1.03%) WebLogic
16 10 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
17 9 (0.77%) Confluence
17 9 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (1.89%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.29%) GIMP
6 14 (1.20%) RoboHelp
7 8 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.60%) Chatbot
9 5 (0.43%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.34%) InVision
11 2 (0.17%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.17%) InDesign
11 2 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.086%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 19 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (1.11%) Oracle 11i
5 12 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
5 12 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
9 4 (0.34%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.34%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.17%) TIBCO iProcess
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.086%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 88 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.54%) Cloudflare
4 17 (1.46%) SaaS
5 14 (1.20%) Force.com
5 14 (1.20%) GitHub
5 14 (1.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 12 (1.03%) PaaS
7 10 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (0.86%) NuGet
8 9 (0.77%) Office 365
9 7 (0.60%) Boomi
9 7 (0.60%) npm
9 7 (0.60%) Serverless
10 6 (0.51%) AdWords
11 5 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (0.43%) IaaS
12 4 (0.34%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.34%) iTunes
12 4 (0.34%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 76 (6.52%) HTTP
2 39 (3.34%) Internet
3 37 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.29%) FTP
5 14 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.86%) SSL
7 9 (0.77%) DNS
8 8 (0.69%) Intranet
8 8 (0.69%) Network Security
8 8 (0.69%) SMS
9 6 (0.51%) Firewall
10 5 (0.43%) VoIP
11 4 (0.34%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.34%) WebEx
12 3 (0.26%) Modbus
13 2 (0.17%) DAB
13 2 (0.17%) Extranet
13 2 (0.17%) IPsec
13 2 (0.17%) SAN
13 2 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (30.96%) SQL Server
2 117 (10.03%) MySQL
3 113 (9.69%) Relational Database
4 75 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (5.32%) RDBMS
6 46 (3.95%) NoSQL
7 38 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
7 38 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 35 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (2.57%) Big Data
11 25 (2.14%) MariaDB
12 24 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
12 24 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (1.97%) Oracle Database
14 22 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
15 19 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
16 16 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 133 (11.41%) Git (software)
2 101 (8.66%) Visual Studio
3 82 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 72 (6.17%) Jenkins
5 65 (5.57%) Subversion
6 63 (5.40%) JIRA
7 62 (5.32%) Eclipse
8 57 (4.89%) Maven
9 44 (3.77%) Ant
10 37 (3.17%) JUnit
11 32 (2.74%) Selenium
12 27 (2.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 21 (1.80%) SoapUI
14 19 (1.63%) IntelliJ
14 19 (1.63%) Jasmine
15 18 (1.54%) Gradle
15 18 (1.54%) Grunt
16 17 (1.46%) Hudson
16 17 (1.46%) NetBeans
17 16 (1.37%) NUnit
General
1 160 (13.72%) Finance
2 74 (6.35%) Marketing
3 39 (3.34%) Telecoms
4 34 (2.92%) Retail
5 27 (2.32%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.54%) French Language
7 14 (1.20%) German Language
8 13 (1.11%) Publishing
9 12 (1.03%) Multimedia
10 10 (0.86%) Advertising
10 10 (0.86%) Banking
10 10 (0.86%) Electronics
10 10 (0.86%) Law
11 7 (0.60%) Automotive
11 7 (0.60%) Games
11 7 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.51%) Back Office
13 3 (0.26%) Local Government
14 1 (0.086%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.086%) Legal
Job Titles
1 762 (65.35%) Developer
2 256 (21.96%) C# Developer
3 231 (19.81%) .NET Developer
4 192 (16.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 158 (13.55%) Software Developer
6 141 (12.09%) Senior Developer
7 140 (12.01%) Java Developer
8 123 (10.55%) C# Software Developer
9 114 (9.78%) .NET Software Developer
10 98 (8.40%) Analyst
11 83 (7.12%) Software Engineer
12 67 (5.75%) Lead Developer
13 57 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
13 57 (4.89%) SQL Developer
14 55 (4.72%) HTML Developer
14 55 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
15 54 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 54 (4.63%) Consultant
15 54 (4.63%) Web Developer
16 53 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 662 (56.78%) HTML
2 517 (44.34%) CSS
3 474 (40.65%) .NET
4 312 (26.76%) JSON
5 276 (23.67%) Web Services
6 271 (23.24%) ASP.NET
7 270 (23.16%) jQuery
8 250 (21.44%) REST
9 234 (20.07%) AngularJS
10 232 (19.90%) SOAP
11 188 (16.12%) .NET Framework
12 156 (13.38%) Ajax
13 145 (12.44%) HTML5
14 130 (11.15%) XSLT
15 123 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web API
16 117 (10.03%) WCF
17 113 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC
18 102 (8.75%) Spring
19 98 (8.40%) J2EE
20 91 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 121 (10.38%) Computer Science
2 74 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
4 48 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 48 (4.12%) User Experience
5 36 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
6 35 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 30 (2.57%) Algorithms
8 24 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.06%) W3C
9 17 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (1.03%) Fintech
11 12 (1.03%) Social Media
12 10 (0.86%) FMCG
13 9 (0.77%) Driving Licence
13 9 (0.77%) Life Science
14 8 (0.69%) Clustering
14 8 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
14 8 (0.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 142 (12.18%) Windows
2 98 (8.40%) Linux
3 67 (5.75%) Unix
4 29 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 29 (2.49%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.89%) Android
6 19 (1.63%) Windows Phone
6 19 (1.63%) Windows Phone 8
7 11 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.69%) Solaris
8 8 (0.69%) zOS
9 5 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.34%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.26%) Debian
11 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.17%) AIX
12 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (26.76%) MVC
3 193 (16.55%) OO
4 179 (15.35%) Software Engineering
5 139 (11.92%) Web Development
6 127 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
7 122 (10.46%) Unit Testing
8 121 (10.38%) Scrum
9 115 (9.86%) TDD
10 105 (9.01%) SDLC
11 92 (7.89%) Test Automation
12 86 (7.38%) SOA
13 84 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
14 82 (7.03%) Open Source
15 80 (6.86%) Workflow
16 78 (6.69%) DevOps
17 75 (6.43%) OOP
18 71 (6.09%) E-Commerce
19 66 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
20 59 (5.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 659 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 561 (48.11%) SQL
3 491 (42.11%) C#
4 342 (29.33%) Java
5 126 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 106 (9.09%) PHP
7 75 (6.43%) C++
8 73 (6.26%) PL/SQL
9 71 (6.09%) VB.NET
10 61 (5.23%) Python
11 32 (2.74%) Java 8
12 31 (2.66%) TypeScript
13 28 (2.40%) C
14 27 (2.32%) VB
15 20 (1.72%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.72%) Scala
15 20 (1.72%) VB6
16 18 (1.54%) Perl
16 18 (1.54%) XPath
17 17 (1.46%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 217 (18.61%) Degree
2 71 (6.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.97%) SC Cleared
3 23 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 18 (1.54%) CISSP
6 12 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.86%) ISEB
8 8 (0.69%) PhD
9 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.26%) PMP
11 2 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.086%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.086%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.086%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.086%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.80%) QA
2 28 (2.40%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.11%) SLA
4 11 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.86%) Solvency II
6 9 (0.77%) PA-DSS
7 5 (0.43%) HL7
8 3 (0.26%) DICOM
8 3 (0.26%) JTAG
8 3 (0.26%) MISRA
9 1 (0.086%) COSHH
9 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 34 (2.92%) Docker
2 8 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.34%) LXC
3 4 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.086%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.086%) Firmware
6 1 (0.086%) HDFS
6 1 (0.086%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.086%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (2.14%) Ansible
2 21 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.54%) HP ALM
4 7 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.51%) Galera Cluster
6 5 (0.43%) Puppet
7 4 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.26%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.26%) SCOM
9 2 (0.17%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.086%) Apache Shiro
10 1 (0.086%) Kibana
10 1 (0.086%) logstash
10 1 (0.086%) Oozie
10 1 (0.086%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 230 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 219 (18.78%) Oracle
3 32 (2.74%) Google
4 27 (2.32%) Adobe
4 27 (2.32%) IBM
5 26 (2.23%) Capita
6 24 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.63%) HP
8 18 (1.54%) SAP
8 18 (1.54%) ServiceNow
8 18 (1.54%) Xamarin
9 16 (1.37%) TIBCO
10 14 (1.20%) Pardot
11 11 (0.94%) Apple
12 10 (0.86%) BEA
13 9 (0.77%) MuleSoft
13 9 (0.77%) PayPal
13 9 (0.77%) WorldPay
14 8 (0.69%) Sybase
14 8 (0.69%) WooCommerce