Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 144 105 69
Rank change year-on-year -39 -36 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 227 660 1,086
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.97% 2.97% 4.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.51% 7.49% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 195 584 983
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 5,032 8,806 10,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.68% 39.58% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,314 7,530 9,507
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
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 7 March 2021.

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 7 March 2021. 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 -32 63 £45,000 -10.00% 26
Surrey +5 59 £57,500 +9.52% 20
Hampshire -20 58 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Berkshire -5 27 £55,000 -4.35% 15
Buckinghamshire -7 22 £42,500 -5.56% 6
West Sussex -13 20 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Oxfordshire +24 14 £40,000 -17.95% 5
East Sussex -8 8 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Kent -1 5 £52,500 - 4
Middlesex +3 2 £48,750 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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.

1 125 (55.07%) JavaScript
2 120 (52.86%) HTML
3 117 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (49.34%) CSS
5 104 (45.81%) JSON
6 102 (44.93%) SQL
7 71 (31.28%) REST
8 68 (29.96%) C#
9 65 (28.63%) Java
10 62 (27.31%) SOAP
10 62 (27.31%) AngularJS
11 58 (25.55%) .NET
12 57 (25.11%) Git (software)
13 56 (24.67%) Web Services
14 47 (20.70%) SQL Server
15 46 (20.26%) Scrum
16 44 (19.38%) Finance
16 44 (19.38%) MySQL
17 43 (18.94%) Azure
17 43 (18.94%) TypeScript
18 40 (17.62%) Test Automation
19 39 (17.18%) SaaS
20 38 (16.74%) Software Engineering
21 36 (15.86%) HTML5
21 36 (15.86%) Microservices
22 35 (15.42%) Spring
23 33 (14.54%) MVC
23 33 (14.54%) PHP
23 33 (14.54%) React
24 32 (14.10%) 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 21 (9.25%) Tomcat
2 20 (8.81%) Apache
3 18 (7.93%) Confluence
4 13 (5.73%) CMS
4 13 (5.73%) JBoss
4 13 (5.73%) WebLogic
4 13 (5.73%) WordPress
5 12 (5.29%) Joomla!
6 8 (3.52%) SAS
7 5 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.76%) IIS
9 3 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.32%) Liferay
10 2 (0.88%) Drupal
10 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (7.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.44%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (5.73%) Magento
2 10 (4.41%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (3.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (2.20%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (1.76%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.88%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.88%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.44%) Shopify
7 1 (0.44%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.94%) Azure
2 39 (17.18%) SaaS
3 27 (11.89%) AWS
4 7 (3.08%) GitHub
5 6 (2.64%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (2.64%) Azure Data Factory
6 5 (2.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 5 (2.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 4 (1.76%) IaaS
7 4 (1.76%) Serverless
8 3 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.88%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.88%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.88%) GCP
9 2 (0.88%) Microsoft 365
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.49%) HTTP
2 14 (6.17%) SSL
3 8 (3.52%) VPN
4 7 (3.08%) RTP
4 7 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.76%) Internet
6 3 (1.32%) FTP
6 3 (1.32%) LAN
6 3 (1.32%) WAN
7 2 (0.88%) Firewall
8 1 (0.44%) Broadband
8 1 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.70%) SQL Server
2 44 (19.38%) MySQL
3 15 (6.61%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.76%) OLTP
8 4 (1.76%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.44%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 57 (25.11%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.10%) JIRA
3 30 (13.22%) JUnit
4 20 (8.81%) Jenkins
5 18 (7.93%) Selenium
6 12 (5.29%) Eclipse
6 12 (5.29%) IntelliJ
7 10 (4.41%) Maven
8 9 (3.96%) Subversion
8 9 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (3.52%) Hudson
9 8 (3.52%) PHPUnit
9 8 (3.52%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (3.08%) Ant
10 7 (3.08%) Cypress.io
10 7 (3.08%) SoapUI
10 7 (3.08%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.64%) CruiseControl
11 6 (2.64%) NUnit
12 5 (2.20%) Bugzilla
General
1 44 (19.38%) Finance
2 14 (6.17%) Marketing
3 10 (4.41%) Law
4 8 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.64%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.76%) Automotive
6 4 (1.76%) Retail
7 3 (1.32%) Czech Language
7 3 (1.32%) Local Government
8 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.88%) Back Office
8 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.88%) Korean Language
8 2 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Military
9 1 (0.44%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 137 (60.35%) Developer
2 40 (17.62%) Senior Developer
3 32 (14.10%) Software Engineer
4 27 (11.89%) C# Developer
5 26 (11.45%) Java Developer
6 25 (11.01%) .NET Developer
7 23 (10.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 22 (9.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (8.81%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (7.93%) Programmer
11 17 (7.49%) Applications Developer
12 16 (7.05%) C# Software Engineer
12 16 (7.05%) Consultant
13 14 (6.17%) PHP Developer
13 14 (6.17%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (5.29%) Senior PHP Developer
14 12 (5.29%) Technical Consultant
15 11 (4.85%) Analyst
16 10 (4.41%) .NET Software Engineer
16 10 (4.41%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (52.86%) HTML
2 112 (49.34%) CSS
3 104 (45.81%) JSON
4 71 (31.28%) REST
5 62 (27.31%) AngularJS
5 62 (27.31%) SOAP
6 58 (25.55%) .NET
7 56 (24.67%) Web Services
8 36 (15.86%) HTML5
9 35 (15.42%) Spring
10 33 (14.54%) React
11 31 (13.66%) Ajax
11 31 (13.66%) RESTful
11 31 (13.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (12.78%) J2EE
12 29 (12.78%) jQuery
13 27 (11.89%) .NET Core
14 26 (11.45%) ASP.NET
15 25 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (11.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.57%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (8.37%) User Experience
3 11 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.96%) CMDB
5 9 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.52%) Life Science
7 7 (3.08%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.20%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.20%) NHS
9 4 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.76%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (0.88%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.88%) Pharmacovigilance
11 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.89%) Linux
2 20 (8.81%) Windows
3 17 (7.49%) Unix
4 10 (4.41%) Android
4 10 (4.41%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.26%) Scrum
3 40 (17.62%) Test Automation
4 38 (16.74%) Software Engineering
5 36 (15.86%) Microservices
6 33 (14.54%) MVC
7 32 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (11.89%) Web Development
9 26 (11.45%) Kanban
10 23 (10.13%) Content Management
10 23 (10.13%) Front End Development
11 20 (8.81%) DevOps
11 20 (8.81%) Open Source
12 18 (7.93%) Unit Testing
13 17 (7.49%) Analytics
13 17 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (7.05%) B2B
14 16 (7.05%) OO
15 15 (6.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 125 (55.07%) JavaScript
2 102 (44.93%) SQL
3 68 (29.96%) C#
4 65 (28.63%) Java
5 43 (18.94%) TypeScript
6 33 (14.54%) PHP
7 31 (13.66%) Python
8 20 (8.81%) XPath
9 12 (5.29%) C++
10 11 (4.85%) Scala
11 10 (4.41%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.20%) Apex Code
12 5 (2.20%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.20%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.20%) SOQL
13 3 (1.32%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.32%) PL/1
13 3 (1.32%) Ruby
13 3 (1.32%) VB
14 2 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (13.66%) Degree
2 4 (1.76%) ISEB
2 4 (1.76%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.44%) HNC
5 1 (0.44%) HND
5 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.61%) QA
2 8 (3.52%) CDISC
2 8 (3.52%) GDPR
3 4 (1.76%) Good Clinical Practice
4 2 (0.88%) PMO
4 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.88%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.44%) NIST
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (11.45%) Docker
2 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (6.61%) Puppet
2 8 (3.52%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (3.52%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.64%) Argo
4 5 (2.20%) Ansible
5 4 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.32%) Terraform
7 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (11.01%) Oracle
2 18 (7.93%) Adobe
3 14 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.73%) SAP
5 9 (3.96%) Remedy
5 9 (3.96%) ServiceNow
6 8 (3.52%) BMC
6 8 (3.52%) HP
6 8 (3.52%) Xceptor
7 7 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.08%) Splunk
7 7 (3.08%) webMethods
8 5 (2.20%) hybris
9 3 (1.32%) VMware
10 2 (0.88%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.44%) Cisco
11 1 (0.44%) Google
11 1 (0.44%) Sparx
11 1 (0.44%) Xamarin