Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 49 35
Rank change year-on-year -14 -14 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 1338 1824 2687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.61% 5.19% 6.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.04% 13.40% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1675 2489
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 12124 13611 16054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.76% 38.71% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10507 12004 13953
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 2017. 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 -7 513 £45,750 -3.68% 33
Berkshire +5 288 £50,000 - 19
Surrey -24 240 £47,500 +7.95% 11
Hampshire -24 220 £42,500 +6.25% 14
West Sussex +8 185 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Buckinghamshire -16 169 £42,500 - 5
East Sussex -7 96 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Kent -4 63 £35,250 -17.06% 4
Oxfordshire -29 58 £52,500 +2.44% 9
Sussex - 9 £70,000 -
Middlesex -6 1 - -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for XML.

1 740 (55.31%) SQL
2 701 (52.39%) JavaScript
3 613 (45.81%) HTML
4 579 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
5 541 (40.43%) .NET
6 519 (38.79%) C#
7 493 (36.85%) CSS
8 481 (35.95%) SQL Server
9 435 (32.51%) Java
10 380 (28.40%) Web Services
11 374 (27.95%) MVC
12 309 (23.09%) ASP.NET
13 307 (22.94%) jQuery
14 292 (21.82%) JSON
15 271 (20.25%) Software Engineering
16 267 (19.96%) Degree
17 265 (19.81%) Oracle
18 260 (19.43%) Finance
19 250 (18.68%) REST
20 239 (17.86%) Microsoft
21 236 (17.64%) SOAP
21 236 (17.64%) Windows
22 228 (17.04%) Ajax
22 228 (17.04%) AngularJS
23 212 (15.84%) Scrum
24 197 (14.72%) TDD
25 190 (14.20%) Spring
25 190 (14.20%) XSLT
26 189 (14.13%) T-SQL
27 185 (13.83%) .NET Framework

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
1 156 (11.66%) IIS
2 66 (4.93%) CMS
3 65 (4.86%) Tomcat
4 63 (4.71%) Apache
5 50 (3.74%) JBoss
6 48 (3.59%) WebLogic
7 46 (3.44%) SharePoint
8 41 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 36 (2.69%) Drupal
10 27 (2.02%) Apache Solr
11 26 (1.94%) Confluence
11 26 (1.94%) WordPress
12 23 (1.72%) Joomla!
13 19 (1.42%) WebSphere
14 16 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
14 16 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.82%) Umbraco
17 10 (0.75%) SugarCRM
18 9 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 71 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.05%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.75%) GIMP
8 8 (0.60%) FrameMaker
9 7 (0.52%) Inkscape
10 6 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.45%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.45%) EngageOne
11 5 (0.37%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.075%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.72%) Magento
2 20 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
4 10 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
6 7 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.37%) Visualfiles
8 4 (0.30%) nopCommerce
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.22%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 141 (10.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.62%) SaaS
4 28 (2.09%) GitHub
5 16 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.75%) Force.com
7 9 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
7 9 (0.67%) Datadog
8 8 (0.60%) Office 365
8 8 (0.60%) PaaS
9 7 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.45%) Slack
11 5 (0.37%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.37%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.30%) Serverless
13 3 (0.22%) npm
14 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.15%) IaaS
15 1 (0.075%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.29%) Internet
2 40 (2.99%) Intranet
3 30 (2.24%) HTTP
4 17 (1.27%) SSL
4 17 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.20%) Extranet
6 10 (0.75%) FTP
6 10 (0.75%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.75%) VoIP
7 9 (0.67%) Broadband
8 8 (0.60%) Firewall
8 8 (0.60%) SMTP
9 6 (0.45%) AMQP
9 6 (0.45%) DNS
10 4 (0.30%) SMS
10 4 (0.30%) SSH
11 3 (0.22%) IMAP
11 3 (0.22%) SNMP
11 3 (0.22%) Wireless
12 2 (0.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 481 (35.95%) SQL Server
2 169 (12.63%) MySQL
3 161 (12.03%) Relational Database
4 105 (7.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 98 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 87 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 78 (5.83%) Oracle Database
8 74 (5.53%) RDBMS
9 68 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 47 (3.51%) MongoDB
11 44 (3.29%) NoSQL
12 43 (3.21%) Power BI
13 36 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
14 35 (2.62%) Big Data
15 33 (2.47%) QlikView
15 33 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
16 28 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
17 27 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
18 26 (1.94%) Hadoop
19 23 (1.72%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 173 (12.93%) Git (software)
2 144 (10.76%) Visual Studio
3 96 (7.17%) Subversion
4 94 (7.03%) Maven
5 91 (6.80%) JIRA
6 86 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 85 (6.35%) Jenkins
8 57 (4.26%) Selenium
9 47 (3.51%) Eclipse
10 40 (2.99%) JUnit
11 29 (2.17%) IntelliJ
12 25 (1.87%) Ant
13 24 (1.79%) Cucumber
14 22 (1.64%) T4 Templates
14 22 (1.64%) WiX
15 20 (1.49%) Hudson
16 18 (1.35%) NUnit
17 14 (1.05%) Gradle
17 14 (1.05%) HP UFT
17 14 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
General
1 260 (19.43%) Finance
2 81 (6.05%) Telecoms
3 80 (5.98%) Marketing
4 45 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 42 (3.14%) Retail
6 38 (2.84%) Automotive
7 33 (2.47%) Electronics
7 33 (2.47%) Publishing
8 28 (2.09%) Banking
9 26 (1.94%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.20%) Aerospace
11 15 (1.12%) Legal
12 14 (1.05%) Games
13 11 (0.82%) Law
14 9 (0.67%) Advertising
15 8 (0.60%) Back Office
15 8 (0.60%) Billing
16 7 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.45%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 878 (65.62%) Developer
2 273 (20.40%) .NET Developer
3 212 (15.84%) Java Developer
4 189 (14.13%) C# Developer
5 161 (12.03%) Senior Developer
6 157 (11.73%) Software Developer
7 147 (10.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 127 (9.49%) Analyst
9 98 (7.32%) SQL Developer
10 93 (6.95%) Software Engineer
11 92 (6.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 77 (5.75%) .NET Software Developer
13 75 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
14 71 (5.31%) Agile Developer
14 71 (5.31%) Web Developer
15 69 (5.16%) Senior Java Developer
16 68 (5.08%) Junior
17 67 (5.01%) C# Software Developer
18 63 (4.71%) Junior Developer
19 60 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (45.81%) HTML
2 541 (40.43%) .NET
3 493 (36.85%) CSS
4 380 (28.40%) Web Services
5 309 (23.09%) ASP.NET
6 307 (22.94%) jQuery
7 292 (21.82%) JSON
8 250 (18.68%) REST
9 236 (17.64%) SOAP
10 228 (17.04%) Ajax
10 228 (17.04%) AngularJS
11 190 (14.20%) Spring
11 190 (14.20%) XSLT
12 185 (13.83%) .NET Framework
13 171 (12.78%) WCF
14 136 (10.16%) HTML5
15 135 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 118 (8.82%) Hibernate
17 105 (7.85%) ASP.NET Web API
18 103 (7.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 134 (10.01%) Computer Science
2 133 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (4.93%) Mobile App
4 42 (3.14%) Client/Server
5 39 (2.91%) User Experience
6 27 (2.02%) Algorithms
6 27 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (1.94%) Fintech
8 24 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 14 (1.05%) Data Structures
12 13 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (0.82%) FMCG
13 11 (0.82%) W3C
14 8 (0.60%) Data Centre
15 7 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
16 6 (0.45%) Smart Meter
16 6 (0.45%) Vector Graphics
16 6 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 236 (17.64%) Windows
2 145 (10.84%) Linux
3 96 (7.17%) Unix
4 63 (4.71%) Windows Server
5 53 (3.96%) Android
6 48 (3.59%) Apple iOS
7 25 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.82%) Solaris
11 10 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.52%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.45%) Debian
14 5 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.30%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.15%) AIX
17 2 (0.15%) CentOS
17 2 (0.15%) HPUX
17 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (27.95%) MVC
3 271 (20.25%) Software Engineering
4 212 (15.84%) Scrum
5 197 (14.72%) TDD
6 181 (13.53%) Web Development
7 171 (12.78%) OO
8 131 (9.79%) Test Automation
9 127 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
10 123 (9.19%) SDLC
11 116 (8.67%) SOA
12 106 (7.92%) Unit Testing
13 101 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
14 97 (7.25%) Mentoring
15 92 (6.88%) Microservices
16 82 (6.13%) E-Commerce
17 73 (5.46%) BDD
18 70 (5.23%) Waterfall
19 66 (4.93%) Data Modelling
20 61 (4.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 740 (55.31%) SQL
2 701 (52.39%) JavaScript
3 519 (38.79%) C#
4 435 (32.51%) Java
5 189 (14.13%) T-SQL
6 127 (9.49%) VB.NET
7 119 (8.89%) PHP
8 96 (7.17%) PL/SQL
9 95 (7.10%) C++
10 90 (6.73%) Python
11 81 (6.05%) C
12 52 (3.89%) Perl
13 47 (3.51%) Ruby
14 40 (2.99%) Groovy
15 30 (2.24%) TypeScript
16 28 (2.09%) PowerShell
17 20 (1.49%) Objective-C
18 18 (1.35%) VB
19 15 (1.12%) VBA
20 11 (0.82%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 267 (19.96%) Degree
2 100 (7.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 38 (2.84%) ISEB
5 36 (2.69%) SC Cleared
6 21 (1.57%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.60%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.52%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.37%) CEH
10 5 (0.37%) CISSP
10 5 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.37%) MCPD
10 5 (0.37%) MCTS
11 4 (0.30%) CISM
12 3 (0.22%) APMP
12 3 (0.22%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.22%) PMP
13 2 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.71%) QA
2 8 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.52%) SLA
4 6 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.37%) PMO
6 4 (0.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.22%) HL7
8 2 (0.15%) COBIT
8 2 (0.15%) WCAG
9 1 (0.075%) IEC 61131
9 1 (0.075%) JTAG
9 1 (0.075%) MISRA
9 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (3.59%) Docker
2 11 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.30%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.30%) HDFS
7 2 (0.15%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.075%) Firmware
8 1 (0.075%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (1.12%) Ansible
2 11 (0.82%) Puppet
3 9 (0.67%) HAProxy
4 8 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.37%) Nagios
6 5 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.30%) Oozie
7 4 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.22%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.15%) CloudForms
10 1 (0.075%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.075%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 265 (19.81%) Oracle
2 239 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 60 (4.48%) SAP
4 37 (2.77%) IBM
5 36 (2.69%) Cognos
6 29 (2.17%) Adobe
7 25 (1.87%) Telerik
8 24 (1.79%) Tableau
9 22 (1.64%) HP
9 22 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.49%) Red Hat
11 18 (1.35%) Google
12 15 (1.12%) Splunk
13 14 (1.05%) AppDynamics
13 14 (1.05%) Informatica
14 13 (0.97%) Zend
15 12 (0.90%) TIBCO
16 11 (0.82%) Xamarin
17 10 (0.75%) BEA
17 10 (0.75%) MuleSoft