Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 49 37
Rank change year-on-year -15 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 1370 1783 2764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.44% 5.10% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.55% 13.31% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1618 2528
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,071
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.11% +10.18%
10th Percentile £26,550 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.83% +1.67% +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 12989 13392 16501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.11% 38.31% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11300 11780 14285
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -14 508 £47,500 - 20
Berkshire +2 287 £50,000 - 10
Surrey -16 273 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Hampshire -38 240 £40,000 - 13
West Sussex +8 165 £45,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -16 158 £43,250 -2.81% 4
East Sussex -10 103 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -8 65 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Kent -7 59 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Sussex - 11 £70,000 - 2
Middlesex -9 1 - -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 774 (56.50%) SQL
2 728 (53.14%) JavaScript
3 640 (46.72%) HTML
4 602 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
5 580 (42.34%) .NET
6 567 (41.39%) C#
7 514 (37.52%) SQL Server
8 508 (37.08%) CSS
9 393 (28.69%) MVC
10 392 (28.61%) Java
11 358 (26.13%) Web Services
12 333 (24.31%) jQuery
13 310 (22.63%) ASP.NET
14 299 (21.82%) JSON
15 278 (20.29%) Windows
16 275 (20.07%) Software Engineering
17 252 (18.39%) REST
18 250 (18.25%) AngularJS
19 248 (18.10%) Finance
20 246 (17.96%) Degree
21 245 (17.88%) Microsoft
22 243 (17.74%) SOAP
23 241 (17.59%) Oracle
24 240 (17.52%) Ajax
25 220 (16.06%) Scrum
26 203 (14.82%) TDD
27 194 (14.16%) T-SQL
28 193 (14.09%) Web Development
29 189 (13.80%) WCF
30 186 (13.58%) .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
1 177 (12.92%) IIS
2 75 (5.47%) CMS
3 70 (5.11%) Apache
4 66 (4.82%) Tomcat
5 49 (3.58%) JBoss
6 42 (3.07%) WebLogic
7 40 (2.92%) SharePoint
8 35 (2.55%) Drupal
9 34 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 31 (2.26%) WordPress
11 28 (2.04%) Apache Solr
11 28 (2.04%) Joomla!
12 21 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
13 17 (1.24%) Confluence
13 17 (1.24%) WebSphere
14 16 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (0.88%) Umbraco
17 11 (0.80%) SugarCRM
18 10 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 55 (4.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.66%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.58%) Chatbot
6 8 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.51%) FrameMaker
7 7 (0.51%) GIMP
8 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.29%) Inkscape
9 4 (0.29%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.15%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 28 (2.04%) Magento
2 21 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.29%) nopCommerce
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.073%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.073%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.073%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 148 (10.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (3.07%) SaaS
4 33 (2.41%) GitHub
5 18 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.73%) Azure Data Factory
7 9 (0.66%) Slack
8 7 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.44%) Datadog
9 6 (0.44%) Force.com
9 6 (0.44%) Office 365
9 6 (0.44%) OpenShift
9 6 (0.44%) PaaS
9 6 (0.44%) Serverless
10 5 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.15%) npm
13 1 (0.073%) Firebase
13 1 (0.073%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.87%) Internet
2 35 (2.55%) Intranet
3 33 (2.41%) HTTP
4 20 (1.46%) SSL
5 19 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.31%) Extranet
7 16 (1.17%) SMTP
8 15 (1.09%) HTTPS
9 14 (1.02%) FTP
10 13 (0.95%) AMQP
11 8 (0.58%) VoIP
12 7 (0.51%) Broadband
12 7 (0.51%) Network Security
13 4 (0.29%) CTI
13 4 (0.29%) Firewall
13 4 (0.29%) SMS
13 4 (0.29%) SNMP
13 4 (0.29%) SSH
14 3 (0.22%) DNS
15 2 (0.15%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 514 (37.52%) SQL Server
2 182 (13.28%) MySQL
3 164 (11.97%) Relational Database
4 93 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 91 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 78 (5.69%) Oracle Database
7 73 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 64 (4.67%) RDBMS
9 63 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (3.07%) NoSQL
11 40 (2.92%) MongoDB
12 34 (2.48%) Big Data
13 30 (2.19%) Power BI
13 30 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
14 28 (2.04%) MariaDB
15 27 (1.97%) Hadoop
15 27 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
16 25 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
17 24 (1.75%) QlikView
18 21 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 181 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 154 (11.24%) Git (software)
3 107 (7.81%) Subversion
4 91 (6.64%) Maven
5 90 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 86 (6.28%) Jenkins
7 77 (5.62%) JIRA
8 66 (4.82%) Selenium
9 58 (4.23%) Eclipse
10 49 (3.58%) JUnit
11 28 (2.04%) IntelliJ
12 26 (1.90%) Cucumber
13 25 (1.82%) Ant
14 24 (1.75%) WiX
15 22 (1.61%) Hudson
15 22 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
16 20 (1.46%) T4 Templates
17 19 (1.39%) Jasmine
18 18 (1.31%) NUnit
19 14 (1.02%) TestDirector
General
1 248 (18.10%) Finance
2 77 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 74 (5.40%) Marketing
4 50 (3.65%) Retail
5 41 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 33 (2.41%) Electronics
7 32 (2.34%) Automotive
8 31 (2.26%) Publishing
9 22 (1.61%) Banking
9 22 (1.61%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.02%) Aerospace
11 12 (0.88%) Games
12 11 (0.80%) Legal
13 9 (0.66%) Law
14 8 (0.58%) Advertising
14 8 (0.58%) Back Office
14 8 (0.58%) Billing
14 8 (0.58%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 861 (62.85%) Developer
2 257 (18.76%) .NET Developer
3 205 (14.96%) C# Developer
4 176 (12.85%) Java Developer
5 171 (12.48%) Software Developer
6 158 (11.53%) Senior Developer
7 153 (11.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 115 (8.39%) Analyst
8 115 (8.39%) Software Engineer
9 84 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 82 (5.99%) C# Software Developer
11 80 (5.84%) .NET Software Developer
11 80 (5.84%) SQL Developer
12 79 (5.77%) Web Developer
13 76 (5.55%) JavaScript Developer
14 71 (5.18%) PHP Developer
15 66 (4.82%) Agile Developer
16 62 (4.53%) Senior Java Developer
17 58 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 56 (4.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 640 (46.72%) HTML
2 580 (42.34%) .NET
3 508 (37.08%) CSS
4 358 (26.13%) Web Services
5 333 (24.31%) jQuery
6 310 (22.63%) ASP.NET
7 299 (21.82%) JSON
8 252 (18.39%) REST
9 250 (18.25%) AngularJS
10 243 (17.74%) SOAP
11 240 (17.52%) Ajax
12 189 (13.80%) WCF
13 186 (13.58%) .NET Framework
14 182 (13.28%) XSLT
15 166 (12.12%) Spring
16 143 (10.44%) HTML5
17 131 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 119 (8.69%) ASP.NET Web API
19 101 (7.37%) Hibernate
20 96 (7.01%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 133 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 93 (6.79%) Mobile App
4 56 (4.09%) Client/Server
5 45 (3.28%) User Experience
6 36 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 36 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (2.26%) Fintech
8 25 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.24%) Smart Meter
10 16 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.09%) N-Tier
12 14 (1.02%) Data Structures
13 11 (0.80%) W3C
14 9 (0.66%) e-Learning
14 9 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.58%) CUDA
16 7 (0.51%) Data Centre
16 7 (0.51%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 278 (20.29%) Windows
2 144 (10.51%) Linux
3 111 (8.10%) Unix
4 73 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 57 (4.16%) Apple iOS
6 56 (4.09%) Android
7 22 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (1.24%) Windows 10
9 14 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.73%) Mac OS
12 10 (0.73%) Solaris
12 10 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.66%) Debian
14 6 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.36%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.15%) CentOS
17 1 (0.073%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.073%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (28.69%) MVC
3 275 (20.07%) Software Engineering
4 220 (16.06%) Scrum
5 203 (14.82%) TDD
6 193 (14.09%) Web Development
7 163 (11.90%) OO
8 132 (9.64%) SDLC
9 127 (9.27%) Test Automation
10 122 (8.91%) Mentoring
11 121 (8.83%) SOA
12 119 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
13 110 (8.03%) Microservices
14 95 (6.93%) Unit Testing
15 92 (6.72%) BDD
16 87 (6.35%) Waterfall
17 86 (6.28%) E-Commerce
18 84 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
19 71 (5.18%) Multithreading
20 66 (4.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 774 (56.50%) SQL
2 728 (53.14%) JavaScript
3 567 (41.39%) C#
4 392 (28.61%) Java
5 194 (14.16%) T-SQL
6 149 (10.88%) VB.NET
7 128 (9.34%) PHP
8 121 (8.83%) C++
9 87 (6.35%) Python
10 82 (5.99%) C
11 77 (5.62%) PL/SQL
12 50 (3.65%) Perl
13 37 (2.70%) Ruby
14 34 (2.48%) Groovy
15 33 (2.41%) TypeScript
16 32 (2.34%) PowerShell
17 22 (1.61%) Objective-C
18 21 (1.53%) VB
19 12 (0.88%) Shell Script
20 11 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 246 (17.96%) Degree
2 93 (6.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 38 (2.77%) SC Cleared
5 31 (2.26%) ISEB
6 22 (1.61%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.44%) MCPD
8 6 (0.44%) MCTS
8 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.36%) CEH
9 5 (0.36%) CISSP
9 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.29%) CISM
11 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.22%) PMP
12 2 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.15%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.073%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.99%) QA
2 8 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.51%) SLA
4 4 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.29%) PMO
5 2 (0.15%) COBIT
5 2 (0.15%) HL7
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.073%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.073%) JTAG
6 1 (0.073%) MISRA
6 1 (0.073%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 53 (3.87%) Docker
2 10 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.29%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.29%) HDFS
5 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.15%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.073%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.02%) Puppet
3 12 (0.88%) Ansible
4 10 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.44%) HAProxy
6 5 (0.36%) Nagios
7 4 (0.29%) Oozie
8 3 (0.22%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.073%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.073%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 245 (17.88%) Microsoft
2 241 (17.59%) Oracle
3 59 (4.31%) SAP
4 39 (2.85%) Telerik
5 30 (2.19%) HP
5 30 (2.19%) IBM
6 27 (1.97%) Adobe
7 24 (1.75%) Cognos
8 20 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (1.46%) Tableau
8 20 (1.46%) Zend
9 18 (1.31%) Google
10 17 (1.24%) AppDynamics
10 17 (1.24%) Splunk
11 14 (1.02%) Informatica
11 14 (1.02%) Red Hat
12 12 (0.88%) TIBCO
13 9 (0.66%) Concur
13 9 (0.66%) Xamarin
14 8 (0.58%) Sencha