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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 200 172 103
Rank change year-on-year -28 -69 -25
Permanent jobs citing XML 321 251 496
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.58% 1.85% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.36% 4.32% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 238 181 385
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £43,510 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,140 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.28% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 7,366 5,809 6,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.33% 42.84% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,411 4,726 5,803
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

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 24 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -37 115 £59,000 +24.21% 22
Surrey -23 85 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Berkshire +13 67 £60,000 +11.63% 6
Hampshire -47 59 £53,820 +10.40% 8
Buckinghamshire -47 29 £57,000 +23.24% 13
West Sussex -12 20 £40,000 -23.81% 2
Oxfordshire -42 19 £62,500 +38.89% 3
East Sussex +6 15 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Kent -40 15 £38,500 -35.83% 1
Sussex - 2 £48,000 -
Home Counties - 2 £50,000 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 159 (49.53%) SQL
2 138 (42.99%) C#
3 116 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 111 (34.58%) JSON
5 103 (32.09%) Agile
6 99 (30.84%) Java
7 94 (29.28%) HTML
8 89 (27.73%) Degree
9 87 (27.10%) Problem-Solving
10 85 (26.48%) .NET
11 83 (25.86%) Software Engineering
12 78 (24.30%) Web Services
13 76 (23.68%) SOAP
14 75 (23.36%) Computer Science
15 69 (21.50%) Linux
16 63 (19.63%) Finance
17 62 (19.31%) SQL Server
17 62 (19.31%) REST
18 61 (19.00%) Python
19 60 (18.69%) Scrum
20 59 (18.38%) Git (software)
20 59 (18.38%) Test Automation
20 59 (18.38%) Social Skills
21 56 (17.45%) CSS
22 53 (16.51%) QA
23 52 (16.20%) Computer Science Degree
24 50 (15.58%) SaaS
25 46 (14.33%) Azure
25 46 (14.33%) OO
25 46 (14.33%) Oracle

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 14 (4.36%) CMS
2 11 (3.43%) Confluence
3 10 (3.12%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.56%) Apache
5 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.93%) Anypoint
6 3 (0.93%) Drupal
6 3 (0.93%) Mule
6 3 (0.93%) WordPress
7 2 (0.62%) IIS
7 2 (0.62%) Jadu
7 2 (0.62%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.62%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.31%) JBoss
8 1 (0.31%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 21 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 21 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.12%) Revit
2 10 (3.12%) SOLIDWORKS
3 7 (2.18%) FrameMaker
4 4 (1.25%) Camtasia
4 4 (1.25%) MadCap Flare
4 4 (1.25%) Zemax
5 3 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.31%) InDesign
7 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.12%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.58%) SaaS
2 46 (14.33%) Azure
3 29 (9.03%) AWS
4 26 (8.10%) GitHub
5 25 (7.79%) Power Platform
6 10 (3.12%) Azure Data Factory
7 9 (2.80%) Amazon Kinesis
7 9 (2.80%) Serverless
8 8 (2.49%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 5 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.56%) PaaS
10 4 (1.25%) Amazon Cognito
10 4 (1.25%) AWS Fargate
10 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.25%) IaaS
11 3 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.93%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 3 (0.93%) Azure Functions
11 3 (0.93%) Azure Pipelines
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.23%) HTTP
2 17 (5.30%) PPP
3 16 (4.98%) FTP
3 16 (4.98%) MQTT
4 9 (2.80%) SSH
5 6 (1.87%) VPN
6 5 (1.56%) SSL
6 5 (1.56%) WebEx
7 3 (0.93%) Internet
8 2 (0.62%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.62%) 4G
8 2 (0.62%) 5G
8 2 (0.62%) LTE
8 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.31%) Firewall
9 1 (0.31%) LAN
9 1 (0.31%) VoIP
9 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (7.79%) Power BI
4 21 (6.54%) MySQL
5 19 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (5.92%) GIS
6 16 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 15 (4.67%) NoSQL
7 15 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (3.74%) Oracle Database
9 11 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.12%) SQL Anywhere
11 8 (2.49%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.49%) Star Schema
12 7 (2.18%) Amazon QuickSight
12 7 (2.18%) Data Lake
12 7 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (2.18%) OLTP
12 7 (2.18%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 59 (18.38%) Git (software)
2 41 (12.77%) JIRA
3 37 (11.53%) Visual Studio
4 23 (7.17%) Jenkins
5 21 (6.54%) Eclipse
6 19 (5.92%) Bitbucket
7 16 (4.98%) GoogleTest
7 16 (4.98%) Rational DOORS
7 16 (4.98%) TestRail
7 16 (4.98%) Valgrind
8 15 (4.67%) NUnit
9 12 (3.74%) Jasmine
9 12 (3.74%) Postman
9 12 (3.74%) SpecFlow
10 11 (3.43%) Subversion
11 10 (3.12%) CMake
11 10 (3.12%) GCC
11 10 (3.12%) Oracle APEX
11 10 (3.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 10 (3.12%) Xcode
General
1 63 (19.63%) Finance
2 59 (18.38%) Social Skills
3 33 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.30%) Marketing
5 15 (4.67%) Local Government
6 14 (4.36%) Retail
7 12 (3.74%) Law
8 10 (3.12%) Aerospace
8 10 (3.12%) Banking
8 10 (3.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 10 (3.12%) Manufacturing
9 9 (2.80%) Public Sector
10 6 (1.87%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.56%) Legal
11 5 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (1.25%) Advertising
13 3 (0.93%) Aviation
13 3 (0.93%) Documentation Skills
13 3 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.62%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 127 (39.56%) Developer
2 62 (19.31%) Software Engineer
3 36 (11.21%) Software Developer
4 32 (9.97%) Senior Developer
5 28 (8.72%) .NET Developer
6 25 (7.79%) Analyst
7 23 (7.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 22 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (6.54%) Java Engineer
9 21 (6.54%) Java Software Engineer
9 21 (6.54%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (6.23%) QA Engineer
11 18 (5.61%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 18 (5.61%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 18 (5.61%) Embedded Engineer
11 18 (5.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 17 (5.30%) SQL Developer
13 16 (4.98%) Linux Engineer
13 16 (4.98%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 16 (4.98%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (34.58%) JSON
2 94 (29.28%) HTML
3 85 (26.48%) .NET
4 78 (24.30%) Web Services
5 76 (23.68%) SOAP
6 62 (19.31%) REST
7 56 (17.45%) CSS
8 36 (11.21%) RESTful
9 31 (9.66%) AngularJS
10 30 (9.35%) .NET Framework
11 28 (8.72%) React
12 27 (8.41%) jQuery
13 19 (5.92%) Spring
14 18 (5.61%) HTML5
15 17 (5.30%) Ajax
16 15 (4.67%) XSLT
17 13 (4.05%) Entity Framework
17 13 (4.05%) Qt
17 13 (4.05%) STL
18 12 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.35%) Legacy Systems
1 30 (9.35%) User Experience
2 29 (9.03%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (4.98%) CAN bus
3 16 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.36%) W3C
5 13 (4.05%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.74%) NHS
7 11 (3.43%) Animation
8 10 (3.12%) 3D Graphics
8 10 (3.12%) Contactless
8 10 (3.12%) Lidar
8 10 (3.12%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.80%) iSeries
10 8 (2.49%) MPEG
11 7 (2.18%) Life Science
12 5 (1.56%) CMDB
12 5 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 69 (21.50%) Linux
2 30 (9.35%) Windows
3 28 (8.72%) Android
4 27 (8.41%) Apple iOS
5 20 (6.23%) Unix
6 18 (5.61%) Embedded Linux
7 17 (5.30%) Debian
8 8 (2.49%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (32.09%) Agile
2 87 (27.10%) Problem-Solving
3 83 (25.86%) Software Engineering
4 75 (23.36%) Computer Science
5 60 (18.69%) Scrum
6 59 (18.38%) Test Automation
7 46 (14.33%) OO
8 32 (9.97%) OOP
9 31 (9.66%) Requirements Gathering
10 30 (9.35%) Fintech
11 29 (9.03%) Front End Development
11 29 (9.03%) SDLC
12 28 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (7.79%) Software Testing
13 25 (7.79%) Validation
14 24 (7.48%) DevOps
14 24 (7.48%) Multithreading
14 24 (7.48%) Process Improvement
14 24 (7.48%) Test Scripting
14 24 (7.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (49.53%) SQL
2 138 (42.99%) C#
3 116 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 99 (30.84%) Java
5 61 (19.00%) Python
6 43 (13.40%) C++
7 34 (10.59%) PHP
8 31 (9.66%) T-SQL
9 26 (8.10%) PL/SQL
10 14 (4.36%) VBA
11 13 (4.05%) C
11 13 (4.05%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.12%) Bash
12 10 (3.12%) TypeScript
13 9 (2.80%) RPG
13 9 (2.80%) RPG IV
13 9 (2.80%) RPG/400
14 8 (2.49%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.49%) Ruby
15 6 (1.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (27.73%) Degree
2 52 (16.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (5.92%) Master's Degree
4 13 (4.05%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.43%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.56%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.25%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.93%) PhD
9 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) HNC
9 1 (0.31%) HND
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB
9 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (16.51%) QA
2 12 (3.74%) HL7
3 9 (2.80%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.87%) SLA
5 5 (1.56%) Accessibility
6 4 (1.25%) GDPR
7 3 (0.93%) GRC
8 1 (0.31%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 6 (1.87%) Docker
2 5 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.62%) NFS
4 2 (0.62%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.25%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (0.93%) MOM
3 2 (0.62%) Ansible
3 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.62%) Terraform
4 1 (0.31%) Kubeflow
4 1 (0.31%) Nagios
4 1 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (14.33%) Oracle
2 34 (10.59%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.23%) Google
4 12 (3.74%) IBM
4 12 (3.74%) Sybase
5 11 (3.43%) Zend
6 10 (3.12%) Rockwell
7 8 (2.49%) Adobe
7 8 (2.49%) Databricks
8 7 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.87%) InterSystems
9 6 (1.87%) NEC
9 6 (1.87%) Northgate
10 5 (1.56%) Remedy
10 5 (1.56%) SAP
10 5 (1.56%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.25%) ANSYS
11 4 (1.25%) Bloomberg
11 4 (1.25%) BMC
11 4 (1.25%) HP