Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 43 34
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 1429 2058 2730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.87% 5.56% 6.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.87% 14.21% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1920 2523
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 12036 14484 15391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 41.06% 39.12% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10446 12904 13318
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 August 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 18 August 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 -1 592 £47,500 - 28
Berkshire +6 331 £50,000 - 14
Hampshire -14 256 £42,500 - 16
Surrey -27 228 £42,500 +6.25% 16
West Sussex +1 173 £45,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire -8 164 £45,000 +1.12% 8
Oxfordshire -11 100 £50,000 - 6
Kent +3 78 £35,000 -6.67% 4
East Sussex -25 74 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Middlesex -1 4 £36,250 -9.38%
Sussex -4 4 - - 1
XML
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 734 (51.36%) SQL
2 701 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 670 (46.89%) HTML
4 627 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
5 528 (36.95%) .NET
6 525 (36.74%) CSS
7 522 (36.53%) Java
8 508 (35.55%) SQL Server
9 493 (34.50%) C#
10 417 (29.18%) Web Services
11 350 (24.49%) MVC
12 314 (21.97%) Software Engineering
13 308 (21.55%) ASP.NET
14 306 (21.41%) Microsoft
15 291 (20.36%) JSON
16 286 (20.01%) Finance
17 284 (19.87%) Degree
18 281 (19.66%) Oracle
19 271 (18.96%) Windows
20 264 (18.47%) jQuery
21 260 (18.19%) REST
22 247 (17.28%) SOAP
23 228 (15.96%) TDD
23 228 (15.96%) AngularJS
24 223 (15.61%) XSLT
25 221 (15.47%) Git (software)
26 216 (15.12%) Spring
27 208 (14.56%) Ajax
28 202 (14.14%) Scrum
29 195 (13.65%) OO

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
1 104 (7.28%) IIS
2 82 (5.74%) Tomcat
3 69 (4.83%) JBoss
4 64 (4.48%) Apache
5 59 (4.13%) WebLogic
6 58 (4.06%) CMS
7 46 (3.22%) Drupal
8 45 (3.15%) SharePoint
9 38 (2.66%) Confluence
10 37 (2.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 28 (1.96%) WebSphere
12 23 (1.61%) WordPress
13 20 (1.40%) Joomla!
14 19 (1.33%) Apache Solr
15 17 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
17 14 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
18 12 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
19 10 (0.70%) Umbraco
20 9 (0.63%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 66 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (3.43%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.77%) EngageOne
6 10 (0.70%) FrameMaker
6 10 (0.70%) GIMP
6 10 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (0.63%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.63%) RoboHelp
8 7 (0.49%) Inkscape
9 6 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.070%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (1.54%) Magento
2 20 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
3 16 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
4 13 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.84%) Eloqua
5 12 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
5 12 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
5 12 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.49%) Visualfiles
8 6 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.28%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 123 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 83 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.45%) SaaS
4 27 (1.89%) GitHub
5 23 (1.61%) Office 365
6 15 (1.05%) Force.com
7 14 (0.98%) Datadog
8 13 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.49%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.49%) PaaS
10 6 (0.42%) Asana
11 5 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.35%) IaaS
12 4 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.28%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
14 1 (0.070%) Boomi
14 1 (0.070%) Google Play
14 1 (0.070%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.36%) HTTP
2 39 (2.73%) Internet
3 37 (2.59%) Intranet
4 30 (2.10%) TCP/IP
5 19 (1.33%) FTP
5 19 (1.33%) VoIP
6 17 (1.19%) SSL
7 14 (0.98%) Broadband
8 13 (0.91%) Firewall
9 11 (0.77%) Network Security
10 10 (0.70%) Extranet
11 9 (0.63%) LDAP
12 8 (0.56%) DNS
12 8 (0.56%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.35%) Wireless
14 3 (0.21%) IMAP
14 3 (0.21%) SMTP
15 2 (0.14%) AMQP
15 2 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
15 2 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (35.55%) SQL Server
2 182 (12.74%) MySQL
3 145 (10.15%) Relational Database
4 126 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 114 (7.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 96 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 73 (5.11%) RDBMS
8 60 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
9 58 (4.06%) Oracle Database
10 52 (3.64%) Big Data
10 52 (3.64%) MongoDB
11 50 (3.50%) Power BI
12 46 (3.22%) NoSQL
12 46 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (2.59%) QlikView
14 34 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
14 34 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
14 34 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 33 (2.31%) Hadoop
16 30 (2.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 221 (15.47%) Git (software)
2 127 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 115 (8.05%) Maven
4 112 (7.84%) Subversion
5 108 (7.56%) JIRA
6 104 (7.28%) Jenkins
7 92 (6.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 72 (5.04%) Selenium
9 49 (3.43%) Eclipse
10 31 (2.17%) Ant
11 28 (1.96%) JUnit
12 24 (1.68%) IntelliJ
13 21 (1.47%) Hudson
13 21 (1.47%) T4 Templates
13 21 (1.47%) WiX
14 19 (1.33%) Cucumber
14 19 (1.33%) gulp
14 19 (1.33%) NUnit
15 18 (1.26%) HP UFT
15 18 (1.26%) NetBeans
General
1 286 (20.01%) Finance
2 87 (6.09%) Marketing
3 81 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 54 (3.78%) Manufacturing
5 53 (3.71%) Automotive
6 38 (2.66%) Retail
7 35 (2.45%) Electronics
8 33 (2.31%) Publishing
9 27 (1.89%) Banking
10 23 (1.61%) Financial Institution
11 22 (1.54%) Aerospace
12 16 (1.12%) Legal
13 15 (1.05%) Games
14 11 (0.77%) Military
15 10 (0.70%) Advertising
15 10 (0.70%) Law
16 7 (0.49%) Billing
17 6 (0.42%) Back Office
18 4 (0.28%) Digital Economy
18 4 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 953 (66.69%) Developer
2 287 (20.08%) Java Developer
3 267 (18.68%) .NET Developer
4 200 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 196 (13.72%) C# Developer
6 176 (12.32%) Software Developer
7 144 (10.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 137 (9.59%) Analyst
9 127 (8.89%) SQL Developer
10 101 (7.07%) Software Engineer
11 98 (6.86%) Senior Java Developer
12 95 (6.65%) ASP.NET Developer
13 91 (6.37%) JavaScript Developer
14 79 (5.53%) Junior
15 78 (5.46%) .NET Software Developer
16 76 (5.32%) Junior Developer
17 71 (4.97%) Web Developer
18 70 (4.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 68 (4.76%) Agile Developer
19 68 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 670 (46.89%) HTML
2 528 (36.95%) .NET
3 525 (36.74%) CSS
4 417 (29.18%) Web Services
5 308 (21.55%) ASP.NET
6 291 (20.36%) JSON
7 264 (18.47%) jQuery
8 260 (18.19%) REST
9 247 (17.28%) SOAP
10 228 (15.96%) AngularJS
11 223 (15.61%) XSLT
12 216 (15.12%) Spring
13 208 (14.56%) Ajax
14 194 (13.58%) .NET Framework
15 160 (11.20%) WCF
16 145 (10.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 137 (9.59%) RESTful
18 134 (9.38%) HTML5
19 131 (9.17%) Hibernate
20 129 (9.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 148 (10.36%) Computer Science
2 128 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (3.64%) User Experience
4 44 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 36 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 27 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (1.47%) Algorithms
9 19 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 18 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.05%) Fintech
11 15 (1.05%) FMCG
12 12 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.49%) W3C
14 6 (0.42%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (0.42%) NHS
14 6 (0.42%) Vector Graphics
15 5 (0.35%) Life Science
15 5 (0.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 271 (18.96%) Windows
2 160 (11.20%) Linux
3 89 (6.23%) Unix
4 72 (5.04%) Windows Server
5 53 (3.71%) Android
6 42 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 26 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.40%) Solaris
9 13 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.35%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.28%) SUSE
13 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.21%) Debian
15 2 (0.14%) AIX
15 2 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.070%) HPUX
16 1 (0.070%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (24.49%) MVC
3 314 (21.97%) Software Engineering
4 228 (15.96%) TDD
5 202 (14.14%) Scrum
6 195 (13.65%) OO
7 193 (13.51%) Web Development
8 166 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
9 127 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
10 123 (8.61%) Test Automation
11 122 (8.54%) SDLC
12 118 (8.26%) SOA
13 93 (6.51%) Unit Testing
14 89 (6.23%) Mentoring
15 85 (5.95%) Data Modelling
16 76 (5.32%) BDD
17 75 (5.25%) Front End Development
18 71 (4.97%) Microservices
19 68 (4.76%) E-Commerce
20 65 (4.55%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 734 (51.36%) SQL
2 701 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 522 (36.53%) Java
4 493 (34.50%) C#
5 162 (11.34%) T-SQL
6 138 (9.66%) PHP
7 119 (8.33%) C++
8 103 (7.21%) PL/SQL
9 100 (7.00%) Python
10 98 (6.86%) VB.NET
11 84 (5.88%) C
12 81 (5.67%) Perl
13 64 (4.48%) Ruby
14 38 (2.66%) Groovy
15 30 (2.10%) PowerShell
15 30 (2.10%) TypeScript
16 23 (1.61%) XPath
17 22 (1.54%) VBA
18 18 (1.26%) Objective-C
19 17 (1.19%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 284 (19.87%) Degree
2 114 (7.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (3.29%) ISEB
4 41 (2.87%) Security Cleared
5 30 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (1.75%) ISTQB
7 23 (1.61%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.49%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.35%) CCNA
10 5 (0.35%) CCNP
11 4 (0.28%) CEH
11 4 (0.28%) CISM
11 4 (0.28%) CISSP
11 4 (0.28%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.78%) QA
2 9 (0.63%) SLA
3 6 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.42%) PMO
4 5 (0.35%) HL7
5 4 (0.28%) WCAG
6 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.14%) COBIT
8 1 (0.070%) IEC 61131
8 1 (0.070%) JTAG
8 1 (0.070%) MISRA
8 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (2.66%) Docker
2 20 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.14%) KVM
6 2 (0.14%) NFS
6 2 (0.14%) Xen
7 1 (0.070%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (1.75%) Ansible
2 16 (1.12%) Puppet
3 14 (0.98%) HAProxy
4 9 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.49%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.28%) CloudForms
8 3 (0.21%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.070%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.070%) MOM
9 1 (0.070%) SCOM
Vendors
1 306 (21.41%) Microsoft
2 281 (19.66%) Oracle
3 62 (4.34%) SAP
4 48 (3.36%) IBM
5 46 (3.22%) Cognos
6 31 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 30 (2.10%) Adobe
8 28 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (1.89%) Tableau
10 24 (1.68%) HP
11 19 (1.33%) Google
12 18 (1.26%) Talend
12 18 (1.26%) Xamarin
13 16 (1.12%) TIBCO
14 15 (1.05%) BEA
14 15 (1.05%) Informatica
15 14 (0.98%) MuleSoft
16 13 (0.91%) VMware
16 13 (0.91%) Zend
17 12 (0.84%) Telerik