The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England / South West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 42 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Permanent jobs citing XML 313 345 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.04% 6.03% 6.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.01% 15.46% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 236 273 370
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2234 2231 2554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.08% 38.98% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 1912 2272
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the South West

XML
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in the South West.

Salary trend for XML in the South West

XML
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the South West over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in the South West

XML
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +15 100 £50,000 +4.16% 14
Bristol -24 74 £36,250 -3.33% 5
Wiltshire 0 45 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Devon -2 35 £34,419 -8.21% 4
Somerset -12 21 £44,000 +2.92% 6
Dorset +14 18 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Cornwall - 16 £24,500 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 West region with a requirement for XML.

1 384 (60.19%) Java
2 333 (52.19%) SQL
3 315 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
4 277 (43.42%) HTML
5 268 (42.01%) JavaScript
6 216 (33.86%) MVC
7 208 (32.60%) Web Services
8 204 (31.97%) SOAP
9 195 (30.56%) Scrum
10 192 (30.09%) CSS
11 180 (28.21%) Finance
12 178 (27.90%) JSON
13 176 (27.59%) TDD
14 174 (27.27%) Spring
15 172 (26.96%) REST
16 170 (26.65%) OO
17 156 (24.45%) Linux
18 155 (24.29%) Git (software)
19 153 (23.98%) C#
20 143 (22.41%) Hibernate
21 135 (21.16%) SDLC
22 127 (19.91%) .NET
23 125 (19.59%) jQuery
24 120 (18.81%) Spring MVC
24 120 (18.81%) PHP
25 119 (18.65%) C++
26 116 (18.18%) Computer Science
27 113 (17.71%) Maven
28 112 (17.55%) Jenkins
29 108 (16.93%) BDD

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 84 (13.17%) JBoss
2 65 (10.19%) Tomcat
3 63 (9.87%) Mule ESB
4 62 (9.72%) Mule
5 51 (7.99%) Apache
6 37 (5.80%) WebLogic
7 34 (5.33%) WebSphere
8 30 (4.70%) Confluence
9 29 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 26 (4.08%) Alfresco
10 26 (4.08%) Joomla!
11 21 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (2.82%) CMS
12 18 (2.82%) IIS
13 17 (2.66%) MS Exchange
14 12 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (1.72%) SharePoint
16 10 (1.57%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.78%) InVision
5 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.16%) Lectora
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 81 (12.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.94%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.63%) Maximo
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle ASCP
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle SCM
7 2 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 79 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (9.09%) SaaS
3 47 (7.37%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (4.86%) GitHub
6 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.47%) IaaS
7 3 (0.47%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.16%) Slack
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.61%) Internet
2 17 (2.66%) HTTP
3 15 (2.35%) Kerberos
4 14 (2.19%) SSL
5 13 (2.04%) SMTP
6 12 (1.88%) NNTP
6 12 (1.88%) X.400
6 12 (1.88%) X.500
7 9 (1.41%) Firewall
7 9 (1.41%) FTP
7 9 (1.41%) SSH
8 8 (1.25%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.78%) WAN
10 3 (0.47%) DNS
10 3 (0.47%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.47%) Intranet
10 3 (0.47%) LAN
10 3 (0.47%) SAN
10 3 (0.47%) SNMP
10 3 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 90 (14.11%) MongoDB
3 62 (9.72%) MySQL
4 60 (9.40%) Relational Database
5 57 (8.93%) NoSQL
6 48 (7.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 26 (4.08%) MS Access
8 24 (3.76%) Oracle Database
9 21 (3.29%) RDBMS
10 17 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.94%) Big Data
16 6 (0.94%) GIS
16 6 (0.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 155 (24.29%) Git (software)
2 113 (17.71%) Maven
3 112 (17.55%) Jenkins
4 95 (14.89%) JUnit
5 91 (14.26%) JIRA
6 86 (13.48%) Subversion
7 54 (8.46%) IntelliJ
8 43 (6.74%) Selenium
9 36 (5.64%) Oracle Forms
10 34 (5.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 34 (5.33%) Mockito
11 29 (4.55%) Cucumber
12 26 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (2.66%) Ant
13 17 (2.66%) Eclipse
13 17 (2.66%) SonarQube
14 16 (2.51%) NUnit
14 16 (2.51%) SoapUI
14 16 (2.51%) Visual Studio
15 13 (2.04%) Gradle
General
1 180 (28.21%) Finance
2 106 (16.61%) Telecoms
3 92 (14.42%) Manufacturing
4 86 (13.48%) Marketing
5 84 (13.17%) Electronics
6 44 (6.90%) Retail
7 23 (3.61%) Banking
8 17 (2.66%) Back Office
9 13 (2.04%) Games
10 8 (1.25%) Military
11 5 (0.78%) Advertising
11 5 (0.78%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.47%) Automotive
12 3 (0.47%) Billing
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Legal
14 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 426 (66.77%) Developer
2 127 (19.91%) Java Developer
3 114 (17.87%) Software Developer
4 92 (14.42%) Graduate
5 89 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 84 (13.17%) Graduate Developer
7 82 (12.85%) Graduate Software Developer
7 82 (12.85%) Junior
8 79 (12.38%) Junior Developer
9 76 (11.91%) Junior Software Developer
10 68 (10.66%) .NET Developer
11 62 (9.72%) Analyst
12 59 (9.25%) PHP Developer
13 56 (8.78%) Senior Java Developer
14 32 (5.02%) Software Engineer
15 28 (4.39%) C# Developer
15 28 (4.39%) Lead Developer
16 25 (3.92%) Applications Support
16 25 (3.92%) Team Leader
17 23 (3.61%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (43.42%) HTML
2 208 (32.60%) Web Services
3 204 (31.97%) SOAP
4 192 (30.09%) CSS
5 178 (27.90%) JSON
6 174 (27.27%) Spring
7 172 (26.96%) REST
8 143 (22.41%) Hibernate
9 127 (19.91%) .NET
10 125 (19.59%) jQuery
11 120 (18.81%) Spring MVC
12 96 (15.05%) AngularJS
12 96 (15.05%) ASP.NET
13 95 (14.89%) JPA
14 70 (10.97%) Spring Integration
15 67 (10.50%) Apache Camel
16 62 (9.72%) J2EE
17 52 (8.15%) .NET Framework
18 50 (7.84%) HTML5
19 46 (7.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 116 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 57 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.11%) User Experience
4 26 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (1.57%) NHS
8 9 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (1.25%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.10%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (0.94%) Derivative
11 6 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.78%) AS400
12 5 (0.78%) iPhone
13 4 (0.63%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.63%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.63%) Semantic Web
14 3 (0.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 156 (24.45%) Linux
2 82 (12.85%) Unix
3 63 (9.87%) Windows
4 50 (7.84%) Android
5 47 (7.37%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 20 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.41%) OS/400
9 7 (1.10%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.10%) Solaris
9 7 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.10%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.94%) SUSE
11 4 (0.63%) AIX
11 4 (0.63%) HPUX
11 4 (0.63%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (33.86%) MVC
3 195 (30.56%) Scrum
4 176 (27.59%) TDD
5 170 (26.65%) OO
6 135 (21.16%) SDLC
7 108 (16.93%) BDD
8 94 (14.73%) Software Engineering
9 93 (14.58%) Unit Testing
10 90 (14.11%) Mathematics
11 88 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
12 86 (13.48%) Programme Management
13 81 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (12.70%) Digital Marketing
13 81 (12.70%) Kanban
14 78 (12.23%) Integration Testing
15 75 (11.76%) Web Development
16 44 (6.90%) ITIL
17 43 (6.74%) E-Commerce
18 40 (6.27%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 384 (60.19%) Java
2 333 (52.19%) SQL
3 268 (42.01%) JavaScript
4 153 (23.98%) C#
5 120 (18.81%) PHP
6 119 (18.65%) C++
7 52 (8.15%) T-SQL
8 46 (7.21%) PowerShell
9 38 (5.96%) Python
10 32 (5.02%) C
11 31 (4.86%) PL/SQL
12 29 (4.55%) XPath
13 26 (4.08%) Delphi
13 26 (4.08%) Pascal
13 26 (4.08%) Perl
13 26 (4.08%) VBA
14 24 (3.76%) Shell Script
14 24 (3.76%) VB
15 23 (3.61%) VB.NET
16 22 (3.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 87 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 63 (9.87%) Degree
3 51 (7.99%) SC Cleared
4 37 (5.80%) DV Cleared
5 20 (3.13%) ISEB
6 10 (1.57%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.94%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.78%) PhD
10 3 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.47%) MCP
11 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.31%) CCA
11 2 (0.31%) CCNA
11 2 (0.31%) CCNP
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.31%) MCSD
11 2 (0.31%) MCSE
11 2 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.08%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.47%) ISO22301
2 3 (0.47%) WCAG
3 2 (0.31%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) FATCA
4 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 25 (3.92%) Docker
2 20 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.63%) MetaFrame
4 4 (0.63%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.47%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.47%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.31%) Firmware
6 2 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (4.08%) Nagios
2 7 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.78%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.63%) Graylog
5 3 (0.47%) Ansible
5 3 (0.47%) Marathon
5 3 (0.47%) Mesos
5 3 (0.47%) Terraform
6 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 91 (14.26%) Oracle
2 88 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 85 (13.32%) SAP
4 61 (9.56%) Apple
5 36 (5.64%) Adobe
5 36 (5.64%) IBM
6 20 (3.13%) Atlassian
7 19 (2.98%) Zend
8 17 (2.66%) Coverity
9 11 (1.72%) HP
10 8 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
10 8 (1.25%) Cisco
10 8 (1.25%) SOASTA, Inc
10 8 (1.25%) VMware
11 6 (0.94%) Citrix
12 5 (0.78%) Sophos
12 5 (0.78%) Symantec
12 5 (0.78%) webMethods
12 5 (0.78%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.63%) BEA
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester
SThree
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive,negotibale
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits bonus, onsite gym, flexi-hours, pe
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits exceptional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + negotiable + benefits in ad
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-51,500 + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Plymouth
itecopeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Winscombe, Somerset
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Life assurance etc
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
J.P.Morgan
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago