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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
England / South West
Rank 41 38 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing XML 317 368 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.23% 6.26% 7.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.42% 15.86% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 222 287 405
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 2199 2320 2573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.24% 39.48% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1963 2329
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +16 123 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Bristol -25 80 £37,500 - 11
Wiltshire -13 29 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Somerset -4 26 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Devon +6 25 £33,838 +28.90% 4
Dorset +17 16 £40,000 +5.96% 2
Cornwall - 14 £24,500 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 392 (60.59%) Java
2 347 (53.63%) SQL
3 295 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
4 273 (42.19%) HTML
5 266 (41.11%) JavaScript
6 214 (33.08%) SOAP
7 208 (32.15%) Web Services
7 208 (32.15%) MVC
8 181 (27.98%) Finance
8 181 (27.98%) CSS
9 179 (27.67%) OO
10 176 (27.20%) Spring
11 175 (27.05%) JSON
12 171 (26.43%) Scrum
13 169 (26.12%) REST
14 167 (25.81%) TDD
15 157 (24.27%) Linux
16 156 (24.11%) C#
16 156 (24.11%) Git (software)
17 149 (23.03%) SDLC
18 140 (21.64%) Hibernate
19 136 (21.02%) C++
20 135 (20.87%) jQuery
21 125 (19.32%) .NET
22 124 (19.17%) Computer Science
23 117 (18.08%) Spring MVC
24 114 (17.62%) Maven
25 113 (17.47%) PHP
26 107 (16.54%) BDD
27 106 (16.38%) Jenkins

XML
Top Related 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 88 (13.60%) JBoss
2 66 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 64 (9.89%) Mule ESB
4 63 (9.74%) Mule
5 51 (7.88%) Apache
6 40 (6.18%) WebLogic
7 35 (5.41%) WebSphere
8 30 (4.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 29 (4.48%) Confluence
10 27 (4.17%) Alfresco
10 27 (4.17%) Joomla!
11 22 (3.40%) MS Exchange
12 20 (3.09%) CMS
13 17 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
13 17 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (2.01%) IIS
15 12 (1.85%) WordPress
16 7 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 39 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.70%) MS Office
3 8 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.46%) MS Project
5 2 (0.31%) InVision
6 1 (0.15%) Gliffy
6 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 78 (12.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.62%) Maximo
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle ASCP
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle SCM
6 3 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.05%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (9.43%) SaaS
3 45 (6.96%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (4.48%) GitHub
5 18 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) IaaS
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.15%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.15%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.25%) Internet
2 18 (2.78%) SMTP
3 17 (2.63%) NNTP
3 17 (2.63%) X.400
3 17 (2.63%) X.500
4 16 (2.47%) SSL
5 15 (2.32%) HTTP
6 13 (2.01%) Kerberos
7 11 (1.70%) SSH
8 9 (1.39%) Firewall
9 6 (0.93%) FTP
9 6 (0.93%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.93%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.77%) WAN
11 3 (0.46%) LAN
11 3 (0.46%) SAN
11 3 (0.46%) SNMP
11 3 (0.46%) Wireless
11 3 (0.46%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 88 (13.60%) MongoDB
3 60 (9.27%) NoSQL
4 57 (8.81%) MySQL
5 49 (7.57%) Relational Database
6 48 (7.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 27 (4.17%) MS Access
8 23 (3.55%) Oracle Database
9 18 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 16 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.39%) Big Data
16 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
18 6 (0.93%) GIS
18 6 (0.93%) Hadoop
18 6 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 156 (24.11%) Git (software)
2 114 (17.62%) Maven
3 106 (16.38%) Jenkins
4 92 (14.22%) JUnit
5 88 (13.60%) Subversion
6 87 (13.45%) JIRA
7 53 (8.19%) IntelliJ
8 44 (6.80%) Selenium
9 35 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
10 30 (4.64%) Cucumber
10 30 (4.64%) Mockito
11 27 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 27 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (2.78%) SonarQube
13 17 (2.63%) Eclipse
13 17 (2.63%) SoapUI
14 15 (2.32%) NUnit
15 14 (2.16%) Ant
16 13 (2.01%) Visual Studio
17 10 (1.55%) NCover
General
1 181 (27.98%) Finance
2 106 (16.38%) Telecoms
3 91 (14.06%) Manufacturing
4 83 (12.83%) Marketing
5 78 (12.06%) Electronics
6 53 (8.19%) Retail
7 25 (3.86%) Banking
8 15 (2.32%) Back Office
9 13 (2.01%) Games
10 8 (1.24%) Military
11 6 (0.93%) Advertising
12 5 (0.77%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.62%) Billing
14 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 432 (66.77%) Developer
2 125 (19.32%) Java Developer
3 120 (18.55%) Software Developer
4 105 (16.23%) Graduate
5 97 (14.99%) Graduate Developer
6 93 (14.37%) Junior
7 91 (14.06%) Graduate Software Developer
8 90 (13.91%) Junior Developer
9 89 (13.76%) Senior Developer
10 87 (13.45%) Junior Software Developer
11 75 (11.59%) .NET Developer
12 61 (9.43%) Analyst
13 59 (9.12%) PHP Developer
14 57 (8.81%) Senior Java Developer
15 43 (6.65%) C# Developer
16 34 (5.26%) Software Engineer
17 33 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
18 25 (3.86%) Lead Developer
19 23 (3.55%) Applications Support
20 22 (3.40%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (42.19%) HTML
2 214 (33.08%) SOAP
3 208 (32.15%) Web Services
4 181 (27.98%) CSS
5 176 (27.20%) Spring
6 175 (27.05%) JSON
7 169 (26.12%) REST
8 140 (21.64%) Hibernate
9 135 (20.87%) jQuery
10 125 (19.32%) .NET
11 117 (18.08%) Spring MVC
12 90 (13.91%) AngularJS
12 90 (13.91%) JPA
13 89 (13.76%) ASP.NET
14 70 (10.82%) Apache Camel
15 67 (10.36%) Spring Integration
16 66 (10.20%) J2EE
17 58 (8.96%) .NET Framework
18 50 (7.73%) WCF
19 47 (7.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 124 (19.17%) Computer Science
2 61 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.10%) User Experience
4 20 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (1.39%) AS400
7 9 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (1.39%) iPhone
8 7 (1.08%) NHS
9 6 (0.93%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.77%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.62%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.62%) Semantic Web
12 3 (0.46%) CCTV
12 3 (0.46%) Replication
12 3 (0.46%) W3C
12 3 (0.46%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 157 (24.27%) Linux
2 79 (12.21%) Unix
3 69 (10.66%) Windows
4 52 (8.04%) Android
5 46 (7.11%) Apple iOS
6 23 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.16%) OS/400
9 13 (2.01%) Windows Server
10 12 (1.85%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.08%) Solaris
11 7 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (1.08%) Windows Phone
11 7 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.08%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.62%) AIX
12 4 (0.62%) HPUX
12 4 (0.62%) SUSE
12 4 (0.62%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (32.15%) MVC
3 179 (27.67%) OO
4 171 (26.43%) Scrum
5 167 (25.81%) TDD
6 149 (23.03%) SDLC
7 107 (16.54%) BDD
8 99 (15.30%) Mathematics
9 98 (15.15%) Software Engineering
10 90 (13.91%) Unit Testing
11 86 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
12 83 (12.83%) Kanban
13 80 (12.36%) Programme Management
14 78 (12.06%) Digital Marketing
15 74 (11.44%) Integration Testing
16 73 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
17 71 (10.97%) Web Development
18 52 (8.04%) E-Commerce
18 52 (8.04%) ITIL
19 38 (5.87%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 392 (60.59%) Java
2 347 (53.63%) SQL
3 266 (41.11%) JavaScript
4 156 (24.11%) C#
5 136 (21.02%) C++
6 113 (17.47%) PHP
7 52 (8.04%) PowerShell
8 50 (7.73%) T-SQL
9 43 (6.65%) Python
10 37 (5.72%) C
11 29 (4.48%) PL/SQL
12 27 (4.17%) Delphi
12 27 (4.17%) Pascal
12 27 (4.17%) VBA
13 26 (4.02%) Perl
14 24 (3.71%) VB.NET
14 24 (3.71%) XPath
15 23 (3.55%) VB
16 22 (3.40%) Shell Script
17 20 (3.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 92 (14.22%) Security Cleared
2 67 (10.36%) Degree
3 49 (7.57%) SC Cleared
4 45 (6.96%) DV Cleared
5 20 (3.09%) ISEB
6 12 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.77%) PhD
7 5 (0.77%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.31%) CCA
9 2 (0.31%) CCNA
9 2 (0.31%) CCNP
9 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.31%) MCSD
9 2 (0.31%) MCSE
9 2 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.17%) QA
2 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.46%) ISO22301
3 3 (0.46%) WCAG
4 1 (0.15%) FATCA
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (3.40%) Docker
2 18 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.62%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.62%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.46%) Firmware
6 3 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.31%) XenApp
8 1 (0.15%) LXC
8 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (4.17%) Nagios
2 8 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.15%) Ansible
5 1 (0.15%) Graylog
5 1 (0.15%) Marathon
5 1 (0.15%) Mesos
5 1 (0.15%) Puppet
5 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 98 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 87 (13.45%) Oracle
3 86 (13.29%) SAP
4 60 (9.27%) Apple
5 37 (5.72%) IBM
6 34 (5.26%) Adobe
7 20 (3.09%) Atlassian
7 20 (3.09%) Zend
8 18 (2.78%) Coverity
9 14 (2.16%) HP
10 11 (1.70%) Cisco
11 7 (1.08%) SOASTA, Inc
11 7 (1.08%) VMware
12 6 (0.93%) Citrix
12 6 (0.93%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.77%) Sophos
13 5 (0.77%) Symantec
13 5 (0.77%) webMethods
14 4 (0.62%) BEA
14 4 (0.62%) Sun
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
The People Network
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Avonmouth, Bristol
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Devon
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago