Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 52 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 -20 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 604 563 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.89% 5.15% 7.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.31% 12.78% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 518 459 685
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4538 4406 4986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.22% 40.29% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3906 3829 4354
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 West

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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
Bristol +1 221 £37,500 -9.64% 6
Gloucestershire +3 176 £45,000 - 6
Wiltshire -7 70 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Dorset +28 59 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Devon +27 34 £36,371 -9.07%
Somerset -16 27 £43,500 +24.29%
Cornwall +3 17 £27,500 -45.00%
XML
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for XML.

1 370 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (52.48%) Java
3 301 (49.83%) JavaScript
4 292 (48.34%) HTML
5 260 (43.05%) SQL
6 237 (39.24%) CSS
7 233 (38.58%) JSON
8 222 (36.75%) MVC
9 207 (34.27%) C#
10 200 (33.11%) TDD
11 190 (31.46%) Web Services
12 179 (29.64%) Finance
13 173 (28.64%) Scrum
14 168 (27.81%) .NET
15 166 (27.48%) Git (software)
16 159 (26.32%) REST
17 156 (25.83%) SOAP
18 155 (25.66%) Spring
19 150 (24.83%) Linux
20 143 (23.68%) JIRA
20 143 (23.68%) Marketing
21 140 (23.18%) Business Intelligence
22 139 (23.01%) SQL Server
23 137 (22.68%) Hibernate
24 130 (21.52%) Electronics
24 130 (21.52%) SAP
25 129 (21.36%) Telecoms
26 128 (21.19%) Manufacturing
27 127 (21.03%) Programme Management
27 127 (21.03%) Digital Marketing

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
1 102 (16.89%) Tomcat
2 82 (13.58%) Mule
3 76 (12.58%) Mule ESB
4 60 (9.93%) JBoss
5 50 (8.28%) Confluence
6 41 (6.79%) Apache
6 41 (6.79%) IIS
7 22 (3.64%) WebLogic
8 20 (3.31%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.99%) Anypoint
9 12 (1.99%) GlassFish
9 12 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (1.66%) Alfresco
10 10 (1.66%) Joomla!
11 6 (0.99%) CMS
11 6 (0.99%) nginx
12 4 (0.66%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.50%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.17%) Papyrus
Applications
1 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) InVision
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 97 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (11.75%) SaaS
3 61 (10.10%) Amazon EC2
4 38 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (1.32%) GitHub
5 8 (1.32%) Serverless
6 5 (0.83%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.83%) IaaS
6 5 (0.83%) PaaS
7 4 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (0.66%) Route 53
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.30%) HTTP
1 26 (4.30%) Internet
2 11 (1.82%) FTP
3 7 (1.16%) Kerberos
4 5 (0.83%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.66%) DNS
5 4 (0.66%) SMS
5 4 (0.66%) SMTP
5 4 (0.66%) SSH
5 4 (0.66%) VPN
6 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.17%) Extranet
6 1 (0.17%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) LDAP
6 1 (0.17%) WAN
6 1 (0.17%) Wireless
6 1 (0.17%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 88 (14.57%) MySQL
3 86 (14.24%) NoSQL
4 83 (13.74%) MongoDB
5 65 (10.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 58 (9.60%) Relational Database
7 47 (7.78%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.49%) Big Data
11 8 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.32%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.99%) Power BI
12 6 (0.99%) QlikView
13 5 (0.83%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.83%) Geospatial Data
13 5 (0.83%) MS Access
13 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.50%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 166 (27.48%) Git (software)
2 143 (23.68%) JIRA
3 121 (20.03%) JUnit
4 68 (11.26%) Maven
5 63 (10.43%) IntelliJ
6 61 (10.10%) Subversion
7 58 (9.60%) Jenkins
8 53 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 46 (7.62%) Cucumber
10 42 (6.95%) Eclipse
11 41 (6.79%) NUnit
12 35 (5.79%) Visual Studio
13 30 (4.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 29 (4.80%) SoapUI
15 28 (4.64%) Selenium
16 23 (3.81%) TeamCity
17 22 (3.64%) Gradle
18 21 (3.48%) Ant
19 18 (2.98%) Mercurial
20 14 (2.32%) HP UFT
General
1 179 (29.64%) Finance
2 143 (23.68%) Marketing
3 130 (21.52%) Electronics
4 129 (21.36%) Telecoms
5 128 (21.19%) Manufacturing
6 61 (10.10%) Retail
7 19 (3.15%) Banking
8 8 (1.32%) Local Government
9 3 (0.50%) Games
9 3 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 436 (72.19%) Developer
2 147 (24.34%) Java Developer
3 113 (18.71%) Software Developer
4 88 (14.57%) .NET Developer
5 71 (11.75%) Senior Developer
6 54 (8.94%) Software Engineer
7 49 (8.11%) C# Developer
8 46 (7.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 45 (7.45%) PHP Developer
10 42 (6.95%) Junior
11 41 (6.79%) Junior Developer
12 40 (6.62%) ASP.NET Developer
13 39 (6.46%) C# .NET Developer
13 39 (6.46%) SQL Developer
14 36 (5.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 35 (5.79%) Architect
16 34 (5.63%) Analyst
17 33 (5.46%) Java Software Developer
17 33 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
18 30 (4.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (48.34%) HTML
2 237 (39.24%) CSS
3 233 (38.58%) JSON
4 190 (31.46%) Web Services
5 168 (27.81%) .NET
6 159 (26.32%) REST
7 156 (25.83%) SOAP
8 155 (25.66%) Spring
9 137 (22.68%) Hibernate
10 111 (18.38%) ASP.NET
11 106 (17.55%) JPA
11 106 (17.55%) jQuery
12 93 (15.40%) AngularJS
13 86 (14.24%) Spring MVC
14 85 (14.07%) HTML5
15 72 (11.92%) Apache Camel
16 70 (11.59%) Spring Integration
17 65 (10.76%) CSS3
18 64 (10.60%) Ajax
19 60 (9.93%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.75%) Computer Science
2 38 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.30%) Client/Server
4 24 (3.97%) User Experience
5 23 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.48%) Virtual Team
8 13 (2.15%) Fintech
8 13 (2.15%) iPad
8 13 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.99%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (1.49%) RIA
11 6 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.83%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.83%) Learning Management System
12 5 (0.83%) NHS
12 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.66%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 150 (24.83%) Linux
2 66 (10.93%) Windows
3 42 (6.95%) Android
4 37 (6.13%) Apple iOS
5 32 (5.30%) Unix
6 20 (3.31%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.50%) Solaris
10 1 (0.17%) AIX
10 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (36.75%) MVC
3 200 (33.11%) TDD
4 173 (28.64%) Scrum
5 140 (23.18%) Business Intelligence
6 127 (21.03%) Digital Marketing
6 127 (21.03%) Programme Management
7 118 (19.54%) BDD
8 103 (17.05%) OO
9 102 (16.89%) Kanban
10 101 (16.72%) Software Engineering
11 87 (14.40%) Integration Testing
12 76 (12.58%) SDLC
13 71 (11.75%) Web Development
14 61 (10.10%) Test Automation
15 58 (9.60%) E-Commerce
16 47 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (7.45%) SOA
18 43 (7.12%) Mathematics
19 41 (6.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 317 (52.48%) Java
2 301 (49.83%) JavaScript
3 260 (43.05%) SQL
4 207 (34.27%) C#
5 101 (16.72%) C++
6 68 (11.26%) PHP
7 40 (6.62%) T-SQL
8 32 (5.30%) Groovy
9 28 (4.64%) Python
10 24 (3.97%) PowerShell
10 24 (3.97%) XPath
11 23 (3.81%) VBScript
12 22 (3.64%) C
13 21 (3.48%) VB
14 19 (3.15%) Ruby
15 14 (2.32%) VB.NET
16 13 (2.15%) Apple Swift
16 13 (2.15%) Jython
17 12 (1.99%) Objective-C
17 12 (1.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (12.25%) Degree
2 46 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 25 (4.14%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (1.99%) ISEB
6 4 (0.66%) HND
6 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.66%) MCSE
6 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.50%) HNC
8 1 (0.17%) CCA
8 1 (0.17%) CCNA
8 1 (0.17%) CCNP
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.17%) MCP
8 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.31%) QA
2 14 (2.32%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.50%) ECSS
5 3 (0.50%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.33%) WCAG
7 1 (0.17%) MISRA
7 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (4.14%) Docker
2 8 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.32%) CA Service Virtualization
2 10 (1.66%) CloudHub
3 6 (0.99%) Ansible
4 5 (0.83%) Nagios
4 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.83%) Terraform
5 1 (0.17%) cPanel
5 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 130 (21.52%) SAP
2 90 (14.90%) Microsoft
3 73 (12.09%) Oracle
4 66 (10.93%) Apple
5 22 (3.64%) Zend
6 20 (3.31%) IBM
7 18 (2.98%) HP
8 14 (2.32%) CA
9 11 (1.82%) Google
10 10 (1.66%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.66%) MuleSoft
11 7 (1.16%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.99%) VMware
13 5 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
13 5 (0.83%) Talend
14 4 (0.66%) Citrix
15 3 (0.50%) Adobe
15 3 (0.50%) Oneserve
15 3 (0.50%) Sybase
16 2 (0.33%) SOASTA, Inc